Previous Winners : 2016
12-12-2016 - Clear Ridge Apartments
Catering from the solo traveller through to a family of six, Clear Ridge provide some of the most luxurious rooms available in Hanmer Springs with exemplary service to match. Their professionally-done website offers loads of information, stunning photos, and a fully functional responsive layout - a must in this day and age.
05-12-2016 - Steampunk HQ
Steampunk HQ is proudly based in Oamaru, and their art collaboration portrays an industrial version of Steampunk, with a giant sense of humour and larger than life visions of an off the wall Steampunk universe. This professionally-done website has a real wow-factor! Most of the site shares a single page responsive layout with parallax scrolling built into the navigation, allowing for easy site navigation. Stunning photos entice you in and add to the industrial atmosphere.
28-11-2016 - Magic Broomstick Segway Tours
Segway Tours are a "Must Do" activity while staying in Auckland. FUN, and you get to explore Auckland's early history and enjoy the BEST views of Auckland City. Beautiful images, easy-to-use navigation, and a colourful responsive design bring together a well-organised and appealing website.
21-11-2016 - Hobbiton Movie Set Tours
Experience the real Middle-earth by visiting The Shire that featured in The Lord of the Rings trilogy and The Hobbit, including the Hobbit holes, Green Dragon Inn, Mill and other structures created for the films. Their professionally-done website is very stylish and features eye catching imagery, offers loads of information, and the fully responsive layout will ensure it is accessible on all devices.
15-11-2016 - South Pacific Motorcycle Tours
South Pacific Motorcycle Tours are an award-winning motorcycle tour company specialising in guided and self-guided New Zealand motorcycle tours on BMWs, Harley-Davidsons, Triumphs, Hondas, & other top models. A previous winner of this award in 2004, this updated version features a fully responsive layout, fantastic navigation, online chat, full sitemap, and stunning imagery across the site.
07-11-2016 - The Lake Motel
Come and stay at one of New Zealand's more unusual boutique motels, right in the heart of Taupo. The six motel units have been decorated in a retro style using restored furniture from the 1960's & 1970's, whilst still offering modern comforts. Their website is anything but 'retro'. Intead, it's a top-of-the-line, fully responsive website, with stunning imagery and clear navigation. Using this website is a pleasure!
31-10-2016 - Gulf Eco Charters
Explore Auckland's amazing outer Hauraki Gulf with fully guided and catered charters to Great Barrier Island, Little Barrier, the Hen & Chicken Islands, with the team from Gulf Eco Charters. This website is a pleasure to visit and offers different layouts for flexibility across multiple devices, a must in this day and age. The website is refreshingly easy to navigate and also provide fantastic imagery that scales according to the device it's been viewed on.
24-10-2016 - Ponsonby Manor
The Ponsonby Manor is a gracious Victorian mansion that has been completely restored to its former grandeur. Set in the heart of cosmopolitan Ponsonby, the soul of Auckland city, this iconic building is a part of New Zealand's early settler history. Their website is elegant and classy, with an attractive responsive layout and a slideshow of stunning images on the homepage drawing you in.
10-10-2016 - La Bodega
La Bodega is set in wonderful native bush and the home enjoys panoramic views over Matarahui Bay and out to the Coromandel Peninsula. This elegant website utilises outstanding imagery, an exceptional responsive layout, and clear navigation to provide browsers of the site with a first-rate experience.
03-10-2016 - Haka Lodge
Haka Lodge is the premium New Zealand backpackers. They specialise in providing up market New Zealand hostels, and their policy is to provide thier guests with more for less. Haka Tours is a sceond time winner, last winning this award in 2012. Quality imagery and ease of navigation add to the pleasurable viewing experience. The website is now optimised for smartphones making it a pleasure to use on any device.
26-09-2016 - Fino Hotel and Suites
Fino Hotel offers a range of luxury apartment suites with an unexpected eclectic contemporary twist, and 5-Star quality in the heart of Christchurch's CBD. Their website is a breeze to use and features a sharp layout that is easy to navigate as well as a modern responsive design that ensures the site is viewable on multiple devices.
19-09-2016 - Taiharuru Farms Lodge
The Guesthouse at Taiharuru Farms Lodge is a luxury Northland accommodation option set on a 100-acre private coastal estate nestled in native bush and with breathtaking views over the Northland Coast. Their fully responsive website makes the site a pleasure to use across a range of devices, and the stunning background imagery, clear navigation, add to the clean and crisp feel of this design.
05-09-2016 - Te Hihi Estate
Only thirty minutes from Auckland Airport, Te Hihi Estate offers the elite standard for guests desiring the ultimate in luxurious, retreat accommodation. This stunning website features moving header imagery, catching the visitors attention instantly. Simple in design, their website is a breeze to navigate and features all the information you need.
29-08-2016 - Backyard Tours
Experience our backyard with all the natural beauty including our Maori cultural acknowledgements with the team from Backyard Tours, and make sure to bring your camera! This recently upgraded website is now fully responsive, making it a pleasure to use across a range of devices. Stunning background imagery, clear navigation, add to the clean and crisp feel of this redesign.
