Previous Winners : 2017

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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!

24-10-2017 - Haka Hotel - K'Road
Haka Hotel K'Road is the perfect combination of modern style, luxurious comfort and an affordable price. This dazzling website features vivid imagery, a stunning responsive design, a crisp layout, ensuring a pleasant browsing experience.

16-10-2017 - Vertical Ventures Cycle Tours
Vertical Ventures Cycle Tours invite you to explore the Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail or to Heli-bike on the Mt Dasher High Country Station in the Kakanui Mountains. With a crisp responsive layout, their website is loaded with information. Striking imagery is found site-wide, and a stand-out feature is the a20 Cycle Trail information!

02-10-2017 - Edenhouse
"Hospitality just doesn't get any better than this". Edenhouse is an enchanting luxury lodge is situated within 48-acres of private grounds and internationally acclaimed gardens. This website is simply spectacular. Their website features a incredible responsive design, gorgeous imagery, and the ease of navigation adds to the satisfying browsing experience.

25-09-2017 - Vigilant Yacht Charters
Departing from Russell, enjoy cruising and exploring the beautiful Bay of Islands on a day or overnight Vigilant Yacht Charter. Continuning the thrend, this is another webiste that has made excellent use of paralax scrolling which blends perectly with the stunning imagery. The responsive layout is the icing on the cake!

18-09-2017 - Dunstan Downs
Presiding over the sweeping tussock lands of the Lindis Pass, North Otago, experience the New Zealand high country lifestyle by staying at the Dunstan Downs Farmstay. The banner imagery on their site is absolutely stunning, and the paralax scrolling is popular web trend and fantastically implemented. The colour scheme is a perfect match!

11-09-2017 - Flaxmere House
Located in Auckland near Bethells Beach, Flaxmere House is an executive 5-star venue/holiday house set in a tranquil setting with views of Bethells Valley. With striking imagery, a top-class responsive layout, and clear navigation, this website provides visitors of the site with a pleasant experience.

04-09-2017 - The Factory
10 minutes north of Kaikoura, The Factory offers luxury accommodation in the 100-year-old Hapuku Dairy Factory with dramatic views of snow-covered mountains on one side and the ocean on the other. This sylish website utilises stunning imagery with the parallax scrolling effect on the background images, and the simple navigation and the responsive layout make it a pleasure to browse.

28-08-2017 - Matakana 360
Matakana 360 is a private hilltop retreat, with a two-bedroom designer-furnished house with majestic views in every direction. Featuring a professionally-done website with beautiful images throughout the site, this fully-responsive layout is bound to catch your attention. A stand-out feature is the activities page, showcasing what the region has to offer!

21-08-2017 - Coromandel Adventures
Coromandel Adventures provide an extensive range of tours, packages, itineraries and transport options throughout The Coromandel. Released late last year, this new website features a fantastic interactive map on its homepage. The tours page is hugely informative, and overall, this modern responsive website is a worthy winner of this award!

07-08-2017 - Tongariro Lodge
Tongariro Lodge is located on the banks of the legendary Tongariro River on the shores of Lake Taupo, the doorstep of the World Heritage Tongariro National Park. Having won this award in 2008, they're back with another stand-out website. This time, they showcase the lodge with a fully responsive layout, ensuring accessibility for all devices, and eye catching imagery complementing the atmosphere of this luxury accommodation option.

31-07-2017 - Salty Dog Inn
Salty Dog Inn offers Old English charm luxury accommodation in a peaceful rural setting on the beautiful New Zealand Pacific Kowhai Coast. Their nicely designed responsive website is a pleasure to browse with everything laid out in an easy-to-read way. A stand out feature is the regularly updated what's on page, keeping you updated with the fun times had in-house.

24-07-2017 - Bumper Ball
With Bumper Ball you can bump into your mates while playing a variety of games, guaranteeing laughter while trying something new! This website is simply stunning and the video that plays upon loading the site is sure to gain your attention. Not only is it easy to navigate and use, the website is optimised for smartphones making it a pleasure to use on any device.

17-07-2017 - Adventure Outdoors Tongariro
Visit the highest point of the Tongariro Alpine Crossing or go kayaking or rafting with the team at Adventure Outdoors Tongariro. Their site is user-friendly with clear, well-laid-out navigation, and the responsive layout and beautiful imagery make the site a delight to browse.

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!

15-05-2017 - Kahu Kayaks
Kahu Kayaks offer a range of guided kayak trips with guides that will take you along a stunning stretch of coastline for a fantastic sea kayaking experience! Their appealing website features a stunning design with excellent use of imagery and colours. The responsive layout excels, and the stand-out features include the Park Map and local information section!

