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STONEFLY LODGE - Motueka Valley

Location: Nelson

Stonefly Lodge is situated on 150 acres of private forest on the banks of the Motueka River, in the north west region of the South Island. Only 50 minutes drive from Nelson. The lodge offers access to world class brown trout rivers, spectacular New Zealand scenery and wilderness activities, all within an hours drive from the lodge...(more)

WAIOTAHI VILLA - North Island

Location: Bay of Plenty

Ocean Villas provide exceptional luxury self-catering retreat accommodation situated in prime, mainly beach-front locations around New Zealand's North Island. Holiday location Waiotahi (Bay of Plenty). Accommodation and interiors are architecturally designed and provide a high level of guest comfort...(more)

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RED COTTAGE - Staveley, South Island

Location: Canterbury - Ashburton

Escape to Red Cottage in Staveley. Take a break from the hustle and bustle and enjoy romantic evenings with open fires, candle light and the warm wooden ambience of this restored historical cottage. Watch the sun set over the surrounding mountains while enjoying local produce and fine wine, after a day of exploring this wonderful area...(more)

ALPINE ADVENTURE HOLIDAY PARK - Hanmer Springs

Location: Canterbury

Situated 2.5km outside town in a quiet, bush-clad valley at the foot of Jack's Pass, the park is set on the site of an historic staging post. We are pleased to offer a large range of accommodation to suit all tastes and budgets. The park boasts the best facilities around including a pool, games room, adventure playground, bikes and more...(more)

THE RIVER LODGE - Ohakune

Location: Ruapehu - Ohakune

The River Lodge has breathtaking views of Mount Ruapehu and is set in world heritage national parks. Experience this unique location in comfort and style. Spacious rooms with ensuites. Nestled in tranquil gardens sheltered by native Beech trees take the time to enjoy one of New Zealand's first class wines watching the sun set over Mt Ruapehu...(more)

STEWART ISLAND LODGE - Halfmoon Bay

Location: Southland

Private and secluded, Stewart Island Lodge offers a peaceful sanctuary and commanding views over Halfmoon Bay. The garden is home to many native birds including kaka (native parrots). Offering king-sized double or twin rooms (en suite bathrooms with bath) and continental breakfast included. Five minutes' walk to village and restaurants. Complimentary transfers to/from Ferry terminal or Stewart Island Flights depot...(more)

BRIDGE TO NOWHERE LODGE & TOURS - Whanganui River

Location: Whanganui River

Experience the isolation and beauty of the New Zealand bush - a unique, extremely remote wilderness haven accessible only by river. Comfortable accommodation. Delicious farmhouse cuisine. Jet boat tours to the surreal 'Bridge to Nowhere' in the middle of the Whanganui National Park wilderness...(more)

NASEBY LODGE - Naseby, Central Otago

Location: Otago

The Naseby Lodge is the perfect accommodation option for those visiting Naseby. We have 6 one bedroom and 2 two bedroom units and free pick-up and set-down available for Rail Trail-ers. Whether it be for the Rail Trail, year-round curling, mountain biking, historic charm, or tranquility, Naseby Lodge offers you accommodation only two hours from Dunedin or Queenstown...(more)

RUAPEHU COUNTRY LODGE - Ohakune, Ruapehu

Location: Ruapehu - Ohakune

Situated in the heart of the North Island's summer and winter outdoor adventure playground you will find Ruapehu Country Lodge. Whether relaxation is your goal or extreme adventure, this is the perfect location for you. Heather and Peter invite you to stay in their luxury boutique bed and breakfast accommodation, and enjoy their excellent hospitality...(more)

TERRACE DOWNS RESORT - Windwhistle, Canterbury

Location: Canterbury - Rakaia

Terrace Downs Resort is a unique one-stop New Zealand getaway destination located just 50 minutes from Christchurch International Airport. Ideal for meetings, conferences, incentive and leisure travel. Its 550 acres of unique New Zealand high country provide peace and seclusion...(more)

MOUNTAIN VALLEY ADVENTURE LODGE - Napier, Hawke's Bay

Location: Hawkes Bay

We offer riverside accommodation, bar, restaurant and adventure activities. Great location beside Mohaka River with Kaweka Mountains as backdrop. Activities include wilderness horse-trekking, river kayaking, whitewater rafting, paintball, claybird, archery, sports field, agility course, mountain biking, walking and swimming. Ideal stop off en-route to/from Napier or Taupo. Tariff: Tent/powersites from NZ$12-16pp, other assorted accommodation from $20 - $150 per night...(more)

