Ohiwa Harbour Eco Retreat , - Coastal Echo Cabin

Bach or holiday home | Ohiwa Harbour | #29449

9.5/10 (39 ratings)
  • 6 Guests
  • Studio
  • 4 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • No Kids
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking


  • Timber Cabin, Native Bush. Stunning sea & harbour views, Off the grid
  • Handy to Ohiwa boat ramp & Waiotahi beach
  • Clean & Tidy, Peace and quiet.

Timber Coastal Echo retreat.(New Build ) Completly off the grid, with clean flushing tiolet. 4WD or AWD access. 360 degree sea and harbour views, surrounded by native bush with large stands of rewarewas, giant puriris.

All day sun, abundant birdlife in the surrounding bush including Weka, Kereru (wood pigeon),Tuis, Californian quails . Lights are powered by 2 solar panels. Fridge & 150Ltr water cylinder & heater are powered by gas.

Stunning sunsets taking in the night lights over Ohope.

Layout - Studio downstairs features 1 queen bed and 1 king single, kitchen & lounge all in one, with separate bathroom. Also, a long drop outside.

Upstair mezzanine has 1 queen bed & 1 single.

Stairs are made from a tree cut in half, so not suitable for children and only sober adults.

Motel type setup, just need to bring along your own towels.

Dogs - Allowed, but must remain outside due to new timber polished floors.(sheltered sleeping area out on deck)

Bush walks - Go for a long bush walk and never leave the property.

Perfect Eastern Bay location to take in all the local attractions;

Ohope Beach, Sunny Whakatane, Motu trails in Opotiki, Fabulous Waiotahi beach and Waiotahi pippie beds.

Short 30 minute drive to the Awakeri hot pools.

Drive to the East Cape and walk to the light house.Take in all the amazing walking tracks the the district has to offer.

Only 1hr 20 to Rotorua International airport. 2 hours to Gisborne, Tauranga & Mount Maunganui.

Special conditions: * Must have 4 wheel drive or all wheel drive vehicle * Upstairs to only be used by sober adults. * Property not suitable for small children * Pets must have own clean bedding. Also, stock (neighbouring paddocks) & bird friendly (wekas) * Linen excludes towels ( sheets,tea towels,bath mat etc.are provided) * Rubbish - Your responsibility or small fee if you wish to leave behind * No parties or events or extra quests without owners concent


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Fridge
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Shower (outdoor)

Bed layouts

  • Studio

    Combined living/sleeping area,Downstairs

    1 x King single bed
    1 x Queen bed

  • Upstairs

    Other sleeping area,Mezzanine - not for children !

    1 x Queen bed
    1 x Single bed


Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen FREE (included)
  • 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 school & public holidays.

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

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Shoulder season tariff
24-Apr-18 to 23-Aug-18
$100+/night $115+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay
Off Peak
24-Aug-18 to 24-Oct-18
$115+/night $130+/night
For up to 2 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 (39)

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  • Location plus ten

    Location plus ten. Just can't get enough need to go back..

    WilH4873 100%|1x Apr 2018

  • The cottage was spotlessly clean

    The cottage was spotlessly clean . It was peaceful and private with fabulous views.

    Lily-Taylor 100%|2x Mar 2018

  • Amazing place, very cool back story behind it too!

    Amazing place, very cool back story behind it too!

    TomH420 100%|3x Feb 2018

  • Fantastic fantastic fantastic the whole 360 degree view the wild weaka calls...

    Fantastic fantastic fantastic the whole 360 degree view the wild weaka calls and the tire peacefulness.

    WilH4873 100%|1x Feb 2018

  • Beautiful spot

    Beautiful spot. Views all over harbour. Perfect couple retreat.

    Evelinev 100%|17x Feb 2018

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