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  1. Win 1 of 3 Kapiti Cheese Hampers for Easter!
    Win 1 of 3 Kapiti Cheese Hampers for Easter!

    Get your tastebuds ready for a tasty Easter! We have three Kapiti Cheese Hampers to take with you to the bach.... [More]

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  1. Children’s Attractions Around NZ
    Children’s Attractions Around NZ

    Childhood memories of good times at the bach can last forever. With a bit of planning your family holiday can be just as memorable.... [More]

  2. Kapiti Coast
    Kapiti Coast

    The long sandy beaches of the Kapiti Coast are a 40km drive from Wellington - but they're a world apart from the capital; spot rare native birds on Kapiti Island, play golf or explore the parks and nature reserves.... [More]

  3. Snow guide: Mt Ruapehu
    Snow guide: Mt Ruapehu

    Rising dramatically 2797m out of the Central Plateau, this vast volcanic beauty has two commercial ski areas and a friendly little club field.... [More]

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  1. A Schoolhouse Amongst the Vines
    A Schoolhouse Amongst the Vines

    From schoolhouse to luxurious cottage - a tale of transformation at Kina Beach Vineyard.... [More]

  2. 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]

  3. 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]

Recent Guest Comments for properties on this page

Clifftop family friendly holiday home

 Outstanding views ,clean and spacious, had a family friendly feeling, garden beautiful and very well maintained 

Clifftop family friendly holiday home

 perfect for a family or a large group team building etc great for kids big deck and has two of everything like 2 dish washers fridges stoves great facilities great out door flow 2 tvs just fantastic 

BIG LOG HOME!! Spacious for families and friends!!

 Absolutely awesome place. Would definitely stay there again!!! 

Clifftop family friendly holiday home

 We had a fantastic weekend in this well equipped Bach. The kids loved the safe backyard with it's trampoline, swing and sandpit. The adults enjoyed the separate living areas and kitchens, and the pizza oven was a hit all round. Would definitely use this Bach again! 

Clifftop family friendly holiday home

 Wow. What an amazing spot and we felt so privileged to be able to use this wonderful home for the weekend. Well equipped with everything you need for a great holiday, plenty of space for the kids, great views and we made delicious pizza's with use of the pizza oven. Fully recommend you hire this holiday home for your next holiday. 

BIG LOG HOME!! Spacious for families and friends!!

 Nice and peaceful setting close to the river and lake. The lodge is very well suited for families with children.