BLUESKIN BAY HOUSE - beach, space, views and peace

Walking distance to Warrington Beach and Blueskin Bay, close to Dunedin. Something for everyone!

9.4/10 (14 ratings) 33 Guest Comments

#11739 - Warrington Beach - Bach or holiday home - Listed Oct 2010

Description

  • 25people (max)
  • 8bedrooms
  • 4bathrooms
  • kids
  • pets
  • smokers
  • Outstanding 1920 Historic Homestead 15-20 minutes from Dunedin City, Stadium & University Campus
  • Panoramic views over ocean and Blueskin bay, central for exploring Dunedin City, Peninsula & Otago
  • Exclusive use of self-contained accommodation for your group, gathering, teams or work retreat

Stunning Coastal Homestead from the 'Arts & Crafts' period (1920). An ideal popular self catering choice for adults and/or children for holidays, workshops, meetings, or sports teams. Many guests enjoy the relaxing location combined with being close enough to Dunedin for visits or work. See the Alpacas, enjoy outstanding peaceful gardens with protected trees and native birds, walks, and the panoramic coastal views. The house and charming colonial cottage bunkhouses sleep approx 24 if needed. Accommodation is not shared with other guests. We have 100% great reviews.

Warrington Beach and sheltered Blueskin Bay are walking distance, safe, clean, and dog friendly. This coast is popular for fishing, swimming, boating. Surf conditions vary. Local coastal wildlife includes penguins, seals, sea lions, oyster catchers, godwits, dolphins, albatrosses, and occasionally whales.
Local area: Lots beaches, wildlife, Orokonui Ecosanctuary with Visitor and Education Centre, Karitane 9-hole golf course, kayak hire and horse riding, Waitati prize-winning Blueskin Garden Centre, café, art gallery, local shop. Owner is happy to advise regarding day-trips and sights & have leaflets & maps in the house.

The homestead is well set up with quality beds and furniture. A great entertainment venue. Large veranda connects lounges to stunning gardens with very rare Mexican Hand Tree, and protected native trees and native birds, perfect for relaxing in. On the property there are also alpacas and hens. Plenty of outside furniture, children's swings, fenced area. BBQ etc. For cosy winter retreats there is an open fireplace, heat pump, heaters and electric blankets. Kitchen and breakfast room - lots storage space, good sized fridge-freezer, microwave and a new electric oven with gas hob, very well stocked with cooking equipment, crockery/utensils etc to cater for larger groups. Parking for vehicles, boats etc.

We accept PAYPAL (VISA, MASTERCARD), bank transfers, cash.



Facilities

  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Broadband Internet
  • Clothes dryer
  • Cot available
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Highchair
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Telecom
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Special events venue
  • Toddler safe
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bedrooms

  • 2 cots

  • 2nd front upstairs bedroom

    1 x Double bed
    1 x Roll-away bed
    1 x Single bed

  • 3rd upstairs bedroom

    1 x Double bed
    1 x Single bed

  • Blueskin Bunkhouse

    1 x Bunk bed
    1 x Bunk bed (single over double)

  • Downstairs bedroom

    1 x Double bed
    1 x Single bed

  • Garden Bunkouse

    1 x Bunk bed (single over double)
    1 x Single bed

  • Little Bunkhouse

    1 x Bunk bed

  • Master upstairs &Balcony

    1 x Queen bed
    2 x Single bed
    1 x Single with rollaway bed

Service level

Linen: Linen supplied and included with rental.

Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.

Extras

Linen (Included) ;

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Owner/Manager contact details will be provided by Bookabach once you've made a booking request.

  • Children $20 nightly, 3 years old or under stay FREE

  • Own sheets or sleeping bag and towel and get a 10% discount

Special conditions

LINEN: Provided (apart from beach towels). We do the laundering of bedding & towels on your departure.

CLEANING: The accommodation must be left clean & tidy as found. Alternatively, if you would like to book a cleaner to clean on your departure the cost is $10 per guest.

Smoking is ok outside.

PETS who are well behaved are very welcome. We have an enclosed yard. The Warrington beach also allows dogs. A medium sized dog crate is available at the house if required.

Guest Comments (33)

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 It was a great spot- close to the beach and in a lovely garden setting. 

 What a stunning place to stay!! We were all blown away by the beautiful location, views and property. Can't fault it at all, wish we could have stayed longer! Will definitely be booking again in the future, thanks for a wonderful weekend away. 

 It was a great house for a group of families. It was also lovely and warm in all the bedrooms!! 

 The house is spacious and well stocked with bedding and kitchen items. As for the grounds - amazing!!! Thank you so much. 

  • a.muriwai.stevens
  • 100%|1x

 Location was lovely, house was well kept and cosy - however the beds were a little dusty. 

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$150+ NZD per night

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Location

Things to do

  • Boat Hire
  • Cafes/Restaurants
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking/Walks
  • Historical Sites
  • Horse Riding
  • Mountain Biking
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis