Make a Break for it!

With NZ borders opening on 13 April, New Zealand is ready to roll out the red carpet to vaccinated Australians from 13 April. And, with quarantine-free travel between Australia and New Zealand now a reality, IHG have collated their latest in offers, experiences and savings from across the IHG Hotels & Resorts’ collection.

If you’re in the mood for a lake break, a mountain escape or simply just keen to get on a plane and get out of the country, IHG Hotels & Resorts have the perfect destinations right across New Zealand ready for you to explore.

Plus, to help travellers make the most of their time abroad and ensure their dollar goes as far as possible, the group is offering savings of up to 25% on their stay with our ‘Make a Break for it’ offer, with IHG Rewards members able to save even more. Offers start from as low as NZ$145 per night.

IHG’s Make a Break For It offer must be booked by April 6, 2022 and is available for stays from 13 April – 31 December 2022. Additional packages and experiences also available at some participating hotels.

For the adventurer:
Holiday Inn Rotorua 
Located on the edge of the incredible Redwood Forest and overlooking the famous Whakarewarewa Geothermal Reserve, Holiday Inn Rotorua is a retreat packed with relaxation and adventure. Guests can unwind with a soak in the hot springs or trek the mountain bike trails, or take part in great local activities such as 50% discount on the ‘cultural experience package’ shared by the Tūhourangi Ngāti Wāhiao people as a Holiday Inn guest.  Explore the Make a Break for it savings at the Holiday Inn Rotorua. Prices start from NZ$145 per night. To book, head to

Crowne Plaza Queenstown
Boasting one of the most powerful landscapes and mountain ranges in the country, guests are in the heart of the action with Crowne Plaza’s lakeside location. Guests can explore the best of Ski with easy access to the major parks, breathtaking hiking trails, nearby wineries and gourmet dining.  The hotel also offers heated onsite ski-gear storage, ample parking and access to the ski bus transfer points.

 Ski, Stay & Play: Early bird ski seekers will receive 25% off their accommodation in the peak winter months, including complimentary breakfast for two, welcome drinks on arrival and kids under 12 will eat and stay free. Available for stays 24 June to 15 October 2022 only. OR check out Make A Break for it offers valid for travel 13 April to 31 December and save up to 25% on accommodation. Prices start from NZ$156 per night. To book, head to

 For the luxury lovers:
InterContinental Wellington
Club InterContinental offers the pinnacle of luxury in New Zealand’s capital, including access to the newly opened Club InterContinental lounge with panoramic harbour views. The design-led Club Rooms feature personal bathrobes and slippers, state of the art electronic features including curtains operated while still in bed, frosting of the shower window by the touch of a button, digital lighting and air conditioning controls. The hotel also features the largest indoor heated swimming pool in the city!

Explore our Make a Break for it Offers available from 13 April at the InterContinental Wellington. Prices start from NZ$239 per night. To book, head to

For Ultimate value for the family:
Holiday Inn Express and Suites Queenstown
Ski enthusiasts and families will love this new-build Holiday Inn Express & Suites hotel, with its unbeatable location on the corner of Stanley and Sydney Streets in Queenstown’s city centre.  As the first Holiday Inn family hotel to feature a suites product in New Zealand or Australia, the spacious rooms provide ample space and offer breathtaking views of Lake Wakatipu and The Remarkables mountain range.

Guests will also enjoy complimentary Express Start breakfast daily, as well as an outdoor lounge and firepit. Or check out our Make a Break for it offers where you’ll receive up to 25% off our Flexible Rates. Rates start from NZ$174 per night. To book, head to

SOURCE: IHG Hotels & Resorts



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