When you’re on vacation, waking up to magical views in quality accommodation is the perfect way to start the day. Imagine waking up to the scenery of Mount Cook National Park, or falling asleep to the sound of the waves crashing on the beach in Punakaiki.

We understand the importance of a good night’s rest after an exciting day touring New Zealand, and that’s why we’ve handpicked all of our accommodation on our small group New Zealand Tours. 

Sebel Suites - Auckland Viaduct Harbour

The perfect spot to explore the ‘City of Sails’, the spacious Sebel Suites, where you’re just a  short stroll to so many of Auckland’s main attractions including, the pick of Auckland’s best restaurants, the Viaduct and Wynyard Quarter and the downtown shopping district. 

  • 24 hour in room dining
  • In room laundry
  • Full kitchen in your room
Stay in the heart of the Viaduct at the Sebel Suites - MoaTrek Tour Accommodation

Copthorne Omapere - Hokianga Harbour

Located on the shores of the magnificent Hokianga Harbour and with panoramic views out to towering golden sand dunes, a night at the Copthorne Hotel & Resort Hokianga is a special highlight. It is said that Kupe, the famous Polynesian navigator, first landed on New Zealand shores when he discovered this harbour. Catch the sunrise with an early-morning stroll along the beach – just meters from your room – and soak up the slower, more relaxed pace of life that the Northland region is known for.

  • On-site Restaurant and Bar
  • Broadband Internet Access
  • Outdoor Solar-Heated Swimming Pool
Ocean views from the Copthorne Hokianga- MoaTrek Accommodation

Copthorne Waitangi - Bay of Islands

Rich history, subtropical gardens and grand coastal vistas of the Bay of Islands characterise our stay at the Copthorne Waitangi. Cool off with a dip in the lagoon-style swimming pool and enjoy evenings relaxing on your private patio or balcony. Surrounded by the beautifully manicured gardens that form part of the Waitangi Treaty Grounds as well as uninterrupted coastal views, many of our small group New Zealand tour itineraries feature two nights here. The longer stay allows for plenty of time to relax and unwind.

  • On-site Restaurant and Bar
  • WiFi Internet Access
  • Courtesy Shuttle to Downtown Paihia
Aerial photo of the Copthorne Bay of Islands - MoaTrek Tour Accommodation

Novotel Lakeside - Rotorua

Situated on the serene shores of Lake Rotorua offering a relaxing environment with unsurpassed views of the lake. The central location, with wonderful facilities, means it is an easy walking distance to many local attractions, including cafés, bars and restaurants.

  • Lake views from every room
  • In house thermal baths
  • Lakeside walks and Ohinemutu Maori Village closeby
Lake views from your room at the Novotel Lakeside Rotorua - MoaTrek Tour Accommodation

Chateau Tongariro - Tongariro National Park

This Kiwi icon was built in the roaring 1920s and served as a hospital for recovering airmen after World War 2, everyone in New Zealand knows ‘The Chateau’.  The grandeur of the interior is only surpassed by the surroundings, you’re in the heart of Tongariro National Park and Mt Ruapehu, the North Island’s highest peak, is right there.

  • Spend the night in a World Heritage Area
  • Walks and views right out the door
  • Restaurant and bar on site
The Historicl Grand Chateau Tongariro Hotel - MoaTrek Tour Accommodation

Te Pania Scenic Hotel - Napier

Another great location, but only the best will do at MoaTrek! Just a short walk from the heart of the Art Deco precinct, Te Pania is modern, has everything you need right at hand and is our favourite place to stay in town.

  • 3 minutes walk to the beach
  • Complimentary access to the health club and pool
Rooms with a view at the Te Pania Hotel Napier - MoaTrek Tour Accommodation

The Bolton - Wellington

Right in the heart of Central Wellington lies the Bolton Hotel, a stylish and modern five-star property that’s the perfect base from which to enjoy our capital city while touring New Zealand. Located within walking distance of the world-class restaurants of Courtenay Place, choose to head out for the evening to enjoy Wellington’s eclectic food and wine scene or, if you prefer to stay in-house, the quality on-site restaurant and bar is a top choice.

  • On-site Restaurant and Bar
  • Fully Equipped Gym and Heated Swimming Pool
Inside the rooms at the Bolton Hotel Wellington - MoaTrek Tour Accommodation

Trailways Hotel - Nelson

You’ll feel the family South Island hospitality here, the team at Trailways always welcome us as friends! Three minutes from the centre of town and 10 minutes walk from the cathedral, the best spot in sunny Nelson.

