Reward your team or customers with a destination of intimate luxury. Perfectly secluded yet still easily accessible by air, rail or road, business retreats and incentive groups are equally at home in our unique surroundings. Te Waonui’s peaceful and uninterrupted environment is ideal for brainstorming or strategy planning. Fun lovers will delight in the region’s range of offerings from pampered luxury to adrenalin packed adventure activities.

Named in the top 20 Conde Nast Readers Choice Awards in 2015, Te Waonui presents an eco luxe accommodation offering in the pristine, wilderness surrounds of ‘Glacier Country’. With a maximum capacity for 40 guests theatre style or 10 guests for a boardroom meeting, Te Waonui is ideally suited for high end, boutique incentives or executive retreats.

With a range of nature based pursuits nearby, guests can enjoy Glacier and bush walking, cycling, scenic flights and glacier landings, heli-hiking and eco-rafting. Ideal for team building and executive corporate pursuits, Te Waonui’s expert onsite local staff can arrange and manage both onsite and offsite experiences that will make a visit to this region nothing less than exceptional.

The local region also offers excellent inspiration to Te Waonui’s chef in creating menus using the freshest locally sourced produce and regional delicacies that are simply delicious.

Onsite lodge facilities include 97 guest rooms that are nestled amidst the tranquility of native forest and birdsong.

Te Waonui proudly holds a Qualmark Enviro Gold award and is committed to sustainable tourism and hospitality practices throughout the retreat and will suitably support the environmental mandates of its corporate guests

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If you have any questions regarding Incentives at Te Waonui Forest Retreat or would like to make a booking you can make contact by emailing us at or calling us on 03 752 0555.