Special Retreat Packages

We occasionally put together special packages highlighting some of the best experiences Poronui has to offer.  We can also create a holiday to suit your personal taste, so please give us a call on +64 7 384 2080 or contact us by email with your inquiry.

Poronui Retreat Package   NZ$1,555pp share twin                    

Escape to the spectacular back country wilderness of Poronui for two nights of pampering, fun, and relaxation.

Arrive at the legendary Poronui Lodge, check in and relax. Pre dinner drinks and canapés at 7pm are followed by a delicious dinner.

Next morning participate in a day filled with your personal program of guided activities.

Choose from the wide range on offer at Poronui – fishing, hiking, horse riding, ECO tours, eeling, sporting clays, archery, target shooting, small game and deer hunting or relaxing massages or facials.

Return to the lodge for refreshments and dinner. Enjoy a leisurely breakfast the following morning prior to departure.

Enjoy a retreat package at Poronui

This special package is NZ$ 1,555pp share twin or NZ$2,245 single and includes two nights shared accommodation for two people at the Lodge, all meals, an open bar and one day of guided activities. 

This Package is available 1st October to 31st December and 15th March to 31st December.

For enquiries please call Eve or Claire on + 07 384 2080, or make an inquiry by email.

Christmas at Poronui               NZ$1,190pp share twin   

Spend the festive season at Poronui – a complete relaxation with all the Christmas trimmings. Let us do the organising and cooking while you simply unwind.

Arrive on Christmas Eve, check in and relax. Pre dinner drinks and canapés will be served in the snooker room followed by a delicious dinner in our atmospheric underground wine cellar.


On Christmas morning, enjoy a leisurely champagne breakfast, a picnic lunch, followed by Christmas dinner in the Lodge. Boxing Day breakfast with us and depart with renewed energy to continue your holidays.

This package is NZ$ 1,190pp share twin or NZ$ 1,570 single and includes two nights double accommodation, dinner Christmas Eve and Christmas night, country breakfasts, a picnic lunch and an open bar. Bring your walking shoes! Guided activities and massages are also available but not included in the package price.

For full details please call Eve on +64 7 384 2080 or contact us by email.

Wilderness Horse Riding at Poronui    

Ride the Poronui tracks through virgin native beech, exotic forest and open grassland. With 16,000 acres to explore the riding can suit both the novice and intermediate/advanced rider.

Stay in our rustic-luxe Safari Camp, eat under the stars and toast marsh-mallows on the camp-fire embers. Fall asleep to the mesmerising sound of the famous Mohaka River, in this completely tranquil wilderness.

Your personal guide is very skilled in horsemanship, knows every inch of the property, is passionate about the outdoors, humorous and fun to be with.

Special package wilderness retreat

The riding can be two days in the saddle exploring the property or you can combine the riding with sporting clays, archery, rifle shooting, massages and relaxing.  There is also the option to bring your own horse. For enquiries please call Eve on +64 7 384 2080, or contact us by email.

This package includes three nights accommodation - 2 nights at the Lodge and 1 night at the Safari Camp, all meals, open bar, personal laundry service, two days guided trekking and transfer of bags between accommodation. Available November through April.

NZ$ 2,185 pp for a party of four people.
NZ$ 2,585 pp for a party of two people. 




To discriminating anglers, Poronui is an historic fly fishing lodge where they go fishing for superb NZ brown and rainbow trout in pristine waters.

To sportsmen, Poronui is a supreme hunting lodge where they can hunt majestic deer in a hauntingly beautiful landscape. To others, Poronui is the ultimate luxury wilderness retreat, a place where they can relax or explore 16,000 acres of timeless wilderness.

To match the premier quality of the outdoor experience, Poronui offers three supremely comfortable accommodation options: the legendary Poronui fishing lodge, luxury camping down by the Mohaka river at Safari Camp or stately Blake House - the choice of celebrities, captains of industry and royalty.

Whether your passion is New Zealand fly fishing, hunting or hiking, our guests talk of the magic of Poronui – the breathtaking location, the genuine Kiwi warmth, and the camaraderie they share with guides and fellow adventurers.

Come and experience the legend of Poronui.

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