Absolute Beachfront Ruby Bay - Spectacular Views

Bach or holiday home | Mapua (Ruby Bay) | #18987

9/10 (2 ratings)
  • 10 Guests
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 9 Beds
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Directly on the beach at Ruby Bay - Full sea views from Abel Tasman, Nelson city and Rabbit Island.
  • Full views from kitchen and 2 front rooms and deck over beach and Tasman Bay. Cozie 'firepit'
  • Games room, 3 mins walk to shop, 2 mins. drive to Mapua with supermarket and many good restaurants.

This property is already fully booked from 22nd Dec. to 26th Feb. 2018.


Large Kiwi 'bach' property on the beachfront at beautiful Ruby Bay North facing, elevated with full views of the sea and Tasman bay from Nelson, D'Urville Island across to Abel Tasman.

Large very private deck and gardens running right on to the beach.

Nice grass front lawn, sun loungers.

Cozie 'Firepit' for evening cooking or campfire. Gas BBQ

This is our holiday house, meant to be enjoyed for summer holidays and long weekends. It is not set up as a high end rental property.

Pool table and dartboard. Large domed skylight.

Right in the center of the new Nelson to Kaiteriteri cycleway. Mapua ferry takes you across to the forests and ocean beach of Rabbit Island.

Two mins. drive to Mapua - charming restaurants, supermarket, boutique brewery and craft shops. 15 Wineries with 10mins. drive.

Excellent bush walks just 500mtrs. away

Enjoy amazing sun and moon rises from the large private deck.

3 double bedrooms (2 x king, 1 x queen), + 2 single beds

1 single bedroom 2 toilets, 1 bathroom (all separate)

Large open plan living / dining / kitchen area with adjoining deck and conservatory - full sea views from all these rooms.

Additional 'Bedsit' with bathroom available to increase max. group size to 10 pers.

Interesting Octagonal shaped house. Good off street car parking, Covered parking for 2 cars. Use of Kayak

Pocket WIFI available on request.


Special conditions: General Min. 3 night stays. - 2 nights possible in low season, some extra charge Sorry we cannot accept children under 5 years.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Canoe(s)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Kayak(s)
  • Life jackets
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Pool table
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • SKY TV ® - BYO decoder
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • 2nd double bedroom

    1 x Single bed
    1 x Split King bed

  • 3rd double bedroom

    1 x Queen bed
    1 x Single bed

  • Bedsit apartment for larger groups use)

    Combined living/sleeping area

    1 x Mattress/Futon/Air bed
    1 x Single bed

  • Master bedroom

    1 x Super king bed

  • Single bedroom

    1 x Roll-away bed
    1 x Single bed


Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen $10.00 per person (optional)
  • Multi-night stay: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 8 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night. Excludes school & public holidays.

  • Mates rates: 5% off for members with 9 positive reviews from other Owners/Managers

  • Gifts & giveaways: Bottle of local wine with stays of 5 nights or more.

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
High Summer
25-Feb-18 to 28-Feb-18
$280+/night $260+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $40/night; Children: $30/night;
4 night minimum stay
Shoulder High Season
01-Mar-18 to 30-Apr-18
$220+/night $220+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $40/night; Children: $30/night;
3 night minimum stay
Low Season
01-May-18 to 30-Sep-18
$195+/night $195+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $30/night; Children: $25/night;
3 night minimum stay
Shoulder High Season
01-Oct-18 to 19-Dec-18
$220+/night $220+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $40/night; Children: $30/night;
3 night minimum stay
Christmas - New Year period
20-Dec-18 to 08-Jan-19
$490+/night $490+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $45/night; Children: $35/night;
5 night minimum stay
High Summer
09-Jan-19 to 28-Feb-19
$280+/night $260+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $40/night; Children: $30/night;
4 night minimum stay
Default Tariff
01-Mar-19 to 25-May-19
$280+/night $260+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $40/night; Children: $30/night;
4 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 (3)

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  • what a delightful place to stay

    what a delightful place to stay. The situation of this property could not be better. Absolute beachfront is absolutely true! We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and will definitely be back.

    KarenRe12 100%|1x Nov 2017

  • Great location - really interesting house

    Great location - really interesting house

    bikermike 100%|2x Apr 2017

  • Good location

    Good location. House is a little basic, but well heated with great views, and we felt it was good value for money overall.

    TimothyA3 100%|2x Sep 2012

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