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New Zealand hotels welcome Avatar filming as tourism boost

Friday, 20 December 2013, 12:48 pm | Best Western

Hobbits, move aside for the incoming Na’vi tribe from Pandora, who will soon call New Zealand home following Director James Cameron’s recent announcement that the first of three back-to-back sequels to record-breaking movie epic, Avatar, will begin ... More >>

Best Western Sails Into Taupo

Thursday, 14 November 2013, 12:14 pm | Best Western

Best Western has added its fourteenth New Zealand hotel, the BEST WESTERN Sails in Taupo to its growing hotel family. Anchored on the waterfront of the Great Lake Taupo, the four and half star (4.5) property is perfectly positioned for travellers ... More >>

Take a Short Break with Best Western and Save Up To 40%

Friday, 11 October 2013, 11:31 am | Best Western

Sunbaking on golden beaches in Fiji, organising shopping trips and tasting the best wineries across Australia and New Zealand are some of the most popular ways Best Western’s hotel guests choose to relax each year in the lead up to the busy Christmas ... More >>

Best Western Rewards Guests with Elite Status Match Upgrade

Thursday, 10 October 2013, 12:19 pm | Best Western

Best Western’s global hotel loyalty program, Best Western Rewards is giving guests more reasons to travel with its new “Status Match… No Catch®” loyalty upgrade introduced this month for members staying at the group’s Australia, New Zealand ... More >>

Best Western supports World Vision work in Laos

Monday, 15 July 2013, 11:07 am | Best Western

This year, as part of Best Western’s global sponsorship with World Vision, Best Western Australasia is looking to raise $28,000 to reach its goal to sponsor a group of 50 children in the community of Laos. To help raise the $28,000, Best Western ... More >>

Wellington hotel gives a local tourism boost

Tuesday, 4 June 2013, 11:31 am | Best Western

Six Best Western hotels across New Zealand have been awarded a 2013 Certificate of Excellence by the world's largest travel site, TripAdvisor®. More >>

New Zealand hotels banking on The Hobbit

Friday, 11 May 2012, 11:01 am | Best Western

The release of Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit later this year will see increased tourism to New Zealand, a move welcomed by hotel owners and operators across the country. More >>

Rugby World Cup aftermath positive for hotel business

Monday, 9 January 2012, 2:12 pm | Best Western

The strong media coverage of New Zealand during the Rugby World Cup has begun to pay dividends for the accommodation industry, with room occupancy and bookings better than the same period last year. More >>

Accommodation in NZ for Rugby World Cup easy and accessible

Monday, 1 August 2011, 11:26 am | Best Western

Best Western’s New Zealand website has been revamped, giving consumers an easier and faster way to search and book 17 Best Western hotels around New Zealand - just in time to book accommodation for the Rugby World Cup. More >>

Best Western Australasia expands to Fiji

Tuesday, 21 June 2011, 11:20 am | Best Western

Best Western is delighted to announce that Fiji has joined Australia and New Zealand under the Best Western Australasia banner. Best Western will welcome three properties into its portfolio - the Best Western Hexagon International Hotel, Nadi Best Western ... More >>

What's the best way to score a winter deal?

Monday, 23 May 2011, 1:31 pm | Best Western

With winter well on its way, and the ski slopes ready for their biggest season yet; it looks like a bumper tourist period for domestic travel in New Zealand. More >>

New Best Western opens in Lake Taupo

Friday, 6 May 2011, 10:55 am | Best Western

Best Western is pleased to introduce their latest member property in Taupo, New Zealand. The Best Western Caboose Lodge & Conference Centre is perfectly positioned on the lakefront at Lake Taupo, with spectacular views across the lake, to the three volcanic ... More >>

Best Western on track for expansion in New Zealand

Wednesday, 23 March 2011, 2:41 pm | Best Western

Best Western has branded two New Zealand hotels since the beginning of the year and is on track to open more, according to Best Western Australasia Chief Executive, Rob Anderson. More >>

New Best Western opens in Napier

Tuesday, 15 February 2011, 10:29 am | Best Western

Best Western is pleased to introduce their latest member property in Napier, New Zealand. The Best Western Fairley Motor Lodge has a proud reputation of offering quality affordable motel accommodation in Napier with first-class service in a convenient, ... More >>

New Best Western opens in Invercargill

Tuesday, 1 February 2011, 12:27 pm | Best Western

Best Western is giving travellers even more accommodation options in New Zealand with the Best Western Townsman Motor Lodge in Invercargill joining the global chain. More >>

Best Western celebrates three years in New Zealand

Tuesday, 18 January 2011, 11:52 am | Best Western

The stellar reputation of Best Western hotels continues to grow as the chain celebrates three years in New Zealand this year. Rob Anderson, Chief Executive of Best Western Australasia said, “We have worked hard to provide a quality experience for all ... More >>

California’s First Best Western Premier Opens in Napa

Tuesday, 18 January 2011, 11:25 am | Best Western

Best Western International ’s Premier presence continues to grow with the opening of the BEST WESTERN PREMIER Ivy Hotel Napa, located at 4195 Solano Avenue in the beautiful wine country of Napa, Calif. Owned and operated by Paradigm Hotels Group, ... More >>

Festival fever in New Zealand

Thursday, 6 January 2011, 2:34 pm | Best Western

Festival fever in New Zealand Festival fever is set to hit New Zealand as music, arts and culture take over the country in a year-long extravaganza. It’s the best time to visit the “Land of the Long White Cloud” as the islands put on a spectacular ... More >>

Best Western properties yield more profit

Friday, 10 December 2010, 11:11 am | Best Western

Hotel occupancy and rates are up on last year, according to a recent survey by Best Western Australasia, which is good news for small hotel and motel owners. The global hotel organisation is going one step further to help accommodation owners make the ... More >>

Best Western Opens its First Hotel in Tanzania

Thursday, 9 December 2010, 2:28 pm | Best Western

Best Western International ’s African presence continues to grow with the opening of the Best Western Coral Beach Hotel, located in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania’s exclusive Msasani Peninsula area. Located within 5 kilometres of the U.S. Embassy, the hotel ... More >>