Our Faces, Our Places - Your Stories
We know that our guests are all travelling for different reasons. Look After Me accommodation is unique! You can search for homestays and guest houses that best match what you are personally interested in or your reason for travelling.
Here we feature feature stories about our properties as related to some of our most popular interests and give you great ideas for types of holidays you can try:
- Go Pedal! Explore the cycle trails all over the country and stay with quality hosts who will look after you and your bike! We are now proudly an Official Accommodation Partner for the 'Thermal by Bike' Cycle Trail in Rotorua, but have a wide range of cycle-friendly accommodation all over New Zealand.
- Go Garden! Isn't it wonderful when you meet 'Like-minded' people? many of our Look After Me hosts are keen gardeners with sumptious arrays of florals, natives and avid nuturers. Please enjoy our selection of lovely hosted accommodation where the gardens are as welcoming as the faces and places.
- Haere mai! Would you like to learn more about the Maori culture but don't know where to start? Enjoy a cultural experience where you can cook your own hangi in the steam pot in Riria's backyard or enjoy a traditional Maori healing with Wiki or get taken to the best fishing spots in the far north!
- Gallivant with the Grandies! Hear from Grandparents their best tips travelling with their grandkids and explore a whole range of options for overnight or weekend trips -ideal for the school holidays.
- Go Gourmet! Indulge in fine cuisine, degustation feasts and culinary delights of local produce
- Go Fish! Hooked on fishing? Let us introduce you to our hosts who are happy to share all their favourite fishing spots - all over New Zealand.
- Go Deep! Do you ever feel like you need to get away from it all? We have some beautiful guest rooms and self-contained rooms where our hosts understand your need for privacy and peace, yet can offer that personal touch. Some of these include 'spiritual retreats' - sancturies where you can rediscover some inner peace.
Stories coming soon:
- Go Glamping! Explore the Walking Trails and meet up with other keen walkers with great local knowledge
- Go Fido! Find out properties that are pet-friendly
- Go Gently! Visit an Eco-Lodge where you can learn more about sustainable living
- Go wheels! Find out properties that are pet-friendlyor wheel chair accessible
- Go Gumboots! Meet and greet quintessential kiwi farmers who open their hearts and their gates to allow you and yours to get a sense of rural New Zealand.
- Go! Go! Go! Need a stop-over? In this blog we feature all of our Airport Stop-overs which allow you to get off and away overseas or be safely and affordably in transit.
- Go Potty! Isn't it wonderful when you meet 'Like-minded' people? many of our Look After Me hosts are keen on arts and crafts with gorgeous collections of quality homewares. Please enjoy our selection of lovely hosted accommodation where the arts, crafts and handicrafts are as welcoming as the faces and places.
- Just Go For It! Looking for something, but don't quite know what? Want to try something that's fun, but not too adventures. In this blog we invite you to take half a step out of your comfort zone and experience something memorable but won't leave you stripped of all your adrenalin.
Events & Festivals
The Nomad - Waiheke - 31 dec
Rhythm and Vines - Gisborne 29 Dec - 1st Jan