Arkles Bay Beachside Apartment - The Bach

Apartment | Arkles Bay | #27312

9.9/10 (24 ratings)
  • 4 Guests
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


This is a delightful 2 bedroom apartment with 1 bathroom, open plan kitchen/dining/living. Tiled floors for easy care stays at the beach. Completely refurbished and tastefully decorated with all linen and towels supplied. Fully equipped kitchen with stainless appliances. Covered patio for all weather enjoyment. A perfect place for you to escape to or experience a laid back holiday with your family and friends where shoes are optional and relaxation inevitable. Build sand castles, fly kites, swim, walk, explore the rock pools and just enjoy the simplicity of life at the beach. No sea view from the apartment but walk through "the breezeway" and, at high tide, the water laps at the edge of the lawn.

Arkles is a very popular, child friendly safe beach yet here you are tucked away from the crowds at the end of the bay in this little piece of "paradise". Just up the hill (a 2 minute drive or a 10 minute walk) is the Whangaparaoa Mall with supermarket, chemists, Banks, restaurants, cinemas and more. A pleasant walk around the lake to a children's playground and on to the sleepy Weiti Marina. Quaint Manly Village just a few minutes away by car and a little further on to Gulf Harbour Marina and Shakespear Park with its sheltered bays and fine walks across open farmland and bush. Pack a picnic and catch the ferry to Tiritiri Matangi from Gulf Harbour. "Tiri" is a world renowned open sanctuary.

Other day trips could include a trip to Waiwera Hot Pools and on to the historic Bohemian village of Puhoi and a visit to the Puhoi Cheese Factory. Further north to Warkworth, Matakana, Goat Island Marine Reserve and numerous vineyards.

Special conditions:

No smoking in or around the property. This property is governed by Body Corporate Rules so we ask you to respect these and the rights of other residents in the complex to their privacy and quiet enjoyment.

Extras: Linen (included); NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave;


  • Clothes dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair access

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Narrow single bed
    1 x Single 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 (24)

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  • A stones throw from the beach and many other places

    A stones throw from the beach and many other places. Kitchen was wonderfully equipped and the property was near the supermarket which is open everyday until late evening. I must also mention that it was in immaculate condition on arrival.

    errolmc1 100%|1x Mar 2017

  • The location is a gem

    The location is a gem. The unit is modern and well laid out with all the facilities needed. With outdoor patio perfect for what we required. The overall property was neat and tidy. We will be back.

    Bidwill 100%|4x Jan 2017

  • Lovely beach front property, ideal for a family break by the sea

    Lovely beach front property, ideal for a family break by the sea

    LizR6642 100%|9x Dec 2016

  • Great location, very nice host and lovely place

    Great location, very nice host and lovely place. Thanks Louise for making our stay extremely joyful. Highly recommended it.

    petees273 100%|3x Nov 2016

  • Lovely location Nice and close to everything Great for families of all...

    Lovely location Nice and close to everything Great for families of all ages

    richrd822 100%|10x Oct 2016

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