Cultural Experience

Posted in News
Published: 24/10/2014

Rich in culture New Zealand welcomes travelers with a warm inviting greeting '"Kia ora!"cultural experience maori new zealand look after me accommodation travel

Go Gourmet

Posted in News
Published: 24/10/2014

Do you fancy a weekend away sampling fabulous food, with its' passionate creators?


Rotorua in the spotlight - China's Daddy where are we going?

Posted in News, Press Room
Published: 8/09/2014

Daddy where are we going China, filmed in Rotorua New Zealand 2014Rotorua has landed a leading role in China's most popular reality TV show, which will be watched by millions of potential visitors.

The show, called Dad, Where Are We Going?, has been filming in Rotorua and the central North Island for a week, with its stars visiting some of the region's most picturesque locations. 


在中国的一档最受欢迎的电视真人秀“爸爸去哪儿”中,Rotorua 扮演了一个很重要的角色,因为目前这档将会被数百万的潜在观众观看的节目,正在这里进行着为期一周的拍摄,而节目中的明星们正也参观着当地最风景如画的地方。Rotorua这个地区的迷人风景将会呈现在“爸爸去哪儿第二季” 最近的两集中。但是由于双方合同的一些限制,具体拍摄的一些地方的细节问题还不能对外公开。

New Zealand's Homestay Network takes People's Choice and Runner up at Rotorua's Entrepreneurial event

Posted in News, Press Room
Published: 18/08/2014

Rotorua Entrepreneur and Founder of New Zealand's Homestay Network Julia Charity wins People's Choice and Runner up at Rotorua X Start-up event Second place and the People’s Choice award for the inaugural Rotorua Start-Up Pitch Night event went to Dr. Julia Charity, who founded 'Look After Me - New Zealand's Homestay Network. Accepting her award, Charity said she had worked tirelessly for three years to bring an idea from absolutely nothing into something.



“Rotorua really needs events like this. It helps create and support an entrepreneurial community,” she said.

“Through determination and grit I have created something from nothing. The world has changed and New Zealand needs its own Homestay Network. I'm doing this for the people of New Zealand and it's so wonderful to receive this award. 

Winning the People’s Choice provides awhi for me along my entrepreneurial journey.”


Evolving B&B use still hard to measure in New Zealand

Posted in Events NZ, Baby Boomers NZ, Press Room
Published: 4/07/2014

Olook After me hosting evolving B&B use still hard to measurene of the below-the-radar categories for tourism across New Zealand is the Bed and Breakfast and Home stay market, which tourism experts suggest could account for significantly more than the officially monitored visitor bed nights. And new online apps and sites are allowing increasing numbers to access private household accommodation.

Business travel in Christchurch

Posted in Events NZ
Published: 30/06/2014

Hosted accommodation with Look After Me Homestay Network in Christchurch Heading to Christchurch for business this year? Here's what you need to know to help your trip be the best it can be.

Holiday contest aimed at stressed farmers

Posted in Press Room
Published: 11/06/2014
Anyone who has worked on a farm understands the pressures behind endless hours spent working the land and the stress surrounding multiple factors left up to chance.


Nominate a deserving farmer and they could win a 'Getaway Retreat'

Posted in Competitions, Events NZ
Published: 9/06/2014

Look After Me hosted accommodation

'Look After Me' Homestay Network is founded on hospitality and sharing what we love. 

So when we heard the saddening news of high statistics of depression in the rural sector; we knew exactly what to do.

We are proud to announce our competition to gift a retreat to a deserving farmer. We hope that they will indulge in an opportunity to getaway for a couple of days, recharge and relax.

For details of our Press Release please click here.

Discover the real Hobbiton

Posted in Hobbit Tours & Accommodation
Published: 1/06/2014

Experience real Hobbiton, LOTR landmarks & stay in hosted Look After Me accommodationDiscover Middle Earth when you enjoy Hobbiton Movie Set and farm tours in Matamata and at other popular New Zealand locations this year.

Weekend giveaway and accommodation for Fieldays, Mystery Creek, June 2014

Published: 28/05/2014

where to stay at National Fieldays with Look After Me near Mystery Creek. Accommodation in Hamilton

Nominations are now open to give a Farmer you know the opporutnity to win a weekend getaway. This is our small way of supporting depression in the rural community.

Please click here for competition details and to enter. 

We are proud to support significant National Events all around New Zealand and this week's blog we feature accommodation suitable for participants in the 2014  National Agricultural Fieldays at Mystery Creek, near Hamilton, 11 - 14 June. 

Hobbiton and beyond

Posted in Hobbit Tours & Accommodation
Published: 12/05/2014

Hobbit self drive tours accommodation with Look After Me


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