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TRANSPORT

Great Sights New Zealand’s premier daily sightseeing operator, Great Sights offers daily day tour options between Auckland and Paihia. All Great Sights tours to the Bay of Islands include complimentary hotel pick up and drop off, full driver commentary, modern low emission glass roof coaches with air conditioning and onboard toilets.

Intercity Coachlines For point to point connections throughout Northland and the rest of the North Island, InterCity Coachlines provides the most comprehensive network nationwide. Modern, low emission vehicles provide up to 8 services or 400 seats per day between Auckland and Paihia and throughout Northland.

Contact Details and Prices Daniel Rode, PO Box 26-601 Epsom, Auckland Phone 64 9 638 5700 Fax 64 9 638 5768 Email info@intercitygroup.co.nz Web www.fboi.co.nz

Northland Limousine Service Northland’s specialist luxury transport and limousine service provides luxury transfers & tours around the Bay of Islands, Far North, Whangarei & Auckland. Our fleet includes late model Deluxe Limousines (1-3 passengers), Luxury Passenger Vans (1-6 & 1-10 passengers) and Stretch Limousines (1-7 passengers). Luggage trailers are available when required. Our friendly, professional drivers are ex-police, fire service or military personnel and are experienced Northlanders! Our services include • Airport – Hotel Transfers • Corporate/VIP Transport • Special Interest Tours • Casual hire • Food & Wine Trails (cooking demo) • Golf Trails • Art & Craft Trails • Wedding Transport • Sightseeing Tours • Guided Tours • Auckland – Northland (incl. Bay of Islands) Transfers • Beach & Forest Picnic Trips (sumptuous picnic hampers or BBQ meals provided on request) All trips & tours are tailored to suit your client’s requirements. All our late model vehicles feature • Luxurious wide-bodied Leather Seating • Dual Zone Air-Conditioning • Tinted Windows (for privacy) • 6-Stack 6 Speaker CD Hi-Fi System • Extra Legroom OUR CUSTOM BUILD 1-10 PASSENGER LUXURY VAN additionally features: 23” L.C.D. Television & DVD Player (for entertainment and/or educational DVD’s), a 21 litre bottle chiller & food warmer, extra leg & shoulder room, a luggage compartment designed to carry eight sets of golf clubs or equivalent baggage.

Contact Details and Prices Andy Meale, PO Box 696, Kerikeri, Bay of Islands 0245 Phone 64 9 407 4239 Fax 64 9 401 7916 Mobile 027 5466 463 Email info@limo4me.co.nz Web www.limo4me.co.nz

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Pukekiwi VIP Tours PUKEKIWI VIP TOURS is owned and operated by Janet & Trevor Chiplin, who have been providing Northland with top customised tours and transfers, for the past ten years. All luxury vehicles are fully air-conditioned and our knowledgeable drivers act as tour guides for your clients, on personalised tours, Super yacht and Cruise ship excursions. For that superb comfort for 1-3 persons we have a BMW 735 IL, Ford Fairmont or a Holden Caprice. For larger groups of up to 10 people our Mercedes Benz Sprinter, is for you. DVD player, TV viewing screen and airline leather seats for that extra comfort and support. Our 17 seat 4 star LTSA rated Toyota Coaster is ideal for golfing groups, wishing to drive/fly through the North Island. Half/full day Tours • Scenic • Historical • Sightseeing • Art/Craft tours

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Contact Details and Prices Pukekiwi V.I.P. & Kerikeri Tours. 37E McCaughan Rd, RD 1, Kerikeri, Bay of Islands, New Zealand Ph 64 09 407 9904 Fax 64 09 407 9908 Mob 027 479 8651 Mob 027 218 0613 www.pukekiwi.co.nz www.kerikeritours.co.nz HOTEL

