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Secluded Romantic Cottage with Picturesque Bay Views on South Island's Banks Peninsula

4.8 1 Review

"Absolutely beautiful home, quiet, clean, comfortable, warm. Has stunning views. A lovely outdoor bath tub under the stars. Log burner. Sky TV. Own pe…"

Catherine, guest in May 17, 2023.
  • Entire accommodation to yourself

    Enjoy having the accommodation to yourself; with all facilities for exclusive and private use

  • Perfect for fishing

    The host recommends this activity

  • Free cancellation if cancelled at least 7 days before check-in

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Entire Cottage
Breakfast included

Cottage • 2 guests • Bathroom • Kitchen

About this place

This secluded and romantic cottage is located in Akaroa, South Island, on the coast of the Banks Peninsula. It can accommodate two guests.

There is one bedroom and one bathroom. The bedroom has a queen-size bed. The wheelchair-accessible bathroom comes with a toilet, a sink, and a combined shower and bathtub. Linens, towels, and toiletries are provided.

In the living room, guests will find nice furniture, a flat-screen TV with a DVD player, and a wood-burning fireplace. There is also a book library and a workspace with a computer and printer. The fully-equipped kitchen comes with a fridge, a dishwasher, a microwave, a coffeemaker, and a stove and oven. Other amenities include heating, cable and satellite, wireless internet, a washer and dryer, and an iron and ironing board.

Outside, there is a private back deck with a dining area and a BBQ grill. The deck provides picturesque views of the bay, as well as the surrounding mountains, forests, and volcanoes. Guests will have access to lush blooming gardens around the cottage.

The cottage has a private entrance for guests. The living room has a wood-burning fireplace. Guests will enjoy free Wi-Fi and an ethernet connection inside the cottage. Free parking is available onsite.

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1 bed

  • 1 Queen-size bed

Features and services

  • Wi-Fi/Internet

  • Shared Kitchen

  • Bathtub

  • Heating

  • Fishing

  • Microwave

  • Fireplace

  • Fridge

  • Wildlife watching

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Property reviews

4.8 - 1 Review

Accommodation rules

  • Check-in: Flexible
  • Check out: Flexible
  • No Infants allowed Under 2 years old

  • No Children allowed 2-12 years old

  • No Pets allowed

  • No smoking

  • No parties

  • No events

  • Some spaces are shared

Smoking is not allowed.

Pets are not allowed.

Guests are allowed to check-in as early as they want and check-out as late as they want.

The cottage is not family-friendly. It is not suitable for parties or special events.

The cottage is wheelchair accessible.

Longterm rentals are allowed.

Be kind to the environment and take care of the surroundings.

Cancellation policy: Moderate

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Free cancellation until .

After that, cancel before and get a 50% refund.

If you cancel before check in day get a 50% refund.

It is at the discretion of each individual host as to whether or not the booking can be rescheduled to another available date. Should you cancel at any time, you will not receive a refund.


Location and surroundings

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Akaroa, South Island (New Zealand)

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  • Supermarket

Activities near Akaroa, South Island

  • Water sports on-site

  • Biking on-site

  • kayak

    Kayaking/Canoeing on-site

  • surf-board

    Stand-up paddleboarding on-site

  • Climbing on-site

  • Fishing on-site

  • Boating/Sailing on-site

  • Wine tasting on-site

  • Yoga on-site

  • Wildlife watching on-site

The cottage is conveniently located on the Banks Peninsula, meaning guests will have plenty of opportunities for hiking and biking along gorgeous coastline and volcanoes. They can go on guided bushwalking tours and view unique wildlife like penguins.

The cottage is waterfront so guests will have easy access to the bay for kayaking, boating, fishing, and sailing. They can walk down the famous Akaroa Harbour for cruise tours, where they can watch pods of dolphins swim by in the waves.

Guests can head into Akaroa Village for shops and restaurants. They can taste wine at nearby vineyards, and tour the mosaic gardens at the eclectic Giants House. Nature lovers can visit the Hinewai Reserve for hiking and bushwalking on several trails cutting through rugged mountains, rolling hills, and lush forest. These trails are excellent places for photography, birdwatching, and viewing wildlife.

Guests can take day trips to Christchurch, the largest city on South Island. They can visit art galleries and botanical gardens, tour historic churches and museums, or ride bikes along the Avon River.