The Pickled Walnut self contained cottage

Bach or holiday home | Omokoroa Beach | #9647

8.6/10 (9 ratings)
  • 3 people
  • 1 bedrooms
  • 1 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • No Kids
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Views over Tauranga harbour estuary & lovely walk along the peninsula
  • Short walk to boat jetty and reserve & close to Fountain Gardens
  • Quiet, restful

The name comes from the Walnut tree which dominates the entrance to our property and from which we gather and pickle the nuts.

Situated on scenic Plummers Point peninsula we offer our comfortable 1 bdrm.cottage for a quiet,relaxing "get away from it all" holiday or weekend break. Stroll along the peninsula with spectacular views across the harbour to Mt.Maunganui or down to the boat jetty and reserve.From the verandah of the cottage watch the the boats at their moorings and the ever changing scenery along the estuary. In the vicinity we have mineral hot pools,fountain gardens(popular wedding venue),horse riding,tramping trails,quarry gardens, golf course and eating houses.We are a 15minute drive to Tauranga City with its attractive harbourside shopping,cafes and departure point for dolphin or fishing excursions.

Direction:-Plummers Point Road is opposite the Gull Service Station on SH2 approx. 15 minutes north of Tauranga

Special conditions: No smoking. Discount for stays longer than 2 weeks In from 2p.m. Out by 10a.m.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1

    1 x Queen 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
All year
29-Apr-17 to 29-Apr-18
$125+/night $125+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $30/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 (23)

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  • Pickled Walnut Cottage is a haven

    Pickled Walnut Cottage is a haven. I take my coffee machine and enjoy a long black in the garden setting, contemplating the harbour and the hills. Lovely people and a restful place to stay. Convenient to the city and all the area has to offer; fish from the pontoon, or just curl with a good book and a glass of local bubbles... lovely!

    janeen701 100%|4x Jan 2017

  • Great location if you are attending a wedding at Fountain Gardens

    Great location if you are attending a wedding at Fountain Gardens. I was a bit worried when we drove by 3 months earlier and saw that the owners were just a few metres away, but this was unfounded and they were great. We were not allowed to vacuum before departure, despite the instructions, and they have not posted negative feedback about the damage we did to their lawn manouvering my heavy wedding car.

    KeithO67 100%|1x Mar 2016

  • The cottage setting and views are stunning

    The cottage setting and views are stunning. It's a very comfortable and restful cottage, with a real bach feel. Limited cooking facilities but a comfortable and very restful place to take a break, set on a spectacular peninsular, close to city and its cafes and restaurants, as well as country stalls for local produce. Loved it!

    janeen701 100%|4x Jan 2016

  • Great wee place, very comfortable

    Great wee place, very comfortable

    Andrewleanne 100%|3x Aug 2015

  • Location was great if you are wanted something quiet (which we did)

    Location was great if you are wanted something quiet (which we did). The property itself whilst basic, has everything you could want. The bed was very comfortable, the kitchen was well equipped and there was plenty of off road parking. I would certainly recommend it to anyone who is just wanting to blob out and relax.

    GillW917 100%|1x Apr 2015

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