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Little Huia Bach Waitakere

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
9
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 nights

Description

Huia House Rental Photos and Description

Bach or holiday home, 3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathrooms, (Sleeps 9)

Holiday recreation in the immediate vicinity includes ~

? swim at child-safe Little Huia Beach (4mins walk from the bach)

? adventure bush hike on public bush trails through the Waitakere hills, including the stunning Karamutura Valley (3mins drive from the bach)

? launch your boat from Little Huia Beach to water ski or fish in the Manakau Harbour or continue out through the heads to fish (2mins drive from the bach)

? book our neighbor, an experienced fisherman with impressive boat, to take you fishing.

? visit Donald McLean Lookout for unforgettable views of the Tasman Sea, The Bar, the harbour entrance, South Head, Little Huia valley, and up the Manukau Harbour to Auckland airport in the distance (5mins drive to the carpark, then .4k walk to the top or a 60min walk from the bach)

? let the kids build dams, catch eels and play in the stream that flows through the backyard.

? have a treat and stroll to the buzzing Huia Store for morning top-class coffee and cake, a fantastic lunch, or simply to pickup the newspaper (45min walk from the bach along the road or along the road then across the mudflats in low tide. A 5min drive from the bach)

? picnic at Cornwallis and then discover the unbelievable cliff formations along the shoreline (11mins drive from the bach)

? sit on the back verandah and listen to the birds, music, read a book from our collection, or take a nap.

? venture to wild and natural Whatipu Beach to see untouched birdlife on the edge of the Tasman Sea (11mins drive from the bach)

* visit TE URU "A gallery of national significance", at Titirangi, beside Lopdell House - an art experience for all ages (30mins drive)

Little Huia Bach has been a family bach since the 1940?s. The central Lounge area has private nooks, comfortable couches, fireplace and bush views from every window. The kitchen is fully equipped opening out onto the sunny back verandah. It has been a place of refreshment and rest for our family and friends for 4 generations.

Special conditions:

Bond applies to all stays.

Mobile phone coverage has recently improved so you can now text and email at the bach. Pillows and blankets for beds are provided at the bach. A ping pong table is available for your use.

Extras: Cleaning (Required, NZ$70.00 per stay); NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Bring your own linen (towels/sheets/tea towels);

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Property Manager
Bookabach
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Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within 2 days
Calendar last updated:
December 5, 2016

Reviews

Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(43 traveler reviews)

Little Huia Bach Waitakere
average rating of 4.4418607 based on 43 reviews
5

Lovely classic family bach in a beautiful spot -- we had a great relaxing break reading books on the

  • 5 of 5

Lovely classic family bach in a beautiful spot -- we had a great relaxing break reading books on the deck and playing games at the table.

  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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5

Amazing bach, well-equipped, our group enjoyed our stay very much - would definitely recommend!

  • 5 of 5

Amazing bach, well-equipped, our group enjoyed our stay very much - would definitely recommend!

  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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4

Such a lovely little cottage! The sleeping spaces were small but comfortable.

  • 4 of 5

Such a lovely little cottage! The sleeping spaces were small but comfortable. The living areas are huge and we had plenty of room to spread out.

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Wonderful little bach with heaps of space for the kids to run wild and easy reach of great walks.

  • 4 of 5

Wonderful little bach with heaps of space for the kids to run wild and easy reach of great walks.

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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4

Fab cosy authentic old Bach with easy access to beach and a nice walk to Huia cafe.

  • 4 of 5

Fab cosy authentic old Bach with easy access to beach and a nice walk to Huia cafe. Would recommend for getaway from hustle and bustle of Auckland ?

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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5

Such a wonderful peaceful homely spot.

  • 5 of 5

Such a wonderful peaceful homely spot. Will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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Rates & Availability

Huia House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
New Zealand Dollar
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
price band 8
Dec 5 2016 - Feb 28 2017
2 night minimum stay
$128
From
$143
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 5 people. NZ$25.00/adult and NZ$25.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Price band 2
Mar 1 2017 - Apr 13 2017
2 night minimum stay
$71
From
$86
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 5 people. NZ$20.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Band 4
Apr 14 2017 - Apr 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$86
From
$86
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 5 people. NZ$20.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Price band 1
May 1 2017 - Jun 1 2017
2 night minimum stay
$57
From
$71
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 5 people. NZ$15.00/adult and NZ$15.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Price Band 5
Jun 2 2017 - Jun 5 2017
2 night minimum stay
$71
From
$71
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 5 people. NZ$15.00/adult and NZ$15.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Price band 1
Jun 6 2017 - Jul 6 2017
2 night minimum stay
$57
From
$71
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 5 people. NZ$15.00/adult and NZ$15.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Price Band 5
Jul 7 2017 - Jul 23 2017
2 night minimum stay
$71
From
$71
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 5 people. NZ$15.00/adult and NZ$15.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Price band 1
Jul 24 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$57
From
$71
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 5 people. NZ$15.00/adult and NZ$15.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Price band 2
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 28 2017
2 night minimum stay
$71
From
$86
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 5 people. NZ$20.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Band 4
Sep 29 2017 - Oct 16 2017
2 night minimum stay
$86
From
$86
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 5 people. NZ$20.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Price band 2
Oct 17 2017 - Dec 5 2017
2 night minimum stay
$71
From
$86
 
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

Huia House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - Main Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - the Corner Room - 1 child bed , 1 child bed
    Bedroom 3 - the Annex - 1 child bed , 1 child bed , 1 child bed , 1 child bed
    Lounge - 1 child bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • swimming

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