Copthorne Hotel & Resort Bay of Islands Located within the Waitangi Treaty Grounds, adjacent to a scenic golf course and the historic Treaty House. Set in park-like grounds, the resort is situated beachside and enjoys magnificent views of the beautiful Bay of Islands. • 180 guest rooms including 6 suites • International standard room facilities • Outdoor rock swimming and spa pools • Expansive grounds • Tennis court and mountain bike hire • Re-condition massage studio • Restaurant and bar with outside dining options • 24 hour room and reception service • Free and plentiful car parking • Onsite Wharf • 6 recently refurbished, well appointed and versatile venues for all your conference or event requirements

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Contact Details and Prices Tau Henare Drive, PO Box 150, Paihia Phone 64 9 402 7411 Fax 64 9 402 8200 Freephone Central Reservations 0800 808 228 Email copthorne.bayofislands@millenniumhotels.co.nz Web www.copthornebayofislands.co.nz


Paihia ACCOMMODATION HOTEL

Scenic Circle Bay of Islands Hotel Accommodation facilities • 114 rooms • Restaurant • Bar • Swimming pool • Conference facilities Facilities 114 rooms: 56 deluxe fully air-conditioned rooms built in October 2006 all with balconies. 38 Standard rooms fully refurbished in October 2006 plus 20 superior rooms. All rooms have LCD Televisions, direct dial telephones, stereo,tea and coffee making facilities, mini bars, irons and ironing boards, hairdryers, clothes drying racks. Rooms configuration varies from twin, queen queen, superKing to queen single rooms. 6 wheel chair accessible rooms with wet shower areas. Guest services • 2 guest laundries • information and guest services desk • excursion booking desk • restaurant • bar • swimming pool • conference facilities • water feature garden Restaurant and Bar Casual dining in a relaxed atmosphere can be be enjoyed in our restaurant and bar area. A la carte and buffet options are available.

Contact Details and Prices Cnr MacMurray & Seaview Roads, Paihia, Bay of Islands Ph 64 9 402 7826 Fax 64 9 402 8500 Reservations Freephone 0800 69 6963 Email bayofislands@scenic-circle.co.nz Web www.scenic-circle.co.nz

Tariff: $247.50 114 rooms

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Paihia Pacific Resort Hotel and Conference Centre Conveniently situated the Paihia Pacific Resort Hotel is just a short stroll from the main beaches of Paihia and only minutes from the restaurants and shops. The Hotel is well suited for holidays, conferences, functions, or just to relax and enjoy the peaceful atmosphere. Rooms • 23 double/twin standard/premier rooms • 12 air conditioned split level superior studios Facilities • Reception and room service • Hotel information centre • Internet kiosk and wireless access • Swimming pool • Stonegrill Restaurant with poolside dining • House bar • Guest laundry • Access for disabled and disabled room availability • Tea,coffee and refrigerator in all rooms • 6 channel TV including 3 Sky channels • Sauna and Spa • Gymnasium • Access to floodlit tennis courts We are a small hotel and pride ourselves on offering a friendly and professional service and encourage you to take advantage of our local knowledge and experience.

Contact Details and Prices Paihia Pacific Resort Hotel, 27 Kings Road, PO Box 257, Paihia, Bay of Islands, New Zealand Phone 64 9 402 8221 Fax 64 9 402 8490 NZ Toll Free Reservations 0800 744 442 Email info@paihiapacific.co.nz Web www.paihiapacific.co.nz

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BAY OF ISLANDS Paihia HOTEL

Kingsgate Hotel Autolodge Paihia Located on the waterfront and only 100 metres from Paihia wharf and township the Kingsgate Hotel Autolodge Paihia not only provides friendly welcoming service but also excellent access to numerous attractions. We provide a full range of facilities to make your client’s stay memorable including restaurant, cocktail bar, swimming pool, gymnasium, games room, complimentary use of bicycles, guest laundry and dry cleaning service, safe deposit facilities. All rooms are air-conditioned and contain bath, shower, refrigerator, direct dial telephone, Sky TV, tea and coffee making facilities, alarm clock, and radio. Each of our 50 standard rooms contain either two double beds or one queen and one single bed. Our 28 recently completed superior rooms contain two double beds, separate bath and shower in the bathroom, a separate toilet, broadband connection. Our 22 kitchenette rooms contain a queen and a double bed, plus a small kitchenette. Our 12 one-bedroom suites contain a queen size bed, two foldout divans in the lounge, a kitchenette and a spa bath plus they have great views over the water. Our two bedroom suite contains a king size bed plus one double and one single bed, a full kitchen, spa bath and stereo system and superb views over the bay.

