Private Travel

“Selling dreams, not just tickets”

Our specialist leisure division was created to meet demand from our corporate clients. When it came to their own holidays, they were looking for the same unparalleled level of service matched with our in-depth knowledge of the world’s best holiday destinations. Our leisure team have more than theoretical knowledge; they are all extremely well-travelled people and can draw upon their first-hand experiences when customising your holiday. Discerning travellers can trust us with their travel!

Just some of the services you can expect from the experienced leisure team at North Shore Business Travel:

  • We offer a 24/7 personally operated service to ensure we are there for you every step of your holiday.
  • Inspirational journeys – we love creating these!
  • Help to organise extraordinary experiences for you
  • We are luxury travel and cruise specialists
  • VIP benefits (through Virtuoso – including complimentary breakfast daily, room upgrades, hotel credits of USD100 and more)
  • Exclusive offers
  • All inclusive itineraries and pricing
  • Blue Ribbon Bags (BRB) service – monitoring and hastening the recovery of airline-lost luggage

North Shore Business Travel Blue Ribbon Bags service

  • UMAPPED – a collaborative and interactive itinerary solution empowering our clients to instantly edit and update itineraries in real-time for flight delays and reschedules, consolidating confirmations, offers, and content – via PDF or mobile application


Some of our exclusive benefits for private travellers include:

Virtuoso - luxury travel network


As a Virtuoso agency (we are the only one on the North Shore) we can extend exclusive VIP services to you at over 1000 hotels worldwide, the worlds finest cruise lines and most reputable tour companies. For more details refer to the Virtuoso page.

One and Only Hayman Island Aquazure pool

Lifestyle Holidays

Our own niche wholesale company, Lifestyle Holidays, provides customised packages to some of the world’s best resorts and hotels at unbeatable prices.


Book luxury hotel bedroom


Our travel partner Expedia offers the latest instant purchase specials through what is the world’s largest online travel company, ensuring unbeatable pricing every time. Book your hotel via our Expedia portal.

QBE Travel Insurance

Allianz Travel Insurance

It’s important to us that you are properly insured and we have discounted our comprehensive insurance cover by 20% to ensure you have adequate Insurance when you travel.

We appreciate whenever you travel, you want the right advice at the right price.

At North Shore Business Travel we constantly strive to provide both value for money and truly memorable experiences when you entrust us with your private travel plans.

Email Leith now or call (09) 414 9700.


“Like a valued investment manager, we are entrusted with managing your most valuable asset – your leisure time”

A proud member of First Travel Group TAANZ Travel Agents Association New Zealand Virtuoso Member - North Shore Business Travel GLOBALSTAR New Zealand