Gentle Annie Seaside Accommodation Beach House

Bach or holiday home | Westport | #4716

9.9/10 (15 ratings)
  • 6 people
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 3 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking


  • Stunning private property, enjoy the best of the West Coast, Beaches, Bush, Sunsets, Mountain Biking
  • Great place for the Kids, Obstacle Course, Maze, Fishing, Caves, Swimming, Bonfires,Biking,Beachhuts
  • Excellent base for local attractions; Old Ghost Road, Heaphy Track, Oparara Arches, Denniston, Seals

Our one-thousand acre property is set in surroundings where Aotearoa is as it used to be—lush, unspoiled and natural. A slice of paradise. Gentle Annie is an ideal place to get off the beaten track to experience New Zealand's untamed wilderness and truly appreciate the South Island’s West Coast. Bounded by the Tasman Sea, the mighty Mokihinui River and beautiful ancient bush, our seaside accommodation is a peaceful place to relax and enjoy time away from the busy life and provides a great base to explore our stunning region.

Centrally located in the Northern West Coast, Gentle Annie is near places of interest where day trips will get you north to the magnificent Oparara Limestone Arches, the Kahurangi National Park, the Heaphy Track and south to the Chasm Creek and Charming Creek Walkways, Punakaiki Pancake Rocks, the Denniston Plateau and the Cape Foulwind Seal Colony. We are on the doorstep of the new Old Ghost Road mountain-biking track!

In any season, enjoy time at Gentle Annie. It will nourish your soul and awaken your senses.

Special conditions: Linen is available for hire at $20 per bed per stay - please request when booking.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Barbeque - Charcoal
  • Canoe(s)
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Kayak(s)
  • Life jackets
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Telephone (local calls)
  • Toddler safe
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair access

Bed layouts

  • Cabbage Tree House

    1 x Fold-out sofa bed
    2 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

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

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Year Round
21-Oct-16 to 21-Jan-18
$110+/night $110+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $30/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. Bookings paid for through Bookabach online payments incur a 3% credit card transaction fee.

Reviews (16)

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  • We loved the wild west coast stunning views and for the first...

    We loved the wild west coast stunning views and for the first time in years an open fire, the Gentle-Annie area is wonderful plenty to do and see. The West Coast has some marvellous history as well, an added bonus.

    BradC237 100%|2x Sep 2016

  • As a beachside cottage this place is superb! A very well set...

    As a beachside cottage this place is superb! A very well set up and comfortable cottage and you can see the waves from the bedrooms and lounge. No need to drive anywhere if you don't want too, settle in and enjoy.

    CatherineRe4 100%|2x Sep 2016

  • Wonderful West Coast accommodation and setting

    Wonderful West Coast accommodation and setting. A rustic, cosy "home" for all weathers and right on the coast with views of the ocean. Private, comfortable and begging for a return. We had a lovely, interesting and relaxing holiday experience. Thanks so much.

    SusanCr3 100%|19x Sep 2016

  • Comfortable beds, nice linen, well equipped kitchen will magical views of the...

    Comfortable beds, nice linen, well equipped kitchen will magical views of the surf and completely private.

    kateon558 100%|11x Sep 2016

  • We really enjoyed our stay

    We really enjoyed our stay. Rimu house has a gorgeous view of the rugged west coast sea. We loved spending our evenings in the Cow Shed. We will definitely go back. thanks Jo

    JoB45447 100%|2x Sep 2016

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