Greenhill Lodge is an opulent and tranquil retreat located in the heart of Hawke's Bay wine country a region with some of the highest sunshine hours in New Zealand. We are within fifteen minutes of either Havelock North or Hastings a comfortable two hour drive from Taupo and one hour flight from either Auckland or Wellington. A defining moment in the history of Greenhill occurred in 1958 when Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother stayed in the homestead during her tour of New Zealand. Greenhill's modern facilities will ensure you enjoy your stay in privacy and comfort. The hotel offers three King suites with separate sitting room and private ensuite two King rooms each with ensuite. All guest accommodation is fully air conditioned. Dining facilities are available exclusively to lodge guests. Everything about Greenhill is gracious and majestic from the wood panelled billiard room to the extraordinary viewing tower. Set amongst 30 acres of picturesque park like grounds Greenhill enjoys panoramic views of the surrounding countryside. Guest facilities include a swimming pool fully equipped gymnasium petanque piste croquet lawn and helicopter access. The lodge is located within 45 minutes drive of the Cape Kidnappers International Golf Course and over forty wineries with cellar door facilities. Other local attractions include: Fly fishing Cape Kidnappers gannet colony Napier Art Deco Centre NZ National Aquarium Farmers Growers Markets Authentic Maori Culture Arts and Crafts Jet Boating Horse Trekking and River Kayaking and the Legendary Te Mata Peak. Hastings (Bridge Pa) Golf Club is located 7 minutes from the lodge. Greenhill Lodge is owned and operated by New Zealanders.