Private setting in Raglan – a family retreat

Bach or holiday home | Raglan | #11356

9.3/10 (8 ratings)
  • 9 people
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 8 beds
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Waterfront location with a twist of adventure.
  • 4 bedrooms + rumpus room. 2 master bedrooms.
  • Large Bali inspired ensuite master bathroom.

Surrounded by water and bush and with an island-like feel, this family-oriented house is a superb get-away-from-it-all luxury holiday home. It's a very private retreat set on ¾ of an acre with water on two sides.

We designed this house for friends to get together. The fixtures and furnishings are of high quality and there is a modern open plan living area with a great indoor-outdoor flow.

By day, the house is a fun place for kids to have adventures among the trees down to the water's edge or play cricket on the lawn. The kitchen is ideal for cooking and entertaining and has a large family-sized oven. It is fully equipped to cater for 8 to 10 people.

In the evenings we cook, read, listen to music, write, or play board games (many games supplied). The house is a retreat so there is no TV. If you want SKY Sports, then it is a short walk to the pub and restaurants in town.


Master bedroom has a super-king bed and a luxury en-suite with romantic double-bath and a Balinese outlook onto bush.

Second Master bedroom has a queen sized bed and waterfront view.

Second bathroom has bath and shower.

There's also an outside shower for alfresco fun.

Bedrooms three and four have twin beds that can be converted to doubles.

Separate rumpus room means kids can play away from adults, or it can be used as a 5th basic bedroom (sofa bed only).

Great location for discovering Raglan:

5min drive or 15 minute walk to town for restaurants, shops and the beach.

Skatepark is 15 minute walk for kids.

Golf course and surf beaches are a short drive.

Two kayaks are included: 1x two-man and 1x kids.

Plenty of nearby beach and bush walks.

Parking for 3 vehicles or a boat behind a lockable gate.

Suitable for children under 5 years.

Special conditions: Getting there is half the fun. The driveway is part of the adventure–it goes under water at the top of high tide but a footbridge provides 24/7 access. Price shown above is for four people per night. $50 for each additional person including children. Pets by special agreement only.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • Clothes dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Kayak(s)
  • Life jackets
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower (outdoor)
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • 1. Master Bedroom

    1 x Fold-out sofa bed
    1 x Super king bed

  • 2. Second Master Bedroom

    1 x Queen bed

  • 3. Guest Bedroom One

    2 x Single bed

  • 4. Guest Bedroom Two

    1 x Narrow single bed
    2 x Single bed

  • 5. Rumpus Room

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning $100.00 per stay (required); Linen $POA (optional)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Daily Rate
24-Jun-17 to 24-Sep-17
$425+/night $425+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $50/night; Children: $50/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 (12)

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  • This is a beautiful property that is ideal for a luxurious family...

    This is a beautiful property that is ideal for a luxurious family getaway, within easy walking distance to Raglan. A typical day at this property includes relaxing on one of the hammocks on the deck; followed by a paddle in the kayaks; an early-evening BBQ on the deck, overlooking the spectacular views; and finishing with a late-night soak in the spectacular spa bath with a glass of red, as you wonder what the poor people are doing. Highly recommended.

    PeterOke1 100%|1x May 2017

  • Idyllic location with an exciting approach across the causeway, if a little...

    Idyllic location with an exciting approach across the causeway, if a little hairy! The house is spacious, clean, fabulous layout with everything you could possibly need. The kayaks were an added bonus.

    LindaA4 100%|2x Feb 2017

  • Lovely comfortable house for a big family group in a wonderful location

    Lovely comfortable house for a big family group in a wonderful location. The adventure of getting there makes it all the more special. Would happily stay there again.

    GailH255 100%|1x Oct 2016

  • The bach is clean, modern and well set up for families

    The bach is clean, modern and well set up for families. It has a nice garden and is very peaceful and private.

    caroms681 100%|3x Jan 2016

  • The property is truly amazing

    The property is truly amazing. The decor and facilities are first class and the setting is incredible. We wouldn't hesitate to stay here again.

    thomaswrmartin 100%|2x Jan 2016

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