Central Thames, close to all local amenities

Bach or holiday home | Thames | #33568

9.7/10 (13 ratings)
  • 6 people
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 6 beds
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Central to shops, restaurants, museums
  • Thames is great for fishing. Plenty of room to park cars and your boat
  • Coromandel is a beautiful area to explore - wonderful walks, cycleway and beaches

Once a small old miners cottage, the property has been added to over the years, and is centrally located to great amenities. It still has the old character but recently renovated with modern facilities. Set against a hill, there are excellent views over Thames.

Grahamstown is the oldest part of Thames, which was a thriving gold-mining town back in its heyday. There are plenty of museums, old buildings and places of interest to see in the area. The Wharf has an excellent fish and chip shop. Grahamestown has a vast array of cafes and restaurants and the GBD (Grahamstown Bar and Diner) is definitely one not to miss. The is a Tourist Information site in the centre of town to help you organise your holiday - whether it be sailing, fishing, cycling, tramping or exploring by bus or car. The Coromandel is an area full of natural beauty and an abundance of flora and fauna.

Thames is just 1hr 20 minutes drive from central Auckland, and convenient to Rotorua, Tauranga, Hamilton and the Coromandel.

The Bella Street property has two decks - one off the lounge to view the town from a slightly elevated position, and a deck to the side of the property with a fenced off garden and steps up to private land where you can explore or just find a vantage point and sit and enjoy the view of the Thames area. If you've never been to this part of the Waikato, it's a great way to start exploring and enjoying Thames.

Special conditions: As the property is set against the hillside, there are steps to the property, with no wheelchair access. Small children would need to be monitor in the grounds due to the steps. The single bed has another single bed underneath that pulls out for use as two singles or push together to make a queen double. The double sofa bed can be moved into the lounge for extra room if necessary. There is a double blow-up mattress that can also be used in the sunroom for more accommodation.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Electric blankets
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • SKY TV ® - BYO card
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • 2nd Bedroom

    1 x Queen bed

  • 3rd Bedroom

    1 x Fold-out sofa bed
    2 x Single bed

  • Living Room

    Other sleeping area

  • Master Bedroom

    1 x King bed
    1 x Mattress/Futon/Air bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen $60.00 per stay (optional)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Peak Season
23-Apr-17 to 30-Apr-17
$200/night $200/night
2 night minimum stay
Low Season
01-May-17 to 31-Oct-17
$145/night $180/night
2 night minimum stay
Peak Season
01-Nov-17 to 30-Apr-18
$200/night $200/night
2 night minimum stay
Low Season
01-May-18 to 23-Jul-18
$145/night $180/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. Service fees may also apply.

Reviews (13)

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  • Very convenient to town, clean and comfortable

    Very convenient to town, clean and comfortable. Advertised photos do not do it justice, will be returning customer

    Jennyne6 100%|4x Mar 2017

  • Thames is at the start of the Coromandel

    Thames is at the start of the Coromandel . Good jumping off point for lots of various activities. To do justice to to north part of the peninsula , would recommend to also take a Bach for a couple of days up at the northern tip. But the Bach itself is fully equipped with all we wanted or needed and close into Thames shops and market and whatever needed. Great place to stay.

    ViviannP 100%|1x Mar 2017

  • Nice and tidy bach with good facilities and close to shops and...

    Nice and tidy bach with good facilities and close to shops and restaurants. Great views of the sunset!

    ErikHorstman 100%|2x Nov 2016

  • Beautiful home with so much space! Used this hometown get ready in...

    Beautiful home with so much space! Used this hometown get ready in for my wedding and there was plenty of space. Made life easier with 2 bathrooms and plenty of sleeping options! Loved the room with the built in sunroom the most. Modern bathrooms and a beautiful kitchen. Absolutely recommend

    pwincess_kaye 100%|3x Nov 2016

  • Great location, everything we needed, warm and great having 2 bathrooms!

    Great location, everything we needed, warm and great having 2 bathrooms!

    Ellavera22 100%|1x Aug 2016

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