Bay of Islands Beachfront - Tapeka del Mar

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Accommodation Details

Absolute beach front beach house ON the beach. 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms sleep up to 13 guests. You are booking exclusive use - not a hotel room, apartment or flat with on site owners.

Unobstructed sea views with an endless procession of passing boats and romantic sunsets. Direct access to a sandy all tide swimming beach with no road or dunes to cross. Five kayaks and a dinghy or swim to the diving pontoon in front. Rinse off under the hot outdoor shower when you return.

Located on Tapeka Point Beach - gateway to New Zealand's famous Bay of islands. Just two minutes from historic Russell village with Island boat tours, attractions, shops, vineyard, restaurants and nearby world class golf. Only three hours drive from Auckland.

The outdoor living and entertaining area is superb with a large furnished deck and BBQ. A covered verandah surrounds the house with direct access from bedrooms and living area.

Quality linen, towels and post stay cleaning included ready to walk in and enjoy. The Master bedroom is on a secluded wing with a king size bed, heated ensuite bathroom, TV and sea views. The second bedroom has a queen and single with sea views. The third bedroom has a queen and king 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, king single and two singles which can be joined to create another double - popular with teens and families. This room has AC, fridge, TV, DVD and sound system. Portacots, high chair, bath and stroller for infants.

Fully equipped granite kitchen with ice maker and dish drawer dishwashers. Laundry with washer and dryer.

Entertainment includes an Onkyo-Bose home theatre, TV, Sky, DVD, Apple TV and outdoor deck speakers. Telephone and free high speed WiFi Internet access. Lots of books, board games, music and family DVD library.

The inside living area has high ceilings, comfy leather sofas and a nautical theme with a Cape Cod feel. Panoramic beach and sea views extend through floor level glass doors that open the living room onto the deck. Guests enjoy total privacy with exclusive use of the house, grounds, watercraft and all facilities. Air conditioned and double glazed for year round comfort.

The mature grounds have ample off street parking and boat trailer turning with an all tide boat ramp, ski lane and deep water mooring for guest use. Filleting station for the days catch, beer fridge and bait freezer. Tapeka is the closest launching point to the Bay and renowned fishing location.

TripAdvisor Best Russell Vacation Rental and multiple 5 Star Excellence awards. AirBNB Superhost

This is the ultimate "Kiwi beach Bach" holiday rental experience and a perfect home away from home to explore the Bay of Islands and Northland region. Ideal for a weekend break, reunions, overseas visitors, friends getaway or the ultimate family holiday in the winterless North. NOTE - Quoted rate includes 2 guests in master bedroom. Additional guest rate based on 2 guests per bedroom for under 7 guests.


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 5 Stars
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony/Courtyard
  • Barbecue
  • Board Games
  • Boat Ramp
  • Business Centre
  • Catering
  • Check-in Time: 3:00pm
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Clothesline
  • Communal Kitchen
  • DVD Player
  • Free parking
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Games Room
  • Guest Laundry
  • Guest Lounge
  • Helipad
  • High Speed wireless internet
  • Highchair
  • In-house movies
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Laundry Service
  • Library
  • Linen Hire
  • Luggage Storage
  • Non Smoking
  • Parking - Free
  • Parking - Off street
  • Parking - Undercover
  • Pet friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Playground
  • Safety despoit box
  • Shower Facilities
  • Sky TV
  • Sky TV cinema & TV lounge
  • Toilet Facilities
  • TV Room
  • Unlimited free wifi
  • Washing machine and dryer
  • Weddings
  • Great stay great house set up with everything you need linen and towels so clean they looked brand new. Kayaks and dingey for the adventurer or for fishing + many more things to do at Tapeka, and only 2ks away is russel township with great cafes (try the pizza shop and bakery) gift shops or just stroll around checking out new zealands first town. Or if you just want to relax and stay home the house is set up with every thing you need and more , tv dvds, sky, internet boardgames for the kids toys etc and a oarsum home entertainment system with out side speakers for those bbq's or drinks while watching the sun go down Tapeka Del Mar A++ would highly recommend and am planning on returning very soon to catch another big moocher(big snapper) THANKS CLIVE
    ADAM THOMPSON - Oct 27, 2010 (Stayed Oct 2010)
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