New Zealand North Island

 

 

 


 

From Cape Reinga, where the Tasman Sea meets the Pacific, the North island stretches to the Cook Strait, your cross-over to the South Island..

About 75% of New Zealand's population lives on the North Island, with two of New Zealand's largest cities swallowing the majority.

Auckland, the largest in the North, is an ideal home base from where  to explore the picturesque Bay of Islands and the Coromandel, while Wellington, the capital, is located at the southern extremity of the island.

The mountainous center of the island offers geological wonders, Lake Taupo & Lake Rotorua and Tongariro National Park ( featured in the "Lord of the Rings"), New Zealand's oldest National Park that houses a number of Maori religious sites.
 

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CITY OF SAILS: Auckland lies across an 8 mile wide volcanic isthmus separating two harbors - the Waitemata and Manukau - and is recognized as a water lovers paradise .

Hotels in Auckland

  1. Hilton Auckland

  2. Copthorne Harbour City  

  3. Langham Hotel Auckland

  4. New President Hotel

  5. Hyatt Regency Auckland

       6. Quay West Suites

  7. The Heritage Auckland

  8. Rydges Auckland

  9. Mercure Hotel Auckland

10. Scenic Circle Airedale Auckland

11. Sebel Suites Auckland

12. Skycity Hotel & Casino

13. The Ascott Metropolis

14. Crowne Plaza Auckland

   

Hilton Auckland

A boutique-style deluxe hotel, located 300 meters out to sea on Princes Wharf, is a welcoming haven within 5 minutes' walk from the city's main shopping precinct, the ferry terminal, the Viaduct Basin (Auckland's main tourist and entertainment stretch) and within a stone's throw of the theatres and the heart of the city.

 

 

Langham Hotel Auckland (formerly Sheraton)

Situated in the vibrant heart of New Zealand's largest city, Auckland. The Hotel is within walking distance from the spectacular waterfront. The beautiful Domain, an extensive oasis of parks and gardens and the Auckland museum are nearby

   

Hyatt Regency Auckland

Offering stunning views of the Auckland harbor and parks, the Hyatt is located just a few minutes walk from the city center.

 

 

 

The Heritage Auckland

From an elevated position in the center of the city, you not only can enjoy magnificent views but also enjoy the convenience of being situated just in strolling distance from the city’s many attractions.

 

 

Sebel Suites Auckland

Conveniently situated at Viaduct Harbor, Sebel Suites Auckland is the only all-suite waterfront hotel in close proximity to both city and the waterfront.
 

 

 

Crowne Plaza Auckland

Located in the very heart of "The City of Sails" and is the first choice for business travelers, holiday makers, sports teams, conference organizers and locals alike.
The hotel is superbly positioned above a unique boutique shopping complex 'Atrium on Elliott' and adjoins a 730 space car park.

 

 

SkyCity Hotel & Casino

Along with the advantages of staying in a  four-plus star hotel you'll find a vast array of entertainment options literally at your door.
From  two casinos, to dining in one of 10 restaurants and bars, to free live entertainment, SKYCITY Hotel has something for everyone.

 

 

Rydges Auckland

The hotel is a short stroll from Auckland’s business and retail districts, the Casino, the America's Cup Viaduct Village and superb waterfront restaurants. The upper levels of Rydges Auckland offer panoramic views of the Auckland Harbor Bridge and Waitemata Harbor.

 

 

Mercure Hotel Auckland

The Mercure Hotel Auckland is located on the city's spectacular Waitemata Harbor, just a few minutes walk from the Viaduct Harbor precinct, renowned as Auckland's center of entertainment, dining and nightlife.

 

 

Scenic Circle Airedale Auckland

Constructed in 1954, it was Auckland’s first high-rise office building. Now protected by the Historic Places Trust, and as such, every attention was given to the lavish restoration of this unique landmark and transformed into the stylish 3-star plus Scenic Circle Airedale Hotel

   

Copthorne Harbour City

Situated on the Waitemata Harbour, with direct access to commerce, shopping, bars and restaurants. All rooms offer a panoramic view north facing the majestic harbour.

   
New President Hotel

Offers  quality accommodations for a moderate price in Auckland's City Center.  This modern high-rise property is equipped with the latest fire protection and electronic security.

   

Quay West Suites

Quay West Suites Auckland is a boutique 5-star apartment hotel, providing guests with excellent service, facilities and well appointed one and two bedroom suites.

