The Farm At Cape Kidnappers

Elegant rural luxury escape.

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Hawkes Bay

The Farm At Cape Kidnappers

Elegant rural luxury escape.

What it is

The Farm at Cape Kidnappers is a luxury lodge set on a sprawling 6,000-acre sheep and cattle farm in Hawke's Bay, New Zealand. This unique property offers breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean, rugged cliffs, and rolling farmland. The lodge features 22 suites and a four-bedroom Owner's Cottage, all designed with rustic elegance, combining comfort with sophisticated decor. Guests can indulge in a range of activities including golf on a world-renowned course, nature walks, and farm tours.

What it isn't

A bustling urban resort. The Farm at Cape Kidnappers is far from city life, providing a serene and secluded environment. It is not suitable for those seeking nightlife or urban attractions, as its focus is on tranquility and nature.

What we think

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Built on a bucolic 6500 acre sheep and cattle property in the Hawkes Bay wine region with views of the Pacific Ocean, the lodge offers 24 suites, a 4-bedroom Owners Cottage, a spa plus an outdoor pool area with a charming cabana.

You're here because

You want to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life and immerse yourself in a luxurious rural retreat. Whether you're an avid golfer, a nature enthusiast, or someone in need of a peaceful getaway, The Farm at Cape Kidnappers provides a perfect blend of relaxation and adventure.

The Moment

Watching the sun set over the Pacific from your private veranda, with a glass of New Zealand Pinot in hand, you feel completely at peace. The distant sounds of sheep and birds add to the sense of tranquility, making it a moment you'll cherish forever.

Restaurants & Bars

The Restaurant: Offering fine dining with a focus on New Zealand cuisine, using locally sourced ingredients, including those from the farm itself.

The Bar: Featuring an extensive selection of New Zealand wines and craft beers, perfect for unwinding after a day of exploration​


Located in Hawke's Bay on New Zealand's North Island, The Farm at Cape Kidnappers is accessible by a one-hour flight from Auckland, followed by a scenic drive. The remote location adds to its charm, offering guests a true escape from the ordinary.

448 Clifton Road
Hawkes Bay
Hawkes Bay, New Zealand

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