OHIWAHEAVEN True traditional Kiwi Bach Secluded!!

Bach or holiday home | Ohiwa Harbour | #1928

9.6/10 (147 ratings)
  • 5 Guests
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 4 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking

Description

  • The Harbour only meters from the front door. The channel at your doorstep, not miles of mud!!
  • Fishing and oysters to be enjoyed. Use the Kayak or dingy, bring your net and catch your dinner.
  • A true kiwi bach to be enjoyed by all !!!! Be sure to read the great feedback.

12 minutes drive from Opotiki and 25 minutes from Whakatane, a lovely peaceful and secluded area on the lovely Ohiwa harbour . Very safe for children. Full access to the harbour and channel from the front door. a very good boat ramp only 10 minutes away , leave your boat anchored in the chanel for an early start to the fishing out at sea. Great flounder fishing. Large area with ample parking for caravan.

The channel between the Bach and the island assures constant water and not hours of mud!!

Please note this holiday bach may not be suitable for some elderly

Dogs are welcome but must remain outdoors in consideration to the following Bach renters. Due to the harbour being so close and dogs loving the harbour the Bach would get very mucky in no time.

Also any messes left behind by the dog is the responsibility of the renter to remove. Thank you

Please remove any rubbish.

The bach will accomadate 4 or 5 comfortably. If you have more people please ask. I do limit the amount of people to typically no more than 8 if some are tenting.

''Dave, we can't thank you enough! Being able to enjoy your little slice of paradise is a privilege for sure. We had a great time and dined on fresh flounder and Oysters daily. This is a great little spot that was very hard to leave after three nights. We were lucky with the weather and that made it even more enjoyable. A big thanks to Ian as well, a very helpful and pleasant gentleman. Thanks again Dave, we will be back!! "

"Words just can't do this place justice so I'm not even going to try and describe it anymore. Give me the option of Hawaii, Rarotonga, California etc... or Ohiwa. I'd pick Ohiwa hands down any day. As a small child I dreamt of a place like this and when we stay here the feeling is just surreal. A huge thank you to Ian once again, your visits are always welcome and it's a pleasure chatting with you. This most recent stay was one of the best weeks of my life. Our whole family loved it. Cheers

Special conditions: “ The loo is the old fashioned Kiwi type of long drop loo ; a stroll of 90 meters away and is both quaint, well maintained and clean and odour-free “ It is surrounded by trees and is a nice stroll from the bach secluded **Due to the setup of the bach the numbers are limited to a total of 6 people*** Long weekends Easter weekend, labour weekend etc are charged at peak rates. Additional charge for more than 4 people. Please remove all rubbish when you leave. Numbers are limited

Facilities

  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Dinghy
  • DVD player
  • Fireplace
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Kayak(s)
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • TV

Bed layouts

  • openplan

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

Availability & rates*

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  • 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

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Mid Season
24-Aug-17 to 29-Sep-17
$85+/night $85+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $15/night; Children: $10/night;
2 night minimum stay
Default Tariff
30-Sep-17 to 31-Dec-17
$95+/night $95+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $15/night; Children: $10/night;
2 night minimum stay
High Season
01-Jan-18 to 23-Apr-18
$95+/night $95+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $15/night; Children: $10/night;
2 night minimum stay
Mid Season
24-Apr-18 to 30-May-18
$85+/night $85+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $15/night; Children: $10/night;
2 night minimum stay
Low season
31-May-18 to 09-Aug-18
$75+/night $75+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $15/night; Children: $10/night;
2 night minimum stay
Mid Season
10-Aug-18 to 11-Oct-18
$85+/night $85+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $15/night; Children: $10/night;
2 night minimum stay
High Season
12-Oct-18 to 24-Nov-18
$95+/night $95+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $15/night; Children: $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 (261)

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  • We had a fantastic time

    We had a fantastic time. If you want basic then this is the place to go. There is everything you need. Right on the waters edge, the fishing is great. Follow the basic instructions and the long drop will not smell. What a way to wake you up - the morning constitutional to the long drop! Warning: Do not take gutless front wheel drives (people movers) beyond the shed after wet weather! We got bogged and had to be towed - but all part of the experience. Thank you Dave for the experience :)

    Madyson16902 100%|3x Aug 2017

  • Fantastic location if you enjoy tranquility

    Fantastic location if you enjoy tranquility

    Bruce57 100%|1x Aug 2017

  • A well kitted out bach in a secluded spot

    A well kitted out bach in a secluded spot. Great fishing from the lawn with native bird life for company. Magic. Fully recommended.

    GregorR7 100%|1x Aug 2017

  • We loved our stay during winter especially the evenings with the fire...

    We loved our stay during winter especially the evenings with the fire in the bach. would highly recommend the bach to anyone.

    RayWa189 100%|1x Aug 2017

  • We stayed over Easter 2017 the day after a cyclone had hit

    We stayed over Easter 2017 the day after a cyclone had hit. We didn't have power for three days, but we made it work and we had a really great time. The bach is as described. It is basic, but it has everything you need. We have 9 and 10 year old daughters who didn't even notice when the power came back on. They played in the kayak and built huts and bridges, we toasted marshmellows outside in the evening and used the BBQ for all of our cooking. Fabulous stay. Highly recommend.

    AnnaKi12 100%|2x May 2017

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