By The Lake - Room for all the family to relax

Bach or holiday home | Cooks Beach | #24740

9.2/10 (26 ratings)
  • 10 Guests
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 9 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking


  • Family friendly, flat fully fenced section ideal for playing and camping on.
  • Only a short walk to the beach and shops, and short drive to Hot Water Beach
  • Fantastic property overlooking the lake and footbridge and surrounding pathway.

Only a short walk to the shops and beach. Located in a quiet cul-de-sac, this lakeside property has plenty to offer. Level, fully fenced section with plenty of room to kick a ball around, pitch a tent or park a boat. A cozy insulated 2 bedroom cabin with quality inner sprung mattresses which can sleep up to 6, and two clean and comfortable caravans which can sleep up to 4 in each. A large covered deck area "lounge" and utility with kitchen and bathroom.

A popular destination for boaties and fishermen, with the boatramp located at Purangi Estuary nearby. "The Purangi" is also an excellent spot for the kids to swim at and play in the shade. There's a playground and BBQ so great for picnics.

An awesome place to base yourself when visiting the Mercury Bay area.

10km to Hot Water Beach, Cathedral Cove and Hahei.

3km to Ferry Landing, where you can catch the ferry to Whitianga.

A 24 inch TV with HDMI and Freeview box with USB. You may want to bring your movies on a flash drive or plug in your laptop.

Cost per night is based on 4 adults max. Extra persons (bring your own tent / caravan / camper) are charged at $15 adult / $10 child (under 16).

No more than 2 dogs staying at one time please.

Special conditions: Families preferred Pets allowed with prior approval Dogs must sleep outside in the sheltered/covered deck area, and not in the caravans or cabin. Bring your own bed linen, pillows and towels.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • SKY TV ® - BYO decoder
  • Toddler safe
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Fantail Cabin - 2 Rooms

    2 x Bunk-beds in one room and 1 x Queen size bed in the other with a chest of drawers

    2 x Bunk bed
    1 x Queen bed

  • Morepork Caravan

    1 x Double bed
    2 x Single bed

  • Tui Caravan

    1 x Double bed
    2 x Single bed


Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Linen: Bring your own linen.
  • Multi-night stay: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 12 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night.

  • Mates rates: 5% off for members with 3 positive reviews from other Owners/Managers

  • Last minute bookings: 10% off for stays over the next 7 nights

*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 (26)

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  • Terrific location

    Terrific location. Fully fenced. Very safe for young children and dogs.

    annin538 100%|3x Apr 2018

  • Great location caravans are due for a little reavetion

    Great location caravans are due for a little reavetion

    MarkRo16 100%|1x Mar 2018

  • Nice place to stay, clean, tidy and got all the basic fecelties

    Nice place to stay, clean, tidy and got all the basic fecelties.

    Gursewak Singh 100%|1x Mar 2018

  • Wow!! What a great place!! Exactly what was described! Inspiring off the...

    Wow!! What a great place!! Exactly what was described! Inspiring off the grid accommodation will all mod cons!! The little lake was gorgeous and our 5yr old and 9yr old did many laps!! Thank you so much Ian

    MelissaK7 100%|3x Mar 2018

  • Property had everything we needed

    Property had everything we needed. Was very tidy. Very close to cooks beach and hot water beach. Also had a very nice view of the lake.

    KayleighT 100%|1x Feb 2018

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