Matakatia Bay Clifftop Retreat

Bach or holiday home | Manly | #33905

9.3/10 (10 ratings)
  • 16 people
  • 6 bedrooms
  • 9 beds
  • 3 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Expansive ocean views from every room
  • Perfectly located to explore the surrounding area and trips to Auckland city
  • Newly renovated and refurbished throughout

Situated in a prime location on the Whangaparaoa Peninsula overlooking the Hauraki Gulf, this true clifftop has sea views from every room.

The home has just been fully renovated and fitted out to a very high standard with brand new appliances and furnishings throughout, designed with comfort and relaxation in mind to give you the perfect holiday break!

Enjoy your morning coffee or breakfast on the massive feature deck and watch the sun rise over the ocean or try to spot the occasional dolphin as they pass through. In the evening, cook up a family dinner or fire up the barbecue and relax to enjoy the breathtaking views!

There is also Wifi, Sky TV (including Sky movies) and three 50" smart TV's (including the studio) should the weather not play ball. Everything in the house is brand new, including the heat pump for air conditioning, fridges, washer & dryer and appliances. Most of the lights can be dimmed.

There are a number of stunning swimming beaches within walking distance (or a short three minute drive) as well as some boutique restaraunts in Manly Village a short 10 minute walk away.

This house is an absolute dream come true and perfectly located to explore the surrounding area including: 15 minutes drive to Orewa with its boutique restaurants and shops and the surf beach , 25 minutes drive to the Waiwera thermal spring, 15 minutes drive to NZ only indoor snow park - Snowplanet, 10 minutes drive to Shakespear Regional Park and Gulf Harbour Marina, 60 minutes drive to the famous Matakana market and surrounding wineries. You can get to Auckland CBD by bus or ferry (from Gulf Harbour Marina) if you need a city fix.

For the bare essentials, there are supermarkets and full shopping facilities 8 minutes drive down the road at Whangaparaoa Plaza, alternatively, Pak'n'Save and Silverdale shopping centre are 15 minutes away.

You won't get bored! Welcome to our house and enjoy your holiday!

Special conditions: We request a $500 refundable security deposit to cover damage or excess cleaning. The info pack you will receive states what is expected to be done prior to departure. Smoking allowed outside only. The house is a clifftop property and is not fully fenced. Young children need to be supervised at all times.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • Clothes dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Easy access
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Shower
  • SKY TV ®
  • Spa bath
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 3

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 4

    1 x Single with rollaway bed

  • Bunk room

    2 x Bunk bed

  • Small lounge

    Combined living/sleeping area

    1 x Fold-out sofa bed

  • Studio apartment

    This is a self-contained studio separate to the mainhouse with its own bathroom and kitchenette.

    1 x Double bed
    1 x Fold-out sofa bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Extras: Linen FREE (included); Cleaning $100.00 per stay (required)
  • Last minute bookings: 20% off for stays over the next 21 nights

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
World Masters 2017
23-Apr-17 to 01-May-17
$450+/night $450+/night
For up to 6 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $20/night;
5 night minimum stay
Winter long term
02-May-17 to 23-Jul-17
$280/night $280/night
7 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 (10)

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  • Matakatia Retreat is a beautiful home that has all the luxuries of...

    Matakatia Retreat is a beautiful home that has all the luxuries of a 5 star hotel. Everything you could ever need in a property to feel at home away from home is in this house. The views from the back deck are amazing and the home is clean and spacious. Definitely a 5 out of 5 home.

    Panda4300 100%|1x Feb 2017

  • I would come back again with family, view was great, home was...

    I would come back again with family, view was great, home was clean and tidy. Highly recommend this place :)

    Anina01 100%|3x Feb 2017

  • Great views and close to beaches and shops

    Great views and close to beaches and shops. Plenty of room to spread out. Modern appliances and kitchen. Fantastic showers.

    LesleyandKelvinA 100%|4x Jan 2017

  • Great place

    Great place. Distant from beach though Needs bedside lamps, outside driveway lights could have been cleaner

    WarrenB 100%|1x Dec 2016

  • The home was absolutely stunning and fully furnished to be the most...

    The home was absolutely stunning and fully furnished to be the most amazing home away from home. Had absolutely everything we needed with the most modern appliances and so many shops close by. The views are absolutely stunning and we will definitely be back again!!

    Miss v Malone 100%|1x Dec 2016

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