Bay of Islands

Eagles Nest

Bay of Islands

This multi-award winning New Zealand luxury retreat is set within a 75 acre estate atop its own private ridgeline offering spectacular views of the Bay of Islands. Designed and furnished in an eclectic international contemporary style, where gardens and lodgings blend into the natural topography and foliage. Unlike so many New Zealand luxury retreat, Eagles Nest, in Russell, the Bay of Islands offers the services of a resident personal trainer and spa therapists ensuring the most indulgent of stays.

Helicopter Transfers Eagles Nest

Your Arrival

Arrive in style with Eagles Nest’s helicopter package. Treat yourself as a couple or share with friends this mesmerising air experience, starting with private helicopter transfers from Kerikeri airport to our private Eagles Nest helipad.This is a transfer with a difference. Your flight will include taking in the stunning scenery prior to landing on top of the majestic hole in the rock Motu Kokako.

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Eagles Nest Lounge

Your Luxury Stay

Four of the five villas have private heated horizon edged pools, all have private jacuzzis, air conditioning, original artworks, home theatre system, Ecostore amenities and fully equipped gourmet kitchen.

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Private Dinner


Our team of talented resident chefs can spoil you for the evening with a delectable specially designed menu featuring freshly caught fish, crayfish (lobster), venison, lamb, and more. Eagles Nest chefs prepare this meal within the sanctuary of your villa. Relax with a superb glass of New Zealand wine in hand and take in the breathtaking views afforded.

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Beachs Northland

Your Experiences

Immerse yourself in Māori culture, the stories of Aotearoa New Zealand, and the vibrant art scene. Explore the aquatic playgrounds and water activities along our beaches, oceans, islands, and waterways, or get your adrenalin fix through adventure activities. Marvel at the spectacular natural beauty and native wildlife, go sightseeing with a tour guide, or roam the great outdoors on foot or bike. Savour the flavours of the region through food and beverage experiences or simply kick back and relax, Northland style.

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