Travel deals: Otahuna Lodge special spring offer from $1210 a night

Old-school glamorous Relais & Chateaux property, Otahuna Lodge in Tai Tapu, (the Canterbury district of New Zealand's South Island) was recently voted number two in the Top 20 International Hideaways and the sixth best Food and Wine resort by Andrew Harper's Reader's Choice Survey 2014. 

Otahuna has released special spring rates starting at $1210 a night single and $1430 a night double for suites (down from $1570 and $1925) and $1570 a night single ($1790 a night double – down from $1925 and $2150) for Master Suites. 

They include a nightly five-course degustation dinner matched with New Zealand wines, a fabulous breakfast and laundry service. See