What I learnt from building a hotel

It’s not something you do every day - build a hotel that aspires to a zero footprint, is guest-centric, and sees sustainability as a big picture item. Read More


The power of positivity at work

An inspirational workplace begins, like any culture, with an attitude. Read More


The Best Weekend Markets in Hamilton and the Waikato

The Mighty Waikato: A place of luscious farmland and picturesque countryside towns. What’s better to do on the weekend than check out the local markets? In this guide, you will find a comprehensive list of all the local markets on offer around the Waikato. Read More


Can a hotel make a family feel at home?

Ever thought that families could be better accommodated by hotels? Read More


The Ultimate DIY Waikato Photography Tour Guide

The Waikato is packed with natural beauty. From lakes to mountains, to everything in-between. For those who love photography, there’s an abundance of opportunities to capture that perfect shot. Our ‘Ultimate DIY Waikato Photography Tour Guide’ captures a glimpse of the best spots that our region has to offer. Read More


We go talking to Travel Buyers

What we learnt from our first Travel and Tourism Trade Show. Read More


Great conference organisation comes from the head

13 things Conference Organisers want from a hotel. Read More


Building a responsible business from the ground up

The journey from decision to cutting edge difference. Read More


Great hotel service comes from the heart

The 4 key things to caring for guests revealed. Read More


D’Arcy’s Organic Kitchen Garden

The legacy at the root of our earth conscious kitchen. Read More