Beachside Retreat - Matakatia Bay

Bach or holiday home | Matakatia | #6824

  • 6 people
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 5 beds
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Family friendly
  • Beachfront location
  • Beautiful modern home

A lovely home located in picturesque Matakatia Bay. With the beach at the end of the driveway and beautiful sea views.

If you enjoy sailing or water sports there are beaches everywhere to enjoy in any wind direction.

This modern home has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and 2 living areas. The main living area is open plan and enjoys sea views and fantastic outdoor flow onto the large wrap around deck complete with outdoor furniture and a gas bbq. The designer kitchen features all of the modern appliances you need for a relaxing holiday. The second living area doubles as a movie room with a big pull down screen and projector. The room opens onto a sun drenched back garden which includes a spa pool in which to relax.

Matakatia Bay has a boat ramp, ski lane and some of the safest swimming in Auckland. The Bay is located on Whangaparaoa Peninsula on the Hibiscus Coast, about 35 minutes north of Auckland City. Whangaparaoa is Maori for "Bay of Whales", and pods of orca and dolphins are often spotted in the Bay. The Hibiscus Coast area boasts great fishing and eight golf courses, including the internationally acclaimed Gulf Harbour Golf Course. With 10 idyllic beaches, and a fantastic national park all within a close drive, there is always something to explore. Guests are welcome to take the kayaks out for a paddle to discover the local paradise and tranquil bays.

The house also comes with TV, DVD player, music system, internet access (with your own laptop) and plenty of board games and DVDs to keep you entertained. Alternatively you can chose to do nothing and enjoy a glass of wine on the deck listening to the sound of the waves, watching the yachts sail by and the twinkling lights of the city and sky tower by night.

Special conditions: Bond required. Smoking outside only. No pets. Not available for functions. No parties and no additional guests staying beyond those booked No tents


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • Boat ramp
  • Canoe(s)
  • Clothes dryer
  • Cot available
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Fireplace
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Highchair
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Kayak(s)
  • Life jackets
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Shower (outdoor)
  • Spa pool
  • Telephone (local calls)
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 2

    2 x Single bed

  • Bedroom 3

    1 x Split King

  • Bedroom 4

    1 x Fold-out sofa bed

  • Master Bedroom

    1 x Double bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen $10.00 per person (required)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Shoulder Season
29-Mar-17 to 31-Mar-17
$375/night $375/night
4 night minimum stay
Low Season
01-Apr-17 to 31-Oct-17
$350/night $350/night
4 night minimum stay
Shoulder Season
01-Nov-17 to 30-Nov-17
$375/night $375/night
4 night minimum stay
Peak Season
01-Dec-17 to 14-Dec-17
$400/night $400/night
4 night minimum stay
Xmas Period
15-Dec-17 to 31-Jan-18
$475/night $475/night
5 night minimum stay
Shoulder Season
01-Feb-18 to 29-Mar-18
$375/night $375/night
4 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 (15)

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  • Very nice property

    Very nice property. Right by the water with very nice views. Was presented clean and tidy with good instructions as to how everything worked. Lovely place to stay.

    oleni194 100%|3x Apr 2012

  • Excellent

    Excellent ...loved the house and situation. wwe would love to book for another stay

    mariie34 100%|1x Sep 2011

  • The bach far exceeded our expectations

    The bach far exceeded our expectations. It is a beautiful, open plan modern home. It is tastefully decorated and has million dollar views. We were two couples and had more than enough space. The location is also fantastic. We enojed a day trip to Matakana and walks in Shakespear Park. If you plan to come to Whangaparoa pick this bach as you won't be disappointed!

    melaes321 100%|3x Jun 2011

  • We loved the quiet neighborhood and close proximity to the beach

    We loved the quiet neighborhood and close proximity to the beach. It was a very handy spot for us to explore the whole area from, including taking the ferry over to Tiritiri Matangi Island from Gulf Harbour only 5 minutes drive away. The bach itself was very well appointed and comfortable with stunning views day and night. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here.

    donner887 100%|2x Apr 2011

  • really loved the open plan living! kayaking was awesome as well as...

    really loved the open plan living! kayaking was awesome as well as the short distance trips to the beaches such as big manly beach! :)

    urvael657 100%|2x Feb 2011

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