Whitianga and spectacular Mercury Bay are the focus of many visitors to New Zealand. Famous for countless beaches including the world famous hot water beach. Hot water bubbles through the sand where its possible to dig and enjoy your very own hot spa in the sand.
The combination of breathtaking coastal formations and the unique bush clad ranges surrounding Whitianga add up to a very special part of New Zealand.
Whitianga and Mercury Bay offer many and varied activities catering to all tastes and levels of activity you might desire, in fact, far to many to list here !!.
Whether its action or fun or idylic scenery or a desire to experience a slice of pure natural New Zealand or merely a chance to unwind in a laid back slower pace in Coromandel style its here.
Silencio Lodge is situated 10 minutes south of Whitianga in a bush clad valley.
As you cross the stream to arrive at Silencio you immediatly know you have arrived at a truly unique place. Aptly named for its serenity and tranquillity the sounds you will hear will be the sounds of the native birds and the stream meandering through the property.
The stream offers two private swimming spots as well as sheltered areas for picnicking.
Also on site are bush walks, petanque court, mountain bikes and a double spa bath in a special private setting in the bush next to a stream.
The lodge offers four double/twin suites all with their own private ensuites.
The suites are seperate from the lodge to ensure your privacy. All suites look out over the lawns, gardens and pond and onto the bush clad valley below, offering a foreever changing vista of the natural environment, as the light and weather conditions change.
The suites include quality bed linen, and fresh flowers. The ensuites include hair dryers, heated towel rails, bathrobes and toiletries.
The Lodge offers a large dining and lounge area featuring a log fire for conviviality. Also for Guests enjoyment is a library and large deck areas for alfresco dining.
For those needing to catch up with the outside world there is sky digital TV, email and fax facilities.
Home-made bread and muffins or croissants and a cooked option are served for breakfast and is included in the tariff.
Lunches and Dinners are prepared by arrangement.
Lunches can be enjoyed in the Lodge or on the deck alfresco style or taken as a picnic hamper to a queit picnic spot on the property. Or if you have decided on a day of sight seeing you might like to take a Silencio picnic lunch with you to enjoy at a deserted beach maybe.
Pre dinner drinks are complimentry. New Zealand cuisine is offered for dinner with fresh vegetables from the Lodges own vege garden when in season.
Massages and beauty therapy can be arranged on request.
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Silencio Lodge is a 2 1/2 hour scenic drive from Auckland city.
Transport to and from the Whitianga airport is complimentary.
Silencio Lodge has its own heli-pad and we can arrange your flights.
Any activities in the area can be arranged.
Lynne and Gavin will go out of their way to ensure your stay at Silencio Lodge will be a stay to remember.
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