Nestled between the mountains and the sea, come and experience the newest in eco-friendly accommodation.

About

Located an easy 2hr 14min drive south of Greymouth, 1 hr 42min drive south of Hokitika, and 1hr 53min north of Haast. Close to nature, far from ordinary. Te Waonui Forest Retreat in Franz Josef is nestled between the mountains and the sea, come and experience the newest in eco-friendly accommodation complimented by outstanding service.

All focus has been on creating a healthy, environmentally safe habitat to maximise guests’ wellbeing.

With a natural, earthy ambience and attentive service, there’s no better place to take a deep breath and simply unwind.

Every aspect of the 5 star Qualmark rated Te Waonui Forest Retreat has been crafted to an impeccable standard.

From deluxe soundproofing technology between rooms to the five-course degustation menu featuring local cuisine, every detail you can imagine has been thought out and developed.

Te Waonui Forest Retreat

A haven from the city rush, a foray into New Zealand’s pristine wilderness – Te Waonui Forest Retreat is truly a place to relax and refresh. Located in beautiful Franz Josef, the retreat is nestled in the lush bush with views of the natural environment at almost every turn. Treat yourself to a specialised massage or beauty treatment at Amaia Spa and enjoy a fine dining experience at The Canopy Restaurant. We welcome you to experience this spectacular place with us and we can't wait to see you <3

Posted by Te Waonui Forest Retreat on Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Location

3 Wallace St, Franz Josef Glacier 7886, New Zealand
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