Great kiwi crib with elevated sea views

Bach or holiday home | Colac Bay | #17259

8.2/10 (39 ratings)
  • 6 Guests
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 5 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking

Description

  • Privately located at the end of a no entry for privacy
  • Close to the Colac Bay beach and elevated views of Colac Bay and Kawakaputa Bay
  • Great family and friends bach and perfect for weekends and weeks away.

Positioned only 9km from the small fishing town of Riverton, the Shangri La Crib is ideally located on a hilltop over looking both Colac Bay (Orepuki Bay) and Kawakaputa Bay. Boasting mature gardens and one of the few cribs in the area to have views over both bays, the Shangri La is your home away from home. The ideal place for a weekend getaway from Invercargill or Queenstown, the Shangri La offers all the comforts of home in this idyllic setting. The Shangri La Crib has plenty of space for multiple guests and/or families and has all the modern conveniences you need, whilst maintaining that traditional "Kiwi Bach" feel.

Bright and very warm in the summer, the Shangri La is also an amazing place in the colder months, with a powerful woodburner providing warmth; conducive to whiling away the hours playing games or reading books. The master bedroom has two heaters for winter. The Shangri La is located in Colac Bay (Oraka in Maori), a small township, situated 10 minutes from Riverton, around 25 minutes from Invercargill and around 2h 20 minutes from Queenstown. Located on the Southern Scenic Route, one of New Zealand's most spectacuar drives, Colac Bay is easily accessible from many towns and cities. There is plenty to do in the area, from walks on the beach, bush walks, driving the Southern Scenic Route, visiting nearby Riverton, fishing, collecting mussels, fishing for blue cod, shopping in Invercarcgill or simply relaxing in the Shangri La gardens.

What does Shangri La mean?

Shan·gri-lan.

1. An imaginary remote paradise on earth; utopia.

2. A distant and secluded hideaway, usually of great beauty and peacefulness.

After Shangri-La, the imaginary land in the novel Lost Horizon by James Hilton Shangri-la- any place of complete bliss and delight and peace. Eden, heaven, paradise, promised land, nirvana.

Shang-gri-LAH noun: An imaginary, idyllic place that is remote and secluded

Special conditions: Price: NZD$100 to $150 per night 2 adults (minimum 2 night stay) extra adults $10 per person Maximum 10 people can sleep more but owner must be notified (beds sleep 6,sofa bed 2 matress and blow up mattresses sleep 4 more) Smoking allowed outside only Animals allowed IF well behaved and well cleaned after Ok for children but not 100% child proof Great for groups and families with older children or couples Off street parking but no parking in the garage

Facilities

  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Boat ramp
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Fireplace
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Shower
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Double room

    1 x Queen bed

  • lounge

    1 x Fold-out sofa bed

  • Master Sleepout

    1 x Queen bed
    2 x Single bed

Availability & rates*

Available
Maybe booked
Booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Linen: Bring your own linen
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Summer
20-Nov-17 to 20-Dec-17
$110+/night $110+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night;
2 night minimum stay
Christmas and new Year
21-Dec-17 to 05-Jan-18
$150+/night $150+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night;
5 night minimum stay
summer 2
06-Jan-18 to 28-Feb-18
$120+/night $120+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night;
2 night minimum stay
Summer
01-Mar-18 to 31-May-18
$110+/night $110+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night;
2 night minimum stay
Winter
01-Jun-18 to 14-Oct-18
$110+/night $110+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night;
2 night minimum stay
Default Tariff
15-Oct-18 to 20-Feb-19
$120+/night $120+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/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 (50)

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  • AMAZING stay thankyou a lovely time spent in paradise x

    AMAZING stay thankyou a lovely time spent in paradise x

    deew44 100%|4x Jul 2017

  • AMAZING stay thankyou a lovely time spent in paradise x

    AMAZING stay thankyou a lovely time spent in paradise x

    deew44 100%|4x Jul 2017

  • Dry kindling, dry wood and fire-starters WELCOMED us in the wintry weather!...

    Dry kindling, dry wood and fire-starters WELCOMED us in the wintry weather! We were warm in 5 minutes. beautiful, location, stunning views, a good old kiwi bach for sure, great for a winter getaway. The big room that didn't have a fire had plenty of electric heating so wasn't a problem. Big bonus was a dryer as we had young children. Loved staying here with my family and have already recommended to many. Summer would be even better I'm sure. Value for money, a real down to earth gem. Thanks!

    TheJustJohnShow 100%|1x Jul 2017

  • Good

    Good

    joelh532 new member Apr 2017

  • Beautiful views

    Beautiful views

    karenbi11 100%|7x Apr 2017

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