Spacious Modern Home

Bach or holiday home | Akaroa | #20309

8.2/10 (39 ratings)
  • 8 Guests
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Ideal for Families
  • Open Plan Living
  • Large Deck

Large open plan holiday home on a sunny elevated section that has a nice bush outlook as well a valley and hill views. French Hill reserve on the boundary offering a pleasant short cut by walking down through native bush to village. The house is located at the end of a steep lane so it offers a nice peaceful and relaxing holiday stay.

This property is in within 10 minute’s walk down to the centre of the village of Akaroa and all it offers, and is well suited to those wanting to explore the beautiful Bank Peninsula region.

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: Parking not suitable for boats WIFI available


  • DVD player
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Highchair
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Shower
  • TV

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Double bed

  • bedroom 3

    2 x Bunk bed


Maybe booked

  • Linen: Bring your own linen.
  • Extras: Cleaning $70.00 per stay (required)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
23-Mar-18 to 31-May-18
$200+/night $200+/night
For up to 6 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night; Children: $10/night;
2 night minimum stay
Default Tariff
01-Jun-18 to 23-Sep-18
$200/night $200/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 (51)

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  • Nice place and very close to town

    Nice place and very close to town

    AlexMin2950 100%|1x Feb 2018

  • House was very clean and tidy

    House was very clean and tidy. Lovely views of valley and hills. Plenty of space and house worked well for our 6 adults family group. Great to have air con in house as it was a very hot weekend. Walk through L'Aube reserve recommended to get up and down the hill.

    TRACEYJO9 100%|1x Jan 2018

  • Location is lovely and quiet with nice views of the valley, but...

    Location is lovely and quiet with nice views of the valley, but it is up a very steep drive away from the main Akaroa streets so walking to and from the bach with children is too difficult

    JohnHu16 100%|1x Jan 2018

  • Fantastic place to stay, we love it and we will be back...

    Fantastic place to stay, we love it and we will be back again next year!

    SarahB 100%|4x Dec 2017

  • Best spot in Akaroa and out of the way!

    Best spot in Akaroa and out of the way!

    MeganGe5 100%|1x Nov 2017

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