10 Best Bookabach Holiday Homes In Whangamata, New Zealand - Updated 2022

bookabach whangamata

Whangamata is a popular vacation destination known for its exceptional combination of rainforest and beach. This region was voted the best beach in the country by New Zealand Herald readers in 2018, and it features safe and ideal swimming and surfing experience. When in this quaint town, you shouldn’t miss the neighboring Coromandel Forest Park, comprising of old gold mining sites, mountain bike trails, short walks and several other fun outdoor activities to enjoy. The town also has several holiday homes to stay including spacious family accommodations, luxury homes, a beach house and more. Explore these top amazing Bookabach holiday homes in Whangamata, New Zealand, to stay in while you anticipate your best oceanfront holiday.

1. Lovely home with stylish courtyard (from USD 117)

This impressive abode is tranquil, centrally located and family-friendly, comprising of the beautifully decorated interior, and fenced outdoor with a fantastic yard featuring tropical gardens and picnic table, ideal for a special time with family. The spacious interior consists of an open-plan living room with a smart TV with free-view channels, DVD players, stereo, a dining room, and a well-appointed kitchen. The bedrooms are fitted with double, twin/single bed and queen-size bed, and two of the three bedrooms have direct access to the courtyard. There are board games, toys and books for your kids’ entertainment. The apartment also comes with an air conditioning facility and an ample parking lot.

Well appointed family friendly bach - 213B Tuck Rd
58 reviews
House 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

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Having the two bathrooms and an outdoor shower to wash the sand off was great
minutes from beach and town Fully fenced section with private courtyard
The only draw-backs were the 4pm check-in on day one it would have been great to have checked in at 2 and the bunk beds were quite squeaky - one of the kids chose to sleep in the lounge instead
Bach was tidy and roomy and hand everything you'd need
Only downside is the parking as we had 3 cars so it was a bit of a juggle getting in and out
The place was really clean and close to the beach
Bach was nice and clean and smelt great easy to clean on departure and had everything that you need
The location is great - being so close to the wharf and to town
Having the second shower and toilet with the utility was very handy with 5 of us staying there
plenty of things for the kids to play with having two toilets and three showers at the beach was just great highly recommended
Great location to boat ramp town and beach - comfortable and met all our needs
And the outside area is amazing Thankyou so much for the amazing experience
Very good Bach in a great location
The property is in a brilliant location so close to the shopping area estuary and main beach
Bach is in a great location close to beach estuary and town
Roller blinds were a bit wonky and garden needed a tidy up (but it has been a windy summer)
The house has everything we needed is spotlessly clean and has the best location Close enough to beach to walk down with longboard (especially if the bar is working ) and easy walk to shops and ...
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2. Awesome studio with garden (from USD 75)

If you are a new couple in search of a romantic getaway in this beautiful city, then this top-notch apartment nestled in Grocery Lane on an elevated 0.4-hectare (one-acre) garden with orchard surroundings, is a top choice. The home is fully remodeled with eye-catching decorations and it features a stylish bedroom with a colonial cottage-style bed and an en-suite bathroom and a kitchenette for your dining needs. Check out the relaxing outdoors featuring a sheltered courtyard with a chair, a table and two sun lounges and also an outdoor shower for use after a well-spent day at the nearby beach. Other provided items include bed quilts and duvets, an electric blanket and a heat pump to ensure a warm vacation during the winter, and a smart TV with Freeview.

Delightful elevated sunny S/C Studio
161 reviews
studio 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

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everything you need for a very comfortable and peaceful stay
Beautiful little place on the outskirts of Whangamata with everything you need
The cottage is nicely decorated with good facilities-great shower & comfortable beds (my sister slept on the pullout trundle bed)
The studio was amazing not as private as I thought it was going to be
Super close to the town took (:
Very clean and comfortable Throughly recommend
The studio was clean and tidy and was everything we needed
Lovely studio warm an sunny
and it works well in all seasons
nice and peaceful Beautiful and tidy will be back :-)
We also headed to Opoutere Beach which was empty and spectacular
golf or beach Accommodation is quite compact but well appointed
The garden outside is also beautifully landscaped
We loved this beautiful little studio Nice to be out of town but an easy drive in if you wish
Had lovely weather in such a sweet little place
It seems to blend luxury and simplicity really well to suit us when we want to switch off for a few days Despite its location next to a large house is has a very private feel
We used the location as a gateway into the Coromandel doing day trips to up to the Pinnacles hot water beach and Cathedral Cove Great Communication with our hosts and good facilities too A tad an...
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3. Comfortable duplex with garden (from USD 193)

This apartment is a private downstairs unit of a beautiful property, with a fully fenced back yard. This home is a spacious two-bedroom abode, a few steps to the beach and designed with your comfort in mind. The interior features a beautiful open-plan living area with a sofa couch, a fully appointed kitchen, a dining table and two cozy bedrooms with a central bathroom. Other convenient facilities include a laundry amenity, a home theater, and a single car garage.

