Quiet retreat near beach, bush walks and cafes

Bach or holiday home | Akaroa | #6705

8.9/10 (62 ratings)
  • 7 people
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 4 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Traditional Kiwi Bach with mod cons such as broadband internet and espresso coffee machine
  • Great location - short stroll to Akaroa beach, cafes and shops
  • Great location - close to scenic & historic Akaroa walking tracks and exploring neighbouring bays

A tidy and well-maintained kiwi holiday home in a quiet street, sited on a flat section with some bush. A short stroll to the beach, cafes and shops, and well located for exploring Akaroa and the neighbouring bays, close to scenic & historic walking tracks around Akaroa. Also nearby wharf, bike and skateboard park, mini golf and playground are just a few minutes away by foot.

The bach has an open plan kitchen / dining / living area and three bedrooms. Bedroom 1 has a queen bed, bedroom 2 has a double bed and bedroom 3 has a set of bunks and a single. It sleeps 7. Parking for car and boat available.

Amenities: Broadband internet, log burner, fridge/freezer, microwave, washing machine, dryer, DVD, CD, radio & tape, deck.

A small stream meanders through the property. Although the stream is only ankle-deep, caution is advised with small children.

2 night minimum for regular weekends, 3 night minimum for long weekends. Last minute discount does not apply for long weekends or school holidays.

Special conditions: Minimum booking of 2 nights for weekends, 3 nights for long weekends, and 3-5 nights during peak of summer holidays.


  • Clothes dryer
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Fireplace
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Double bed

  • Bedroom 3

    1 x Bunk bed
    1 x Single bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning $50.00 per stay (optional); Linen $10.00 per person (optional)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Summer Season
17-Jan-17 to 30-Apr-17
$140+/night $140+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night; Children: $10/night;
01-May-17 to 31-Aug-17
$130+/night $130+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night; Children: $10/night;
2 night minimum stay
Summer Season
01-Sep-17 to 14-Dec-17
$140+/night $140+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night; Children: $10/night;
Summer holiday season
15-Dec-17 to 05-Feb-18
$150+/night $150+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night; Children: $10/night;
Summer Season
06-Feb-18 to 17-Apr-18
$140+/night $140+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night; Children: $10/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 (142)

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  • Comfortable & well-maintained cottage

    Comfortable & well-maintained cottage

    DavidSc9 100%|1x Jan 2017

  • Property in good location, but a bit tired inside, and the garden...

    Property in good location, but a bit tired inside, and the garden was a little neglected.

    SusanOx1 100%|4x Jan 2017

  • great older house, partially renovated

    great older house, partially renovated. well set up and close to town.

    JonF7783 100%|5x Nov 2016

  • Very nice place to stay

    Very nice place to stay

    chrigs69 100%|2x Nov 2016

  • Lovely little batch

    Lovely little batch. Cosy with a wood burner and heaters. Great location close to main street in Akaroa, but still tuked away. Good value for money.

    HelenTa9 100%|2x Oct 2016

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