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Little Black Love Shack at Waitarere

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

Bach or holiday home, 3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathrooms, (Sleeps 8)

Waitarere is a low key, safe, homestyle, charming, quiet, village with a great shop that makes its own bread, cakes and grinds coffee beans, a fish and chip shop, two cafes, tennis court, two playgrounds, and a recycling center. Surf and police patrol all summer. Ten minutes south of Foxton with its second hand shops and museums, ten minutes north of Levin with its cinemas and supermarkets.

This is a place where kids feel really safe and learn to play on the road and walk to the shop. Good for an adults only get-away too !

The BBQ is not working until further notice.

The bach suits : two couples and some kids, one couple and kids, single adult and kids, group of adults, an adult couple.

The bach is lovingly fitted out retro / vintage style and is 5 minutes walk from the beach. There are two queen beds, a pull out sofa, and three bunk beds. Terrific light all day, from the morning sun on the sheltered outdoor breakfast table at the back, to the afternoon sun shining on your drinks on the deck and while you wave at everyone passing by. Microwave, heat pump/air con, dishwasher, espresso machine, washing machine, a Bose ipod dock with stereo speakers for your music. One shower inside, one out. Board games, books, and wifi - its up to you if you give the kids the password !

In winter, all beds have electric blankets and there is a heat pump. The floor and roof are fully insulated, which makes the house very cosy, warm and dry.

Arrive after 4 pm and leave by 11 am, so we can clean up and be ready for the next guest. Please ask for different times before the booking starts.

There will be a $100 bond which is usually refundable, after the cleaner has been.

Money is paid in full (or in two installments) into a bank account. No cash.

Once the money is paid in full, you will receive an email with all the notes about alarms, keys etc

I can do a deal on stays longer than a week. For repeat customers, there can be a discount, or, depending on bookings, a free night.

Special conditions:

This bach is well loved by friends and family and we hope you love it too. Here are the rules: Put everything back where you found it. No shoes inside. Clean up after you. No smoking in or out. No more people staying than what was arranged. No outside noise after midnight. No large parties unless agreed beforehand. Cleaning and washing linen is included in the price. $100 bond will be required. For long bookings, payment can be in 2 parts.

Extras: Cleaning (included); Linen (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:
18 January, 2017

What makes this house unique

Short walk to beach

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(19 traveller reviews)

Little Black Love Shack at Waitarere
average rating of 4.631579 based on 19 reviews
4

The love shack is within easy reach of the beach.

  • 4 of 5

The love shack is within easy reach of the beach. it was very well appointed, it had everything we needed and we thoroughly enjoyed the unique decor. Waitarere is a quiet and friendly spot and within easy reach of Foxton, Levin or Otaki and secondhand shopping. There are several mountain bike rides and trails close by... perfect!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: Bookabach
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Good batch, great location, had lovely break away here.

  • 3 of 5

Good batch, great location, had lovely break away here.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: Bookabach
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4

Love this place - our second visit and we are sure to return.

  • 4 of 5

Love this place - our second visit and we are sure to return. Kitchen is so well equipped it's amazing - every utensil you could possibly need. Plenty of towels and sheets. Comfy beds. Sheltered courtyard area. Sunny lawn out the front with a bit of a sea view. Thanks for having us.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

A nice sheltered outside area to relax in and inside it is a lovely bright little batch.

  • 5 of 5

A nice sheltered outside area to relax in and inside it is a lovely bright little batch. Had every thing we needed. Lots of interesting art and even had a peep out to the sea. As our daughter and family had a batch at the other end of kahukura Ave we were able to have an easy bike down to her.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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4

We loved the bach.

  • 4 of 5

We loved the bach. Great condition and well-fitted out. Beach and playgrounds within walking distance.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

The property was easy to access, everything you would need is provided.

  • 5 of 5

The property was easy to access, everything you would need is provided. Was a great location for an easy weekend away.

Definitely a bonus that beyond tidying up there was not a requirement to clean.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Waitarere Beach, 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
18 Jan 2017 - 28 Feb 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$128
From
A$147
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 7 people. NZ$10.00/adult and NZ$0.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
In-between
1 Mar 2017 - 13 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$119
From
A$128
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 7 people. NZ$10.00/adult and NZ$10.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Peak
14 Apr 2017 - 1 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$128
From
A$147
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 7 people. NZ$10.00/adult and NZ$0.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Off-peak
2 May 2017 - 1 Jun 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$119
From
A$138
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 7 people. NZ$10.00/adult and NZ$10.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Holiday weekends
2 Jun 2017 - 5 Jun 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$128
From
A$147
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 7 people. NZ$10.00/adult and NZ$0.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Off-peak
6 Jun 2017 - 6 Jul 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$119
From
A$138
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 7 people. NZ$10.00/adult and NZ$10.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Peak
7 Jul 2017 - 23 Jul 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$128
From
A$147
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 7 people. NZ$10.00/adult and NZ$0.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Off-peak
24 Jul 2017 - 28 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$119
From
A$138
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 7 people. NZ$10.00/adult and NZ$10.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Peak
29 Sep 2017 - 16 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$128
From
A$147
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 7 people. NZ$10.00/adult and NZ$0.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
In-between
17 Oct 2017 - 13 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$119
From
A$128
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 7 people. NZ$10.00/adult and NZ$10.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Peak
14 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$128
From
A$147
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 7 people. NZ$10.00/adult and NZ$0.00/child for extra occupants.   
Available arrival
Available stay (no arrival)
Unavailable

Amenities

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

Property Type:
  • house
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Lounge - 1 sofa bed/futon
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis