North Island

 Luxury North Island — Experiences, Lifestyles, Travel 

Luxury North Island: New Zealand’s most populated island, North Island – Te Ika-a-Māui, as it’s known to the Maori – is home to almost 80 per cent of the country’s population and offers countless points of interest, many beautiful places to visit, and endless activities and things to do.

A popular way to see the region is picking up a rental car in Auckland in the north, the country’s largest city (along with a self-drive itinerary) and hitting the road. Along the way you’ll see such top spots as Bay of Plenty and Hawke’s Bay before ending your North Island travel adventure in Wellington, the nation’s capital.

Other top reasons to visit the North Island? For starters, the island is famous for its many award-winning lodges, its elegant boutique and luxury hotels, and many other unique places to stay. Other luxury accommodation options include villa and home rentals, quaint B&Bs, as well as larger world-class resorts with activities such as golf courses and boating. And, of course, there’s plenty of great luxury real estate options available for those looking for a more permanent location.

Whether you’re visiting New Zealand’s North Island or live here, let Luxury New Zealand be your ultimate guide to the island’s top luxury experiences, lifestyles, and travel opportunities.