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Treetops Lodge Top New Zealand Hotel Yet Again

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Treetops Lodge, Rotorua, Top New Zealand Hotel Yet Again

Rotorua, New Zealand (10 July 2008).

#1 Best New Zealand Hotel 2008 has been bestowed on the iconic Treetops Lodge & Wilderness Experience by Travel + Leisure (USA) magazine in their annual reader's survey of the worlds top 100 hotels.

Internationally acclaimed and one of New Zealand's premier luxury lodges
Treetops Lodge & Wilderness Experience is an example of environmentally sustainable hospitality, sensational architecture and luxurious interiors creating a blissful get-away life style of pristine wilderness; magnificent nature walks, 800 year old forests, rivers and superb accommodation.

Environmentalist and founder of Treetops Lodge John Sax said, "It is heartening, to continually observe New Zealand being recognised internationally as a leader in tourism.
It is even more heartening, to see Treetops Lodge built on sustainable values and practices being recognised as the leader in luxury lodging in New Zealand and the world".

Treetops has won a clutch of awards in New Zealand and internationally including:
• Winner in Conde Naste Readers Choice Awards 2007
• Finalist-Virtuoso's Best of the Best environmental award 2007
• Winner HM Awards in Sydney 2007

Visit Treetops website at


Editors Notes:

Treetops Lodge & Wilderness Estate is set in 2,500 acres of native forestry and located in the heart of New Zealand's world famous therapeutic thermal region and trout fishing capital, Rotorua. The Lodge with its elegant, architectural style derived from the country's pioneering past, and timber and stone finishes, echoes the beauty and simplicity of the great outdoors. Offering the ultimate in world class luxury accommodation, Treetops Lodge & Estate provides a sanctuary and haven with breathtaking scenic views. Treetops Lodge & Estate offers seven streams, on-site fishing, four lakes, over 70 kilometers of hiking trails, mountain bike riding and horse riding.

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