ALTAMONT LODGE - Wanaka

Location: Wanaka

Within easy waterfront walk from beautiful downtown Wanaka. Exceptional quality, friendly, budget priced self-service lodge with natural wooden interior, large spacious lounge with logburner fire place. Modern, fully-equipped kitchen, Internet available, TV room, dryingroom, storeroom, laundry outside. Free for guests - spapool, tennis court, barbecue. Single $79.00, Double/Twin $99.00. $20.00 each extra adult, maximum 4 per room. Under 3years Free...(more)

ISLAND VIEW HOLIDAY PARK - Opotiki

Location: Eastland

Situated on stunning Waiotahi Beach, with unobstructed views of the Pacific Ocean and White Island. Absolute beachfront location with popular activities include water sports, big-game fishing, diving, and safe swimming. Located at the western end of the scenic East Cape section of the 'Pacific Coast Highway', five minutes drive to Opotiki and 20 to 30 minutes to Whakatane...(more)

MOTUEKA RIVER LODGE - Nelson

Location: Nelson

A privately owned retreat offering magnificent views of the Motueka River Gorge up to the majestic Mt Arthur mountain range. We have a unique riverside location with superior accommodation for discerning guests. Our retreat exudes country charm, featuring large lounge and generous country kitchen, sunlit verandahs spilling onto charming flower laden gardens...(more)

TONGARIRO CROSSING FREEDOM PACKAGE- Tongariro

Location: Ruapehu - National Park Village

One of the best one-day treks in New Zealand - The Tongariro Alpine Crossing Trek will take you from alpine meadow to mountain summit with stunning features along the way. You'll walk across a lunar landscape of craters, pumice, active volcanoes, mountain springs, lava flows, emerald lakes, piles of scoria and statue-like volcanic rocks...(more)

ARROWTOWN HOLIDAY PARK - Arrowtown, Queenstown

Location: Queenstown - Arrowtown

This holiday park provides a quiet and relaxing holiday experience, just five minutes' walk from the town centre. With historical gold mining close-by and a backdrop of picturesque mountains, Arrowtown Holiday Park offers modern facilities that include self-contained holiday flats, studio units, eight-bedroom lodge, and over a hundred powered sites...(more)

TROUTBECK FISHING LODGE - Turangi

Location: Lake Taupo

Troutbeck Fishing Lodge is situated only 10 metres from the famous Tauranga Taupo River, 300 metres from Lake Taupo. This beautiful location is only 10 metres from Tauranga Taupo river edge. Enjoy Turangi fly fishing from your door step in world renowned Taupo tributaries...(more)

LKNZ BACKPACKERS - Ohakune

Location: Ruapehu - Ohakune

LKNZ Lodge is situated on the doorstep of Tongariro National Park and provides quality, budget accommodation right next to Mt Ruapehu and the world-famous Tongariro Crossing. Affordable motel style units, as well as backpackers accommodation, an onsite cafe and bar. Take advantage of our shuttle service which provides daily transport to the Tongariro Crossing...(more)

LAKE WHAKAMARINO LODGE - Lake Waikaremoana, Hawkes Bay

Location: Hawkes Bay - Tuai and Lake Whakamarino

Located in the quaint village of Tuai is Lake Whakamarino Lodge at the gateway to Lake Waikaremoana. This is one of New Zealand's "Great Walks". Five individual lodges are nestled amongst mature trees just a "stone's throw away" from the picturesque Lake Whakamarino. We cater for all types of traveller, from backpackers and fishermen to large or small family/walking groups...(more)

SAPPHIRE SPRINGS HOLIDAY PARK & THERMAL POOLS - Katikati

Location: Bay of Plenty

Welcome to Sapphire Springs, a hidden paradise and the perfect holiday park for families. Located at the foot of the Kaimai Ranges and set on 32 hectares of scenic forest and bush. Sapphire Springs offers caravan, campervan and tent sites on a park-like setting. Features thermal pools, extensive bush walks, glow worms, minigolf and playground. Approximately 15kms from the beach...(more)

RIVER HAVEN - Murchison

Location: Nelson

An "All Inclusive" lodge with full breakfast, three course dinner and a garden fresh healthy picnic lunch. Stop in the River Haven Private Bar for a cold drink and great bar food after fishing. Everything is included for one price (even house wine and beer!), to put your focus on your main interest, to catch brown trout...(more)

