Bay of Islands Beachfront - Tapeka del Mar

Bach or holiday home | Tapeka Point (Russell) | #227

10/10 (23 ratings)
  • 13 Guests
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 11 Beds
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking
  • Best Child Friendly 2014


Absolute beachfront luxury at the gateway to the famous Bay of Islands

Beach - Right ON an all tide swimming beach. Private access from the extensive lawns with no road or dunes to cross. Superb outdoor living with a large furnished entertainers deck and BBQ. Dinghy and 5 Kayaks or swim to the diving pontoon in front. Rinse off under a hot outdoor shower.

Views - Unobstructed beach and sea views with an endless procession of passing boats and romantic sunsets.

Location - Two minutess from historic Russell village with Island boat trips, ferries, fishing charters, attractions, shops, restaurants, vineyards, history, walking tracks and nearby golf. Quiet with no through traffic

Living - Nautical themed with a Cape Cod feel. Glass doors open onto the deck. Onkyo-Bose home theatre, Sky TV, DVD, AppleTV, music streaming and outdoor speakers. DVD library, books and games. Phone and free WiFi. Double glazed and air conditioned for year round comfort in the winterless North

Kitchen - Fully equipped with ice maker, Nespresso machine and dual dish drawer dishwashers. All weather outdoor BBQ

Bedrooms - 4. 1) King master with heated ensuite bathroom, TV and sea views. 2) Qu & Sgl with sea views 3) Qu & King Sgl 4) Massive rear family bedroom King, King Sgl, 3 x Sgle. Sofas, AC, fridge, TV, DVD and BT sound system.

The beach house sleeps 2-13 guests or with neighbouring Beachfront Escape up to 16

Furnished and equipped to a high standard with all linen and post stay cleaning provided ready to walk in and enjoy

Renowned fishing location - filleting station, freezer at the closest launching ramp to the Islands. World class golf nearby. Safe for children with beach toys, tramp and lots to do within sight of the house. Two portacots and infant equipment. Washer and dryer

Awards - Book-a-Bach Homeaway Gold winner, TripAdvisor 5 Star Excellence, AirBNB 5 star Superhost

This is the ultimate Kiwi beach house experience and ideal base to explore the Bay of Islands and Northland region. Only 3 hours from Auckland. See map in satellite view. Perfect for family reunions, overseas visitors or share with friends

Special conditions:

Base rate includes up to 6 guests. Extras $NZ35 pp per night based on booked stay duration. Linen, towels, consumables and post stay cleaning provided. Children under 2 free of charge if not using a bed. No functions or parties. Shorter stays between bookings - please ask. A bond may be requested for groups and wedding related stays. Bedrooms allocated 2 people per room up to 6 booked guests. All 4 bedrooms are available when booked for 7 or more guests.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Clothes dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Highchair
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Kayak(s)
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • SKY TV ®
  • Telephone (local calls)
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Family / Teen / TV Room

    2 x Cot
    1 x King bed
    2 x Narrow single bed
    1 x Single bed

  • Front - Sea Views

    1 x Narrow single bed
    1 x Queen bed

  • Master - Ensuite, TV, Sea Views

    1 x King bed

  • Side with Garden Views

    1 x Queen bed
    1 x Single bed


Maybe booked

*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 (35)

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  • Great weekend

    Great weekend

    Damien C. Oct 2018

  • Truly outstanding house, view, service with a smile

    Truly outstanding house, view, service with a smile. Cheers

    NickMu19 100%|1x Aug 2018

  • Loved this place!

    Loved this place!

    jillon342 100%|4x Jun 2018

  • A lovely bach with great views of the sea

    A lovely bach with great views of the sea.

    KennethTu1 100%|2x May 2018

  • Great spot with First Class facilities

    Great spot with First Class facilities.

    EwanT588 100%|1x Apr 2018

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