The Bay of Islands is known for fishing, whale watching, scenic kayaking, scuba diving and other watersports.
Nearby attractions include historic Russell, the first capital of New Zealand.
If you are traveling with the family and need more space, book the owner's cottage.
Each villa is decorated in elegant, simple style which complements spectacular views from their large windows.
The Eyrie and Eagle Spirit, situated on three private acres, feature their own horizon edge swimming pools, three bedrooms, open plan living/dining rooms with fire places and designer kitchens. The villas, surrounded by palm trees and stone statues, can each accommodate three couples or a family.
Set in the hillside overlooking the pool and the sea, the villa features unique art, comfortable furnishings, a floor-to-ceiling glass shower, skylight over the bed, indoor and outdoor fireplaces, a gourmet kitchen and an outdoor shower.
The hotel serves gourmet Spa Cuisine and features a wine cellar with a selections of New Zealand and Australian wines.
Whether you are looking to spend time on the beach, by the pool or in the mountains, there is something for everyone.
Some of the properties that made the list are located in cities, giving you access to shopping, restaurants and nightlife.
A secluded luxury retreat, complete with private villas, pools, beaches and spectacular views of New Zealand's Bay of Islands, Eagles Nest is a unique vacation destination for honeymooners and anyone looking for a relaxing escape.
This upscale resort consists of four luxury honeymoon villas, 20-meter drop edge pool, a spa, sauna and private beaches a short walk from the villas.
The resort has a spa, a scenic golf course, two tennis courts, an infinity swimming pool and just 24 suites with panoramic views.
The three secluded beaches on the property are ideal for romantic picnics and swimming during summer (November through March).
By car, the property is about 4 hours from Auckland.