Waitakere Estate has a number of activity option on-site including an outdoor heated swimming pool (reopening mid December 2018), Sky TV in the Kauri Lounge, croquet and extensive gardens and bush walks.


The Hotel has approximately two hectares of grounds and gardens surrounding the Hotel. Enjoy a leisurely walk around the gardens taking in the different season flowers against the spectacular rainforest backdrop.

Swimming Pool

The Hotels outdoor swimming pool is 20 metres long so is great for a few laps or just relaxing in on a hot summers day. The pool is not heated however is very pleasant and sheltered over the summer months.