Breathtaking Clifftop Cape Cod Retreat

Bach or holiday home | Onetangi | #13335

9.5/10 (22 ratings)
  • 10 Guests
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 7 Beds
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


New to the rental market, this beautifully renovated beach-style house has been completely rebuilt as a luxury hideaway. Located at the top of the Onetangi Hill, in a crow's nest location, with amazing views, it's privately situated - surrounded by expansive, rolling gardens.

The meticulously planned ground floor living/kitchen/dining space opens up through 10 huge glass sliders onto a huge two-level deck where you can be entranced by the views to the north,west and east, relaxing with a chilled glass of wine on Coast beanbags. You'll overlook the 13m long pool, which disappears over an infinity edge into the vast Pacific Ocean horizon beyond. On an island renowned for fabulous views, this spot is truly breathtaking.

This home is a sanctuary from everyday life, charming and stylish. Oversized windowseats frame the ground floor area and there are sunny spots for everyone to curl up with a book and relax. A luxury kitchen and seamless indoor/outdoor flow makes this home perfect for stylish entertaining - whether outdoors on the deck, seated at the huge island bench or outside by the elegant poolside firetable and BBQ area.

Downstairs is a queen bedroom with its own shower room, upstairs is the master suite, with shower , opening onto a stunning deck + views across headlands/ocean. A second upstairs bedroom has 3 bunk beds plus The upstairs is ringed by a vast deck. Between the upstairs bedrooms is a sunny living area which opens onto the deck. In adjacent spacious studio, linked by a bridge walkway, is also a second TV area with comfy beanbags This home works beautifully in all seasons - for winter, there's a cosy gas fire, SKY television, Bose iPod dock, a library of great books to read and board games. Outside, grounds stretch out towards the emerald waters of western Waiheke . There's plenty of room to play or throw down a rug and have your own private hilltop picnic .There's also plenty of parking space for up to 3 cars. Please note check in from 3pm onwards on arrival day, check out 10am. Please read special conditions to follow:

Special conditions:

This is a premium property for quiet relaxation, not a 'party house'. Please chose another house if you want to party. A strict 10pm outdoor noise deadline to be respected out of consideration for our neighbours. Families preferred. As this is a luxury home there is a $1,000 bond against damages/extra cleaning, returnable after housekeeping/pool valet inspection. Linen, bath towels/teatowels and beach towels supplied. Pool not heated, but thermal cover effective in warm weather. $200 cleaning fee covers standard cleaning/linens- higher if over public holidays or with more than 4 people staying. Please note check in/out times

Extras: Cleaning (Required, NZ$200.00 per stay); Linen (included);


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Clothes dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Highchair
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • SKY TV ®
  • Swimming pool
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Blue Room

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bunk Room

    1 x Narrow single bed
    2 x Single bed

  • Master Suite

    1 x King bed

  • Studio

    1 x Narrow single bed
    1 x Queen bed


Maybe booked

*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 (24)

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  • Absolutely lovely stay

    Absolutely lovely stay.The house was immaculate and the view is stunning. Our stay was perfect and cannot wait to come back again. It is tucked away up high with the most amazing sunset. Photos don’t do the place Justice. Can not wait to return to this incredible property.

    SamRadcliffe 100%|1x Feb 2019

  • Loved loved loved the house

    Loved loved loved the house. Stunning

    JanC4813 100%|1x Dec 2018

  • Beautiful property with stunning views!

    Beautiful property with stunning views!

    kyliedyers new member Nov 2018

  • We had a group of 8 adults that just enjoyed a relaxing...

    We had a group of 8 adults that just enjoyed a relaxing time in a beautiful place with a great outlook- we would book again as was a great weekend of luxury and would be perfect in the summer with the pool etc

    NigelRa9 100%|2x Oct 2018

  • A spectacular location with expansive views

    A spectacular location with expansive views. We were a large family group and the house was perfect for relaxing.

    PeterRo9 100%|13x Apr 2018

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