Traditional family bach true waterside location

Bach or holiday home | Waikawa Bay | #40482

9.6/10 (14 ratings)
  • 8 Guests
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 6 Beds
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Sunny private location accessed by a very short track from the road
  • Safe for all ages to enjoy the water for swimming and boating
  • Short walk to the boat ramp,Waikawa beach and childrens playground

For years we have enjoyed many family holidays with our children, grandchildren and friends and it is now time to share our treasured traditional family bach on a limited basis. The bach is on two levels. The first has two bedrooms, kitchen, bathroom (shower) with toilet, and a combined lounge dining area. There is an extensive deck with gas BBQ and outdoor furniture and lighting where you can dine or even cast a fishing line. You can sit on the deck and look over to the Waikawa marina and catch the last of the evening sun. A separate access leads downstairs which is a very large room containing a double and 2 single beds as well as an ensuite with toilet and shower and a washing machine. A door leads out to a lower deck right on the waters edge complete with outdoor sink for cleaning fish etc. At high tide you can tie your boat up to the bach and at low tide there is a very small beach. We are only a short drive to Picton and then on to the wider Marlbourgh area with its wineries, market gardens and beautiful coastal scenery. There are plenty of charter boat and fishing trips available as well as cycle and walking tracks. Kayaks, jetski and fishing equipment hire is available close by or bring your own with you. Alternatively just simply sit in the sun and enjoy watching people launch their boats at the ramp or wander around the marina. There is convenient roadside parking at the top of a short gentle access track that takes you down to the bach and water.


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

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1

    2 x Single bed

  • Downstairs Bedroom

    1 x Double bed
    2 x Single bed

  • Master bedroom

    1 x Double bed


Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Linen: Bring your own linen.

*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 (14)

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  • A fantastic place

    A fantastic place. As advertised It has a definite traditional Bach feel. Amazing location just at the water.

    Jack Hooker May 2018

  • Nice spot to stay close to water

    Nice spot to stay close to water

    spike74 100%|2x May 2018

  • Excellent location, relaxing, great spot

    Excellent location, relaxing, great spot

    SJacko07 100%|1x Apr 2018

  • A truely awesome spot right on the water

    A truely awesome spot right on the water. A true kiwi Bach with everything required for a super relaxing stay. Thanks for a great stay.

    donnacr5 100%|1x Mar 2018

  • Lovely bach, kitchen well equipped, clean

    Lovely bach, kitchen well equipped, clean. Awesome location. Loved the stingray

    JulienV9 100%|2x Mar 2018

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