One of New Zealand’s premier luxury lodges, enjoy breathtaking views over Lake Tarawera with a lush natural bush and volcanic landscape backdrop. Privately owned and operated by your Kiwi hosts, Wayne and Ingrid, the moment you enter below the lodge’s vintage beams, the shade sails beckon you through and your adventure begins. The main lounge yields a spectacular vista due to the lodge’s extraordinary location. Nearby, their fine dining restaurant is available for your patronage.
Newly refurbished, all 10 luxurious suites feature panoramic views of the still deep waters and magnificent volcano. Freestanding baths allow views over the lake while soaking. Renowned for its fine dining, Solitaire’s talented chefs create daily changing fare to tantalise guests’ culinary desires. The menu features contemporary New Zealand cuisine prepared with fresh local ingredients, complemented by a variety of superb wines from a selection of regional vineyards.
Easy lake access allows the exploration of surrounding waters directly from Solitaire’s private grounds and jetty. Minutes from your doorstep you will discover secluded private bays, hot water beaches and natural thermal hot springs beckoning you to soak in. Take a scenic helicopter ride over volcanic peaks, skim across the lake in a kayak or enjoy world-class trout-fishing.
16 Ronald Road, Lake Tarawera, Rotorua
Tel: +64 7 362 8208