Family-Friendly Vacation Rental next to the Beach near Whakatane, North IslandOhakana Island, North Island (New Zealand)
Family-Friendly Vacation Rental next to the Beach near Whakatane, North Island
This superb vacation rental is located near Whakatane, North Island, and can accommodate up to six guests, making it the ideal choice for a family or group getaway. There is one bedroom and one full bathroom. The spacious and relaxing bedroom has a queen-size bed and two single beds. Further sleeping space comes in the form of a cozy sofa bed in the living area. In the bright and modern private bathroom, guests will find a toilet, a sink, and a walk-in shower. Freshly-laundered linens and towels are provided, as well as a selection of complimentary toiletries. Some accommodations have the advantage of being wheelchair accessible, and guests should inquire with the host for further details.
In the light and welcoming living area, guests will find a modern and stylish open-plan layout. There’s a comfortable sitting space, which features a sofa, a flat-screen television, and a DVD player to keep everyone entertained. The fully-equipped kitchen comes with a refrigerator, a freezer, an oven, a stove, a microwave, a tea kettle, and a toaster, along with an array of handy kitchenware. Meals and drinks can be enjoyed at the dining table. Other amenities include Wi-Fi access, heating, electric blankets, a fan, an iron and board, and a hairdryer.
Outside, there is a delightful private decking area, which boasts gorgeous ocean views. There’s an outdoor table and chairs for al fresco dining and a barbecue for delicious family cookouts.
Those traveling by car will find plenty of space to park on the premises. Outside, there are some great facilities, which include gardens and terraces with outdoor furniture, a free gas barbecue area, two playgrounds, a tennis/basketball court, and ping pong tables. For an additional charge, mini golf is available. The property's seasonal outdoor swimming pool boasts fun water slides, and kids will love the enormous "bouncy pillow". Bikes can be hired from the property, and glampers who have been out fishing can make use of the cleaning and filleting area. Of course, guests will enjoy direct access to the golden, sandy beach, with its superb volleyball court.
During the summer months, the onsite cafe is open for drinks and snacks. Guests who need to stay connected can take advantage of free Wi-Fi throughout the property. For entertainment, there is a shared game room, a seasonal kids club, and a communal TV room. Guests staying in the cabins will benefit from excellent shared bathroom facilities, and a full communal kitchen is also available. There is a coin-operated laundry and a reception with a tour booking desk.
- Outdoor pool
- Shared Barbecue
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Check-in: 02:00 PM
Check out: 10:00 AM
Infants allowed Under 2 years old
Children allowed 2-12 years old
No Pets allowed
Some spaces are shared
Smoking is not allowed in the accommodation.
"Quiet time" is in operation between 22:30 and 08:00.
Wheelchair-accessible accommodation is available.
Be kind to the environment and take care of the surroundings.
Location and surroundings
Ohakana Island, North Island (New Zealand)
Detailed location provided after booking
- Hot springs
- Water sports
- Stand-up paddleboarding
- Scuba diving
- Whale watching
- Wildlife watching
Glampers will be spoiled for choice with the huge variety of activities available in the region. On the property, there's swimming, cycling, tennis, volleyball, basketball, and ping pong on offer. At Ohope beach, glampers can sunbathe, picnic, swim, and surf. From nearby Whakatane, guests will be able to take a chartered trip on the ocean to enjoy jet boating, whale watching, diving, snorkeling, fishing, or even a visit to the volcano on White Island. It's also possible to hire jet skis, kayaks, and paddleboards. Close to the property, glampers will find miles and miles of tracks for walking, hiking, and mountain biking, with amazing forest and coastal vistas.
For relaxation and indulgence, guests can pay a visit to Awakeri Hot Springs, around 30 minutes from the property. Those looking for something a little different can enjoy a self-drive rail-cart adventure in Awakeri, or pick their own seasonal fruit from Julian's Berry Farm. Glampers could book a food, wine, and cider tasting tour from Whakatane, and sample some of the region's amazing cuisine. Keen golfers will love the Ohope International Golf Course, less than a mile from the property, with its beautiful views across the Bay of Plenty. History buffs should check out Mataatua, in Whakatane. It's a splendid Maori ancestral house, which offers a fascinating insight into New Zealand's rich indigenous culture.