Laguna Cottage - Sunny Mokihinui lagoon & river


Entire cottage hosted by Roger

  1. 7 guests
  2. 3 bedrooms
  3. 4 beds
  4. 1 bath
Roger is a Superhost
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This Funky South Island Cottage has a large sunny colourful private garden & 2 large decks. The lagoon nearby has safe swimming, the water is gin clear. The Lagoon is suitable for kayaks, jetskiing, & pboards. Its a short walk to the Tasman Sea Beach from which to view magical sunsets or storms. The Ghost Trail Cycleway and tramping track comes out 8km away & Heaphy 1hr20 away. The Mokihinui Pub is nearby.The cottage has had a recent upgrade with large electric oven and gas hob,newish bathroom.

The space
The nearest Dairy is 8 mins down the road at Ngawakau. Water is from the river and roof. Local settlements of Hector and Granity have arts and craft shops. The Coal settlements of Denniston and Stockton are also near. There are several walks like the Charming creek walk. At the start of the Ghost trail is a new Café with exquisite river views. Kick back and relax. The old boiler café / pub a few houses away has fish and chips, bar meals delicious rib eye steaks, and ice-creams muffins and pies.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
1 queen bed, 1 single bed

What this place offers

Garden view
Mountain view
Beach access
Free parking on premises
Free washing machine – In building
Free dryer – In building
Private patio or balcony
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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4.64 out of 5 stars from 76 reviews


Where you’ll be

Mokihinui, West Coast, New Zealand

The ocean, lagoon, & bush make this location special & white bait in season, plentiful bird life. Beach,lagoon and river fishing are nearby .
Mokihinui has 35 more sunshine days than Wellington has on average. It is a microclimate.

Hosted by Roger

  1. Joined in November 2018
  • 236 Reviews
  • Identity verified
  • Superhost
Not quite retired active kiwi, who enjoys the outdoors, fishing in sea and rivers, also swimming,bush walks, gardening, sailing.

During your stay

The Cottage is for Rent a Week at a time or less by negotiation.

Roger is a Superhost

Superhosts are experienced, highly-rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
  • Language: English
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: within an hour
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Checkout: 11:00 am
No pets
No parties or events
Smoking is allowed

Health & safety

Airbnb’s COVID-19 safety practices apply
No carbon monoxide alarm
Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy