Ramarama Riverside Retreat

Cottage | Whangamata | #12925

8.8/10 (17 ratings)
  • 5 Guests
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • No Kids
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Set in a private setting with large lawns and trees just minutes to town and beaches.
  • Sunny home with decks for morning and afternoon sun.
  • A retreat for rest and rejuvenation in nature and beautiful surroundings

Our home is surrounded by olive trees, natives.

You can hear the sound of the river, a nice retreat from the busy township.

Views are to the surrounding mountains and bush in the distance.

The tap water is from a natural spring which is feed through ultraviolet purifiers, no chemicals in the drinking taps, shower, bath or the natural swimming pool in the river.

This is a lovely conducive environment for retreats. We the family offer options of yoga, meditation and healing with trained and certified teachers and practitioners.

With this in mind our home is not suitable for party goers and the like.

Just minutes away you have all that Whangamata has to offer great cafes, restaurants, RSA, New World Supermarket, shops, harbour and surf beach with two golf courses.

Hahei and Hot Water Beach are just over an hour drive as is Tauranga and Mt Maunganui. Pleasant, quiet hot pools at Athenree are a short 40 mins drive near Waihi Beach.

There is so many beautiful beaches on the Coromandel Peninsular it is really a beautiful area to come to heal, rest and recuperate and take 'time out'.

Alternatively 2 mins drive up the end of the road is the DOC bush and hiking trails to Wentworth water fall and beyond.

We have plenty of off road parking space.

The property has a family cottage down from the main house in the orchard which is used by family. This area is not available to guests and occasionally at certain times of the year we may have tents on the property.

Special conditions: The immediate area around the stream is unsuitable for campfires, fireworks, shooting, glass bottles or parties on the property. Only the lawn around the house and down to the stream is for guest use. No dogs or pets are allowed on the property. The bond is refundable, at the owner's discretion, if the property is left in the same clean and tidy condition as it was found. Exceeding the maximum of 5 people risks termination of contract. Check in after 4pm. Check out before 10am


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • Clothes dryer
  • Cot available
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Telephone (local calls)
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Front Room

    Queen bed with office desk

    1 x Roll-away bed

  • Middle room

    One king bed with door opening onto back deck with views to river and beyond.


Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen FREE (included); Bond $300.00 per stay (required)

*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 (26)

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  • beautiful view, house located in the perfect area

    beautiful view, house located in the perfect area.definatly worth the money

    rauyashr 100%|1x May 2012

  • This property was fantastic

    This property was fantastic. We only stayed in the main house, but it was very clean and beautifully presented. The garden cottage needs updating. The grounds were really beautiful. It's in a great location away from the town and beach, but very close by for easy access. It's up a dirt road, so you don't get any passers by apart from campers up the road. F was fantastic to deal with and we will definitely use her again for future bookings. We have no hesitation in recommending this property.

    lisher600 100%|1x Feb 2012

  • The house was lovely and well appointed

    The house was lovely and well appointed. Nice bedrooms, clean, crisp sheets. Kids loved the big yard to run around.

    anilan319 100%|4x Feb 2012

  • Lovely house by a creek

    Lovely house by a creek. We enjoyed staying here and travelling across Coromandel.

    devito682 100%|3x May 2011

  • Spacious, comfortable, everything provided necessary for a relaxing break either indoors if...

    Spacious, comfortable, everything provided necessary for a relaxing break either indoors if weather bad, or outdoors for walking and generally exploring the area. Loved the quiet, beautiful yet accessible location, the Sky TV, the wood-burning stove, the good-quality bed, the unpretentious & homely yet luxurious feel of the property. Great for a group, plenty of space. Loved the 2 local valley walks, didn't see a soul.

    clarom286 100%|2x May 2011

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