  • A short walk from the heart of Nelson
  • Everything you need right on site, including riverside dining
Trailways Hotel in Nelson right on the Maitai River - MoaTrek Accommodation

Ski Time Lodge - Methven

You'll love the relaxed atmosphere and setting of this family run high country lodge, a favourite with Canterbury locals for over 30 years! The wide open spaces and southern hospitality make this a perfect stop for the night.

  • On-site Restaurant and Bar
  • Games Room
  • Laundry on site

*Due to road closures following the earthquake in November 2016, until full access has returned to Kaikoura we will stay in Methven instead of Kaikoura on this part of our tour.

Exterior of SkiTime Lodge Methven - MoaTrek Tour Accommodation

Hermitage Hotel - Mount Cook National Park

After a day exploring the legendary region of Aoraki/Mount Cook, spend a very special night surrounded by the grand peaks of the Southern Alps. No New Zealand tour would be complete without an evening here - the Hermitage Hotel looks out over Aoraki/Mount Cook itself, as well as the Tasman Valley and Mount Sefton. Synonymous with the kiwi spirit of adventure, on-site at the Hermitage is the fascinating Sir Edmund Hillary Alpine Centre. Here, guests are able to learn more about this impressive Kiwi - the first person in the world to climb Mount Everest - as well as the surrounding area’s pioneering past.

  • On-site Restaurant and Bar
  • WiFi Internet Access
  • Museum and Planetarium
Hermitage Hotel Mt Cook - MoaTrek Tour Accommodation

Scenic Suites - Queenstown

Nestled amidst the soaring mountains and turquoise waters of Lake Wakatipu, Queenstown is a destination to remember. With a MoaTrek New Zealand Small Group Tour, guests enjoy three very special nights in this alpine wonderland, staying in accommodation that is home to majestic views of the lake and the Southern Alps. Located a five-minute walk from the town centre, this is the perfect hotel from which to soak up everything that Queenstown has to offer.

  • On-site Restaurant and Bar
  • WiFi Internet Access
  • Laundry
Inside the Scenic Suites Queenstown - MoaTrek Tour Accommodation

Edgewater Resort - Wanaka

From the moment you arrive in your room, be inspired by the grand panorama of snowy peaks and tranquil waters laid out before you. Gaze out to this special vista from your private balcony or patio. Nestled right on the shores of the lake, this property perfectly showcases the stunning landscapes Wanaka is famous for. After a day spent touring New Zealand, the spa and sauna facilities located in the hotel offer a great way to relax.

  • On-site Restaurant and Bar
  • WiFi Internet Access
  • Spa and Sauna
Lake views from the rooms at Edgewater Wanaka - MoaTrek Tour Accommodation

Punga Grove - Franz Josef Glacier

Hidden amongst lush West Coast rainforest, Punga Grove is a beautiful and relaxing place to stay on a small group New Zealand tour. A convenient base from which to explore the shops, cafes and bars of charming Franz Josef Village, the property is surrounded by native New Zealand ferns and is only a short drive away from the Franz Josef Glacier Access. Unpack and relax – MoaTrek guests enjoy two tranquil nights in this grand natural setting.

  • Laundry
  • WiFi Internet Access
Your room right amongst rainforest at Franz Josef - MoaTrek Tour Accommodation

Punakaiki Resort - Paparoa National Park

Wake up to the sound of the Tasman Sea just meters from your room at the Punakaiki Resort. Designed with the local environment in mind, this property is flanked by lush, emerald-green rainforest, offering an overnight experience that’s totally in harmony with nature. This four-star accommodation lies a short walk from the Pancake Rocks and Blowholes and offers a delicious dining experience. Celebrate your New Zealand tour with dinner overlooking the coastline on-site at Jacob’s Grill Restaurant.

  • On-site Restaurant and Bar
  • WiFi Internet Access
  • Direct Beach Access
View to the ocean from your room at Punakaiki Resort - MoaTrek Tour Accommodation

Chateau on the Park - Christchurch

If you like gardens, then you'll love 'the Chateau', as the locals call it. Nestled between the Garden City icons of Hagley Park and Mona Vale, with their own 5 acre garden as well, this is a real oasis of green. Walk or bike through the park to the botanical gardens, Canterbury museum, Arts Centre and the Restart Mall.

  • Swimming pool and fitness room on site
  • Full restaurant and bar, garden dining
Garden view rooms at the Chateau on the Park Christchurch - MoaTrek Tour Accommodation

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