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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
    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. 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]

  2. 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]

  3. Period piece on the Clive River
    Period piece on the Clive River

    A riverfront villa that's perfect for groups: mess about in boats, bike to wineries or swan about historically.... [More]

Recent Guest Comments for properties on this page

Bush bach nestled in reserve, great sea views

 My mom and aunt Cindy described this as a beautiful location atop a gorgeous hill with a gracious host. I wish I had been able to be with them on this part of the trip! 

Large house, suitable for 2 families

 Great location with an awesome view! 

Our  Brunner retreat on the Terrace

 Fabulous location, lots of room and everything you need for a great stay. Not to mention the million dollar views - we will be back! 

The Waves Studio Nine Mile Beach Charleston

 Wow, what a fabulous place to stay. We loved Charleston and the surrounding area it's beautiful and quiet. An easy drive to Westport and yet remote enough to really feel away from it all. This bach is amazing, as soon as you walk in the door there is such a peaceful energy about the place. The views are stunning, the design is simple, uncluttered, beautifully finished and a joy to stay in. Thank you so much for sharing your special place with us. 

Our  Brunner retreat on the Terrace

 Great bach with great views. We will defiantly be back. 

Bush bach nestled in reserve, great sea views

 It was close to town but very private. Loved the bifolds that opened out onto the deck it was great on the hot evenings.