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Greenmantle’s 3 favourite hiking tracks around Kapiti Coast

April 13, 2017 • Under: Uncategorized


With its shockingly beautiful nature, New Zealand is without a doubt one the best hiking locations in the world. For that reason we have listed three of our favourite tracks close by Greenmantle for you to enjoy!   1.    Nikau Palm Reserve Located on the beautiful Kapiti Coast, Nikau Palm[…]

7x Facts about high teas that will blow your mind

April 8, 2017 • Under: Uncategorized


With these interesting facts you will impress your high tea party for sure! The world record for the most cups of tea made in one hour by a team of 12 people is an insanely impressive 1.848 cups. High tea was introduced by Anna, the 7th Duchess of Bedford, in[…]

Meet the queen of the High Tea Honeys: Samantha Howarth

April 6, 2017 • Under: Uncategorized


When she is not working as an sales agent, training for triathlons or baking, 28 year old Samantha Howarth is busy hosting High Tea Honey events in the Wellington area.  Even with a baby girl on the way, the mum-to-be manages to make time for her passion: organizing and enjoying[…]

Kapiti Island: a bucket list experience

April 5, 2017 • Under: Uncategorized


With endangered New Zealand birds running around a gorgeous island that also happens to have the most breath taking sunsets, it does not come as a surprise that Kapiti Island is a must-see for everyone. Kapiti Island is one of New Zealand’s oldest and most important nature reserves. The 8[…]

GALLERY: Kapiti Moods

April 2, 2017 • Under: Uncategorized


These moods captured through the lense of the amazing photographer Scott Halvorsen, will make you want to visit the Kapiti region right away!         Did these images make you want to visit Kapiti Island? We would love to arrange a tour for you! Please contact us here[…]

New Zealand’s best trout fishing spot along Kapiti Coast

March 30, 2017 • Under: Uncategorized


Imagine a serene river that offers a diverse range of fishing and is surrounded by the greenest nature: it is without a doubt no punishment to spend a day catching trouts at Waikanae River! When you hear the words ‘Waikanae River’, you think ‘trout fishing’. It is as easy as[…]

Surreal exhibition at New Zealand’s Southward Car Museum

March 27, 2017 • Under: Uncategorized


Car fanatic or not: a tour at the local Southward Car Museum – a Promised Land containing one of the largest privately owned car collections in the world – will leave you stunned for sure. From an extremely exclusive 1963 Rolls Royce Phantom V, to Porsche’s first production automobile, the[…]

New: Caddie services at Paraparaumu Beach Golf Club

March 26, 2017 • Under: Uncategorized


Let’s face it: a game of golf is even better with the company of a supporting caddie. That’s why Greenmantle is now offering caddie services at the local Paraparaumu Beach Golf Club! Surrounded by the gorgeous extended dune land of Kapiti Coast, it is hard to find a more beautiful[…]

7x must-do tourist activities in Wellington

March 20, 2017 • Under: Uncategorized


With these insider tips you will discover all the best New Zealand’s unique capital city has got to offer! 1. Experiencing an earthquake at Te Papa Tongarewa With heaps of interesting Maori history, a giant 495 kilogram squid and alternating exhibitions, Te Papa Tongarewa – meaning ‘container of treasures’ –[…]

Expert Italian Hotelier takes marketing role with Wellington luxury lodge

January 4, 2014 • Under: Uncategorized


New Zealand-owned luxury lodge company Greenmantle Estate Lodge has appointed Alessandro Pinna to the position of Luxury Lodge Marketing Manger. Pinna will develop plans for the company in marketing and promotion, sales and revenue growth and takes responsibility for guiding implementation of those company plans. Greenmantle Estate Ltd Chairman Lorenzo[…]

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