Beach house at magical inlet

Bach or holiday home | Purakanui Inlet | #34553

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

Description

  • Lovely new wood burner and firewood provided
  • Internal flush toilet
  • canoe (single adult/2 children) provided with adult life-jacket

Ideal spot for a family holiday. Safe water activity: canoeing (canoe provided), swimming, fishing.

Interesting walks: well-maintained path to inlet mouth, Purakanui inlet walk.

Canoe or walk across the inlet at low tide to a pristine sandy beach and to Goat Island (Mapoutahi pa).

The Orokonui Ecosanctuary is a 10 minute drive away. Port Chalmers and the Dunedin Stadium aren't much further.

Large windows with a beautiful view out over the inlet. The afternoon sun streams in to warm the living area while on cold nights the house is kept cosy with a new wood burner.

Special conditions: Check in after 3 pm. Check out 11 am. There are two entrances; a rather overgrown path and a steep driveway suitable for 4WD vehicles, although other vehicles can use it to park off road. Entrance is NOT via the front door but using the North-facing slider. Guests are asked to be considerate in their use of water, as the rain-based supply is limited. No parties.No additional guests staying beyond those booked. No smoking inside. No tents. No open fires. No pets in the house.

Facilities

  • Canoe(s)
  • Clothes dryer
  • DVD player
  • Electric blankets
  • Fridge
  • Life jackets
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bunk bedroom

    2 x Bunk bed

  • Living Room

    Combined living/sleeping area

    1 x Fold-out sofa bed

  • Master bedroom

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

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  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen FREE (included)
  • Multi-night stay: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 6 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night. Excludes public holidays. Stay 6 or 7 nights and pay for 5. Free nights apply to lowest priced nights.

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Default Tariff
24-Feb-17 to 24-May-18
$110+/night $130+/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. Bookings paid for through Bookabach online payments incur a 3% credit card transaction fee.

Reviews (9)

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  • Stunning view and very comfortable bach

    Stunning view and very comfortable bach. A few maintenance issues to be addressed (eg leaking toilet cistern).

    Paulguard 100%|1x Feb 2017

  • Had a wonderful time in a cosy and very comfortable bach that...

    Had a wonderful time in a cosy and very comfortable bach that had everything we needed. Would happily recommend to others and would love to come back and spend more time exploring and relaxing in such a beautufull spot. Is just far enough away from everything but was still an easy trip into Dunedin for any excursions. We'll be back!

    ShonaRe1 new member Jan 2017

  • Great batch located in an amazing environment

    Great batch located in an amazing environment. Super clean and with everything you might need. Highly recommend it!

    MiguelCarb 100%|7x Jan 2017

  • Very tidy, modern and warm little crib in a wonderful location

    Very tidy, modern and warm little crib in a wonderful location. Very well sorted with all the luxuries of home - everything you could possibly need to enjoy your stay :)

    MattW136 new member Jan 2017

  • beautiful views and relaxing to the end the degree

    beautiful views and relaxing to the end the degree.,We couldn't get cellphone signal but that could've just been our phones

    NikiW5 100%|1x Dec 2016

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