Monthly Archives: October 2010

Oct
22

Andrew, Wanaka

"Great family atmosphere, the attention to detail was what made this trip outstanding in every way. I would recommend this walk to everyone. Spoil yourself and escape to this unique corner of New Zealand." Andrew, Wanaka

Oct
22

BR, ACT, Australia

"An awesome experience, top location, top accommodation and hospitality. All with a passionate leader and owner, what a great combination. Thank you for allowing me to share a magnificent spot, the best I have been to. Namaste. " BR, ACT, Australia

Oct
22

A& CM Papamoa Beach, NZ

"I have been dreaming about this trip for months and it has certainly lived up to all my expectations. I adored my room- such luxury, lovely meals and wine, great company and the second day will rank up there with one of the best experiences I have ever had. Thanks to all." A& CM Papamoa Beach, NZ

Oct
22

J & PB Auckland

"Wonderful trip, happiness filled." J & PB Auckland

Oct
22

JW Queensland Australia

"We have had the most amazing experience! Thank you for sharing your treasure with us, we are thrilled to have found you." JW Queensland Australia

Oct
22

SM California, USA

"Thank you for sharing your wonderful land with us, awe inspiring mountains, vegetation and animals and that is before you get to our hosts relaxed friendly and dedicated to giving us an experience that we wanted ! Thanks again." SM California, US

Oct
21

Welcome to Kaikoura Wilderness Walks : Luxury Guided Walking Tours New Zealand

Hello world and welcome to the website for Kaikoura Wilderness Walks. Here we will keep you in the loop as to our guided walks and share with you the highlights of our days, so watch this space. Kaikoura Wilderness Walks, located on the east coast of New Zealand's South Island, offers an exclusive 2 day/1 night or 3 day/2 night luxury guided walk through the privately owned Puhi Peaks Nature Reserve, a protected Significant Natural Area of International Importance, renowned as a haven for a diverse array of rare and endangered native species of New Zealand flora and fauna. So whether you are in the Northern Hemisphere and not quite ready for the winter blues, or you are in the Southern Hemisphere and just need a break before the busy season, do book some time out with Kaikoura Wilderness Walks, and at the end of your walking day, luxuriate at Shearwater Lodge. The lodge is purpose-built with comfort and enjoyment in mind. Set in a spectacular alpine valley at an elevation of 1000m (3280ft), this eco-friendly lodge has six guest rooms, accommodating up to twelve on a twin/share basis. Here you will be able to relax and unwind whilst taking in the sweeping ...

Oct
17

Jackie and Adam, Coggeshall, UK.

“We have really enjoyed our stay at Shearwater Lodge, which has been a superb part of our trip around the world. Thank you very much to Nicky, Lance, Jude and Harry for sharing this part of New Zealand with us and for making us feel very welcome. Jackie and Adam, Coggeshall, UK. 17/10/10

Oct
10

Kurt and Mary St. George, UT, USA

“What a wonderful way to experience NZ! We felt as if we were visiting old friends after having not seen them for years. Thank you so much for helping us celebrate our anniversary in a very special and memorable way. We love Kaikoura and Shearwater Lodge. “FUNtastic”, sights, views, company, 2nd to none, we will be back!! Kurt Lesher and Mary Ehrsam, St. George, UT, USA

Oct
10

Jack and Carol Downington, Pensylvania, USA.

“Fantastic 3 days. Every detail was perfect. The entire experience was spectacular. The views & scenery are beyond description, the night sky is amazing. Lance and Harry were wonderful guides. Nicky and Jude were brilliant hosts. It was the perfect end to our visit to Australia and New Zealand.” Jack and Carol Kramer, Downington, Pensylvania, USA. 10/10/10