Mokino: Sensational views - in all directions !!!

Bach or holiday home | Mokau | #2708

9/10 (136 ratings)
  • 12 people
  • 5 bedrooms
  • 5 beds
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking

Description

  • Stunning large glass fronted deck (31m2) overlooking the beach below
  • Shared track winds down to the beach below, complete with waterfall and cave !
  • Whitebait Weekend Special (15Aug to 30Nov - stay for 3, pay for 2 nights) with late checkout* poss.

Absolutely fabulous South and West views over Mokau Beach all the way past White Cliffs to Mt Taranaki, which our builder claims has the "Best view in Mokau". Stroll on spacious, wild and exhilarating beaches with bleached driftwood and big surf. Warm & very cozy whatever the season and love the Sundowners ! You really won't want to go home.

"Mokino" is situated in a friendly cluster of 7 houses midway between Mokau & Awakino (3mins by car). Shared foot track provides direct access to the beach below, a right turn will bring you to a small cave and waterfall. Great fishing from the beach (kite/torpedo) or cast a line at the Mokau or Awakino river mouths, also whitebait during season (August 15 to November 30). Excellent beach and cliff walks in the area (beach islands and loads of caves to explore). At high tide Mokau river has sheltered swimming/boating, particularly when sea is rough.

Our family bach is well equipped - just bring your personal items, food, towels and linen (sheets and pillow cases - sleeping bags for kids). Great for 2 families, with 12 beds (3x queen doubles, 2x double/single bunks), and a further 2+ possible.

Upstairs has master (queen) bedroom, sunny (queen) panorama room, shower/basin/toilet, and spacious well equiped kitchen/lounge/dining area dominated by huge windows facing Nth, Sth and W. In winter, all made cosy by ceiling panel heaters.

Downstairs comprises 3 bedrooms: double/single bunk, queen, and double/single bunk. Adjacent to downstairs entrance is shower/basin/toilet. Electric wall heaters in all rooms.

North side of the house has a flat, sunny sheltered lawn (ok for tents). Awesome hot outdoor shower for washing down after your swim. Garden only partially fenced.

Mokau has 2 cafes, rural butcher, 9 hole 'summer' golf course and plenty of local history at the museum/gallery. Awakino has a hotel, bottleshop and restaurant with accommodation. Highly recommend the Blue Boat cruise, on Mokau River

Special conditions: * 25% booking deposit. No minimum stay. * Exclusive rental for upto 5 people, overflow to lower at $10/night per person for groups over 5 people. * Smoking allowed outside only please. * Gas BBQ available by request ($15 usage/cleaning fee). * Water usage bond may apply during summer. * No washing m/c available due to tank water supply. Whitebait Weekend Special (15Aug to 30Nov). Book a 3 night long weekend and pay for only 2 nights with guaranteed late checkout* on your last day.

Facilities

  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Boat ramp
  • Cot available
  • DVD player
  • Electric blankets
  • Fridge
  • Highchair
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Shower
  • Shower (outdoor)
  • TV

Bed layouts

  • Downstairs bedroom 1

    1 x Bunk bed (single over double)

  • Downstairs bedroom 2

    1 x Queen bed

  • Downstairs bedroom 3

    1 x Bunk bed (single over double)

  • Upstairs masterbed

    1 x Queen bed

  • Upstairs panorama

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

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  • Linen: Bring your own linen
  • Extras: Bond deposit $100.00 per stay (required); Cleaning $40.00 per stay (optional); Gas bbq $15.00 per stay (optional)
  • Multi-night stay: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 7 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night. Excludes public holidays.

  • Mates rates: 10% off for members with 5 positive reviews from other Owners/Managers

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Low Season
24-Jun-17 to 14-Aug-17
$100+/night $120+/night
For up to 5 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night; Children: $10/night;
Shoulder Season
15-Aug-17 to 30-Nov-17
$100+/night $150+/night
For up to 5 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night; Children: $10/night;
High Season 2
01-Dec-17 to 28-Jan-18
$200+/night $250+/night
For up to 5 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night; Children: $10/night;
High Season 1
29-Jan-18 to 02-Mar-18
$150+/night $200+/night
For up to 5 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night; Children: $10/night;
Shoulder Season
03-Mar-18 to 29-Apr-18
$100+/night $150+/night
For up to 5 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night; Children: $10/night;
Low Season
30-Apr-18 to 17-Aug-18
$100+/night $120+/night
For up to 5 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night; Children: $10/night;
Shoulder Season
18-Aug-18 to 24-Sep-18
$100+/night $150+/night
For up to 5 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night; Children: $10/night;

*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 (274)

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  • What a magical spot

    What a magical spot. The views were amazing from inside and outside the bach. We didnt want to leave!

    SarahMc115 100%|1x Jun 2017

  • Great location and stunning views, older style bach, but all the facilities...

    Great location and stunning views, older style bach, but all the facilities you need for a family getaway. It would be an awesome place to stay in the summer time. Great for larger groups. Excellent communication and very reasonable price.

    sinder81 100%|1x Jun 2017

  • Lovely property in a great location and great value for a winter...

    Lovely property in a great location and great value for a winter break.

    DamianP4 new member Jun 2017

  • Excellent property

    Excellent property. Perfect spot, perfect for two families and great bachy feel. Loved all the books and games. Will definitely stay again. Thanks

    franis3 100%|3x May 2017

  • Mokino is a very functional bach/beach house in a wonderful setting -...

    Mokino is a very functional bach/beach house in a wonderful setting - looking north and south along the Taranaki coast. Huge windows and a great deck puts one right in the landscape. There's a track to the beach and facilities, including a great Museum at Mokau just down the road.

    JillP782 100%|1x May 2017

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