Exciting holiday destinations from island oases to hot pools

New Zealand boasts some of the most beautiful and picturesque destinations for all types of travellers. From idyllic thermal hot pools and lakeside retreats to swim and adventure on the best beaches in New Zealand, you’ll find an array of exciting locales for a romantic, adventurous or fun-filled retreat. Our Bookabach guides can help you find accommodation options for your whole group in some of the best holiday destinations New Zealand has to offer.

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10 reasons to love Lake Tekapo

Lakes and mountains

You may have heard of it, but how well do you really know Lake Tekapo?

A guide to hot pools and spa resorts

Hot pools

Sun, rain or snow - mineral hot pools and day spas are super relaxing.

Fishing around the Coromandel

North Island

Beautiful scenery and coastline, plus fantastic fishing - the perfect combination.

Experience nature and romance with a mountain break

Alpine and lake getaways are diverse locations with a variety of options for all types of travellers. Whether you want to ski and snowboard, hike towering mountain peaks or try waterskiing and boating on the water, lakes and mountains give you limitless options for how to spend your holiday in nature. With Bookabach, you can find alpine and lakeside accommodation options that range from quaint mountain cabins to sprawling waterfront lodges in some of New Zealand’s top spots for a mountain break.

Relax and rejuvenate in hot springs in NZ

Whether on a solo retreat or a romantic getaway, soaking in a naturally heated thermal pool surrounded by mountains, forests and lakes is the ideal way to unwind on your holiday. Hot pools in NZ can be found in many of the top travel destinations, giving you a chance to enjoy thermal spas in between seeing the sites of the city or adventures on the water. Bookabach guides can help you find the ideal accommodation near a variety of destinations with hot springs in NZ.

Sun, surf and fun in the best beaches in New Zealand

New Zealand’s dramatic coastline offers bustling coastal cities with an array of romantic and family-friendly attractions, serene beaches with dramatic rock formations and wildlife or idyllic beaches with neighbouring hot springs. Whether you’re looking for watersports and wildlife encounters or romantic seaside getaways, you’ll have endless options when you find coastal accommodation near top beaches in NZ with Bookabach.

Adventurous excursions in North Island must-see destinations

The North Island of New Zealand is known for exciting volcanic activity, vibrant national parks, island sanctuaries and cosmopolitan cities packed with fun-filled activities. From the spectacular glowworm caves of Waitomo to the bursts of colourful waters at Wai-O-Tapu geothermal pools, North Island truly has something for everyone. With our Bookabach guides, you can find accommodation options that put you in the centre of the action in the best places to visit in North Island.

Adventure and fun in South Island points of interest

Boasting dramatic mountains, tranquil lakes and spectacular glaciers, the South Island of New Zealand is a pure natural landscape with a variety of unique experiences. You can enjoy New Zealand South Island must-see destinations with hikes in the Southern Alps, exploration and ocean kayaking in Abel Tasman National Park and adventure sports like bungee jumping and skiing in Queenstown. Whatever your inclination, Bookabach guides can help you find the ideal accommodation options near the top South Island points of interest.