Located halfway between Wellington, the capital city of New Zealand and Palmerston North, Otaki is a town in the Kapiti coastal district. The town is close to the Otaki river banks and its outflow into Tasman sea. The popular Otaki sandy beach is safe for swimming and a great fishing destination. if you would like to take recreational walks or go cycling along the river, this is the most recommended place to be. The Tararua forest is a perfect destination for recreational activities like short walks, swimming the southern crossing ending at Kaitoke northwest of wellington. Missionaries have visited area and opened the first mission in wellington region at Otaki that was completed in 1851 which was burnt down in 1995 and rebuilt again in 2003. Tikanga Maori hosts annual Maoriland film and Otaki Kite festivals. Currently there is construction of an expressway underway that will cut down travelling time to wellington. Come and book yourself one of the top 12 Airbnb vacation rentals in Otaki, New Zealand.
Enjoy your vacation wile nesting in this beautiful sub-tropical garden nest. It can comfortably accommodate two guests. This rental is only 10 minutes drive to restaurants shops and a heated swimming pool. You can enjoy your evening at the deck while enjoying nature view in the sub-tropical garden. The rental is magnificently furnished and has amazing Indonesian art work. For your entertainment, a TV set and Internet access are available to keep you bust. The kitchenette is well equipped with the necessary basic utensils for those who prefer home cooked meals.
Sundari RetreatOtaki, Wellington, New ZealandSuperhost
Top guest reviewswe've had a lot of outdoor baths in our time but this one was the most comfortablejust a wonderful room to be by yourselfdale's place is very comfortable and the outside bath was a treatthe unit was comfortable and had everything we needed for a relaxing weekend awaydale made sure that the cottage contains everything (and more) you could possibly need to feel comfortablevery clean and cozysuper clean and quietvery comfortable bed and was very clean and tidyvery clean and awesome locationvery clean just a lovely place to stay
Host:lovely place lovely hostdale is a wonderful hostcozy retreat with welcoming hostdale was an excellent relaxed host and provided everything we needdale is a super host for sureRead more reviewsamazing little place close to towngreat place relaxing and good locationgreat location gorgeous little cottagevery nicely appointed tidy and well locatedquiet and private location with a lovely garden outlook
Come and enjoy your vacation in this modernly converted and designed cow shed rental. This rental can accommodate four guests easily. The bedroom has a total of three beds, one queen-size bed and two single beds. The open plan kitchen has all the basic utensils you will need for making meals. The open plan sitting is modernly furnished with an amazing leather seat and a TV set and Internet connection is available to keep you entertained during your stay. The bathroom is well cleaned and stocked with the basic necessities.
The Old Cow ShedTe Horo, Wellington, New ZealandSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe breakfast goodies were a nice treatthere are heaters in the lounge and the bedroom and very comfortable bedsthe supplied breakfast of free range bacon and eggs was a big bonusthanks stacey for your welcome and breakfast suppliesamazing breakfast and awesome to see the cows and enjoy some fresh airclean had everything we wantedits clean spacious and well equippedthe accommodation is clean tidy and spaciousinside it is cleanthe beds were comfortable and the place was spotless
Host:the host is friendlystacey is a great hostthe host is very welcomingfriendly cows to :)stacey is a great host and communicated clearlyRead more reviewslocation is perfect for otaki shopping and a forest or a beach walka nice place in the countrysidea perfect place to experience real farm lifethe location is also great if traveling from wellington for a night out of townit was lovely to be able to walk on the farm and see the animals up close
Take a vacation in this breathtaking two-bedroom beach house. The beach is barely meters away from the hose perfect for those random early morning or late evening swim. This family friendly comes fully equipped with children books, toys and a crib for those traveling as a family. You can enjoy the sunset from the deck while having a glass of wine or beer and having an evening barbecue. The kitchenette is fully equipped with all the essential cooking utensils. The sitting area is well furnished with amazing seats and a TV set is available to keep you entertained.
