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Lovely heritage accommodation

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
apartment
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathrooms, (Sleeps 4)

This is lovely, comfortable, beachfront accommodation, fully furnished, and traditionally redecorated in sympathy with its age. Feel as though you have stepped back in time. It is nice and cool in the summer, and cosy and warm in the winter. The flat is located right on the beachfront at Opua. Wake up to the sound of sea gulls and stunning views over the Bay. Opua is very quiet, but there is always something happening and something to watch, whether it is the car ferry chugging back and forward across the bay, or yachts and motorboats making their way in and out of the harbour. Sometimes you can be lucky enough to see dolphins or orca. The homestead is only 100 metres to the car ferry and general store and another 100 metres to the marina and café. By road, it is 5 kilometres to Paihia or Russell. It is right at the beginning of the coastal walkway from Opua to Paihia. Other lovely walks are only a short distance away. There is also a cycleway from Opua to Taumarere Station. It is simply the best place for a relaxing, rejuvenating holiday or weekend and a perfect location from which to explore the stunning Bay of islands and the Far North. Please note - there is another apartment upstairs in the building that sleeps 6 people. Please see the separate listing.

Special conditions:

As it is a historic building there is no smoking anywhere on the property, inside or out. There is also a ban on any naked flame (i.e. lighted candles).

Extras: Cleaning (Required, NZ$60.00 per stay); Linen (included); Pair of sea kayaks (included);

More Details

Property Manager
Bookabach
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Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Manager indicates their response time is
Within 2 days
Calendar last updated:
17 January, 2017

What makes this apartment unique

Historic homestead

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(53 traveller reviews)

Lovely heritage accommodation
average rating of 4.6981134 based on 53 reviews
5

Cottage charm of a bygone era.

  • 5 of 5

Cottage charm of a bygone era... it has a very nice 'feel' about it. Lovely to look out over the bay first thing in the morning when all is still. We look forward to staying again. Thank you John & Delwyn.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

What a place to stay for our first time in the bay of islands!

  • 5 of 5

What a place to stay for our first time in the bay of islands! Spectacular view right on the water and the most beautiful character cottage! Our kids had a ball and we will definitely be coming back to such a lovely convenient spot and location! Thank you John you were so welcoming and helpful! We highly recommend staying here! ??

  • Review Submitted: Jan 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: Bookabach
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Unique property set in a beautiful location.

  • 4 of 5

Unique property set in a beautiful location. Peaceful and quiet with fantastic view over the bay.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

Lovely place beautiful area, beautiful view.

  • 5 of 5

Lovely place beautiful area, beautiful view.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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We loved our stay- such a lovely place, stunning views and very peaceful.

  • 4 of 5

We loved our stay- such a lovely place, stunning views and very peaceful. Shame we couldn't use the kayaks- hopefully next time!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

The Bach is so adorable and in such a great location - very central to Paihia and Waitangi and right

  • 5 of 5

The Bach is so adorable and in such a great location - very central to Paihia and Waitangi and right down the road from the ferry to Russell, but out of the hustle and bustle so it's a very peaceful and relaxing spot to stay. Absolutely loved it and would definitely stay again.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday apartment in Opua, 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
17 Jan 2017 - 28 Feb 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$133
From
A$133
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$15.00/adult and NZ$0.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
In-between
1 Mar 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$114
From
A$114
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$15.00/adult and NZ$0.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Off-peak
1 May 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$95
From
A$95
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$15.00/adult and NZ$0.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
In-between
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$114
From
A$114
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$15.00/adult and NZ$0.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Peak
1 Dec 2017 - 28 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
A$133
From
A$133
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$15.00/adult and NZ$0.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
In-between
1 Mar 2018 - 17 Apr 2018
2 night minimum stay
A$114
From
A$114
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$15.00/adult and NZ$0.00/child for extra occupants.   
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Available stay (no arrival)
Unavailable

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment rental in Opua, New Zealand

Property Type:
  • apartment
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom #2 - 1 child bed , 1 child bed
    Master bedroom - 1 large double bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • 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
  • mountain biking
  • diving
  • swimming