- Near the Sea
- Riverside / Waterfront
- Sports & activity
- Cot / Highchair
- DVD player
- Internet Access
- Linen provided
- Washing Machine
- Beach within 30km
- Beach within walking distance
- Golf within 30km
- Horse Riding
- Babysitting available
- Child Friendly
- Cook available
- Ideal for honeymoons
- Sea View
- Short breaks available
The ultimate Kiwi beach house. Beachfront luxury at the gateway to New Zealand’s famous Bay of Islands. Four bedrooms sleeping up to 13. Unobstructed beach and bay views close to historic Russell. Direct access to a sandy all tide swimming beach with dinghy and kayaks. Fully equipped with extensive facilities.
Tapeka Del Mar has panoramic beach and bay views with an endless procession of passing boats and romantic sunsets. Direct access to a safe, sandy all tide swimming beach with no road to cross. Two minutes from historic Russell village with island boat tours, attractions, shops, vineyard, bars, restaurants and nearby world class golf courses. Three Kayaks and a dinghy or swim to the diving pontoon in front. Entertainment includes a Bose home theatre, LCD TV, Sky, DVD, CD, iPod dock and outdoor deck speakers. A MP3 stereo, DVD and TV is also provided in the large rear bedroom. Telephone and free high speed wireless Internet access. Qualmark 4.5 Star international accommodation rating and Qualmark Enviro-Silver sustainable tourism award. Perfect base or must see during the 2011 Rugby World Cup
Perched at the gateway to the famous Bay of Islands just two minutes from historic Russell village. Unobstructed beach and sea views surrounded by natural beauty and a Kiwi habitat. Fishing is superb with record catches from Tapeka Point. Charter a game boat for Marlin, Skipjack Tuna, Billfish, Kingfish and other sport game fish species using Tapeka Del Mar as the Fishing Lodge or dive for Crayfish (lobster) or Scallops. Dive the Canterbury war ship wreck dive at Deep Water Cove. You may even see an Orca of Whale Rider fame pass by. Nearby is Kauri Cliffs, Waitangi, Kerikeri and other world class golf courses open to visitors. Visit the famous "Hole in the Rock" at Cape Brett, a popular destination, take a day sail or sit back and watch the endless parade of boats passing by. Bush walks and heritage trails take you through native Kiwi habitat and unspoilt native beauty. Take a boeat trip and explore over 100 Islands
By car from Auckland International airport or Bay of Islands airport. Detailed directions will be given on booking.
Bay of Islands - Kerikeri 40km
Many award winning restaurants two minutes away
BEACHFRONT a few steps away with no road to cross
Services, supermarketS and specialty 2 mins away
The inside living area has high ceilings, comfy leather sofas and a nautical theme with a Cape Cod feel. Unobstructed sea and beach views extend through floor level ranch sliders to the deck. Lots of books, magazines, board games and DVD’s. Fully equipped granite kitchen includes an ice maker, dish drawer dishwashers, thermo bake oven, gas hobs, microwave, 4 slice toaster, bodums, utensils, serving dishes etc. Laundry with auto washer and dryer. Entertainment includes a Bose home theatre, Hi-def LCD TV, Sky Sat channels, DVD, CD, iPod dock and outdoor deck speakers. A MP3 stereo, DVD and TV is also provided in the large rear bedroom. Telephone and free high speed wireless Internet access. 3 bedrooms in the front section with a king size master, ensuite bathroom and sea views at a secluded end of the house. The large fourth bedroom doubles as a family room / games room. There are two modern bathrooms including a full en suite off the master bedroom.
Panoramic beach and bay views with an endless procession of passing boats and romantic sunsets. Direct access to a safe, sandy all tide swimming beach with no road or dunes to cross. Located on Tapeka Point beach - just two minutes from historic Russell village with island boat tours, attractions, shops, vineyard, bars, restaurants and nearby world class golf courses. Three Kayaks and a dinghy or swim to the diving pontoon in front. The outdoor living and entertaining area is superb with a large deck surrounded by seating with a table, umbrella, loungers, Cape Cod chairs and BBQ. A covered veranda surrounds the house with direct access from bedrooms and living area – all just a few steps from the beach.
All linen and towels supplied. The Master bedroom is on a secluded wing of the house with king size bed, ensuite bathroom, LCD TV and sea views. The second bedroom has a queen and single with sea views. The third bedroom has a queen and single bed with garden views. Directly behind the house at the same level is a large fourth bedroom / games room. This contains a king bed and three singles, two of which can be placed together to create another double. This room is popular with children and families. Two portable cots, high chair, bath, swing and stroller are available for infants. The mature grounds have ample off street parking and boat trailer turning with a good all tide boat ramp, ski lane and deep water mooring for guest use. Fish filleting station for the days catch, overflow / beer fridge and bait freezer. Tapeka is the closest launching point to the Bay and renowned fishing location. Qualmark 4-Star-Plus international accommodation rating and Qualmark Enviro-Silver sustainable tourism award.
Conditions of Rental
A deposit of 50% of the total or one night's accommodation (whichever is greater) is required to confirm reservation. Balance required no later than two weeks before stay. Minimum stay is 3 nights plus public holidays, 7 nights Xmas / New Year and January. Shorter stays by negotiation based on spaces between existing bookings and last minute requests. Each booking subject to service charge of $NZ 25 per person per stay. This covers quality linen, bedding, pre making of beds prior to arrival, towels (beach towels during summer months), bath mats, kitchen linen, soap, detergents, tea, coffee and some basic provisions. Cleaning and laundry during stay, additional linen changes, daily bed making, provisions, chef, catering, transfers, tours and other services available on request.