Stones Throw Beach House

Bach or holiday home | Ruakaka | #8919

9.4/10 (23 ratings)
  • 12 Guests
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 8 Beds
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


Only 100m to the Beach. 1and 1/2 hours from Auck. There is room for everyone here. Great beach house for a large group or two families holidaying together. Full fenced section, Five good sized bedrooms, huge lounge and dining area. A home away from home. Minutes to Awesome Surfing, Fishing, Diving, Sailing, Golf, kayaking, Marine / Bird reserves etc.......

The property is situated within a few meters to the beautiful white sand beach of Ruakaka ( Safe Patrolled Swimming). Easy to nip back for the forgotten item, to shower, lunch, etc. Great place for swimming, surfing, boogie boarding, fishing, gathering shellfish or beach walking. There is also an estuary with wildlife reserves.

Only 90 minutes north of Auckland and 25 mins south of Whangarei City, Ruakaka has much to offer the visitor:

* 5 minute drive to the stunning Waipu 18 hole all weather golf course

* 10 minute drive to the boat ramp at One Tree Point, awesome sailing,fishing and diving to be had!

* 10 minute drive to Waipu village with it’s numerous cafes/restaurants, small shops and museum

* 15 minute drive to Waipu Caves and walkway

* 5 minute drive to Ruakaka town centre, where there is a Supervalue supermarket, video rental store, GP, cafe, tavern

* 5 minute walk to local dairy

* Also in the area are fishing and diving charters, Kayak hire, horse trecks and some fantastic driving scenery

Located in the front section of paradise shores with slight sea views, this is the perfect place to get together, relax and enjoy this fantastic beach

Special conditions:

Christmas to Waitangi weekend (1st week of February)- weekly bookings only. Out of peak season - a minimum stay applies for public holiday weekends and 2 night minimum stay on weekends.

$400 bond for all stays, refundable upon return of key and a satisfactory inspection of property.

Check-in time 3 pm, check-out time midday.

Extras: Linen (included); NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave;


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Clothes dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Fridge
  • Highchair
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • master room 1 ensuite

    1 x King bed

  • master room 2

    1 x Queen bed

  • room 3

    1 x Narrow single bed
    1 x Single bed

  • room 4

    1 x Narrow single bed
    1 x Single bed

  • room 5

    2 x Narrow single bed


Maybe booked

*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 (44)

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  • Lovely house, great location

    Lovely house, great location. The house had everything we needed. Beds were really comfortable. Excellent size for 2 families looking for a beach side holiday. Would definitely stay again.

    AmandaSt21 100%|1x Apr 2018

  • Had a wonderful Easter at stonesthrow,and great weather the whole time

    Had a wonderful Easter at stonesthrow,and great weather the whole time.So safe with little people with bikes and scooters on the footpaths-we all live on hills.great to be fully fenced in with babies toddling around.House lovely and airy with lovely big kitchen and cool big bathroom with good sized bath.All meals eaten outside on the coolest bbq table and benches with hichchair to match.We were a big family group and all felt we had plenty of room.Girls loved their bunkroom.Love to go back.

    christinee6 100%|5x Apr 2018

  • Close to the beach and great for a big family

    Close to the beach and great for a big family.

    jessay369 100%|2x Mar 2018

  • Big place to accommodate 2 families

    Big place to accommodate 2 families. Nice beach very close by.

    LarissaKi1 100%|2x Feb 2018

  • So easy

    So easy

    joanen83 100%|1x Jan 2018

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