COVID-19 Update:  We are currently operating under Covid-19 Alert Level 2 and have restrictions in place.

Our Saunas, Steam room and shower facilities in the Aquatic Centre are unavailable for use under Covid Level 2. 

Under the new COVID-19 Framework and traffic light system, and more specifically under the red and orange lights, our Day Spa and Restaurant 'The Views' will not be allowed to open unless vaccination passports are put in place as a condition to enter these premises. So in light of this and in order to keep us all safe, from Friday 3 December, vaccination passports will be mandatory at our Day Spa and if dining at The Views Restaurant and will be a requirement when booking with us. 

We are yet to receive clarification on how we operate our accommodation. Please understand this is a new and changing time for everyone. You can be assured that your health and safety and that of our staff is of the utmost importance and we will update you as further information comes to light.

Day passes are not available until further notice.

Please remember to scan in on arrival and please be kind. 

  For more information about Alert Level 2 and the new Traffic Light Framework, please refer to the government's Covid19 website


Kimiora Eco Resort - Facilities



Kimi Ora Eco Resort - Facilities in Kaiteriteri

There is so much to offer at Kimi Ora you'll find it hard to leave.
Whether you are staying with us or just visiting for a few hours, chances are we can cater for your needs.

Kimi Ora has a number of delightful bush walks through regenerating native forest.
Expect to be escorted by curious fantails as you wind your way past clear water streams and sign posted native trees and plants.
Each trail takes about 10 minutes at a leisurely walk.
Take a stroll at night by torch light and youll be rewarded with the magical site of glow worms right next to the trail.

Covid 19 Information 

Our day facilities for Day Passes are only available Under Covid Alert Level 1 and spaces are limited.

During school holidays, Day pass reservations are only available when booking spa treatments of a 60 minute duration or longer. 

Under Covid Alert Level 2, we ask that you maintain social distancing of 2 metres while in the Aquatic centre. Our saunsa, steam room and showers/change rooms are unavaiable. 

Please scan in at reception on arrival and wear a mask if you are unable to social distance

We ask that all guests be patient and considerate  of others when using the facilities, so everyone can have a relaxing and enjoyable visit. 


Fitness Facilities

Take time to work on your fitness
while you're at Kimi Ora.
The 15 station fitness trail through the bush starts with easy warm up exercises and finishes with more strenuous challenges. . .

Guest Library

Guests are welcome to borrow a book, video or DVD movie from our comprehensive library.
Titles are available in English and German. We also have a pool table for your enjoyment

Guest Lounge

Adjacent to the restaurant we have a spacious guest lounge. Come along, socialise and meet new people.

Group Rooms

We have a large carpeted meeting room suitable for group and conference use suitable for up to 60 people.
Technical equipment includes, overhead projector, TV, DVD, Freeview, MC System and whiteboard

Aqua Centre

Bookings are essential! 

During school holidays, Day pass reservations are only available when booking spa treatments of a 60 minute duration or longer. 

With our heated indoor pool and refreshing outdoor pool as well as two spa pools you'll be spoilt for choice!
Why not treat yourself to an infrared sauna, dry sauna,  or steam room session?

Casual Rates: $30 -  from 10am to 4pm. Please bring own towel, water to rehydrate, snacks or a picnic. No glass or alcohol in the pool area.

Towel Hire: $10 bond 

Guests: Free

Please note: Day Stay passes are for access to the Aquatic Centre, walking trails, and guest amenities. Spa treatments are extra. 

Please call us on 03 527 8027 to book these in. 


Kimi Ora Day Spa   

Nurture your body, soul and spirit with a visit to our Day Spa. Working from state of the art purpose-built facilities, our fully qualified staff can provide a full range of hands on spa treatments including massages, facials and body wraps for men and women. 


View Spa Treatments & Prices


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Mountain Biking in New Zealand

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Mountain Bike Trails & Bike Hire

Kimi Ora is part of the hugely popular Kaiteriteri MTB Park. There is something for everyone with a series of easy to intermediate-grade tracks available through the forest as well as some narrower hand-benched single-track tracks. Firm and free draining, the tracks are suitable for use all year round. Maps and directions are available from reception. More moutainbike trail information:


Bike Hire is available in Kaiteriteri from Kiwi Journeys Kiosk 

For bike hire reservations call Kiwi Journeys direct on 0800 292 538

Guests: Road bikes available for our guests.