Surfer's Sunshine Cottage - Piha Holiday Home

Seaview Road, Piha, West Auckland

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  • 4 People
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Yes Outside Only
  • Pet Friendly Inside Welcome


This cheerful sunshine yellow cottage is sure to bring a smile to your face!

On a large sloping section surrounded by native bush, this 1-bedroom cottage is a relaxed coastal getaway on NZ's rugged and beautiful west coast. Surfer's Sunshine Cottage can accommodate up to 4 guests and is pet-friendly too, with Piha Beach and the surrounding Waitakere Ranges offering scenic walk and hiking tracks. There's a shortcut track leading directly to the beach right across the road also.

Wake up in the comfy downstairs bedroom and head upstairs to make a coffee and check the surf report from the deck. Surfer's Sunshine Cottage has stunning views out over Lion Rock and Piha's famous swells.

Whether you're heading to Piha for a relaxing detox weekend, adrenaline pumped surf trip or laidback family getaway, you'll have a comfortable stay here.

The black sands and ocean views await at Surfer's Sunshine Cottage!

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Bedroom Configuration

  • Bedroom (Level 1): 1 Queen Size Bed
  • Lounge (Level 2): 1 Sofa Bed

Bathroom Configuration

  • Bathroom 1 (Level 1): 1 Basin, 1 Shower, 1 Toilet

Pet Friendly

Yes Inside.
Pets can come too! A small pet friendly fee of $23 for up to two pets will apply.

Linen available at additional charge

Available at this property for $25 per person. You’ll see the option for our linen service in the 'Extras' section during your booking.

Special Conditions

Please note there are steep, narrow stairs going down to the bedroom and bathroom. The ceiling height downstairs is 188cm, so taller guests need to be mindful.

If you're bringing a furry friend, please ensure they are up to date with their flea treatments!

Please be aware that Off Street parking at this property is along a grassed driveway without room for turning. Up to two cars can park on this area. To drive out, it is necessary to reverse out onto Seaview Road, being mindful of traffic.

Please note that the property can allow up to a maximum of 4 adults at all times. Please note that the no parties policy is strictly enforced at this property. Guests are kindly requested to keep voices and music low (especially outside) between 10pm and 8am so that the neighbours are not disturbed.


  • BBQ
  • Coffee machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Driveway (private)
  • Dryer
  • Family Friendly
  • Fenced (fully)
  • Freeview
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Hair dryer
  • Heater (electric)
  • High chair
  • Microwave
  • Mobile cellphone Reception
  • Oven
  • Parking (off-street)
  • Port-A-Cot
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • WIFI
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Guest reviews for Surfer's Sunshine Cottage

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Stayed July 2022

Great place to stay. Easy walk to the beach and a wonderful laid back bach vibe. We loved that we could have our dogs with us and feel relaxed. Thanks.

Stayed July 2022

There’s a definite charm and privacy to the place. Care has been taken to present the bach in the best way possible. It’s just the steps downstairs made me wish I was the size of a hobbit. As such I only went there to use the bathroom. The deck is great.

Stayed June 2022

Lovely little place. We really enjoyed it. Thanks

Stayed April 2022

Super tidy, super comfortable bach with everything you need. Location is perfect for easy missions to beautiful beaches, great walks and eateries. We'll definitely stay again!

Stayed January 2021

Lovely traditional bach with character and fabulous views across Piha. The property is in walking distance of the beach, RSA and the Domain and is ideal for a couple with a child. Would definitely stay there again.

Stayed January 2021

Just returned from a lovely 3 night stay. This home was just perfect, great location, super cosy and lots of essentials already there. I'd seen the comments about the stairs but to me they're what you expect from a Bach - steep but short and not intimidating .. the dogs managed them no problem :)

Stayed August 2020

This lovely little house in Piha was quiet, cozy, warm, and just what we needed for a weekend away. Access to the house was easy, and everything was as advertised. Thank you for a lovely stay.

Stayed March 2020

Nice little place, great location but steep stairs down to bathroom

Stayed February 2020

Great little Bach x love that it is pet friendly ❤️

Stayed November 2019

Private, traditional kiwi bach in a beautiful location. Its an easy walk to the cafe and store, the view is very scenic with the forested ridge line and peaks of ocean from the deck. Lots of native wildlife and the local community has a great relaxed 'island time' feel about it.

Stayed October 2019

Great stay! The view and balcony is amazing and we loved being able to have breakfast accompanied by native birds in the trees. The staircase is a bit intimidating, especially with a 5 month old, but totally fine in the end. Thanks for a wonderful time.

Bachcare replied

Thank you for your lovely comments Kayla! Yes, we like to warn our guests of the narrow, steep stairs on the listing just so everyone's aware, but we're glad to hear this didn't put a damper on an amazing stay! Hope to see you again soon!

Stayed July 2019

Lovely spot, fab sun, and cosy. Very nicely presented.

Stayed June 2019

Great bach stay - lovely house.

Stayed June 2019

The cottage was clean and had everything we needed for a comfortable stay. We loved the wonderful seaview and easy access to the beach. I'd like to mention that the stairs are fairly steep.

Bachcare replied

Hi Ji-yeon! Thank you for your feedback and it's so nice to hear you had a lovely stay! Yes, you're right! The stairs are rather steep as we like to advise guests on the listing so that care is taken when used. We hope to see you guys again in the future!

Stayed June 2019

We really loved everything about this cottage: the sun-drenched deck and lounge, proximity to the beach, the fantastic views, great kitchen, comfortable bed and lovely garden. It was very cosy and clean and cute!

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