Secluded Cottage on beautiful private Peninsula

Bach or holiday home | Golden Bay | #3100

9.7/10 (6 ratings)
  • 6 Guests
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking


Escape to an 1000 acre Coastal peninsula of unspoiled wilderness and stunning views. Walk along the rugged coastline to private beaches, stunning rock formations, through Nikau Palm forests and endless ocean views.

Nestles a midst this abundant natural sanctuary, is our lovely cottage, with views overlooking the entire Whanganui Inlet. This charming holiday house is perfect for just a couple or for the whole family. The Cottage is spacious and modern with one double bedroom and one twin bedroom. There is also a double pull out couch for the kids. Feel at home in the large comfortable lounge with the fire place to keep you cosy. The kitchen is fully equipped with oven, fridge and microwave, should you wish to cook. However we also have a reputation for delicious food and would more than happy to spoil you with a special 3 course dinner delivered to the privacy of your cottage.

You are welcome to go fishing, dive for lobster and search for paua.

Excellent Mobile reception!

The Cottage is perfect for couples who wish to getaway together.

Families are also very comfortable in the Cottage, which sleeps 4 guest.

A Maximum of 6 guests can be accommodated with the sofa double bed, however it does get a bit crowded...especially on a rainy day.


* Private Beaches 20min walking or 3min drive,

* Explore a 1000 acre private peninsula

* 8 km of coastline

* Swimming beach

* second-largest Nikau forest in New Zealand

* Beautiful Scenic Walks (20min - 3 hours)

Tours available at Westhaven: Kayaking Tours, Quad Bike tour and Coastal Fishing Expeditions.

NEW! Relaxation massage by qualified practitioner.

Close by: Farewell Spit and Farewell Horse trekking.

Special conditions:

Smoking outside only

Pets allowed outside and inside the garage only

Check in: After 2pm

Check out: 10am

Extras: Cleaning (included); Linen (included); 3 course dinner served to the privacy of your cottage (Optional, NZ$64.00 per person); 4 course dinner + 1 glass of wine (Lodge dining - PEAK SEASON only) (Optional, NZ$72.00 per person);


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • DVD player
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Telephone (local calls)
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Lounge

    1 x Fold-out sofa bed

  • Main bedroom

    1 x King bed


Maybe booked

*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 (6)

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  • Fantastic location and an excellent property with all the facilities we needed

    Fantastic location and an excellent property with all the facilities we needed.

    BrianO 100%|1x Jan 2019

  • We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Westhaven

    We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Westhaven. It was everything we hoped it would be.

    SuzanneAs1 new member Mar 2017

  • Loved this location, completely away from it all

    Loved this location, completely away from it all. A beautiful private peninsular with many wonderful walks to private beaches. We loved everything about it, Cottage was clean, modern and well positioned with some nice touches to make us feel welcome, Would definitely visit again and would recommend to family and friends.

    Jacqui Livesey 100%|1x Jan 2016

  • A cosy cabin with an amazing view

    A cosy cabin with an amazing view. After taking one of the many great walks one can retreat to a warm fire and a well-appointed kitchen. This is a special place run by a special family.

    ajimuben 100%|2x Jan 2016

  • A wonderful location for a peaceful, relaxing visit

    A wonderful location for a peaceful, relaxing visit. The views are spectacular, the walking tracks take you through our amazing country. Definitely what we needed to escape the busy pace of life.

    jenntt677 100%|3x Oct 2014

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