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Holidays in Great Barrier Island

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Top hotels in Great Barrier Island

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Tipi and Bob's Waterfront Lodge
Tipi and Bob's Waterfront Lodge
3 out of 5
38 Puriri Bay Road, RD1, Tryphena, Great Barrier Island
4/5Very Good! (5 reviews)

"Overall very good, owners great, food quality excellent."…"

Reviewed on 13 Mar. 2020

Tipi and Bob's Waterfront Lodge
Earthsong Lodge
Earthsong Lodge
3.5 out of 5
38 Medland Road, Tryphena, Great Barrier Island
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
The Lodge and the service is sky high.

"Earthsong is delightfully named and beautifully situated at the end of a steep rough 4WD track leading to stunning views over Tryphena Bay. Trevor and Carol have only one commitment – to their guests."…"

Reviewed on 1 Nov. 2016

Earthsong Lodge
Le Cabanon - Aotea Eco Luxury
Le Cabanon - Aotea Eco Luxury
86 Puriri Bay Road, Great Barrier Island, Great Barrier Island
4.6/5Exceptional! (38 reviews)
Cosy little haven

"Great location (few mn from local store), by the water, a hop over the hills from Medlands Beach. Very functional, nestled on the side of the hill among pungas. Very roomy balcony overlooking the water in the distance. The perfect base to relax after enjoying the trails and the beaches around the ..."…"

Reviewed on 11 Aug. 2020

Le Cabanon - Aotea Eco Luxury

Top activities in Great Barrier Island

Little Barrier Dive Charter
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Little Barrier Dive Charter

Per adult
100% of travellers recommend
Boat Charter to Dive for Crayfish & Scallops
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Boat Charter to Dive for Crayfish & Scallops

Per adult

Great Barrier Island Beach Holiday

Chill out along the shoreline and feel the wind through your hair during your Great Barrier Island holiday. If this is your first time here, why not search for some seashells as a keepsake of your trip to Great Barrier Island? Set up your base near Medlands Beach, a popular stretch of coast just 6 miles (10 km) from the centre. We also offer affordable Great Barrier Island holiday deals closer to Kaitoki Beach, another alluring option.

Frequently asked questions

What is the best way to save money on my Great Barrier Island holiday?
Great Barrier Island holiday packages on Expedia are one of the best ways to save money and time. Lock in your trip now and save as much as $583 — it’s that simple! Our database offers more than 550 partner airlines and 1,000,000 properties around the world. With such a superb variety to pick from, you’ll have no difficulty putting together your perfect getaway. Not sure about your booking? You won’t need to pay a fee for cancelling if you make amendments to almost any booking.
What are the most popular types of hotels for a trip to Great Barrier Island?
No matter your travel style, Great Barrier Island has an option for you. First up, glance over the highly rated motels in the area. Prefer something else? Perhaps there’ll be something that suits in our selection of lodges and inns.
What does a holiday booking with Expedia include?
With our Great Barrier Island packages, you can earn discounts on nearly anything. There are the basics, such as hotels and flights, but why not book a nice set of wheels to travel around in while you’re at it? And, if you like to have your tours booked before you leave home, Expedia can help there too. Lock in a combination or any one of these as a stand-alone. Tailor your own trip just how you like it!
What are the best things to do in Great Barrier Island?
One of the most popular experiences here is Remote Coast Tour. If you’re looking for more great ideas, check out our Great Barrier Island things to do page.