Our family of 4 (2 teenage girls) loved this rental. Very quirky, but very comfortable and had everything we could possibly need. The location was ...
Our family of 4 (2 teenage girls) loved this rental. Very quirky, but very comfortable and had everything w...
Unique Getaway with Private Waterfall and Hydrotherapy Spa in Wellington, New ZealandWellington, North Island (New Zealand)
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· Kid-friendly · Jacuzzi/Hot Tub · Barbecue
This unique getaway is three levels of mesmerizing architecture, eclectic lighting, and contemporary design woven with outdoor spaces in Wellington, New Zealand. The rental was creatively constructed using three vertically-stacked containers and a winding staircase to interlink each level. Glampers will want to be sure to pack a camera or clear up extra storage on their phones to share memories of this photogenic staycation.
This beautiful vacation rental can accommodate up to eight guests comfortably. There are three bedrooms and each have their own quirky personality and are furnished with king-size beds, plenty of comfy pillows, nightstands, contemporary lighting, and a dresser to unpack and settle in. There is also a deluxe self-inflatable mattress that fits in the cinema room and can accommodate another two guests.
The first bedroom is situated in the top container and has its own private balcony and cinema room. The cinema room is equipped with an HD projector screen, a PlayStation 3, a Bluray DVD Player, a library of DVDs, video games, and board games. The second bedroom is located in the second container and has the benefit of being just steps from the hydrotherapy vortex spa. Guests can enjoy an evening hopping in and out of the spa tub or relaxing on the bean bag chairs. The third bedroom has one of the best views with a full wall-to-wall window next to the bed showcasing the beautiful sprawling greenery outside.
There is a family bathroom with a shower on the second floor and a toilet and separate bathhouse on the lower level. There’s even an outdoor shower for the brave to have a wash in the great outdoors.
The three containers seamlessly blend with outdoor spaces, providing plenty of room for guests to gather throughout the rental. Guests can relax in style on the first level lounge and browse the collection of records to listen to on the record player or settle into the comfy couches across from the television. On the other end of the container is an indoor dining area.
The modern kitchen is equipped with the essentials and appliances for a luxury stay, including a refrigerator, an oven, a dishwasher, a deep kitchen sink, a coffeemaker, and a SodaStream. There is plenty of counter space to lay out a spread of afternoon snacks or cook up an evening meal. There is an outdoor dining area on the sheltered deck perfect for sharing a weekend brunch together. There is also bench seating and a view of the Greywacke rock face and a private waterfall. There is a gas grill on the deck and outdoor heating if the weather cools down.
The garage below the first level has an eight-foot pool table, a sofa for lounging, and a secure parking for a single car. Read More
- Pool table
- Private Lounge/Living room
- King-size bed
- Double bed
- Child's bed
- Kitchen equipment
- Shared Jacuzzi/Hot tub
- Game room
- Shared Barbecue
- Dining table
- Air conditioning
- BR/DVD player
- Video games
- Sound system
Glampers will enjoy the ambient lighting and artistic design of the home mingled with the outdoors. The architecture strategically opens up space with its windows, connection to the outdoor areas, and spiraling staircase, offering fluid accessibility and privacy throughout the house.
Amenities include WiFi, a TV, a stereo system, air conditioning, electric heating, a washer and dryer, linens and towels, a collection of records, DVDs, games, bicycles, a pool table, a private waterfall, an outdoor gas BBQ, and full use of the well-stocked kitchen and appliances.
- Bicycle rental
There is a laundry room with full-size washer and dryer. There is a single car garage and street parking nearby.
Location + Surroundings
This one-of-a-kind vacation house is located in Wellington, New Zealand within steps of Happy Valley Park and Tawatawa Reserve. The container house was built within the natural spaces nearby and has direct views of the Greywacke rock face, a private waterfall, and rolling green hills. It is a short ten-minute drive to the city center and one kilometer from Owhiro Bay. Wellington International and Domestic Airport is just a 20-minute drive away via The Esplanade. Read More
- Safari/Game drive
The hosts thoughtfully equipped this vacation house with plenty of luxury amenities to keep glampers entertained during their stay. In addition to the spa, lounge, and cinema room, the vacation has bicycles available on site for use during the day. The cinema room is also stocked with outdoor sporting goods, including a rugby ball, a football, and cricket gear,
Glampers are in an idyllic location near nature and a short drive from the city center. The South Coast, entrance to City to Sea Walkway, Radome Tracks, and Red Rocks are all within a 10-minute walk from the property. The Tawatawa Reserve has a hiking loop with spectacular views of the bush. Wellington Zoo and the Museum of New Zealand is just six kilometers from the accommodation. While bicycles are available, there may be hilly areas so a car or taxi will allow glampers to reach the shopping and restaurants in the downtown area more quickly.
- Check-in: 03:00 p.m.
- Check-out: 11:00 a.m.
- Infants allowed Under 2 years old
- Children allowed 2-12 years old
- No parties
- Some spaces are shared
- You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 30 days prior to check in.
Please inquire with the host about pets upon booking confirmation.