Wairoro Park "Plumb House"

Bach or holiday home | Russell | #30149

8.4/10 (9 ratings)
  • 5 people
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 3 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking


  • Private Beach on a 64 hectare coastal estate.
  • Pets are welcome all year and stay in the accommodation with you.
  • Kayaks, life jackets and dingy complimentary for guests. 1.5 tonne mooring 150m off the beach.

Wairoro Part is a unique holiday experience with absolute private beachfront, native bush walks through Kiwi habitat, on a 64 acre coastal estate near Russell Bay of Islands. At Wairoro Park you'll enjoy luxurious holiday home accommodation at an affordable rate, in a peaceful and tranquil location. Thanks to our extensive grounds and the fact that we own the beach dogs are allowed off leash provided they are under their owners control and in their sight. Take a step back in time to 1970 for a real New Zealand holiday atmosphere and relaxed hospitality.

We have a large sloping lawn and flat grassed area above the beach for families to play and relax. On the beachfront there are a number of sun loungers and beach chairs. We have kayaks, a dingy, 1.5 tonne mooring, lifejackets, table tennis, books and games available for guest use.

The Russell to Okiato walk crosses the rear of the property running through regenerating Kiwi habitat. Wairoro Park has placed Approximately 1/3 of the property into QE2 trust, to protect this valuable habitat for perpetuity. Around the Chalet you may be lucky enough to hear Kiwi night and see Weka during the day.

The accommodation: Our A-frame chalets (3 in total) offer sea and beach views. Upstairs there is one double bedroom with a king sized bed. The second bedroom has two king singles. It is possible to make up a double bed in the downstairs lounge from a fold out sofa to accommodate two additional persons if required. There is a fully equipped kitchen, open plan lounge and dining area. A full bathroom including separate shower and spa bath. There is a covered deck with a BBQ and deck furniture. We supply towels and linen.

Wairoro Park has been owned by the Boerop family since 1971, with Beryl now retired and living on the property and happy to answer and questions.

We are able to accommodate larger groups by arrangement.

Special conditions: Pets are welcome. Smoking outside only Batch is one of 3 A-frames on Wairoro Park. Guests share several acres of lawn and facilities with renters of the other batches. We can accommodate various pets but they must be safe and friendly to children. Can rent the property for larger groups or low key-affordable/casual functions


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • Clothes dryer
  • Dinghy
  • Easy access
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Highchair
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Kayak(s)
  • Life jackets
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Shower
  • SKY TV ®
  • Spa bath
  • Special events venue
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 2

    2 x Single bed

  • Master room

    1 x King bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning FREE (included); Linen FREE (included)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Sub-peak 15 Jan- 31 Jan
24-Jan-17 to 31-Jan-17
$260/night $260/night
4 night minimum stay
Shoulder 1 Feb-31 March, inc labour we + Easter
01-Feb-17 to 31-Mar-17
$210/night $210/night
3 night minimum stay
Low season
01-Apr-17 to 13-Apr-17
$170/night $170/night
2 night minimum stay
Sub-peak 15 Jan- 31 Jan
14-Apr-17 to 17-Apr-17
$260/night $260/night
4 night minimum stay
Low season
18-Apr-17 to 23-Oct-17
$170/night $170/night
2 night minimum stay
Sub-peak 15 Jan- 31 Jan
24-Oct-17 to 20-Dec-17
$260/night $260/night
4 night minimum stay
Peak season 22 Dec- 15 Jan
21-Dec-17 to 13-Jan-18
$300/night $300/night
4 night minimum stay
Sub-peak 15 Jan- 31 Jan
14-Jan-18 to 24-Apr-18
$260/night $260/night
4 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.

Reviews (9)

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  • A great property for dog lovers, was a real treat to be...

    A great property for dog lovers, was a real treat to be able to take out 2 dogs on holiday with us. The Chalet was perfect for our needs with two kids in tow, only minor negative was all the cutlery and dishes were filthy and needed rewashing. Overall a pleasant stay.

    RebeccaHa31 100%|1x Jan 2017

  • Very disappointed at comment from Margo stating we are difficult payers

    Very disappointed at comment from Margo stating we are difficult payers. We have travelled South Island extensively using booking.com. Also North Island using many different vendors through booking.com. We have never had any problems. Is there any recourse for us as we feel our reputation has been damaged unnecessarily through someone else's incompetence.

    PeterRu13 new member Jan 2017

  • beautiful secret place

    beautiful secret place

    palmde421 100%|3x Mar 2016

  • We had a lovely stay, two happy and friendly ladies managing the...

    We had a lovely stay, two happy and friendly ladies managing the facility. Having the cooling system in the accomodation was a bonus and we made good use of the dingy and kayaks. Very quiet and private felt very relaxed, the facility is well set up to accommodate pets although we did not take our dog we were adopted by the facility dog who paid us daily visits. Managed to see a Weka but did not see or hear Kiwi, lots of bird life in the surrounding trees and bush. Very pleasant. Thank you.

    julitt141 100%|7x Feb 2016

  • Good place to stay

    Good place to stay.

    JackyMo1 100%|6x Feb 2016

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