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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

Myrtle's View - peace, privacy and romance

 we loved the Garden and the track to the beach! 

Ada's Lookout at Raglan

 Cool little bach - loo with a view - enjoy the sun and view from the deck, quiet with loads of parking. 

Kent Homestay Apartment

 Lovely place to stay, very clean, enjoyed the outlook from the balcony. Quiet location that was within easy walking distance to the town centre and all local facilities. Would definitely book again. 

A Cosy Bach in the heart of Raglan, 'WHARE AROHA'

 We stayed here last year and decided to send my parents there as they have both had a hard start to the year, Just what they needed they loved it!!! 

Kent Homestay Apartment

 A really relaxing place to stay. Very quiet and peaceful and beautifully kept. 

Kent Homestay Apartment

 We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. It was close to town, and the accomodation was clean and inviting. Would happily stay there again.