The Bay of Islands is known as one of New Zealand’s top tourist spot. It’s a truly beautiful part of our country, and prides itself with its famous landmarks and historical attractions. Located in Paihia, The Copthorne Hotel & Resort Bay of Islands sits within the Waitangi National Trust, where in February 1840 the Treaty of Waitangi was signed and is often referred to as ‘the birthplace of the Nation’. It’s a waterfront location nestled in 60 acres of subtropical gardens, with a harmony of nature and spacious comfort.
In 2016 The Trust added a museum to its collection of cultural and heritage offerings and is a must see when visiting Northland and the Bay of Islands. Just a two minute stroll from the hotel, you’ll receive a 10% discount off your entry fee to Waitangi Treaty Grounds when you book your Big Catch break with us, you will also get 10% off any Great Sights products if a trip out on the water to see dolphins, visit the whole in the rock appeals.
The Bay of Islands has some great walking tracks, golf courses, amazing historical and cultural sites such as Pomapallier House and the Stone Store in Kerikeri plus lots of water activities, sightseeing, and fishing throughout the year. Whether you want to trek, snorkel, or simply admire nature’s beauty, there are endless opportunities to immerse yourself in this magical place. If shopping or a stroll around Paihia township is on the ‘to do list’, the hotel provides a complimentary shuttle service.
So pack your walking shoes, your golf shoes, your flippers and your slippers and book our special break package “The Big Catch’ hotel voucher at the Copthorne Hotels & Resort Bay of Islands for just $115 and receive one night’s accommodation for two, complimentary cooked breakfast, free Wi-Fi.