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Bookabach

Member since: 2014
Speaks english

Quintessential kiwi bach

13 Reviews
Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this Port Waikato holiday house

Bach or holiday home, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, (Sleeps 7)

One level easy access, large outdoor living area with big covered all weather deck.

Hang out in the yard with the Tui's and the Wood Pigeons. It's a big yard that catches the sun all day, just follow it around or take cover under one of the many trees. Nice gardens with interesting features that attract the birds. Hills form a backdrop.

Take a short walk across to the big bay and wander around the vast sand hills to the river mouth. If it's fishing you are into the river is the place for you- its hard not to catch a fish. Whitebait galore in season. We have a fish cleaning area and outdoor shower.

Sunset beach is a leisurely 20 minute walk or 1 minute drive. Expansive beach with patrolled lifeguards in season. Surfing is not crowded and hassle free. The best sunsets!

Just an hour out of Auckland and you will be instantly rewarded with Port Waikato and all it has to offer. Plus this little house has everything you need for a getaway.

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);

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Bookabach (Property Manager)
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Member since: 2014
Speaks english

What makes this house unique

great yard for all to enjoy

Reviews

4.7
based on 13 traveller reviews

Quintessential kiwi bach
average rating of 4.6923075 based on 13 reviews
5

It was a wild, wet morning on arrival, and the heater warmed the house up quickly.

  • 5 of 5

It was a wild, wet morning on arrival, and the heater warmed the house up quickly. The decor is cheerful and had everything we required. My niece enjoyed exploring the section and all the quirky art pieces dotted around. It is a peaceful location, and a great getaway for some down time.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

A lovely warm batch, the most uniquely decorated place I have ever stayed, every time you look arou

  • 5 of 5

A lovely warm batch, the most uniquely decorated place I have ever stayed, every time you look around you notice something more! We just loved it!!

It was so peaceful to hear the Tuis right outside our window.

Take your own fruit, as we didn't and at $1.20 per apple from the local store, we regretted it! Also Sylvias the restaurant is not open June-Sept, so either cook or we went out in Tuakau to watch the AB's rugby game.

Would recommend to anyone wanting a break, and just to chill out!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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Awesome place to come and stay! Would recommend to anyone.

  • 4 of 5

Awesome place to come and stay! Would recommend to anyone. Was second time staying and enjoyed just as much as first!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

Port Waikato is a beautiful and peaceful location and this bach captures the essence of it all.

  • 5 of 5

Port Waikato is a beautiful and peaceful location and this bach captures the essence of it all. The moment you enter the bach, you know you're on holiday.

We stayed here in winter and the house was very warm, especially the sleep-out! We also enjoyed having all our meals on the deck and listening to the tuis.

Really hope to come back again and for longer next time

  • Review Submitted: Jul 14, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Bookabach
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Great bach with everything you could need.

  • 3 of 5

Great bach with everything you could need. This was our second time staying, as we enjoyed it so much the first time. It was like being on a family retreat, with no internet, no phone, and no tv. A much needed rest from the stress and technology of life.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 24, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
  • Source: Bookabach
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Had a great stay at this lovely bach.

  • 4 of 5

Had a great stay at this lovely bach. There is everything and more you need for a fantastic break. Thanks a lot!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 14, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
  • Source: Bookabach
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Port Waikato, New Zealand

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
New Zealand Dollar
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
peak season
5 Dec 2016 - 5 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$143
From
A$143
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$15.00/adult and NZ$10.00/child for extra occupants.   
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Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Port Waikato, New Zealand

Property Type:
  • house
General:
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • main bed room with queen bed - 1 large double bed
    sleep out - 1 child bed
Entertainment:
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • surfing
  • swimming