Peaceful Cottage for Two in Stunning Gardens near Cathedral Cove, North Island

Whitianga, North Island (New Zealand)

Peaceful Cottage for Two in Stunning Gardens near Cathedral Cove, North Island

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Vacation Rentals
1 unit
2 guest capacity
Private Bathroom
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Hosted by Sue
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For the ultimate romantic getaway, guests can stay this peaceful cottage for two nestled in stunning, landscaped gardens near Cathedral Cove, North Island. The cottage features a snug bedroom with a comfortable queen-size bed to curl up in on each night. There is also a private bathroom.

Guests will be able to spend quiet evenings in cooking some delicious meals in the well-equipped kitchen which can be enjoyed inside around the intimate dining table. After, they can curl on the sofas while reading a book or while planning the next day of adventures. Every morning, they will be provided with a breakfast hamper which can be enjoyed outside while they admire the incredible garden.


  • Queen-size bed
  • Heating
  • Linens and pillows
  • Parking
  • Dining table
  • Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Sink
  • Towels
  • Toiletries
  • Kitchen
  • Cooking basics
  • Lounge/Living room
  • Outdoor furniture
Guests will have access to the stunning landscaped gardens which feature native plants and vegetation where they can stroll around or relax in the garden chairs listening to the gentle twirp of the birds. The accommodation is equipped with everything guests will need including linens and towels and a well-equipped kitchenette.

Guest Services

  • Breakfast
Each morning a delicious breakfast hamper is provided which can be enjoyed inside the cottage or outside in the garden.

Location + Surroundings

Local services
  • Supermarket
  • Shopping
This romantic nest is the perfect getaway; with only one accommodation for two, privacy is assured. Tucked away on 16 acres of native bush and landscaped gardens, you will have the freedom to roam through the grounds while on the way to the private, stunning waterfall. The property backs onto the Purangi River, and there are many native bird species to watch. The garden features chairs and loungers where you can sit and relax while enjoying the idyllic setting. Within a five-minute drive is Ferry Landing, a passenger ferry takes you across to Whitianga. Both Cathedral Cove and Hot Water Beach are 10 minutes away by car, while more uninhabited beaches such as Lonely Bay and Cook's Beach are within minutes.


  • Swimming
  • Water sports
  • Horseback riding
  • Surfing
  • Biking
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Stand-up paddleboarding
  • Scuba diving
  • Fishing
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Wine tasting
  • Meditation
  • Wildlife watching
  • Golfing

Guests will find themselves in a nature lovers paradise. At the site, mornings can be spent strolling through the impressive garden while watching the birdlife. There are endless beaches to explore whether guests want quiet beaches just a few minutes away at Cooks Beach, or if they are looking for a unique trip to Hot Water Beach where they can dig their own hole to relax in while the warm mineral water to soothe any aches and pains away.

For those looking for a bit more adventure, the surrounding beaches offer great surfing where bodyboards and surfboards are easy to rent. Whitianga provides guests with an array of activities from scuba diving and snorkeling to boat trips and kayak tours. After a day out, guests can stop off in Coromandel which not only boasts white sandy beaches but also features numerous cafes and fine dining restaurants.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: Flexible
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • 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

Pets are not allowed at the site.

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