This scenic New Zealand sanctuary woos guests with luxury accommodations, excellent golf and decadent spa treatments.
Set in a ruggedly beautiful corner of New Zealand’s South Island near Queenstown, Millbrook is blessed with spectacular scenery. But that's not all it has going for it. Not in the least. The Remarkables Mountain Range, studded with fjords and crystal-blue lakes, serves as a backdrop for the resort's tennis courts, pools, 500 acres of walking and hiking trails, and 27-hole golf course. As for the accommodations, they range from studios and suites to cottages and fairway-sited homes. All are furnished in contemporary French Provincial style and come with balconies or patios, walk-in wardrobes and flat-screen TVs with Sky TV. Higher up the luxury scale, guests will find amenities like kitchens and fireplaces.
The complimentary Health & Fitness Centre is impressive, with Life Fitness cardio equipment, group fitness classes, an indoor pool, yoga and Pilates classes, physiotherapists, personal trainers ... the list goes on and on. There is also a house spa featuring. Vichy aqua massages, skin-boosting facials and fragrant body wraps. Of the resort's four restaurants, the Millhouse is a favorite, offering a rustic setting with an original wall from the property's old mill house. The menu features seasonal dishes with European influences, while the offerings at Kobe reveal a modern take on classic Japanese cuisine. In addition, guests can dine on casual fare at Hole In One and enjoy a hearty breakfast before a round of golf at the Clubhouse.