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Charming on Cachalot - Akaroa Holiday Home

Rue Cachalot, Akaroa, Banks Peninsula

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  • 6 People
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • No Smoking
  • Wifi


Charming on Cachalot is a beautifully presented 3 bedroom holiday home located in the Banks Peninsula. Enjoying peaceful garden surrounds and harbour views, this charming Akaroa holiday home is the perfect home away from home on your next South Island getaway.

Inside this 2.5 storey home, you’ll find spacious open plan living with a perfectly positioned bay window, made for those sunny afternoons admiring the view with your favourite book. Bedrooms 1 & 2 include queen beds and you’ll love the private veranda off Bedroom 1. Bedroom 3, located on the top floor is the ideal set up for the kids to enjoy their own little haven. With ample heating throughout relax indoors in comfort year round. During the warmer months set yourself up on the sundeck and enjoy an easy meal on the BBQ.

You’ll love the close proximity to the main street with plenty of shopping, cafes and restaurants. Spend the day cruising the harbour on a chartered boat and go swimming with the Dophins, launching from Main Wharf just 2 minutes drive away. Or simply stroll along Beach Road and soak in the stunning views. Watch the sunset from the iconic Akaroa Lighthouse, located on Beach Road, just 13 minutes walk away.

Come and explore the Canterbury region at Charming on Cachalot!

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Bedroom Configuration

  • Bedroom (Level 2): 1 Queen Size Bed
  • Bedroom (Level 2): 1 Queen Size Bed
  • Bedroom (Level 3): 2 Single Bed

Bathroom Configuration

  • Bathroom 1 (Level 2): 1 Basin, 1 Shower
  • Bathroom 2 (Level 2): 1 Basin, 1 Shower, 1 Toilet
  • Bathroom 3 (Level 2): 1 Toilet

Linen available at additional charge

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

Special Conditions

Please note there is a cap on data usage for the wifi service: 4 GB per night stayed per booking. Bookings that go over the allocated data by 1 - 10 GB during their stay will be charged a $20.00 top up fee. Further charges will apply to bookings that go over the allocated data by more than 10 GB.


  • Air conditioning
  • BBQ
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Family Friendly
  • Fenced (fully)
  • Freeview
  • Fridge / Freezer
  • Hair dryer
  • Heat pump
  • Heater (electric)
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Microwave
  • Mobile cellphone Reception
  • Oven
  • Parking (off-street)
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • WIFI
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Guest reviews for Charming on Cachalot

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Stayed January 2020

Fantastic view

Stayed September 2019

Great communication from agent about our stay. Lovely home to come back to after being out each day. Sunny, well equipped and stunning views.

Stayed April 2019

Amazing house with awesome views across the harbour! Had a great stay. Showers and beds aren't the best.

Stayed February 2019

A nice house with a wonderful view over Akaroa. Made for a lovely weekend.Good supply of the things you require to enjoy time away.

Stayed December 2018

Really enjoyed the property. Great view, nice & clean and our kids (3 & 6) loved the place. Handy to shops, restaurants etc. Would def stay again. Thank you.

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