Waikare Cove ocean access 4 bedroom rural property

Bach or holiday home | Russell | #9080

9.4/10 (51 ratings)
  • 11 people
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 7 beds
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking

Description

  • Free for you use: kayaks, bikes, fishing dingy and gear, table tennis, spa and heated swimming pool
  • Fantastic views, centrally heated, warm & cozy in the winterless North!!
  • Super, caring community life with heaps going on in the off-season!!

Located 7 minutes from Historic Russell, on Waikare Inlet, you will find our beautifully kept wood paneled cottage on 5 acres of native bush. Barbecue on the deck as you watch the sunset change the ocean's colours or have a spa in our covered outdoor area glimpsing the myriad of stars lighting up the inlet. Would you like a dip in the owners heated swimming pool next door? Not a problem! Its yours between 10 - 3 every day October - June.

We are located right across the road from Russell's newest native bush walk, there's a lovely secluded swimming beach 5 minutes walk away, or you might want to launch one of the kayaks at our own waterfront (tidal). The kayaks can also be taken to Russell's finest beach, Long Beach, where they can be used as surfing kayaks. The kayaks have fishing rod holders if you feel like trying your luck for one of our many luscious snapper or we keep a row boat and oars with two rods for trying your luck in our bay.

We have a range of FREE sporting equipment for your use: tennis rackets, mountain bikes, the kayaks and row boat with fishing gear, croquet, trampoline, table tennis, basketball hoop, lots of indoor games plus SKY, wifi available.

And of course, there's Russell. Swim with the dolphins, take a jet boat out to the Hole in the Rock or a leisurely sailing cruise around the islands, charter a boat for a day's snapper or marlin fishing, visit our historic sites and places, or just bring a book while the kids romp on the beach or paddle in our crystal clear waters. There's too many things to do here - I haven't even touched on the heaps of places you'll find to explore within an hour's radius of our home.

"We had an unforgettable stay...loved the comfy beds...kids love the pool..and kayaks...exactly like the photos but better in 'real life'." S.R, Canada

"The house is good value, good facilities, a stunning location" S.P, NZ

"Everything was perfect!" Z.D, NZ

"Such a relaxing time...Merci beaucoup" O.L, NZ

Special conditions: Smoking outside only.

Facilities

  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Clothes dryer
  • Cot available
  • Dinghy
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Highchair
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Kayak(s)
  • Life jackets
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Pool table
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • SKY TV ®
  • Spa bath
  • Spa pool
  • Swimming pool
  • Toddler safe
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Downstairs bedroom

    1 x Queen bed

  • Downstairs bedroom

    2 x Single bed

  • Upstairs bedroom

    1 x Queen bed
    2 x Single bed

  • Upstairs bedroom with balcony and library

    1 x King bed

Availability & rates*

Available
Maybe booked
Booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen FREE (included)
  • Multi-night stay: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 14 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night. Excludes school & public holidays. Off Season Special!! Stay for 2+ weeks and get all the features of high season rental for only $400 per week! Special applies from June 1, 2012 to September 1, 2012

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Winter rates
27-Jun-17 to 31-Aug-17
$150+/night $150+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $35/night; Children: $25/night;
2 night minimum stay
Tariff 4
01-Sep-17 to 30-Nov-17
$225+/night $225+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $35/night; Children: $25/night;
2 night minimum stay
Tariff 2
01-Dec-17 to 19-Dec-17
$265+/night $265+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $35/night; Children: $35/night;
3 night minimum stay
Peak season
20-Dec-17 to 15-Jan-18
$360+/night $360+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $35/night; Children: $35/night;
5 night minimum stay
Tariff 2
16-Jan-18 to 28-Feb-18
$265+/night $265+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $35/night; Children: $35/night;
3 night minimum stay
Tariff 4
01-Mar-18 to 31-May-18
$225+/night $225+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $35/night; Children: $25/night;
2 night minimum stay
Winter rates
01-Jun-18 to 31-Aug-18
$150+/night $150+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $35/night; Children: $25/night;
2 night minimum stay
Tariff 4
01-Sep-18 to 27-Sep-18
$225+/night $225+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $35/night; Children: $25/night;
2 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 (71)

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  • Excellent accommodation, great facilities - spa, kayaks, etc

    Excellent accommodation, great facilities - spa, kayaks, etc

    ShannelFlannel 100%|1x Jun 2017

  • Twelve members of Warkworth Branch of Forest and Bird enjoyed their weekend...

    Twelve members of Warkworth Branch of Forest and Bird enjoyed their weekend away staying at Waikare Cove. The walk into Russell is well worth it and the sound of kiwi at night and being visited by weka during the day a highlight. The house is comfortable and great for a fairly large group.

    RaewynMo4 100%|2x May 2017

  • Lovely cottage with lots of amentities to use and close to the...

    Lovely cottage with lots of amentities to use and close to the towns. Spa bath a little dated, but the kids loved the pool. We will definitely be back, we loved our stay!!

    Tcrewe 100%|2x Apr 2017

  • The property was great, the kids loved it & it was perfect...

    The property was great, the kids loved it & it was perfect for us as a family. There was plenty for the kids, big garden, trampoline, table tennis, basketball net, bikes etc. The scenery is breathtaking, & its very peaceful. It's just 10 minutes drive from Russell, so your close to shops etc.

    stevensm4 100%|1x Mar 2017

  • The property was great, the kids loved it & it was perfect...

    The property was great, the kids loved it & it was perfect for us as a family. There was plenty for the kids, big garden, trampoline, table tennis, basketball net, bikes etc. The scenery is breathtaking, & its very peaceful. It's just 10 minutes drive from Russell, so your close to shops etc.

    stevensm4 100%|1x Mar 2017

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