Entries by Louise Frend

Wains Hotel

Wains Hotel Dunedin is currently being completely refurbished and once finished it will become Dunedin’s first 5 star boutique Hotel in the heart of Dunedin, located on Princes Street. 

Hotel Grand Windsor

Hotel Grand Windsor is an elegant 5-star boutique hotel that transports guests to the opulence, glamour and luxury of a gilded age. Passionately independent, each of the 79 suites and guest rooms are a masterpiece of classic and refined design.

River Birches Lodge and Cottage

River Birches rated Qualmark 5 stars Luxury Lodge is a member of the exclusive Luxury Lodges of New Zealand Association. The Cottage at River Birches is a luxury, single party accommodation that sleeps up to 7 guests. It is self-contained, self-catering and self-servicing. Breakfast supplies are included in the rate. Meals can be catered in the Cottage’s well-equipped kitchen or can be taken at River Birches Lodge, which is adjacent.

Azur Lodge Queenstown

Azur Lodge is indeed ‘The Total Experience’.  We are thrilled to be working with the talented professionals that conceptualised Azur Lodge and continue to manage this property in a truly service focused manner. 

Paradise Taveuni

This amazing team have done an outstanding job of improving Paradise. I can attest to the fact that Paradise is better than ever with outstanding food, service, diving, accommodation and ambience.

Mangapapa Hotel, Hawke’s Bay

Mangapapa Hotel is set amongst acres of beautiful orchards and gardens, offering stunning boutique, luxury accommodation in Hawke’s Bay, New Zealand. The hotel rooms are located in various positions around the property, offering privacy and seclusion.

Maple Lodge, Wanaka

This secluded lodge is set in its own private grounds about five minutes’ drive out of the Wanaka town centre. It boasts stunning views across Maple trees to the Southern Alps and Mt Aspiring National Park.