The Anchorage in Schoolhouse Bay

Bach or holiday home | Kawau Island | #5308

9.5/10 (11 ratings)
  • 8 Guests
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 5 Beds
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Ultra Modern - Extremely Spacious Single Level Living
  • Direct Waterfront Access
  • Deep Water Mooring plus Private pontoon for boat access

Superior quality accommodation located on the shores of Schoolhouse Bay, this spacious beach home has all the conveniences of modern living in a secluded but easily accessible location. Wood burner for winter, decks for summer. Bush clad property with direct access to the water's edge, overlooking the main public wharf and boat ramp, just a few minutes from the ferry. An easy stroll through the public reserve takes you to historic Mansion House and licensed cafe. Walk to historic copper mine. Numerous other established tracks throughout bush containing a wonderful array of native and exotic birds and animals including Wallabies, Weka, Tui, Wood Pigeon, Kiwi, Morepork, Rosella and Kookaburra. Then there are the wonderful waterways of Bon Accord harbour with great fishing from the wharf and all around Kawau. The Kawau Boating club bar and shop are 5 minutes across the bay by water taxi or your own boat.

Special conditions: Guests must clean the house and take all their rubbish away with them when they leave - please note that there are no rubbish disposal facilities available whatsoever on Kawau Island. Guests are required to supply their own pillow slips, sheets, towels, bathmats and tea towels. This property is perfect for one or two families. Sorry but we do not rent to large non-family groups.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Boat ramp
  • Clothes dryer
  • Cot available
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Fireplace
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Shower (outdoor)
  • SKY TV ®
  • Toddler safe
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Bunk bed
    1 x Double bed

  • Master Bedroom

    1 x Bunk bed
    1 x Queen bed

  • Open plan area

    Combined living/sleeping area

    1 x Single with rollaway bed


Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Linen: Bring your own linen.
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Default Tariff
22-Feb-18 to 28-Mar-18
$200/night $250/night
2 night minimum stay
Easter Holiday
29-Mar-18 to 02-Apr-18
$250/night $250/night
4 night minimum stay
Default Tariff
03-Apr-18 to 30-Apr-18
$200/night $250/night
2 night minimum stay
Winter Rate
01-May-18 to 22-May-18
$200/night $250/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 (17)

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  • Lovely setting and views

    Lovely setting and views. Perfect for children. Nice kiwi bach feel about it.

    aniter648 100%|2x Feb 2018

  • Great place to stay

    Great place to stay. Very tidy and modern inside with everything you need. Its great having use of the pontoon at the bottom of the track which makes bringing your gear to the house a bit easier so long as you time it right with the high tide. Would definitely stay again

    anthsi585 100%|2x Dec 2017

  • Access track is steep but the outlook from the bach is great...

    Access track is steep but the outlook from the bach is great and makes up for it. Lovely modern property, lots of sun, everything works, great deck, good facilities, plenty of space inside, excellent sunny deck. Recommended

    Wal-Marshall 100%|4x Oct 2017

  • Top place in perfect condtion and the photos reflected the house

    Top place in perfect condtion and the photos reflected the house

    MikeW745 100%|1x Apr 2017

  • Great place will use again

    Great place will use again.

    jamery51 100%|7x Mar 2017

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