Manawatu is a beautiful green region of New Zealand and the perfect place for a relaxing holiday. Located north of Wellington, the Manawatu is a region of native habitats, scenic walks, amazing landscapes, adventure activities, and rich history. The university city of Palmerston North is the main town in Manawatu and one of the countries largest provincial towns. more
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Mobile-friendly - Close to Palmerston North Central Business District and Massey University. 17 fully self-contained accommodation ground-floor apartments. Family and studio units most with double spa baths, luxury units with super-king beds. Ideal for corporate and family stays. 50+ channels with Guest Select in all units and Free Wireless Internet in all units. Children's playground. Swimming pool. Enquire about our Romantic Package.
Mobile-friendly - Located on a quiet back section, just a ONE MINUTE stroll to the Palmerston North CBD. Giving you peaceful surroundings and also convenience while you are away from home. All of our motels 13 ground floor accommodation units have been recently refurbished to a high standard, yet we are offering affordable rates, giving you real value for money.
Mobile-friendly - We offer a range of affordable luxury accommodation. Modern facilities designed to please. 6 studios plus 1 and 2 bedroom apartments. All apartments have, spa baths, full kitchen TVs. Most rooms have double glazing and air conditioning. All units free high speed wifi. Cooked and continental breakfasts. Easy walk to town, easy drive to inter islander ferry. Friendly helpful hosts.
Mobile-friendly - Welcome to our warm, affordable, well-appointed motel in quiet location close to public transport, restaurants and civic amenities in the delightful city of Palmerston North. Close to various recreational areas and Massey University. On-site parking. Friendly hosts keen to please – come stay. Great accommodation at affordable rates and friendly service in quiet location off Palmerston Norths main street.
Mobile-friendly - Palmerston North's newest accommodation at the right price! Complex fully air-conditioned. Three minutes walk to restaurants, five minutes to CBD. All suites designed with your comfort in mind making staying at B-K's Premier Palmerston North an enjoyable experience. Smart TVs. Executive suites. Recliner chairs. Conference facilities and gym. Centrally located opposite Arena Manawatu for indoor sports and events, stockcars, rugby.
Situated in the heart of the North Island, New Zealand. Imagine accommodation close to a majestic waterfall, meandering stream and native bush—whio ‘blue ducks’, trout, eels and extraordinary bird life. Timber Trail Cycle Trail operator with all inclusive packages. We have it all – including spa! Friendly hosts with plenty of rustic charm, warm, cosy, affordable accommodation.
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Mobile-friendly - Canoe Safaris have 30 years experience in guided one to five-day canoe tours of Whanganui National Park. Fun-filled river holidays for folks with little or no paddling experience, families with young children, and those over 70 years young. All equipment and food supplied. Canoe and Kayak Rental available. Our trips have perfect mixture of fun, adventure, and value for money.
Ridge Top Farm combines the tranquility of luxury camping with a true 'Kiwi farm' experience. Part of the Canopy Camping Escapes network of luxury campsites around NZ, glamping at Ridge Top Farm offers spectacular views, stunning scenery and plenty to keep you entertained during your visit.
Perfect transport or tour solution if someone in your group has a disability. We can carry wheelchairs, mobility scooters and power chairs. We offer a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle equipped with wheelchair lift and low steps. Capable of carrying large groups with provision to remain in wheelchairs. Disabled sports events, inclusive group charters, 'wheelie' friendly travel club, wheelchair accessible touring.
Mobile-friendly - Unique Holiday Tours have been touring New Zealand for over thirty years, offering the best value for money on escorted tours. Specifically designed for mature travellers we provide hassle-free, fun-filled holidays, full of experiences to create memories of a lifetime. Become acquainted with the real New Zealand, enquire today to secure your spot on our next tour.
Mobile-friendly - Spacious well-appointed studios in a picturesque setting in the heart of the city and easy walking distance to cafes, restaurants and the Convention Centre. Short drive to Massey University and the Airport. Free wireless broadband internet. Easy drive to Wellington and ferries. Friendly hosts keen to make your stay a pleasant one. Come stay.
Mobile-friendly - Centrally located along Palmerston North's premier accommodation strip, less than one kilometre's drive from Palmerston North's Square, CBD, Massey University and IPC. Extremely quiet, superior accommodation. Our 16 Executive Suites and 4 Premium Studio Units cater for both Corporate and Leisure customers. Swipecard security, Air-conditioning, Double spabaths, FREE Wireless Broadband, Café style breakfast available. Book online today.
Mobile-friendly - Good, old fashioned hospitality for travellers and holiday makers. Himatangi Beach Holiday Park - in Manawatu on the west coast of the North Island of New Zealand - is the ideal spot for campervans, caravans, tents and holiday-makers seeking comfortable, tidy cabin accommodation. Brand new events room, great for group gatherings. Spirit of Hospitality Award for Excellence in Holiday Parks.
If summer means sunshine, sands and sunsets to you, then take a trip to the peaceful, quiet and sandy expanses of Himatangi Beach. Located in the Manawatu district in the North Island - about 30 minutes drive west from the city of Palmerston North - this west coast beach is home to New Zealand's largest sand dunes.
