10 Best Bookabach Holiday Homes In Gisborne, New Zealand - Updated 2021

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Strategically located on the east coast of New Zealand’s north island, Gisborne is a lovely city which over the years has become famous for its classic wineries and charming surf beaches. This city has become a major tourist destination for people coming to New Zealand from all over the world due to its historical attractions. Although it’s famed for its sandy beaches, Gisborne also boasts a variety of other attraction like the Tairawhiti Museum, Maori artefacts, and not forgetting the magnificent Gisborne River. Are you planning to spend your holiday in New Zealand? Scroll below for a list of the best Bookabach holiday homes in Gisborne, New Zealand that we have prepared for you.

1. Self-contained and private country cottage (from USD 140)

This is a self-contained four-bedroom cottage which is perfectly situated 2.6 km (1.62 miles) from Tiniroto centre and roughly about a 50-minute drive from Gisborne and Wairoa. The living room is spacious, tastefully decorated, and is furnished with a table, comfortable sofas, a TV, and large windows that allow natural light to circulate. It features a spacious kitchen which is well appointed with all appliances including a refrigerator. The dining area is well-arranged with amazing views. There are four bedrooms which are furnished with large comfy beds and clean linen for a comfortable sleep. It also comes with two bathrooms, towels, wifi, parking, and a fireplace.

Country hide away cottage in a picturesque stunning rural area.
50 reviews
cottage 11 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 11
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The cottage was completely equipped - kitchen living room bedrooms & baths
Our 3 dogs the kennel/run area could do with little weed eating just because of the thistles
It had everything we needed and much more
Not the place to be if you like cities peace and quiet in plenty
The location of the cottage was perfect for us to tick off a couple of day trip experiences Doneraille Park just down the road to spend the afternoon and the secret waterfall we had to ourselves ...
Cleanliness:
The cottage had everything we needed and was peaceful and homely
The cottage had everything we needed and was peaceful and homely
The peace and tranquility was exactly what I needed
The grandchildren especially (adults as well) enjoyed the farm animals
Host:
Beautiful settings with a beautiful house Owner was so very welcoming and kind
Simon Sally and their family were wonderful hosts
Sally and Simon hosted our family with care and made us feel at home Cottage is set out perfectly for everyone We had our little kids with us who enjoyed feeding and talking to the animals
Simon and Sally are both wonderful hosts
The host's son looked after us in their absence and
Location:
One of my best farm stays so far peaceful accommodation with nature surrounding
Would love to stay here for longer and explore the area in its entirety
The cottage was a very comfortable place to stay within a beautiful setting
The spacious house is situated on a idyllic and private section Lovely garden trees view of pond hills etc
The cottage and gardens were absolutely lovely
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2. A cozy five-bedroom holiday home (from USD 220)

Located roughly about 1.5 km (0.93 miles) from Gisborne centre, this is a cosy spacious holiday home which has been tastefully furnished for families or a group of friends. This lovely villa features a spacious lounge which is beautifully furnished and has a TV, a table, comfy couches, and a nice fireplace. There is a fully equipped kitchen where guests can prepare delicious meals and a fridge. The bedrooms are spacious, well appointed with large-size comfy beds, clean linen, and ample storage space. It also comes with two clean bathrooms and clean towels. Other amenities include high-speed wifi and parking.

The Verandah at Gisborne
156 reviews  Wifi Available
House 10 Guests 5 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

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Amenities & Room:
Large and comfortable with plenty of space to spread out and relax Extensive kitchen worked perfectly for us
It was older than we expected but roomy and comfortable and well heated during a cold time of the year
So much space for all and so comfortable too
So much space for all and so comfortable too
the hairdressers and beautician came to us - the perfect space
Host:
A great home for our extended family to share for a couple of nights
Yet hidden away from the hustle and bustle of Gisborne
Location:
Great location and although just a few minutes drive from the city centre
The house is located in a strategic location which has access to all parks and beaches and also the city centre
the house is located in a quiet neighbourhood Playground within easy walking distance and an excellent cafe just up the road on
Ballance St House is a home
We were able to use the house to get ready on my wedding morning -
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3. Duplex, perfect for the modern day traveller (from USD 156)

