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Bush backdrop, privacy and Bay views

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2 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, bed sheets
Beach nearby
Beach nearby
Fridge, microwave, oven, electric kettle
In-room dining

Overview of Bush backdrop, privacy and Bay views

Entire homePrivate host

Bush backdrop, privacy and Bay views

5.0/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Entire home

2 bedrooms1 bathroomSleeps 6

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Outdoor space
  • Barbecue grill

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest stays
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
Whangarei Heads, Northland

Space details

2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, sleeps 6
786 sq ft
Bedroom 1
    1 king bed
Bedroom 2
    2 single beds
Common area
    1 sofa bed
Bathroom 1

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Bush backdrop, privacy and Bay views

Family-friendly holiday home in Whangarei Heads
Situated just 21km from Whangarei CBD, this tidy 2 bedroom abode awaits your arrival.
This home is very tidy, compact but spacious, well appointed, with elevated views of the water. Easy indoor/ outdoor flow, roomy private section bordering the bush, yet close to the water. Nestled between majestic Mt Manaia and the expansive Whangarei Harbour, McLeod's Bay is the perfect holiday playground
Plenty of room to park the boat, and large lawn for children to play safely. Not Wheelchair friendly.

McLeod's Bay has safe swimming, is great for all water pursuits, boats can be launched from the beach. Whangarei Harbour is renowned for fishing and diving with Whangarei Heads having beautiful East Coast beaches, and is the gateway to off shore Islands.
There is a store and cafe/ takeaway within the bay.
A tennis court and numerous walkways and tracks for all fitness levels within short distance. A Service Station is at Parua Bay, (only 8 km away) for fuel, dive and propane, a Four Square, liquor and bakery stores at the shopping center. The Pines Golf course 12 km towards Whangarei.
There are 2 bedrooms, 1 Super-king bed, 2 single beds, a fold down double bed, and 2 spare mattresses.

This is the ideal time out for you, your family and friends.

Do not delay, inquire today!

Special conditions:
Smoking allowed outside only.
50% deposit on confirmation, balance to be payed 7 days before stay.
Extras; Linen and Bath towels included. Bring your own swimming towels. Tea, Coffee, Sugar & salt & pepper supplied

NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean and leave the house as you find it. Leave the Washing in basket provided.
Guest accommodation at this holiday home offers a hairdryer and an iron/ironing board. Rooms open to patios. This accommodation is furnished with sofa beds and dining tables. Kitchens offer fridges, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a shower.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Speaks English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter


Contactless social distancing
Property is kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Near the beach

Parking and transport

  • Car required

Family friendly

  • Playground
  • Children's games


  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Paper towels
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Electric kettle
  • Toaster
  • Spices


  • Dining table


  • 2 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided
  • Sofa bed


  • 1 bathroom
  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Soap
  • Towels provided
  • Toilet paper


  • TV
  • Stereo
  • Books
  • Games

Outdoor areas

  • Patio
  • Barbecue
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture


  • Washing machine


  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone

Location highlights

  • Near the sea
  • In a village

Things to do

  • Fitness facilities nearby
  • Snorkelling nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Birdwatching nearby
  • Cycling nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Jet skiing nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Sailing nearby

Safety features

  • First aid kit
  • Smoke detector


  • Sleeps 6
  • Unit size: 786 sq ft (73 sq m)

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Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host, not a professional engaged in trade or business
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and a first aid kit
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation

We should mention

A car is required for transport to and from this property

Property is also known as

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About this area

Located in Whangarei Heads, this holiday home is near the beach. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Mcleod Bay and Mount Manaia, while Claphams Clock Museum and Whangarei Art Museum are cultural highlights. Jet skiing and kayaking offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails and cycling nearby. Guests love the property's quiet location.


  • The Deck - 12 min walk
  • Parua Bay Tavern - 10 min drive
  • Parua Bay Tavern - 10 min drive

Getting around

  • Whangarei (WRE) - 21 min drive

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 46 out of 47 reviews
5 - Excellent 98%
Rating 4 - Good. 1 out of 47 reviews
4 - Good 2%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 47 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 47 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 47 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%






Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Amazing home!!
Loved our stay celebrating our son’s 1st birthday. Beautiful home and owner was amazing. Definitely will be returning 😊
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2021

5/5 Excellent

Great Spot
Thoroughly enjoyed the weekend.

5/5 Excellent

Beautiful relaxing stay
Wonderful space and location. Everything beautifully presented sndzappojntdf

5/5 Excellent

Hey everything good. Just the code for key.... It's on one of the sets of instructions and then not in the other... So would be cool if it could be updated to be on both so I don't have to keep searching emails for right one. Cheers

5/5 Excellent

Whangārei Heads
In spite of the rain we had a very restful weekend. The bach warm comfortable, clean and had a lovely view. Thankyou so much.