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On The Beach Penguins Retreat

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Bach or holiday home, 3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathrooms, (Sleeps 6)

We have divided our house to accommodate you.

Come here to just chill out and enjoy your immediate surroundings or day trip to a variety of West Coast activities and walks.

Spectacular views, beach fires and magnificent sunsets. Fish or beach comb for greenstone as far as you could wander. .

Centrally located on the West Coast to enjoy many attractions the Coast has to offer. Just 3 kms from Hokitika township for cafes, supermarkets, banks and jade shops, glass blowing and the museum.

The West Coast Wilderness Bike Trail is close by

Day trip from here to

Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers,

Punakaiki Pancake Rocks

Hokitika Gorge and Lake Kaniere

The Denniston Plateau

Gold Pan at Goldsborough

If Penguins Retreat is not available have a look at Oceanside Retreat and Whitebait Cottage which are on the same large property , also listed on Bookabach. Or, if you are a larger group than the main house can accommodate, book Whitebait Cottage and Oceanside

Find a special stone on the beach and have Ray make it into a pendant for you

We make stone mats and wood mats in our factory close by. If you want to purchase mats directly from us, you can buy when you are here.

Special conditions:

Sleeps 6 comfortably but there are beds for 8

Two night minimum weekends

Three night minimum long weekends

4 night minimum in Summer school holidays.

Pets are by arrangement only.

Smoking outdoors only

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

More Details

Owner
Bookabach
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Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within 2 days
Calendar last updated:
January 4, 2018

What makes this house unique

ONLY 3 MINUTES DRIVE TO HOKITIKA

Amenities

Hokitika House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 0
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    bedroom 3 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(114 traveler reviews)

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On The Beach Penguins Retreat
average rating of 4.7192984 based on 114 reviews
4

Clean and comfortable, enjoyed the open fire, plenty of firewood.

  • 4 of 5

Clean and comfortable, enjoyed the open fire, plenty of firewood. Enjoyed the fire on the beach.

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

Super-awesome location right on the beach.

  • 5 of 5

Super-awesome location right on the beach. Couldn't get much closer. The accommodation was perfect for our group to meet up. The fireplace was very cosy. Loved the outdoor fire under the stars too. Nothing to fault.

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: Bookabach
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4

Truly great location, walk out the back door on to the beach.

  • 4 of 5

Truly great location, walk out the back door on to the beach. Perfect for children. Quick drive to Hokitika.

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: Bookabach
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4

Location location location outstanding

  • 4 of 5

Location location location outstanding

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

Fabulous spot for a family holiday.

  • 5 of 5

Fabulous spot for a family holiday. Can't wait to return.

  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: Bookabach
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4

A nice comfortable place with that great "bachy" feel.

  • 4 of 5

A nice comfortable place with that great "bachy" feel. A great location right on the beach, we loved it. Thank you.

  • Submitted: Apr 29, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: Bookabach
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