Akaroa Coastal Cottage

Bach or holiday home | Akaroa | #256

9.2/10 (85 ratings)
  • 6 Guests
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 6 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking

Description

Tranquil and secluded retreat on 3 hectares overlooking Akaroa harbour. Wonderful sea views. Watch dolphins from the terraces during summer and wake up to the bellbirds all year round. Stay long enough to see the koru on our magnificent mamaku tree ferns unfurl. It is situated 3km from Akaroa township.

The AKAROA COASTAL COTTAGE - sleeps 6. Secluded and self-contained, it is sunny, warm and attractive. Well-equipped with quality appliances and bedding. The home is heated by a heat pump. Complimentary wireless internet and Sky TV (sport). Enjoy the harbour views from the main bedroom and a soak in the lovely big bath. Suitable for children. Linen can be supplied for $15/person/stay.

We also offer B&B on another part of our property in a studio attached to our modern home. It has panoramic views and sleeps 1-2 adults with its own separate entrance and key. Please visit our listing for the Akaroa Coastal Studio # 28666 for details.

Contact us for information/bookings for personalised harbour cruises and/or sailing coaching on a modern 10.2-metre FARR MRX yacht. Flexible departure times and durations - subject to weather conditions and prior bookings we will sail when and for as long as you want to go. Small groups, minimum of 2 people for 2 hours. Hands-on sailing or sit back with your camera while we take you on an exploration of the harbour and its wildlife.

Look for us (akaroacoastalretreat) on Facebook and Instagram for more photos of the amazing scenery you can expect to see on Banks Peninsula and suggestions for places to go (and how to get there) and things to do when visiting Akaroa.

The Akaroa Coastal Retreat is adjacent to start of Banks Peninsula track and handy to other walks, restaurants, cafes, boutique shopping, museum, wineries and a variety of outdoor activities including scenic harbour cruises, swimming with dolphins, kayaking, golf, horse riding, tennis, bowls, sailing, fishing, and cycling.

Special conditions: Tariff for 2 bedrooms (queen and 4 singles): $170/night (2-5 nights) $150/night (6+ nights off-peak) We accept 1-night bookings at $200/night in some circumstances. $200/night (Peak season: mid Dec - mid Feb), Easter, Labour and Show weekends). Above prices are for up to 4 guests - additional guests $10/night each. 3rd bedroom available for an additional charge of $30/night. Prices quoted are without linen. May not suit persons with a walking disability. We do not accept Bookabach vouchers.

Facilities

  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • Cot available
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Electric blankets
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Highchair
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • SKY TV ®
  • Toddler safe
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 2

    4 x Single bed

  • Bedroom 3 (optional)

    Lovely private room with external access. Queen bed and couch. Please let us know when enquiring if you require this bedroom - there is an additional charge for it of $30/night.

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

Available
Maybe booked
Booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen $15.00 per person (optional)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
High Season
18-Dec-17 to 15-Feb-18
$200+/night $200+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night; Children: $10/night;
2 night minimum stay
Normal
16-Feb-18 to 28-Mar-18
$170+/night $170+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night; Children: $10/night;
2 night minimum stay
High Season
29-Mar-18 to 01-Apr-18
$200+/night $200+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night; Children: $10/night;
2 night minimum stay
Normal
02-Apr-18 to 18-Oct-18
$170+/night $170+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night; Children: $10/night;
2 night minimum stay
High Season
19-Oct-18 to 21-Oct-18
$200+/night $200+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night; Children: $10/night;
2 night minimum stay
Normal
22-Oct-18 to 14-Nov-18
$170+/night $170+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night; Children: $10/night;
2 night minimum stay
High Season
15-Nov-18 to 17-Nov-18
$200+/night $200+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night; Children: $10/night;
2 night minimum stay
Normal
18-Nov-18 to 14-Dec-18
$170+/night $170+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night; Children: $10/night;
2 night minimum stay
High Season
15-Dec-18 to 15-Feb-19
$200+/night $200+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night; Children: $10/night;
2 night minimum stay
Normal
16-Feb-19 to 18-Mar-19
$170+/night $170+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/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. Service fees may also apply.

Reviews (153)

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  • I would have loved to be able to open the window more...

    I would have loved to be able to open the window more in the bedroom as it was an incredibly hot weekend and the bedroom under the roof got very hot. But this was a minor thing really.

    UschiGabriele new member Dec 2017

  • Great location & views over the harbor, especially from master bed! Classic...

    Great location & views over the harbor, especially from master bed! Classic bach, very comfortable, & well-equipped. It received many accolades from everyone in our group!

    BrandonKi2 100%|16x Nov 2017

  • Lovely, well equiped property with stunning views and plenty of character

    Lovely, well equiped property with stunning views and plenty of character. Would love to stay there again

    AC11 100%|1x Nov 2017

  • Such a beautiful spot to stay! Loved our time there

    Such a beautiful spot to stay! Loved our time there.

    e_wallace 100%|1x Oct 2017

  • Extraordinary location, Wonderful view from the huge and nice terrace

    Extraordinary location, Wonderful view from the huge and nice terrace. cosy and clean property- our family with our three girls enjoyed it very much- Thank you John!

    Dorit23 100%|1x Oct 2017

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