FODOR'S GO LIST 2016
The top 25 places we think should be on every traveler's radar this year.More
Northland accommodations vary from basic motels to luxury lodges. Your hosts, particularly in the bed-and-breakfasts, share their local knowledge and are a great resource on less-obvious attractions. Paihia is a hub for Northland and has plenty of vacation apartments and standard motels. You'll also find in places like Russell, a range of high-end B&Bs, and luxury lodges sometimes with
High season runs from December through March. Some lodges have shoulder seasons in April and May, and September and October. Overall, room rates drop between May and October though many places also close for a break.