Contact Details and Prices PO Box 28, Paihia Phone 64 9 402 7416 Fax 64 9 402 8348 Email autolpai@ihug.co.nz Web www.kingsgateautolodge.co.nz

Superior Rooms - $245. Standard Rooms - $210 1-2 people. Kitchenette Rooms - $215 1-2 people. Extra person $20. No charge for children under 12 years sharing a room with parents. Max 2 adults & 2 children per room. One-bedroom suites - $290. Two-bedroom suites - $415 All prices include GST: 113 rooms.


Paihia ACCOMMODATION HOTEL

Scenic Circle Beachcomber Hotel Spectacular sea views from every room make our friendly Hotel the place to stay in the Bay of Islands. We have a solar heated swimming pool, a private spa pool and a tennis court. Our restaurant is open for breakfast daily 6-30am - 930am serving either A la Carte or Buffet style breakfast to set you up for the day. In the evening you can watch the moonlight dance across the water from our Rockpool Restaurant and Bar for dinner from 6pm to late. We offer 45 rooms and suites. All have tea/coffee making facilities, fridge, hairdryer, ironing boards, Sky TV, direct dial phone plus your own private balcony with a superb sea view. All rooms are non smoking. We have well equipped conference facilities and there is a laundry facility for guests.

Contact Details and Prices PO Box 118, 1 Seaview Rd, Paihia Phone 64 9 402 7434 Fax 64 9 402 8202 Freephone 0800 69 69 63 SELF CONTAINED & SERVICED

Edgewater Palms Apartments Just a step away from Paihia’s golden sands and offering unsurpassed views of the bay, Edgewater Palms Apartments, a fully self-contained 5-star Qualmark-rated property, provides a comfortable base from which to explore the beautiful Bay of Islands. There are 34 one and two bedroom apartments from which to choose; all offer sea views. The 15 ‘Admiral’s View’ apartments offer panoramic vistas of the bay. Spacious and modern, all apartments come with a large, child-safe covered balcony; a fully-equipped kitchen with a dishwasher, microwave and a full-size fridge/freezer; adjoining laundry facilities; and quality, modern décor and furniture throughout. There’s an ambient dining area with seating for four to six people, plus a comfortable lounge providing Sky TV, DVD, direct dial phones and internet access. Solidly constructed, the bedrooms are peaceful and private; each has a tiled underfloor-heated ensuite and all mod cons. Thoughtful extras abound: there’s secure remote-controlled under-cover parking with easy lift access; an on-demand eight-seater courtesy vehicle; a charge-back facility from local restaurants; and dine-in breakfast room service. Families are well catered for with complimentary cots, high chairs and on-call babysitters, while challenged guests and the elderly are accommodated in commodious well-equipped rooms with specialised facilities and easy wheelchair access. Outside guests can relax around the infinity saltwater swimming pool, surrounded by hibiscus flowers. A short stroll leads to the wharf, shops, cafés and bars. Hosts, Richard and Karen Murphy, have extensive knowledge of the local area and are happy to assist guests organise activities in the bay from rounds of golf to swimming with dolphins.

Contact Details and Prices 8 - 10 Marsden Rd, Paihia. Phone 09 402 0090 Fax 09 402 5910 Email edgewaterpalmsapartments@xtra.co.nz Web www.edgewaterapartments.co.nz

Tariff: High season $280 - $496 p/n Low season $180 – $440 p/n No charge for extra adult Corporate rates on request 34 apartments

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BAY OF ISLANDS Paihia - Opua SELF CONTAINED & SERVICED

Paihia Beach Resort & Spa The highly awarded Paihia Beach Resort & Spa was nominated yet again in three categories for the World Travel Awards in 2007.

local produce and clay are available seven days a week both to day guests and those staying at the resort. Two additional treatment rooms and a hair salon open in May 2008.

