Arapiki house- large funky bach sea views

Bach or holiday home | Raglan | #36429

9.7/10 (59 ratings)
  • 10 Guests
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 6 Beds
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


This gorgeous much-loved character holiday home of an interior designer/ art director is full of retro style yet offers all the comforts of a modern home. It's a funky 1950's-1970's renovated home, with character features and a great layout. The house is elevated across three levels with decks off the living areas and 3 of the bedrooms so you can follow the sun all day, and there are sea and mountain views every direction you look. The spacious top floor contains 1 king bed, a divan daybed and an ensuite. The middle floor has 2 queen bedrooms with sea and rural views and decks. The newly renovated kitchen has views to mount Karioi, a smeg freestanding oven and is well eqipped to cook for groups. There is an 8 seater dining opening to decking overlooking the bay. There is also a large open plan living with plenty of couches, a wood-burner and opening out to north facing under-cover outdoor patio with BBQ outdoor dining setting and big flat landscaped garden. Downstairs has two tiny bedrooms, 1 bunk and 1 king single bedroom + trundle with views of the windfarm. Perfect for friends and family getaways and set up well for children. Expansive views in every direction and quality comfortable furnishings, this home is about spending time with friends and family and enjoying the landscape and everything Raglan has to offer. DVDs and puzzles and some children's equipment available. Perfect town location with bay walks and everything you need 5 minutes drive away. Locals access to the bay at the bottom of the street walk swim at high tide and at low tide walk to the wonderful wharf with shopping and infamous fish and chips. Raglan's famous surf beaches a 10-minute drive away. Wifi included. Check out more pictures of the property and info about our favourite things in Raglan on instagram @arapikihouseraglan. Please let us know the age range of your group and the purpose of your trip when you make a booking request.

Special conditions:


Children under 2 stay free, children's rates for under 12. Special rental rates for long-term stays- contact us for details. House is elevated over three levels and may not be suitable for the elderly, please contact us to discuss. Staircase barriers available for children. Absolutely no parties or loud noise allowed- bach is in a residential area. Smoking only outside. Breakages and damage must be paid for- large groups may be asked for a security deposit.

Extras: Cleaning (Required, NZ$95.00 per stay); Linen (Optional, NZ$18.00 per person);


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Highchair
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Oven
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bed five

    1 x Single bed

  • Bed four

    1 x Single bed

  • Bed three

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bed two

    1 x Queen bed

  • Master bedroom

    1 x King bed
    1 x Narrow single bed


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*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 (59)

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  • Such a great stay, great property manager as well

    Such a great stay, great property manager as well. Thank you for a much needed and enjoyable break

    Rose St 100%|1x Mar 2018

  • Beautiful house, views and backyard (love the hammock swing)

    Beautiful house, views and backyard (love the hammock swing). We had a great stay - thank you!

    EmmaVdM 100%|1x Mar 2018

  • Such a beautiful spot! View from every window! So pretty

    Such a beautiful spot! View from every window! So pretty.

    KirstinFa1 100%|2x Mar 2018

  • We didn’t want to leave

    We didn’t want to leave. It was so homely and comfortable. We had lots of fun and laughs and never tired of the view.??????

    Dean&JackieC 100%|5x Feb 2018

  • Had a wonderful stay and woke to beautiful views

    Had a wonderful stay and woke to beautiful views. Location was perfect for us with the JetSki. Moving in and out was a little hard with all the steps and stairs but in turn was good for our fitness levels. Great spot fir our crew

    Jayne Chamberlain 100%|1x Feb 2018

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