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Bed & Breakfasts in New Zealand - Five Reasons to Stay


I love booking Bed & Breakfasts accommodation for our guests. Often we talk about meeting “real” New Zealanders.   You may well ask, “what is a real New Zealander”?  They may not necessarily be born and bred New Zealanders – but they all have one thing in common – a love for NZ and those that come to visit and great hosting abilities.

One of our favourite Bed & Breakfast hosts is a Canadian who has been here for 20+ years and has been hosting for 18 of them.  She loves people, travel and New Zealand!

Although I organise a wide range of different types of accommodation for our lovely guests, my favourite is definitely our Bed & Breakfasts. To help get you inspired, here are five reasons to stay in B&B’s on your bucket list trip to New Zealand!


The Properties:

Bed & Breakfast accommodation is usually offered at small, intimate properties; often offering one or more of the following:

The Hosts:

Interaction with your hosts and fellow travellers: 

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Experiencing Real-life New Zealand:

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A home away from home:

New Zealander’s are known for their conviviality and generosity of spirit and there is no better place to access this than at one of our bed & breakfast accommodations.

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