Located in a superb beach position overlooking the Bay of Islands, the New Zealand owned Paihia Beach Resort & Spa offers stunning ocean views from every balcony and patio.

This exclusive 5 star resort also features a 20 metre heated saltwater pool, a large jaccuzi, private steam and sauna rooms.

Three styles of accommodation are available, (refurbished May 2008), all spaciously and stylishly furnished, featuring stunning floor to ceiling panoramic ocean views, private balconies, remote controlled air-conditioning, DVD players, Hi Fi systems and 6ft spa baths with candles and bath scents. On arrival, bathrobes, slippers and chocolates await in the room.

The poolside seaview restaurant “Pure Tastes” is headed up by award winning chefs who have won numerous culinary competitions and food awards. The restaurant, which is open seven days a week, offers both continental and gourmet a la carte breakfasts, spa lunches and a la carte dinners for in-house guests, day guests, private functions, weddings and conferences.

La Spa Naturale, the award winning day spa situated in the resort offers international standard spa treatments, including water treatments with the Vichy & Fusion showers. Signature treatments including “Naturally Northland” treatments using

At Paihia Beach Resort & Spa we offer you the Bay of Islands on your doorstep and give you a chance to revitalise your body and soul.

We specialise in: Skin & body treatments, massage therapies and water treatments with Vichy & Fusion showers We offer packages for him & her Voted one of the top ten Spas in Australasia by Conde Nast Traveller We cater for day guests and those staying in-house at the Resort Open 7 days

Paihia Beach Resort & Spa PO Box 180 Paihia, Bay of Islands Freephone: 0800 870 111

Our facilities include: 20 metre heated pool & spa Sauna & steam rooms 6 day-spa treatment rooms 21 in-house treatment rooms poolside restaurant

Phone: +64 9 402 0111 Fax +64 9 402 6026 Email: info@paihiabeach.co.nz Web: www.paihiabeach.co.nz

Tariff: POA Spa packages available Tariffs include gourmet a la carte breakfast

Missionhills c/o Paihia Beach Resort & Spa Phone 09 402 0111 Email: info@paihiabeach.co.nz


Paihia - Opua ACCOMMODATION SELF CONTAINED & SERVICED

Sanctuary Palms Overlooking the Bay of Islands and five minute’s walk from Paihia beach, you are invited to restore your mind and relax in this luxurious and tranquil setting. Sanctuary Palms contains three apartments each with their own individual character: The Moulin Rouge Suite, The Pacifika Suite and the Waterfall Suite. All apartments are self contained and individually themed, with original artworks. They feature a spacious lounge with elegant comfortable couches and seats, fully equipped kitchen with stainless steel appliances, dishwasher, washing machine and dryer. A separate bedroom has a king size bed. The luxury bathroom features the Sanctuary Palms signature spa bath, candles and bath robes. The owner, an interior designer, has created a special space that captures the essence of romantic ambience for two.

Contact Details and Prices Rob & Raewyn Wilson. 31 Bayview Road, Paihia, Bay of Islands Phone 64 9 402 5428 Fax 64 9 402 5427 Web www.sanctuarypalms.co.nz Email info@sanctuarypalms.co.nz

Tariff: Apartments from $250 - $400 (two persons) per night. This includes GST and a welcome basket with breakfast goodies. 3 Apartments.

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The Boat House Located entirely over the water in Opua, the marine centre of the Bay of Islands, the Boathouse offers two large self-contained five-star luxury, self contained apartments each with spacious balconies furnished for outdoor lounging and dining. The Boathouse combines its seafaring style and extensive sea views with superb facilities and an ambience that couldn’t be surpassed by even the highest class city hotel. “The Landing” – being the lower apartment, accommodates four guests in two bedrooms which can be configured as two king-size doubles or one king-size double and two singles. “The Bridge” – the upper apartment, also accommodates four guests with one bedroom offering a king-size double bed, en suite dressing room and bathroom, and an office/bedroom with fold-down queen sofa bed. Features: complete home entertainment system with large LCD screen, satellite TV, controlled air conditioning, large superbly appointed kitchens with top of the range appliances, Italian tiled bathroom with under- floor heating, free high speed wireless internet; private phone/fax, washer & dryer in separate laundry room for each apartment; bath robes, hair dryer, iron, ironing board, etc.

