The ultimate in relaxation and indulgence

Treat yourselves to a 2-night relaxation and rejuvenation retreat at Takou River. Allow yourselves to be pampered by our experienced massage therapist in the comfort of your accommodation. Relax and soak away the stress in your private outdoor bath, or snuggle in front of your cosy wood fire. Combine 2 nights accommodation for a couple with a 1-hour treatment per person from our massage and spa treatments menu above. 

Total cost for a couple staying 2 nights - $800

Package Includes

  • 2 nights boutique accommodation for a couple in your own self-contained cottage with cotton linen, cosy throws, feather duvets, Super King or King bed and en suite bathroom
  • 1 hr massage or spa treatment per person
  • Free use of kayaks, canoes and fishing rods with the deserted sandy beaches of Takou Bay a short paddle downstream
  • 5 acres of secluded sub-tropical gardens to wander
  • 150 acres of certified organic pasture, native bush and riverside walkways to explore
  • Complimentary toiletries, candles, fresh flowers and magazines in your cottage
  • Your own private alfresco claw foot bath or indoor spa bath (The Lodge) free to use when ever you like
Choose from:  Magic Cottage  – the ultimate romantic retreat, voted one of the Top Ten Luxury Lodges in New Zealand. River and Summer Cottages – cosy 2 bedroom cottages with wood fires, private, romantic out door claw-foot baths set in the stunning gardens. The Lodge - with its beautiful north facing views to the river, wood fire and indoor spa bath. The Shearers’ Cottage -with its secluded sunken alfresco bath, cosy fire and spacious interior. And last but not least, our exclusive Luxury Camping or ‘Glamping’ site – designed for a couple, with its beautiful safari style tent and private outdoor claw foot bath overlooking the river.

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Massages and Spa Treatments

Be pampered in the privacy of your accommodation by our leading therapist. Gabriella offers a range of heavenly massage and beauty therapy treatments for the ultimate in relaxation and rejuvenation.


1 hr Massage   100
1.5 hr Massage   150
2 hr Massage
Relaxing swedish, deep tissue remedial, acupressure
1 hr Luxury Facial
Includes eyebrow shaping; eyelash or brow tint
1.5 hr Eyelash Extensions 150
1 hr Divine Manicure or Pedicure   100

Gabriella is available 7 days a week, with 24 hours notice. A minimum 2-hour treatment time is required when booking. To book either contact Us, or Gabriella tel: 021 126 8170


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