Rainbow View Lodge - Cosy Winter Studio Retreat

Lodge | Sandspit | #31857

9/10 (13 ratings)
  • 3 people
  • Studio
  • 2 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • No Kids
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Close to Wineries, Arts & Crafts,,Markets, shopping and excellent dining choices
  • Kawau Island ferry, safe beaches, coastal walks, outstanding parks & wilderness activities
  • Less than an hour from the Airport. Ideal for first night jet lag stays or last night repacking.

A cosy, quiet, North facing, all season retreat with easy access to the activities and entertainments of a wide area from coast to coast. Attractions include an Organic foods & Farmers market; Craft stalls; Art studios; Cellar Doors; Live pottery; great Movie theaters; safe beaches; surfing; shell collecting; Coastal walks; Beautiful Kauri forest; native bird sanctuary; Unique Donkey park; Historic Kawau Island; Excellent local museum;Jane Gifford sailing Scow; River steamboats; boardwalks; eco. trails; Goat Island marine Reserve; swimming, diving or fishing; boat and gear hire. All within minutes of our door.

We are just 45 mins from Auckland & 2 hrs from Bay of Islands.

Guests are welcome to wander through our garden & orchard areas. In the warm seasons we have a fabulous Monarch Butterfly grove. Multi car parking & private access. Small boat & Kayak parking ok. Continental breakfasts available.

We are registered Celebrants & can conduct garden or house Weddings and other ceremonies for smaller groups, but only by prior arrangement.!

Friendly knowledgeable hosts on site for travel advice and all things local,

Special conditions: Additional double sofa bed is considered comfortable or 'extra cosy' for adults. Cooking is limited to microwave & several other small appliances (provided) which are adequate for most stays . We are will consider special requests for own catering arrangements. Please ask. We love children, & will happily consider inviting them to stay on a case by case basis (age, mobility etc.) Please contact us with your request first.


  • Boat ramp
  • Cot available
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Shower
  • TV

Bed layouts

  • Living area

    Combined living/sleeping area

    1 x Fold-out sofa bed
    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning FREE (included); Linen FREE (included)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Standard rate
30-Apr-17 to 30-Oct-17
$110+/night $120+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $30/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 (13)

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  • Nice, self contained room on the back of the garage with lovely...

    Nice, self contained room on the back of the garage with lovely view.

    JudyH5 100%|2x Mar 2017

  • Only very slight drawback - may be dangerous to get out into...

    Only very slight drawback - may be dangerous to get out into fast moving traffic - solved by advice to turn left and turn around in wide gateway a bit further on the right. A beautiful place, gardens are spectacular. Very quiet.

    Scotland 100%|3x Dec 2016

  • Beautiful view, peaceful location, very clean and comfortable accommodation

    Beautiful view, peaceful location, very clean and comfortable accommodation.

    CarolineLe4 100%|2x Dec 2016

  • Rainbow Lodge is easy to find and central to a range of...

    Rainbow Lodge is easy to find and central to a range of facilities and locations.

    robyll167 100%|2x Nov 2016

  • Tidy

    Tidy. Nice view

    TimPe198 100%|2x Sep 2016

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