Contact Details and Prices Beechy Street, Opua Phone 64 9 402 6800 Freephone (In NZ) 0800 683 722 Email info@theboathouseopua.com Web www.theboathouseopua.com

Tariff: $385 - $550 ($100 surcharge 15 Dec - 15 Jan) Max sleep 4 per apartment

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BAY OF ISLANDS Paihia - Opua SELF CONTAINED & SERVICED

Crows Nest Villas Perched on a cliff edge, overlooking the sapphire waters of Opua yachting harbour, Crows Nest Villas offer panoramic ocean views that defy description. Situated absolute waterfront, guests can relax with the best views in the Bay of Islands and enjoy this private, quiet location. Crows Nest comprises two self-contained and serviced villas, each with full kitchens including: oven, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. Each villa has separate full laundry facilities. Both villas have sea facing private sundecks with outdoor dining and gas barbeques. An off-site manager ensures guest privacy. Tariffs for either Fully Serviced or Self Catering are offered. Bridge Deck Villa 2 queen bedrooms, 2 bath. Accommodates up to 5 guests. The large open plan Living/Dining separates the 2 bedrooms and has quality leather lounge furniture with a large DLP flat screen television, DVD/VCR player and broadband access. Sails Villa 1 queen bedroom, 1 twin bedroom, 2 bath. Accommodates up to 5 guests. The open plan living/dining has quality leather furniture with large flat screen television and DVD. One sundeck off both living and queen bedroom. A second sundeck off kitchen and living provides ideal alfresco dining. Situated 5km from Paihia and 1km from the Russell Car Ferry, the villas are centrally located to enjoy all the Bay of Islands has to offer. Whether guest stay is a three day getaway or a three month sabbatical, Crows Nest is the perfect ultra-luxury retreat.

Contact Details and Prices

Tariff: $225 - $495 gst included

PO Box 176 Paihia New Zealand Phone/Fax 64 9 402 7783 Email marj@vivid.net.nz Web www.crowsnest.co.nz SELF CONTAINED & SERVICED

The Bateau - Your hideaway in the Bay of Islands The Bateau ‘typically New Zealand’ is a self-contained one bedroom flat sleeps 2 - 4. Situated in a private, peaceful location, you are surrounded by 1.5 acres of natural bush with sea views. “The views, the privacy, comfort, quality linen, feeling of privacy... very special, above all the hospitality and welcome were fantastic” Liz and Phil Wellington NZ Includes a selection of artworks that describe the history of the Bay of Islands • 1 bedroom holiday Cottage Sleeps 4 • 1 double bed and 2 sofa beds • From $140.00 per night • Available all year • Separate Equipped kitchen, Lounge, Satellite TV, DVD, Shower

The Opua House - Luxury eco-chic..exclusively yours Self-contained, Serviced and Catered Eco Accommodation. Private, 3 bedrooms sleeps 6 - big windows – sea views – passive solar glass conservatory. Hundertwasser inspired - earth roof - beautiful colours “Guests are personally greeted and the Juliens are happy to share their knowledge of the area, local events and activities. During your stay, total privacy is guaranteed, but if you need any advice they are only a phone call away. Enjoy your stay!" Nineke Metz Destination Northland Australian G Magazine –The Best Green Retreats Down Under one of the best NZ green getaways for 2008. Cuisine Magazine quoted The Opua House in 2008 January issue. • Exclusive Use 6 max • From $600.00 per night • Minimum 2 nights stay • Catered/ Serviced/Self Contained • Breakfast supplies included • Specialized Packages

Contact Details and Prices Ward Drive, Opua, Bay of Islands, New Zealand Phone 64 9 402 6655 Mobile 64 21 065 8223 Email info@opuahouse.co.nz www.opuahouse.co.nz


