Mac's House Matapouri Bay by the Beach.

Bach or holiday home | Matapouri | #2724

9.1/10 (59 ratings)
  • 5 Guests
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


A delightful spacious 1 bedroom modern compact family beach house for a romantic get -away at any time of the year. Open plan layout with spacious dining lounge and large decks. Great value, BBQ and gas supplied, outdoor areas, outdoor teak furniture, loungers, umbrellas, hammocks, library, tennis rackets, surf boards, stero, DVDs some CDs . TV DVD also in bedroom. Fully equipped just bring linen and wine.Flat rate charge no extra charge for more than 2 people as many place do

Suitable for 1-5- people only as only one private queen bedroom . Also lounge alcove has 2 double Futons ( parents and older child/ children ok )


MAC"S BACH on same property also available and could be rented together -Put the kids out the back and still have a romantic weekend on your own.

Situated less than 4 mins walk on the grass from Matapouri beach. between the shop and the beach. Tennis locally. Bush reserves walks, Whale Bay reserve, quiet street,...BUT BUSY IN JAN HOLIDAYS -

At neighbouring bays- Whale Bay walks, marina, cafes, resturant, sports club, fishing club, sailing, surfing,wilderness exploration/ adventure (Ngunguru Spit )Best Dive-Dive Tutukaka. . Famous Divers Haven- Kelly Tarlton, Wade Doak, Mac McCaffery, Lew Ritchie ...

Typical Feedback

Hi John,

We had a great time at Macs house in the weekend, perfect set up and will definitely be going back.

Thanks again,


Special conditions:

#Not really suitable for young toddlers

# 3 night min rental on Holiday long weekends

# 3 nights min rental Xmas- January Hols

# 2 nights usual min due to our costs.

# Self clean or you pay a cleaner (available)

# Entire property is non smoking

# Sorry no pets possible

Sorry we are NOT A MOTEL Not suitable as party house-Our family beach house

NO tents, groups, or guests beyond booking made

Extras:You arrange & pay the property cleaner. Contact TBA (Optional); NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave; Bring your own linen (towels/sheets/tea towels); Linen arrangements possible for overseas guests only


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • DVD player
  • Fridge
  • Kayak(s)
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Telephone (local calls)
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Main bedroom queen bed.

    2 x Fold-out sofa bed
    1 x Queen bed


Maybe booked

*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 (102)

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  • Felt honoured to stay in Macs House and read all about his...

    Felt honoured to stay in Macs House and read all about his life and work on the Marine Reserves of Northland. Wonderful location and beautiful coastal walks. Nice quiet & relaxing weekend away.

    tinaes587 100%|1x May 2009

  • it was just perfect for our occasion

    it was just perfect for our occasion . The bach was nice and tidy with all the ammenities in great order.

    lynke843 100%|1x Mar 2009

  • Great bach, very comfortable and personalised, great location, wonderful area with lots...

    Great bach, very comfortable and personalised, great location, wonderful area with lots to do (beach includes options for snorkelling AND surfing, lots of places for kids to play, close to lots of interesting things to do - snorkelling, walks, swimming, diving, etc.

    janies100 100%|1x Mar 2007

    Owner/manager responds:

    Thank you everyone -All income goes back into the property so we welcome returning and regular guests. Please advise us when booking. We also offer a full money back guarantee of satisfaction and are the ONLY Matapouri property to do so.We will also arrange early check in, and late departure on weekends if there is not a future booking due and offer extra nights at a discount if you want to stay longer if there is not a future booking due Thanks again, John & Judy & Family

    YachtSail 100%|220x

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