Waiheke Waters Edge

Location:
Awaawaroa
Sleeps:
10
Bathrooms:
2
Rates from:
$225 per night
Bedrooms:
3
Children:
Yes
  • 3
  • 2
Description

Waiheke Waters Edge is iconic New Zealand at its best!  

This unique property is right on the waters edge, surrounded by farmland, bush and marine reserves.  Nestled in a private bay, just metres from a unique aquatic playground, you will taste the relaxed life of being on a beachfront farm.  Native bush walks and abundant bird life abound and the animal life on the farm including a myriad of bird species (parrots, peacocks, pigeons, ducks, doves and hens), lambs and donkeys are sure to keep you entertained.

Waters Edge will accommodate up to 10 guests. The main house (The Boathouse) has two bedrooms upstairs with lounge, kitchenette, dining area for 6 and wood fire on the lower level.   The kitchen has a double electric hob, electric frypan, microwave and a full sized fridge. All of the appliances, cutlery, crockery and utensils you require will be available. The bathroom contains a shower and toilet however there is an outside cold shower, for after that refreshing swim. The laundry has a washing machine, dryer, mobile BBQ and a full sized freezer. There is also a separate cabin with shower, toilet and hand basin of its own.

Access can be from your own boat or by AWD vehicle on the gravel road, accessed from Awaawaroa Road. Wedding venue hire is available on request.

Bed Configuration: Main house (The Boathouse) - Bedroom 1 - king bed (which can be split in to two singles), Bedroom 2 - queen bed, Lounge - double fold out sofa. Bunkhouse - 2 sets of bunks, a single bed and a rollaway bed.

Please note:  Compulsory cleaning and linen fees apply to each booking - Boathouse cleaning - $80 per stay, Bunkhouse cleaning - $50 per stay, linen $20 per person, per stay.  Linen hire includes beds made up, bath towels, hand towels, bath mats, face cloths and tea towels for the kitchen.  Minimum stays: 7 nights between Christmas and New Year period (Dec 20 - Jan 10), 3 nights holiday weekends and 2 nights all other times.
Waiheke Waters Edge is a 30 minute drive from the Kennedy Point car ferry and a 40 minute drive from Matiatia passenger ferry.

A vehicle is available to book with this property.  Please enquire for rates and availability.

At Stay Waiheke we offer a wide range of services for guests in residence including provisioning, private chef, beach towel hire, transport, tours, child minding and housekeeping.  Advance bookings recommended.  Please contact our team for assistance with your itinerary.  We look forward to hearing from you.

 

Amenities
  • Fireplace
  • Sea Views
  • Parking
  • Boat Parking
  • Coffee/Tea Provided
  • CD/Stereo
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Clothes Washer
  • Coffee Plunger/Maker
  • Deck
  • Fridge
  • Guest House
  • Heater
  • Iron
  • Ironing Board
  • Ipod Dock
  • Kayak
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Mobile Coverage
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Outdoor Shower
Attractions
  • Passenger Ferry (Matiatia) over 10K
  • Vehicle Ferry (Kennedy Point) over 10K
  • Boat Launch within 1K
  • Airfield over 10K
  • Supermarket over 10K
Reviews
  • Was a great couple of days. Exactly what we wanted. Would recommend to anyone. Owner was good value and the manager was great.

    Alex - Mar, 2020

  • This is one of the world's most perfect retreats. The setting is idyllic with a private beach, peacocks and chickens roaming free, and a couple of donkeys in the field which kept the children entertained for hours. The house is basic but clean and functional, and the best part has to be the pier with a picnic bench on it where you can enjoy all your meals and watch the sunset with a glass of wine. Paul was wonderful, kind, and completely at one with nature. He made you realise this is the pace life should be at. Do note that the drive is not for the fainthearted - rent a 4x4 and bring your food so you can settle in. But once you're there, you won't want to leave.

    Bridie - Jan, 2019

 

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