The Palms Retreat - relax, enjoy, explore

Cottage | Kuaotunu | #31331

10/10 (20 ratings)
  • 2 people
  • 1 bedrooms
  • 1 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • No Kids
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Private, comfortable, sunny studio.
  • Only 100 meters to lovely Kuaotunu beach. A 5 minute walk to Lukes Kitchen, cafe & village store.
  • Safe boat ramp and easy access to good fishing. Room to park the boat. Bait freezer available.

The studio was designed so that we may provide our guests with modern, comfortable

accommodation, with a relaxed décor. Your comfort is our priority.

Through the first gate is a private, sunny courtyard for relaxation or alfresco dining.

This area is equipped with table and chairs, sun umbrella and a gas

BBQ. The smaller courtyard just behind the studio has a hot/cold shower.

We are within 100 metres of Kuaotunu beach and 300 metres to the boat ramp.

An easy level 5 minute walk will take you to Luke's Kitchen restaurant, café and general store.

The kitchenette is equipped with a small fridge, microwave, electric frypan, electric steamer,

toaster, electric jug and plenty of cooking utensils. There is no stove, but there is a gas BBQ.

There is additional fridge and freezer space available. There is also a front loading washing

machine in the studio.

All linen is supplied including beach towels. Linen is changed after the 4th day if your stay is

longer than 4 nights. Tea. coffee, soap, body wash, body lotion and toilet paper are supplied.

The property is centrally located and within easy reach of local attractions such as Otama beach,

Opito Bay, New Chums beach, Hot Water beach, Coromandel Town & Whitianga.

It's a great place to stay, come and see for yourself.

Special conditions: Ideal for a couple or single travellers. A mini service is provided on the 4th day for guests who stay for more than 4 nights. This includes a linen change.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Boat ramp
  • Canoe(s)
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Kayak(s)
  • Life jackets
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Shower (outdoor)
  • SKY TV ®
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Studio

    Combined living/sleeping area

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning FREE (included); Linen FREE (included); Kayak (bring own life jacket) FREE (included); Tea & Coffee FREE (included); Continental Breakfast $POA (optional)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Shoulder season tariff
28-Mar-17 to 12-Apr-17
$130/night $130/night
13-Apr-17 to 16-Apr-17
$150/night $150/night
3 night minimum stay
Shoulder season tariff
17-Apr-17 to 30-Apr-17
$130/night $130/night
Low season tariff
01-May-17 to 14-Sep-17
$130/night $130/night
Shoulder season tariff
15-Sep-17 to 17-Dec-17
$130/night $130/night
High season tariff
18-Dec-17 to 31-Dec-17
$150/night $150/night
2 night minimum stay
Christmas / New Year
01-Jan-18 to 07-Jan-18
$150/night $150/night
4 night minimum stay
High season tariff
08-Jan-18 to 28-Feb-18
$150/night $150/night
2 night minimum stay
Shoulder season tariff
01-Mar-18 to 30-Apr-18
$130/night $130/night
Low season tariff
01-May-18 to 28-Jun-18
$130/night $130/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 (20)

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  • Lovely fresh unit, close to the beach and local village

    Lovely fresh unit, close to the beach and local village. Thank you Chris & Chrissie you were great hosts! Would highly recommend this property.

    DianaT new member Mar 2017

    Owner/manager responds:

    Thanks again really pleased you enjoyed your stay, see you again.

    KrissyT 100%|17x

  • Perfect

    Perfect. Only a very short step to the beach.

    grahtt205 100%|2x Mar 2017

    Owner/manager responds:

    Awesome comments come back for longer and explore some more.

    KrissyT 100%|17x

  • The property is beautiful, wonderful setting in a tropical garden

    The property is beautiful, wonderful setting in a tropical garden. Quiet location and a short walk to the beach and nearby restaurants. The unit is roomy, very comfortable, quality linen and furnishings. The breakfast provided is healthy and exceptional quality. Highly recommend this property.

    Darryl-anneL 100%|2x Feb 2017

    Owner/manager responds:

    Wow those comments make it all worth while, thanks very much. We look forward to seeing again for some more beach time.

    KrissyT 100%|17x

  • Great location, minutes from the beach and from a great restaurant, Luke's...

    Great location, minutes from the beach and from a great restaurant, Luke's Kitchen. Accomodation modern, clean and tidy with a private courtyard to relax in. Awesome relaxed hospitality. Thanks Chrissie and Chris

    KathyWa11 100%|1x Feb 2017

    Owner/manager responds:

    Thanks again for your awesome comments. It's a great place that we are happy to share, see you again.

    KrissyT 100%|17x

  • Great studio and ideal for a couple looking for a place to...

    Great studio and ideal for a couple looking for a place to relax and explore the region. The studio was in immaculate condition with everything that you need and a great outdoor area. Beach is across the road and a short walk to the local village. Very friendly hosts tops it off.

    GeoffR 100%|3x Jan 2017

    Owner/manager responds:

    Thanks so much for your excellent review. It was a pleasure having you to stay. Good luck with the new house.

    KrissyT 100%|17x

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