Tranquil Bush Setting with Sea Outlook.

Bach or holiday home | Akaroa | #20288

9.5/10 (33 ratings)
  • 4 Guests
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • No Kids
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Immacuately Presented
  • Well Furnished
  • Peaceful and Private

Immaculately presented and well furnished with a touch of French Country, this two bedroom cottage is set in tranquil private surroundings with a pretty cottage style garden, and adjacent bush alive with native birds.

A charming sunny holiday home tucked up a private right-of-way with views of the harbour, it is ideal for that special time away.

Tourist activities include both dolphin watching and swimming with dolphins, guided kayaking, fishing and swimming, hiking, walks and a relaxed village around which you can just stroll and enjoy the views, the people, the atmosphere...

There’s a good children’s playground if travelling with children, beaches for playing in and a pleasant drive by car to the outer bays of the Peninsula will find some of the best unspoilt beaches in Canterbury. Banks Peninsula even has a couple of hidden surfing spots which are world renown. The village also boasts a decent sized supermarket, many cafes, and a host of wonderful restaurants. The safe bay also offer great walks and hikes, along with boutique shopping, galleries, wineries and the famous Barry Point cheese factory.

Akaroa is 1,5 hours from Christchurch city, and has a regular mini-bus service operating between Christchurch City, and both the International and Domestic airports if you’re arriving from another city.

Special conditions: Garage not available with house


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Electric blankets
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Shower
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1

    1 x Double bed

  • Bedroom 2

    2 x Single bed


Maybe booked

  • Linen: Bring your own linen.
  • Extras: Cleaning $60.00 per stay (required)

*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 (36)

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  • A lovely house in a great location

    A lovely house in a great location. Neat and tidy, everything we expected and more.

    ElinF632 100%|1x Apr 2018

  • House very clean and tidy, feels like a warm welcoming home

    House very clean and tidy, feels like a warm welcoming home. A hike up the hill but well worth it for a lovely house and the view

    VictoriaHa28 100%|1x Apr 2018

  • We had wonderful and relaxing time at 26_Rue_Cachalot

    We had wonderful and relaxing time at 26_Rue_Cachalot. Lovely house, quiet, comfortable, everything was perfect. Definitely recommend~

    WING123LOVE 100%|3x Mar 2018

  • Fabulous place to stay, the decor was just lovely

    Fabulous place to stay, the decor was just lovely. Rather a rabbits warren to find and the neighbour not the friendliest but the property itself was just beautiful.

    LesleyEm1 100%|3x Jan 2018

  • A little in the small side for 3 adults but wld be...

    A little in the small side for 3 adults but wld be great for a couple

    AngieR1 100%|2x Jan 2018

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