Yes Outside Only
Park up your boat on the 12 mtr pontoon in front of the sun drenched patio, fire up the BBQ and turn that fresh catch into a delicious meal! Its that easy at Waterways Wonder.
Based on the new Pauanui waterways, with your own personal boat mooring and jetty, this is the ideal spot for your next luxury fishing escape! Waterways Wonder is a contemporary and bright holiday home, decorated with tasteful furnishings. Every inch is made to help you relax and unwind, from the indoor/outdoor flow of the spacious living area, to the fireplace ready and waiting for those cooler nights indoors.
With such convenient access to the Tairua Harbour from the waterways your family or group will love to make the most of the kayaks and life jackets. Then after a big day on the water, and maybe some freshly caught fish, get cosy in the lounge with a glass of wine.
Treat yourself to a real holiday at Waterways Wonder!
- Bedroom (Level 1): 1 King Size Bed
- Garage (Level 1): 2 Bunk Bed
- Bedroom (Level 2): 1 Queen Size Bed
- Bedroom (Level 2): 1 King Size Bed
- Bathroom 1 (Level 1): 1 Basin, 1 Shower, 1 Toilet
- Bathroom 2 (Level 2): 1 Basin, 1 Shower, 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.
Netflix is available only if using your own mobile data
Due to the ease of access to the waterways from this stunning property, it is essential that guests closely supervise children to ensure their safety near water
Please note this property is attached to the next door house.
- Coffee machine
- Driveway (private)
- Family Friendly
- Fenced (fully)
- Fireplace (closed / pot belly)
- Hair dryer
- Heater (electric)
- Mobile cellphone Reception
- Parking (off-street)
- Parking (on-street)
- Washing machine
Guest reviews for Waterways WonderWe encourage reviews. Our review policy.
MyrieStayed June 2020
10 ladies were in my group and everyone was very impressed with the house, delighted to find heated floors in bathrooms, water pressure in downstairs shower was so good, big comfy beds, would definitely recommend to anyone, thank you
IainStayed October 2019
Great house, superb location, amazing deal! This place was a great find for a few days away in the school holidays, had nearly everything you needed. The sunrise & sunsets were pretty epic, and the kayaks were a nice addition given that you could access the water right from the backyard via your own private waterway access.
RyanStayed July 2019
Incredible location! Loved our stay!
Holly-AnnStayed June 2019
Great stay! Great house! Great location! Great price!
HeatherStayed April 2019
A very lovely place to stay, plenty of room, very pleasant and so simple having the boat parked at the jetty ready to go fishing!
NicholasStayed March 2019
This was my first time staying in the water ways in Pauanui and none of that Pauanui magic has been lost. You arrive and it's almost like there is a stress shield about the place it's not allowed and you just relax. never been there at anytime of year were the summer time chill isn't about. The shops close early ish the internet is sub par but you get cell reception. A proper kiwi holiday with the nicer bits in life all around you. I have never felt like anything lacked at a place I have stayed every place has been just the right amount of extra bit's. This place is no exception the bluetooth music system was right on point. the seemingly private yet panoramic rear glassness of the place looking out over the waterways with the bush laden hills in the background amazing. it almost felt a shame to have to leave everyday instead of just relaxing on the patio or the deck off our room. The Pier made for a great way to see and say hi to the neighbours when as as you felt but you never felt closed in. will be keeping an eye out in future to stay again.
RonStayed January 2019
Excellent property on Waterways. Great for kids swimming off the pontoons. Easy access to beach and shops.(By Car) 5 minutes.
FionaStayed January 2019
I found Bachcare company itself very professional and customer service orientated. Very visible and present when needed. And willing to make amends when things went wrong. The property was nice, a little bit small for the price, I thought. But well kept and clean and beautifully situated. It was very disappointing, however, when we arrived to discover that there was no wifi available to use, despite the smart tv and the property clearly having it there. I think that properties particularly like this one, which costs a considerable amount of money, per square footage, need to have wifi these days. It’s a standard expectation that people have nowadays. My children enjoyed very much the use of the kayak at the house in the waterways. It was also a nice place to do some evening walks, and bike rides, with lovely expansive views of the mountains out the back. We had an issue which woke us up at 8:30am on our first morning and caused us to have to vacate the property for 5 hours that day. A chemical cleaning company knocked on the door and said that they were contracted to clean the exterior of the 4 unit building that day. I was not happy about this, to say the least. My son has a strong aversion to chemicals and is highly sensitive. They sprayed litres of chemicals through the air, which soaked into the lawns and even ran off into the waterways. I was appalled that they were permitted to do that so close to the water and when people are holidaying in perk season/bank holiday weekend. Instead of relaxing, I spend a lot of time on the first day of our holiday talking with with from Bachcare on the phone. However, I found them very understanding and professional and sympathetic to our situation. Cathy called and offered us 1 nights refund in lieu of the inconvenience, which I thought was considerate. And Amelia was very considerate and kind and came over with her partner to help us with the tv and oven and empathise with our situation. She also relayed the story of what had happened to the owners. The following day, the owner sent us a bottle of champagne, cheese and crackers, through Amelia, which was a thoughtful touch.
Hi Fiona, sorry to hear your stay was spoilt by the chemical cleaning company. Unfortunately this had been arranged by the building management company without informing us. Happy to hear that Amelia was so helpful and the owner also recognised that this incident spoilt your experience
JustinStayed November 2018
A great location and house. Just missing Wifi. Otherwise awesome.
KevinStayed November 2018
Enjoyed several great days at this lovely home. The setting on the waterways is unique and there are lots of places nearby to explore.
PeterStayed September 2018
Lovely area and outlook
ShannonStayed September 2018
Was a wonderful experience. Great view and very comfortable house.