Cosy Hideaway for Couples & Small Families

Bach or holiday home | South Bay | #34416

9.7/10 (32 ratings)
  • 4 Guests
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Tranquil haven, you choose if you snuggle up and read or explore the area.
  • 35 minute walk 'over the hill' to the centre of Kaikoura township.
  • 5 minute walk to the beach, 15 minute walk to the start of the popular Peninsula walkway.

Cosy and clean is what is on offer for you, suitable for a couple to either snuggle up with a book and enjoy some quiet time or bring their young family and enjoy the spacious grounds.

Free Wi Fi (password supplied upon payment), quality linen supplied at no additional charge, cleaned upon vacate at no additional charge. Cleaning products & vacuum cleaner are accessible should a mishap occur prior to vacating.

South Bay offers great outdoor activities; swimming or playing at the beach, children's playground, rock pools, birdlife, watching the activity at the boat ramp, charter a fishing trip, whale/dolphin watch operations, breath taking views on the Peninsula walk.

If you choose to walk/drive into the township of Kaikoura you will discover plenty of wonderful cafes/restaurants to enjoy the local fresh cuisine if you want a night off cooking or a great coffee and muffin.

However if cooking is what you like to do, Kaikoura is well equipped with a wonderful supermarket for all of your supplies. Also on offer for fresh supplies is the Sunday Farmers Market, where local growers and farmers sell their produce.

Other activities which may be of interest - 18 hole golf course is a 10 minute drive if you fancy playing 9 or 18 holes, mountain biking, reserve walks, and a skate park, tennis court and public swimming pool in the Kaikoura township along with a movie theatre and an aquarium.

If a pamper is what you are looking for, Kaikoura township also offers several day spa services for you to totally relax & unwind.

Special conditions: Smoking allowed outside only, please remove all cigarette buts. Garage not available for use however driveway allows off street parking for 2 vehicles.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Lounge

    Combined living/sleeping area

    1 x Fold-out sofa bed

  • Master Bedroom

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning FREE (included); Linen FREE (included)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
One Price All Year Round
16-Dec-17 to 16-Jun-18
$135+/night $135+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $10/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 (32)

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  • Good location

    Good location . Lovely little place that suited our needs perfectly. Clean and comfortable with everything we needed, including a nice outdoor area to sit in the sun.

    LesleyRo6 100%|2x Nov 2017

  • Awesome place to stay

    Awesome place to stay. Exactly as it says, a Cosy Hideaway

    VickiHa11 100%|1x Nov 2017

  • Good location sheltered from sea winds but close to beach

    Good location sheltered from sea winds but close to beach. Property is really well set up and comfortable.

    KathrynMc24 100%|1x Nov 2017

  • Right by the beach

    Right by the beach. Cosy wee getaway

    ThamesH2 83%|6x Nov 2017

  • Lovely bach good location enjoyed our stay nice walks

    Lovely bach good location enjoyed our stay nice walks. Our one suggestion would be maybe a broom to sweep the stones away from the door.

    RegE6883 100%|1x Nov 2017

    Owner/manager responds:

    Thank you for your suggestion, there is usually a broom in the laundry cupboard, I’ll have our cleaner remedy this. We are thrilled you enjoyed your stay.

    KimHi184 100%|30x

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