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  1. Share a photo and WIN a $250 Bookabach Voucher!
    Share a photo and WIN a $250 Bookabach Voucher!

    Share your summer holiday photos on Instagram using the hashtag #MyBookabachHoliday and be in to WIN a $250 Bookabach Gift Voucher!... [More]

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  1. Northland
    Northland

    "The winterless North" boasts stunning coastline, kauri forests and a rich Maori and European history. Holidaymakers love it. Join them and tick some tourist highlights off your bucket list or find a private bay off the beaten track.... [More]

  2. Islands of the Hauraki Gulf
    Islands of the Hauraki Gulf

    Take your pick amongst the beautiful islands of the Hauraki Gulf, and choose a holiday as ritzy or remote as you like.... [More]

  3. Children’s Attractions Around NZ
    Children’s Attractions Around NZ

    Family fun for all seasons.... [More]

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  1. 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]

  2. Mabels Cottage in Mangonui
    Mabels Cottage in Mangonui

    A colonial cottage with views of Mill Bay - the perfect base for enjoying historic Mangonui... [More]

  3. 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]

Recent Guest Comments for properties on this page

Valley Gardens Lodge

 Beautiful location, spotless house and friendly hosts. 

Coast - panoramic views  from large spacious home.

 The views are amazing; the house is very well equipped; very spacious & comfortable - actually better than the photos. 

Valley Gardens Lodge

 Set up well with wonderful views to enjoy a meal at home when have younger kids 

Absolutely lovely beach front accommodation

 Could not get better position, unit was very clean and well presented with fabulous views and very close to amenities, shop, car ferry, Pihia etc 

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Beach cottage close to beach access and shops

 It was a home away from home. Very comfortable, all mod cons. Bed linen & towels provided plus cleaning included in the price so all a bonus. Shops & beach all within walking distance so very central. 

Beach cottage close to beach access and shops

 It was a home away from home. Very comfortable, all mod cons. Bed linen & towels provided plus cleaning included in the price so all a bonus. Shops & beach all within walking distance so very central.