Peaceful, sheltered retreat

Bach or holiday home | Mokau | #4698

9.1/10 (86 ratings)
  • 10 Guests
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 7 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • 55 minute drive to New Plymouth
  • Undercover outdoor living space

Our cosy bach is in the centre of Mokau village, between the Main Road and the ocean; sea, surf, river, cafes and swimming pool all a short stroll. Enjoy the peace and quiet of this secluded beach settlement.

Mokau is a great place to leave the stress of the city behind.

Great views of Mount Taranaki from the beach. Short drive to The 3 Sisters and Elephant rock. Enjoy a river cruise or game of golf ($5 all day). Go cave exploring or beach combing. Play games on our large section or just sit and relax on the deck. Wander though our local museum or go whitebaiting (seasonal). Sit by our warm log fire for inside comfort or the all weather shelter outside.

Dining options of two cafe/diners within minutes walk or Awakino Hotel which is a short drive. Closest shops would be Waitara - 50min approx away or Te Kuiti 1hr.

Bring your own food, coffee, beverages & toiletries. If you're short of anything Awakino Service Station and Whitebait Inn have some supplies.

*Secure storage up to size of a 4.4m kayak, by arrangement.

*2nd bar fridge for beer, bait & fish

*lockup garden shed (excludes garage)


*DVD player upstairs for the kids

*A stream runs down boundary of section which is not fenced but the Agapanthas create a low hedge.

*Duvets & pillows provided. If using our linen please have washed/dried prior to leaving or bring your own to save time. *Smokers outside only.

*Pets by arrangement only.

*Limited Telecom mobile phone reception but Vodafone is good.

*TV has Freeview and DVD player

*Available for your use; Highchair, games, books, puzzles, toy box, Fish Smoker, outdoor furniture, sun umbrella, iron, hairdryer

*Tents by arrangement only, a surcharge may apply

Special conditions: Book for a week, 7th night free. Bring own food and bathroom items. If using our linen/towels please have washed & dried for next visitors. All cleaning products supplied. Vacate by 12 noon on departure day. Smoking outside only. Pets by arrangement only.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Clothes dryer
  • Cot available
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Fireplace
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Highchair
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Also available

    Other sleeping area

    1 x Mattress/Futon/Air bed

  • Bedroom 1

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Cot
    1 x Queen bed

  • Mezzanine 1

    1 x Double bed
    1 x Narrow single bed

  • Mezzanine 2

    1 x Bunk bed


Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Linen: Bring your own linen.
  • Multi-night stay: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 7 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night.

*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 (186)

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  • A lovely homely Bach close to beach and Mokau township

    A lovely homely Bach close to beach and Mokau township. Well equipped for every occasion (and weather, the fire and board games were well used during our rainy weekend away at this time of the year.) We enjoyed the food at the local cafe and museum was just amazing! It was invigorating to take in the lovely fresh air of the beach, river and quiet streets of local friendly community people. Would love to stay again!

    Glen Bryant Studio 22 100%|120x Jun 2018

  • Nice property, clean, be back again for sure...

    Nice property, clean, be back again for sure

    Atu 100%|2x Apr 2018

  • The property needs a lot of maintenance and repair

    The property needs a lot of maintenance and repair

    ZaraR556 100%|1x Apr 2018

  • Gorgeous spot of paradice - you can't do anything but relax

    Gorgeous spot of paradice - you can't do anything but relax

    vickis52 100%|15x Mar 2018

  • Had an awesome weekend at this batch

    Had an awesome weekend at this batch. Perfect, private location with very friendly neighbours. The rooms were perfect size for couples and the outside dining area was incredible. We also used the BBQ which was very handy to have on site. I'll definitely be back to stay here. First time in Mokau and it was incredible!

    RebeccaHe9 100%|2x Mar 2018

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