   

The Ascott Metropolis

The Ascott Metropolis Auckland brings a welcome alternative to a luxury hotel offering spacious serviced residences, with the choice between elegant studios, one or two-bedroom layouts, all with comprehensive services and facilities,

 

 

Bay of Islands

The finest maritime park in New Zealand with 144 Islands and secluded bays, offers an abundance of marine life, including the big marlin, whales, penguins, dolphins and many other species.
The maritime and historic park is the original cradle of European civilization and has fine examples of Maori culture.

 

 

Copthorne Hotel & Resort Bay of Islands

Located next to the historic Treaty House, where New Zealand's founding document was signed in 1840. Adjacent to an scenic golf course, native bush walks and some of the best big game fishing in the world!

 

 

Kingsgate Hotel Autolodge Paihia

Located on the waterfront and only 100 meters from Paihia wharf the Kingsgate Hotel Autolodge is the ideal base from which to explore the scenic and histories Bay of Islands.

   
Okiato Lodge

Nestled amongst native trees at the end of a secluded peninsula, the Okiato Lodge is your perfect base from which to enjoy the beautiful Bay of Islands.

   

Sommerfields Lodge

This boutique hotel - style lodge offers separate guest entrances and exclusive-use guest lounge to assure  the quality of privacy.  Every guest room enjoys commanding views overlooking historic Kerikeri Inlet.
 

 

   

The Coromandel

Within an hours drive from the center of Auckland you'll find golden and white sand beaches with magnificent coastal scenery. A rugged, forestry interior waiting to be explored is just some of the natural attractions that have people returning to The Coromandel time after time.
 

 

 
 

Grand Mercure Puka Park

Situated at Pauanui Beach, 2 hrs drive south east of Auckland. This luxurious, secluded hideaway features 48 chalets set in 10 hectares of native bushland.

 

   

Pauanui Pines Motor Lodge

A holiday resort complex and the perfect place to relax and enjoy the many features of the beautiful Coromandel Peninsula.

 

   

Rotorua

The heartland of New Zealand, spiritual home to the Maori, nature’s spa of the South Pacific, host to some of the world’s most incredible earth forces, and the country’s adventure playground. 

Manaakitanga is a deep-rooted concept in Maori culture. It is a challenge, a responsibility  as your host to give you the very best .

Rotorua's reputation as a natural spa destination dates back more than 160 years when the Pink and White Terraces were considered the eighth wonder of the world and visitors were also drawn by the natural therapeutic waters.

Minutes from town you'll discover myriad forests, lakes and scenic reserves for hiking, biking, relaxing or picnicking.
 

Hotels in Rotorua

Grand Tiara Rotorua

Kawaha Point Lodge

Lake Plaza Rotorua

Millenium Hotel Rotorua

Royal Lakeside Novotel

Rydges Hotel Rotorua

Treetops Lodge

Hotel Ibis Rotorua

 

 

Millenium Hotel Rotorua

Rotorua’s largest 4 star deluxe hotel is perfectly situated in the heart of the city, by the lake front, and adjacent to the famous Polynesian Spa offering guests a wide variety of scenic views from Lake Rotorua, the natural forest or Government Gardens, to the serene beauty of the Hotel's own native forest courtyard.

 

 

Royal Lakeside Novotel

Located on the shores of Lake Rotorua and set in park surroundings, the hotel is 10 minutes walk from the city center. Features include an indoor spa and fitness center, restaurant, bar, 450 person convention center and a Maori cultural centre with nightly performances.

 

 

Rydges Rotorua

Located in a park like setting on the edge of Rotorua's Arawa Racecourse, ths hotel boasts panoramic views across the city to Lake Rotorua and Mokoia Island. The hotel is within easy walking distance of the City Center, Rotorua Convention Center, Rotorua Churches and many of Rotorua's famous attractions and activities.

 

 

Hotel Ibis Rotorua

Hotel Ibis Rotorua is located on the shores of Lake Rotorua. It is only a short walk to the city center, convention center, cafes and restaurants.

   

Grand Tiara Rotorua

The Grand Tiara Hotel and Conference Center is Rotorua's premium boutique hotel surrounded by beautiful gardens and offers luxury accommodation and superb conference facilities.

   

Kawaha Point Lodge

The award-winning Kawaha Point Lodge is a beautifully appointed lodge offering luxury accommodations, right on the edge of Lake Rotorua.

