Retaruke Country Estate is a luxury lodge catering for up to three couples or a family seeking a very natural and real country experience. There are no neighbours so just relax and enjoy the special and relaxed setting along with memorable dining and outdoor hot tub. Or experience what this unique and stunning property close to Mount Ruapehu has to offer. See whio (blue duck) and wild deer up close, participate in a working farm and including the manuka honey story or wander at will, indulge in horse trekking, SxS trips, clay target shooting, deer hunting, trout fishing, photography - the list goes on. Its your place and your choice.