1960's bach - right on the beach front

Bach or holiday home | Pakawau Beach | #2754

9.4/10 (44 ratings)
  • 5 Guests
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking

Description

  • Beach front location among native trees and lawns with fabulous bird life and soft sandy seaside
  • 1960's style house with modern and retro furnishings and beautiful views to the sea and spit
  • Close to Farewell Spit, Wharariki Beach, Whanganui inlet, the West Coast and Aorere Valley

Our beachfront house is a 1960's open-plan design with oiled timber floors.It is lovely when it is warm and cosy when its raining. There are views straight out to the beach and up to Farewell Spit. The beach is soft and sandy, with a shallow gradient so very safe swimming and good for kayaking. Native trees around the house invite tuis, wood pigeons and shining cuckoos... The living room opens onto a deck and the garden has sheltered spots so there are nice places for reading or relaxing.

A tennis court and cafe are 2 minutes walk away. Collingwood is 15 minutes drive for groceries, a local museum, or fresh fish 'n chips at the Pub. Farewell Spit is 15 minutes drive, and Wharariki beach a further 5 minutes, through to the west coast. The Whanganui inlet is 15 minutes drive and you can continue down the west coast to Maungarakau Swamp Cafe, Patarau River, Anatori river and beyond. The Aorere Valley which ends at the start of the Heaphy Track has the Kaituna Walkway and Naked Possum Cafe, Devils Boots, goldfields, and the Bainham Shop.

Special conditions: During NZ school holidays - 4 night minimum booking applies. For long weekends - 3 night minimum. For high season a minimum of 7 nights or less by arrangement. Otherwise a minimum of 2 nights. Pets by arrangement.

Facilities

  • Bath tub
  • Easy access
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Double bed

  • Bedroom 3/gallery

    1 x Single bed

Availability

Available
Maybe booked
Booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Linen: Bring your own linen.
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Mid Season
23-Apr-18 to 29-Apr-18
$120/night $120/night
2 night minimum stay
Low Season
30-Apr-18 to 28-Sep-18
$100/night $100/night
2 night minimum stay
Mid Season
29-Sep-18 to 14-Dec-18
$120/night $120/night
2 night minimum stay
High Season
15-Dec-18 to 28-Feb-19
$150/night $150/night
7 night minimum stay
Mid Season
01-Mar-19 to 18-Apr-19
$120/night $120/night
2 night minimum stay
High Season
19-Apr-19 to 23-Apr-19
$120/night $120/night
7 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 (127)

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  • Beautiful location

    Beautiful location. Wonderful classic Kiwi bach which is simple but has everything needed for a very comfortable holiday. Nice and clean with fresh flowers in a vase on arrival. We all loved it and would definitely stay again if we have the opportunity.

    marion744 100%|5x Apr 2018

  • Simple beautiful bach with excellent swimming and walking just through the dunes

    Simple beautiful bach with excellent swimming and walking just through the dunes

    richpp40 100%|10x Mar 2018

  • Another fantastic stay at this lovely bach- family had a great time...

    Another fantastic stay at this lovely bach- family had a great time here and in the surrounds- lots of activities. Thanks for letting us stay again.

    philon171 100%|9x Jan 2018

  • The property is spotless, well maintained, and is located extremely well for...

    The property is spotless, well maintained, and is located extremely well for the beach and local amenities.

    MikeH438 100%|5x Dec 2017

  • Great family bach, lovely to have such easy acess to Pakawau beach

    Great family bach, lovely to have such easy acess to Pakawau beach. Well equipped.

    LesleyL6 100%|5x Dec 2017

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