08-05-2017 - Mt Hutt Bunkhouse
Mt Hutt Bunkhouse Backpacker Lodge & Cottage provides budget accommodation in Methven, at the heart of New Zealand's South Island, near Mt Hutt. Their website features stunning imagery, easy-to-use navigation, and the layout is fully responsive. Bonus points for the use of widgets, and the detailed map directions.

02-05-2017 - The Grosvenor
With a penchant for authentic and unique design, The Grosvenor is a boutique and hip hotel. Complementing this is their modern website, a stylish and fully responsive layout, which guarantees usability across all devices. The gallery images stand out, and the novel conference & events page feature convenient planning resources.

10-04-2017 - Canoe Safaris
With 30 years experience in guided canoe tours of Whanganui National Park, Canoe Safaris offer fun-filled river holidays for folks with little or no paddling experience. There's a lot to like about their website including stunning site-wide banner imagery, grayscale google map, and fully responsive and easily navigated layout. Bonus points for the use of widgets including TripAdvisor, Facebook, and Whanganui's Weather.

03-04-2017 - The Mill House
The Mill House is the ideal spot to break your long journey and it's a fitting website for one of Oamaru's most iconic and well-known buildings. Packed with information, this website is user-friendly with clear, well-laid-out navigation. The fully responsive layout and the fantastic home page imagery adds to the quality user experience.

27-03-2017 - Warblers Retreat Luxury Lodge
Warblers Retreat offers private and exclusive B&B accommodation, perfect for couples wanting to escape, relax and rejuvenate. This site features an advanced parallax scrolling effect which gives extra life to the stunning background images that grace the site. Easily navigated and responsive, this website also features a section on their sustainability efforts too!

20-03-2017 - Wanaka Bike Tours
Wanaka Bike Tours offers biking options that showcase the stunning landscape that surrounds Lake Wanaka. Their website is just as stunning! The rotating imagery on the homepage is world-class and definitely grabs attention. This is a truly professional & stylish website that offers a wealth of accessable information.

13-03-2017 - Haast Heli
Haast Heli specializes in scenic flights over the stunning Haast World Heritage area, one of the top New Zealand attractions. This easy to navigate website features stunning imagery and a clean, crisp, responsive layout. It does a fantastic job of showcasing the amazing scenery found in the Haast World Heritage Area.

06-03-2017 - Eco Villa
Welcome to Eco Villa, a centrally-located boutique hotel in Christchurch with access to the dining area, lounge fully, a equipped shared kitchen, and edible garden. Eco Villa have made use of the Squarespace CMS with a beautiful customised template. The site features fantastic imagery and is effortless to use.

27-02-2017 - Power to the Pedal
Discover Auckland with Power to the Pedal on an e-bike with guided tours and rentals in the heart of Auckland. This site features the stunning Divi template, a hugely popular WordPress theme. It's a customised design with a responsive layout that ensures ultimate usability which ensures a quality user experience. It really is an attractive and informative website!

20-02-2017 - R&R Kayaks
R&R Kayaks are a small family-owned sea kayak company with many years of industry experience and extensive local knowledge of the Abel Tasman National Park. This responsive website features stunning imagery that highlights the natural beauty of the Abel Tasman National Park. It is beautifully presented, easily navigated, and stacked with information.

13-02-2017 - Argyll on Clyde
Welcome to Argyll on Clyde B&B, a contemporary home situated in the historic gold-mining town of Clyde and a friendly place to rest at beginning or end of the Central Otago Rail Trail. The entire site is displayed on a single page and it utilises a parallax scrolling effect to switch between the pages. Stunning imagery, great use of fonts, and clever icons make this site a pleasure to browse.

07-02-2017 - StoneBridge
Nestled in a woodland setting on the main route between Queenstown and Christchurch is StoneBridge, an excellent bed and breakfast or self-contained accommodation option. This beautiful website perfectly illustrates the versatility of the Wordpress CMS. This theme incorporates parallax scrolling, a fully responsive layout, personalised icons, just to name a few!

30-01-2017 - Bard House B&B
A three minute walk from the Octagon takes you to Bard House B&B, one of the last remaining heritage homes in the heart of Dunedin's CBD. This beautiful website oozes simplicity and style. The gallery images are stunning, the navigation is clear, and the site also features a great colour scheme.

24-01-2017 - Waka Abel Tasman
Waka Abel Tasman tours from Kaiteriteri is a truly unique cultural experience that's suitable for all ages. There is so much to love about this website, from the logo, imagery, and through to the responsive layout. The advanced parallax scrolling effect of the main background image is another stand out!

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