The Homestead at Clearview Estate

Bach or holiday home | Te Awanga | #17711

9.3/10 (48 ratings)
  • 11 Guests
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 7 Beds
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking


  • Historical restored homestead on an established Vineyard, Winery, Restaurant & Cellar Door
  • stroll down the driveway to the coastal trail - cycle and walk through the vines
  • many local activites, dining out, wineries, Cape Kidnappers, cycle path, swimming and surfing spots

The historic Clearview Homestead began life as a tobacco drying shed before becoming the family home of the Vidal family, circa 1915 as they established grapevines on this ‘No2’ vineyard. Nestled behind the hedge above the winery, the fully renovated rustic Homestead has become a sprawling family accommodation full of character & atmosphere. With an entertainer’s kitchen opening onto the dining, living rooms & deck, the gardens are private and sunny – also suited to smaller weddings & gatherings. With two bathrooms, two queen, two double & one twin single bedroom, the house suits varied groups, sleeping ten people easily. The smaller rear two bedroom rimu-lined ‘Shearer’s Quarters’ can be rented & secured separately. Enjoy a glass of Estate Chardonnay on the sunset deck in summer, or relax inside warmed in winter with a huge logfire, enjoying a book with a glass of Clearview Estate full bodied red wine.

Just a few steps away is our Red-Shed Restaurant using our own produce & herbs, organic, local & free range ingredients wherever possible to create our contemporary Mediterranean menu. For a relaxing brunch, a long lunch, the Clearview platter or coffee - enjoy casual rustic dining with friendly service. Sample the extensive range of wines at our Cellar Door, selecting the perfect wines to take home with you. Ideal for families or a long weekend get-away with friends, there are many local activities to experience; trips to the gannet colony, horse treks, river walks & cycle trails, beaches, local wineries, surfing the point break, beautiful Te Mata peak walks, local markets, & the extensive HB cycle trail at the gate.

Special conditions: Smoking allowed outside only & ashtrays to be used. Horses welcome with prior arrangement for grazing. The homestead is situated on a working winery/restaurant establishment, children will need to be supervised when outdoors. Dogs are welcome with advance notice - they must sleep outside and be tied up and kept under control.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • Cot available
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Fireplace
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Highchair
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Shower
  • Special events venue
  • Toddler safe
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair access

Bed layouts

  • Ensuite room

    1 x Narrow single bed
    1 x Queen bed

  • Master bedroom

    1 x Queen bed

  • Queen room

    1 x Queen bed

  • The Nest room

    1 x Double bed

  • Twin Single bedroom

    2 x Single bed


Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning FREE (included); Linen FREE (included)

*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 (58)

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  • Beautiful house with lots of character and very comfortable with sufficient heating...

    Beautiful house with lots of character and very comfortable with sufficient heating for a mid winter visit. Being on a vineyard was a great start, but one that was so welcoming and had such a fantastic restaurant made the visit complete. All the staff we encountered were superb, particularly cellar door staff. I visited with family from Scotland who were traveling around NZ for 5 weeks and listed this as the best place they stayed. I do plan to go back.

    Adelyn20 100%|1x Jul 2017

  • Great location and house, sitting off the road amongst the gardens and...

    Great location and house, sitting off the road amongst the gardens and vines of Clearview Winery, the house has large rooms and a great kitchen. The staff are easy to deal with and chatty so easy to get information from. They opened the tasting room at the winery restaurant just for us and provided a great tasting session, we left laden down with wine...

    camprs783 100%|40x Jul 2017

  • Lovely place to stay with the family, great being just across the...

    Lovely place to stay with the family, great being just across the road from the beach so we did daily morning walks to the beach. kids loved playing at the play ground at the winery. Best part was being so close to the winery and getting to do the wine tastings. over all Great stay!

    AlexP738 new member Jun 2017

  • The homestead was full of character and ideal for our requirements

    The homestead was full of character and ideal for our requirements. The type of place that you can really relax and unwind in. Fantastic location with the vineyard and beach right at your door step. Will be staying there again.

    terrot399 100%|10x May 2017

  • Really enjoyed our stay at this property

    Really enjoyed our stay at this property. We were a large group and so hard to find good accommodation where you can all stay in the same house. Lovely big kitchen and living room. Really pretty setting and so close to beach for a morning stroll.

    Sharon84 new member Apr 2017

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