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River Rest - Ruakaka Holiday Home

Ruakaka, Bream Bay (Ref. 1122928)


  • 4 Guests

  • 1 Bedroom

  • 1 Bathroom

  • Pets No

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  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Garden / Patio
  • Broadband / WiFi


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1 Customer Review(s)

  • David

    “Nice clean and comfortable accommodation.”

    The hosts were very friendly and accommodating and shared knowledge of the area. A beautiful location with the garden a delight. Overall a relaxing pleasant place to stay.

    The hosts were very friendly and accommodating and shared knowledge of the area. A beautiful location with the garden a delight. Overall a relaxing pleasant place to stay.

    - David, February 2024


  • Bedroom 1: 1X Queen, 2x King single
  • Bathroom 1 with: Shower, Hand Basin, Toilet
  • TV, Iron, BBQ, Coffee Machine, Heating
  • Microwave, Fridge Freezer, Hobs, Wifi, Toaster
  • Pot-a-cot


You’ll be glad to know linen is included in the nightly rate.

The property

Set amongst mature palms and refreshing greenery this well-appointed stylish accommodation just off the main highway will be your idyllic base in Ruakākā. Your Northland travels begins with a rest by the riverbank at River Rest! After parking out front in the large courtyard, your on-site hosts will welcome you to your holiday-home which occupies the downstairs area of a larger dwelling. Surrounded by pretty lawns and gardens that slope to the edge of the Ruakākā river, this is a tranquil spot to relax.  After exploring one of Northlands most famous stretches of coast, relax on the outdoor courtyard seating and fire up the gas BBQ for an alfresco picnic. The expansive lawn invites you to bring along backyard games to pass the time and soak up the benefits of the sunny winterless north! You'll also have a selection of games and books to keep you entertained, as well as complimentary WIFI to ensure you stay connected during your stay. This one-bedroom, one-bathroom self-contained retreat sleeps up to five guests, with a queen bed in the bedroom, and a king single with roll-away plus pull-out couch in the living area.  Amenities include a kitchenette with microwave and fridge-freezer and the essentials for fuss-free self-catering. Whip up an easy feast with the provided air fryer or induction cook-top. Make yourself at home on large modern furnishings.  Located three-minutes' drive to Ruakākā beach, endless sand and surf awaits, from Marsden Point down through Uretiti to Waipu, all under the gaze of Mt Manaia. As an added bonus local shops are within walking distance! This comfortable accommodation will be just what you need as you pass through this iconic holiday destination. Welcome to your River Rest! 

Please note there is a pot-a-cot available on request.

Please be aware this property does not have an oven. A kitchenette with fridge-freezer, microwave, toaster, kettle, and induction cook top is available for use during your stay.

Please note that the upstairs is separate from this unit and will be occupied during your stay.

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.

About the location

Ruakaka is known for its stunning surf beach and vibrant community life, all within an hour and 40 minutes drive from Auckland. The white sandy bay looks out towards the Hen and Chicken Islands, Bream Head, Mt Manaia and Sail Rock, making the area particularly picturesque. All of our Ruakaka holiday homes are pre-inspected prior to your arrival and are ready for instant online booking.