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Living in the beautiful Bay of Islands is one of the most precious things that we have ever done – you may not be living here but  we want to keep you up to date with what is happening in the Bay of Islands and in the short term holiday letting industry. Check out our BLOG posts below to learn more…

From 'OLD TO NEW' just for you The Strand


This fabulous bungalow has been talked about for many years by passers by, built in the early 50’s as a family home, it transitioned into a holiday home about 20 years ago after a family decision to share the waterfront home with holiday makers. In late 2019 the family decided to fully refurbish the old girl, with this in mind the plans of a full makeover took hold. Having a well known designer on board was just what was required, a new layout for the kitchen, living room, family bathroom and master bedroom with a new en-suite, all came to fruition in late 2020. Check out the before and after images below...