Want to be our only Guests here on 10 acres?

Cottage | Bethells Beach | #24122

9.7/10 (41 ratings)
  • 4 Guests
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • No Kids
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Total privacy while being the only Guests on site, enjoying this architecturally designed home .
  • Well appointed, self contained and comfortable accommodation with a outdoor spa available .
  • Explore our bush walk with some board walk, 3 bridges, stream and glow worms, (to visit at night)

We offer an environmentally-conscious yet luxurious escape, and a unique opportunity to share our private 10 acre paradise. Explore 10 acres of regenerating native bush, using "Sheila's Track" down to and across the stream. Enjoy nature at its best, plenty of peace and quiet, enjoy the bird-life.

Easy access to the wild West Coast of Auckland with its beaches and walkways. Take a 10 minute drive to dramatic Bethells Beach, with its towering cliff-tops, blow-holes, sand dunes and sea caves; coastal walks, including a 15 minute walk along the beach to stunning O'Neils Bay (the local surf spot); Visit the Cascades Kauri Park, views of Auckland, Putamatekeo summit; Arataki Visitor Centre is a 25 minute drive; enjoy the collection of lovely bush walks throughout the Waitakere River valley and up through Scenic drive, including waterfalls and stunning views; Goldie’s bush walk (1 hr return walk to Mokoroa Falls); the Waitakere Tram line to enjoy a scenic ride through the Waitakere Ranges; the striking sand dunes and swim in the land-locked Lake Wainamu; the regionally-significant Te Henga wetland – the largest in the region and former Maori Pa site and view the stunning Waitakere dam, source of the majority of Auckland's water.

Explore the West Coast of Auckland, as featured in Hercules, Zena, Warrior Princess and acclaimed movie, The Piano. Enjoy the Muriwai-Bethells Coastal Clifftop Walk-a breath-taking experience (part of the famed Hillary Trail) ! View Muriwai beach's renowned Gannet colony. Visit the many delightful Vineyards, Cafes and Restaurants of West Auckland (All on the way to Muriwai beach and the Gannet colony.

10 minute drive to Waitakere Railway Station (pick-up and drop-off available)

Whether you are escaping the city for the weekend, looking to recharge your batteries or looking for a beautiful pause in your trip through Aotearoa (New Zealand), we look forward to welcoming you. Your privacy is respected and your comfort guaranteed.

Special conditions: You will be self contained, afternoon tea supplied on your arrival, and in the fridge will be all ingredients to cook your own breakfast when you want it. This includes tea, coffee, fresh fruit juice, fresh bread, butter, jam, marmalade, eggs, bacon, tomatoes and mushrooms. One of the decks (at the rear) is high and unsuitable for small children which is why we suit adults and young adults only.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Spa pool
  • Telephone (local calls)
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • 1 master bedroom

    1 x King bed

  • Tiltdown bed in lounge(sofa hidden under

    Combined living/sleeping area,Brand new tilt down bed, luxury added Queen size, not 'just' a sofa bed. Most of the time, this bed is tilted up into wall cabinet, out of the way (made ready when needed) and the sofa is in place.

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning FREE (included); Linen FREE (included)
  • Multi-night stay: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 3 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night. Excludes public holidays. Must include a weekend day. Stay "three nights for the price of two". From April to Nov 1, this deal is available, to add either a friday or monday to a weekend.

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
PEAK SEASON (Nov 1-March 31)
24-Nov-17 to 31-Mar-18
$210+/night $210+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $35/night; Children: $35/night;
2 night minimum stay
OFF PEAK (1 April-30 Oct)
01-Apr-18 to 31-Oct-18
$185+/night $185+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $35/night;
2 night minimum stay
Default Tariff
01-Nov-18 to 24-Feb-19
$210+/night $210+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $35/night;
4 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 (41)

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  • Perfect location, lovely grounds, excellent lodge with great views

    Perfect location, lovely grounds, excellent lodge with great views.

    ScottTa11 100%|2x Aug 2017

    Owner/manager responds:

    Thanks for taking the time to send a review. I know you have lots to do in London, enjoy!

    LynH6998 100%|40x

  • amazing spot, stunner views, perfect little get way :)

    amazing spot, stunner views, perfect little get way :)

    DanielDe2 100%|4x Jul 2017

    Owner/manager responds:

    Thanks for taking the time to write a review. You really deserved a medal for your organisation of the 'Team'.

    LynH6998 100%|40x

  • Lovely place and beautiful scenery

    Lovely place and beautiful scenery.

    colettewi1 100%|2x Jan 2017

  • Lovely bach in stunning surroundings

    Lovely bach in stunning surroundings. Well kept, cleAn, well equipped and the most amazing bathroom indoor s and hot tub outdoors! I've already booked my parents in for their visit from the uk next year!! loved this place!!!

    DominicaHo1 100%|1x Oct 2016

  • Amazing place to stay

    Amazing place to stay. So Peaceful and Quiet. i would definitely recommend to all to come stay and enjoy the tranquility.

    AshleyTh2 100%|1x Aug 2016

    Owner/manager responds:

    Thanks for your review. You noted the peace and quiet. When overseas recently, we missed that peacefulness. We stayed at motels, motorcamps, boutique bnb and hotels - all noisy. It's true. We need to leave home to appreciate home! We understand our Guests like and need the tranquility too:)

    LynH6998 100%|40x

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