Renovated, warm, 2 bedroom bach in quiet location

Bach or holiday home | Waitarere Beach | #31852

9.7/10 (45 ratings)
  • 6 Guests
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 5 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking


Waitarere Beach is the perfect place to enjoy a relaxed pace of life. Come and get away for a weekend of beach and forest walks or lazy days watching SKY /reading books by the fire.

The bach is regularly checked by the owners to ensure a high quality of cleanliness, presentation and well maintained facilities.

Our pricing is based on 2 adults with up to 2 children staying free. Each additional adult $20, additional child $10 per night on top of base rate.

Small children are kept safe on the deck with a slide in gate. Watch the kids riding their bikes around the cul de sac or simply watch the world go by with a glass of wine on the deck.

Beach access just across the road for a safe, serene 5-7 min walk to the beach.

The Beach Retreat is just a short stroll away from the local Four Square, 2 local cafe/restaurants/ takeaway outlets.

The local Bowling Club does a great meal on a Friday night.

Visit the historic site of the grounding of ship the Hydrabad down on the beach.

Enjoy swimming on the safe beach with surf lifesaving patrols operating in the summer months.

Waitarere has 2 large forestry areas accessible to the public and vehicles can easily access/are permitted on the beach.

The Public Reserve has a children's playground, half pipe, BBQ facilities and tennis courts.

Extra attractions over summer are horse rides, the Big Dig and the popular Waitarere Forest Run (April)


LEVIN: a huge Children's Adventure Playground, Movie Theatre, Aquatic Centre and Golf Course

Ruahini Forest Park - various hiking trails. In the hills behind Levin.

OTAKI: (30 mins) a variety of outlet stores.

Captivate Adventures - outdoor adventure company up the Otaki Gorge for rafting etc


PALMERSTON NORTH (50 mins) Esplanade Gardens, Lido Aquatic Centre plus everything a city has to offer.....

FOXTON: (15 Mins) Dutch (De Molen) Windmill. The Dutch Market, Flax Stripper Museum and Horse Tram.

SHANNON: (25 mins) Owlcatraz Native Bird and Wildlife Park and Boutique Shops.

Special conditions:

*Guests are required to provide their own linen.

*Please leave bach clean and tidy as you would like to find it :)

*Guest numbers not to exceed those specified in confirmed booking.

*Please enquire regarding pets. Property does not suit large dogs.

*As with many properties in Waitarere we use bore water. We have a water filter/softener which greatly improves water quality. At times there may still be a slight colour and odour so we also provide 20 litre containers of fresh drinking water.

NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave; Bring your own linen (towels/sheets/tea towels);


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • DVD player
  • Fridge
  • Highchair
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • SKY TV ®
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 2

    4 x Single bed

  • Master

    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 (49)

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  • Great property

    Great property. Modern, and very tidy. The queen bed was sooo comfy, and the Sky movies was a nice surprise for the kids. The local store has everything you need, ands it’s 25 min drive to Levin. Friendly owners, I recommend this place for a quite getaway.

    Rebecca D. Nov 2018

  • Lovely place, had everything we needed and get information provided- highly recommend

    Lovely place, had everything we needed and get information provided- highly recommend

    Daniel W. Oct 2018

  • Loved the fire

    Loved the fire. Tidy clean and comfortable. Had everything we needed for a wonderful mini break.

    Ruth B. Oct 2018

  • Superb place, well set out with everything we needed for a relaxing...

    Superb place, well set out with everything we needed for a relaxing weekend away.

    Elise A. Aug 2018

  • Favourite winter getaway

    Favourite winter getaway.

    JulieS37 100%|3x Jul 2018

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