Peaceful, private & stunning views

Bach or holiday home | Pelorus Sound | #27500

9.5/10 (76 ratings)
  • 9 people
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 5 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking

Description

  • Wonderful Views, relaxation and tranquility
  • Fantastic location for outdoor pursuits & tourist attractions
  • Built to capture the sun & with wood burner it is warm all year round

STOP PRESS: November 2016

Reassuring potential guests that this bach and Moenui settlement came through the large North Canterbury/ Marlborough earthquakes unscathed.

A relaxing, tidy, waterfront, sunny property including a sleep out with stunning views of Mahakipawa Sound and surrounding bush clad hills from the extensive sunny deck, living areas and main bedroom. Visitors always comment on its magic ambiance and spend many hours on the veranda absorbing it all. In May 2016 a couple from overseas chose to get married on the veranda. An original 50's Kiwi bach, which has been extended and modestly upgraded, yet retaining its charm. Note from the photo that the bathroom is small in its quaint way.

A sunny sleep out (4th bedroom) can accommodate the extra family or teenagers to allow personal space. Has even been used as a recording studio for local band 'Little Oceans' (Check out the soundtrack on youtube for 'Eyes Closed' with visuals from this bach!).

Plenty of fun to be had exploring, having adventures or just relaxing on the deck. When tide permits, the sit on top kayaks (supplied), can be launched from bottom of the section. At low tide there are plenty of alternative beaches, rivers and local school pools within close proximity. The mud is fun too!!

Boat launching ramp in the bay or nearby Havelock (10 mins drive). Mooring available. Aside from boating, fishing, swimming, Moenui is an ideal base for local walks (new Linkwater Pathway, Queen Charlotte Track), fantastic mountain biking, sea kayaking, water taxis, mail boat, world class Marlborough vineyards, Omaka Air force Museum and Rainbow ski field in winter. Pick up a hamper from 'Apples for Charlotte' destination cafe, or sample world renowned green lip mussels at the local famous Mussel Pot cafe, Havelock.

This central location makes it easy to explore Nelson (1hr) Picton (35mins), Marlborough Sounds, Nelson Lakes, Richmond Range and much more.

Special conditions: A 10th person may be accommodated by prior arrangement Wheelchair access is good to the house, but bathroom facilities unsuitable and split level between living and kitchen Deck and section not suitable for unsupervised small children

Facilities

  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • Boat ramp
  • Clothes dryer
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Fireplace
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Kayak(s)
  • Life jackets
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1

    1 x Bunk bed

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Single bed

  • Master Bedroom

    1 x Queen bed

  • Sleep out

    Other sleeping area

    1 x Bunk bed
    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

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Maybe booked
Booked

  • Extras: Cleaning $POA (optional); Linen $POA (optional)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Mid Season
29-Apr-17 to 30-Apr-17
$150+/night $150+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay
Low season tariff
01-May-17 to 31-May-17
$140+/night $140+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay
Public Holiday
01-Jun-17 to 04-Jun-17
$150+/night $150+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $20/night;
3 night minimum stay
Low season tariff
05-Jun-17 to 19-Oct-17
$140+/night $140+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay
Public Holiday
20-Oct-17 to 22-Oct-17
$150+/night $150+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $20/night;
3 night minimum stay
Mid Season
23-Oct-17 to 15-Nov-17
$150+/night $150+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay
Public Holiday
16-Nov-17 to 18-Nov-17
$150+/night $150+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $20/night;
3 night minimum stay
Mid Season
19-Nov-17 to 30-Nov-17
$150+/night $150+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay
High season tariff
01-Dec-17 to 31-Jan-18
$200+/night $200+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay
Mid to High
01-Feb-18 to 28-Mar-18
$180+/night $180+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay
Easter
29-Mar-18 to 03-Apr-18
$180+/night $180+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $20/night;
4 night minimum stay
Mid Season
04-Apr-18 to 30-Apr-18
$150+/night $150+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay
Low season tariff
01-May-18 to 31-May-18
$140+/night $140+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay
Public Holiday
01-Jun-18 to 03-Jun-18
$150+/night $150+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $20/night;
3 night minimum stay
Low season tariff
04-Jun-18 to 29-Jul-18
$140+/night $140+/night
For up to 4 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. Service fees may also apply.

Reviews (76)

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  • Amazing location and property

    Amazing location and property. Thank you.

    JenD6554 100%|5x Apr 2017

  • Awesome location, great views and relaxing - Nice and tidy, May just...

    Awesome location, great views and relaxing - Nice and tidy, May just need a slight freshen up inside, some time

    MariaTh1 new member Apr 2017

  • Great location

    Great location. Keep coming back

    WayneM8 100%|4x Apr 2017

  • just needs a bit of updating but does have most everything you...

    just needs a bit of updating but does have most everything you need

    DeanS424 100%|6x Mar 2017

    Owner/manager responds:

    Thanks for your feedback. I am keen to get more in depth feedback from you, please - do you mean major kitchen/bathroom remodeling or decor? On the maintenance side, I am continually making improvements on the house and garden e.g. new roof, plumbing, electrical. This year the driveway (& hopefully decking) is being replaced. Aside from cost for me, it is always a trade off to keep the rental attainable for many Kiwi families. The flashier it becomes the higher the rental.

    Moenui_Retreat 100%|72x

  • Love the deck with the million dollar view of the sounds

    Love the deck with the million dollar view of the sounds. Great house on a nice clean section. We had an awesome time.

    CassandraAu1 100%|1x Mar 2017

    Owner/manager responds:

    Thanks for your kind feedback and for leaving the place so clean and tidy (feedback from my helper up there!).

    Moenui_Retreat 100%|72x

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