Luxury Safari Tent Rental on Stunning Nature Retreat in Waipu on North Island
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In the living room, guests will discover a sofa bed and a table with chairs. The fully-equipped kitchenette includes appliances such as a mini-refrigerator, a kettle, and a sink. Other amenities include a USB charging portal.
Outside, there is a huge deck with seating, a barbecue, an outdoor bathtub, and epic views. Glampers will find beautiful beaches just a short drive away.
Please be aware that the site is near the main house but maintains its own privacy overlooking native bush.
If the guest cancels 7 days or more prior to check in.
- Cell service
- Running water
- Queen-size bed
- Double bed
- Bunk bed
- Picnic area
- Outdoor furniture
- Shared Kitchen
- Dining table
- Mosquito net
- Linens and pillows
- Tea kettle
- Twin/Single bed
- Fire pit
- Cooking basics
- Shared Barbecue
Amenities include a queen-size bed, bunks, a sofa bed, bed linens, duvets, and pillows. Guests will also have an outdoor bath, a flushing toilet, a shower, and bath towels.
Other great amenities include a BBQ with a gas ring burner, an outdoor pot belly fire, a fridge, a USB charging portal, and a portacot and high chair (on request).
- Kayak/Canoe rental
Breakfast, share platters, picnic baskets, and even babysitting can be arranged for an additional price.
Location + Surroundings
Waipu itself is a small charming town that is settled along Bream Bay. One of the area's most well-known landmarks is Waipu Cove, a location boasting a remarkable beach and views of the Hen and Chicks and Sail Rock Islands. There are also tide pools brimming with life and beachside cafes overlooking the sprawling blue ocean. Guests can spot stalactites, stalagmites, and glow worms by wandering through the Waipu Caves.
- Feeding animals
- Wildlife watching
Adventures and sports
- Kayaking/Canoeing on-site
- Water sports
- Stand-up paddleboarding
The township of Waipu offers great cafes, takeaways, and restaurants. The famous Pizza Barn, an icon of Waipu, serves superb pizzas and has its very own crafted beer. Waipu Cove's The Cove restaurant is a very buzzing and popular eatery.
Waipu coastal trail a one and a half hour walk from Waipu Cove to Lang’s beach and has breathtaking views out over the beach.
Guests can go on a unique guided beach trek with Tuidale Stables.
At the Waipu Caves, glampers can trek through amazing caves full of glow worms, stalactites, and stalagmites.
The Waipu golf course has awesome views overlooking Bream Bay.
Guests can have a go at surfing with the fun team at Waipu Learn2Surf.
To get to Piroa Falls, guests should follow a 200-meter track across the Ahuroa River and onto the picturesque Piroa Falls. The river has many suitable swimming holes along the track, making it a fun walk for children.
Waipu’s strong Scottish heritage can be appreciated at the Waipu Museum and The Waipu Highland games are celebrated annually on New Year’s Day and the tartan week that takes place every July.
Waipu Cove, Lang’s, Mangawhai, and Ruakaka beaches are great for swimming, surfing, fishing, relaxing, and having fun.
Bennett’s chocolatier is situated in Mangawhai, 30 minutes away from the retreat. It is here that guests will see chocolate being made, and some of the most delicious chocolates that they will ever taste. Children love to visit here and sample the free giveaways.
There are many playgrounds situated in and around Waipu that children can enjoy.
Markets are held on most weekends throughout summer, either in Waipu or nearby surrounding towns.
At Waipu cycle and walkway guests can take a stroll or cycle and breathe in the fresh air and see some of the beautiful countryside.
Check-in: 2:00 p.m. early check-in allowed additional charge
Check-out: 11:00 a.m. late check-out allowed additional charge
Infants allowed Under 2 years old
Children allowed 2-12 years old
- Events allowed
Some spaces are shared
ModerateFree cancellation up to 7 days
You will receive a full refund if you cancel at least 7 days prior to check-in.View policy details
Smoking is not permitted.