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Motel for Sale Great Barrier Island

Motel on unspoilt Great Barrier Island overlooking Tryphena Harbour. Schools are Grammer zoned in Auckland

Business for Sale Description

Motel for Sale Great Barrier Island

Having owned this for over 25 years the owners would like to retire even though they have 3-4 months off a year.

This Freehold Going Concern with 1 and 2 bedroom units, cottage (sleeps up to 8), 30 seat restaurant, 90 seat bar and bistro and 2 bedroom owners home overlooks Tryphena Harbour with the Coromandel Peninsula in the distant. This motel has absolutely stunning views that can only be described as idyllic and unique in many ways with a lifestyle to match.

Business is diverse and includes: holiday makers, trampers, fishing parties, locals, weddings, conferences.

Total land 4,838 sq m more or less.

Great Barrier Island is a very popular destination, particularly in summer with its micro climate, that has a culture and lifestyle all of its own that offers many attractions including great fishing, boating, tramping, beaches. It is like stepping back in time to when life was much less stressful, and really there are few other places that come close to this.

To get to the island there are a number of operators that provide either scheduled or charter flights or ferry services Great Barrier Airlines provides regular flights from Auckland Airport, North Shore and twice weekly in summer from Whangarei and Whitianga, and Fly My Sky from Auckland.  Other airlines operate helicopter charter flights from Auckland and based in at other airports Sunair

After owning this property for 25 years the vendors consider it time to move on to other things and will sell as a freehold going concern (land, buildings and business) or business only with a new lease. 

Partnerships push New Zealand’s profile abroad

Campaigns promoting New Zealand as an outstanding visitor destination reached more than 1.2 billion people globally last year, Associate Minister of Tourism Paula Bennett says.

Tourism New Zealand’s international PR and media efforts resulted in more than 22,000 stories about New Zealand generated over the year to June 2015.

“This is the equivalent of around 60 stories a day in our key target markets and has supported the achievement of three million annual arrivals, announced last week,” says Mrs Bennett.

Data out last week confirmed tourism’s increasing value to our economy with more than three million annual visitors, each spending on average $3,240 per visit – a 19 per cent increase on last year.

“Tourism makes a sizable contribution to New Zealand’s diverse, resilient economy, and marketing efforts are supporting the remarkable international growth we’re seeing from the sector. Around half of tourism expenditure is spent outside the three major cities,” Mrs Bennett says.

“The equivalent advertising value of the media generated was approximately $490 million, more than four times Tourism New Zealand’s total annual budget.

“This was achieved through the strategic leverage of key events like the ICC Cricket World Cup, the final Hobbit film, hosting over 260 media in New Zealand and some savvy media partnerships.

“Partnering with celebrity influencers like cricketer Stephen Fleming and Chinese reality star Huang Lei have proved hugely successful in promoting New Zealand.

“Print stories about New Zealand reached an estimated 638 million people while destination content in shows like China’s ‘Dad, Where are we going?’, Germany’s ‘Next Top Model’, Sarah Sechan’s talk show out of Indonesia and other television combined to reach an estimated 1.2 billion people.”

Key international markets targeted by Tourism New Zealand’s promotion effort

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