Beach at your front door
Whangamata, Coromandel , NZ
29 reviews
House 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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Great modern unit with location second to none
A perfect stay steps from the beach the surf club and great coffee
It was still an easy walking distance to town and had a cafe across the road
lovely clean modern place fantastic
excelllent location clean and tidy with everything you need
Perfect location really nice and tidy flat with everything we needed
There is a cafe across the road and the apartment is very clean and well appointed with everything needed for a relaxing beach holiday
Highly recommended Conveniently close to the beach so the kids could go there repeatedly during the day Clean and tidy unit
Loved being so close to the beach & Blacks cafe
Ideal for kids with fully fenced yard and lovely friendly hosts
Owners are lovely and very helpful Would love to stay next time
nice neat bach And super friendly owners
Greate place in a great location
Amazing location Literally right on Whangamata beach with a lovely park and great cafe just across the road Highly recommend staying at this property
Lovely bach well located
Just as the listing says INCReDiBLE location
Great location fantastic place to stay
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4. Incredible home with an upstairs deck (from USD 246)

Perfect for a large gathering, this fantastic two-story apartment lies minutes stroll from the bustling center of Whangamata and the main beach. This home with a fully fenced backyard is tastefully decorated with a carpet and timber flooring and it features a spacious lounge with a dining room, two bedrooms, and a fully equipped kitchen in the upstairs and two vibrant bedrooms and rumpus room, pleasant for the kids downstairs. Have a calm evening in the spacious deck upstairs with comfortable seating, a barbecue and scenic views of the surrounding. There is an off-road parking space for boats and cars for your convenience.

Two storey holiday home at Whangamata
63 reviews  Wifi Available
House 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

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Great tidy place to stay with plenty of room
All the facilities provided handy to supermarket
It has everything you need and really handy to all
Lovely and clean modern with everything you need Through the gate
Great location central to town and to the beach Ample parking spaces
Clean and tidy property well equipped for a large family or group
Big back yard for games
Absolutely perfect for what we needed Loads of beds and seating so super close to town and the supermarket short walk to the beach
Absolute fantastic location property fantastic value for money recommend A plus everyone had a great time and we are already planning our next trip
Easy walk out the back gate to shops/cafe/Olivers Bakery and beach along the alley ways
The location is great if you want easy access to Whangamata shops and cafes
just a few minutes drive
Brilliant house / location everything you need and more
The location was perfect so close to town and easy walk to the beach
So central to the shops (which was fab for coffee runs ) and just a short stroll to the beach
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5. Contemporary family beach house (from USD 104)

Situated close to the stunning Ocean Beach, the inlet and 1.8 km (1.1 mi) from the famous surf club is this modern beach house availing a comfortable and leisurely stay for you and your family of four or three members. The air-conditioned apartment features two levels and three well-decorated bedrooms with classic two bathrooms and it presents panoramic views of the sea and surroundings from the upstairs. The upstairs features a spacious open-plan lounge area with a dining and a fully equipped kitchen. Other equipment in this home for use include free WiFi, a smart TV, DVD player and baby gear. Hire several fun-activity equipment available in the estuary store including fishing gear, paddle boards, kayaks, bikes for you to catch all the fun this region has to offer.

