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20.03.2020

COVID-19

To our valued guests, We at CPG Hotels are staying close to the developments of the COVID-19 situation and are adjusting our operational procedures as appropriate. Please know that we are intently monitoring the Covid-19 situation around the clock and have strict procedures in place to ensure a healthy stay at any of our hotelsRead more

Painted eggs on table with flowers

04.03.2020

What to Do in Auckland This Easter

Got your Auckland accommodation sorted, but still looking for things to do in Auckland this Easter weekend? Fortunately, we’ve rounded up a list of the top activities that will be on for Easter 2020 here in New Zealand’s biggest and most vibrant city. Read on to see them for yourself! 1. The Royal Easter ShowRead more

A man mountain biking in Rotorua

01.11.2018

13 free things to do in Rotorua!

Rotorua is an awesome hotspot for things to do with a wide range of adventure, cultural and geothermal attractions. Everyone knows it’s a tourist destination and many also assume that means paying above and beyond to experience the best things there. But that isn’t the whole truth by any stretch of the imagination. As aRead more

Le Cafe in Picton

17.09.2018

Top 5 places to eat out in Picton

When staying at the Picton Yacht Club Hotel you’ll have the privilege to enjoy a meal at the Chartroom, the hotel’s beautiful restaurant that specialises in international cuisine using the fresh local produce and seasonal ingredients. You’re perfectly welcome to enjoy all your meals at the Chartroom Restaurant and is something we’re confident you wouldn’tRead more

Hello Friends and Allies restaurant Greenlane

13.08.2018

5 great places to eat near Greenlane

When staying at the Greenlane Suites guests enjoy the beautiful leafy suburb surroundings, sheltered from the hustle and bustle of the city. One of the great things about Greenlane is there are also plenty of attractions and amenities nearby, including some fantastic restaurants covering a variety of international cuisines. We’ve put together this list ofRead more

Zealandia - things to do in Wellington

08.08.2018

Things to do in Wellington: Our Top 10 attractions!

The nation’s capital is a fantastic hub of a culture and a place where things happen. It’s probably due to the fact that nothing can stay still in the Windy City, literally. Visitors are spoilt for choice when it comes to fun things to do and places to visit in Wellington and many of themRead more

Flat Stream Viaduct on the Taieri Gorge Railway Line, Dunedin

01.08.2018

What to do in Dunedin – our Top 10 picks!

Dunedin is an amazing place to visit any time of the year. From the surfing in the summer to the beautiful colours of the gardens in the autumn to the snow-covered ground in the winter. With a city that absolutely jam-packed with things to do, we thought we’d put together a list of our favourites,Read more

Kayak the Queen Charlotte Sounds #4 on our list of things to do in Picton

25.07.2018

7 of the best things to do in Picton

Some people think of Picton merely as a stopover point on the journey from Wellington to the rest of the South Island. Whilst it’s easy to fly through on your way to exciting destinations like Tekapo and Queenstown, we recommend stopping over for a few days. There are so many things to do in PictonRead more

Silo PArk in the Wynyard Quarter of Auckland

10.07.2018

10 of the best free things to do in Auckland

Auckland is a city full of great attractions and sights to see, a well-known fact amongst those who visit and those who call it home. What people don’t necessarily appreciate or realise, is just how many of these activities are free. It’s always nice to enjoy a few complimentary activities whenever you’re travelling to keepRead more

Matariki (Pleiades star cluster)

14.06.2018

Matariki 2018 – the Maori New Year

Matariki signifies the Maori New Year and is the Maori name for a small cluster of stars known as the Pleiades that become visible during the winter months. Each year, events take place all across New Zealand to celebrate Matariki and this year, the Picton Yacht Club Hotel is supporting the Matariki Festival Picton byRead more

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