Beach Front Bach Beauty

Bach or holiday home | Central Hawke's Bay District | #11663

9.5/10 (6 ratings)
  • 10 people
  • 5 bedrooms
  • 5 beds
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking


  • Beach front
  • Quiet & Safe
  • Comfy & fully equipped.

This great kiwiana bach is on the only street at Blachead Beach, 1 of 7 beach front bachs. From the deck enjoy uninterrupted views of the beach. Just step of the deck, walk onto the large front lawn, out through the sand dunes and onto the beach. A gorgeous sweeping beach which includes the Te Angiangi Marine reserve and shoal bay is only a 20 minute stroll up the beach. Blackhead beach offers diving, fishing and surfing with a great right hand point break, that works well on a south easterly swell.

The bach is set up for the classic Kiwi beach holiday. There is a wing with 3 bedrooms and a toilet/laundry that open up onto the deck area plus inside the bach is 2 more bedrooms, a shower & seperate toilet and backdoor/storage area. The open plan living space has a large dining table and a comfy sitting area and a kitchen with a view to die for. The living area also opens up onto the deck, making the house an L shape that all leads out onto a very large deck space. The back area of the bach has a concrete paved area which catches the lovely evening sun. The front lawn area is a fabulous large flat space to play family cricket, badminton or whatever you enjoy!

Blackhead itself is a very safe beach and street, with children playing happily, riding their bikes, scooter etc and hanging out in the sand dunes (visible from the bach deck!)

Just down the country gravel road (25km) is Porangahau village which boasts a country pub with great food, a local diary for basic supplies and also a good hang out for the sports person with a river to water ski on, a golf course and public tennis courts.

Note: There is now telecom mobile access at the top of the blackhead hill but not at the beach.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Easy access
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Oven
  • Shower
  • SKY TV ® - BYO card
  • Telephone (local calls)
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • bunk bedroom on wing

    1 x Bunk bed

  • double bunk bedroom on wing

    1 x Bunk bed (single over double)

  • double bunk room in house

    1 x Bunk bed

  • master suite in house

    1 x Queen bed

  • Master suite on wing

    1 x Super king bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Linen: Bring your own linen
  • Extras: Cleaning $50.00 per stay (required)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Flat rate tariff
09-Dec-16 to 09-Dec-17
$300/night $300/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 (12)

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  • Perfect spot on a beautiful surf beach for a summer holiday

    Perfect spot on a beautiful surf beach for a summer holiday. Great swimming and loved exploring the marine reserve.

    stepon465 100%|1x Jan 2016

  • Wonderful location, great swimming and walking

    Wonderful location, great swimming and walking.

    Petula Clark 100%|2x Apr 2015

  • Great sea views, lots of room for family and friends to visit,...

    Great sea views, lots of room for family and friends to visit, great neighbours. Our children loved it!

    amyll549 100%|4x Jan 2015

  • We loved everything about this property and it's location, a perfect spot...

    We loved everything about this property and it's location, a perfect spot for a perfect vacation, and the fact that Ginny offers the facility of being able to bring our dearly beloved furry family, thank you so much Ginny for sharing your precious beach property with our family :)

    Rosewood 100%|1x Jan 2015

  • great bach right near the beach

    great bach right near the beach. Had everything we needed. Had a fun relaxing time and great neighbours to enjoy the time with.

    janemce1 100%|1x Jan 2014

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