Cute & Comfy Kiwi cottage in idillyic location

Cottage | Simpsons Beach | #36295

9.5/10 (2 ratings)
  • 5 people
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 3 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking


  • An affordable holiday in top location in clean & comfortable private back to basics accommodation
  • Enjoy some of New Zealands most stunning beaches all within close location to your base
  • Plenty of outdoor and indoor entertainment, from cost free days out to local activities & tours

Cute, basic, clean, comfortable & well equippted - a relaxing 2 bedroom family cottage, on a private, level section back from the main road set amongst shade trees. 5 Kilometres North of Whitianga township and within a 20-50 minute drive to some of NZ's most stunning beaches. North to Matarangi, Whangapoua, New Chums, Kuaotunu, Otama, Opito, & East to Hot Water Beach, Hahei, Cooks Beach & Flaxmill Bay. An easy 300 metre walk from the cottage to Simpsons Beach - an idyllic bay, suited well to families of all ages and offers safe swimming, good fishing including surfcasting, boating of all sorts. There is a gorgeous lagoon at the north end of the beach, perfect for all ages to play safely, go rock exploring, climb Mt Maungatawhiri (approx. 40 mins each way) for expansive Mercury Bay views, or just while away the day under a shade tree with your favourite book whilst the kids entertain themselves. At the other end of the beach the surfers play, great fishing off the rocks, a chance to dig for tua tuas at low tide, Steeped in history looking across to Cooks Beach where Captain Cook named Mercury Bay. Whitianga and surrounds, offer many gorgeous spots to visit and explore without cost, such as the crystal clear fresh water swim holes located on the 309 road between Whitianga and Coromandel. Local activity operators water and land based are plentiful, fishing & dive trips, scenic boat tours, together with High ropes, Combat zone, horse riding, mini putt, cinema etc .. Its all on offer. The basic but comfortable cottage is ideal for one or two couples, a family of two adults and up to three children. The section is large and safe with fencing both sides, plenty of level parking for cars, boats, trailers etc. The main bedroom has a comfy Queen bed and the second bedroom has a double bed with a single bunk. The Lounge has Flatscreen TV/DVD, music box, Comfy chairs, books, games etc The kitchen is well equipped incl oven microwave f/freezer etc.

Special conditions: Smoking allowed outside only Pets allowed with prior approval Suit young families well Suit couples or 2-3 friends well Suit retired visitors well Suit visiting bowlers or golfers - Regular taxi service


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Barbeque - Charcoal
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Shower (outdoor)
  • SKY TV ® - BYO decoder
  • Toddler safe
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Bunk bed
    1 x Double bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Linen: Bring your own linen
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Default Tariff
22-Feb-17 to 22-Aug-17
$120+/night $120+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $30/night; Children: $30/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 (2)

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  • Great spot was perfect for our little family

    Great spot was perfect for our little family. Just over the hill to Whitianga for supplies and the best beaches in NZ!!!

    crustie70 100%|2x Jan 2017

  • Cute and basic Bach, all you need for a fun and relaxed...

    Cute and basic Bach, all you need for a fun and relaxed family holiday. Beach was only a short walk away. Simpsons Beach an absolute beautiful place to stay.

    NatashaBo3 100%|1x Jan 2017

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