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Kereru Cottage - Matapouri Holiday Home

Staffa Bay, Matapouri, Tutukaka Coast (Ref. 1149235)

  • 4 Guests

  • 2 Bedrooms

  • 1 Bathroom

  • Pets No

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  • Off road parking
  • Garden / Patio
  • Broadband / WiFi


  • Bedroom 1: Queen
  • Bedroom 2: Queen
  • Bathroom: Shower, Basin, Toilet
  • Dyson Air-purifying Fan/Heater
  • Coffee Machine, Fridge Freezer, Microwave, Toaster
  • Wi-Fi
  • Garden, BBQ
  • Car Parking 2x Cars only, Shared Driveway
  • 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

Escape to the tranquility of Kereru Cottage, nestled in the secluded bay of Staffa Bay, just over the hill from Matapouri and elevated to offer ocean views from its expansive entertainer's deck. This charming two-bedroom bach offers a peaceful retreat, with a private sandy beach only a two-minute walk away. Perfect for swimming, snorkeling, fishing, and kayaking, it's an ideal spot for water enthusiasts. Relax on the spacious deck enveloped by lush greenery, where you can soak in the ocean views and enjoy lazy afternoons in the outdoor lounge suite. Prepare a delightful charcuterie in the retro kitchen, pour yourself a drink, and unwind while you gaze at the tranquil surrounds! Embrace the laid-back holiday vibe with Kereru Cottage, where picture windows bathe the interior in natural light. As a base for exploration and relaxation, Kereru Cottage comfortably accommodates up to four guests, making it ideal for small families or couples seeking a retreat. A well-appointed bathroom and convenient washing machine ensure a hassle-free stay. Explore the surrounding area with ease, whether it's a short bushwalk to the safe swimming spots, boat launching, or rock fishing at Staffa Bay, a secluded cove accessible via a private lane. Venture further to discover Wooley's Bay and the renowned Whale Bay, both just a short drive from Matapouri. Lace up your walking shoes and embark on the scenic track to Whale Bay, where you'll be treated to breathtaking views of native scenery and the iconic Pohutukawa Trees lining the bay. Escape to Kereru Cottage for a delightful and cosy retreat moments from Matapouri!

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.

Please note this property may not be suitable for small children. As the property is very secluded, please respect your neighbours and surroundings and limit noise after 10pm.

About the location

Escape to the marine paradise of Matapouri Beach, 2-3 hours from Auckland, nestled on the stunning Tūtūkākā Coast, just 36 kilometers northeast of Whangārei. Matapouri is renowned for its breathtaking beauty, captivating visitors with its pristine sandy shores and tranquil estuary, offering sheltered swimming suitable for the entire family. Indulge in the simple pleasures of beach life – grab an ice cream from the local store, lay your towel on the golden sand, and unwind in the sunshine. For those seeking adventure, a scenic walk over the hill (be prepared for some steep sections) leads to the equally enchanting Whale Bay. Here, you'll discover another pristine white sand beach, surrounded by lush bush and offering captivating coastal views. Whether you're planning a relaxing beach getaway or a stopover between Auckland and the Bay of Islands, a visit to the Tutukaka Coast is an absolute must on your Northland itinerary. All of our Matapouri holiday homes undergo thorough pre-inspections to ensure your comfort and satisfaction, and they're ready for instant online booking.