By Ian Neubauer
A 5-star country estate in New Zealand is offering special indulgence packages targeted at the MICE market.
The Parehua Martinborough Country Estate is located in a historic wine village 90 minutes drive from Wellington. The property has thirty luxury cottages, suites and villas set amongst secluded woodlands with views across a willow-fringed lake.
Amenities include a 15-person boardroom, a 60-person functions room and a licensed restaurant that flows out to an outdoor terrace overlooking a pool and tennis court.
Food and wine activities are draw cards for the region, along with golf, nature adventures and visiting cellar door venues of the world-acclaimed Marlborough wine region.
The Parehua Corporate Pamper Package for two includes two nights accommodation in a luxury lakeside suite, cooked
breakfast each morning, a full-body massage for two, a bottle of wine on arrival and dinner for two at a Martinborough restaurant.
The package costs NS$850 and is valid until September 30 for corporate clients only.