Get the Hollywood star treatment in our top travel deals


The view from the Hilton Surfers Paradise. Photo / Provided


Treat yourself to a five-star luxury stay at the Hilton Surfers Paradise Hotel and Residences with a return Air New Zealand flight and five nights’ accommodation offer, priced at $1,499 per person. Filled with bonus extras worth $2,000 including a $150 wine, dinner and spa credit, welcome wine and beer, Privileges dining card, winery tour and local attraction passes, this offer is available until March 31 next year. Book before August 31. The hotel overlooks Surfers Paradise Beach.

Contact: My Queensland, freephone 0800 654 180 or visit

1 Hotel, West Hollywood, LA.  Photo / Provided
1 Hotel, West Hollywood, LA. Photo / Provided


Even the name sounds starry, the stuff of the movies — the five-star 1 Hotel West Hollywood in Los Angeles is offering reservations for three nights in a king room, including daily breakfast, from $1,825 per person, in double split. Room upgrades upon arrival are also part of the offer, if there is availability. You will also receive a $100 bonus food and beverage credit during your stay. Book before August 30. Travel between December 1-20 or January 6-February 28. Airfare from New Zealand is extra.
Contact: Travel Associates, freephone 0800 951 655 or visit

Fly to Adelaide with Qatar.  Photo / Syed Hadi Naqvi, Unsplash
Fly to Adelaide with Qatar. Photo / Syed Hadi Naqvi, Unsplash


Qatar Airways has launched a round-trip Auckland-Adelaide fare sale to celebrate its five new weekly flights between the two cities. Starting at $759 round trip for each passenger, flexibility on bookings used before September 30 is guaranteed. This includes unlimited date changes and ticket refunds. Book before close of business tomorrow (August 10) and travel by September 30.
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Buy dad a drink at QT Auckland.  Photo / Provided
Buy dad a drink at QT Auckland. Photo / Provided


Treat your dad to Father’s Day delights at QT Auckland, where chefs will serve up a lunchtime feast on Sunday 4 September. lamb souvlaki, ravioli and Yorkshire pudding. The hotel also offers a “stay and play” winter accommodation offer.

Contact: QT Auckland, 4 Viaduct Harbor Avenue, phone (09) 379 9123 or see

Spend seven nights in Sydney.  Photo / Provided
Spend seven nights in Sydney. Photo / Provided


Take a great week-long vacation to Sydney with a return flight and seven-night accommodation package from $1,135 pp, double-sharing, when flying from Auckland or Christchurch. The package starts at $1145 per person, double part, if departing from Wellington. You will stay in a studio room at the four-star Mantra Sydney Central hotel. Book before August 14. Travel between October 24 and December 8 from Auckland. Travel between November 1 and December 8 from Wellington or Christchurch. Flights are with Air New Zealand.

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