THE AACHEN HOUSE is not so much a hotel, but a showcase for the personality and love of beautiful things that is the very makeup of its owners, Joan and Greg McKirdy. A hotel with a sense of space and openness, with its large rooms, lofty ceilings, conservatory, gazebo, roaring fireplaces and above all a sense of timeless elegance.
The hotel recently celebrated the 100th birthday of the building, quite a milestone in this young country. This was followed by a huge celebration of being the winner of the World Travel Awards “Leading Boutique Hotel in Australasia”, then last year a celebration of 10 years of operation as a luxury boutique hotel
GARDENIA ROOM this room offers a King size bed and overlooks the garden from the feature bay window. Large en suite bathroom with shower.
ROSE AND FUSCHIA with King size twin beds and Rose room features French doors opening to a secluded patio, while Fuschia room on the first floor includes a roomy balcony elevated above the garden which provides the perfect place to relax at the end of a satisfying day. Both rooms have large, well appointed bathrooms.
BLUE & LILAC ROOMS with their magnificent bay windows overlooking the gardens and a Super King, hand carved mahogony bed in the French style. The ensuite bathrooms are superb and feature modern fittings with hairdryers, shaving points, toiletries, quality bathrobes.hotel facilities and amenities:
BUSINESS FUNCTIONS exclusive Use- With 8 rooms and beautifully appointed meeting rooms the hotel is also perfect for exclusive use for small groups, weddings, special functions, conferences and corporate hosting. The location this superbly presented boutique hotel offers the privacy and seclusion associated with a rural resort or retreat.
SPECIAL OCCASIONS share with friends the success of achieving a new milestone, to renew a relationship or to begin married life together. Be it a wedding, an anniversary or a birthday, the moments spent savouring the romantic splendour in formal dinner or reception with friends and family, will forever be precious.
The stylish gazebo provides a superb backdrop for wedding photographs and features a graceful staircase which a bride can descend on the arm of her father to be "given away" in marriage.
The hotel to view the facilities and discuss your plans. For weddings you will find your own personal wedding planner in Joan McKirdy, the owner of Aachen House, and her presence adds a personal and professional touch with 10 years experience and commitment to a level of service unknown to many and envied by others
Aachen House would be delighted to host you on your special occasion. Please note that their hotel is suitable for the following numbers : Seated Boardroom – 14, Seated - banquet / conference / dinner / - maximum 20 people and Cocktails 50 - 60 people.
EXCLUSIVE USE the hotel is perfect for exclusive use for small groups and families or for corporate hosting. For corporate groups seeking a place where they can discuss and explore new concepts, your experience will start from the moment you are greeted at the door.
Enjoy the welcome coffee and tea,a conference room that through evokes creativity, morning tea in the garden, Lunch in the Gazebo, a superb dinner with a level of service and attention to detail not normally found in a conference venue.location: More New Zealand Hotels and Beach Resorts