BLACK HOUSE ON THE POINT - NZ's best Holiday House

Bach or holiday home | Lake Okareka | #9594

9.8/10 (47 ratings)
  • 19 people
  • 6 bedrooms
  • 8 beds
  • 3 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking
  • Best Setting 2014



It's the end of an era.

The Black House is no more..... Has now been sold and new owners are gutting out the interior and turning into a private residence. Is unavailable to the public to rent / hire out.

We do have another holiday house available to rent on an awesome beachfront site. If you previously stayed and enjoyed the Black House you will enjoy this one too.

Is on Bookabach, called White House on the Beach, ID # 27388.

Thank you to all the people that have stayed at the Black House and created fond memories.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • Canoe(s)
  • Clothes dryer
  • Cot available
  • Dinghy
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Highchair
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Life jackets
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • SKY TV ®
  • Spa pool
  • Special events venue
  • Telephone (local calls)
  • Toddler safe
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Vehicle available
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • D/Stairs bedroom 1

    1 x Queen bed

  • D/Stairs bedroom 2

    1 x Bunk bed
    1 x Super king bed

  • U/Stairs bedroom 3

    1 x King bed

  • U/Stairs bedroom 4

    1 x King bed

  • U/Stairs bedroom 5

    1 x King bed
    1 x Single bed

  • U/Stairs bedroom 6 Master Bedroom

    1 x King bed

Availability & rates

Maybe booked

  • Extras: Linen FREE (included); Cleaning $100.00 per stay (required); Refundable damage bond $200.00 per stay (required); Duvets & mink blankets supplied to all beds $100.00 per stay (optional)
  • AA Smartfuel: Get 10c/litre fuel discount when you book and stay at this property for TWO nights or more [More info]

  • Gifts & giveaways: Free complimentary bottle of Tohu Sauvignon Blanc with every booking.

  • Gifts & giveaways: Free use of 12ft dinghy, canadian canoe, surf ski, adult and child lifejackets, spinning and fly fishing rods plus tyre tubes for floating around the lake in.

  • Gifts & giveaways: Baby / kids things avail for free on request include wooden cot, portacot, highchair, changing table, single or double mountain buggy, kids toys, little kids wetsuits (3).

  • Last minute bookings: 10% off for stays over the next 7 nights

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Price band 1
09-Feb-16 to 09-May-16
$695+/night $695+/night
For up to 6 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $60/night; Children: $30/night;
2 night minimum stay

Reviews (77)

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  • lizgs189
    100%|5x Aug 2015

    Stunning vista, perfect accommodation for our family function. A really enjoyable stay.
  • KateM567
    100%|2x Jul 2015

    A beautiful house in a stunning location, with picture-perfect views of the lake and surrounding area. The house is spacious. We enjoyed relaxing by the roaring fire, and cooking and eating dinner together at the large dining room table. The hot tub was fantastic and very relaxing. We also enjoyed doing the 5.5km return walk on the boardwalk around Lake Okareka, with the amazing bird life and views. Close to the airport and town too, and mountain biking in the redwood forest.
  • Daniel Zhang
    100%|2x Jul 2015

    One of the top bach of NZ. Would love the opportunity to come back in summer!
  • markHonan
    100%|1x Jul 2015

    Great location right on the lake, spacious property with good facilities
  • JudeS585
    100%|1x Jun 2015

    Don't think you could find a better location for a holiday home by a lake. The facilities are superb and the position breathtaking. Fabulous for a get away winter or summer.
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