Whangamata. Estuary hideaway near the beach and estuary 3 bedrms and 2 bathrooms
75 reviews  Wifi Available
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

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It was great to be able to walk just down the road to the beach
Very comfortable place to stay with everything that you need for a beach holiday
Had a lovely time - everything you need is there
The house was comfortable to stay in and felt like a home away from home
Was great to have the entire house
so keep all sweets in fridge BBQ is not hooded
dairy/takeaways very close
Great location near estuary and beach Property catered for all our requirements thanks
The place made our holiday so easy and relaxing - close to beach estury and dairy for daily ice creams
Our family hopes to return for future holidays
Great location for our needs with easy 5 min walk and on the sand
The house is lovely and the location is great
Very spacious and great location (less than 2-minute walk to lovely beach)
Short walk to the beach Loved Whangamata and the surrounding area
Really lovely place to stay
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6. A large ultra-modern haven (from USD 123)

Live in style and leisure with your family in this contemporary haven, situated a minute’s stroll from the bustling Williamson Park which boasts of car shows, festivals, a surf club and cafes. The indoor decorations of this abode will blow your mind, featuring four stylish bedrooms, two luxurious bathrooms, an open-plan living area with a well-appointed kitchen, a dining table and direct access to the large deck. Unwind in the beautiful and spacious deck overlooking the surf beach and comprising of a Weber barbecue and pizza oven. Have your kids play in the large fenced lawn with ample parking space for your cars. There is also a laundry facility and fireplace in this stylish abode.

Bob's Bach by the Beach
Whangamata, Whangamata, NZ
47 reviews
House 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 0 Bathrooms
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It's nice to have a couple of fridges and freezers and a well equipped kitchen Comfortable for relaxing
Great outdoor living with large deck
The location was perfect and a little peep of the ocean was an added unexpected bonus
The bach had everything we needed for our beach holiday with plenty of room for our family
The property was an excellent find with an easy 1min walk to the beach
The pizza oven and barbeque added to the family fun
Love the indoor/outdoor flow
Very clean and a good experience all round
Have found Hayley gr8 to deal with Very helpful goes the extra mile & meets all our needs
This property was clean and well stocked with the essentials
well equiped brilliant location
10 out of 10 for this property and its location to the beach and shops
Perfect location for a kid winter get away for extended family
It's just a short walk to town and a really short walk to the beach
Loved the short walk to beach and local store
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7. Large luxury dwelling (from USD 178)

This classic home is highly recommended for friends and families who wish to spend their vacation in harmony and proximity to the city’s famous locations including the beach and golf course. This accommodation features two separate dwellings each comprising of its bathrooms, well-decorated bedrooms, well-equipped kitchens, and they are strategically linked to the central hosting area featuring different kitchen amenities, comfy seating and a covered deck with an expansive bar. You can also relax in the spacious exterior space with a woodfire oven and barbecue. Savor all the fun of a dream holiday with the provided bikes, beach trolley, kids trampoline and swings, a sizable sandpit and mod cons throughout the fully fenced property.

Modern beach-fringe bach. Ideal for family groups
49 reviews
House 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

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Plenty of room for parking and
we could walk to town and the beach
comfortable and fully equipped with everything we needed and more Hope to be back again soon
Well equipped kitchens and lots of stuff for children to do
Great batch for an extended family Plenty of beds space for children and adults alike
The property is well appointed and clean
Great batch for families and large groups
The property had everything plus more
Awesome facilities family friendly and practical design
The house is incredibly versatile offering a variety of activity options and spaces to relax We loved the central entertainment area
It also has a great adult area to hang out and enjoy the evenings Highly recommended
we loved how close it was to everything
Very child friendly Safe section with closed gate and concrete driveway to ride bikes & scooters etc Great set up for families Lots to amuse the little ones
More like 2 houses connected by a sheltered patio and bar area
Quiet location & walking distance to town & beach
Quiet location with easy walking distance to beach and town House was clean
sandpit and loads of movies
the location was perfect handy to everything
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8. Baches close to the beach and estuary (from USD 75)

Also ideal for a large group of friends or two families, this large property features a two-bedroom cottage, an outdoor play stage, a games room, and a two-story, two-bedroom apartment, and it is also a stroll away from the estuary and the beach. You will love the breathtaking decorations of the two-bedroom apartment comprising of an open-plan lounge area leading to a deck with comfortable seating and it features a stereo, DVD player and TV and a fully equipped kitchen for your convenience. The incredibly comfortable two-bedroom cottage has a living area with a TV and two couches, a small kitchen with essential appliances and a perfect central bathroom. The games room features a large monitor for gaming, a table tennis table, a roll-out mattress and a single bed for your comfort and fun activities.

