Experience the Bay of Islands' most luxury hotel and one of the most stunning places to stay in New Zealand. Eagles Nest is a multi-award winning New Zealand luxury hotel & retreat and is set within a 75 acre estate atop its own private ridgeline offering spectacular views of the Bay of Islands.

Designed and furnished in an eclectic international contemporary style, where gardens and lodgings blend into the natural topography and foliage. Eagles Nests five luxurious villas nestle into an extravagantly beautiful island-like peninsula along a ridgeline that drops into a valley – reminiscent of a huge nest.  Ancient eagles once soared in these pristine skies.


Located in the Bay of Islands within easy walking distance of the historic town of Russell in New Zealand, the estate offers a variety of luxury accommodation options for the most discerning of travellers. The Bay of Islands is a world renowned holiday destination offering over 144 islands to explore in this sub tropical paradise. World class big game fishing, scenic cruising, sailing diving, kayaking, bush walking, mountain biking, helicopter flight seeing, romantic picnics on your own private island are but some of the many options available from Eagles Nest.


Five luxurious villas at Eagles Nest are bound to take your breath away. The Eyrie is situated high up in native bush over looking the ocean, and out to Waitangi, Paihia and the Islands of the North. This luxury  villa is perfect for three couples or a family, and features original artwork and contemporary design. The gourmet kitchen over looks the private and secluded courtyard, surrounded by tropical plants and alive with native birds. Tucked into the hillside, the 3 bedroom Eagles Spirit offers peace and relaxation in a sheltered, sun drenched location. Absolutely stunning and romantic, your every whim is catered for.

You will never want to leave First Light Temple, with the latest simplicity and elegance of international high fashion. The mezzanine bedroom enjoys spectacular views and has a floor to ceiling glass shower in the ensuite and skylight over the bed. The main floor has indoor and outdoor fire places and walls of glass bifold doors that open onto a stunning balcony on three sides. It has a fabulous gourmet kitchen, another full bathroom and an outdoor shower. Sacred Space, Casually elegant, all suites are uniquely appointed with original artwork and antique furnishings. The large two storey glass-roofed living area transforms gracefully from relaxed living to formal dining and then into your own private movie theatre at night.

And lastly, the magnificent Rahimoana Villa, featuring a dramatic aerofoil copper roof serenely floating above three-metre sliding glass walls, Rahimoana enjoys 300 degree views of ocean, islands, sunsets and landscapes. Four superb en-suited bedrooms occupy the four corners and flank the generous living and entertaining areas. All have jaw-dropping views and flow seamlessly onto granite balconies and then on to the beautifully-landscaped lawns and grounds.


At Eagles Nest, nothing is impossible. Whatever the beautiful Bay of Islands provides, your Travel Advisor at Charlotte Travel will be able to arrange this for you. From golfing to cycling, fishing to fine dining. The team at Eagles Nest are experienced to provide whatever you need anytime. Villas are decked out with kitchens and the team are able to arrange personal chefs to come in to cook for you at anytime. Join in with the chef if you'd like to learn his ways.



Charlotte Travel Exclusives

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Continental breakfast daily, for up to two in room guests
  • $100 USD Equivalent Resort or Hotel credit, to be utilized during stay
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability

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