This lovely two-bedroom holiday home which is right at the beach is situated approximately 0.3 km (0.19 miles) from Wainui centre. Featuring a private entrance, this modern home is specifically designed to offer the guests a relaxed beach experience. It features a tastefully decorated living room with comfy sofas, a flat-screen TV, a table, and large windows. The kitchen is well appointed with high-quality kitchen appliances including a fridge. The master bedroom features a queen bed plus a full wardrobe while the other bedroom comes with two bunk beds. High-quality linen and towels are provided. It also comes with a bathroom, wifi, and a parking space.

Lobbsters Lodgings - Wainui- Beach Unit
72 reviews
guest house 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The main bedroom has plenty of space but be prepared to find the bunk room pretty small
Downstairs unit is basic but appropriately priced Modern furnishings WiFi and TV dress it up nicely
pretty basic and not worth the money
Living area of the bach was spacious and the sea views from the kitchen made us feel like we were in paradise
Lovely and comfy new beds and linen
Cleanliness:
The bach was very comfortable and clean
Very good location and very clean
Very good location and very clean
Host:
Lovely beach Wainui beach and Gisborne make for a fantastic holiday destination
Fantastic location for our family So close to the beach
Price was appropriate for the property Lovely being close to beach
Wainui is a truly great beach and the bach is more than adequate
The beach is great with good surf
Location:
Brilliant location excellent and very safe for families with children
Nice place in an awesome location
Located not far from Gisborne city centre and a minute walk to the beach is something that no one can complain about The lodge was clean and tidy host was very welcoming too Nothing to fault
Location is choice Quiet chilled
The beach gets 10 out of 10 - absolutely magic
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4. A luxurious one-bedroom holiday home (from USD 123)

This lovely cottage is perfectly situated in a lush garden which is about 5.6 km (3.48 miles) from the heart of Gisborne centre. It is also located close to the beach which makes this a perfect choice for a holiday home. It has wooden interiors and wooden floors. The living room is beautifully furnished with comfortable sofas, a table, and a TV. The kitchen is fully furnished with high-quality kitchen appliances including a fridge. The bedroom is furnished with a queen bed, two child beds and clean linen. The bathroom comes with a shower, a sink, a toilet, clean towels, and toiletries. All the rooms are air-conditioned and have wifi.

Wainui Beach Hideaway - close to the beach
115 reviews  Wifi Available
House 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
However it could be arranged better for 2 couples as all beds were in one room SuggestionChange the couches for a more divan style suite (width of a single bed)Otherwise
Cozy cottage next to the ocean
It was toasty warm with lots of bedding and heat pumps
All amenities are catered for and proximity to beach excellent
Great shower too Would love to come and stay again
Cleanliness:
It has been beautifully refurbished with added kitchen and 2 bathrooms Everything about this place
Host:
What a gorgeous wee cottage
Great base to explore the Gisborne region Very clean and comfortable with great communication from the host Thoroughly recommended
Bliss Friendly owners who were very easy to communicate with Absolutely loved our stay
Very happy with our stay
Bach was lovely and had everything we needed In a perfect location so close to the beach Would definitely return
Location:
Fabulous location just minutes walking distance to the lovely Wainui beach
Enjoyed every minute of the weekend
Beautifully presented and great location near the beach
But it's not cluttered - just
Fantastic place to stay Great accommodation in lovely grounds close to the beach and not far from town
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5. Luxurious riverview bungalow (from USD 249)

This luxurious cottage is perfectly located approximately 1.4 km (0.87 miles) from Gisborne centre and a five-minute walk to the Saturday Farmers Market. Also, the beautiful Waikanae Beach is about 10 minutes from here on foot. This cottage comes with a large deck where you can relax and enjoy the magnificent views of the Gisborne River and the surrounding nature. It features a well-appointed living area with comfy sofas and a table. The kitchen is very spacious with high-quality appliances. The bedrooms are furnished with large comfortable beds and clean linen. The house is well air-conditioned and also features two bathrooms, internet, plus clean towels are provided.

