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.

29-01-2018 - Orokawa Bay Villa

Orokawa Bay Villa is a spacious accommodation option overlooking the Orokawa Bay Native Reserve, and offers the serenity of nature coupled with the dramatic, ever changing moods of the Pacific Ocean. Their website features a gorgeous layout, sharp imagery, simple navigation, and is fully responsive.


22-01-2018 - Te Puia

Spanning 70 hectares within the historic Te Whakarewarewa Geothermal Valley, on the edge of Rotorua, Te Puia is home to the world famous Pōhutu geyser, mud pools, hot springs and silica formations. They win this week with an impressive professionally-done website that features eye catching imagery, offers a wealth of information, and a fully responsive layout will ensure it is accessible on all devices.


18-12-2017 - Abel Tasman Sailing Adventures

Abel Tasman Sailing Adventures offer sailing tours aboard fast comfortable catamarans, the most peaceful and relaxing way to see the Abel Tasman. Laden with exquisite imagery, this impressive responsive website offers a sublime viewing experience for all visitors.


11-12-2017 - Alpine View Motel

Alpine View Motel is near the shores of Lake Te Anau in spacious, colourful grounds, with a selection of units with queen or king-size beds. They win this week's award with a neatly packaged, informative & easily-navigated responsive website loaded with gorgeous imagery.


04-12-2017 - 970 Lonely Bay Lodge

970 Lonely Bay Lodge is luxury boutique accommodation in Cooks Beach, Whitianga, and is perfect for corporate events, weddings, honeymoons and romantic getaways. They take out this week's award with a polished website that features parallax scrolling, a responive layout, spectacular imagery, and clever use of widgets like the TripAdvisor reviews.


20-11-2017 - Lakeview Lodge

Lakeview Lodge is centrally located between Cambridge, Matamata & Tirau, offers luxurious accommodation in a private lakeside escape. Their web site showcases stunning imagery and a wonderful layout, making it a pleasure to use and navigate. The information for sporting groups is a unique but fantastic touch!


13-11-2017 - Kokomea B&B

Located between Bethlehem in Tauranga and Katikati in the beautiful, sunny Bay of Plenty, relax & unwind in the evening glow at Kokomea Bed & Breakfast. The dynamic parallax scrolling of multiple images is captivating, and immediately catches attention. Overall, this fully responsive website is fascinating and a stand-out winner.


30-10-2017 - Rotorua Heritage Farm

Rotorua Heritage Farm offers visitors a traditional farm animal experience where visitors have the ability to join in on the action. They win this week's award with an accessible responsive site, complete with parallax scrolling and spectacular imagery. The gallery page is an easy stand-out!


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