Auckland & Waiheke Island, New Zealand
This luxury boutique hotel is perched above a dazzling bay and the white sandy beaches of Oneroa on Waiheke Island,
a 35-minute ferry ride or ten minutes by helicopter from Auckland
, on New Zealand
’s North Island.
The Boatshed is the epitome of luxe island living and will appeal to couples and honeymooners seeking a chic, romantic hideaway in an idyllic beachside setting. It does not accommodate children under 12 except infants under 12 months old.
The hotel provides seven lavish beachfront suites including two bungalows, all offering the utmost privacy. All rooms feature striking nautical architecture, stylish furnishings and panoramic ocean views with some opening right onto the sand. The unique three-storey Lighthouse is the perfect retreat for honeymooners.
Enjoy mouthwatering cuisine including succulent seafood and gourmet meat cuts, accompanied by New Zealand fine wines, in an al fresco setting. A number of superb restaurants and cafés can be found nearby.
There is plenty to keep you busy in the vicinity of the hotel. Stroll along the beach; hire a beach buggy; visit Oneroa’s markets and art galleries; tour vineyards or indulge in a massage in the privacy of your suite.
Lightfoot Travel provides tailor-made itineraries that include daily tours and excursions, restaurant recommendations and bookings, and can incorporate Auckland & Waiheke Island into a greater New Zealand or Australasian holiday. Take a look at Food and Wine Discovery of New Zealand as an example of a bespoke itinerary that we can create for you.
- Location & Getting There
This luxury boutique hotel is perched above a dazzling bay and the white sandy beaches of Oneroa on Waiheke Island, a 20-minute drive from Auckland Airport followed by a 35-minute ferry ride.
The Boatshed provides 7 lavish Beachfront Suites including two bungalows, all offering the utmost privacy. The 3 Boatsheds are cozy living spaces with an open plan bedroom and sitting area, along with a fireplace and sun loungers on the private deck. The Lighthouse Suite is a three-storey tower featuring a day room, private terrace and views of the boats on the bay. The Bridge room features a private stairs and entrance, internal porch and alcoholic mini bar. Bungalows boast a private porch with garden views, large sitting areas and a freestanding bath for two.
- Dining: Fine dining
There is plenty to keep guests busy in the vicinity of the hotel. Stroll along the beach, hire a beach buggy, visit Oneroa’s markets and art galleries, tour vineyards and wineries, go hiking, scuba diving, sailing or clay bird shooting.
No children under the age of 12 (infants 12 months and less are accepted).