Relaxation or Fishing@Puriri_Te Kouma

Bach or holiday home | Te Kouma | #30315

9.6/10 (37 ratings)
  • 6 Guests
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 4 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Spacious deck on which to read a book, watch the water or just enjoy the native birds.
  • Local boat launching facilities either off the beach or at the local all-tide Sugarloaf boat ramp.
  • Centrally located on the peninsula ensures easy access to both west and east coast attractions.

Our bach is a roomy, simple, easy-care and a relaxing retreat. You no sooner walk in the door and the “Coromandel Cramp” sets in. It is a TV-free zone so if you can't survive without it then this may not be the place for you. There is however a great selection of books for all tastes, board games, puzzles and playing cards.

The kitchen is well equipped with the usual cooking and eating utensils. A bread maker, espresso machine and a few pantry basics are provided.

Waipapa Bay is a sheltered pebbly bay with a small sandy beach. It is located 200m down the road with safe swimming, a pontoon to play on and all-tide anchorage for large boats. After their swim the kids can stop off in the shade of the old Puriri trees to challenge each other on the bush swing. There are two kayaks for your use in the lock-up shed and a selection of life-jackets can be found in the hall cupboard.

If fishing is what it's about then you have easy access to mussel farms within and outside the harbour, or venture further into the Hauraki Gulf. Boat parking at our place is at the roadside where large trailer-boats can be accommodated on a wide grass berm. The roadside lock-up shed can be used for storing your gear and has a chest freezer in which to store your bait and freeze your catch for the journey home. Boat launching is available at the Sugarloaf public boat ramp less than a kilometre away - launching fees apply.

For those without their own boat, fishing charters operate from Hannafords Wharf located in the next bay along. Details are available from the Coromandel Information Centre.

Coromandel town is a 10 minute drive away with a selection of restaurants, cafes and local shops. The nearby 309 Road features a number of attractions including the Kauri Grove, Castle Rock and The Waterworks. In Coromandel town you can visit the Stamper battery, take local walks or visit Driving Creek Railway - a popular attraction for visitors to the area.

Special conditions: Smoking outside only please


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Barbeque - Charcoal
  • Boat ramp
  • Electric blankets
  • Fridge
  • Kayak(s)
  • Life jackets
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 3

    2 x Single bed


Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Linen: Bring your own linen.
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Shoulder season
23-Feb-18 to 28-Mar-18
$155/night $155/night
2 night minimum stay
Easter Weekend
29-Mar-18 to 03-Apr-18
$160/night $160/night
3 night minimum stay
Shoulder season
04-Apr-18 to 30-May-18
$155/night $155/night
2 night minimum stay
Holiday Weekend
31-May-18 to 05-Jun-18
$155/night $155/night
3 night minimum stay
Low season
06-Jun-18 to 31-Aug-18
$135/night $135/night
2 night minimum stay
Shoulder season
01-Sep-18 to 18-Dec-18
$155/night $155/night
2 night minimum stay
High season tariff
19-Dec-18 to 06-Jan-19
$175/night $175/night
5 night minimum stay
Shoulder season
07-Jan-19 to 23-May-19
$155/night $155/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 (37)

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  • A great Bach

    A great Bach. Awesome location, clean, spacious, well equipped, lovely view, fabulous selection of rainy day books. We would love to spend more time there and will definitely recommend it to friends.

    carolest1 100%|9x Feb 2018

  • Really enjoyed our stay! Such a homely Bach with amazing views

    Really enjoyed our stay! Such a homely Bach with amazing views. I wish we could have stayed longer. Thank you so much to Sandra who was so accommodating - much appreciated.

    rosalie_hodgson 100%|1x Feb 2018

  • Everything about this house is lovely

    Everything about this house is lovely. It is in good shape, has everything you need (especially a well-stocked supply of kitchen tools), and an amazing espresso machine. The views are great and the access to the water is just a couple of minutes walk down the hill.

    pokey1228 100%|1x Jan 2018

  • Excellent bach to stay and relax

    Excellent bach to stay and relax. Everything you need is there and view from deck is beautiful. Loved our stay thankyou

    caroas788 100%|6x Jan 2018

  • Great place, fantastic views, loved seeing the Kereru and Tui within meters...

    Great place, fantastic views, loved seeing the Kereru and Tui within meters of the balcony. Everything you need plus more for a bach.

    MichelleAl5 100%|1x Dec 2017

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