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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. 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]

  2. 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]

  3. Period piece on the Clive River
    Period piece on the Clive River

    A riverfront villa that's perfect for groups: mess about in boats, bike to wineries or swan about historically.... [More]

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Rest & Relax @ Lake Okareka - stylish + modern

 If you have 4 or less travellers and look for a perfect stay in Rotorua, look no further than batch on benn. We really enjoy the stay. A really awesome location, Renovated throughout, and really great hosts. We will be back. 

Te Nikau Forest Retreat

 Really lovely place to stay with all the nice touches provided. We had a great time :) Thank you. 

Ohiwas' Best Bach,Clean,Cosy & Private.

 Fab view. Private and very relaxing. Great property - everything it promised to be and more. Can wholeheartedly recommend. 

Stunning Kawa Cottage with Spa Pool & Sleepout

 Outside room great if you have family. Spacious lawn. All amenities you need. Spa fab. 

Private, Romantic Log Cabin with Stunning Mt Views

 Private, very clean! Just gorgeous! 

Rest & Relax @ Lake Okareka - stylish + modern

 Beautiful property just a few meters from Okareka Lake. Very clean and modern inside with a fully equipped kitchen for our evening meals. We borrowed the Canadian Canoe, and spent a good three hours on the lake and was one of my highlights of the trip. excellent experience!