22-08-2016 - Vector Wero Whitewater Park
Vector Wero Whitewater Park is a world class destination that offers a wide range of safe water activities including rafting, kayaking and much more. An eye-catching slideshow of images on the homepage draws you in to their appealing website and the clear navigation and responsive layout make browsing this site a breeze.
15-08-2016 - Awatea Tasman Bay
Stay in our boutique guest house at Awatea Tasman Bay, or try our luxury, executive style, self-contained cottage. Enjoy the stunning panoramic views from our custom-designed property on 25 private acres of rural beauty. This professionally-done website offers loads of local information, fantastic photos, clear navigation, all bundled into a fully responsive website!
08-08-2016 - Alpine View Lodge
Set on 4 scenic acres on the edge of Wanaka, Alpine View Lodge offers spacious, well appointed accommodation with stunning mountain views. Alpine View Lodge is a second time winner of this award with a fantastic new website that's loaded with great imagery, and features a fully responsive layout, and handy local information.
01-08-2016 - Wildside Adventures
With the team at Wildside Adventures, you can snorkel off some off the best beaches in the world or hike into New Zealand's wilderness where there's birdsong, crystal clear rivers, waterfalls and forest. This website is fully responsive and laden with stunning imagery that perfectly compliments the appeal of Wildside Adventures.
25-07-2016 - EarthSong Lodge
Earthsong Lodge is one of New Zealand's finest small and intimate luxury accommodation lodges. If you are looking to experience New Zealand in a relaxing, beautiful location, this is your destination. A highly crafted and fully responsive website has been built to showcase all they offer and the beautiful photography on display shows exactly what to expect from this beautiful island accommodation option.
18-07-2016 - Amross Motel
Amross Motel in Dunedin offers the best value and best service of all accommodation options in Dunedin. Located nearby are some of the top restaurants and cultural attractions of Dunedin, and all within a few hundred metres walk! This classy website features an attractive responsive layout, handy local information, and a collection of stunning images on the home page to draw you in.
11-07-2016 - The Bealey
The Bealey Hotel offers a range of lovely accommodation located in the Southern Alps, near Arthur's Pass, on State Highway 73, between Christchurch and the West Coast. This elegant website utilises stunning imagery, a top-class responsive layout, and clear navigation to provide browsers of the site with a pleasant experience.
04-07-2016 - The Victoria Railway Hotel
Built in 1896, The Victoria Railway Hotel is on the Heritage Trail and is one of the New Zealand Historic Places Class One Registered Buildings. 22 bedrooms offering a unique blend of atmosphere and charm, located in the city centre. This website is very user-friendly, features clear navigation, a slideshow of images on the homepage, and a fully responsive layout that addsto the appealing look and feel.
27-06-2016 - Fiordland Bed & Breakfast
Fiordland Bed & Breakfast is located in one of the most beautiful parts of New Zealand. Stay in this stunning Bed & Breakfast home, right on the edge of lake Te Anau. This website features a stylish responsive design, stunning imagery, and clear navigation, which combine to make this website a pleasure to browse.
20-06-2016 - Kaikoura Coast Track
Experience one of New Zealand's best private walks, The Kaikoura Coast Track. It's a 2-day walking track through stunning bush-clad valleys, across hill country farmland and along the untouched Kaikoura coastline. Complementing this activity is a crisp, clean, and clearly laid out, responsive website with fantastic imagery, which makes for a perfect user experience.
07-06-2016 - Rangihau Ranch
Saddle up and ride through the picturesque, and historic countryside at Rangihau Ranch, home of the real NZ horse ride. This fully responsive website features a fade-in and fade-out transition effect when browsing the website, giving a lovely touch to an outstanding and modern website.
30-05-2016 - Okiwi Bay Holiday Park & Lodge
Okiwi Bay Holiday Park & Lodge is located in the picturesque Marlborough Sounds, and it's a small, friendly holiday park and lodge, and the perfect location for a relaxed or active holiday. Their simple, yet effective website provides information about the accommodation options, and features a lovely responsive layout ensuring accessibility across all devices.
23-05-2016 - Milford Sound Lodge
Experience Milford Sound in a more authentic way with an overnight stay at the Milford Sound Lodge. Nestled beneath the towering peaks of the Darran Mountains, this is a fantastic base to experience the beauty and majesty of Fiordland National Park. This website is professionally designed with imagery that perfectly captures the atmosphere of this magestic location. The fully responsive layout is the icing on the cake!
16-05-2016 - Driftwood Retreat and Eco-Tours
At the top of the South Island, you'll find Driftwood Retreat and Eco-Tours, an exclusive accommodation in a peaceful natural environment, and an award winning nature tour company. Their website features stunning imagery highlighting the natural beauty of the area and accommodations, and it's beautifully presented and easily navigated via a fully responsive layout.
09-05-2016 - Just New Zealand
Just New Zealand regularly send their team around New Zealand to find the best NZ has to offer. They provide Independent or guided coach tours; self drive holidays; great walks; accommodation; group tours; custom itineraries throughout New Zealand. This website is a pleasure to navigate and features all the information you need, as well as sporting a well-designed responsive layout.
