Top Tourism Site Award

The Top Tourism Site Award is awarded to leading New Zealand travel sites that enhance New Zealand as a travel destination. Each site must comply to criteria set by New Zealand Tourism Guide.

Use this Web site to view previous winners, find out more about the award or submit a site.

Recent Winners

These are our recent award winners, or you can view all past winners.

10-07-2017 - Christchurch Helicopters

Arrive in style at a winery and indulge in a delicious lunch, or land on top of a snowy mountain peak with the team at Christchurch Helicopters. Their website features an attractive and fully responsive layout with some truly amazing imagery, and the standout features are the parallax scrolling effect on the background images, and the 'lazy-loading' of images and the user scrolls down the page.


03-07-2017 - Travellers Autobarn

Travellers Autobarn has made quality campervan hire affordable with fully equipped cars and campervans from two locations, Auckland and Christchurch. Their website is nicely designed and features a clean responsive layout making it a breeze to use and navigate. The stunning home page images, blog, and live chat are stand out features!


26-06-2017 - Aloha Lodge

Aloha Lodge is a modern Nelson accommodation complex, featuring executive suites, motel units and bed and breakfast accommodation. Featuring responsive design at its best, this professionally-done site features beautiful photography, easy to use site navigation, and useful widgets that make the site informative too!


19-06-2017 - Release Wanaka

Release has hand-picked a collection of Wanaka's very best luxury holiday rental accommodation, each offering unique and different Wanaka experience, and they showcase these properties with a stunning responsive website. The advanced parallax scrolling effect and the site-wide imagery are stand-out features.


12-06-2017 - Admirals Landing

Admirals Landing provides warm and affordable accommodation with splendid harbour views at their waterfront location. The stunning banner photography found site wide is sure to catch attention. The website is well laid out making navigation a breeze. Bonus points for being mobile-friendly and featuring a custom colour scheme on the Google map.


06-06-2017 - Wairua Lodge

Wairua Lodge B&B is a secluded place where you can kick back, relax and experience the magic of New Zealand's temperate rainforest. Their website uses a Youtube video to fantastic effect as it's main header, and the stunning imagery catches your attention. Bonus points for the impressive Activities page, blog, and responsive layout.


29-05-2017 - The Old Manse

Located in Martinborough, The Old Manse is an adult accommodation retreat with five individually designed queen-size rooms with ensuite bathrooms. They offer flexible service, allowing for venue and accommodation hire only. This is a beautifully presented responsive website with top-class imagery, giving you easy access to the information you need.


22-05-2017 - Nightingale Falls

Nightingale Falls Farmstay Retreat is a stunning getaway in Coromandel. This mountain top retreat offers a lifestyle of serenity and tranquility. Providing a wealth of information, this responsive website features a fresh, consistent design that is pleasing to the eye. The Farmstay activities section is a stand out feature, and includes activities like Bivi Building, Dinosaur Bush Walk, and more!


» View all the previous winners of the Top Tourism Site Award.