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  1. Win 1 of 3 Kapiti Cheese Hampers for Easter!
    Win 1 of 3 Kapiti Cheese Hampers for Easter!

    Get your tastebuds ready for a tasty Easter! We have three Kapiti Cheese Hampers to take with you to the bach.... [More]

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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

Te Maika Beachfront - Ngunguru

 Location! Location! Location! Such a lovely view to look out on and a pleasant stroll to the local dairy and takeaways. Beautiful area and the bach has everything you need. 

Te Maika Beachfront - Ngunguru

 Was a great stay and 100% best location!! This will be our new go to place in future :) 

Seahorse Studio Ngunguru/Tutukaka

 Beautiful studio! Would definitely stay again! Everything was thought of and ready for us when we arrived. Loved it. 

Seahorse Studio Ngunguru/Tutukaka

 We loved the position of the studio high up on the hillside with gorgeous views of sea and hills. The property was spacious both inside and on the decking area outside. It was quiet and private. The studio was well equipped and the wifi was good. 

Seahorse Studio Ngunguru/Tutukaka

 Perfect for couple or family with 2 young kids. 

Te Maika Beachfront - Ngunguru

 Really nice tidy clean bach, stunning spot - highly recommend!