Tour Info

Tour Info

Playing Around New Zealand has designed a series of golf tour itineraries which can be offered as self-drive or guided holidays.

Local knowledge, expertise and experience combine to ensure that these itineraries will provide the perfect golf tour. These itineraries combine our “must see” regions with the best New Zealand golf courses and can be customized for individuals through to large groups.

Tour Planning Considerations

  • Number of days in New Zealand and amount of golf you wish to play.
  • Self-drive or guided holiday.
  • Style of accommodation.
  • Non-golf activities and sightseeing.
  • Equipment – will you bring your own golf clubs? Would you like carts at the courses? Caddies?

We offer

  • Customization of any of the listed itineraries.
  • Late model Hertz or Samuels rental vehicles with unlimited kms and full insurance.
  • Specialist vehicles for small to medium golf groups. We have our own fleet of fully licensed Mercedes Valente (8 seats) and Sprinter (12 seats) rental vehicles with full insurance and 24/7 breakdown cover.
  • Coaches for large groups.
  • Experienced driver / guides for hosted tours. Our staff are passionate about golf, first class service and of course…….New Zealand!
  • Accommodation at highly rated 4 & 5 star hotels, resorts and luxury lodges. We also have a list of superb B&B and homestays with wonderful hosts.
  • A comprehensive list of activities in the regions you are visiting with preferential rates when booked through the tour office.
  • A self-drive tour pack with pre-programmed GPS unit, daily schedule and restaurant recommendations.
  • Electric carts at every course if required. We also offer a caddy service as well as Taylormade / Callaway golf club hire for the duration of your tour.
  • 24 hour on-call service from our Auckland based tour office including activity and restaurant advice and bookings.

Customized tours

If you are unable to find a preferred golf tour itinerary from the listed packages please contact us and request a customized golf tour. We have in-depth knowledge and first-hand experience of golf tourism in New Zealand. We consider every aspect when planning our tours including golf course condition (prior knowledge of maintenance schedules), suitable vehicle size, internet coverage at hotels and so on… *Please enquire with your requirements and we will email you a package proposal containing costs within 24 hours.