Plan a special event, romantic stay or simply relaxing retreat in Wanaka. Riverrun offers a quiet haven from which to enjoy the myriad of outdoor adventure activities and magnificent alpine scenery that Wanaka has to offer. Spectacular mountain views, privacy, professional service, comfort and indulgence, fine food and wine provide the perfect respite. Stroll down to the river, relax on the lodge verandahs, soak in the private outdoor hot tub with a glass of wine from the lodge kitchen, and contemplate more adventurous activiites for tomorrow. We have listed two romantic occasion options here but please ask us if you have any other special requests for a special Wanaka stay or romantic honeymoon at Riverrun.
Honeymoon or Romantic Retreat
Three nights luxury accommodation at Riverrun lodge, a complimentary bottle of Central Otago pinot noir (or local champagne if you prefer), evening appetisers each night and sumptuous breakfasts daily. On the second day of your stay enjoy a spectacular helicopter excursion across Lake Wanaka and into the heart of the Southern Alps. Land on glittering snow with a view of Mt Aspiring before you explore the glaciers and icefalls, sheer cliffs, remote alpine lakes and waterfalls that surround this most beautiful of New Zealand peaks. A second landing and gives you extensive views the length of Lake Wanaka and more photo opportunities before returning back over the lake to your accommodation. Allow a full hour for this excursion and we will endeavour to pick the best weather window for your excursion. Please go to our Enquire or Book Online page and select Riverrun Honeymoon from the package selections available.
NZ$1125 per person Cardrona room double/twin share
NZ$1275 per person Clutha room double/twin share
Ensuring that your wedding day goes smoothly means having staff on during the day to receive photographers, hairdressers, make-up assistants, flowers, provide light snacks while you prepare and some champagne to calm nerves or enjoy afterwards. We include a light platter, a bottle of local champagne and our advice, flexibility and time and ask that you select this option if you are getting married (off-site) whilst staying at Riverrun. NZ$120 per booking. Please note that there is a location fee for small on-site weddings hosted at Riverrun.