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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

Lake front with its own jetty. 4 bedroom Lockwood

 We had the most amazing stay at Quamby it is a very comfortable holiday house with everything you need for a super relaxing holiday. Fantastic views of the lake surrounded by bush and bird life. Couldn't have asked for better and we will be back for sure!! 

Nunnbetter - Modern, Family & Pet Friendly home wi

 We had a comfortable and enjoyable stay :) House is tidy and close to activities and shops :) 

  • SMDPB
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Water Skiers/Wakeboarders Wonderland

 Wonderful spacious Bach where we could sit on the deck and watch our 4yr old play in the park. Walking distance to lake where we could take a quick tip jumping off the wharf. Wonderful spot - thanks 

Papamoa Beachfront Beauty

 The entire family thoroughly enjoyed our holiday. Amazing location 

Bike to the forest and mountain bike trails

 The location is perfect - half way between town and the Redwoods. The house is perfect for what we wanted. Until next time...... 

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Beach Break Papamoa-Beachfront

 Had a great time as usual. Really enjoy staying here.