Private Bohemian Retreat

Bach or holiday home | Matakana | #34160

10/10 (1 rating)
  • 12 people
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 6 beds
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Ideal location - absolute privacy but in the heart of Matakana and all the local attractions
  • Outstanding views - ideal for a serene vacation
  • Interesting contemporary house layout - ideal for entertaining and / or families

Absolutely incredible bohemian style house, on top of a private hill with breathtaking 270 degree views, surrounded by native and pine bush. It is an ideal location, 2 minute drive from the village and 5 minute drive to the closest beach, which can be viewed from the house. The house has a large open-plan kitchen/dining/living space, 2 bedrooms with ensuites, a large bedroom with a mezzanine double bed, a loft style room (ideal for kids) and a private sleep out in the bush. Special features include: outside swing bed, outside bath, BBQ, outside dining areas, bush walks around the property, multiple vege gardens, beehives and hens (produce available to you).

Discounts apply for longer stays, so please enquire and we are happy to negotiate. This property is also available for long term rental as of February 2016 from $750 per week.

The house has passive solar heating, and is warm, dry, and well insulated, with two indoor wood fires for winter. In summer the large french windows and doors can be opened right up for maximum air flow. The house is north facing, with exquisite views of both sunset and sunrise. There is a long gravel driveway with large concreted car park at the top.

Amenities in the area: Beaches, markets, cinemas, country parks, restaurants,


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • Clothes dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Easy access
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Shower (outdoor)
  • Toddler safe
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair access

Bed layouts

  • Loft bedroom

    Ideal for kids, with low beamed ceilings, walk in closet

    1 x Queen bed

  • Master bedroom

    High ceilings, french doors opening to Omaha bay view, attached to main bathroom

    1 x Queen bed

  • Second Bedroom

    Combined living/sleeping area,One mezzanine style queen bed over another queen bed, large staircase, attached to main bathroom

    2 x Queen bed

  • Sleepout

    Private romantic sleepout, perched up a short track away from the house. A very serene sleep!

    1 x Queen bed

  • Third bedroom

    Large bedroom with a sofa, large windows, potbelly fireplace, private bathroom.

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning $150.00 per stay (optional); Linen $150.00 per stay (optional)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Default Tariff
10-Dec-16 to 17-Dec-16
$400/night $500/night
5 night minimum stay
Peak Season
18-Dec-16 to 21-Jan-17
$550/night $550/night
7 night minimum stay
High Season
22-Jan-17 to 28-Feb-17
$500/night $500/night
5 night minimum stay
Default Tariff
01-Mar-17 to 10-Dec-17
$400/night $500/night
5 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.

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  • Very convenient to everything, town , beaches , vineyards , markets etc

    Very convenient to everything, town , beaches , vineyards , markets etc. And yet alone on a hill with great views and privacy. Fantastic place.

    Jeremy 100%|2x Jan 2016

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