Waitarere Beach is the perfect place to enjoy a relaxed pace of life. Come and get away for a weekend of beach and forest walks or lazy days watching SKY /reading books by the fire.
The bach is regularly checked by the owners to ensure a high quality of cleanliness, presentation and well maintained facilities.
Our pricing is based on 2 adults with up to 2 children staying free. Each additional adult $20, additional child $10 per night on top of base rate.
Small children are kept safe on the deck with a slide in gate. Watch the kids riding their bikes around the cul de sac or simply watch the world go by with a glass of wine on the deck.
Beach access just across the road for a safe, serene 5-7 min walk to the beach.
The Beach Retreat is just a short stroll away from the local Four Square, 2 local cafe/restaurants/ takeaway outlets.
The local Bowling Club does a great meal on a Friday night.
Visit the historic site of the grounding of ship the Hydrabad down on the beach.
Enjoy swimming on the safe beach with surf lifesaving patrols operating in the summer months.
Waitarere has 2 large forestry areas accessible to the public and vehicles can easily access/are permitted on the beach.
The Public Reserve has a children's playground, half pipe, BBQ facilities and tennis courts.
Extra attractions over summer are horse rides, the Big Dig and the popular Waitarere Forest Run (April)
LEVIN: a huge Children's Adventure Playground, Movie Theatre, Aquatic Centre and Golf Course
Ruahini Forest Park - various hiking trails. In the hills behind Levin.
OTAKI: (30 mins) a variety of outlet stores.
Captivate Adventures - outdoor adventure company up the Otaki Gorge for rafting etc
PALMERSTON NORTH (50 mins) Esplanade Gardens, Lido Aquatic Centre plus everything a city has to offer.....
FOXTON: (15 Mins) Dutch (De Molen) Windmill. The Dutch Market, Flax Stripper Museum and Horse Tram.
SHANNON: (25 mins) Owlcatraz Native Bird and Wildlife Park and Boutique Shops.
*Guests are required to provide their own linen.
*Please leave bach clean and tidy as you would like to find it :)
*Guest numbers not to exceed those specified in confirmed booking.
*Please enquire regarding pets. Property does not suit large dogs.
*As with many properties in Waitarere we use bore water. We have a water filter/softener which greatly improves water quality. At times there may still be a slight colour and odour so we also provide 20 litre containers of fresh drinking water.
NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave; Bring your own linen (towels/sheets/tea towels);