Funky Fish Beach-Front House

Bach or holiday home | Whatuwhiwhi | #1618

9.6/10 (84 ratings)
  • 5 Guests
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Accross the road from the beach
  • Ocean Kayak with rod holders, life jacket, steering & seat + surf casting rod
  • Very roomy house, plenty of undercover entertaining areas, off street parking for large boats & cars

Perehipe Beach is very sheltered and a great swimming beach, it is also the preferred boat launching beach in the area.

Plenty of room for your boat on concrete (no tricky reversing required) and launching across the road.

The house is opposite the beach and is a 40 meter flat walk to the sand. Lounge and dining room furniture updated, new pictures to come.

There are also several awesome beaches within minutes drive from the house to explore on your holiday. So there is always a sheltered location in any wind direction.

Matai Bay, 10mins, Safe swimming, snorkelling, fishing and boat launching.

Rangiputa, 10mins, Safe swimming, fishing, Kitesurfing and boat launching.

Tokerau Beach, 5mins, Safe swimming, fishing, Kitesurfing and plenty of Tuatuas.

Puheke Beach, 10mins, Surf beach.

Carrington Golf Club, winery and restaurant only 5mins.

The historical village of Mangonui and 90mile beach are all less than an hours drive so from here you can explore the whole of the north and all it has to offer.

Karikari Peninsula, Rangiputa and Doubtless Bay are well known for there great fishing and diving.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Boat ramp
  • Cot available
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Fireplace
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Highchair
  • Kayak(s)
  • Life jackets
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Queen bed
    1 x Single bed


Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Linen: Bring your own linen.
  • Last minute bookings: 10% off for stays over the next 7 nights

  • Multi-night stay: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 7 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night. Excludes public holidays.

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
23-Mar-18 to 30-Apr-18
$200/night $200/night
2 night minimum stay
01-May-18 to 25-Sep-18
$150/night $150/night
2 night minimum stay
26-Sep-18 to 31-Oct-18
$200/night $200/night
2 night minimum stay
01-Nov-18 to 04-Dec-18
$250/night $250/night
2 night minimum stay
05-Dec-18 to 31-Jan-19
$300/night $300/night
2 night minimum stay
01-Feb-19 to 28-Feb-19
$250/night $250/night
2 night minimum stay
01-Mar-19 to 30-Apr-19
$200/night $200/night
2 night minimum stay
01-May-19 to 23-Jun-19
$150/night $150/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 (118)

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  • Such an incredible place to stay! Was very modern, with sea views...

    Such an incredible place to stay! Was very modern, with sea views. We loved using the kayaks and BBQ. Kitchen was well equipped for cooking inside too. The shops on Karikari Peninsula are limited, so I do recommend doing any shopping in the main towns before you come in. Kayaking around the bays was incredible.

    KelleyC121 100%|3x Jan 2018

  • Good location and great Bach for families

    Good location and great Bach for families. Highly recommend.

    melissa_gaz 100%|2x Jan 2018

  • Our second stay here and loved it just as much

    Our second stay here and loved it just as much. Great in winter and summer. Good fishing from the kayaks just off-shore. Easy drive to nearby surf beach, Puheke, and lovely strolls along the beach over the road, plenty to watch, guys dragging nets, rock fishing etc. Nice to retreat to the back of the house for a shady spot to read the paper. Local shop good for basics and fish 'n' chip shop good for an ice-cream or milkshake. Well-equipped kitchen and good dining area for meals and board games.

    JenniferSm2 100%|8x Jan 2018

  • Awesome place

    Awesome place. It has just about everything you need. We have been to the funky fish several times..great for the kids and handy to ramp for the keen fishos. Will be back next year!

    GaryR195 100%|2x Aug 2017

  • easy to find, clean and well equiped, esp kitchen

    easy to find, clean and well equiped, esp kitchen. its great its got plenty of food storage space, food prep and a large fridge. very comfortable, plenty of storage space generally. amazing beach view. location is stunning, friendly locals. hope we go back. will reccommend to all our friends. thanks :)

    Mairead_Murphy 100%|4x Aug 2017

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