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    Win tickets to An Evening with Noel Fielding in Christchurch

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    Guide to New Zealand’s top wine regions

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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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    A guide to hot pools and spa resorts

    While icy rain is pouring from the heavens, or the hot sun’s filtering through the trees, there are few more relaxing indulgences than spa treatments or the therapeutic waters of mineral hot pools.... [More]

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    A Schoolhouse Amongst the Vines

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    The Story of Wildside Lodge, West Coast

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  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

THERMALLY HEATED VERY COMFORTABLE 4 BEDROOM FLAT

 Near to town, parks and a real home away from home 

Eagle Retreat luxury accommodation

 Accommodation was very comfortable for me and my guests. We are very impressed by the cleanliness and the available amenities of the house. The proximity of the bach is very accessible to the best spots in Rotorua. Cindy you're a star. Thanks a lot. I highly recommend your place. One of my friends will be booking your place soon. 

Ruakaka Beach Holiday Retreat

 The perfect house in a perfect location (Ruakaka) plenty of room for 10, spacious, clean and everything you need for your stay. The beach is the reason for staying here, so was great to have the perfect beach house to go with it, Owner was friendly and easy to deal with and quick with bond refund, Many thanks. 

ONE OF TARAWERA'S MOST POPULAR HOLIDAY RENTALS

 Beautiful spot with gorgeous views. Very comfortable stay and very pleased with the option of cleaners afterwards. 

Panoramic Town, Lake and Mountain Views.

 Bookings and comprehensive detail on the property all done very professionally 

Timeless Classic Meets Retro

 Great size and facilities, will definately stay again!