The Heads (formerly Mac Retreat) Apartment

Stunning accommodation situated in Mangawhai Heads

8.7/10 (6 ratings)

#13169 - Mangawhai Heads - Flat or duplex - Listed Mar 2011 - Shortlisted by 264 members


  • 6people (max)
  • 3bedrooms
  • 1bathrooms
  • kids
  • pets
  • smokers
  • $150 per night with a minimum of two nights stay.
  • Short walk to surf beach, estuary, town and golf course
  • Spa pool. Pamper weekends, continental breakfast, lunch hampers on request

FAMILY GROUP ACCOMMODATION: The bottom of the house is a self-contained apartment solely for guests. The retreat is wheelchair accessible has three bedrooms & can sleep up to 4 adults and 2 children. The master bedroom has a super king bed which can be turned into 2 singles, there is also a queen bed and a set of bunks. The unit is equipped with Sky TV, HiFi, DVD and a iPod stereo system. The unit also has an enhanced Vodafone phone signal. This is a large and spacious apartment that is very suitable for families or groups.

STUDIO ACCOMMODATION: A one-bedroom, self-contained apartment, featuring 1 queen bed and its own courtyard.

The surf can be heard while sipping your drink in the spa pool and a B.B.Q area is out back for those summer and winter evenings.

Pamper weekends, continental breakfast, and lunch hampers available on request. We are also able to organise a range of fabulous activities for you including fishing adventures, walking weekends and more. Mangawhai is full of great walks and nature which we are happy to recommend.

Managers are onsite to assist with your needs.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Barbeque - Charcoal
  • Broadband Internet
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Telecom
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Shower (outdoor)
  • SKY TV ®
  • Spa pool
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair access


  • Family / Group Bedroom 1

    Bedroom -

    1 x Queen bed

  • Family / Group Bedroom 2

    Bedroom -

    1 x Bunk bed (single over double)

  • Family / Group Master Bedroom

    Bedroom - The master bedroom has a super king bed which can be turned into 2 singles

    1 x Split King bed

  • Family/Group Lounge

    Combined living/sleeping area - Large lounge/kitchen area with a fold-out sofa in the lounge creating more bed space for large groups

    1 x Fold-out sofa bed

  • Studio Apartment

    Combined living/sleeping area - Completely self-contained studio apartment with own courtyard

    1 x Queen bed

Service level

Linen: Linen supplied and included with rental.

Cleaning: Cleaning provided and included with rental.


Cleaning (Included) ; Linen (Included) ;

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Special conditions

We require a minimum of two nights stay.

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  •  Excellent location, very close to beach with lovely view of the water from the sitting room. Spa was very relaxing - a definite bonus! 

  •  Great location, excellent facilities will be back next Summer!!! 

  •  The location is great-close to everything. View was lovely. The property was amazing. 

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Things to do

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  • Diving
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking/Walks
  • Horse Riding
  • Mountain Biking
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wineries