Paihia - Opua ACCOMMODATION SELF CONTAINED & SERVICED

Haruru Falls Resort & Conference Centre Located in a tranquil and naturally beautiful setting, 5 minutes from Paihia Wharf and Waitangi. Stunning views of Haruru Falls. • 28 hotel/motel rooms, sleep 2 - 6 • Adjoining campervan park • 2 swimming pools • Bushwalks • Boat slipway, jetty • Children’s playground , kayaks, pedal boat hire • Courtesy vehicle, tour desk • BBQ area. Outside giant chess. Petanque pitch. • Fully licensed restaurant seats up to 80 people • Conference and seminar facilities for all types of tour and special interest groups.

Contact Details Old Wharf Road, Paihia, Bay of Islands Phone 64 9 402 7525 Reservations 0800 75 75 25 Fax 64 9 402 7191 Email jan@harurufalls.co.nz Web www.harurufallsresort.co.nz BACKPACKER

Base Pipi Patch "An excellent backpackers" - Lonely Planet Enjoy the friendly atmosphere of Base Pipi Patch in the stunning Bay of Islands. We provide clean, budget accommodation from private units to shared dorms. Great facilities and a warm welcome await, all just 50ms from the beach and a short stroll to Paihia's wharf and cafés. We'll make sure you experience the best of Northland's beaches, scenery, culture, history and adventure. • Range of quality budget accommodation • Sanctuary wing for girls only! • Linen provided • Spa & swimming pool • Free onsite car parking • Pipi Patch Bar for travellers & locals • High speed wireless internet • Nightly BBQs • Specialist local advice and travel booking service • SKY TV lounge • Modern kitchen & laundry facilities • Sundeck chill out area

Contact Details and Prices 18 Kings Road, Paihia Phone 64 9 402 7111 Fax 64 9 402 8300 Freephone 0800 2273 69 Email pipi@stayatbase.com Web www.stayatbase.com

Tariff: Dorm from $27 Sanctuary from $28 Double/Twin from $68 - $87 130 beds

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BAY OF ISLANDS Paihia - Russell SELF CONTAINED & SERVICED

New Zealand’s newest and most innovative provider of luxurious accommodation in prime locations, proudly presents 3 exceptional facilities right in the heart of sub-tropical Northland.

100 Marsden Road Paihia • 28 contemporary 1, 2 and 3 bedroom suites • Fully equipped kitchen and laundry • Waterfront location with spectacular views • Secure undercover car parking • Heated pool

138 Marsden Road Paihia • 30 stylishly appointed 1 and 2 bedroom suites • Excellent Te Ti Beach location • Fully equipped kitchen and laundry • Car parking

16 Chapel Street Russell • 16 detached 1, 2, 3 and 4 bedroom luxurious 2 level cottages • Fully equipped kitchen and laundry • Spacious lounge and dining • Heated pool and spa • Barbeques • Boat and car parking

For enquiries about enticing packages, superb value seasonal rates and bookings, call Central Reservations 09 375 0005 or email cro@tourismflair.com

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Russell ACCOMMODATION HOTEL

The Duke of Marlborough Hotel When you want to rediscover the meaning of romance – you’ll find it at the Duke of Marlborough Hotel. A place where history and romance meet, right at the heart of New Zealand’s enchanting Bay of Islands – the fabled waterfront at Russell. ‘The Duke’ as it’s affectionately known, holds New Zealand’s oldest license. A haven for hospitality for over 150 years, the Duke today is one of the country’s most gracious establishments. A classically elegant hotel with superb dining and first class accommodation for travellers, wedding parties or smaller, intimate conferences and gatherings. And with some of the world’s most beautiful islands and beaches, famous big game fishing and nature experiences right at our doorstep, The Duke of Marlborough is the perfect base for you to explore and discover the Bay of Islands’ natural wonders. Stay in one of our 26 fully refurbished rooms, including 6 Waterfront Suites and one self-contained bungalow. Our Winter Package starts from April and runs until the end of October. Some conditions apply.