The Otaki Beach HouseOtaki Beach, New ZealandSuperhost
Top guest reviewsgreat view from the room upstairswe loved our cozy stay playing board games and totally relaxingbeautiful quality bed linen and superb bedsthe bach is clean and tidythe bach is very clean and well presented with lots of little personal touches for guestsgreat location very clean and tidy housea cosy and beautiful little beach cottage with amazing location very clean and comfortable
Host:great host wonderful accommodationgreg was an absolutely wonderful host and very easy to communicate withgreg is friendly and helpfulreally nice cottage and very helpful host much appreciatedRead more reviewsamazing house and perfect locationfantastic location and very special accomodationgreat location such a lovely staygreg's place was really cute and beachythe location is close to the beach river and estuary and there’s a nice walk close by
Come and enjoy what Otaki can offer while staying in this stunning two-bedroom rental. This rental can accommodate up to four guests comfortably. Its proximity to the beach only a two minutes’ walk away. The living room is elegantly furnished and a TV set and Internet connection is available for your entertainment or remote work. This cottage can easily accommodate three guests comfortably with the bedrooms that have one double bed and another room has a single bed. The kitchen has basic cooking utensils for those that love making home cooked meals.
Charming bach cottageSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe amenities are great bikes for two close walk to the beach and wifi is great too-no free to air tv however this is clearly explained and is made aware to youwe really enjoyed the well equipped kitchen there is even a pod coffee machinegreat amenities especially the smart tv with multiple tv watching apps(great for kids haha)very clean and great communication from hostgreat place clean and had everything we neededvery cute and very clean cottagevery clean and tidy with easy access to the beachwe loved the back; simple clean but still stylish and it has everything you need
Host:you were also so very responsive and communicative it really gave us confidence before we even arrivedeasy check in and check out and very helpful hostexcellent and quick communication from the host vivgreat communication with the hosts toovivienne was very helpful when we needed to find something responding within 5 minutes of my textRead more reviewsreal character and great locationa great little place very near the beachquiet cosy and peaceful close to beachpositives:-great location for what we needed and wantedvery comfortable everything you need for a relaxing stay and the location is perfect
If you’re those travelers who aim to just surf and enjoy the ocean waves in New Zealand, booking a homestay with a Kiwi local to be near the famous Otaki Beach. This clean and cozy bedroom has a double bed available for up to two guests, along with basic amenities like a dryer and washer for those who wish to do laundry, heating and hot water in the bathroom. Note that the bathroom is to be shared and has basic toiletries provided for guests. There’s also a TV in the common living space guests can use, as well as access to Wifi and free parking outside the property. Travelers who would rather make their meals than spend most of their time eating outdoors can also use the house’s kitchen complete with electric appliances and cookware.
Top guest reviewsnice chill spot comfy bed and room richie is a nice guylovely warm house spacious room higly clean houseyou can expect a good kiwi welcome clean house and a comfortable bed and great valuerichie is a lovely host and his place is clean and tidy
Host:richie is a lovely hostrichie was a great hostfor sure the best host we stayed withrichies' place was just what we wanted and richie is a great hostrichie is a cool friendly and very good hostRead more reviewsgreat location close to the beach quite and comfortablea perfect place to stop on the way to wellingtoni recommend a lot this placea great place to stay overnight
Solo travelers, this listing is for you! Save a couple of bucks on accommodations and stay in a stylish and minimalist-inspired flat in a quiet and secluded neighborhood. This homestay is best for those who wish to escape from the city and still have all the conveniences at their disposal. Guests will be sleeping on a cozy single bed with access to a fully functioning toilet, shower, and sink. Basic toiletries and shower essentials will be provided, as well as access to the dryer and washer for light packers staying just a couple o days in the area.
Romantic Guesthouse in Rural OtakiOtaki, Wellington, New ZealandSuperhost
Top guest reviewsperfect for one person who is not interested in tv and likes a little quiet timesuper sweet people comfortable and restful stayclean tidy and warmquiet and clean perfect for one persongood clean and affordable place to stay for one personthe cottage where you stay is private clean and comfortablelovely and clean and comfortable bed
Host:friendly genuine and kind hostsheide and her husband are great host and realy lovely peoplelovely quiet tiny home with hospitable hosts and fabulous rustic charmthey are nice hosts and would recommend staying there again in my travelsheidi and tim are great hosts and were very welcomingRead more reviewsheidi's accommodation is in a very quiet peaceful location just a short drive to otaki townshipcute wee place to lay your headcute and quiet place perfect for a night or twosuch a lovely place to staybeautiful little place had a wonderful stay and loved been able to listen to the birds
Connect with nature in this cozy yurt in a back garden surrounded by trees. This amazing nest has a comfortable double bed well made with feather duvets keeping you warm all night. Breakfast and meals are provided on request and a clean half bath is available for the guest. The beach and the local village is only a walking distance away from this nest making it easy for the guest to take walks and explore that Otaki can offer. A kitchen space and basic utensils is also available for the guests to prepare their own home-cooked meals.
