Arapiki house- large funky bach sea views

Bach or holiday home | Raglan | #36429

9.6/10 (54 ratings)
  • 10 Guests
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 6 Beds
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Expansive views to Lorenzen bay, Mount Karioi and windfarm
  • All day sun over 3 levels of bedrooms and living
  • Stylish family friendly fit-out

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 quirky 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 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.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • Cot available
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Electric blankets
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Highchair
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Shower
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bed five

    1 x King single bed

  • Bed four

    1 x Bunk bed

  • Bed three

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bed two

    1 x Queen bed

  • Master bedroom

    1 x King bed
    1 x Single bed


Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning $95.00 per stay (required); Linen $18.00 per person (optional)
  • AA Smartfuel: Get 10c/litre fuel discount when you book and stay at this property for TWO nights or more [More info]

  • Multi-night stay: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 7 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night. Excludes school & public holidays.

  • Mates rates: 10% off for members with 5 positive reviews from other Owners/Managers

  • Last minute bookings: 10% off for stays over the next 21 nights

*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 (54)

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  • Beautiful holiday home, loved our time in Raglan

    Beautiful holiday home, loved our time in Raglan

    BritneyJa1 100%|1x Feb 2018

  • Great house, very accommodating for a group of our size

    Great house, very accommodating for a group of our size. Quite characteristic, loved the outdoor deck and patio areas and the excellent views of across the water. Located out of town but within a good walking distance although we made use of our hire car simply due to our group numbers.

    BillM318 100%|1x Jan 2018

  • We absolitley loved arapiki house

    We absolitley loved arapiki house. We will definitely come back to stay. Thank you so much.

    JessTehuia 100%|1x Jan 2018

  • Stunning property with everything you need!!! Can't wait to go back!! Just...

    Stunning property with everything you need!!! Can't wait to go back!! Just perfect!!!

    Kellhaysom 100%|2x Jan 2018

    Owner/manager responds:

    So glad you had a good time Kelly, would love to see you back some day!

    Meganjane683 100%|51x

  • Lots of steps up but so worth it! A fantastic home for...

    Lots of steps up but so worth it! A fantastic home for our family to celebrate Christmas together.

    janion638 100%|7x Dec 2017

    Owner/manager responds:

    Lovely to have hosted your family Xmas Janice, we made the bach for family get togethers!

    Meganjane683 100%|51x

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