" The Rivers " Central Gisborne
55 reviews  Wifi Available
bungalow 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

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Amenities & Room:
The villa had plenty of room Two of the three bedrooms were particularly roomy
everything you need and nothing you dont
Riverview Cottage was everything we expected
The beds were very comfy and the place was spotless
Super clean Really comfy beds and pillows
Cleanliness:
Very clean and tidy Great location
Very clean and warm with everything you could need including wifi
Host:
a great outdoor deck area
All in all a wonderful experience
John was great to deal with
Lovely home on the river
Johns house was absolutely beautiful and the setting by the river was stunning
Location:
just minutes walk to the city
Very easy check out loved it
We stayed here for the month of April having stayed several times before The property is in an excellent location within easy walking distance of the town centre farmers market and beaches
A nice homestay in a beautifull neighborhood
A lovely Saturday market just down the road
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6. A three-bedroom bach with large decks (from USD 245)

This is a luxurious three-bedroom holiday home strategically located about 0.6 km (0.37 miles) to Wainui and a 10-minute drive to Gisborne. It is in a tranquil neighbourhood which is close to the sandy Wainui beach. It features an open-plan dining and living area which is fantastically furnished with cushy couches, a table, and a TV. It also has large windows presenting you with marvellous views of the blue ocean. There’s a fully equipped kitchen with a fridge. The bedrooms are furnished with large comfy beds plus clean linens. It has two bathrooms with clean towels and necessary toiletries.

Wainui beach holiday Bach
Wainui Beach, Gisborne, NZ
43 reviews
House 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very nice property with lots of room
every bedroom was comfortable and the lounge and dining area were great for a group
Cleanliness:
the property was amazing lovely and clean and had everything we needed
wonderful home clean very close to the beach
Host:
i thought that this was something the owner could easily have taken care of
was a lovely stay tidy spacious and kids friendly
Location:
close to beach for lovely walks
perfect location with everything we needed was very impressed
lovely house and close to the beach
we loved being so close to the beach school park and wainui beach store
a warm home the location was perfect
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7. Comfortable pet-friendly villa (from USD 140)

This is a well-appointed four-bedroom holiday home that is strategically situated approximately 2.3 km (1.43 miles) from Gisborne centre. The airport and the sandy beaches are also within the vicinity. It features an open plan dining and living area which is well furnished with comfy couches, a table, a TV, large windows with eye-catching views. There is a fully furnished kitchen with high-quality appliances including a fridge. The porch gives you magnificent views of the green tranquil forest. The bedrooms come with large comfortable beds, clean linen, and ample storage spaces. The bach also features a bathroom and a separate toilet. There’s a fireplace, wifi, and a parking space.

Sun Ray House
98 reviews
House 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
large spacious and well equipped
Very peaceful environment handy to town plenty of space
great views enough parking and comfy beds Would definitely stay here again
so left our laundry to dry in the bathroom
this one is for you Very clean and plenty of room
Cleanliness:
Lovely and clean Very presentable It was very cold and there were only 10 pine cones
Host:
" she said More 'friendly' advice would have been helpful
Did not say how to dry Luckily for us we had out own sheets with us
Our kids & dog loved walking up the hill to check out the goats
We left early in the morning
Very tidy Stunning views Cosy
Location:
Great views and in a very peaceful semi rural location just few minutes drive to shops
The house gets lots of sun
quiet location close enough to town yet far enough from every thing
Loved this place beautiful setting
The property was in an excellent location very quiet surrounded by bush
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8. A spacious three-bedroom bach

This tastefully decorated three-bedroom holiday home is perfectly about 1.2 km (0.75 miles) from Gisborne centre. It’s in a peaceful and charming neighbourhood about two minutes’ from Te Tairawhiti Museum and The Lawson Field Theatre on foot. The living area is well appointed with comfy sofas, a table, and a large door leading to the porch. The kitchen is fully equipped with high-quality appliances including a fridge and even a lobster pot. The bedrooms are tastefully furnished with large comfy beds and clean linen. The home has a single bathroom, clean towels plus necessary toiletries. Other amenities include a fireplace, wifi, and a free parking space.