Two Baches & Sleepout On One Site - 200m from beach & estuary
52 reviews
House 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

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So much space and privacy
The bach and cottage met our needs
You get all the home comforts but your at the beach
You could find everything you needed
the price was right for us
The house was clean and spacious
and it had everything we needed
Everything was clean & tidy Great deck for entertaining
The home had all the home comforts and chattels that one wants Tony was extremely helpful and was proactive in making provision for our overseas family and ourselves from the South Island
Really loved this property from the convenience of the out door shower to being able to take our family border collie on holiday with us to the games room and separate spaces for each family and th...
You won't be disappointed
The Bach was lovely and clean and well equipped Would love to return and stay again some time
We loved the indoor outdoor flow Great set-up for two families to holiday together Close to the beach Clean
Awesome location easy walking distance to the beach
Its location is a few minutes walk to tge beach
Awesome location and set up
the beach and dairy just a 5 minute walk away Awesome holiday
My parents loved the 2 brm cottage beautiful and modern Our 2 boys enjoyed the sleep out
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9. Stylish apartment

Check out the contemporary condo which was recently remodeled with modern decorations and fully equipped to ensure maximum comfort and leisure for your family or a romantic getaway with your partner. There is a total of three bedrooms in the property, one bedroom in the principal residence with a vibrant living area featuring SKY TV and Bluetooth Marley stereo, a well-appointed kitchen, and a traditional bathroom while the two other bedrooms are set in separate modern guest accommodations and feature a central bathroom. The stylish home also comes with a spa pool, hot tub, laundry facility, a Rinnai continuous gas hot water and bikes for your convenience. The house is kid-friendly, comprising of a fenced region for fun and kiddies DVD collection, toys and games.

R&R Retreat in Whangamata
103 reviews
House 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
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Plenty of off street parking
Bach is fantastic - very comfortable and cosy
Quiet small Not as expected
the bach has everything you need for a quick break
The only downside was that the bed was firmer than we like and the couches in the living room were uncomfortable which made it hard to relax while watching tv
Property was very clean tidy and basically had everything you needed
Clean very tastefully decorated comfortable with absolutely everything we needed and didn't know we needed
Well presented and neat and tidey Would come again
Nice tidy and cosy little property Really liked how we could bring our dog with us
We spent hours in the spa under the stars which was beautiful
all of the toys and books Loved having a fully fenced yard for our dog
The area was quiet and relaxing Definitely would recommend to all
A beautiful home away from home for the week end
The property is close to the beach which was the perfect walking distance for some leisurely exercise
Perfect location close to the township and beach
The bikes and spa were appreciated
The bikes and spa were appreciated
The layout and the rooms everything was great Close to stores and private location
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10. Spacious and vibrant accommodation

Savor all the fun of this beautiful island in style and convenience when you stay in this beauteous Bach found steps away from clubs, cafes, shops, surf club and the beach. This three-bedroom accommodation is fenced and gated to ensure a private and enjoyable family getaway. Have a relaxed moment in the outdoor barbecue or the spacious living area with a comfy couch, a DVD player and SKY TV. Cook your favorite meals in the kitchen area fitted with a microwave, freezer/fridge and dishwasher or choose from the many gourmet restaurants around. The three stylish bedrooms and two full bathrooms are designed to accommodate seven people comfortably. Other amenities in this home include a parking space, laundry facility, and linens.

Whangamata bach quiet area close to beach andamp; shops
82 reviews
House 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
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The bach was all we needed
but there were plenty of fans to cool the place down
Was great having the SKY TV and Wifi for the colder
Very relaxing place to stay and have some time out felt the pressure come off our shoulders as soon as we arrived Loved it
the bach was handy to everything
House had everything we needed was clean and tidy
the property was neat and tidy
Ideal location homely very clean and comfortable
was clean and tidy and had everything we needed would definitely recommend
The bach had everything we needed and was nice and close to the beach
A nice close walk to the beach and also town
had everything you needed location fabulous for the beach and shops etc
The bach was super tidy and clean with great range of cooking utensils etc
Location close to everything Property lovely
Perfect location to beach and shops Very cute little batch with great facilities
8 lovely days in a very comfortable Bach within walking distance of beach shops etc
Very good bach with everything you could need Excellent location to both beach and main street shops
Property has everything you need and the owners were very helpful throughout the whole process Hope to return one day
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Have a nostalgic vacation experience

Whangamata has a myriad of memories waiting to be explored, including a rugged forest-cloaked interior, beautiful coastal scenery, magnificent white sand beaches and gorgeous gardens. Make your vacation nostalgic by staying in these carefully selected Bookabach homes in Whangamata.

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