FRONT BEACH - stunning private beachfront location

Bach or holiday home | Maramaratotara Bay | #6882

9.3/10 (11 ratings)
  • 14 people
  • 5 bedrooms
  • 12 beds
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking


Self-catering Whitianga holiday home right on the beach. Prime seaside location at Front Beach, Ferry Landing on the east coast of Coromandel - 15 seconds walk to beach.

This holiday home has pristine view of Front Beach and Mercury Bay. Private family-style holiday accommodation with own ocean beach access.just metres away - stroll across the lawn and you're on the sand! Two kayaks are available for your enjoyment.

Two self-contained units: one 3-bedroom main bach and one 2-bedroom,available individually or together for larger groups. Separate bunkroom. Ample parking for cars, small boat, trailer. Rental rates available on request.

Safe swimming, boating, fishing, diving, scenic walks, guided tours and nearby wineries and restaurants. Short drive to Hot Water Beach and Hahei.

Handy to Whitianga coastal township and local services via 5-minute ferry crossing from Ferry Landing wharf, a short walk from holiday home.

Superb ocean views of Mercury Bay from most rooms and sun decks of holiday home. On a clear night, the moon and stars are something else!

Clean sand/shell beach, with several reefs exposed at low tide. Amazingly sculpted volcanic-ash cliffs and rocks. Mussels can be gathered from the rocks at low tide, or dive for them off the point. Some good sized snapper have been caught off Front Beach.

Small craft can be launched from Front Beach or adjacent Flaxmill Bay in suitable conditions. Mercury Bay is a blue expanse of ocean, with islands such as Ohina, Middle Island, Needle Rock, Rabbit Rock, Hole-in-the-Wall. An adventure playground on your doorstep. Front Beach, Whitianga, Mercury Bay, Coromandel.

Location: Whitianga and Front Beach are about 2.5 hours by road or a 4 hour trip by launch from Auckland. It's easy to forget Auckland city, any city, after a few days in this wilderness paradise.

Special conditions: Smoking allowed outside only! Water conservation is essential as we rely on tank water. Fireplace is in Unit 2 only Pets may be allowed with prior approval Linen: All beds come with duvet and pillowcase covers. Bottom and top sheets and your own pillow cases are to be used on all beds. References may be required and a bond is payable


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Clothes dryer
  • Easy access
  • Fireplace
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Kayak(s)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Shower (outdoor)
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bunkroom

    4 x King single bed
    1 x Queen bed

  • Unit 1 Bedroom 1

    1x Queen Bed

    1 x Queen bed

  • Unit 1 Bedroom 2

    1 x Queen bed

    1 x Queen bed

  • Unit 1Bedroom 3

    2x single beds

    2 x Single bed

  • Unit 2 Bedroom 1

    Queen Bed

    1 x Queen bed

  • Unit1 Bedroom 2

    2x single beds

    2 x Single bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Linen: Bring your own linen
  • Extras: Cleaning $POA (required)
  • Gifts & giveaways: Discount offered for stays of 7 days plus

*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 (14)

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  • He best of the best

    He best of the best

    SamKingUsana 100%|1x Sep 2016

  • The location is fabulous

    The location is fabulous. We rented both properties, one being far more modern than the other but both exceptionally clean.

    SueT 100%|3x Jun 2016

  • Such an awesome spot

    Such an awesome spot. Look forward to returning.

    shayleel 100%|1x Apr 2016

  • I can't imagine a more picturesque and relaxing location

    I can't imagine a more picturesque and relaxing location.

    IanS4446 100%|1x Dec 2015

  • location, views ,amenities from kayaks to cricket bat for beach cricket to...

    location, views ,amenities from kayaks to cricket bat for beach cricket to a old old set of golf clubs that one of us used for a quick nine holes .

    meoverworked 100%|2x Nov 2015

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