A picture-perfect escape that meets all your needs

Bach or holiday home | Anakiwa | #10757

9.7/10 (11 ratings)
  • 6 Guests
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


Enjoy panoramic views while reading from the sunny deck or luxuriating in the spa bath. Wake to the bellbird's song. Relax while strolling through the native bush, in which our spacious, well appointed home is nestled, or while beachcombing or fishing from the jetty.

If you want activity - it's available! Only 7 minutes wander to the beach - swimming, kayaking and any manner of water fun. A 20 minute stroll and you arrive at the world famous Queen Charlotte walkway - a walker's, jogger's and mountain biker's playground.

Our home is a convenient base to explore this stunning area. A 30 minute drive, or 10 minute water taxi, takes you to peaceful Picton. In 40 minutes you can sample internationally renowned vintages on the Malborough Wine Trail. Nelson and the outer Sounds are within easy driving distance.

Our house is more a home then a bach. It's elevation assures stunning views from most rooms. The property is split level with a few steps leading to the main entrance so it may be difficult access for those less mobile or very young.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • Cot available
  • Dinghy
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Highchair
  • Life jackets
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Spa bath
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Downstairs bedroom

    1 x Queen bed

  • Master Bedroom

    1 x Queen bed

  • Twin Room

    2 x King single bed


Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Linen: Bring your own linen.
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
18-Mar-18 to 18-Apr-18
$280/night $280/night
Default Tariff
19-Apr-18 to 18-Jun-19
$280/night $280/night

*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 (17)

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  • Wow the views are amazing looking straight down the sounds, modern house...

    Wow the views are amazing looking straight down the sounds, modern house with all facilities, we thoroughly enjoyed our family stay here. Very private and nice and quiet. We loved it thank you Glenda

    karero917 100%|7x Jan 2018

  • Nice quiet location with a great view

    Nice quiet location with a great view. Tidy and clean house with all you need. Thanks

    NikS7246 new member Jan 2018

  • All good, not Bach, just a very unique holiday home with more...

    All good, not Bach, just a very unique holiday home with more features to list and a view that makes a special addition to the stay. The birds in the trees around you add another value, especially at dawn and dusk. Too many good things to express. Just go there and discover.

    LloydEa1 100%|1x Nov 2017

  • When we first arrived at Johns Place I was struck by the...

    When we first arrived at Johns Place I was struck by the view,high up on the hill overlooking the bay. Incredible. When we went inside we were shocked by how gorgeous the house was. From the HUGE windows which afforded views of the ocean from every room { including the master bathroom} to the furniture and the outside landscaping , totally outstanding. We have never stayed in a nicer vacation home, anywhere. Thanks Glenda.

    MikeHe12 100%|7x Mar 2017

  • Amazing place

    Amazing place. Very nice owners. 10 out of 10. With be back, and I'll bring the boat next time :)

    Israel_Birch 100%|4x Feb 2017

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