Hotel Pass Drive & Stay in New Zealand – 8 days
This great New Zealand holiday has freedom and flexibility written all over it!
We set you up with a Golden Chain accommodation pass for 7 nights. Then you can choose from wide selection of fantastic places to stay with New Zealand’s premier motel group. From motel rooms with comfortable features, to studios and units with kitchen facilities, each Golden Chain motel has its own distinct character and many of the properties reflect the unique local environment.
Car hire is also included for 7 days and with unlimited kilometres, which means you can see and experience even more of New Zealand. Discover the wonders of the North Island, from Bay of Islands and Rotorua to Wellington. Or head south to the ski fields, Queenstown, Mt Cook and spectacular Milford Sound!
Why you’ll love this trip:
- Choose to start you adventure from Auckland, Christchurch or Queenstown.
- Design a New Zealand itinerary to suit your own interests and travel desires.
- There’s the option to add extra nights and car hire days or upgrade rooms & vehicles.
- Ask us about adding flights to complete the perfect freewheeling holiday package!
Your Holiday Includes:
- Accommodation – 7 nights Golden Chain Accommodation Pass
- Standard studio rooms in your choice of motels
- Many motels offer continental breakfast, off-street parking & free WiFi
- Car hire – 7 days Compact automatic vehicle
- Unlimited kilometres
- Airport collection*
- Car hire booking includes:
- Liability insurance
- Value Added Tax (VAT)
- Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) – with excess
- Theft Protection (TP) – with excess
* Airport collection available in Christchurch, Queenstown & Wellington.
Auckland includes off-airport collection with shuttle bus to car.
Auckland airport pick-up available with $75 per person surcharge.
Wellington collection available for extra $50 per person.
Departs Daily in 2022:
Low Season from $799 per person – 01 May to 30 September
High Season from $999 per person – 25 January to 30 April, 01 October to 15 December
Note: Prices are based on twin share. Departures are subject to confirmation at time of booking and price may vary depending on your travel date. Surcharges apply during December, Christmas, Easter and school holidays.
Get the Brochure:
Click on the button to view or download a copy of the brochure. The brochure includes more details and the full itinerary (where applicable).
Want to Stay Longer or Upgrade?
Add extra nights from $70 per person per night. Extra days car hire from $30 per person per day.
Upgrade to a superior studio room for an extra $99 per person for seven nights.
Upgrade to a premium studio room for an extra $160 per person for seven nights.
Upgrade to a standard 1-bedroom unit or an extra $100 per person for seven nights.
Upgrade to a superior 1-bedroom unit or an extra $150 per person for seven nights.
Upgrade to a premium 1-bedroom unit or an extra $200 per person for seven nights.
Upgrade to a standard 2-bedroom unit or an extra $350 per person for seven nights.
Upgrade to a superior 2-bedroom unit or an extra $400 per person for seven nights.
Upgrade to a premium 2-bedroom unit or an extra $450 per person for seven nights.
Upgrade to a full-size car for an extra $75 per person for seven days.
Upgrade to a station wagon for an extra $100 per person for seven days.
Upgrade to an 8-seater van for an extra $150 for per person for seven days
Seasonal price adjustments may apply. Please ask us for current rates or adding more services. We are happy to design a holiday that will suit you best.
We can look after you. Single supplement from $560 for solo travellers.
It is not recommended that you use the hotel pass as a turn-up-and-stay pass at any hotel on the same day.
If you wish to book the hotel accommodation itinerary yourself, it is recommended that your book each hotel at least 72 hours in advance.
Alternatively, you can take the worry out of planning your holiday and ask our office to book all of your hotel stays prior to departure for a booking fee of $100. We will make all of the hotel reservations so you know they are confirmed before you leave.
This special deal is valid until 31 December 2021, unless sold out earlier. Please contact us for current rates.
All prices are per person, based on twin share, and listed in Australian dollars (AUD). The package is subject to confirmation at the time of booking and prices may change without notice. Booking conditions and cancellation fees apply.
Please read Australia & New Zealand Travel Company’s Terms & Booking Conditions prior to making a reservation. By booking any travel service with us, you have agreed to be bound by these terms and conditions.
How to Book
To make a booking please call Australia & New Zealand Travel Company on 1300 168 910 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can also select a trip and request it via this website – please make sure you enter the quantity for the number of people travelling. In the ‘Additional Information’ field on the Checkout page, add your preferred departure date plus any other information that will help us process your booking, such as departure city and travel preferences.
No payment is required to submit an online booking request, but your booking is pending and no place is being held. Your booking status will be advised when you hear from our travel consultants. Bookings are normally actioned within 24 hours – Monday to Friday.