Te Nikau Cottage – Cosy and relaxing retreat

Bach or holiday home | Waikanae Beach | #11388

9.6/10 (85 ratings)
  • 2 people
  • 1 bedrooms
  • 1 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • No Kids
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Warm, modern, snug cottage to enjoy and relax in. Large double-glazed windows and new wood-burner.
  • Relaxing claw-foot bath and dual-head shower in bathroom with forest views.
  • Free Linen and Cleaning.

Te Nikau Cottage offers total self-contained privacy. An ideal sanctuary for memorable honeymoons, romantic weekends and as a place to relax and rejuvenate in peace and quiet.

Enjoy an exclusive stay in this modern, one bedroom cottage with queen size bed. The double-glazed windows and new, easy-to-use wood-burner help ensure a warm, relaxing atmosphere. Unwind and de-stress in the stunning claw-foot bath or dual-head walk-in shower with peaceful views into the forest canopy.

The kitchen is modern and well-equipped for self catering.

Easy to get to and only 5 minutes from the Waikanae village. Te Nikau is set in a very special forest clearing accessed from a private driveway. A parking area is provided and a large private lawn surrounded by forest are yours to enjoy.

Enjoy the beauty of the native forest walks, birdlife and mountain stream on the property and the adjacent Hemi Matenga Nature Reserve. Local attractions include premium golf courses, cafes and restaurants to explore and Kapiti Island Nature Reserve. Or just chill out and unwind by the fire with a good book and a glass of red wine!

Wellington City is 50 minutes drive from Waikanae and Te Nikau Cottage.

-One bedroom cottage in special forest setting.

-Large private lawn area.

-Modern well-equipped kitchen.

-Wood-burner and electric heaters.

-Deck with table and chairs.

-Off-street secure parking with security lights.

-Complementary bottle of wine

-2 night minimum stay.

-Single party bookings only.

We look forward to making your stay as enjoyable as possible at Te Nikau Cottage!

Special conditions: No pets or animals.


  • Bath tub
  • Easy access
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Oven
  • Shower

Bed layouts

  • Master Bedroom

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning FREE (included); Linen FREE (included)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
11-Dec-16 to 17-Dec-16
$195/night $195/night
2 night minimum stay
Christmas/New Year
18-Dec-16 to 31-Jan-17
$225/night $225/night
2 night minimum stay
01-Feb-17 to 11-Jun-17
$195/night $195/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. Bookings paid for through Bookabach online payments incur a 3% credit card transaction fee.

Reviews (114)

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  • Second stay

    Second stay. Love being nestled within the trees. Easy access to good bushwalks and biking along the river. Feels miles away but so close to food and activities.

    paulng69 100%|6x Dec 2016

  • Good location if you want to enjoy the nature

    Good location if you want to enjoy the nature.

    MorganandKunsikP new member Dec 2016

  • lovely beautifully presented property, can not find fault with this place

    lovely beautifully presented property, can not find fault with this place. Just what we needed. Amazing bathroom surrounded by trees and birdsong. Loved hearing the water from the stream amazing sleep and rest. Thank you

    karenwa1 100%|6x Nov 2016

  • Awesome private spot

    Awesome private spot. Loved the setting, surrounded by bush. Feels like you are far from the crowds.

    leeen222 100%|2x Nov 2016

  • Superb accommodation

    Superb accommodation. Two mins from the center of town, yet you feel like your miles away from everything.

    JasonRo12 100%|1x Nov 2016

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