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    Children’s Attractions Around NZ

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    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]

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    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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    The Story of Wildside Lodge, West Coast

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    Golden Days at Big Bay

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Recent Guest Comments for properties on this page

FABULOUS FARMSTAY ON THE LAKE

 The location is great close to three lakes for boating walking and only 15 minutes to town and other attractions around Rotorua. The only complant we had was the light in the toilet needs replacing. 

FABULOUS FARMSTAY ON THE LAKE

 The location is great close to three lakes for boating walking and only 15 minutes to town and other attractions around Rotorua. The only complant we had was the light in the toilet needs replacing. 

FABULOUS FARMSTAY ON THE LAKE

 great location near lake, great relaxed atmosphere for the family. 

West Coast Retreat - stunning sunsets meets river

 Location is beautiful, awesome outdoor entertainment area. Met the neighbours who were lovely and friendly! 

SEVEN HEAVEN , Exclusive Large Oakura Beach House

 Lovely house in a great location. We had a very pleasant stay here. The house had everything we needed and was super clean and well presented, with many wonderful extra touches that made the stay feel special. A pleasure to stay at. Highly recommended. 

Te Kaha stunning ocean-front beach house

 excellent standard and location offer lots of extras and great for lots of good friends and family to get together would and have highly recommended thankyou