Millbrook Resort opened its doors to the public as a luxury golf and lifestyle resort on 6th March 1993.

With the vision of providing a luxury Country Club environment for everyone, Millbrook has since become one of the leaders in the luxury resort industry in New Zealand and the world.

Over the last 20 years, Millbrook has received a number of awards and accolades, positioning it as one of the leading accommodation, golf, spa, dining, property and resort venues in the world.

Some of the key recognitions Millbrook has won over the years include:

Latest Awards:

  • Kobe Cuisine was awarded the World Luxury Restaurant Award for Australia & Oceania in July 2017.
  • The  Spa at Millbrook was awarded the following awards at the 2017 World Luxury Spa Awards:

- Best Luxury Resort Spa in Australasia
- Best Luxury Hotel Spa  in New Zealand
- Best Luxury Spa Retreat  in New Zealand

  • Voted Best Luxury Golf & Lifestyle Resort 2017 in New Zealand by LUX Magazine
  • Voted Luxury Resort of the Year 2017 in New Zealand by LUX Magazine

 HOTEL AWARDS

  • Voted No. 1 Hotel in New Zealand in the 'Top Hotel' category in TripAdvisors' Traveller's Choice Awards in 2013, 2014 and 2015. 
  • Voted Top 5 in 'Top Hotel' Category in TripAdvisors' Traveller's Choice Awards in 2016. 
  • Awarded Qualmark Enviro Gold status with Qualmark New Zealand 2014, 2015, 2016.
  • Millbrook founder Eiichi Ishii recognised with New Year honour, 31st December 2015, for services to New Zealand-Japan relations, golf and tourism and his involvement in Millbrook has been at the centre of that.
  • Awarded the title of Best 5* Luxury Accommodation - Queenstown & Most Luxurious Spa Experience - 'True Luxury' by Lux Magazine in 2016.
  • Selected for the 2016 Certificate of Excellence, reflecting the consistently great reviews earned on TripAdvisor.
  • Voted as one of the Top 25 Hotels in the South PacificTop and 25 Luxury Hotels in New Zealand in the 2013 TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards.
  • Voted Best Luxury Wellness Spa for Australasia & Oceania in the World Luxury Hotel Awards 2013.
  • Voted Top Three for "New Zealand's Best Rated Hotel' by Trivago for 2015 and 2017.
  • Voted No 1 Hotel in New Zealand by leading website Wotif.com in 2014.
  • Voted as ‘Stellar Stay’ in Australia and New Zealand by leading travel website HotelsCombined in 2014.

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SPA AWARDS

  • Voted New Zealand’s Leading Spa Resort at the World Travel Awards in 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015, 2016.
  • Voted New Zealand’s Best Spa Resort at the World Spa Awards in 2016.
  • Voted #1 in New Zealand in the category Luxury Day Spa at the World Luxury Hotel Awards 2016.
  • Voted New Zealand’s Best Resort Spa at the World Luxury Spa Awards 2016.

GOLF AWARDS

  • Awarded New Zealand’s Best Golf Hotel at the 2016 World Golf Awards.
  • Named Oceania's Best Golf Hotel in New Zealand at the World Golf Awards 2014 & 2016.
  • Voted Leading Golf Resort in New Zealand at the World Travel Awards in 2011, 2012 and 2013.
  • Voted Australasia’s Leading Golf Resort in 2010, 2011 & 2012 at the World Travel Awards.
  • Best Asia Pacific Golf Course in the Shanghai Travelers’ Club 2013 Luxury Travel Awards.

DINING AWARDS

  • Andi Bozhiqi, Executive Chef for the resort has been named a Beef + Lamb Ambassador Chef for 2016.
  • The Millhouse Restaurant awarded with the Beef and Lamb Award for Excellence in 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015, 2016, 2017.
  • The Millhouse was awarded the Wine Spectator Magazine Award for Wine Excellence in 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015, 2016.
  • Cuisine magazine covered the Millhouse Restaurant in January 2016 - rating it 15/20.

WEDDING AWARDS

  • Named one of Expedia's most romantic wedding destinations in the world for 2016.

REAL ESTATE

  • The 'Ski Barn' at Millbrook's Taramea Square awarded Show home of the Year at NZ Master Builders House of the Year Awards 2014.

 

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