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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

Coronet Lodge SKI / RELAX / WARM

 House is fantastic, with some great design features. Location is amazing, Surrounded by the mountains and easy to access all areas of interest. We had a very comfortable and relaxing stay. 

BLUESKIN BAY HOUSE - beach, space, views and peace

 Quiet and beautiful location and garden. Lovely character house and friendly host. 

Newly restored McEnaneys cottage

 clean, tidy, charming, comfortable beds, perfect place to break a trip. 

Hideaway Peak Villa & Cottage

 The position, the peace, the space for all ages to spread out. The wonderful outdoor living. Proximity to Queenstown and Arrowtown if needed. It was a great kitchen to cater for a crowd. Lots of sitting areas in and outside the house. Loved the place and the view of Coronet. 

Tiritiri Lodge: a modern elegant spacious home.

 Outstanding views world class kitchen! Outstanding garden with the sweetest strawberries! 

Great Lodge with stunning views of Waikawa Marina

 Loved the individual bedrooms/ensuits for family gatherings. Loved the location just outside the touristism activity. Very relaxing