03-05-2016 - Apartments Kaikoura
For the ultimate in luxury accommodation, go no further than Apartments Kaikoura. They provide 10 luxurious waterfront apartments located on Kaikoura's Esplanade. Their website is rather stunning, and it features both a responsive layout and parallax scrolling, which gives the website a contemporary look and feel.
26-04-2016 - Oyster Accessible Travel
Oyster Accessible Travel is your accessible guide to New Zealand - online booking and travel site to provide you with the information you need to relax and enjoy your travels. This is a brand new website that's easy of use, and the layout is clear, simple, & uncluttered. It features excellent navigation & search, and the content is informative & focused, & the website is fully responsive.
18-04-2016 - The Dream Maker
The Dream Maker is an award-winning one stop shop for destination weddings & significant events from intimate or lavish on mountaintops to the sea and everywhere in between. The launch of this new website shows off a fantastic responsive layout with stunning imagery, making it a pleasure to use and navigate.
11-04-2016 - The Old Countryhouse
The Old Countryhouse traveller's hostel in Christchurch is a Multi Award Winning Backpackers Hostel that invites you to enjoy the comforts of home in their warm and authentic colonial villas, with spacious bedrooms, which are spotlessly clean with hotel standard beds. A stylish responsive design, stunning imagery and clear navigation, make this website a pleasure to browse.
04-04-2016 - Wildernest
The team at Wildernest are renown for creating innovative events in beautiful locations. Their website is a professionally-done and features stunning photography on the homepage, showing exactly what to expect from this fantastic glamping accommodation option. The responsive layout ensures usability across all devices.
21-03-2016 - Primrose Manor
Located in the heart of Palmerston North City and providing stylish accommodation is Primrose Manor. They're equipped with eight comfortable single, double & family rooms, with ensuites available. A balanced and responsive layout with a soft colour scheme have created a contemporary website, and fantastic imagery graces almost every page.
14-03-2016 - Pure Glenorchy
Pure Glenorchy provide small personalised tours that go deep into Middle Earth, allowing you to see the landscape that inspired Peter Jackson's film locations for The Lord of the Rings trilogy and The Hobbit. This professionally-done website features a responisve layout with majestic and beautiful images on the homepage, giving you a glimpse of what is in store for you on these tours.
07-03-2016 - Tussock Country
Simply sit back, relax and enjoy the stunning scenery with the team at Tussock Country. They offer a Glamping service that provides luxury and style in the great outdoors. Their website catches your attention immediately, and the simple navigation and the fully-responsive layout make it a pleasure to browse.
29-02-2016 - Ahipara Holiday Park
Ahipara Holiday Park, is located in picturesque Northland, and offers a range of accommodation options including: tent/power sites, cabins and a self-contained lodge. The website is refreshingly easy to navigate, features fantastic imagery, and the website is responsive, meaning it scales according to the device it's been viewed on.
22-02-2016 - Boom Sailing
Take in Coromandel Icons like Cathedral Cove, Hahei Marine Reserve, and Cooks Beach, on an action-packed and chilled-out exploration of Mercury Bay with the team at Boom Sailing. This is a beautiful website. It's stacked with fantastic imagery, has a fully responsive layout, and features a paralax scrolling. It truly is a pleasure to browse.
16-02-2016 - Platinum Queenstown Villas
Platinum Queenstown Villas offer luxury 3 bedroom Villas in Queenstown, all featuring stunning views of Lake Wakatipu and the surrounding mountain ranges. The website is top-class, easy to navigate, stacked with information, and also features a stunning responsive layout making it a breeze to visit on smart devices.
09-02-2016 - Vistara
Welcome to Vistara, a relaxed and peaceful haven situated on a 7 acre property adjacent to the Motueka River. Meals are organic, vegetarian and lovingly prepared. Their professionally done website has a lovely fresh look, and the repsonsive layout makes it easily viewable across all devices.
01-02-2016 - Watermark Studio Apartments
Set in a quiet and convenient location for everything, the Watermark Studio Apartments are stylish, luxurious studio apartments that are just 300 metres from Little Oneroa beach. Their professionally-done website is classy in its simplicity and features beautiful images throughout the site, enticing you to make a booking.
25-01-2016 - Red Cottage
Take a break from the hustle and bustle and escape to Red Cottage in Staveley and enjoy romantic evenings with open fires, candle light and the warm wooden ambience of this restored historical cottage. This website is a pleasure to visit and offers a different layout for flexibility across multiple devices, a must in this day and age.
18-01-2016 - The Glebe
The Glebe provides spacious contemporary living with alpine charm in 36 luxurious self-contained apartments near the centre of Queenstown. Their professional website is stylish, classy, and the stunning photos and completely responsive layout combine to make this website a pleasure to use.
11-01-2016 - Grasmere Lodge
Grasmere Lodge is set on a traditional New Zealand high country station, and is a haven for those in need of relaxation and a wonderland for those seeking adventure. Their stylish and colourful website grabs your attention immediately with stunning images on the homepage to draw you in, and the responsive layout makes it a pleasure to view on all devices.