Cosy Beekeepers Cottage

Bach or holiday home | Shelly Beach (Kaipara) | #20895

8.4/10 (16 ratings)
  • 5 people
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 2 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • 300 meters from beach and boat ramp.
  • First class fishing and hunting.
  • Fully appointed.

If you need a get away a weekend or longer then why not stay where the Beekeepers stay, at The Beekeepers Cottage.

Situated 50 kilometres North West of Auckland you'll find The Beekeepers Cottage at Shelly Beach, nestled on the Kaipara Harbour.

If you fancy relaxing with a fishing rod and catching a few Snapper or Gurnard then Shelly Beach wharf is the place for you and only 300 metres from the door.

If you are after something a little bigger then you can book one of the local charter boats that leave from the wharf most weekdays and weekends or you can take your own boat.

If fishings not your thing, then why not take in a round of golf at the local club or just take a relaxing walk at one of the picturesque lakes only 10 mins by car.

At the end of the day you can have a soak at one of the local hot pools then cook your catch in the well appointed kitchen or take a stroll down to the local cafe for a mouth watering selection of local fare and great coffee.

Special conditions: Smoking allowed outside only. Deck is suitable for young children comes with gate at top of the stairs and has child safe railing. Property is fully fenced with 2 sets of gates.Enough room on the lawn for tents, boat, and games


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Boat ramp
  • Clothes dryer
  • Easy access
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Toddler safe
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair access

Bed layouts

  • futon couch bed

    1 x Mattress/Futon/Air bed

  • Master bedroom

    1 x Queen bed

  • Twin single

    2 x Single Beds

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Linen: Bring your own linen
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
price band 1
28-Oct-16 to 31-Dec-17
$150/night $150/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 (22)

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  • Great spot for a golf/fishing weekend

    Great spot for a golf/fishing weekend.

    PhilippaDa2 100%|2x Oct 2016

  • Great spot, everyone had a fabulous time!

    Great spot, everyone had a fabulous time!

    lizck770 100%|10x Mar 2016

  • We had a lovely stay in the cottage and enjoyed the peace...

    We had a lovely stay in the cottage and enjoyed the peace and quiet of the location. The cottage was exactly as described and our only complaint was that it could have been a little cleaner. It has nice decor and a real homely feel, as well as everything we could need for cooking and so on. We would be more than happy to stay again.

    ClareKn1 100%|1x Mar 2016

  • Lovely batch

    Lovely batch. Had everything that we needed. Really enjoyed our stay. Beds were great. Will have to go back again, when we have got time to have a better look around the area. Thankyou.

    LouiseEd4 100%|1x Jan 2016

  • Fantastic property, lovely relaxing spot

    Fantastic property, lovely relaxing spot. The home was neat and tidy. Inside fireplace was great for creating an atmosphere.

    noeld566 100%|2x Oct 2015

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