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A Beach Retreat


A Beach Retreat

2 guests
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bed
1 bath
Indoor fireplaceThis is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.

We have created this amazing peaceful place just for 2.
It is on the beach with 2 large decks, an en suite and a very cozy bed. Sitting on the deck in the morning looking out to sea is a great way to start the day. A cosy pot belly fire for the cooler evenings.


Free parking on premises
Indoor fireplace
Hair dryer

House Rules

Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in time is 2PM - 7PM
Check out by 10AM


7 Reviews

Rachel User Profile
December 2017
Gail provides a truly kiwi experience! With her relaxed and fun manner, it is so easy to relax in to staying in their gorgeous little place. The views are to die for and cooking outside just added to the whole experience. Thanks Gail!!
Craig User Profile
May 2016
The hosts were absolutely lovely, really accommodating and went out of their way to make sure we had everything we needed. We arrived slightly late in the evening and they were still more than happy to drop us across on their boat (Very efficiently, ensuring we remained dry vi…
Gail User Profile
Response from Gail:
Thank you Craig it was great to meet you guys and pleased you had a lovely relaxing time. Thank you for your input of wi fi will certainly check it out. Regard Gail and Murray
May 2016
Blake User Profile
September 2017
Awesome getaway on a private island!
Bartley & Kate User Profile
Bartley & Kate
February 2017
Gail is very kind and accommodating. Throughout our New Zealand journey we hit a few snags in our plans but Gail helped keep us afloat as we worked things out. Anyone would be lucky to stay at any of her properties!
Ashley User Profile
November 2016
This stay was absolutely fantastic- Gail was a wonderful host, even coordinating a surprise for my birthday with my boyfriend ahead of time. The unit is a remodeled (in the best way) storage/shipping container, but it's so cute and comfortable. Great bed, amazing views of the isl…
Caroline User Profile
February 2016
This was the perfect place to stay after a long kayaking trip on Abel Tasman. It was only about 20 minutes from Abel Tasman to the house itself which was so nice. You truly feel like you're on a private island and the scenery is gorgeous. Murray was an excellent host and very cha…
Mathilde User Profile
December 2015
A lovely Beach Retreat (deserved name !!). The room was comfy and bright. And the kitchen has everything to cook a good meal in front of the sea (even a BBQ!). Gail and Murray were very kind and answered every of our questions and demands. We spent 2 wonderful nights in this a…
Gail User Profile
Response from Gail:
Thank you Mathilde Hoed your travels are going well. Will note the towel rail thank you for that kind regards Gail
December 2015

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69 Reviews
Gail and Murray wanted to create a place to stay away from the mass market accommodation. A place where guests could feel welcomed in comfortable and fashionable home like surroundings.
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