Papaka Bach - Awesome Waterfront Location

Bach or holiday home | Ngunguru | #6925

9.5/10 (32 ratings)
  • 4 Guests
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 4 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking


  • Waterfront location, just steps to the Ngunguru Estuary
  • Close to local amenities and beautiful beaches
  • Home away from Home, everything has been thought of!

Just steps to the beautiful Ngunguru Estuary, at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac, this surprisingly spacious and comfortable, fully furnished 2 bedroom, self contained property is your home away from home. We have thought of everything so you don't have to!

The interior is clean, open plan, modern and fresh, there's a full kitchen with dishwasher and gas stove & oven and is complete with everything you need. Towels and bed linen are provided as well as tea and coffee making facilities. The use of a small dinghy and kayaks with life-jackets are also available.

There's an outside laundry with extra toilet and shower.

Large lawn out front for outdoor games, tents, campervans, boats & jet ski’s, off street parking or just lounging around in the sun. NB: A walkway at the rear of the bach allows beach access to people staying at the property above.

Ngunguru has a 4 Square mini-mart, café, hairdressers, beauty parlour and Takeaways. The Sports Complex has a 9 hole golf course, tennis, bowls, and a Bar and Bistro.

Only 7 minutes to Tutukaka with more shops and restaurants. At the Tutukaka Marina, and Deep Sea Anglers Club you can arrange fishing trips and/or diving or snorkelling at the world famous Poor Knights Marine Reserve. There are several restaurants to dine at around the area.

Beautiful Matapouri Bay and the surf beach, Sandy Bay, are just a short drive away. There are several stunning coastal walkways to explore in this beautiful part of the world.

World renowned Whale Bay is also on the coast.

The Ngunguru estuary at your door step provides safe swimming for children and fishing and shellfish gathering. There is a boat ramp nearby where you can launch your boat to explore the pristine Ngunguru Bay and Sandspit and Ocean Beach. There's so much to do on the stunning Tutukaka Coast you'll never want to go home!

For the quintessential kiwi experience, in a beautiful location, you won’t be disappointed.

Special conditions: Priced for up to 4 persons. Extra persons $15 pp per night. 2 Nights minimum stay in peak season and Christmas period minimum 1 week. This is negotiable depending on your circumstance - please ask! Linen and towels supplied, smoking outside only, pets ok as long as they are cleaned up after. The property at the rear above the bach has access to the beach via a walkway down the left side of the bach through the gate. Internet banking & cash accepted, Paypal accepted but please add $1.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Boat ramp
  • Canoe(s)
  • Cot available
  • Dinghy
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Highchair
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Kayak(s)
  • Life jackets
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Shower (outdoor)
  • SKY TV ® - BYO decoder
  • SKY TV ® - BYO card
  • Telephone (local calls)
  • Toddler safe
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1 - Master Bedroom

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 2

    2 x Single bed

  • Bedroom 2 Alternative layout

    1 x King bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen FREE (included)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
20-Feb-18 to 28-Feb-18
$220+/night $220+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $15/night; Children: $15/night;
2 night minimum stay
01-Mar-18 to 01-Dec-18
$160/night $160/night
Default Tariff
02-Dec-18 to 20-Feb-19
$160/night $160/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. Service fees may also apply.

Reviews (54)

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  • Great location, house has everything you need and awesome little community

    Great location, house has everything you need and awesome little community. Dog- friendly which was great, clean and bed comfortable!

    AmysamIam 93%|15x Nov 2017

  • Great bach overall

    Great bach overall. Plenty of room, hot water and an incredibly well-stocked kitchen. Yard was a bit junky but certainly not a detriment to our stay. Perfect location to explore Northland.

    Neil Frank 100%|1x Oct 2017

  • Excellent location

    Excellent location. Clean and spacious. Loved our stay

    sarabs898 100%|10x Oct 2017

  • Nice situated property

    Nice situated property

    MikeW962 100%|3x Aug 2017

  • Lovely place!

    Lovely place!

    Sebastian Busch new member Jul 2017

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