FERNLEAF BED & BREAKFAST - Taumarunui, Central North Island

Location: Ruapehu - Taumarunui

Fernleaf Farmstay is located midway between Auckland and Wellington and close to main highway. Relax in the charming tranquillity of a working farm that is an easy drive to glow-worm caves at Waitomo and Lord of the Rings film set. Warm, spacious and comfortable accommodation. We offer generous country breakfasts. Great fishing and cycle trails close...(more)

NEW WINDSOR LODGE - Waitahanui

Location: Lake Taupo

Located in park-like grounds across the highway from Lake Taupo and approx 10kms to Taupo township, is New Windsor Lodge. It's a great fly-fishing base, and the lodge offers a range of accommodation including 8 two-bedroom self-contained units, fisherman's cabins and 28 powered campsites. Our lodge is centrally located and is a great stop-over point between Wellington and Auckland...(more)

PELORUS LODGE - Marlborough

Location: Marlborough - Marlborough Sounds

European-style boutique lodge which offers guests the best of heartland Marlborough, superb, luxurious accommodation, premium wines, sublime cuisine and friendly hosts. Pelorus Lodge blends into the surrounding exotic trees and native bush to create a 'nature theme park'of privacy, peace and harmony - an unspoiled timeless and therapeutic environment. Stay with us for 100% pure luxury...(more)

TONGARIRO LODGE - Taupo

Location: Taupo - Turangi

Experience the finest luxury lodge accommodation and gourmet dining situated on the banks of the legendary Tongariro River on the shores of Lake Taupo. Located in a unique Fishing Lodge atmosphere, on the doorstep of the World Heritage Tongariro National Park, including the Tongariro Alpine Crossing. A great destination for Anglers and outdoor enthusiasts alike...(more)

FIORDLAND BED AND BREAKFAST - Te Anau

Location: Fiordland - Te Anau

Nestled in the heart of the Fiordlands is Fiordland Bed & Breakfast, a stunning Bed & Breakfast home, right on the edge of lake Te Anau. The house was designed and built by Nathan, and he'd love to share his unrivalled knowledge of the region. Located a convenient 15 minute walk away from town...(more)

LAKEFRONT LODGE BACKPACKERS - Lake Tekapo

Location: Mt Cook and MacKenzie Country

Blending in with the environment, Lakefront Lodge is specifically built for the comfort of backpackers. This Lake Tekapo lodge comfortably sleeps 72 people with variety of room sizes (twins, doubles, four and six-bed dorms). Each lakefront room has access to the deck, with large barbecue area and stunning views. Located on the lakeshore overlooking the beautiful mountains beyond...(more)

PARAMATA LODGE - West Coast, South Island

Location: West Coast - Harihari

Paramata Lodge is set in a spectacular landscape of indigenous forest stretching from the Southern Alps to the Tasman Sea. The spacious guest suites and stylish shared lounges look out to sea; luxurious appointments include fine linens and deep baths designed for stargazing. Delicious continental and cooked breakfasts are included and dinners on request. Guided wilderness tours and activities available...(more)

MT LYFORD HOLIDAY HOMES - Mt Lyford, North Canterbury

Location: Canterbury - Mt Lyford

Mt Lyford Holiday Homes offer a range of self-contained log chalets and eco-chalets along with their own hot tubs. Set in the alpine village of Mt Lyford, amongst breathtaking scenery on large sections. Plenty of outdoor activities available summer and winter, with the skifield just behind the village. Skiing, Ice Skating, Mountain-biking, Swimming. Romantic, peaceful haven in Mt Lyford...(more)

WAITAHANUI LODGE - Taupo

Location: Taupo

Located on the shore of Lake Taupo, 100 metres from the Waitahanui River and Picket Fence, Waitahanui Lodge offers five self-catering lakeside cottages. Think 1950's Kiwi Bach—no telephones, no SKY TV and not an Italian tile in sight. Facilities include barbecues, kayaks, rowboats, organic salad gardens for guests, tackle shop, rods and waders for hire as well as trout smoking...(more)

TARATA FISHAWAY LODGE - Taihape, Rangitikei

Location: Ruapehu - Taihape

Rangitikei farmstay accommodation offering a honeymoon suite and river retreat with spa bath. Located in the remote Mokai Valley surrounded by breath taking views. Trout fishing, raft fishing, scenic rafting, spotlight safaris and clay bird shooting. Stay with a true kiwi family. Our aim is to make your stay comfortable, memorable and fun...(more)