SEA, SAND, GARDEN & LUXURY - A FAMILY HOME

Bach or holiday home | Kaiteriteri | #33763

9.1/10 (10 ratings)
  • 9 people
  • 5 bedrooms
  • 7 beds
  • 4 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking

Description

  • Secluded and sheltered pool area, catches all day sun, that turns into a magical evening setting.
  • A QUIET SHELTERED BAY OF UNIMAGINABLE VIEWS ! Glowing Sunsets and Warm Seas.
  • You'll love the pool area, here the sound of the waterfall soothes & afternoon drifts into evening.

Penguins Nest is a very private property, sheltered by lush grounds of beautiful shrubs and flowers. Situated in a quiet cul-de-sac but only minutes away from all the amenities. Completely re-furbished & renovated in time for summer 2015/16. It retains the charm and character of a loved family home. First time, ever offered as an exclusive holiday stay. Named after the Little Blue penguins that regularly nest under the garden shed !

From the garden a winding path leads down through the bush to Tapu Bay a lovely sandy beach, warm & safe to swim, with flounder, cockles & mussels for a feed Then caves and interesting rock pools for the kids and great fishing off the point too. House and garden views are spectacular, ever changing as the tide laps gently at the golden sand. A peaceful cul-de-sac of trees and bird-life. Yet only a stone’s throw from the bustle of Kaiteriteri. Here you'll find water-sports, mini-golf, a health spa with vegetarian dining, a couple more excellent restaurants and water-taxi’s that can whisk you to the Abel Tasman Park.

A Mountain Bike Park and the Taste Tasman Cycle Trail on the doorstep, follows the coast from Nelson to Kaiteriteri. Golf at several courses around the region. Motueka, has 2 cinemas, a great choice of leisure shops, two supermarkets, with many tasty restaurants & cafes. The coast and rivers provide excellent sea or trout fishing.

A visit to Golden Bay is a must, enjoy the lovely, old style town of Takaka. Just beyond town is Pupu Springs, the largest fresh-water spring in the southern hemisphere. Before you reach Takaka, hang a left, to catch a salmon at Anatoki Salmon Farm, the café will smoke your catch in a choice of styles. Spend a while at Wharariki Beach, it's huge caves, sand dunes and rock formations, are one of our favourite spots. If you’re lucky you’ll see baby seals playing in the rock pools. After a busy day sightseeing you can come home to relax in a really lovely home, pour a wine and swim in the pool.

Special conditions: The house is fitted out with beds for 9 people but an extra person may be accommodated on a sofa bed. A further 7 beds are available in our adjoining property, The Beech House, please enquire 021 02361049 On leaving the property guests are expected to leave the property reasonably tidy. Our cleaning service only operates on changeover day in between guests occupancy. If you have an extended stay we can arrange for someone to come in on a weekly basis to clean for a $140 charge

Facilities

  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • Clothes dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Fireplace
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Austrian Beds

    2 x Single bed

  • Bay View

    2 x Single bed

  • Fig Tree

    1 x Single bed

  • New Zealand

    1 x Queen bed

  • PANORAMA BAY

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

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Maybe booked
Booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen FREE (included)
  • Last minute bookings: 15% off for stays over the next 7 nights

  • Multi-night stay: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 7 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night. Excludes school & public holidays.

  • Mates rates: 5% off for members with 5 positive reviews from other Owners/Managers

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Mid Season
08-Dec-16 to 10-Dec-16
$370+/night $400+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $30/night; Children: $25/night;
3 night minimum stay
Default Tariff
11-Dec-16 to 25-Feb-17
$410+/night $430+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $30/night; Children: $25/night;
3 night minimum stay
Mid Season
26-Feb-17 to 30-Apr-17
$370+/night $400+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $30/night; Children: $25/night;
3 night minimum stay
Low Season
01-May-17 to 31-Aug-17
$340+/night $370+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $30/night; Children: $25/night;
3 night minimum stay
Mid Season
01-Sep-17 to 03-Dec-17
$370+/night $400+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $30/night; Children: $25/night;
3 night minimum stay
Default Tariff
04-Dec-17 to 08-Mar-18
$410+/night $430+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $30/night; Children: $25/night;
3 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 (10)

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  • The pictures do not do the Penguins Nest justice

    The pictures do not do the Penguins Nest justice. It is very clean, large with a great downstairs entertaining area where our bridal party spent most of our time. If cooking is your thing, this place has it all, double oven, island range top, plenty of small appliances, eight person dinner table with view of the property and bay a couch/tv area with a fireplace. The property is amazing, manicured, lots of vegetation. Lemon trees, beach access, lookout seat, outdoor pool, everything.

    JesseBr2 100%|1x Nov 2016

  • Beautifully presented property with all the mod con's

    Beautifully presented property with all the mod con's. It was very clean & tidy on arrival. We loved its location & particularly the views.

    the1vespa 100%|3x May 2016

    Owner/manager responds:

    Thank you for leaving the house so neat and tidy on departure.

    PaulG754 100%|23x

  • First class property, well maintained and in a superb location

    First class property, well maintained and in a superb location. Definitely recommend

    TomG6825 100%|4x Apr 2016

    Owner/manager responds:

    Hope to see you again another day :) Thanks for the cleaning job !

    PaulG754 100%|23x

  • Lovely property in a great location - lots of space for the...

    Lovely property in a great location - lots of space for the 6 of us with easy access to the beach. Would not hesitate to stay again.

    PaulH668 100%|2x Apr 2016

    Owner/manager responds:

    Glad you enjoyed our home, thanks for leaving it neat & tidy :)

    PaulG754 100%|23x

  • Fantastic property! Well appointed, home from home with fantastic views and access...

    Fantastic property! Well appointed, home from home with fantastic views and access to beach. Pool was a bonus. Great central location for activities in the area.

    bridgete1 100%|3x Feb 2016

    Owner/manager responds:

    So nice to have such lovely guests who leave the house really clean!

    PaulG754 100%|23x

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