Seasons and Sustainability. Our New Menu.

Enjoy a flavoursome feast fresh from the artisans, rich soils and fertile grazing grounds of the Waikato and New Zealand. Read More Read More


Top 10 Traveller's Choice in New Zealand

This is a big moment for us. Not just because we're regional, or independent. But because it means we're doing things right. And that's the best reward for effort we could want. Read More


Surviving the Level 4 Lockdown

As one, we agreed to take the service in a new direction in the midst of a global health war. Read More


Social Distancing Holiday: How to holiday safety during COVID-19

If you’re wondering what to do in the Waikato during social isolation, check this out this article for a range of activities. Read More


Chasing Dreams 2: Bangkok to New Zealand

We tend to think of chasing our dreams as a solo project, something we alone achieve. Arnon Somboonarunsarn found inspiration in the things he loved, but took his motivation from those around him. Read More


What I learnt from building a hotel

It’s not something you do every day - build a hotel that aspires to a zero footprint, is guest-centric, and sees sustainability as a big picture item. Read More


We go talking to Travel Buyers

What we learnt from our first Travel and Tourism Trade Show. Read More


Great conference organisation comes from the head

13 things Conference Organisers want from a hotel. Read More


Building a responsible business from the ground up

The journey from decision to cutting edge difference. Read More


Great hotel service comes from the heart

The 4 key things to caring for guests revealed. Read More