Release: Private Retreats, Lake Wanaka
Welcome to Release: Private Retreats
Nestled in native bush with commanding views across Lake Wanaka to Treble Cone New Zealand's premiere ski resort and the mountains of Mount Aspiring National Park, Release is an architecturally designed luxury retreat available year round.
The retreat accommodates six adults comfortably and provides a perfect venue for individuals, families, friends or corporate groups.
Exclusive use of the retreat includes the full concierge service to arrange Release adventures, a private chef, local world-class food and wine or any other detail that completes the ultimate retreat experience.
Everything about Release is inherently New Zealand from the building itself, bespoke furniture and objets d'art, even the carpets are made in New Zealand from local merino wool. The elegant accommodation is finished to the highest level and is a testament to the values of sustainable architecture with a number of eco-friendly features.
The property includes: Three-bedrooms all with Californian super king beds which can be configured to twins, 3 bathrooms (two ensuites), spacious living area, full kitchen and a relaxing lounge area leading to afront viewing deck. The expansive side patio is complete with a spa tub, deluxe bbq and large outdoor dining area.
Luxury New Zealand Adventure Vacation Experiences - Experience New Zealand's Stunning South Island
Fly-fishing, mountain biking, scuba diving, motorcycle touring, mountaineering... Release Adventures creates personalised luxury NZ adventure experiences.
Whether you're a novice or expert at your chosen adventure activity, they'll arrange every aspect of your South Island escape. Base yourself at their luxury Wanaka retreat and take advantage of your choice of an unmatched variety of adventure activities.
Wanaka's alpine setting provides endless outdoor adventure opportunities. These carefully tailored experiences are just some of your options:
- South Island Fly Fishing Adventure
- Challenge yourself and experience the stunning Wanaka region this summer at Release. Imagine: a spectacular helicopter flight over the Southern Alps before being dropped off with your guide to explore the rivers and streams of a remote glacial valley. Learn from their expert local guides how to stalk and sight fish for wild Brown and Rainbow Trout in the crystal clear waters that New Zealand is renowned for.
- Wanaka Mountain Biking Experience
- Challenge yourself and improve your mountain biking skills this summer at Release. Imagine: 6000 vertical feet of downhill Mountain Biking from one of New Zealand's highest mountain ranges! And with heli-biking Wanaka style the uphill is as much fun... as the downhill thrills.
- West Coast Deep Sea Diving
- Challenge yourself and experience the intense excitement of the ultimate Crayfish dive. Imagine: The views as your helicopter cruises past Mt.Aspiring and over the magnificent Southern Alps towards one of the most remote, untouched wildernesses on the face of the planet.
- Southern Alps Mountaineering Experience
- Combine luxury and adventure this summer at Release. Challenge yourself and experience the thrill of an incredible journey through New Zealand's Southern Alps. Travel on glaciers, climb your first mountain and learn mountaineering techniques.