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Bookabach

Member since: 2014
Speaks english

Historic Mataia Homestead

13 Reviews
Sleeps12
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms2
Property type house

Overview

Photos and Description of this Glorit holiday house

Bach or holiday home, 6 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, (Sleeps 12)

Mataia Homestead is an historical homestead located on a 1400ha unique combination of a working sheep and beef farm and private nature reserve on the beautiful Kaipara Harbour. The perfect spot for families or groups looking for a quiet retreat, the homestead is situated on approximately 5 acres of developing gardens, including a large productive vegetable and herb garden and an establishing heritage fruit orchard. There are a number of short and long walks through the 400 hectare private conservation reserve which is made up largely of coastal native forest margin and salt marsh wetland. This area is a great place for bird-watchers and boasts rare populations of Fernbird, Banded Rail and North Island Brown Kiwi and is host to a large number of other native bird species.

The two-storey homestead features 6 bedrooms, two bathrooms, a library/television room, music room, dining room and large open plan kitchen and lounge area making it the perfect space for groups.

The homestead is located equidistance from three townships - Warkworth, Wellsford and Helensville (all within a 30 minute drive).

Special conditions:

Please note there is a 2 night minimum stay over public holidays.

Extras: Cleaning (included); Linen (included);

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 house unique

Beautiful garden surroundings

Reviews

4.8
based on 13 traveller reviews

Historic Mataia Homestead
average rating of 4.8461537 based on 13 reviews
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best ever

  • 5 of 5

best ever

  • Review Submitted: Nov 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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The property is lovely, historic & amazing gardens.

  • 4 of 5

The property is lovely, historic & amazing gardens. The location is in the middle of no where but that's the beauty of it.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

This is a fantastic homestead, perfect for a large group to relax.

  • 5 of 5

This is a fantastic homestead, perfect for a large group to relax. The house is comfortable and very well equipped, and the gardens and surrounding areas make it a really special place. We had a wonderful weekend with friends and family and would recommend for special times.

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

Everyone loved staying at the property and we look forward to returning in the near future.

  • 5 of 5

Everyone loved staying at the property and we look forward to returning in the near future.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

It is a beautiful home, with a very interesting history.

  • 5 of 5

It is a beautiful home, with a very interesting history. The place was spacious, spotless, the beds were comfortable, the gardens are amazing, the walks around the farm lovely, the kitchen well stocked with all sorts of pots and pans and utensils... I'd go back there in a heartbeat! I will go back there at some point, maybe in Summer this time :)

  • Review Submitted: Jun 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

Excellent house, beautiful garden, nice vegetable garden and fruit trees.

  • 5 of 5

Excellent house, beautiful garden, nice vegetable garden and fruit trees....

  • Review Submitted: Apr 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Glorit, 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
 
Summer 2016
6 Dec 2016 - 30 Apr 2017
1 night minimum stay
A$334
From
A$334
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 5 people. NZ$20.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Winter 2016
1 May 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
1 night minimum stay
A$286
From
A$286
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 5 people. NZ$20.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Summer 2016
1 Oct 2017 - 6 Mar 2018
1 night minimum stay
A$334
From
A$334
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 5 people. NZ$20.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
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Amenities

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

Property Type:
  • house
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Lower Bedroom - 1 child bed , 1 child bed
    Upper Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Upper Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Upper Bedroom 3 - 1 child bed , 1 child bed
    Upper Bedroom 4 - 1 child bed , 1 child bed , 1 child bed
    Upper Bedroom 5 - 1 child bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking