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Breckenridge Lodge is a unique gourmet retreat. Located in sunny Hawke’s Bay wine country this lodge is a haven for those who want to relax and be treated to some of New Zealand’s finest cuisine and wines. This lodge was purpose built by owner and renowned Chef Malcolm Redmond. With only 5 ensuite rooms specifically designed to ensure personal service and an intimate dinning experience, each has it’s own spectacular vineyard view. Malcolm’s reputation for excellence in food and wine is celebrated daily in his 5-star cuisine and the optional dinner wine pairing from Malcolm’s personal cellar 30 years in the making.
The Breckenridge gardens provide over 2 acres of both organic produce to be used in Malcolm’s daily menus, as well as, ample space to wander, unwind, and observe some of the 30 species of native bird life spotted on the property. The lavender grown here is also harvested to make Breckenridge’s signature bathroom amenities.
Each private guest bedroom has a spectacular view overlooking a vineyard and expansive rural landscape. All of the rooms are air conditioned and have their own ensuite bathroom.
Breckenridge Lodge is conveniently located to suit an abundant amount of activities. Take a wine tour of some of New Zealand’s best wineries with over 30 cellar doors in the area. Explore the Art Deco Capital of the World with Napier just a 15-minute drive away. Cycle some of the 200 km of limestone paths along the coast or amongst the vines. Play 9 or 18 holes at one of three historic or world-renowned golf courses. Other activities include gannet safaris, Maori culture tours, hiking, kayaking, paddle boarding, horse riding, and fishing for world-class trout in some of the most picturesque and undisturbed rivers and streams of New Zealand.
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Malcolm Redmond and Ellie Zugel
1 Breckenridge Lane
RD3 Napier 4183
Tel: +64 (0)6 844 9411
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