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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

    "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

Yala Villa - economic family home

 Great place for family with kids, spacious and fully loved the mosiquto screening! Awesome home especially if you're on a budget, exceeded expectationsm would definitely use again. 

Island Time Villas - Villa Marino

 Great location. excellent and well maintained yard, especially for children. Plenty of household items that made our stay super comfortable. The property is managed very well in a non-intrusive manner. We would definitely stay at island time villas again. Thank you ?? 

Ocean front holiday house

 Great place to stay with lots of rrom and the ocean at your backdoor. Close to town and 10mins from Muri etc. Recommended ! 

Yala Villa - economic family home

 Located in a great mid spot between main city & popular beach. Big house with great kitchen. 

The Heritage - Arorangi

 Hi Eddie Absolutely brilliant place, we all had a wonderfull time thank you so much! I recommend this place to anyone who wants to have a relaxing time on such a beautifull island Cheers Jack 

Seaspray Beach Villa - beachfront holiday home

 Lovely, modern, spacious house with well maintained garden and partial sea views. All amenities present. Highly recommended