Put your feet up at the warm and welcoming DoubleTree by Hilton Karaka

Whether you're looking for a staycation, a night out of the city or the perfect gift for that special someone, escape the bustling buildings for something a little bit more restful. Flaunting green landscapes, chirping birds and the relief of the city’s weight falling off of your shoulders, step into country elegance and world-class comfort brought to you by the DoubleTree by Hilton Karaka. 

Perfect for guests looking for a quick getaway from the large metropolitan city, this chic oasis is set amongst the picturesque rural setting of Karaka. Located just 30 minutes drive south of Auckland and 20 minutes from Auckland Airport, DoubleTree by Hilton Karaka boasts a natural charm of the country and the region’s peaceful pastoral roots. 

Fitted with 122 stylish guest rooms and suites, the hotel is the only branded, full-service property in the region. Offering the epitome of true comfort, rooms are furnished with Suite Dreams® by Serta mattresses, 55” HD TVs and therapeutic rain showers to soothe the senses. With room service at the ready, there’s no reason to leave your bed while on your luxurious weekend-in. 

Fill your cup and your belly while on your countryside staycay by visiting their superb dining experience, Ethereal | Artisan Kitchen. Showcasing a phenomenal paddock to plate menu by celebrity chef Mark Southon, you can expect modern classics and fan favourites, all locally sourced from local growers and producers in the region. Afterwards, head for a tall drink next door at Horseshoe Bar, famed for finessing a strong cocktail and a good time. 

Just because you're taking a break from the hustle and bustle of daily life doesn't mean your gym routine needs to take a hit. Guests can break a sweat by heading to the decked-out 24-hour fitness centre. With an array of weights, treadmills and a heavenly heated outdoor pool, your old gym will seem like a playground compared to the Hilton’s top-notch fitness facilities. 

Just a stone’s throw away, there's no better time to kick up your feet at the ultimate staycation spot. Treat yourself to some country living and much-needed rest at the DoubleTree by Hilton Karaka and return to the city feeling refreshed, relaxed and ready to take on the world, and then some.