Omaha River Retreat - Entertainers Paradise

Bach or holiday home | Matakana | #10258

9.5/10 (42 ratings)
  • 12 people
  • 5 bedrooms
  • 9 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 - Spark
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Spa bath
  • Telephone (local calls)
  • Toddler safe
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair access

Bed layouts

  • bedroom

    2 x King single bed

  • bedroom 3

    1 x King single bed
    1 x Single bed

  • 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
23-Mar-17 to 30-Apr-17
$160+/night $160+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $60/night; Children: $30/night;
2 night minimum stay
01-May-17 to 30-Sep-17
$160+/night $160+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $60/night; Children: $25/night;
01-Oct-17 to 23-Mar-18
$160+/night $160+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $60/night; Children: $30/night;
2 night minimum stay

*Pricing may vary depending on the dates you choose and the number of guests. Additional charges (extras) and minimum stay criteria may also apply. Service fees may also apply.

Reviews (63)

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  • Beautiful serene location

    Beautiful serene location. Comfortable home.

    TrishNg1 100%|1x Mar 2017

  • We loved staying here, plenty of room to spread out, beautiful views...

    We loved staying here, plenty of room to spread out, beautiful views down to the river, nice Bush walk. The house had everything we needed and was very comfortable

    toniyd164 100%|11x Feb 2017

  • Peaceful, away from hubbub

    Peaceful, away from hubbub. Felt like we had the whole place to ourselves.

    susaon210 100%|5x Feb 2016

  • Great location and view

    Great location and view. Comfortable roomy house for a family group. Highly recommended

    ZeldaD16 100%|2x Jan 2016

  • Property in a good location to explore the area

    Property in a good location to explore the area. Lots of room and good outdoor entertaining area.

    trisrz89 100%|3x Jan 2016

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