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Bay of Islands Waterfront Cottage Apartment/Farmstay in New Zealand

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Last updated: 05/28/2010

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  • Minimum stay:1-2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

The Carriage House is situated on a 25 acre horse breeding farm overlooking Kerikeri Inlet Bay of Islands.You have sole occupancy of the self-contained 2 king size bedroom apartment with 2 bathrooms large living-dining room, study, fully equipped kitchen and laundry. One room can be converted to 2 large singles. Max 4 guests.Cot Available
It is a quiet location with off street parking. Only 3 km to restaurants and shops.
At the bottom of the garden you look over moored yachts. There is a jetty for your boat or kayak to go exploring the bays. Grazing shire horses in the paddocks are used most days to pull wagons in the traditional way. The carriage house contains a collection of vintage horse drawn vehicles. Your hosts home is nearby and they can give advice on places to visit. There is so much to do in the bay of islands you will want to stay longer. There is a rate for 2 guests and a rate for 4 on owners website below for more photos and availability on your dates,instant confirmation.Go to the page 'Things To Do'

VISIT OWNERS WEBSITE: You can click on the 'visit Advertisers Website' right at the bottom of this page. Alternatively with GOOGLE enter '' You will see more PHOTOS and a full description of the Facilities.

This will give you our AVAILABILITY callender where you can select your dates.enter your details and get INSTANT CONFIRMATION.


Property Type

  • Apartment
  • 320 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Children Welcome:

    A cot is Available upon request. Children love the horses. See 'Family Holiday' on Owners Website ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king


  • Bedroom 2: 1 king, 1 queen, 2 twin/ single

    converts to 2 singles...moreless

  • Both bedrooms have bathroom with shower, washbasin,toilet. Fine linen and bedding for you comfort. Laundry washing and drying machines provided. Iron and ironing board provided View over paddocks with grazing heavy horses and the waterfront....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    En suite...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    En suite...moreless

  • Soft towels and toiletries provided. Heated towel rails. Large shower.

Other Amenities

  • This is a quiet location away from traffic look over the river and kerikeri inlet. Off street parking. You may moor your kayak or boat on the jetty overnight. The heavy horses which formerly worked for the brewery are a special interest when you stay at the carriage house. Full details and more pictures on our website There is a collection of vintage horse-drawn vehicles in the carriage house in daily use. The bay of islands is popular for sailing,diving,boat trips, fishing, surfing and coastal walks.there are three good golf courses in easy reach. Kerikeri was the first European settlement in New Zealand so you will be able to visit trust house buildings in Kerikeri, Waitangi and Russell which is an old whaling port. The large kauri trees are also worth a visit. Waitangi Treaty House and first NZ settlement buildings. Sunday Market. Rental Cars available at Kerikeri Airport. 40 mins flight from Auckland, 3 hours driving.North from Auckland....moreless


  • Television


  • Farm Holidays
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Paragliding
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 5 people


  • Basic Soaps
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Wireless Access...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Large Living Room with Dining Table all Open Plan...moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped Kitchen...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony:

    Large Balcony with outside dining table and 4 chairs....moreless

  • Boat:

    Boat Trips are a highlight of the Bay of Islands to see the islands or to fish.Yachts are also available to rent for a days Sailing ...moreless

  • Boat Dock
  • Golf:

    There are four good GOLF courses. Kauri Cliffs being the most famous....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Jetty at end of garden for your Kayak...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Extensive property with garden and Waterfront walk. Also Paddocks with many Horses grazing.Go to Owners Website for pictures...moreless

  • Walkway To Water

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool

Building Type

  • Farmhouse

Property Descriptor

  • Detached


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low Season
Apr 1 - Dec 14, 2015
2 night min stay
High Season
Dec 15 - Mar 31, 2016
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Taxes Not included


Rates quoted are for 2 guests. Additional guests NZ $ 50 per person per night.

Weekly special:- stay 7 nights for the price of 6

You have sole occupancy

Availability and book now- Google

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Or click on Owners Website right at the bottom of this page to see more Photos and 'Things to do in the Bay of Islands'

Deposit of 20 percent is payable to confirm your booking.

RATES are for TWO Guests Each Additional Guest $ 50 per night


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Owner info

About the owner: Adrian and Sylvia were born in England and have lived in New England and Australia before moving to New Zealand. Adrian is a retired Engineer who has Vintage Cars and Sylvia a Computer Programmer who enjoys Reading and the Garden.Google The Carriage for full details

Why the Owner Chose Kerikeri:
At THE CARRIAGE HOUSE-Bay of Islands you have all the comforts of home and a lot of space in the self contained cottage apartment.There is a fully equipped Kitchen and Laundry. To the North are beaches and coastal walks.To the South the Boating activities on the Bay and the Waitangi Treaty House. Be sure to take a short drive to both MANGANUI and RUSSELL which are two old Whaling Ports still quite unspoilt. Also a day sailing in the Barqantine 'Tucker Thompson' round the sheltered Islands.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
Kerikeri Inlet is where the first Settlers came to New Zealand and the Historic Buildings open to visit are only a short walk.At THE CARRIAGE HOUSE You will see a collection of Carriages and Wagons still in regular use and sixteen horses grazing outside your window. Shire,Clydesdale,and Gypsy Horses. Some pictures on our Website Google This is a place children enjoy and seeing the Lion Brewery horses is nostalgic for older folk.

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  • Waggonette and Shire Horses

    Waggonette and Shire Horses

  • The Carriage House dining area

    The Carriage House dining area

  • Bathroom


  • King Size Ensuite Bedroom

    King Size Ensuite Bedroom

  • Horse and Foal

    Horse and Foal

  • Gypsy Carriage

    Gypsy Carriage

  • Historic Stone Store Basin

    Historic Stone Store Basin

  • Dolphins in the Bay of Islands

    Dolphins in the Bay of Islands

  • Famous Hole in the Rock

    Famous Hole in the Rock

  • Wonderful Shopping in Kerikeri Village

    Wonderful Shopping in Kerikeri Village

  • Beautiful and Historic Russell

    Beautiful and Historic Russell

  • Chris Booth Sculpture

    Chris Booth Sculpture

  • Shire horses and The Carriage House

    Shire horses and The Carriage House

  • Full kitchen at The Carriage House

    Full kitchen at The Carriage House

  • King Converts to Twin Singles

    King Converts to Twin Singles

  • Jetty


  • Boat at Jetty

    Boat at Jetty

  • A magical rural setting

    A magical rural setting

  • Kerikeri Farmers Market

    Kerikeri Farmers Market

  • Reflections in the Kerikeri Inlet

    Reflections in the Kerikeri Inlet

  • Swim with the Dolphins

    Swim with the Dolphins

  • Kerikeri Inlet

    Kerikeri Inlet

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