Contact Details and Prices PO Box 191, Russell Phone 64 9 403 7829 Fax 64 9 403 7828 Email info@theduke.co.nz Web www.theduke.co.nz

Tariff: $195 - $450 26 rooms

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Eagles Nest Eagles Nest is a multi awarding retreat set within a 75 acre estate, overlooking the spectacular Bay of Islands. Designed and furnished in an eclectic international contemporary style with gardens and lodgings blending into the natural topography and foliage. The Estate is within easy walking distance of the historic town of Russell and offers a variety of accommodation options for the most discerning of travelers. Four of the five world class villas offer their own private heated horizon edged lap pool; all feature jacuzzis, air conditioning, home theatre system, wireless internet access and fully equipped gourmet kitchen. Talented resident chefs prepare original cuisine featuring regional delicacies in true Pacific style, perfectly matched with New Zealand and international wines from the Estate’s extensive cellar. Guests also have the option of utilising the Estate’s personal trainer and therapists who provide fitness instruction and indulgent spa and beauty therapies. The Bay of Islands is a world renowned holiday destination for deep sea and big game fishing. It also provides internationally acclaimed golfing which is a short helicopter or road transfer from the estate. Eagles Nest accommodates a maximum of 30 guests in five self sufficient luxuriously appointed Villas, ensuring the utmost privacy, security and seclusion. “Eagles Nest, somewhere between seven stars and heaven”

Contact Details and Prices 60 Tapeka Road, Russell, Bay of Islands, New Zealand Phone +64 9 403 8333 Fax +64 9 403 8880 Website www.eaglesnest.co.nz Email eagle@eaglesnest.co.nz

2008 Conde Nast Traveller, Gold List - Highest rated hotel in the world’s top 100 hotels 2008 Luxury Travel & Style – Rated in the top 15 best overseas boutique properties 2007 L’Officiel Vouage - Top 100 best beach hotels of the world 2007 KiaOra (Air New Zealand Magazine) - Top ten New Zealand Luxury Lodges

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BAY OF ISLANDS Russell - Kerikeri GUEST & HOSTED

Titore Lodge Perched on a hill overlooking the harbour of historic Russell, Titore Lodge is surrounded by forested reserve land. Pathways take guests down to a private sandy beach cove and the village with its restaurants, cafés, galleries, shops and museums. Titore Lodge features fine furnishings, original art and offers three guest suites, each opening to its private patio where breakfast can be served, or guests can breakfast in the enclosed glass dining room. Popular activities include walking, watersports, history tours, sailing, deep sea fishing, water trips to the Bay of Islands, golfing, relaxing, reading and bird watching. For the benefit of the environmentally sensitive, Titore Lodge is chemical free. Our mission is sustainability. Retreats can be designed for guests by Carolyn Mills. Facilities • 1 super-king/twin and 2 queen suites each with ensuite, lounge, patio and pathway • spa services in room including, but not limited to: massage, facials, reflexology • hair dryer, toiletries, heated towel rails and bathrobes • fine bed linen; beach towels; torches; fresh flowers and fruit • some heated floors in suites • TV, DVD, CD-player in each bedroom • telephone, fax, wireless internet and computer available for guests • full breakfast in dining room; continental on patio, or in suite • bar service; extensive library • kitchenette in each suite • original artwork throughout • private guest entrances • courtesy transfer from wharf • off-street parking • AC/Heat control in suite

Contact Details and Prices Carolyn Mills, 32 Titore Way, Russell, Bay of Islands, New Zealand Phone/Fax 64 9 403 7335 Mobile 021 138 8337 Email info@attitorelodge.com Web www.attitorelodge.com

Tariff: from $370 to $495 per suite (two persons) per night. This includes GST and a gourmet breakfast.