Cosy Yurt connect with nature.Otaki Beach, Wellington, New Zealand
Top guest reviewsvery cosy bed would definitely stay again :)Read more reviews
Host:really nice host the yurt is lovelyexpect lovely hosts and a beautiful cozy yurt with everything that you need to get comfortableberylla is very accommodating and friendly and we enjoyed learning of the history of the yurtberylla is very friendly and easy goingwe enjoyed our stay very much feeling welcome and nurtured by the homely space and lovely hosts
Enjoy the country side and the city in this one of a kind two-bedroom rental. This home can accommodate a maximum of four guests comfortably. This lovely rental is only a five minutes’ drive to the shops and restaurants and if you would like to take nature walks while exploring nature, Tararua ranges is just at the corner. The bathroom with hot water running is nicely cleaned with all the essentials provided. The kitchen is fully equipped with all the basic necessities for the guest to make their own meals.
Greenolive, a modern little home away from home.
If you a free spirit traveler and would love to go down memory lane or would like to try new things, then this is the place for you. This vintage caravan was restored and modernly designed to perfection. It is a beautiful garden backyard that has a barbecue grill. It can easily and comfortably accommodate two guests, basic cooking utensils are available in the small kitchenette. Its proximity to the beach only meters away makes this an ideal place to stay while enjoying your new experience making you feel like you have traveled back in time back to the good old days.
Stay in this lovely one-bedroom rental by the beach. Just a stone throw away from the beach, this one-bedroom rental has a beautiful upper-storey deck perfect place to chill and relax as you watch the sun set. The bed room is well cleaned and the double bed is nicely make giving off that welcoming feel. The kitchen is well equipped with basic necessities and breakfast is provided in the morning. The living area is beautifully furnished with comfy seats and a TV set and Internet connections is readily available to keep you entertained.
Beach retreat with breakfast
If you are travelling and need a place to rest, this is the place to be. This beautifully designed rental has its own sliding door that opens up into an amazing private deck. Breakfast is provided on request at a reasonable extra cost. This studio apartment as a well and nicely made double bed with electric blankets making sure you are warm and comfortable during your stay. The bathroom is clean and stocked with the basic necessities and a heated towel rail is installed keeping your towel warm for you after a good bath.
Cosy StudioOtaki, Wellington, New Zealand
Top guest reviewsthe bed was incredibly comfortable and i slept really wellsuch a warm welcome and the room was beautifulcomfortable clean and warmgreat place to stay clean comfortable and great locationthe room was perfectly clean lovely bathroom and shower comfortable bed nice little tea and coffee set up
Host:excellent hosts and wonderful accommodationsvery friendly and accommodating hostswarm friendly and caring hostsvery courteous welcoming and friendly with some local knowledge to assistcj and grant were so friendly i felt as if i had known them for agesRead more reviewsi highly recommend this locationit's a great location to stay if you're going to the maoriland film festivalcomfy bed warm room awesome shower close to townperfect location for us as we went to a wedding at penray gardens less than 5 min drive away
Enjoy a slice of nature in this two-bedroom rental in the woods. Just a 10-minute drive to the beach and two to the shops, this is the perfect location for get away vacations with family or friends. The rental can comfortably accommodate a maximum of four guests. The house was built in the center of an olive grove in a large garden. The garden has rows of grape vines and olives giving off spectacular garden views. If you would like some outdoor activities, you can take lovely walks nearby of visit the gold fish pond. A communal tennis court is available perfect for exercise and learning.
2 bedroom house in peaceful olive grove.Otaki, Wellington, New Zealand
Top guest reviewswarm and clean and beautiful gardeneverything was as described and very cleanclean spacious quiet: i hope we can go back
Host:heather is a lovely host with super quick turnaroundgreat place and hosts with loads of welcoming useful touchesRead more reviewsthis is an amazing house perfect location and amazing housesuper close to town but you feel like you are in the countryquiet and secluded but with all modern conveniences to get the most out of your stay beautiful place
Slice of paradise in Otaki, New Zealand
Full of nature, clearly Otaki was handcrafted by mother nature.These are hands down one of the places to come and reconnect with nature.
Get Trip101 in your inbox