Corporate Retreats

Whether your team are here as day delegates, staying for the night or opting for a multi-day retreat, The Vineyard Cottages offers a a relaxed and country-style retreat that your staff will feel relaxed in with plenty of peace and quiet for you to get stuck into a days planning/ reflect on the past years achievements or some fun activities.

Our focus is on boutique conferences up to 45 delegates with personal service and attention to detail in beautiful vineyard surroundings with a settler-style and country-home-like feel.

Work in tranquil and private settings with plenty of space for your team to break into small groups and then indulge in some fun activities. Our lodge with it’s wrap-around deck, dining room and lounge is the perfect area for your delegates to get to work and in the even and free time the cottages and our beautiful grounds are the perfect place to retreat to.

We can tailor your staff function, conference or event to your company’s requirements. Our delicious menus focus on local ingredients and home cooked food. Proper coffee is a must and our Vineyard Cottages hot chocolate and cookie bar is a highlight for morning tea!

We are experienced in and cater for all dietary requirements .

Great things in business are never done by one person; they’re done by a team of people.
— Steve Jobs

Conference Rates

Day Delegate Rate: $95

Includes: Unlimited Tea, Coffee, Filtered Water, Juice and Cookie Bar, Morning Tea, Lunch and Afternoon Tea. Time: 8am - 6pm

Conference equipment including; Wifi, Whiteboards, Flip charts and mints.

Minimum spend of $1200

Optional Extras:

Cottage accomodation based on twin share $250

Additional use of lodge - price on application.

Cooked Breakfast: $22.50

All prices excluding GST

On-Site Activities

Whether you are looking at team building activities or ways for your team to relax and let your hair down, we offer a range of activities on site.

Contact us on more information and pricing on the below.

If there is something else that you were looking for, don’t hesitate to ask and we will more than happily look into it for you.

  • The Big Master Chef Dinner Challenge

  • Cooking demonstrations

  • Forage and Dine

  • Country Games including Petanque and giant Jenga

  • Archery

  • Murder Mysteries

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Off-site Experiences

Reward your staff for their hard-work and experience some thrills. North West Auckland is full of fantastic adventure, nature and dining experiences. We are happy to organise and book your team any amazing day out of the office into any of the below adventure or dining destinations. We can also organise transport.

  • The Big Foody Food Tours and The Big Beer Tours are owned by Elle. Take your teams out on a culinary adventure around the region visiting local producers, growers, wineries and breweries!

  • Tree Adventures - Tree Adventures is a tree-top challenge course offering an impressive range of suspended obstacles and ziplines. Challenge your balance, build confidence and unleash your inner monkey!

  • Mountain Biking - Auckland’s only managed and purpose-built rider accessed single track network.  They also have Auckland's only managed Disc Golf Course.

  • Paint-ball - There is nothing quite like a corporate paintball day. Picture you and your fellow colleagues decked out in full body camouflage overalls crawling through the woods searching for the enemy.

  • ATV tours - If you want to have some 'real' adventure, come ride quad bikes on Muriwai Beach. Easy to ride and no previous experience is required, just a will to take on something different, challenging, and above all great fun.

  • Horse-riding on Muriwai Beach - treks to suit all abilities with horses and ponies to match each riders level. Experience the amazing scenery of the rugged west coast and Muriwai Beach.

  • Dining at award winning restaurants including The Tasting Shed, The Hunting Lodge, the Riverhead Tavern, Hallertau and more.


Exclusive Use

For Corporate retreats, Incentives and Private groups and holidays offering complete privacy.

This offer includes exclusive use of all 7 cottages, allowing to you create a custom experience for you and your guests. A private retreat, tranquil and peaceful, it is ideal for company groups and private events. We have vast experience in organising events and tours. Contact us to arrange your perfect stay.

Features of Exclusive Use:

  • Use of 7 cottages, accomodation for 14 people based on twin-share (we can accomodate up to 1 extra person in each cottage in a pull out bed if required).

  • Breakfast either in the cottages or in the lodge

  • Self-contained cottages with an open plan kitchen, living and dining area and separate bedroom with King size bed, luxury bedding and double door access to the furnished, outdoor private terrace. Rain shower, wooden interior and Manuka honey infused amenities are guest favourites in the en-suite bathroom.

  • Bubbles on arrival in the lodge

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Incentive and Reward Programmes

Rewarding your staff is as important to us as it is for you. Talk to us today about our incentive programmes. We can offer a multitude of packages designed for your staff, clients or customers needs. We can cater to specific and unique requirements for Corporate / Staff, Reward and Incentive Experiences especially focusing on the food and beverage scene in Auckland and throughout New Zealand. We have the contacts and proven experience to create what your company envisions for their incentive programmes.

Talk to us about incentive programmes today