Few vistas rival that of Eagles Nest.
Located in the Bay of Islands and within easy walking distance of the historic town of Russell, this luxury estate offers five state-of-the-art accommodation options for the most discerning of travellers. Each as unique as the next, Eagles Nest is an experience unlike any other.
Boasting a 360 view that spans as far as the naked eye can see, those fortunate enough to visit this breath-taking address are quite literally lost for words. While it's no secret that the Bay of Islands is a world-renowned holiday destination, this hidden paradise remains a beautiful secret that few get the chance to enjoy.
Venture out and about and explore the local fishing, scenic cruising, sailing, diving, kayaking, bush walking, mountain biking and helicopter flight seeing, or relax and unwind in the lap of absolute luxury, with your very own personal chef.
This multi-award winning retreat is set within a 75-acre estate, atop its own private ridgeline offering an unrivalled panorama. All five residence offer private jacuzzis, air-conditioning, original artworks, a home theatre system, Ecostore grooming amenities and a fully-equipped gourmet kitchen.
Guests will be spoiled for choice, with a team of resident personal chefs and a specially-designed menu of your choice, featuring fresh fish, venison, lamb, crayfish and more. Eagles Nest personal chefs will prepare this meal within your own private villa, giving you the opportunity to take in the view and fully-immerse yourself in the atmosphere, with a superb glass of New Zealand wine (from the estate's cellar, nonetheless) firmly in hand.
To celebrate this beautiful retreat, we're giving one Dish reader the chance to win an escape for two for two nights, valued at $4,200. Our lucky winner will enjoy their stay in the breath-taking First Light Temple.
Boasting a mezzanine bedroom, floor-to-ceiling glass shower and skylight over the bed, once you wake up in paradise, you might not want to leave. The main floor offers indoor and outdoor fireplaces, a stunning balcony, gourmet kitchen a second full bathroom and outdoor shower.
Our winner will recieve:
- Two nights of luxury accommodation for two people in the private First Light Villa
- A bottle of Louis Roederer Champagne on arrival
- Gourmet breakfast provisions (replenished daily)
- Fresh fruit platter (replenished daily)
- A personal chef to prepare a five-course ‘chef’s selection’ menu during one night of your stay
- Selected mini bar items
- Daily servicing of villa
This competition is now closed.