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.

19-01-2015 - Water Sport World

Situated at Fisherman's Pier Frankton Marina on the shore of the beautiful Lake Wakatipu in Queenstown, is Water Sport World, providing the highest quality watersports activities on Lake Wakatipu. The web site is professionally designed with background imagery that perfectly captures the activities that are being offered. Another bonus is the flexible layout and the existence of a mobile-optimised web site.


22-12-2014 - Volcanic Hills Winery

Volcanic Hills Winery is situated at the iconic Skyline Gondola and they offer the best wines and panoramic views in a relaxed and welcoming environment. Their Web site is elegant and classy, with an attractive responsive layout and a slideshow of stunning images on the homepage to draw you in.


15-12-2014 - Meadowood Country House

Meadowood Country House in the Hawkes Bay is a 1930's modernist Art Deco experience that offers visitors a modern style accommodation option close to the Art Deco cities of Napier and Hastings. Their Web site is simple yet effective, which makes for a perfect user experience as information is easy to find due to the intuitive and responsive website layout.


8-12-2014 - Staveley Heights Bed & Breakfast

Located at the foothills of South Island's Southern Alps, is Staveley Heights Bed & Breakfast, a boutique bed & breakfast that provides upmarket accommodation in Methven. Their website features stunning imagery that highlights the natural beauty of the area and is beautifully presented, easily navigated, and features a responsive layout.


1-12-2014 - Eastland Motor Lodge

Eastland Motor Lodge is situated near the Showgrounds and Event Centre and offer great value motel accommodation in Gisborne New Zealand. Their Web site is simple yet effective which makes for a perfect user experience as information is easy to find due to the websites intuitive and responsive layout.


24-11-2014 - Riverslea Retreat

Just over an hour's drive from Wellington is Riverslea Retreat, a natural place for groups to meet, work and relax together. Their professionally-done Web site features beautiful photography showing exactly what to expect from this beautiful accommodation option, and the responsive layout ensures usability across all devices.


17-11-2014 - Wellesley Boutique Hotel

Located in Wellington's Lambton Quarter is the Wellesley Boutique Hotel, an oasis of calm and relaxation just a short walk away from superb dining and shopping. Their elegant Web site utilises stunning imagery, a top-class responsive layout, and clear navigation to provide browsers of the site with a pleasant experience.


10-11-2014 - Motel Association of New Zealand

As a trade body for the New Zealand motel industry, the Motel Association of New Zealand (MANZ) is responsible for representing and assisting their members to run efficient motels in New Zealand. Their newly launched professionally-done Web site offers loads of information, stunning photos, and a fully functional responsive layout - a must in this day and age.


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