Interislander Plus

Interislander Plus lounges provide comfy seating with free buffet and bar included. There really is no better way to cross the Cook Strait.

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Make it an extra special journey

Each of our three ships features a Plus Lounge offering the most comfortable and relaxing way to cross the Cook Strait with the following benefits included:

• Guaranteed seat • Magazines
• Sofas/armchairs • Blankets
• Relaxed ambience • Adults only
• Hot buffet • Tea & coffee
• Cold platters • Fruit juices
• Sweets & cheeses • Wine & beer

Food & Drink included

Each of our Interislander Plus lounges includes a buffet area with freshly cooked hot meals and cold snacks available throughout the journey. A great selection of wines and beers are available, along with tea, coffee and fruit juices, all included in your Plus Lounge entry! 

Add the Plus Lounge to your booking to guarantee a comfy seatthe buffet island on Kaitaki serves up a great selection of foodOur tasty salads are great on there own or accompanying our main dishes

Available across the fleet!

The Interislander Plus lounge is available on all our ships Kaitaki, Kaiarahi and Aratere. There are differences in the size and positioning of the lounges, but they all the same benefits at the same price.

Enjoy smart surroundings in Kaiarahi's Plus Lounge as you cross Cook StraitEnjoy comfy sofas on Kaitaki as you cross Cook StraitEnjoy our newly refurbished Aratere Plus Lounge as you cross Cook Strait

Kaiarahi Plus lounge

Kaitaki Plus lounge

Aratere Plus lounge

How to upgrade to Interislander Plus

Entry to our Plus Lounges can be added to any booking, regardless of the fare-type you have chosen.

When you're making your booking with us online, you'll be given the option to add Interislander Plus if it is still available (providing you have no children on your booking).

If you have already booked online and created an account during the process, then you can login and add the Plus Lounge to your booking. 

Alternatively, you can call our Contact Centre to add the Plus Lounge or visit the onboard Shop once aboard. 

We recommend booking the Plus Lounge well in advance as they are very popular and fill up quickly.  





Standard adult: $55 
Nautical Miles Member: $40

Interislander Plus is restricted to passengers aged 18 years and over



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