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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

piha beach lounge, overlooking the tasman sea

 This bach has amazing sea views and plenty of sunny space :) Highly recommend! 

piha beach lounge, overlooking the tasman sea

 The location was divine and the views majestic! The bach itself was impeccably presented and spotlessly clean. 

Aotea Harbour Kiwi Bach

 Its a real old fashioned kiwi bach in a great place and very comfortable and relaxing 

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Ferndale Cottage - Warkworth

 The property was very clean and tidy. There was more than enough linen and a few nice touches which we appreciated very much. Having kids, it was nice to have a washing machine and tumble drier in the unit. The location is quiet and peaceful. 

Hachis Retreat - Cute bach with stunning views

 The Bach has such warm and welcoming feel to it, had everything we needed with the added bonus of an amazing view!! Thank you so much for sharing your slice of paradise, will definitely be returning ?? 

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Luxury Cottage with Spa Pool

 Lovely cottage with everything we needed. Very quiet and comfortable, hope to return again sometime soon. Loved the fact that it was only ten minutes from town and was so peaceful.