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    Win Jimmy Cliff tickets!

    Score a double pass to see reggae legend Jimmy Cliff light up the stage in Mt Maunganui, March 27 or Auckland, March 28.... [More]

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    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]

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    Children’s Attractions Around NZ

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    The Story of Wildside Lodge, West Coast

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    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]

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    Period piece on the Clive River

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Recent Guest Comments for properties on this page

Large house, suitable for 2 families

 Great location with an awesome view! 

Awesome Lake Views - Bach Mea Noi

 It was perfect for us, So peaceful, beautiful view and only a hop, skip and a jump away from a swim in that gorgeous lake. 

North Beach House, Westport

 It is roomy, comfy and well equipped and an ideal location in its proximity to town, the beach and other attractions. 

Kamahi Holiday House

 Friendly staff. Nice warm and dry place!! We had a nice stay there. 

North Beach House, Westport

 A huge house with a warm and cosy feel. We were there when the weather was stormy and windy but felt very safe and warm and dry .A haven. Feels very homely and we will be back with the rest of the family. Thank you Margaret you are a great hostess. 

Large house, suitable for 2 families

 Great place to stay. Plenty of room. Thanks!