Caves. They sound just like the final place you’d need to spend an evening. Not to mention pay for the privilege.
Tourism New Zealand’s newest marketing campaign is urging us all to attempt one thing new, and I count on for many of us, sleeping underground is uncharted territory.
However don’t concern. I am not asking you to morph right into a human weta for the night time. We’re speaking luxurious underground escapes the place you may get pleasure from a martini and sauna, earlier than watching the sundown over your individual little slice of subterranean paradise.
Let’s check out a number of the nation’s sunken treasures, ultimate for a little bit of distinctive R&R.
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Underhill – Waikato
This fairytale adults-only grotto is sort of a tiny underground candle-lit fort.
The medieval-style retreat is about round a personal lake – with two essential caves. The primary is your dwelling space, full with elaborate stonework, native timbers and handcrafted iron fittings.
There isn’t any energy, so in line with the medieval theme, the place is candle-lit, with a coal fireplace…