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Bookabach

Member since: 2014
Speaks english

Beautiful farmstay / lifestyle block cottage

4 Reviews
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this Taipa holiday cottage

Cottage, 1 Bedrooms, 1 Bathrooms, (Sleeps 4)

A warm welcome awaits you at Layers Lodge, this self-contained cottage offers you the perfect place to escape, relax and immerse yourself (if you wish) in country life. Feed the ducks, chooks, collect eggs with our family or enjoy your own privacy and space.

This cottage has a well equipped kitchen, quality linen, a large deck with outdoor furniture and spa pool, and all the comforts of home.

We offer unlimited guest access to our gardens, you are welcome to help yourself from the veggie garden, herb garden and orchard as the seasons provide their bounty. We have seven acres for you to explore, head down to the pond, cross the bridge and find a seat to sit and appreciate the native flora and fauna. Children are very welcome with well behaved parents as supervision by the creek and pond is needed.

Please be aware we have a young family of our own who love the company of others, although we encourage them to stay away should guests prefer this. They are happy to share toys, trampoline and bikes etc. If you are looking for true romance and seclusion this may not be the right place for you.

We are perfectly situated over looking Oruru valley with countryside views yet we are only 5kms from the coast. A folder with local opportunities is provided to help you explore and make the most of what this great neighbourhood has to offer. We have plenty of space for parking and a turn around making easy access for a boat trailer. Bait freezer and freezer space are available for your catch of the day.

Please note we do not allow smoking inside the cottage or on the property.

Extras: Linen (included); 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

What makes this cottage unique

Only a stone throw away from the numerous glorious beaches andamp; attractions that make up Doubtless Bay

Reviews

4.5
based on 4 traveller reviews

Beautiful farmstay / lifestyle block cottage
average rating of 4.5 based on 4 reviews
4

The property was a spotless cottage, set up very well, including spacious deck, spa, and large umbre

  • 4 of 5

The property was a spotless cottage, set up very well, including spacious deck, spa, and large umbrella. The location of Taipa Beach in Doubtless Bay is outstanding - we had no idea such a beautiful part of New Zealand existed. Beach is a lovely cove, great waves and very dog-friendly. It is within good range of Cable Bay, Cooper's Beach and Mangonui.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

We loved the cottage! It was so beautifully decorated and spotlessly clean.

  • 5 of 5

We loved the cottage! It was so beautifully decorated and spotlessly clean. It also had a real bygone Kiwi vibe to it which was perfect! The beds were really comfy and the hot tub was a HUGE hit, as was the trampoline and the amazing gardens and animals. A lovely place to spend a few days, thank you!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 18, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2015
  • Source: Bookabach
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4

Peaceful location, very family friendly, my boys loved the tramp & the spa, great place to visit

  • 4 of 5

Peaceful location, very family friendly, my boys loved the tramp & the spa, great place to visit the top of the country from. Thanks for sharing your cottage.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 13, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

Property is cosy and spacious for us four - super clean linen, bathroom with shower and tub, over co

  • 5 of 5

Property is cosy and spacious for us four - super clean linen, bathroom with shower and tub, over complete kitchen.

It is 7min. drive to the next store and beach - but all the beache are just so close here - ebogh playgrounds for the kids.

The location is absolutely quiet - there and then you may here some sheep or a duck, a cow ... that's it. Stting on the deck reading a book warch the kids enjoying their selfs in the spa. Relaxing experience - we'd really would like to come back.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: Bookabach
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cottage in Taipa, 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
 
High season tariff
10 Dec 2016 - 15 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
A$125
From
A$125
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 2 people. NZ$10.00/adult and NZ$0.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Peak Season
16 Dec 2016 - 8 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$173
From
A$173
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 2 people. NZ$10.00/adult and NZ$0.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
High season tariff
9 Jan 2017 - 6 Feb 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$125
From
A$125
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 2 people. NZ$10.00/adult and NZ$0.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Shoulder season tariff
7 Feb 2017 - 18 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$110
From
A$110
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 2 people. NZ$10.00/adult and NZ$0.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
High season tariff
19 Apr 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$125
From
A$125
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 2 people. NZ$10.00/adult and NZ$0.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Shoulder season tariff
1 May 2017 - 31 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$110
From
A$110
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 2 people. NZ$10.00/adult and NZ$0.00/child for extra occupants.   
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Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage rental in Taipa, New Zealand

Property Type:
  • cottage
General:
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Large bedroom - 1 large double bed , 1 child bed , 1 cot
    Open plan kitchen/dinner/lounge - 1 sofa bed/futon
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • surfing
  • swimming