Cozy Vacation Rental near the Poor Knights Islands in Tutukaka, North Island

Tutukaka, North Island (New Zealand)

Cozy Vacation Rental near the Poor Knights Islands in Tutukaka, North Island

Nature Lodges
1 unit
3 guest capacity
Private Bathroom
No pets allowed
 Host photo
Hosted by Jan
  • New accommodation


  • Kid-friendly
This charming vacation rental is located near the Poor Knights Islands in Tutukaka, North Island, and can comfortably sleep up to three guests. The spacious and contemporary studio suite features a queen-size bed and a fold-away single bed, making it ideal for a couple or a small family. Guests will benefit from their own bright and modern bathroom, where they’ll find a toilet, a sink, and a walk-in shower. Freshly-laundered linens and towels are provided by the host, as well as complimentary toiletries.

The large and light lounge area offers plush cozy sofas where glampers may sit and relax. For laid-back evening entertainment, they can turn on the flat-screen television. There’s a superb kitchenette which comes with a refrigerator, a microwave, a coffeemaker, a toaster, and a tea kettle, along with an array of handy kitchenware. Meals and drinks can be enjoyed at the dining table. Guests will benefit from a delicious continental breakfast each morning. Other amenities in the suite include heating, Wi-Fi, and a hairdryer.

Glampers can step outside to enjoy their morning coffee and take in the breathtaking scenery. The accommodation boasts a garden and a sea view, with the property overlooking Tutukaka’s vibrant and picturesque marina.


  • Queen-size bed
  • Twin/Single bed
  • Electricity
  • Water
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Heating
  • Linens and pillows
  • Television
  • Hairdryer
  • Parking
  • Safe box
  • Desk
  • Dining table
  • Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Sink
  • Towels
  • Toiletries
  • Kitchen
  • Cooking basics
  • Fridge
  • Coffeemaker
  • Tea kettle
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Lounge/Living room
  • Fire pit
  • Deck/Patio
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
Guests traveling by car will find plenty of space to park on the premises. Outside, there are beautiful sea views and glampers will have access to gardens, a patio, and relaxing outdoor furniture.

Inside, the accommodation is heated throughout so is suitable for all seasons. Those who need to stay connected can take advantage of excellent free Wi-Fi. For entertainment, there is a flat-screen television. Guests will benefit from the use of handy laundry facilities, which include a washing machine and a clothes dryer. A continental-style buffet breakfast is included for each morning of the stay.

Guest Services

  • Breakfast
  • Laundry service

Location + Surroundings

Local services
  • Supermarket
  • Museums
  • Shopping
This picturesque property is located in Tutukaka on New Zealand's stunning North Island. Guests will enjoy a prime setting, with gorgeous views over the nearby marina and out to sea. The center of Tutukaka is just a five-minute stroll away, with its bustling harbor, its friendly general store, and a good selection of places to eat. This beautiful community is the gateway to the famous Poor Knights Marine Reserve, and glampers can book many tours and excursions from here.

Guests will also find themselves within easy reach of a wealth of pristine white-sand beaches. A 30-minute drive from the property lies the larger city of Whangarei with its wide selection of services and attractions. This is also the home of the property's closest airport.


  • Swimming
  • Water sports
  • Horseback riding
  • Surfing
  • Biking
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Stand-up paddleboarding
  • Scuba diving
  • Zip-lining
  • Fishing
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Meditation
  • Yoga
  • Whale watching
  • Wildlife watching

This location is a fabulous choice for glampers who love the outdoors. They will be able to go hiking, biking, and horseback riding, and can discover beaches, coves, forests, and an array of unique flora and fauna. Guests can take to the water for swimming and kayaking at Matapouri Beach, or paddle boarding in Tutukaka. The Poor Knights Marine Reserve offers unbeatable diving and snorkeling, as it’s home to some breathtaking underwater scenery. Keen fishermen can enjoy their favorite pastime on a chartered boat trip from the nearby marina or from coastal rocks, harbors, wharves, and docks. This part of the world is ideal for surfing and boogie boarding, with its clear and temperate waters. Surf lessons are available at Sandy Bay and many other locations close to the property.

The city of Whangarei features excellent shopping and dining, as well as a great arts scene. An Artisan Fair runs frequently during the summer. Guests may enjoy a visit to the Whangarei Art Museum, which also offers an insight into local history. For thrills and excitement, glampers can head to Adventure Forest where they'll find a rope course through the treetops, with zip-lines, swings, nets, and much more.

Abbey Caves offer a different type of adventure. These undeveloped and unguided caves can be explored carefully, using a torch, sturdy shoes, and a helmet. Inside, glampers will be rewarded by the sight of thousands of incredible glow worms.

Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 02:00 PM
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No Pets allowed
  • No smoking
  • No parties

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days
Moderate: You will receive a full refund if you cancel at least 7 days prior to check-in.

Additional Information

This property is not suitable for pets.

Smoking is not allowed.

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