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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

Papamoa Beach House - short stroll to the beach

 Second time using this bach. Spotless and very comfortable. Very quiet location. 

Brand New, Quality Plus, French Boutique style

 Beautiful centrally located apartment. The perfect place to stay in Mount Maunganui! 

Pilot Bay - Swim, Walk, Cafes

 Prime location with close and easy access to everything The Mount has to offer. House was modern and exceptionally clean with comfortable beds and good quality linen provided. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay, would love to come back. thanks 

'Olives' -  a little bit of luxury

 Great location, beautiful house, very clean and tidy. House was very organised and it was very clear what we needed to do with cleaning and how to leave the house when we left. 

Emerald Cottage Papamoa Beach NZ

 A lovely cottage and private section, clean tidy and well maintained, sunny and just a delight to stay in. 

Papamoa Beach House - short stroll to the beach

 A very relaxing stay at Papamoa. The house was very organised and easy to find everything, lots of room and a great atmosphere. We loved it.