Three levels of farmstay accommodation: The Retreat, Villa, and Homestead. Set in the hills of Rangitikei, offering accommodation for up to 22 people with French and German speaking hosts. Area famous for trout fishing, rafting and beautiful gardens. Guided trout fishing a speciality. Nestled in the scenic hill country of the Rangitikei District, in the Central North Island.
Previously the Pahiatua Hospital, this icon of a bygone error has been tastefully renovated to create a comfortable and versatile facility. Our speciality is large groups of up to 66 people. We can create packages for conferences, sports-teams or school-groups, equestrian events, training camps, business, social, political, craft/hobby groups or just family get togethers, to suit your needs.
Discover New Zealand's wonderful gardens on one of our small group guided tours, from renowned gardens of national significance to some hidden gems that you'll never forget. You don't have to be a gardener to appreciate a beautiful garden and the wonderful hospitality the passionate gardeners, who welcome us into their homes as friends.
Mobile-friendly - Spacious, self-contained motels and chalets designed with quaint Scandanavian charm. Ideally situated at the base of Mount Ruapehu we are perfectly situated to explore the many outdoor marvels the Centre North Island has to offer - such as the Tongariro Alpine Crossing, the Bridge to Nowhere, the Old Coach Road Cycleway, and numerous ski fields.
Mobile-friendly - Primrose Manor provides stylish accommodation in the heart of Palmerston North City. Two Ensuite double rooms available on a nightly basis. One room has a king bed which with advance notice can be split to make into a twin room. Facilities include a spacious well equipped kitchen, off-street parking and wireless internet. We're a short walk to Restaurants and Cafes.
Mobile-friendly - New Zealand's Pukaha National Wildlife Centre is renowned for conservation breeding of our threatened wildlife, conservation education and forest restoration. Demonstrating that everyone can make a difference in restoring kiwi, kokako, kaka and other native wildlife once present in our forest and returning the dawn chorus for everyone to enjoy.
The Rangitikei region is in the middle of the North Island of New Zealand - its gateway town, Taihape, can be found on State Highway 1. You'll know you are there when you see the giant gumboot – the town's icon. (A gumboot is also known as a Wellington or rubber boot).
Mobile-friendly - Restore, rejuvenate, re-create, regenerate. Disconnect from the modern world, reconnect with nature, and escape to River Valley Lodge for a restorative and relaxing break or a fun-filled adventure. With accommodation, a bar, restaurant, meeting rooms, stables and rafting adventures, it’s a unique all in one destination.
Mobile-friendly - River Valley have been rafting the Rangitikei River since 1982. Our grade 5, white-water rafting trip is often recognised as one of the best half day-trips in the world! Alternatively try a scenic or multi-day trip. Whether you're looking for a short action-packed trip or something more relaxing and discovery focused, River Valley Rafting can provide an unforgettable experience.
Mobile-friendly - Explore rural back country New Zealand on horseback. Experience the freedom of riding freestyle and using Natural Horsemanship techniques for a deeper connection between horse and rider. River Valley Stables offers rides for experienced riders - from a half day horse trek, to a luxury multi-day riding holiday. Accommodation for riders is also available at River Valley Lodge.
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Where: Waipukurau Little Theatre, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay
Address: 19 Ruataniwha St, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay
From: 7:30pm on Thursday 19th May 2022
To: 10:00pm on Saturday 28th May 2022
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Where: Eastern Institute of Technology, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne
Address: 501 Gloucester Street Taradale, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne
From: 1:00pm on Thursday 26th May 2022
To: 8:00pm on Thursday 26th May 2022
A Small Hall Session with We Mavericks
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Where: Sherenden Community Hall, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne
Address: 2134 Taihape Road, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne
From: 6:00pm on Thursday 26th May 2022
To: 10:00pm on Thursday 26th May 2022
Paint Your Pet with Paintvine
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Where: Shed 2 On the Quay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne
Address: 1 Lever St, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne
From: 7:00pm on Thursday 26th May 2022
To: 9:30pm on Thursday 26th May 2022
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Where: Lowe Family Performing Arts Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne
Address: Lindisfarne College, 600 Pakowhai Rd, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne
From: 7:00pm on Wednesday 25th May 2022
To: 9:00pm on Friday 27th May 2022
We Mavericks - The Small Halls Sessions
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Where: The Small Halls Sessions, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne
Address: 5 Small Halls throughout Hawkes Bay
From: 6:30pm on Wednesday 25th May 2022
To: 9:00pm on Sunday 29th May 2022
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Where: St Pauls Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne
Address: 89 Tennyson St, Napier South, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne
From: 5:30pm on Monday 2nd May 2022
To: 6:30pm on Thursday 2nd June 2022
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Where: Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne
Address: Civic Square, Warren Street, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne
From: 10:00am on Friday 20th May 2022
To: 5:30pm on Sunday 19th June 2022
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Where: Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne
Address: Civic Square, Warren Street, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne
From: 10:00am on Saturday 16th April 2022
To: 4:00pm on Sunday 31st July 2022
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Where: Mission Estate Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne
Address: 198 Church Rd, Greenmeadows, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne
From: 9:00am on Thursday 26th May 2022
To: 3:00pm on Thursday 26th May 2022