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Kawau Hideaway, South Cove, Kawau Island.

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
7
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 - 3 nights

About the property

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

Kawau Island Hideaway at South Cove. A cosy wood-burner fire, BBQ and inside or outside dining all makes for a relaxing or romantic stay. Ridge-top modern new home with views of Auckland City, Rangitoto and Whangaparoa. Fish off the rocks or wharf, just a 10 minute walk away. Large deck and golf-cart transport from the wharf. Regular ferry/watertaxi from Sandspit with Kawauwatertaxisconz 0800 111 616

Plenty of track walks, Mansion House is 1.5 hrs walk away...swimming, beach walks, bird watching, wallabies, wekas, peacocks, rosellas and even kiwis to see. Lots to explore and discover...and fish to catch!

A beautifully quiet place. No neighbours to be seen, great outlook, wonderful seaviews...you can almost feel you are the only one on the island...a totally relaxing place to be. Kawau Island is a unique place...if you haven't been before you are in for an experience....one of those very special places left in New Zealand, seemingly undiscovered!

(Children must be 10 years old or over to stay at this home)

Special conditions:

A min. stay of 3 nights is required for Auckland Anniversary weekend and Waitangi weekend. From Xmas until mid-Jan the min. stay is 7 nights. 50% deposit required to secure booking and balance 2 weeks prior to holiday commencing. $250.00 bond may be required depending on length of stay. No outside fires, apart from BBQ's (DOC regulation). All rubbish is to be taken back to Sandspit Council Refuse bins by the wharf. There are no facilities on the island for disposing of rubbish.

Extras: Linen (included); NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave;

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:
21 February, 2017

What makes this house unique

Excellent local short walks and fishing.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(16 traveller reviews)

Kawau Hideaway, South Cove, Kawau Island.
average rating of 4.75 based on 16 reviews
5

An oasis of tranquility

  • 5 of 5

An oasis of tranquility

  • Review Submitted: Feb 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: Bookabach
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4

Beautiful property, in a special place.

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful property, in a special place.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

We had a magical stay on Kawau Island and Joan's home was beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

We had a magical stay on Kawau Island and Joan's home was beautiful! Overlooking the deep green water of the South Cove and with incredible sunsets, we had a wonderfully relaxing time. Joan's home is so close to the water and we even heard a kiwi at night! Beautiful :)

  • Review Submitted: Feb 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

This was our 3rd trip to the Hideaway, a stunning property in a stunning location.

  • 5 of 5

This was our 3rd trip to the Hideaway, a stunning property in a stunning location. A great place to take time out with family.

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

The property has fantastic views and is a ten minute walk to the wharf.

  • 4 of 5

The property has fantastic views and is a ten minute walk to the wharf. We were forced to relax and chill out because there is not much to do at South Cove . Perfect for reading your book or having a swim and fish. The house has everything we needed but could have been cleaner.

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

Positives: The location is magic.

  • 4 of 5

Positives: The location is magic. House quite new, with stunning views. 3rd bedroom is quite inaccessible so only 4 adults (2 couples) could stay there comfortably. Very quiet and private. Fully equipped.

Negatives: Wifi not available freely; (complicated system for connection at a hefty price.

Hygiene (cleanliness) is not a priority in kitchen or bathrooms? Could only get 1 TV channel?

  • Review Submitted: Mar 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Kawau Island, 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
 
In-between
22 Feb 2017 - 13 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$234
From
A$258
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$30.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Peak
14 Apr 2017 - 17 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$258
From
A$281
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$30.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
In-between
18 Apr 2017 - 31 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$234
From
A$258
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$30.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Low Season
1 Jun 2017 - 1 Jun 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$211
From
A$258
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$30.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Peak
2 Jun 2017 - 6 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$258
From
A$281
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$30.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Low Season
7 Jun 2017 - 19 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$211
From
A$258
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$30.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Peak
20 Oct 2017 - 23 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$258
From
A$281
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$30.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Low Season
24 Oct 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$211
From
A$258
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$30.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Peak
1 Dec 2017 - 5 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
A$258
From
A$281
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$30.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
In-between
6 Feb 2018 - 22 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
A$234
From
A$258
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$30.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
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Available stay (no arrival)
Unavailable

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Kawau Island

Property Type:
  • house
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Master suite with Queen size bed. - 1 large double bed
    Twin room with 2 single beds. - 1 child bed , 1 child bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • diving
  • swimming