Self-contained cottage close to beach and river

Bach or holiday home | Kakanui | #17617

8.7/10 (73 ratings)
  • 5 people
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 4 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking


  • Only a short walk to beach and river
  • Free use of kayaks
  • Childrens playground and tennis courts 5 minute walk away

Kakanui is a lovely relaxing coastal village 15 minutes south of the historical town of Oamaru. It has a local dairy (with petrol, diesel) and The Coast restaurant, which has panoramic sea views. Kakanui Cottage is situated within a short stroll to the Kakanui river and popular surf and swimming beach (Campbells Bay). Enjoy free use of kayaks on the river/estuary. Local attractions include: White baiting, paua diving, fishing, surfing, swimming, water sports, blue penguins and more... The cottage comes fully self contained with sheets, towels etc.

Special conditions: Smoking outside only Pets allowed with prior approval


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

Bed layouts

  • Lounge

    1 x Fold-out sofa bed

  • Main bedroom with queen bed

    1 x Queen bed

  • Twin single

    2 x Single bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen $25.00 per stay (required)
  • Multi-night stay: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 4 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night. Excludes school & public holidays.

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Peak Season
20-Jan-17 to 28-Jan-17
$100+/night $100+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $15/night;
2 night minimum stay
Low Season
29-Jan-17 to 23-Dec-17
$80+/night $80+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $15/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 (83)

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  • Lovely location

    Lovely location. Cottage was simple, had a relaxing feel, very clean and comfortable we had everything we could have wanted.

    jaduckworth111 100%|1x Jan 2017

  • A property to feel relaxed in, and loved the location

    A property to feel relaxed in, and loved the location.

    olwyth270 100%|9x Jan 2017

  • Awesome basic holiday accommodation, close to the sea

    Awesome basic holiday accommodation, close to the sea. All your needs covered

    KarinaLo2 new member Jan 2017

  • good


    JanetS7 new member Jan 2017

  • Also great

    Also great.

    StevePh5 100%|3x Dec 2016

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