Lakes & Mountains
Located amongst the dramatic and beautiful Orinoco Valley, and within easy reach of the epic Kahurangi National Park, Edenhouse is an ideal base for exploration of the mountains or a retreat among them. Hike along hidden valley paths or tackle the striking Mount Arthur, home to some of the country's most intricate cave systems. Hire a cutting-edge mountain-bike and gather speed as you explore the breathtaking landscape. Enjoy a luxurious, bird's-eye view of the captivating region by helicopter, landing beside a pristine glacial lake or the fantastical Mount Olympus.
Exhilaration and thrills are aplenty at Edenhouse and amongst the striking natural landscape that surrounds it. Take a short trip to the dramatic Abel Tasman National Park and enjoy canyoning through mind-blowing scenery, as you slide down chutes, abseil through waterfalls and zip-line over rocks. Saddle up for a trek-of-a-lifetime as you navigate the spectacular Old Man Range, boasting stunning sea views, often classed as the most scenic horse-trek route in New Zealand. Take to the skies with flying lessons aboard an aerobatic aircraft, culminating in your own real-life flight, video recorded for lasting memories.
Nestled in the heart of the Nelson region, Edenhouse is surrounded by a number of boutique wineries, some of which are just minutes away. Discover a selection of New Zealand's finest Chardonnays and Pinot Noirs, as well as the renowned, aromatic Sauvignon Blanc of the region. Tour the enchanting vineyards with a local expert and taste the exquisite wine that the area is so famous for. Nearby Himmelsfeld Vineyard - offering fascinating wines in tiny quantities to the informed and discerning - is a must-visit. Leave with a feeling of belonging as the remarkable owner treats each individual as her honoured guest.
Spa & Wellness
Fully aware of guests' wish to unwind and rejuvenate during their luxurious retreat, massage and beauty therapist, Jacqui Jenkins is a valued member of the small and carefully selected Edenhouse team. From the comfort and privacy of your own suite, you can enjoy expert treatments from Jacqui or one of her highly-qualified staff members. Whether you select a deep-tissue massage, acupressure, aromatherapy or reflexology, relaxation is guaranteed.