Shane Green's Top 10 New Zealand Hotels

Resort Rescue host and hospitality expert Shane Green shares his 10 favorite hotels in New Zealand. Here are the most amazing and romantic lodging experiences his home country has to offer.

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Matakauri Lodge - Queenstown

Breathtaking water views greet you each morning as you savor the best food New Zealand has to offer. Matakauri gets it -- they outshine most others with their stellar wines, amenities and staff. Close to many golfing, hiking and scenic adventures, this lodge is a treat for adventurous people who want to soak in the landscapes. Designed for travelers who want to unplug and unwind, Matakauri is truly a world-class experience.


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