Northland ha some of the most stunning areas that this beautiful country has to offer.
Located in the far north of the North Island, these subtropical locations can seem far removed from the rest of the country, with many hidden gems and hideaway spots that make them all the more special.
From a backpacker on a budget, to a splurgy romantic getaway, to everything in between, we’ve found some of the best accommodations they have on offer:
This family owned and operated backpackers and lodge in Kerikeri has a mix of motel rooms and backpacking dorms. Situated in a peaceful park surrounded by native trees, birds, and orchards, this budget accommodation is just a short drive from a plethora of beaches, where you can surf, swim, fish, or just chill on the beach.
Hotels & Motels:
These self-contained villas and studios are located in the heart of downtown Russell, New Zealand’s first capital.
Only a few minutes walk from the beach and boasting magnificent sea views, a balcony or patio in each room, and only a few steps from New Zealand’s oldest church, this is one middle of the range accommodation that is definitely worth what you pay for.
Romantic Getaway Accommodation:
This luxury eco B&B is the perfect place to stay and surprise your partner with a romantic getaway.
With breathtaking views of Hokianga harbour and sea dunes, this completely off the grid lodge has been architecturally designed and built sustainably, surrounded by beautiful native bush and birdsong.
This is one premier luxury accommodation where you won’t quite believe your eyes.
Perched above the breathtaking sheltered inlet on rolling vineyard hills with views of the Bay of Islands and the ragged peninsula stretching before you, Paroa Bay Winery and Estate features three villas, a sprawling vineyard, and a world class restaurant, Sage.
With floor to ceiling views of the jaw-dropping scenery at every angle and a heated pool at the front of the villa, sit back, relax, and enjoy the beauty of both nature and the luxury accommodation before you.