Tuateawa Sea and Bush Sanctuary

Bach or holiday home | Tuateawa | #20956

9.7/10 (27 ratings)
  • 7 Guests
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Spectacular sea views from the beautiful bush setting
  • Architecturally designed upper level with all year round comfort and warmth
  • Amazing native bird life with a special dawn chorus

Modern, architecurally designed upper level living and sleeping area which ensures all year round comfort and enjoyment.

An elevated site, the spacious open plan bach opens out onto expansive decks for all day/ night dining and living, with a further secluded patio area with small fireplace and herb garden to sit and relax.

The modern kitchen has gas stove top, electric oven, microwave and fridge/ freezer .

The eco fireplace also has a cooktop for cosy winter time stays.

The internal staircase goes down to a large, converted garage with own toilet and shower as well as the laundry. There is a ranchslider out to a patio, surrounded by bush.

Fish cleaning and filleting bench is provided

The bird life includes tui, bellbird, kaka, kereru and many others who perch on the tree tops which reach up to the deck. At night morepork often sit on the deck rails or in the kanuka trees waiting to catch puriri moths.

The bush walk on the property has many nikau and follows the boundary stream.

There is a small stony beach you can walk down to. Great for snorkelling, kayaking around the rock formations, fishing and fossicking in the rockpools.

Beautiful sandy beaches are 10 minutes drive away. Pohutakawas line the calm Little Bay which is great for young children and swimming; Waikawau beach has surfing and fishing also. Smaller boats can be launched at Tuateawa, Kennedy Bay or Waikawau Beach.

30 minute drive over metal roads to Coromandel where there are great cafes and art.

There are bush trails for hiking and the local conservation group have a summer programme including night time kiwi listening.

The ideal spot to unwind, relax and revive!

Special conditions: No pets as this is a Kiwi zone Over long weekends a 3 night minimum booking period applies.From 24th December to mid January a 5 night minimum booking applies. Families or mature groups are preferred.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • DVD player
  • Fireplace
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Downstairs room

    1 x Queen bed

  • Upstairs bedroom

    1 x King single bed
    1 x Queen bed

  • Upstairs lounge area

    1 x Double bed

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
Shoulder season tariff
21-Jul-17 to 19-Oct-17
$150/night $150/night
2 night minimum stay
High season tariff
20-Oct-17 to 31-Dec-17
$170/night $170/night
3 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 (33)

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  • Perfect for a peaceful vacation !

    Perfect for a peaceful vacation !

    cathyc 100%|5x Jun 2017

  • just as described, lovely location and views, comfortable

    just as described, lovely location and views, comfortable.

    JaneDottridge 100%|1x Jan 2017

  • The views are fantastic and we were lucky enough to be greeted...

    The views are fantastic and we were lucky enough to be greeted by more than half a dozen kakas (not to mention the tus, Piwakawaka, kingfisher and rurus at night)! The batch is extremely well equipped and very comfortable.

    ArnaudBl1 100%|7x Jan 2017

  • Very effectively communication , we love Tuateawa the mysterious & wild nature...

    Very effectively communication , we love Tuateawa the mysterious & wild nature , Lena S holiday house perfectly sets in the bushy trees and the endless ocean view in lounge & bedroom & on balcony ! Full kitchen , tidy & well disgned . Love it

    cathyc 100%|5x Nov 2016

  • Just great,wonderful views from the property ,very tidy and the facilities are...

    Just great,wonderful views from the property ,very tidy and the facilities are great.

    vladimirb 100%|2x Aug 2016

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