Retro Caravan for a Unique Oceanside Getaway in Beachlands, AucklandBeachlands, North Island (New Zealand)
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This retro caravan is situated on a pretty, scenic coastline park alongside the coastal village of Beachlands, Auckland. The hosts have selected some stunning sites here that command sparkling sea vistas over the Hauraki Gulf and across to Rangitoto. Ancient pohutukawa surrounds guests and a coastal walkway is at the doorstep, this track takes guests down to the many choices of white shell beaches with pohutukawa canopies and rainforest and mangrove walks.
Fitted out with everything guests could possibly need for a perfect, blissful getaway, glampers will find a chic interior furnished with a bespoke kitchen that has everything needed to whip up delicious meals including a gas stovetop and an under-bench oven. The table converts into a plush double bed that comes with luxury linens and pillows that complement designer throws. Bathroom facilities on the campsite are clean and modern; however, there is a solar shower in the caravan should guests require it.
Outside, glampers can enjoy a cup of coffee or tea while admiring the waves gently kiss the shore in the morning. The barbecue is ideal for grilling up a delicious lunch and there is a table and chairs for relaxing or dining al fresco. Read More
- Double bed
- Kitchen equipment
- Picnic area
- Outdoor furniture
- Shared Barbecue
- Dining table
- Sound system
This unique vacation rental offers modern conveniences that will make any discerning glamper feel right at home during their stay. Luxury linens and towels are provided by the hosts and glampers will find a fully-equipped kitchen with a gas stovetop, an oven, and a fridge as well as lighting, cupboard space, and a JVC surround-sound system.
Outside, there is a barbecue along with a table and chairs for dining al fresco. Additionally, glampers have access to kayaks or paddleboards by request and the beach is a two-minute walk away down to the water's edge from the park location.
Alternatively, there is the ocean view site at nearby pine harbor reserve that the caravan is also located near which is on the water's edge.
- Laundry service
- Sports equipment storage
- Childcare/Babysitting service additional charge
- Pick-up/Drop-off additional charge
- Bicycle rental
Guests can visit many restaurants in the area while stayuing at this property. Including, Franklins restaurant, Beachlands, Dominios Pizza, Beachlands, The Bach Cafe, Maretai, and Pine Harbour marina restaurants.
While staying at this property, guests can take advantage of paddle-board and kayak hire for a fun filled afternoon. A BBQ is also available for hire, to enjoy a delicious meal with amazing views.
Location + Surroundings
- Bus station
- Health facility
- Tourism office
- Fuel station
- Train station
- Amusement park
- Movie theater
This retro caravan is situated on a pretty, scenic coastline park alongside the coastal settlement of nearby Beachlands. The hosts have selected some stunning pieces of Omana Regional Park with sea vistas of the Gulf, ancient pohutukawa canopies, mangrove, and rainforest for guests to enjoy their bespoke, retro-inspired caravan.
Fitted out with everything guests will need for a perfect, blissful getaway, they will enjoy pink and tangerine washed sunsets, sparkling clear star filled evenings, and gentle, native birdsong which will surround guests' senses with the morning sunrise. Glampers shouldn't forget swimming gear, the white shelly beach below sparkles turquoise in the summer!
For the seasoned hikers, a great idea is a walk out to nearby historic Motukaraka Island to explore its forgotten, deserted shores and swim in the calm lagoons that appear at low tide. Ideal for a special occasion or a special, romantic getaway, this immaculately restored little gem will make this one of the most memorable getaways!
The hosts also hire retro bikes with baskets to explore the coastal cycleways and tracks on their doorstep. Guests should ask the hosts about the latest new location, on the water's edge at Pine Harbour reserve, the gateway to the marina and views of Rangitoto!
Beachlands is a typical beach village bound by the sea on two sides and offers a small but vibrant downtown where glampers will find stores and restaurants. Other attractions include Pine Harbour Marina, Formosa Golf Resort, and downtown Auckland, which can be reached by ferry or car. Auckland International Airport is just 23 kilometers from Beachlands. Read More
- Bird watching
- Water sports
- Scuba diving
- Stand-up paddleboarding
Glampers staying here will enjoy the best of both worlds--an incredible outdoor adventure and vibrant yet small town living atmosphere--without having to travel too far. Beachlands boasts rugged yet breathtaking landscape and ample hiking, biking, and walking trails that are ideal for those seeking a thrill or to simply reconnect with nature. Omana Regional Park rises 40 meters above sea level and is great for some family fun. Here, glampers can go kayaking, explore the boardwalks through mangroves, enjoy a picnic with barbecue facilities available, or simply cool off in the sea during the warm summer months.
Maraetai Beach Boat Club and Pine Harbour Marina are great for sailing and fishing and offer lovely views from restaurants that are perched over the water. Every Saturday, glampers can visit the French market at Marina Green and sample local cuisine while listening to soft jazz. The center of Auckland is about 40 minutes away and makes for a great day trip for the family to explore the bustling city and all that it has to offer, including the iconic Sky Tower, which has views of Viaduct Harbour.
- Check-in: 09:29 a.m.
- Check-out: 12:00 p.m.
- No smoking
- No parties
- Some spaces are shared
- As long as you cancel at least 7 days before check-in, you will receive a full refund.
- If you cancel within 7 days of check-in, you will receive a refund for 50% of the stay, minus the first night.
- If you cancel after check-in, any refund will be at the host's discretion.
- Refund does not include Glamping Hub service fee.
There is a park fee of $15 per person per night which is not included in the rate.
Pets, smoking, and evening parties are not allowed.
The park locks its gates at 21:00 during summer.