GUEST & HOSTED

Flagstaff Lodge & Day Spa Set within the peaceful village of Russell and The Bay of Islands, Flagstaff Lodge & Day Spa offers luxury accommodation. Our décor is designed to help you relax and enjoy yourselves in serenity, comfort & style. Each one of the four ensuite rooms offers a feeling of space and comfort, along with tile and glass modern bathrooms. After a deep, relaxing sleep in superior beds you can enjoy a gourmet breakfast prepared to your taste. The Day Spa relaxation treatments offer time out for pampering with massages, facials, manicures & pedicures and other beauty treatments. Your evening begins with complimentary drinks with your hosts and the opportunity to sit back and taste NZ wines and a small sample of local cuisine. Quality local restaurants are only a five minute stroll along the waterfront and we recommend the best for you. Our staff are dedicated to individually tailoring local activities and being available to make your stay easy and enjoyable.

Contact Details and Prices 17 Wellington St, Russell, Bay of Islands Ph 64 9 403 7117 Fax 64 9 403 7817 Email info@flagstafflodge.co.nz www.flagstafflodge.co.nz


Russell - Kerikeri ACCOMMODATION SELF CONTAINED & SERVICED

Bay Of Islands Holiday Accommodation BAY OF ISLANDS HOLIDAY ACCOMMODATION specialises in Russell Holiday Homes and Vacation Rentals, offering a professional, friendly, proficient service ensuring – PEACE OF MIND AT HOLIDAY TIME is experienced by all guests. We offer a full selection of 1 – 5 bedroom Family Holiday Homes, Baches, Cottages, Studios and Executive Vacation Homes that cater for couples, families, corporate groups and singles. All of the holiday homes are self catering and are prepared for the guests prior to their arrival; guests are met and guided to their holiday home in person by one of our professional team. On arrival, the facilities of the holiday home are explained to ensure guest comfort, a comprehensive activities compendium is provided for guests use along with contact details for Bay Of Islands Holiday Accommodation. Russell is a romantic and historic township hidden in a beautiful harbour within the BAY OF ISLANDS and is the perfect holiday destination for guests to relax and enjoy whilst exploring the many activities to choose from; sailing, diving, hiking, beaches, scenery, bush walks, dolphin excursions, golf, fishing charters, fine harvested local food, wineries, arts and crafts, Cape Reinga, Ninety Mile Beach and cruising to the Hole in the Rock, there is something for everybody to keep the body, mind and soul satisfied!

Contact Details and Prices Lesley & Barry Joy Bay Of Islands Holiday Accommodation PO Box 92, Russell Ph 64 9 403 7188 Fax 64 9 403 7488 Email info@boiholidays.co.nz Web www.boiholidays.co.nz SELF CONTAINED & SERVICED

Avalon Resort A new luxury resort, (opened 2007) located in a secluded valley within easy walking distance to historic Kerikeri centre, shops and restaurants – an ideal base from which to explore the beautiful Bay of Islands and Northland. Surrounded by 7 acres of park like water gardens, the cottages have wide views overlooking the Kerikeri golf course and spring-fed lakes, streams and waterfalls in a very peaceful and relaxed magical setting. The meandering river lends itself to a perfect natural swim, fishing or kayak trip. Avalon offers 4 luxury self contained cottages and an apartment. The 1 bedroom cottages can sleep up to 4 guests, on super king sized beds and sofa beds. Each cottage has a big lounge with wide views over the valley, a fully equipped modern kitchen with dishwasher, and separate bathroom with bath and shower. Beautifully decorated, the stylish and contemporary décor is enhanced by teak furniture and solid gumwood flooring. The cottages come with TV, DVD, Wifi internet or broadband computer. The apartment sleeps two guests and has a separate bathroom and bedroom with queen bed. A kitchenette is available in the lounge. Away from the main road, the well-spaced cottages give plenty of privacy: enjoy the wide views from the north facing covered decks, with steps leading to your own gardens with sun loungers and safe parking at the back. The cottages are serviced daily and hosts live on site, so free information about the region is provided and booking facilities are available to make the most of your holiday.

Contact Details and Prices 340 A Kerikeri road, PO Box 953, Kerikeri 0245 Phone 64 9 407 1201 Fax 64 9 407 1204 Email Willem@Avalonresort.co.nz Web Avalonresort.co.nz

Tariff: $180- $280 per night (GST included) based on 2 guests. Your hosts: Willem de Jong & Betty Ras

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