Little Huia Bach Waitakere

Bach or holiday home | Huia | #26221

9.1/10 (54 ratings)
  • 9 people
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 8 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking

Description

Holiday recreation in the immediate vicinity includes ~

• swim at child-safe Little Huia Beach (4mins walk from the bach)

• adventure bush hike on public bush trails through the Waitakere hills, including the stunning Karamutura Valley (3mins drive from the bach)

• launch your boat from Little Huia Beach to water ski or fish in the Manakau Harbour or continue out through the heads to fish (2mins drive from the bach)

• book our neighbor, an experienced fisherman with impressive boat, to take you fishing.

• visit Donald McLean Lookout for unforgettable views of the Tasman Sea, The Bar, the harbour entrance, South Head, Little Huia valley, and up the Manukau Harbour to Auckland airport in the distance (5mins drive to the carpark, then .4k walk to the top or a 60min walk from the bach)

• let the kids build dams, catch eels and play in the stream that flows through the backyard.

• have a treat and stroll to the buzzing Huia Store for morning top-class coffee and cake, a fantastic lunch, or simply to pickup the newspaper (45min walk from the bach along the road or along the road then across the mudflats in low tide. A 5min drive from the bach)

• picnic at Cornwallis and then discover the unbelievable cliff formations along the shoreline (11mins drive from the bach)

• sit on the back verandah and listen to the birds, music, read a book from our collection, or take a nap.

• venture to wild and natural Whatipu Beach to see untouched birdlife on the edge of the Tasman Sea (11mins drive from the bach)

* visit TE URU "A gallery of national significance", at Titirangi, beside Lopdell House - an art experience for all ages (30mins drive)

Little Huia Bach has been a family bach since the 1940’s. The central Lounge area has private nooks, comfortable couches, fireplace and bush views from every window. The kitchen is fully equipped opening out onto the sunny back verandah. It has been a place of refreshment and rest for our family and friends for 4 generations.

Special conditions: Bond applies to all stays. Mobile phone coverage has recently improved so you can now text and email at the bach. Pillows and blankets for beds are provided at the bach. A ping pong table is available for your use.

Facilities

  • Clothes dryer
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1 - Main Bedroom

    New Queen size bed. Included in standard bach hire.

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 2 - the Corner Room

    2 single beds. Entry is 4 steps from the front door, outside, under the bach entry carport. Included in the standard bach hire.

    2 x Single bed

  • Bedroom 3 - the Annex

    4 single beds. Entry is 8 steps from the front door, outside, under the bach entry carport. Not included in the standard bach hire.

    4 x Single bed

  • Lounge

    Combined living/sleeping area,1 single divan bed. Included in the standard bach hire.

    1 x Single bed

Availability & rates*

Available
Maybe booked
Booked

  • Linen: Bring your own linen
  • Extras: Cleaning $70.00 per stay (required)
  • Gifts & giveaways: When you have 9 people staying at our bach, the 9th person only pays $5 per night.

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
price band 8
12-Dec-16 to 28-Feb-17
$180+/night $200+/night
For up to 5 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $25/night; Children: $25/night;
2 night minimum stay
Price band 2
01-Mar-17 to 13-Apr-17
$100+/night $120+/night
For up to 5 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay
Band 4
14-Apr-17 to 30-Apr-17
$120+/night $120+/night
For up to 5 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay
Price band 1
01-May-17 to 01-Jun-17
$80+/night $100+/night
For up to 5 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $15/night; Children: $15/night;
2 night minimum stay
Price Band 5
02-Jun-17 to 05-Jun-17
$100+/night $100+/night
For up to 5 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $15/night; Children: $15/night;
2 night minimum stay
Price band 1
06-Jun-17 to 06-Jul-17
$80+/night $100+/night
For up to 5 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $15/night; Children: $15/night;
2 night minimum stay
Price Band 5
07-Jul-17 to 23-Jul-17
$100+/night $100+/night
For up to 5 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $15/night; Children: $15/night;
2 night minimum stay
Price band 1
24-Jul-17 to 31-Aug-17
$80+/night $100+/night
For up to 5 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $15/night; Children: $15/night;
2 night minimum stay
Price band 2
01-Sep-17 to 28-Sep-17
$100+/night $120+/night
For up to 5 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay
Band 4
29-Sep-17 to 16-Oct-17
$120+/night $120+/night
For up to 5 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay
Price band 2
17-Oct-17 to 12-Dec-17
$100+/night $120+/night
For up to 5 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $20/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 (54)

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  • My wife reports that she and her girlfriends absolutely loved the property...

    My wife reports that she and her girlfriends absolutely loved the property and thoroughly recommend it. Beautiful spot, lovely place, no problems at all.

    mattT584 new member Dec 2016

  • Lovely classic family bach in a beautiful spot -- we had a...

    Lovely classic family bach in a beautiful spot -- we had a great relaxing break reading books on the deck and playing games at the table.

    annamarama 100%|7x Dec 2016

  • Amazing bach, well-equipped, our group enjoyed our stay very much - would...

    Amazing bach, well-equipped, our group enjoyed our stay very much - would definitely recommend!

    lemonrsiow 100%|1x Nov 2016

  • Such a lovely little cottage! The sleeping spaces were small but comfortable

    Such a lovely little cottage! The sleeping spaces were small but comfortable. The living areas are huge and we had plenty of room to spread out.

    tog42 100%|1x Oct 2016

  • Wonderful little bach with heaps of space for the kids to run...

    Wonderful little bach with heaps of space for the kids to run wild and easy reach of great walks.

    jonath740 93%|15x Oct 2016

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