Omaha River Retreat - Entertainers Paradise

Bach or holiday home | Matakana | #10258

9.5/10 (40 ratings)
  • 12 people
  • 5 bedrooms
  • 7 beds
  • 3 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking


  • Spacious, modern home with Fantastic Views. Great indoor/outdoor entertainment areas.
  • Bush walk, swim, kayak, Birds, Privacy, Unwind.
  • Everything you need to cater for 8-10 people. Free wifi.

...nestled high on the banks of the Omaha River, just 50 minutes north of Auckland, Omaha River Retreat provides Guests with a panoramic view over the estuarine ebb and flow of the river and beyond to the outer gulf. Set on 18 Private acres, with a Native forest, the property is a haven for many N.Z. birds. Guests are free to explore the property, and a short walk down a private road takes you to the waters edge where canoes and a dinghy are available for your use. Explore the river or just sit under the Kauri trees and enjoy the changes of nature that is the essence of the unique atmosphere of Omaha River Retreat.

The perfect small wedding venue. Family Reunions, Couples Retreat, Girls or Boys weekends, Anniversary, Birthdays............

It is the perfect place to get away to and unwind.

Guests have the option of renting the self - contained flat, ideal for one couple: $130/ night.

OR the main house.

Summer Rates 1st October - 1st May

Occupying the whole house; minimum of $280 for 4 Adults.

5 adults ..... $340 per night.

6 adults........$400 per night

8 adults........$520 per night.

Winter Rates 1st May - 1st October

4 adults .....$240.

Plus $60 for each extra adult.

8 adults......$480

Children........$25 per night 5yrs - 15 yrs.

Infants..........$10 per night 1yr - 5yrs.0

Linen - Sheets and towels is an Optional Extra $10 per person.

Weekend one night stays accepted during the winter months only.Optional linen supplied and beds made, $15 per person.

You are welcome to invite friends to visit for a short stay of 1-2 hours, but if it is your intention to have a party, there is a $10 per person visitor fee. Prior notification is expected.

Just a short 5 minute drive to the popular country town of Matakana, with a Farmer's Market, modern cinemas, cafe's, shops. 10 minutes to beauitful Omaha beach and Goat Is Marine Reserve. Many vineyards and cafe's to explore.

You Tube video:- Omaha River Retreat

Special conditions: Smoking allowed outside only. Pets allowed with prior approval. Towels and Linen ( beds made) supplied at an optional extra cost of $10 per person.(one off charge) $15 per person for one night stays. Cleaning: Guests are expected to leave the house clean and tidy. Or Cleaning service can be provided, different charges apply - Please enquire. Age Restriction. At least one guest needs to be over 25yrs of age. Weekend one night stays only available during the winter months.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • Boat ramp
  • Canoe(s)
  • Clothes dryer
  • Cot available
  • Dinghy
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Fireplace
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Highchair
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Life jackets
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Telecom
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Spa bath
  • Telephone (local calls)
  • Toddler safe
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair access

Bed layouts

  • bedroom

    1 x Split King

  • bedroom 3

    1 x Split King

  • bedroom4

    1 x Split King

  • master suite

    1 x Cot
    1 x King bed

  • Self contained flat

    1 x Fold-out sofa bed
    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates

Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen $10.00 per person (optional)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
31-May-16 to 30-Sep-16
$160+/night $160+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $60/night; Children: $25/night;
01-Oct-16 to 01-May-17
$160+/night $160+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $60/night; Children: $30/night;
2 night minimum stay

Reviews (61)

Stayed here? Add a Review

  • susaon210
    100%|4x Feb 2016

    Peaceful, away from hubbub. Felt like we had the whole place to ourselves.
  • ZeldaD16
    100%|2x Jan 2016

    Great location and view. Comfortable roomy house for a family group. Highly recommended
  • trisrz89
    100%|3x Jan 2016

    Property in a good location to explore the area. Lots of room and good outdoor entertaining area.
  • Jacinta
    100%|1x Oct 2015

    Amazing view with sit area outside and comfy rooms
  • paulrx366
    100%|3x Oct 2015

    The views and tranquility.
From $160 NZD per night
Select your dates for a quote

About the Owner/Manager, Omaha_River_Retreat

Member since Feb 2010
Responds within 24 hours

Profile image
View profile
Open in Google Maps