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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

Palm Beach Holiday Apartment

 We had another great 10 days staying here. Fantastic location & good facilities 

Four Seasons in one Day

 immaculately clean and felt like home from home 

 Beachfront holiday apartment Onetangi

 Stunning location, beautiful apartment and the beach is just a skip away... Could not recommend higher! 

Four Seasons in one Day

 Wonderful couple of days spent in the perfect location, particularly for those travelling on foot. 

Villa Pacifica - Single Unit1 - Free car/transfers

 Great place to stay, and the free car included made this great value for money. Owner was really flexible in picking us up and dropping us off at ferry terminal, and even let us keep hold of the car for the day after we'd checked out. Would recommend. 

Villa Pacifica 2bdrm Apartment: Free car/transfers

 Location, views and use of a car are amazing. The property itself is kept immaculate and is wonderful for a relaxing holiday