 

 

Lake Plaza Rotorua

The Sudima Hotel – Lake Rotorua is set on the shores of beautiful Lake Rotorua, adjacent to the famous Polynesian Spa complex, Government Gardens and only a five-minute stroll to the city center.

 

 

Treetops Lodge

A secluded retreat for those with a love of nature who wish to see native flora & fauna preserved. Explore and discover 2,500 acres of game reserve including 800-year-old forests.
 

 

 
 

Lake Taupo

One hour drive from Rotorua, you'll find the largest fresh water lake in Australasia, created by a volcanic  eruption 5,000 years ago and well worth a visit!.

You can sky dive over the lake, 4- wheel drive,  learn about local authentic Maori culture and myths, play golf on internationally acclaimed golf courses, enjoy a flight over a world heritage area, ski on an active volcano, bungy jump over New Zealand’s largest River – the Waikato or just relax in one of the many thermal springs and enjoy the cuisine and the spectacular scenery.

 

Huka Lodge

Surrounded by magnificent natural beauty. The crystal clear waters of Lake Taupo are fed by mountain streams and are home to some of the most sought-after Rainbow trout in the world. The spectacular Huka Falls are a short walk from Huka Lodge, on the banks of the Waikato River.

   

Lake Taupo Lodge

Lake Taupo Lodge offers exclusive luxury boutique hotel style accommodations situated on the shores of Lake Taupo.  The perfect vacation or holiday resort.

 

   

Napier / Hawke's Bay

Hawke’s Bay Wine Country is New Zealand’s leading food and wine region. With over 2200 hours of sunshine, Hawke’s Bay is a year-round holiday destination with an eclectic mix of visual and sensory experiences. Napier, the main city is the "Art Deco Capital of the South Pacific".

Scenic Circle Te Pania Napier

Enjoying a very desirable central waterfront location on Marine Parade directly across the road from the War Memorial Convention Center and a just two minutes walk from Napier’s famous art deco style main street.

   

Tennyson Motor Inn

Situated in the hub of Napier City center you'll find the Tennyson Motor Inn, where friendly staff and a ready smile are part of the service.

 

 

The County Hotel

Situated in the center of Napier and originally built for the Hawke's Bay County Council in 1909, the County hotel is one of only two significant buildings to have survived the massive 1931 earthquake.  

 

 

Wharekauhau Country Estate

'The Perfect Place To Unwind'. Wharekauhau is only 10 minutes from Wellington (by air). The lodge is situated in the heart of Wharekauhau whereby it is surrounded by the Rimutaka Ranges to the west and the Palliser Bay to the east.

   

Wellington

Set between a magnificent harbor and rolling green hills, the Capital of New Zealand, is a vibrant city where funky shops, exciting galleries and great restaurants are within easy access.

 
Wellington Hotels
 

Duxton Hotel

InterContinental Wellington

James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor

Mercure Hotel Wellington

Citylife Wellington

Novotel Capital Wellington

West Plaza Wellington

 

   

West Plaza Wellington

Nestled next to Wellington's Civic Center, just 10 minutes drive from the International and Domestic Airport is the West Plaza Hotel.

   
Duxton Hotel

Situated in the heart of the Harbor Capital of New Zealand, opposite Te Papa - the Museum of New Zealand, and the Wellington Convention Center located only a short walk away from the central business district, the shopping and entertainment areas and the Queen's Wharf Events Center.

 

   

Intercontinental Wellington

Conveniently located opposite Wellington Harbor and in the center of Wellington's political, commercial and corporate precincts, the Hotel has excellent city shopping right at its doorstep and only minutes away from all the leading attractions.

 

 

James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor

At the heart of Wellington's commercial and retail districts the James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor, a leading mid-market hotel offers both business and leisure travelers friendly and professional service.
 

 

 

Mercure Hotel Wellington

Located high on The Terrace, offering spectacular views over the city and harbor. Guests have only a short walk to theaters, restaurants, the award winning Te Papa Museum and some of New Zealand's best shopping.

   
Citylife Wellington

This suite style hotel provides accommodations of impeccable standard and is located just minutes from the city’s many cultural and entertainment attractions.
 

   

Novotel Capital Wellington

Novotel Capital Wellington is conveniently located in the heart of the city, only a short walk to Westpac Stadium, Te Papa Museum and the waterfront. The hotel also has direct elevator access to Lambton Quay via a shopping arcade.

   
 

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