Fresh fish for dinner!

Apartment | Houhora | #11707

9.7/10 (3 ratings)
  • 6 people
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 4 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking


The water front apartment offers you the ideal base if you want to escape the “hustle and bustle” of modern life or for a true kiwi beach holiday. Fresh fish for dinner anyone? Catch a snapper while you unpack your car! Watch the sun and moon rise across the water.

The small coast settlement of Kaimaumau is a well kept secret, situated 38km north of Kaitaia, on the Rangaunu Harbour and the beautiful 21km long East Beach. Most visitors to the Far North don’t get to experience East Beach.

If you like boating, fishing, diving, swimming, surfing, bird watching, kayaking, walking, beach combing or just relaxing then this is the place for you!

You can fish from the reserve in front of the house or take an early morning or evening fishing trip on the hosts fully surveyed 18ft Stabicraft boat or surf cast East Beach or Nineymile Beach which is only 30mins away. Bring your own boat we have plenty of room for parking.

Kaimaumau is perfectly situated as a base to explore the Far North with Nineymile Beach, Cape Reinga, Spirits Bay, Henderson Bay and Rarawa Beach, all breath taking beaches with in easy reach.

By taking the 4wd to East Beach or a boat trip across the harbour and out to sea to simply experience the tranquillity of the area or catch some fish, you will have an experience to remember!

Special conditions: Linen can be provided at an additional cost.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Boat ramp
  • Clothes dryer
  • Cot available
  • Easy access
  • Fridge
  • Highchair
  • Kayak(s)
  • Life jackets
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Telephone (local calls)
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • bedroom 1

    1 x Double bed

  • bedroom 2

    1 x Queen bed

  • bunk room

    2 x Single bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Linen: Bring your own linen
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
28-Oct-16 to 28-Jan-18
$100+/night $100+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $10/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. Bookings paid for through Bookabach online payments incur a 3% credit card transaction fee.

Reviews (8)

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  • So peaceful and everything we needed for a relaxing holiday

    So peaceful and everything we needed for a relaxing holiday. Great spot and lovely outlook.

    GeorgeBr3 100%|3x Sep 2016

  • Cery nice to stay

    Cery nice to stay

    YoungN44 0%|1x Jan 2016

  • Had a great stay at this spacious and convenient bach

    Had a great stay at this spacious and convenient bach. Carole and Bruce were great company as well and it was great to have met them. Would go back again one day for sure.

    KashifS7 100%|1x Jan 2015

  • Carol and Bruce were great hosts in this gorgeous little unpolluted bay...

    Carol and Bruce were great hosts in this gorgeous little unpolluted bay located off the beaten track. A perfect spot for exploring Northland. Bruce's evening fishing trip on his boat will be a special memory for the kids. The unit was spacious and well equipped.

    caraen817 100%|1x Jan 2012

  • Fantastic Stay, great Location,, Wonderful white Sandy beach

    Fantastic Stay, great Location,, Wonderful white Sandy beach. Great fishing.

    sahaar65 100%|3x Aug 2011

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