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Member since: 2014
Speaks english

Akaroa Coastal Cottage

46 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this Akaroa holiday house

Bach or holiday home, 3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathrooms, (Sleeps 6)

Tranquil and secluded retreat on 3 hectares overlooking Akaroa harbour. Wonderful sea views. Watch dolphins from the terraces during summer and wake up to the bellbirds all year round. Stay long enough to see the koru on our magnificent mamaku tree ferns unfurl. It is situated 3km from Akaroa township.

The AKAROA COASTAL COTTAGE - sleeps 6. Secluded and self-contained, it is sunny, warm and attractive. Well-equipped with quality appliances and bedding. The home is heated by a heat pump. Complimentary wireless internet and Sky TV (sport). Enjoy the harbour views from the main bedroom and a soak in the lovely big bath. Suitable for children. Linen can be supplied for $15/person/stay.

We also offer BandB on another part of our property in a studio attached to our modern home. It has panoramic views and sleeps 1-2 adults with its own separate entrance and key. Please visit our listing for the Akaroa Coastal Studio # 28666 for details.

Contact us for information/bookings for personalised harbour cruises and/or sailing coaching on a modern 10.2-metre FARR MRX yacht. Flexible departure times and durations - subject to weather conditions and prior bookings we will sail when and for as long as you want to go. Small groups, minimum of 2 people for 2 hours. Hands-on sailing or sit back with your camera while we take you on an exploration of the harbour and its wildlife.

Look for us (akaroacoastalretreat) on Facebook and Instagram for more photos of the amazing scenery you can expect to see on Banks Peninsula and suggestions for places to go (and how to get there) and things to do when visiting Akaroa.

The Akaroa Coastal Retreat is adjacent to start of Banks Peninsula track and handy to other walks, restaurants, cafes, boutique shopping, museum, wineries and a variety of outdoor activities including scenic harbour cruises, swimming with dolphins, kayaking, golf, horse riding, tennis, bowls, sailing, fishing, and cycling.

Special conditions:

Tariff for 2 bedrooms (queen and 4 singles):

$160/night (2-5 nights)

$145/night (6+ nights off-peak)

We accept 1-night bookings at $200/night in some circumstances. $200/night (Peak season - 16 Dec - 6 Feb, Easter, Labour and Show weekends). Please let us know if you require a third bedroom, for which there is an additional charge of $30/night. Prices quoted are without linen - (see extras above). May not suit persons with a walking disability. We do not accept Bookabach vouchers.

Extras: Linen (Optional, NZ$15.00 per person); NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave;

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

Reviews

4.7
based on 46 traveller reviews

Akaroa Coastal Cottage
average rating of 4.695652 based on 46 reviews
5

Was worth the hike just for the view.

  • 5 of 5

Was worth the hike just for the view. Didn't realise was so far from Akaroa, but wasn't a problem. Was a very relaxing place to be and the sheltered patio was ideal. Had a windy day but still managed to sit on the verandah. Would recommend for a quiet getaway, perfect for the couple that want to be alone. Sorry were no donkeys, love donkeys, have 2 of my own!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

Great house in amazing location.

  • 5 of 5

Great house in amazing location.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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4

Cute place, a little cold at times but it was winter!

  • 4 of 5

Cute place, a little cold at times but it was winter! Would definitely come back ??

  • Review Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
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Great little place.

  • 3 of 5

Great little place. Had everything required in the kitchen and house. However it was very cold- the only source of heating was a heat pump- the reason why we left a day early. Would be good to get an additional heater in the winter upstairs. This place has very steep spiral stairs, so although perfect for adults looking for a getaway, not ideal for small children.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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4

Very cute cottage.

  • 4 of 5

Very cute cottage. Great in any weather. All the creature comforts. Very private and warm.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
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4

The property is quaint with so much character we loved it and the star system should not be applied.

  • 4 of 5

The property is quaint with so much character we loved it and the star system should not be applied. To us it was perfect

  • Review Submitted: Apr 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Akaroa, New Zealand

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
New Zealand Dollar
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Normal
10 Dec 2016 - 15 Dec 2016
2 night minimum stay
A$153
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A$153
 
 
High Season
16 Dec 2016 - 6 Feb 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$192
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A$192
 
 
Normal
7 Feb 2017 - 12 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$153
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A$153
 
 
High Season
13 Apr 2017 - 16 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$192
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A$192
 
 
Normal
17 Apr 2017 - 19 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$153
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High Season
20 Oct 2017 - 22 Oct 2017
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Normal
23 Oct 2017 - 15 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$153
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A$153
 
 
High Season
16 Nov 2017 - 18 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$192
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A$192
 
 
Normal
19 Nov 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$153
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A$153
 
 
High Season
22 Dec 2017 - 6 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
A$192
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Amenities

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

Property Type:
  • house
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 child bed , 1 child bed , 1 child bed , 1 child bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • diving
  • swimming