Private Bach on the River
64 reviews
House 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
has everything you need to have a comfy stay with plenty of room for everyone to spread out
excellent location, near to town, lovely view of the river, plenty of space for our family of 5 and a very comfortable stay
great place for the family - i could sit on the deck and read my book, or lie in the hammock while the kids kayaked and/or swam/played in the river
it had everything we need and the contact with the owner was excellent
lovely house in private surroundings on the river
Host:
i love this syort of traditional bach and this one has both style and comfort
mel the owner was very accommodating and open with her communication
she made it a very relaxing stay for us
the owner is friendly and helpful
a proper kiwi bach, not fancy but clean and tidy and so much charm
Location:
close to the city but remarkably quiet
this bach is in an awesome location - very close to everything
lovely location on the river
everything we needed, and the kids loved the hammock
everything we needed, and the kids loved the hammock
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9. A nice holiday home with magnificent views

This holiday home is situated about 2.1 km (1.30 miles) from Gisborne centre. It features a large swimming pool and spa for guests to enjoy during the hot days. The bedroom is wonderfully furnished with a queen bed, a bedside lamp, two chairs, a TV, and large windows allowing natural light to flow in freely. It also has a large door leading to the porch where you can relax and enjoy breathtaking views. There’s a clean bathroom which has towels, a toilet, and necessary toiletries. This studio also features wifi and a parking space.

Magnificent Views over Gisborne
4 Belgium Terrace Mangapapa
cottage 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

10. A two-bedroom cottage with a swimming pool

This spacious two-bedroom cottage is strategically located 15 minutes’ drive from Gisborne centre. This lovely home is built in a charming neighbourhood and features a large outdoor swimming pool. The living area features beautiful wall paintings and is furnished with comfy sofas, and a table. This cottage comes with a fully equipped kitchen. The dining area is nicely arranged to accommodate four people. The master bedroom comes with a queen size bed while the large family room is furnished with a queen bed and two child beds. There’s a bathroom plus clean linen and towels are provided. Other amenities include wifi and parking.

The Bees Knees - Gisborne
42 reviews
cottage 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The pool was an excellent bonus in the warm weather
Everything you need including owners' pool to cool off in
The photos don't do the place justice
Top amenities and so comfortable Being invited to view their honey extraction business was very interesting and thank you for the delicious honey
everything you need is provided We really enjoyed our stay and will definitely be back again one day
Cleanliness:
walking owners' dogs (very friendly) and relaxing Very comfortable accommodation
Host:
So glad we made the detour through Gizzy
actually we all loved the pool
Family would find it cool too
Up the waipaoa catchment rural feel and very quiet and still close to gisborne for supplies
The gardens are stunning and the hosts were very friendly and accommodating
Location:
It's a great place to chill out and
Loved the property and location very secluded
Boys enjoyed the swimming pool a lot
Lovely property in a great location perfect for relaxing and an easy drive to Gisborne
not to far Great stay
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Best Bookabach holiday homes in Gisborne, New Zealand

If your looking planning to take your family or loved ones for a holiday or a retreat to New Zealand, you don’t need to worry about your accommodation because we have compiled a list for you of the best Bookabach holiday homes in Gisborne. Enjoy your holiday to the fullest.

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Stephen Kinyanjui is an IT graduate who previously worked as an IT Assistant in a BPO company. He has an insatiable desire for traveling and adventure. He’s an artist who loves drawing and...Read more

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