Travel Deals: Free Hotel Nights and Epic Wine Tours
Wine tours, celestial stays and more are on offer in this week’s travel deals. Photo /Supplied
From romantic stargazing and high-end wine tours to Fiji’s beach resorts and unlimited passes to Australian water parks, this week’s travel deals have something for everyone.
FOLLOW THE STARS IN DUNEDIN
A heavenly two-day package in Dunedin is designed for two people to spend two nights at the Fable Hotel – the city’s only five-star hotel – where breakfasts are included and you’ll sip “Welcome Tea” on arrival. You’ll spend a full day with Horizon Tours, visiting historic Larnach Castle, the region’s revered royal albatross, and in the evening, a four-hour southern stargazing experience under the stars. Your tour guides provide comfy chairs, cozy blankets, hot drinks, and a light supper, while you sit back and stargaze. Priced at $1,599 (or just $800 per person), book and stay by August 31.
Contact: Horizon Tours, 021- 467 496 or visit www.horizontours.co.nz/accom-tours
TREAT YOURSELF IN THE PINOT NOIR CAPITAL OF NZ
Take a food and wine tour of New Zealand’s “Pinot Noir Capital” while spending three nights at the four-star Mercure Queenstown Resort in a Garden View Room. Priced at $589 per person, sharing, the deliciously flavorful tour is part of your vacation. Book before June 5. Travel between November 1 and December 15. A “flexible and free” change and cancellation policy is available up to seven days before travel. Airfare to Queenstown is extra.
Contact: Flight Centre, freephone 0800 427 555 or visit flightcentre.co.nz/product/15854167
ENJOY A FREE NIGHT IN ADELAIDE
Book a minimum of three nights accommodation at the Majestic Roof Garden Hotel in Adelaide and your first night will be free. Round-trip airfare from Auckland, Wellington or Christchurch and your stay in a classic room at the hotel are priced at $749 per person, based on a double room. Travel between July 25 and August 31. If you prefer to travel in September, pricing starts at $785 per person, sharing. Trips between October 18 and December 8 start at $855 per person, sharing.
Contact: House of Travel, freephone 0800 713 715 or visit hot.co.nz/Adelaide
ESCAPE TO THE GOLD COAST
Fly to the Gold Coast for a seven-night family vacation that gives you and your kids unlimited (and fun!) access to theme parks like Dreamworld, WhiteWater World and Skypoint. You’ll stay at the voco Gold Coast, where you’ll receive daily breakfasts, a $50 shopping credit, Aquaduck transportation and tour services, and a guaranteed room upgrade. This package starts at $1899 for a family. Travel by March next year.
Contact: MyQueensland, freephone 0800 654 171 or visit myqueensland.co.nz/packages
GO TO THE BEACH IN FIJI
A five-star hotel overlooking the ocean for five nights of total relaxation must surely be tempting for this spring, before the summer months. Round-trip Fiji Airways from Auckland and five nights at the Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort in a sea-view room cost from $1,649 per person and include breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. Book by May 31 for holidays from October 17 to December 14. Flights from Wellington and Christchurch for this offer are also available.
Contact: Travel Associates, freephone 0800 951 655 or departure