Come and experience this unique property situated on 2 acres of ocean front land. Enter through the large arched castle gates to a private oasis. The stone house is nestled amongst mature gardens overlooking a generous curved courtyard.
The house is well appointed with an eclectic mix of comfortable modern and retro furniture, complete with quality bedding and linen. Neat original 70's style Formica and stainless steel bathroom, separate shower room and laundry with quirky 'tap to open' cupboards. Upgraded kitchen complete with espresso machine, grinder and dishwasher. Bright sunny living area with LCD TV, stereo/DVD/VCR with aux input cable. An interesting collection of DVDs, videos, games and books are available for guests to enjoy. The bedroom wing is accessed via a long wide hallway with bedrooms facing the courtyard. Spa pool, trampoline, outdoor settings, sweet-pea lookout deck and a 'round house' shelter encourage outdoor entertaining. The beach is accessed via an interesting walking track.
The beachfront is constantly changing with much to explore, near the property is a large cave with an adjacent stream cascading onto the beach, the Awakino river mouth is a short walk north offering good fishing and a recognised surf break.
Mokau has 2 cafes, 9 hole summer golf course and plenty to discover in the local museum which was featured on the Heritage Rescue TV series.
Awakino has a great hotel and bar where the friendly locals are never short of a story, surrounding areas have featured in films including the Piano, the Last Samurai and the Hobbit.
In the vicinity are the Mt Damper Falls, Tongaporutu's ever changing coastal rock formations including the famous Three Sisters , Whitecliffs walkway and brewery, Pio Pio museum, hairy feet tours.
Travel times are approximately - New Plymouth Airport 50 mins, New Plymouth City 1 hr, Hamilton 2 hrs, Waitomo Caves 1 hr 10 mins, Auckland 3.5 hrs, Wellington 5.5 hrs.
Ample off street parking.
For bookings less than 3 nights a cleaning fee of $40 will apply.
Smoking is permitted outside only. Pets by prior approval only. Pet owners are requested to be considerate of all future guests by ensuring pets remain off furniture, etc. Firewood provision is seasonal. Kayak and lifevests available on request.
Extras: Linen (included); Kayak and lifevests (included); Gas BBQ (included); NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave;