Win a Luxury Getaway at Mt Cook Lakeside Retreat, 

High Country Estate and Luxury Villa Collection.

Come and visit this special part of New Zealand, to relax, unwind and 'simply be' in the heart of the Mackenzie's breathtaking scenery. 


•             Two night's accommodation in the one-bedroom Ashley Mackenzie Villa and Private Fantail Spa with spectacular views over Lake Pukaki.

•             A three-course dinner each night prepared by the Retreat Chefs and fresh breakfast provisions each morning.

•             Your choice of either: two (2) one-hour relaxation massages; or a private yoga session for two.

•             A stargazing experience in the wine cellar observatory for 2 people (weather dependent).

•             A welcome bottle of New Zealand bubbles on arrival.

•             Full use of the Retreat facilities including hot tub, tennis court, 5 kms of walking tracks, petanque court.


  1. To enter, simply complete all the information on form below and press SEND.  
  2. Information on how to enter the promotion forms part of the conditions of entry. Entry into the promotion is deemed as acceptance of its terms and conditions.
  3. Routes to entry for the competition are via this website, Facebook or Instagram. 
  4. ENTRY VIA THIS WEBSITE: Complete the entry form below. Only one email entry will be accepted and entrants are identified by the email address used to enter. Any prize won by a web entrant will be awarded to the holder of the email address (or that person's parent/guardian if the winner(s) is/are under 18) from which that entry was submitted.  The Retreat takes no responsibility for disputes resulting from entries submitted using an email address belonging to any other person.
  5. ENTRY VIA FACEBOOK or INSTAGRAM: You can also enter the competition by LIKING our Facebook and/or Instagram pages (@mtcookretreat) and TAGGING a friend on the original competition post pinned to the top of the page. You can enter many times as you like via these routes and each time you tag someone on the original post, it is a new entry into the draw. By following and tagging you are entered. Your friend must follow and tag to enter themselves.  
  6. Entries via all routes will be included in the draw.  


  1. The Competition closes at midnight on Sunday 5 July 2020
  2. The lucky winner will be drawn on Monday 6 July 2020. Winners will be notified by phone or email on the 6 July 2020 with details of how to book your Luxury Getaway.
  3. The prize is valid until the end September 2020.  If it is not claimed by this date, the Retreat may re-draw a new winner.  
  4. The competition is open to residents of  New Zealand aged 18 years or over except employees of Mt Cook Lakeside Retreat and their close families.
  5. There is no entry fee and no purchase necessary to enter this competition.
  6. No responsibility can be accepted for entries not received for whatever reason.
  7. The prize is as stated and no cash or other alternatives will be offered. The prizes are not transferable. Prizes are subject to availability and we reserve the right to substitute any prize with another of equivalent value without giving notice.
  8. Winners will be chosen at random by software, from all entries received and verified by Mt Cook Lakeside Retreat. The winner will be chosen using this method by owners, Kaye and Luke Paardekooper.
  9. The Retreat's decision in respect of all matters to do with the competition will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  10. In accordance with the Privacy Act 1993, Mt Cook Lakeside Retreat collects personal information to conduct the giveaway, notify prize winners, verify prize winners' identities and may be used by Mt Cook Lakeside Retreat for future promotional activities. Individuals have rights to access and request correction of their personal information held by the Retreat. Failure to provide all requested personal information may result in the entry being invalid.
  11. By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.
  12. The winner agrees to the use of his/her name and image in any publicity material, as well as their entry.