Waiora Beach Retreat - Stunning Beach Holiday Home

Lodge | Medlands Beach | #29870

8/10 (4 ratings)
  • 7 Guests
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 4 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Only 50m to stunning E.Coast surf & white sands- swimming, fishing, surfing, diving just steps away.
  • Peaceful rural/seaview outlooks & full off-grid power system, solar/gas hot water & cozy woodfire.
  • Central location with easy access to shops & airport, boat lanching, bush walks & other attractions

This purpose built comfortable home features warmth light and comfort in stylish decor using eco-paints and products where possible. Generous open-plan living-room/kitchen and spacious decks encourage indoor/outdoor living and easy access to outdoor dining/entertaining. The property is solar powered with generator back-up and has a large rainwater tank, and we encourage conscious living utilizing Nature's precious resources where possible. Outdoor hot shower and access to toilet facilities helps keep the sand at bay, indoor shower is also available.

Beach and vege gardens are always a work in process - feel free to add your own creative touch ! The stunningly beautiful beach is a stone's throw away and often empty so its easy to believe its your very own personal paradise. Children's playground only 2 mins walk away, and large estuary and rock pools with safe swimming an easy 5 mins along the beach - you can even pick fresh mussels off the rocks at low-tide or fossick for shells and ocean treasures.

Please contact me for information concerning special rates, discounts for longer bookings, self-contained chalet options & B&B rates. If you choose the B&B/homestay option I can cater for your special dietary requirements if desired. Try my delicious green smoothies and g/f d/f pancakes!

WaiOra Wellbeing offers Nature therapies for your health and wellbeing and total R&R. Come with me on a guided Nature Therapy walk - this practice new to NZ and currently taking the world by storm will help you to experience nature in a totally new yet very familiar way....

or treat yourself to a 1:1 Flower Essence Therapy session for support, guidance and clarity on any life issue and take away a personalised Native NZ plant remedy blend.

I can also help you plan your stay, suggest places to explore and arrange bookings for local trips, events and other activities to make your holiday an Island adventure to remember.

Special conditions: Maximum of 7 staying. No hair driers, toasters, electric jugs or heaters allowed. No smoking. No bait in fridge/freezer- please bring a chilly bin. No open fires at any time - a total fire ban operates during Summer season. Please read instructions carefully re power systems and water conservation, use of local laundromat requested in Summer season. Pets on approval.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • Cot available
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Shower (outdoor)
  • Telephone (local calls)
  • TV

Bed layouts

  • Master bedroom

    1 x Queen bed

  • The Healing room

    1 x Mattress/Futon/Air bed
    1 x Split King bed

  • The Living room

    Combined living/sleeping area

    1 x Fold-out sofa bed


Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning $100.00 per stay (required); Linen $20.00 per person (optional)
  • Multi-night stay: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 10 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night.

*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 (4)

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  • The house is literally across the road from one of New Zealand's...

    The house is literally across the road from one of New Zealand's finest east coast beaches!

    RachaelMa12 100%|2x Apr 2018

  • Great spot

    Great spot. Lovely house just across from fantastic Medlands beach.

    YwainL13 100%|1x Jan 2018

  • This is a fantastic place to stay

    This is a fantastic place to stay. The house was amazing and super clean and it had everything you would possibly need for a relaxing holiday on the island. The outside shower was awesome too.

    ser44 100%|4x Feb 2016

    Owner/manager responds:

    Excellent Tenants- they are really welcome to come again anytime. They were respectful of my property and really enjoyed their stay here, leaving the house clean and tidy.

    Vixen23 100%|4x

  • Great location being able to walk across the road to beach

    Great location being able to walk across the road to beach

    CareyN 100%|13x Jan 2016

    Owner/manager responds:

    Very good tenants- they are welcome to return again.

    Vixen23 100%|4x

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