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Akaroa Waterfront Apartment

Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


Minimum Stay
2 - 4 nights

About the property

Bach or holiday home, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathrooms, (Sleeps 4)

This lovely property is located in Akaroa on the Banks Peninsula. Akaroa Waterfront Apartment is on the second level of an historic 1830's colonial building that has been totally restored. The apartment is conveniently located on the main street in the village and features some of the best views in Akaroa.

Akaroa Waterfront Apartment has two spacious bedrooms with queen beds, a full kitchen and a comfortable sunny lounge with lovely decor, great artwork and french doors leading to the balcony overlooking the harbour.

The Akaroa Waterfront Apartment is situated above some shops on the main street of Akaroa overlooking cafes, restaurants and the sea. Only minutes walk to the local cinema, great food and shops, this apartment has character, comfort, style and convenience.

Bed Configuration: Bedroom 1 - queen bed, Bedroom 2 - queen bed.

Please note: Rates are based on 2 guests using one bed. An additional charge of $25.00 per person, per night applies for use of the second bedroom and for each guest up to 4. Minimum stays: 4 nights between Christmas and New Years, 3 nights holiday weekends and 2 nights at all other times. A $100 linen/clean fee applies to each stay. The owners have recently replaced the outdoor balcony seating and updated the kitchen amenities.

Special conditions:

No smoking.

Extras: Cleaning (Required, NZ$100.00 per stay); Linen (included);

More Details

Property Manager
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within 2 days
Calendar last updated:
January 21, 2017

What makes this house unique

Lovely and cosy with great art.


4/5 -
(3 traveler reviews)

Akaroa Waterfront Apartment
average rating of 4.0 based on 3 reviews

Cute place, great location, clean & tidy.

  • 4 of 5

Cute place, great location, clean & tidy.

  • Submitted: Mar 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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Location was great - we stayed during the French Fest and it was perfect.

  • 4 of 5

Location was great - we stayed during the French Fest and it was perfect. Cute heritage apartment above the shops on the main road, good size bedrooms and 2 lounges. I loved the balcony with table and chairs - we felt we were in the Queens Theatre Box. Perfect for 2 couples.

The kitchen had NO serving plates, bowls or mixing bowls. Knives were very blunt. This would be so, so easy to remedy making cooking and preparing food so much easier. Plus no salt or pepper supplies.

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: Bookabach
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Akaroa Weekend

  • 4 of 5

This is a lovely property, furnished nicely with great views. It is spacious and comfortable. You can walk to shops and restaurants. We particularly enjoyed drinking coffee in the morning looking out over the was stormy. If the weather is nice, you can sit on the deck and enjoy a glass of wine and the amazing view.

The only drawback is that the property is situated over a restaurant. The cook starts work at 6:00am in the morning. Whoever stays in the back bedroom should be prepared to be awaken at 6:00am when the cook walks across the gravel to open up the restaurant. Other noises (kitchen, helpers arriving etc.) will be heard from then on. The restaurant serves breakfast and lunch only. So there are no noises after 5:00pm. Nights are quiet.

There was an additional linen/cleaning fee accessed that is not included in the VRBO description. This was a surprise and should have been included in the VRBO description.

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Akaroa House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Back Room - 1 queen
    Front Room - 1 queen
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • swimming

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