Waiheke Bush Hideaway - Peaceful and Private

Bach or holiday home | Onetangi | #4823

9.3/10 (120 ratings)
  • 4 Guests
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 4 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • 12 mins walk to Onetangi beach, 3 mountain bikes and helmets available to guests at no charge.
  • Very private and peaceful location, surrounded by native bush and bird life.
  • No additional cleaning fee or bond to pay. Help yourself to herbs, spices, oils, tea & coffee etc.

Very private, peaceful bach surrounded by beautiful native bush. 2 mins drive to Onetangi beach, vineyards and restaurants.

Sunny deck, BBQ, hammock and swing. 3 mountain bikes, 2 tennis rackets, 2 boogie boards, golf clubs and guitar. Portacot, highchair, books and board games for rainy days.

10 mins walk to bus stop, nearest shop, takeaways, bottle shop and Onetangi forest and bird reserve. 12 mins walk to white silicon sand of Onetangi beach with crystal clear water.

Activities within 5 mins drive include; Onetangi beach, golf course, tennis courts, vineyards (including Stonyridge, Casita Miro, Peacock Sky, and Te Motu) and two bar/bistros on Onetangi beach (The Boathouse and Charlie Farley's).

A friendly and cosy bach ideal for romantic couples or small families wanting to experience something special and uniquely Waiheke, while being close enough to all the Island has to offer. Fitted with two heat pumps to make the bach cosy and warm in winter, cool in the summer.

Amazing birdlife with tui, fantails, kaka, parrots, native wood pigeons, and morepork (native owls) calling at night. Praying mantis and stick insects are common, and glow worms can be seen at night within 2 minutes walk up the road.

The Onetangi bus from the Ferry takes you to within 10 mins walk of the bach. Get off at the Onetangi Z petrol station.

Click on "Guest Comments" to read comments on how guests have enjoyed their stay at our family bach.

Special conditions: Two night minimum stay apart from summer high season and public holiday weekends (3 nights). Unless advised differently, check-in after 2.00 pm and check-out at 11.00 am. Public and School Holidays are peak rates. Linen and towels provided and no additional cleaning fee or bond. please bring own beach towels. Help yourself to tea, coffee, sugar, herbs and spices, cooking oil, jams and vegemite etc. Parking on the road is recommended. Bring torch if arriving after dark.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Cot available
  • Fridge
  • Highchair
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1 on mezzanine floor

    1 x Queen bed
    1 x Single bed

  • Living area

    1 x Cot
    1 x Fold-out sofa bed


Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen FREE (included)
  • AA Smartfuel: Get 10c/litre fuel discount when you book and stay at this property for TWO nights or more [More info]

  • Last minute bookings: 10% off for stays over the next 7 nights

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Shoulder season
20-Apr-18 to 31-Dec-18
$120/night $150/night
2 night minimum stay
Peak Season
01-Jan-19 to 31-Jan-19
$150/night $150/night
3 night minimum stay
High season
01-Feb-19 to 05-Feb-19
$140/night $150/night
2 night minimum stay
Holiday rate
06-Feb-19 to 09-Feb-19
$150/night $150/night
4 night minimum stay
High season
10-Feb-19 to 28-Feb-19
$140/night $150/night
2 night minimum stay
Shoulder season
01-Mar-19 to 20-Jul-19
$120/night $150/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. Service fees may also apply.

Reviews (239)

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  • Great value for money

    Great value for money. Lovely little bach nestled in the bush.

    IanM1634 new member Apr 2018

  • Very nice clean and tidy,

    Very nice clean and tidy,

    CarrieK 100%|1x Apr 2018

  • The location is amazing right in the middle of the bushes, but...

    The location is amazing right in the middle of the bushes, but the mosquitoes were not amazing lol. Enjoyed our stay, just what we needed to get out of the big city. Will come back. Thank you John.

    ZoyaP261 100%|2x Apr 2018

  • It's just a lovely place to relax and rewind

    It's just a lovely place to relax and rewind.I enjoyed every minute there. I definitely will come back.

    IreneWo2 100%|3x Mar 2018

  • Property was spacious and had lots of things- radio and iPod dock,...

    Property was spacious and had lots of things- radio and iPod dock, games, books and kitchen stuff.

    ShaunTa8 100%|2x Mar 2018

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