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  1. Children’s Attractions Around NZ
    Children’s Attractions Around NZ

    Childhood memories of good times at the bach can last forever. With a bit of planning your family holiday can be just as memorable.... [More]

  2. Kapiti Coast
    Kapiti Coast

    The long sandy beaches of the Kapiti Coast are a 40km drive from Wellington - but they're a world apart from the capital; spot rare native birds on Kapiti Island, play golf or explore the parks and nature reserves.... [More]

  3. Snow guide: Mt Ruapehu
    Snow guide: Mt Ruapehu

    Rising dramatically 2797m out of the Central Plateau, this vast volcanic beauty has two commercial ski areas and a friendly little club field.... [More]

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  1. A Schoolhouse Amongst the Vines
    A Schoolhouse Amongst the Vines

    From schoolhouse to luxurious cottage - a tale of transformation at Kina Beach Vineyard.... [More]

  2. The Story of Wildside Lodge, West Coast
    The Story of Wildside Lodge, West Coast

    Wildside Lodge is a labour of love, a rustic, hand-crafted beauty which evolved through Dan and Kath Lane's philosophy and need for using resources that were locally available and free, or at least recycled and cheap!... [More]

  3. Golden Days at Big Bay
    Golden Days at Big Bay

    Fond memories of bach holidays at Big Bay in the 1940s - long drops, meat safes, sackfuls of seafood and a great community.... [More]

Recent Guest Comments for properties on this page

The LIttle Beach House on Oneroa Beach

 Wonderful experience. Beautiful setting. Contemporary, tastefully furnished, well-equipped bach. Welcoming and friendly host, wouldn't hesitate to recommend the Little Beach House. 

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Karamu Trail Track Farm Stay and Horse Trekking

 Amazing farm, beautiful view, comfortable, when I lived there I escaped to the heaven. Perfect place for refreshing your mind, renew your life and health. 

The Black Blonde Bach

 Fantastic bach, beautiful with everything we needed for our trip. Fabulous location with great views. 

A Great Little Hideaway

 Great little bach with great facilities. 

Comfy Corner Cottage

 Thanks for having us again, we enjoyed our stay :) 

Beech Hill Accommodation

 Great place for a quiet holiday.