Pohara Beachfront Bliss

743 Abel Tasman Drive, Pohara
Max Guests

About this Holiday House

This holiday home is positioned right on the beachfront with no road between you and the beach. Just walk across the lawn and down on to the sand. The established and sheltered gardens provide protection from the wind. This north facing house is very warm and sunny with an open plan and plenty of deck space for great indoor / outdoor living. The modern kitchen has everything you need to prepare a feast, and yes there’s a dishwasher. A gas BBQ and outdoor dining furniture is provided. If you're feeling adventurous there is a wood fired Argentinean grill so you can cook outdoors. This house is set up for easy family living and makes it a great beach holiday house. There is a bathroom inside with a shower and toilet, and a more basic separate shower and toilet in the garage. There is off road parking available, plus there is room to park a boat. There is Freeview TV, plenty of DVDs and a great stereo with indoor and outdoor speakers. The patio has an outdoor fire while in the garden there is a cute reading room with heaps of board games, puzzles and books to keep you and the kids occupied if the weather doesn't co-operate with your holiday plans! There are three adult and one child's bike (plus a runner bike), two sit-on kayaks, a croquet set for the front lawn, and tennis racquets so you can visit the local court. In winter the house is cosy warm with a woodburner in the lounge and oil column heaters in every bedroom. Pohara Beach has a good selection of restaurants and cafes. Great coffee and cake is just across the road at the Totally Roasted cafe and we're 500m from the Pohara Store. Local entertainment includes: mini-golf, blokarts, horse rides, tennis courts, and a bowling green. There is even a 9 hole golf course that is within walking distance. Plus of course those evening strolls along the beach! If you are bringing a boat, it's just a few minutes around the corner to the Tarakohe launching ramp, and only 8kms back to Takaka for stocking up on fuel and food. This holiday home is very suitable for a family holiday, as the section and beach are very safe. However we do not allow pets or smoking.

Details and amenities

Child friendly
No pets
Linen: please enquire
No smoking
No disabled access
Heating & cooling
Fire place
Washing Machine
Boat parking
Off Street Parking
Tea, coffee, sugar etc
CD player
Cellphone coverage
Cleaning equipment
Cleaning supplies
Clothes line
Extra Toilet
Fire wood supplied
Laundry Tub
Oil heaters
Outdoor furniture

Bed layout

2 Queen(s), 1 Bunk(s), 1 Single(s)


Average Rating: 5
23 total reviews

David Copeland
A very clean well equiped house in a superb location
Pauline Dann
Great location beach front with a tempting view through the trees. The outdoor area was superb, catching all day sun but still areas of shade when needed. Our group really enjoyed this area... connected to the beach but still with privacy. A short walk to cafes and bars...and coffee across the road! Excellent communication from the owners. A very clean and well presented house.
....Just had two beautiful days in this lovely place....just a short stroll to the end of the garden to the beach, very homely, comfy beds, well fitted out kitchen, warm fire with plenty of firewood (Fabulous kindling cutter!) troublefree wifi (after we'd read the instructions!) and VERY spacious...Thank you Dave....
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Date rangeRatesExtra guestsMinimum stay
8 Feb - 28 Feb $310 / Night for 4 guests$202 Nights
1 Mar - 31 May $250 / Night for 4 guests$202 Nights
1 Oct - 19 Dec $250 / Night for 4 guests$202 Nights
20 Dec - 7 Feb $550 / Night for 4 guests$204 Nights
Rest of year$155 / Night for 2 guests$202 Nights
8 Feb - 28 Feb
$310 / Night for 4 guests
Extra guests: $20Min. stay: 2 Nights
1 Mar - 31 May
$250 / Night for 4 guests
Extra guests: $20Min. stay: 2 Nights
1 Oct - 19 Dec
$250 / Night for 4 guests
Extra guests: $20Min. stay: 2 Nights
20 Dec - 7 Feb
$550 / Night for 4 guests
Extra guests: $20Min. stay: 4 Nights
Rest of year
$155 / Night for 2 guests
Extra guests: $20Min. stay: 2 Nights
We do offer a One Night Only rate between 1st May and 25th September of $180 for two guests.
From 20 December to 7 February the minimum stay is 4 nights, at all other times it is a 2 night minimum.
Linen is available for $50 to $100 depending on guest numbers (sheets, pillow cases, house towels, beach towels, tea towels).
A cleaner is available so you can end your relaxing holiday without the hassle of tidying up! Please just ask on the booking form if you would like linen or cleaning options.


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