Just over an hour by road from Wellington is the world famous wine-growing region of Wairarapa with vineyards, pastoral farms, and rolling green hills on a rugged New Zealand coast. On its outskirts lies Peppers Parehua Martinborough – a meticulous sprawling Parehua country estate, with large sweeping gardens, luxury Martinborough accommodation and panoramic views. A complete destination in its own right, Peppers Parehua Martinborough takes you on a journey where the region’s best food and wine takes centre stage and your every wish and desire is catered to.
The Garden and Lakeside Cottages of Parehua provide picturesque views overlooking the retreat’s striking willow-fringed lake and rural and garden views. Each cottage has its own entrance as well as an open fireplace and private deck. The unit features a fully equipped kitchen, a spacious bathroom with tiled under-floor heating, a large spa bath and walk-in shower, Sky TV, DVD/CD player and an in-room bar of regional wines, beverages and snacks.
Let food and wine take center stage. Let Pavilion Restaurant Martinborough at Peppers Parehua introduce you to the best of the region. World-class food and wine have long been synonymous with Peppers. It’s just something they have known would always appeal to those that appreciate the finer things in life. The once reclusive Pavilion Restaurant is now open to the public and not only is it one of the finest Martinborough restaurants, it's also one of the best places for lunch in Martinborough. Relax and indulge in the retreat’s onsite Pavilion Restaurant intimate dining room and take pleasure in a deliciously intriguing menu overlooking the meticulous gardens of the country estate, whether you choose from a full a la carte lunch service or a defined six-course degustation menu.
Peppers Parehua Martinborough features the Pavilion – a perfect space to play board games, read and relax whilst looking out on the surrounding lawns and trees.The Pavilion also has a restaurant and open-air bar where guests can enjoy pre-dinner drinks. Bicycles are also available for hire for those who wish to venture further through the village and Martinborough vineyard tours. After exploring take a dip in the outdoor pool.