Enjoy a 5-night luxury glamping stay for 2 guests in a Luxury Safari Tent at the beautiful Ikurangi Eco Retreat in Rarotonga in the Cook Islands, including: a daily tropical breakfast, complimentary use of bikes & snorkelling equipment and a bottle of bubbles on arrival, valued at approximately $1,998 NZD / £1,130 GBP / $1,500 USD*.
Prize stay dates: to be booked in advance and taken between 01 November 2017 – 01 April 2018 or 01 November 2018 – 01 April 2019 excluding stays between: 15 December 2017 – 15 January 2018 and 15 December 2018 – 15 January 2019, subject to availability.
Discover the Ikurangi Eco Retreat, the Cook Islands only glamping hotel which lies in the capital of Rarotonga. This beautiful South Pacific island retreat offers views over the Takitumu Mountain ranges and comprises of four Luxury Safari Tents perched upon private timber decks as well as two Polynesian ‘Are’ Studios. Everything at the retreat is eco-conscious and based around the concept of causing as little impact or damage to the environment as possible.
Each of the tents are equipped with home comforts including a king-size bed, electricity, hot water and a bar fridge as well as all the amenities you would expect from a boutique hotel: luxury waffle robes, hair dryer, iron & ironing board, tea and local artisan coffee facilities and natural bathroom amenities from luxury NZ brand, Ashley & Co. Each tent features fully screened windows, pedestal fan, private ensuite with modern composting toilet and private outdoor rainmaker shower and outside your tent you will find a large timber deck area furnished with a table, sofa and chairs to relax in whilst enjoying a sun-downer. Each morning you will be greeted with a tropical breakfast delivered right to your door featuring a selection of fresh fruit, artisan breads and muesli – lovely!
There’s plenty to do on the island including: jeep safaris; touring the local Matutu brewery; open-air dining, bars and cafes and swimming at the lagoon-like Muri Beach to name but a few. The Ikurangi Eco Retreat also provides complimentary bicycles and snorkelling equipment to allow you to explore the wild side of the island, plus they can also arrange private yoga sessions in the gardens of Ikurangi.
The winner will be staying in a Luxury Safari Tent with canvas covered bedroom, luxurious outdoor bathroom and large timber outdoor deck with seating. Inside you will find a king bed (or two singles if requested), pedestal fan, bar fridge, electricity for charging electronics, hair dryer, iron & ironing board, complimentary tea and local artisan coffee facilities, safe, fully screened windows and ensuite with modern composting toilet and private outdoor hot water shower.
Please note: once the booking is confirmed, dates cannot be amended and this prize is for a maximum of 2 guests. Guests over 12 years welcome.
Terms and Conditions
Luxury Travel Diary terms and conditions apply. *This auction item is valued at approximately $1,998 NZD by Ikurangi Eco Retreat, Rarotonga, Cook Islands – please note this valuation is the list price provided to Luxury Travel Diary by the Auction Prize Provider and should be used as a guide only as cheaper discounted rates may be available. No cash alternative is available. This auction item excludes flights and transport – you will need to arrange your own flights / transportation to and from your home to Ikurangi Eco Retreat, Rarotonga, Cook Islands to coincide with your booking. Your stay is subject to availability, must to be booked in advance and taken between 01 November 2017 – 01 April 2018 or 01 November 2018 – 01 April 2019 excluding stays between: 15 December 2017 – 15 January 2018 and 15 December 2018 – 15 January 2019, subject to availability. Please note: once the booking is confirmed, dates cannot be amended and this prize is for a maximum of 2 guests. Winners must pay for their auction item in full via Paypal within 48 hours of the auction end, otherwise Luxury Travel Diary Ltd. reserves the right to offer the auction item to the next highest bidder with immediate effect. To the fullest extent permitted by law, Luxury Travel Diary will not be liable for any loss or damage arising out of the winners’ use or enjoyment of the prize; and the winner acknowledges that Luxury Travel Diary accepts no responsibility whether directly or indirectly for any claims whatsoever arising in respect of the prizes provided by third party providers or sponsors.