Hotel / newzealand / north-island

The Farm at Cape Kidnappers

448 Clifton Rd., Te Awanga, Hawke's Bay, Napier, New Zealand


The Farm at Cape Kidnappers


Insider Tip

With more than 70 wineries, Hawke's Bay is New Zealand's second largest wine growing region. Guests can arrange full or half-day tours and private tastings (surcharge).

Hotel Overview

Dramatic scenery
Located at Hawke's Bay on the southeast side of the North Island, this luxury lodge encompasses 6,000 acres of rolling farmland that plunges to the sea below.
Balconies, LCD TVs
22 suites feature balconies or patios with views of the farm, golf course, and Pacific Ocean. Amenities include LCD TVs, DVD/CD players, and complimentary minibars.
Infinity pool, spa
The hotel features an 18-hole golf course, a spa, and an infinity pool. Breakfast, dinner, and pre-dinner drinks and canapés are included in the room rate.

Amenity highlights:

Hugging a seaside cliff, the 18-hole golf course offers stunning views. Walking trails wind through the property and guest enjoy use of mountain bikes. Treatments at the spa include the Jade and Crystal Massage, the Kiwi Wrap, and the Crystallized Earth Stone Facial (surcharge). The hotel also features an infinity pool and spa tub overlooking the ocean.

What to expect:

Designed with rustic materials including stone and weathered wood, this hotel has a warm and welcoming ambiance. The main lodge welcomes guest with comfortable sitting areas and a library with a fireplace. Luxurious yet relaxed, the hotel attracts golfers, spa enthusiasts, and families seeking a peaceful New Zealand vacation.


448 Clifton Rd., Te Awanga, Hawke's Bay, Napier, New Zealand


NPE - Hawkes Bay



Property Amenities

Set on a 6,000-acre sheep and cattle farm overlooking the Pacific Ocean, this New Zealand hotel is located in the southeast area of the North Island. Perched on the hillside above the lodge, the spa offers massages, facials, body wraps, pedicures, manicures, and salon services (surcharge). The hotel also features an infinity pool and spa tub surrounded by lounge chairs and umbrellas. Other recreational facilities include walking trails, a fitness center, and an 18-hole golf course set on a seaside cliff (surcharge). The main dining room serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and the clubhouse serves lunch and light snacks. Amenities include a business center, concierge services, and a library. Parking is complimentary. The amenities listed below are available on site; fees may apply:

  • Air-conditioned public areas
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Beauty services
  • Business center


Extra person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
There are no room charges for children 4 and younger when staying in the same room as their parents or guardians and using existing bedding.
Rollaway beds and cribs (infant beds) may be available and should be requested at the time of booking; fees may apply.
Photo identification and credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in, cannot be guaranteed, and may incur additional charges.


Main Dining Room
Offers a Continental buffet and hot à la carte selections for breakfast and à la carte menus for lunch and dinner. Dinner menu changes nightly and showcases New Zealand lamb and beef, seafood, and local produce. Also offers a complimentary cocktail hour with hot and cold hors d'oeuvres. Dress code: men are required to wear jackets during cocktail hour and dinner.
Clubhouse Dining Room
Offers a full lunch menu and light snacks.


Designed by golf architect Tom Doak, the 18-hole golf course is built on a seaside cliff with dramatic views of Hawke's Bay. Walking trails wind throughout the property and four-wheel drive or ATV tours are available. Mountain bikes are also offered.Nearby activities include scenic helicopter tours, white-water rafting, horse riding, and paragliding (surcharges apply). The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
  • Fishing
  • Golfing
  • Helicopter/airplane sightseeing
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Horse riding/rental
  • Mountain biking
  • Pilates classes/instruction
  • Rafting
  • Running track/path
  • Yoga classes/instruction