Mac's House Matapouri Bay by the beach.

Bach or holiday home | Matapouri | #2724

9.1/10 (54 ratings)
  • 5 Guests
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Great Indoor-outdoor flow through two ranchsliders to lovely decks
  • Close to the beach, relaxing, quiet cul-de-sac romantic get away.
  • Genuine Kiwi beach experience- experience the dream

A delightful spacious 1 bedroom modern family beach house for a romantic get -away at any time of the year. Open plan layout with spacious dining lounge and new decks. Great value, BBQ & gas supplied, outdoor areas, outdoor teak furniture, loungers, umbrellas, hammocks, library, tennis rackets,surf boards, stero, DVDs some CDs . TV DVD also in bedroom. Fully equipped just bring linen and wine.

Suitable for 1-5- people only as only one bedroom with lounge alcove Futons( parents and older child/ children ok )


# NOTE Make All payments direct to Manager/owner NOT through this website. On your acceptance of offer, details will be sent

MAC"S BACH on same property also available and could be rented together -Put the kids out the back and still have a romantic weekend on your own.

Situated less than 4 mins walk on the grass from Matapouri beach. between the shop and the beach. Tennis locally. Bush reserves walks, Whale Bay reserve, quiet street,...BUT BUSY IN JAN HOLIDAYS -

At neighbouring bays- Whale Bay walks, marina, cafes, resturant, sports club, fishing club, sailing, surfing,wilderness exploration/ adventure (Ngunguru Spit )Best Dive-Dive Tutukaka. . Famous Divers Haven- Kelly Tarlton, Wade Doak, Mac McCaffery, Lew Ritchie ...

Typical Feedback

Hi John,

We had a great time at Macs house in the weekend, perfect set up and will definitely be going back.

Thanks again,


Special conditions: # Make All payments direct to Manager/owner NOT through this website #Not suitable for young toddlers # 3 night min rental on Holiday long weekends # 3 nights min rental Xmas- January Hols # 2 nights usual min due to our costs. # Non smoking property. . # Sorry no pets possible Sorry we are NOT A MOTEL Not suitable as party house-Our family beach house NO tents, groups, or guests beyond booking made and beds available. This entire property is a no smoking area


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Boat ramp
  • Cot available
  • DVD player
  • Electric blankets
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Highchair
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Telephone (local calls)
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Lounge alcove has 2 wooden Futon drop down queen beds

    2 x Fold-out sofa bed

  • main bedroom

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Linen: Bring your own linen
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Discount time
15-Dec-17 to 19-Dec-17
$199/night $199/night
2 night minimum stay
Xmas -January
20-Dec-17 to 07-Feb-18
$250/night $250/night
4 night minimum stay
Discount time
08-Feb-18 to 28-Feb-18
$199/night $199/night
2 night minimum stay
Special Break
01-Mar-18 to 31-Mar-18
$150/night $150/night
2 night minimum stay
Mid season
01-Apr-18 to 30-Nov-18
$120/night $120/night
2 night minimum stay
Discount time
01-Dec-18 to 15-Dec-18
$199/night $199/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 (95)

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  • This is a wonderful place to stay - warm (or cool -...

    This is a wonderful place to stay - warm (or cool - depending on the season). The stress drops away from our shoulders as we drive in the gate and we always feel so comfortable there - and very relaxed when it is time to depart. The house has every single amenity and the beach is but a 3 minute stroll away. There are other adventures to be had too - Whale Bay, the mermaid pools and there are some amazing walks and bike rides to be had. Thank you John and Judy!

    HelenVi3 100%|2x Oct 2017

  • Great location, quick walk to beach, afternoon sun

    Great location, quick walk to beach, afternoon sun. Cute little property.

    CeliaAd2 100%|2x Oct 2017

  • Second time and loved it even more

    Second time and loved it even more

    MariaH72 100%|2x Sep 2017

  • A fascinating bach with everything we needed for our weekend away

    A fascinating bach with everything we needed for our weekend away. Will definitely stay again. Thank you

    kathon584 100%|13x Jul 2017

  • Great location (want to keep it a secret really) - short level...

    Great location (want to keep it a secret really) - short level walk to beach and shop, sunny and warm house. Has its own character as a memorial to Mac, which is engaging and interesting - strong sense of a family that knows its own people, and celebrates them.

    greger575 100%|13x Jul 2017

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