Oyster Cottage... Unique waterfront farm cottage

Bach or holiday home | Te Makutu Bay | #35920

9.5/10 (19 ratings)
  • 6 Guests
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 4 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Beautiful bush walks through old remnant forest linking Poderi Crisci and Passage Rock Vineyards
  • Farm experiences and horse riding available through Waiheke Horse Tours operating on the property
  • Waterfront position with access to paddle boards and a canoe to explore the bay

Te Matuku Farm cottage sits within a 1000 acre property and on the edge of a marine reserve which is the home of the now famous Te Matuku Oyster. On booking you are able to request fresh fish or/oysters to be delivered to the cottage. The owners of the property and a manager are also on the farm . The property has been in the same family for 30 years and is primarily a labour of love to restore the native forest and marine environment. The cottage is nestled next to an old orchard with apricots, peaches, nectarines, limes, figs and old plum trees. There are chooks , sheep, horses and cattle on the farm and opportunities exisit to purchase horse treks, farm experiences, guided walks etc or to just be left alone to enjoy the experience and explore the walks independently.. The cottage sits between two top vineyards and restaurants and is 15 mins from Onetangi Beach .


  • Bath tub
  • Boat ramp
  • Canoe(s)
  • Clothes dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Shower
  • Shower (outdoor)
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bunk room

    2 x Single bed

  • Master bedroom

    1 x Split King

  • Second Bedroom

    1 x Queen bed


Maybe booked

  • Extras: Linen FREE (included); Cleaning $120.00 per stay (required)
  • AA Smartfuel: Get 10c/litre fuel discount when you book and stay at this property for TWO nights or more [More info]

  • Gifts & giveaways: Contact Waiheke Horse Tours and mention that you are staying at Oyster Cottage and receive a 10% discount for their Horse Adventure on Te Matuku Farm. Liz Hewson 021438549

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
High Shoulder
24-Apr-18 to 30-Apr-18
$300/night $350/night
2 night minimum stay
Low season
01-May-18 to 30-Sep-18
$250/night $250/night
2 night minimum stay
High Shoulder
01-Oct-18 to 09-Dec-18
$300/night $350/night
2 night minimum stay
High season
10-Dec-18 to 31-Dec-18
$500/night $500/night
4 night minimum stay
Low season
01-Jan-19 to 18-May-19
$250/night $250/night
2 night minimum stay
Default Tariff
19-May-19 to 24-Jul-19
$500/night $500/night
4 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 (19)

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  • Simply the best spot to relax

    Simply the best spot to relax....

    beliid486 100%|3x Mar 2018

  • Lovely peaceful location and great batch

    Lovely peaceful location and great batch. Will be back again sometime :)

    FreyaL 100%|7x Feb 2018

  • Lovely property in fantastic location

    Lovely property in fantastic location.

    ax2352 100%|3x Feb 2018

  • Beautiful location and house, very comfortable and clean

    Beautiful location and house, very comfortable and clean. AMAZING oysters! Thank you

    SuzanneF1 100%|1x Feb 2018

  • Our Family had a wonderful long weekend

    Our Family had a wonderful long weekend. There was something for everyone - swimming and paddle boarding, cows, horses, chickens and walks. Even the 15 year old girl asked whether we could go back! Thank you everyone for making our stay so easy and relaxing.

    PennyHo8 100%|3x Feb 2018

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