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Dreaming of the Marlborough Sounds

Dec 21, 2017

If you’re itching for a road trip this summer, then book a few days away to the Marlborough Sounds. Take a drive down our beautiful North Island and head south to catch the Interislander Ferry to make your way across to the South Island. With Rite Price Rentals, you’ll be able to book the perfect vehicle for your trip. We have plenty of car rental or van hire options to suit you and your family or friends.

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Top 10 things to do in Auckland

Dec 8, 2017

If you’re itching for a mini getaway this summer, then book a few days away to Auckland. With Rite Price Rentals, you’ll be able to book the perfect vehicle for your trip. We have plenty of options to suit you and your family or friends.

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Wellington Adventures

Nov 24, 2017

Wellington, the coolest little capital in the world. This sweet little city is super underrated. Yes it may be windy Wellington, but this gorgeous spot at the bottom of the North Island, has some pretty fun and wonderful things to do and see!

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New Zealand’s Summer of Music

Nov 16, 2017

Summer is rolling in and now is the time everyone is suddenly thinking seriously about what their summer plans are! There are so many awesome music festivals in New Zealand over the summer season. Now’s the time to book your car rental/ car hire for your summer road trips. Get a group of friends together and plan your epic summer road trip!  

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Summer Road Trip: Gisborne, New Zealand

Oct 30, 2017

Everyone loves a good summer road trip in New Zealand, whether it be with your friends or family. Now’s the time to book in your trips away with our rental cars/ car hires. We have a great selection of vehicles available to suit everyone’s needs. Whether you need a reliable compact car for you and your partner or a van to fit your whole family, we have it all.

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Off the Beaten Track - North Island, NZ

Oct 30, 2017

Off the Beaten Track - North Island, NZ With summer on it’s way, now is the time to book your rental/ hire car and get planning your epic summer roadies. The North Island of New Zealand has so many incredible places to visit and spend time, so we thought we’d tell you about some of the coolest spots, off the beaten track.  

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Did you say Mermaids?

Oct 9, 2017

If you don’t know what the  Mermaid Pools are, then you’re certainly missing out. The Mermaid Pools are located in the beautiful Matapouri Beach on the Tutukaka Coast, of the North Island of New Zealand. To give you a rough idea, it’s approximately a 2 hour 45 minute drive, north of Auckland.

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Let’s Take the Scenic Route!

Sep 28, 2017

Let’s Take the Scenic Route! We are now well into spring and we all know what comes next… Summer! I don’t know about you, but Spring & Summer are my favourite seasons of the year because it means the weather is getting better for some epic weekend road trips.  

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The Epic New Zealand Roady

Aug 28, 2017

The Epic New Zealand Roady. As the days start to get longer again, with the sun staying out to play just a little more than usual, it means spring is nearly here. We all know what comes after Spring!! Summer… and summer holidays, summer road trips and summer music festivals!  

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Need a Rental Van? We’ve got you sorted!

Aug 21, 2017

Need a Rental Van? We’ve got you sorted! There are many times throughout life that we need a vehicle a little bigger than our everyday car but not as big as a furniture moving truck. Hiring a van for short or long-term can come in handy, in multiple situations.

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Planning for a move: New House Tips & Tricks

Aug 19, 2017

Planning for a move: New House Tips & Tricks We all know what a mission moving house can be! Our last post gave you our top 10 tips in the lead up to moving house. Now we want to give you some tips for your new home, before you move everything in.

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Planning for a move: House Moving tips, 101

Aug 19, 2017

Planning for a move: House Moving tips, 101. Moving house can be one of the most stressful things you do in life, but with the right preparation and planning, you can make this job a lot easier on your family and yourself.  

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Unfamiliar Roads

Aug 15, 2017

Unfamiliar Roads Visiting a new country can be scary, yet exciting. So can driving in a new country!  

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The Land of the Long White Cloud.

Aug 13, 2017

The Land of the Long White Cloud. We may be a small country but the things to see and do here, are endless. This week we’re dreaming about the gorgeous Coromandel!  

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10 things to do in Hamilton that won't break the bank

Jul 3, 2017

10 things to do in Hamilton that won't break the bank   Hamilton is the North Island's coolest little city. Its beautiful riverside location in the Waikato Region allows visitors to enjoy its quaint culture and the nearby beaches, trails and caves all in just a few days. It's really easy to travel the city and its surroundings by car – with gardens, walks and nearby natural beauty just waiting to be explored. What's more, did you know that so many of Hamilton's best sights are completely free – so you won't have to spend a penny.   Tailor your trip by renting a car in Hamilton and maximise everything the city has to offer. By choosing a rental car you have the freedom to jump in the driver's seat and cruise to some of the region's most stunning locations – including New Zealand's largest shopping mall...  

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10 Winter-Friendly New Zealand Trip Ideas

Jun 16, 2017

Here are the top ten things to do in New Zealand this winter:   Winter in New Zealand rocks. It's one of the country's most picture-perfect seasons, when much of the South Island is painted with white snow, the North Island is mild and sunny and a bunch of brand new activities appear out of nowhere.  New Zealand is known for its extreme sports and breathtaking landscapes, and wintertime is no exception. The mountains turn to a glistening bright white and you get to see the country as its finest. What's more, hotel prices drop because you are technically travelling out of season – bonus! Another great reason to explore New Zealand in the winter is to experience this unique landscape in almost peace and quiet. Unlike the summer season, many tourists stay away from New Zealand's top attractions in the winter months – so there are many activities, sites and vistas that you will get to experience all to yourself.

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