Set atop 6,000 rolling acres of stunning pasture-land in Hawke’s Bay, New Zealand, The Farm at Cape Kidnappers is the perfect setting for honeymoons and romantic getaways. The Farm affords spectacular 180-degree views of the Pacific Ocean. The cluster of luxury lodge buildings suggest a working farm with the buildings combining rustic and textured materials with comfortable modern furniture.


Situated at Hawke's Bay, The Farm at Cape Kidnappers is accessible multiple ways. Air New Zealand operates at least 8 scheduled flights daily from Auckland (55 minutes) or Wellington (50 minutes) to Napier (Hawke's Bay) Airport. A 45 minute transfer can be arranged from Napier airport to The Farm for guests. Alternatively, guests can travel by helicopter directly to Cape Kidnappers as well.


Relax on your private balcony, as you absorb the magnificent 180-degree sweeping views of the farm, golf course and the shimmering Pacific Ocean. Situated on top of the hill above the Lodge are 8 Hilltop Suites offering comfort and spectacular vistas. Two Hilltop Suites have the option to add an inter-connecting option to a smaller bedroom. 8 Ridge Suites are situated atop the skyline ridge to the southwest of and a short walk from the Lodge. Spacious, comfortable and private with fireplaces and full (wet) mini bars. Located inside the Lodge Building, Lodge Suites offer the convenience of proximity to lodge facilities, full (wet) mini bars and two of our four Lodge Suites offer fireplaces.

Ideal for a family or group of friends travelling together, The Owner's Cottage at our lodge offers boutique hotel facilities, with space for up to 8 guests. Unwind and enjoy 4 deluxe bedrooms with fireplaces, large bathrooms, walk-in closets, mini-bars and private balconies overlooking the magnificent Pacific Ocean. Socialise in the large living room with a stone fireplace, generously-sized open-plan kitchen and dining area. Or enjoy privacy in 1 of the 2 smaller sitting rooms, each with fireplaces, TVs and comfortable seating. For added luxury during your stay in the Owner's Cottage, soak up the ambience in the outdoor jacuzzi on the stone terrace. The Owner's Cottage can be rented as a 2 bedroom or 4 bedroom house.


The Farm at Cape Kidnappers has a range of facilities to accommodate all of your vacation requirements. Nestled amongst 6,000 acres of stunning farmland in the beautiful Hawke's Bay, New Zealand, it encompasses terrain which is reminiscent of the American West but plunges 800 feet into the sea. Cape Kidnappers boasts some of the most inspiring trails in the North Island. Explore a variety of terrain, from moderate forest walks to ocean side hikes along the cliffs. Backpacks, blankets, picnics and directions are always available. If you prefer a more structured experience, trail guides are available for hire by reservation.



Charlotte Travel Exclusives

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Daily full breakfast, for up to two in room guests
  • $100 USD Equivalent Spa Services credit
  • Early check-in/late check-out subject to availability

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