~ Kaka Cottage ~ Little Bay ~

Bach or holiday home | Little Bay | #24289

9.6/10 (36 ratings)
  • 6 people
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 3 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking
  • Best Eco-Friendly 2015

Description

  • Kaka Cottage is powered by the sun & in a pristine bush & beach environment
  • Off the grid & Outta this World!
  • Superb views due North overlooking Little Bay & Great Barrier in the distance

• Contemporary style brand-new eco-retreat designed for simplicity and sensation.

• Fully off-grid – all your needs catered for onsite, from rainwater collection, solar power, wood burner and worm-powered waste treatment system.

• Nestled in 10 hectares of protected native bush under conservation covenant.

• Views across Little Bay, northern Coromandel peninsula to Great Barrier Island

• All day sunshine, North facing, 180 degree valley and ocean views.

• Lie in bed and watch the morning light over the water, both double bedrooms have sea views.

• Be amidst the trees with the tuis, woodpigeons, and bellbirds. Hear kaka fly overhead on their route to Mt Moehau.

• Two sandy beaches to choose from in close proximity; enjoy exploring tranquil Little Bay or beach comb the lovely the white sandy Waikawau surf beach.

• Ideally placed to explore & day trip up to the top of the peninsula, west to Port Jackson and north-east to Stony Bay.

• Learn about our off-grid power and waste systems and enjoy greater connection to the natural elements that provide for your comfort during your stay.

Comprehensive, informative & interesting on-site owner notes for those new to the world of solar power & passive energy.

No need to worry about power cuts! And a local Property Manager also nearby to assist should you need.

PDF FAQ on request re: Solar Power usage - what's hot and what's not to use.

Keeping in touch: Vodaphone connection is excellent & Telecom network can be patchy.

There is no TV but you can bring laptop/dvds. Stereo has an SD card & a USB port for music as well as cd/radio.

Petrol & Provisions - no shops out this way. The kitchen pantry is well stocked with basics & set up & equipped for safe-catering. Eco friendly cleaning goods also on site & are preferred. Over the summer season there is a camp store at the DOC Campground - 3 km drive from the bach. Otherwise it's back to Colville Store or Coromandel Town to stock up.

Special conditions: Non-refundable booking/letting fee applies from $30 + gst All credit card payments will incur a transaction fee of 3% *2 night minimum stay **Negotiable cleaning fee applies or visitors to clean & tidy bach on departure. ***Peak rates apply to all public & school holidays Sorry no dogs - this location is zoned Kiwi Conservation.

Facilities

  • Barbecue - Gas
  • DVD player
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Shower
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Fantail Bedroom - with splendid views & access to deck

    1 x Double bed

  • Kiwi Bunkroom

    1 x Bunk bed

  • Tui Bedroom - splendid views & access to deck

    1 x Double bed

Availability & rates*

Available
Maybe booked
Booked

  • Extras: Non-refundable booking fee $34.50 per stay (required); Cleaning $75.00 per stay (optional); Linen $15.00 per person (optional)
  • Mates rates: 10% off for members with 3 positive reviews from other Owners/Managers

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Summer Time - 2 Night Stay
24-Feb-17 to 30-Apr-17
$245+/night $245+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $30/night; Children: $15/night;
2 night minimum stay
Shoulder Season
01-May-17 to 01-Jun-17
$175+/night $175+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $30/night; Children: $15/night;
2 night minimum stay
Public Holiday Rate
02-Jun-17 to 05-Jun-17
$245+/night $245+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $30/night; Children: $15/night;
3 night minimum stay
Autumn/Winter Rate
06-Jun-17 to 24-Aug-17
$165+/night $165+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $30/night; Children: $10/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 (36)

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  • Great view

    Great view. Eco friendly. Interesting design features. Solar power off the grid. Location close to a wonderful beach but a bit of a hike to get to so took car.

    JonN5897 Feb 2017

  • Kaka Kottage is just perfect and we'd love to stay again!

    Kaka Kottage is just perfect and we'd love to stay again!

    AndreaSt12 100%|2x Feb 2017

  • A great bach in a stunning location - simple and comfortable interior...

    A great bach in a stunning location - simple and comfortable interior with wonderful views.

    RobertMa2 100%|5x Jan 2017

  • Beautiful

    Beautiful

    JamesHa34 100%|2x Dec 2016

  • Kaka Cottage is in an absolutely beautiful location overlooking the gorgeous Little...

    Kaka Cottage is in an absolutely beautiful location overlooking the gorgeous Little Bay and is a fantastic bach (although calling it a bach feels a little disrespectful to the clever, environmentally friendly technology that it has to keep it off the grid). It's beautifully set up and perfect for a getaway with some good friends. Our only disappointment was that we didn't stay for longer!

    SarahNu2 100%|1x Apr 2016

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