Warm Comfortable Relaxing with Sea Views and Walks

Bach or holiday home | Makara Beach | #31723

9.4/10 (46 ratings)
  • 6 people
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 4 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Close to cafe, beach, art gallery, coastal walks, Birds, plants and Sea life.
  • Only 15 minutes to Karori , 35 minutes to Welllington, 45 minutes to Airport
  • Great place for Families, couples, groups, retreats, trampers and nature lovers

So much to see in Makara, come and spend some time in this beautiful part of Welllington, New Zealand. Enjoy a winter weekend escape and visit this rugged coastal gem. Scenic walks, native birds, fish & unique coastal plant species. Amazing Cook Strait views along with sighting the Majestic Wind Turbines.

The Historical Gun Emplacements.

Makara Walkway (google for images & info) it is a 6km loop climbing to vantage points with spectacular views returning along the beach.

West Wind Recreation Area (9am-4pm from 1April to 31 July) seeing views of the Wind Farm, 2 walking tracks offering fantastic views of Coastline along with 2 mountain biking tracks.

Discover Makara Coast & Estuary with its range of native birds, fish and unique coastal plant species


Safe Rock pools for the kids.

Makara Peak Mountain Bike Park (cycling or walking) tracks for all skill levels, in restored native forest.

For people who like golf, there are two courses here in Makara.

One night stays are considered but there will be a supplement of $40 per couple stay.

One night $170 for couple plus $25 extra person $15 under 16yrs

Two nights $130 for couple plus $25 extra person $15under 16yrs


  • Bath tub
  • Clothes dryer
  • Cot available
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Fireplace
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Double bed
    1 x Roll-away bed

  • Lounge

    Combined living/sleeping area

    1 x Fold-out sofa bed

Availability & rates*

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  • Extras: Linen FREE (included); Cleaning $40.00 per stay (required)
  • AA Smartfuel: Get 10c/litre fuel discount when you book and stay at this property for TWO nights or more [More info]

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
High season tariff
05-Dec-16 to 31-Mar-17
$130+/night $130+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $25/night; Children: $15/night;
2 night minimum stay
Low season tariff
01-Apr-17 to 15-Sep-17
$120+/night $120+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $25/night; Children: $15/night;
2 night minimum stay
High season tariff
16-Sep-17 to 05-Mar-18
$130+/night $130+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $25/night; Children: $15/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. Bookings paid for through Bookabach online payments incur a 3% credit card transaction fee.

Reviews (46)

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  • Warm and tidy house

    Warm and tidy house

    SampathG 100%|1x Nov 2016

  • We're addicted to this place

    We're addicted to this place. Can't stop staying here!

    StephBa2 100%|3x Nov 2016

  • A warm, comfortable, inviting home by the sea

    A warm, comfortable, inviting home by the sea. So serene and relaxing, loved our stay and would highly recommend, as we would be back to stay again. Thanks Kristina!! ??

    NathanMe4 100%|1x Nov 2016

  • Beautiful place to stay

    Beautiful place to stay. Comfy. Clean & Practical. Absolutely loved it. Close to the cbd too. Enjoyed the books, wifi, stereo and dvd's, kitchen and facilities not to mention the beach. Thanks so much. Will love to visit again.

    MalM9146 100%|1x Oct 2016

    Owner/manager responds:

    Thank you! I am so pleased you loved staying here. You were great guests and your welcome back anytime time. Thanks again :)

    kristinama5 100%|47x

  • Tidy, warm easy care property great having beach and cafe right across...

    Tidy, warm easy care property great having beach and cafe right across the road, cell phone coverage not so great

    SarahHa10 100%|3x Oct 2016

    Owner/manager responds:

    Thank you for your feedback. Telecom coverage is good, vodophone not the best. Excellent wifi.

    kristinama5 100%|47x

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