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The Bolthole - Charteris Bay Holiday Home

Diamond Harbour, Banks Peninsula (Ref. 1142519)

  • 2 Guests

  • 1 Bedroom

  • 1 Bathroom

  • Pets No

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  • Swimming pool
  • Off road parking
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi


  • Master Bedroom: Queen Size Bed, Balcony
  • Ensuite: Tiled Shower (Walk-in/Roll-in), Double Vanity, Bidet-Toilet
  • Open Floor Plan Kitchen/Living/Dining
  • Kitchen with: Induction Cook Top, Double Sink, Entertainment Sink, 3 x Ovens (including Steam Combination Oven), 2 x Dishwasher, Fridge Water & Ice through Filter System, Pantry, Wine Fridge, Cool-Drawer, 610 Litre French Door Fridge Freezer, Chest Freezer
  • Multiple Property Heating Modalities: Central Heating, Ducted Air Cooling and Heating, Mechanical Heat Recovery Ventilation, Hydronic Water-to-Air Heat Exchangers, Underfloor Heating, Electric Skirt Board Heaters, Bathrooms w/ Overhead Infrared Heaters, NW Terraces w/ Overhead Infrared Heaters
  • Hypoallergenic Internal Climate System (Pollen Filters)
  • Whole-House Uninterruptible Power Supply System
  • Smart TV, Apple TV, Uncapped Wi-Fi included
  • Washing Machine, Tumble Dryer
  • Double Garage, Carport/Boat Storage, Off Street Parking
  • Outdoor Entertainment Areas in the Northwest and Southeast
  • Swimming Pool (Heated), BBQ
  • Sorry, no smoking


Our linen service will provide all sheets, pillowcases, towels, bath mats, and tea towels for your stay. We’ll also make up the beds for you prior to arrival and strip them down after your departure. Pillows and duvets are provided at the property.

The property

Sophistication in a spectacular setting, this architecturally-designed holiday home provides vast, panoramic views over Lyttelton Harbour, along with resort-like facilities for your enjoyment. Welcome to The Bolthole! This Charteris Bay holiday home makes the most of its picturesque setting with expansive outdoor living space, complemented by outdoor seating and the luxury of an in-ground heated swimming pool, boasting counter current jets for endless swimming. Light-filled living and an array of premium amenities await inside. Enjoy a panoramic vista from the dining table, thanks to gorgeous two storey raked picture windows maximising the views. Tiled flooring leads you through to a well-equipped kitchen, boasting quality Miele appliances to make cooking a breeze. Journey upstairs, where you’ll find an executive-style master bedroom. Wake up to the ocean glimmer via the private balcony and appreciate the luxury of an exclusive ensuite with a generous, tiled walk-in/roll-in shower and his and her vanity. This well-appointed holiday home is fully accessible, with a platform lift from the garage level to the first floor, and as well to the second floor. To help you holiday with ease, added conveniences include office space for two (with printer), a hypoallergenic internal climate system, central heating, a double garage and covered carport. For a walkthrough of the property click here. The southeastern aspect of the home provides additional outdoor living, while the surrounding tranquil grounds complete this peaceful setting. Productive gardens provide a variety of vegetables and fruits for you to enjoy. You’ll find a handful of local amenities and swimming spots at the nearby Diamond Harbour village, while you can easily catch the Diamond Harbour Ferry across to Lyttelton’s charming township – providing an array of cafés, restaurants and the Saturday Farmers’ Market. This serene spot is also just a 40-minute drive to the hustle and bustle of the Christchurch City Centre. A private, luxurious hideaway amongst a stunning setting – a blissful stay awaits at The Bolthole!

Please note a bond may be charged at certain times of the year. One of our team members will contact you if this is required for your booking.

As there are retaining walls in the back garden without a barrier, all guests should take care in this area due to the risk of falls.

The Bolthole may not be suitable for children due to risk of falls from retaining walls in the productive garden.

Please note that a surveillance camera will be operating for added security during your stay.

Please note the gym equipment pictured is not available for guest use.

Please note the ground floor guest suite in the walkthrough is not available for guest use.

About the location

Located on the Banks Peninsula, Diamond Harbour feels like the edge of the world. With a beautiful coastline, stunning views across the harbour and friendly locals, Diamond Harbour draws tourists to its shores from all over the globe. Spend the day relaxing, cruising the harbour or visit Lyttelton via ferry. All of our Diamond Harbour holiday homes are pre-inspected prior to your arrival and are ready for instant online booking.