WHY RETREAT - an oasis of relaxation!

Homestay | McLeod Bay | #28954

  • 6 people
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 3 beds
  • 2 bathrooms
  • No Kids
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Brand new building with panoramic views across McLeod Bay and Mount Manaia.
  • Fitness and yoga studio on the property, great hiking and swimming at sheltered or Ocean beaches.
  • Nearby cafes

Spectacular views, luxurious, brand new accommodation, and total relaxation await you at WHY retreat. Amenities include a queen room with ensuite bathroom, 2 twin bedrooms with 1 bathroom, private decks and lounge overlooking McLeod Bay, kitchennette, covered BBQ area, fitness and yoga studio on the property. There are plenty of optional extras to add to your relaxation, such as meals, in house massage or personal training and yoga classes. The accommodation only package offers 2 bedrooms for 2 nights minimum booking. The master bedroom with ensuite bathroom is also available on application (total 6 guests). There are plenty of activities in the local area including hiking, kayaking, abseiling, golf and beachwalks. WHY offers the perfect retreat!

Wake up to a symphony of birdsong, sunrise over a skyline of rocky spires, and a panoramic view of the bay.

The scenery from your own private deck is constantly changing as the tide ebbs and flows across the sandbank, and lighting plays on the rocks of the mountain. You will never tire of this palate of colors and textures. A stream with native bush provides a spot for secluded mediation.

WHY RETREAT can also be booked for individuals or groups, and packages can be tailored to include yoga tuition as well as fitness coaching and nutrition, massage and Reiki.

Special conditions: The master bedroom and ensuite bathroom may also be booked, price on application (total 6 guests).


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Clothes dryer
  • Dinghy
  • Easy access
  • Fridge
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Kayak(s)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Special events venue
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bayview Room

    1 x Split King bed

  • Manaia Suite

    1 x Queen bed

  • Rosella's Nest

    1 x Split King bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen FREE (included)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
standard rate
26-Oct-16 to 16-Dec-16
$200+/night $200+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $75/night;
2 night minimum stay
Summer rates
17-Dec-16 to 31-Jan-17
$345/night $345/night
2 night minimum stay
standard rate
01-Feb-17 to 31-May-17
$200+/night $200+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $75/night;
2 night minimum stay
Summer rates
01-Jun-17 to 26-Oct-17
$345/night $345/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.

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