Waterfront cottage, Te Wahapu Bay, Russell.

Bach or holiday home | Te Wahapu | #3644

9.8/10 (40 ratings)
  • 2 people
  • 1 bedrooms
  • 1 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • No Kids
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Waterfront setting in the sheltered Te Wahapu Bay, Russell, By of Islands
  • 'Stand-alone' 2 level self-contained Cottage
  • Private & secluded - only 7 minutes drive to Russell Village

The Bay Cottage is situated in historic Te Wahapu Bay on the Russell Peninsula in the Bay of Islands. With its waterfront setting,'The Bay Cottage' is the ideal, romantic "get away from it all" location with comfortable and welcoming amenities. It provides a peaceful and secluded location for your leisure break or holiday.

A short drive to Russell Village, yet a world away from everyone, 'The Bay Cottage' provides a stunning waterfront holiday venue with decks looking out over the bay.

This is a great spot for European and UK travellers, with easy access to the historic Bay of Islands, Waitangi Treaty House and other early sites of interest in what was the first capital of New Zealand.

Special conditions: Minimum 2 night stay.Two persons maximum.PLEASE NOTE:Linen is optional (sheets, pillowslips, towels) - To assist water conservation(filtered tank supply) Linen is BYO or hire @NZ$$35 total for1or 2 people per week.Other bedding (pillows, duvets etc) supplied. Tariff range NZ$125 to $260 per night for 1 or 2 people depending on inclusions & time of year.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Boat ramp
  • Dinghy
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Fireplace
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Life jackets
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • STD Queen

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen $40.00 per stay (optional)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
21-Feb-17 to 03-Mar-17
$249/night $249/night
2 night minimum stay
Peak Season summer rate
04-Mar-17 to 31-Mar-17
$229/night $245/night
3 night minimum stay
High Season
01-Apr-17 to 30-Apr-17
$199/night $210/night
2 night minimum stay
Low Season
01-May-17 to 31-Aug-17
$149/night $169/night
2 night minimum stay
Shoulder 2017
01-Sep-17 to 31-Oct-17
$169/night $179/night
2 night minimum stay
Nov Dec
01-Nov-17 to 24-Dec-17
$199/night $249/night
2 night minimum stay
2017 summer peak
25-Dec-17 to 31-Dec-17
$229/night $229/night
2 night minimum stay
01-Jan-18 to 31-Mar-18
$249/night $249/night
2 night minimum stay
Peak Season summer rate
01-Apr-18 to 30-Apr-18
$229/night $245/night
3 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 (78)

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  • Spotlessly clean

    Spotlessly clean. Very cute little home by the water, had a very peaceful and lovely character. Great for a couples.

    emclarkson 100%|2x Feb 2017

  • The Bay Cottage was absolutely amazing

    The Bay Cottage was absolutely amazing. The views were fantastic, and the amenities helped make the stay exceed our expectations. Would definitely stay again.

    jordanmark new member Feb 2017

  • Beautiful property surrounded by bush, ocean and birds

    Beautiful property surrounded by bush, ocean and birds. Great getaway from the hustle and bustle of modern day life. We loved our stay and will be recommending it to our friends. A well needed break leaving us very relaxed.

    DavidHo39 100%|1x Jan 2017

  • Great location, clean and tidy batch, romantic views, quiet, good for fishing,...

    Great location, clean and tidy batch, romantic views, quiet, good for fishing, entertaining, holidays

    Alexandra(Sasha)P 100%|1x Jan 2017

  • Perfect retreat spot

    Perfect retreat spot. Great views from the deck, surrounded by trees and tui. Kitchen has everything you need.

    MWalker 100%|1x Dec 2016

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