Young's Holiday Home

Max Guests

About this Holiday House

Large 200 sq metre sunny four bedroom retro home with huge outdoor deck with gas bbq and outdoor furniture. Three living areas, one with TV. Ample off road parking, fully fenced level property. Kitchen well equipped with oven, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave. Highchair available. Enough space for two families to have fun together with the kids. Bathroom - 2 separate showers and vanities, 1 separate toilet, separate laundry with washing machine and dryer. Only 1 1/2 hour drive North of Auckland, this home is in a quiet area of Mangawhai village, depending on the wind directions sometimes privileged to be able to hear the bands playing at the tavern, private yet only a two minute walk to the local village shops, bakery, 4-square shop, butcher, cafes, takeaways, restaurants, petrol station, Saturday morning village market held at the school and tavern markets, Mangawhai Tavern, tidal estuary, and boat ramp. Close to tennis courts. 5 minute drive to golf and bowling clubs and 7 min drive beautiful surf beaches. 4 min drive to MAZ a fantastic children's playground, bike and skatepark Relax and enjoy with family and friends. Why not organise a group for a golfing/fishing trip/walking weekend with lots of places to explore or a ladies break. Sample Bennetts Chocolate Factory cafe, The Dune (formally known as Smashed Pipi) or Frog & Kiwi cafe or the tavern all within walking distance. Pets only by prior arrangements

Details and amenities

Child friendly
Pet: please enquire
Linen not provided
No smoking
No disabled access
High Chair
Extra Bedding
Washing Machine
Boat parking
Off Street Parking
Cellphone coverage
Cleaning equipment
Cleaning supplies
Clothes line
Ensuite Bathroom
Laundry Tub
Oil heaters
Outdoor furniture

Bed layout

4 Single(s), 1 Queen(s), 1 Double(s)

Special Amenities

Supply your own linen for 1 Queen bed, 1 Double, 4 singles. Duvet inners and pillows supplied. There is linen available on request. Rubbish goes out at the roadside on Mondays in approved bags (including on public holidays) which can be purchased at 4Square store or petrol station. Recyling bags can also be bought or most people take back to Auckland We are on tank water so please conserve water in summer months

Special Attractions and Activities Nearby

Visit Mangawhai Heads surf beach -7 min drive - surf lifeguard patrolled thru summer, walk the cliff top walk with stunning views. Learn to Surf at the Heads Beach. Experience Ocean beach (Black Swamp beach) and Te Ari /Forrestry beaches are 10-15min drive. Both beaches are stunning. There are some beautiful bush walks with waterfalls where kiwis have been reintroduced to the wild (no dogs allowed) or visit some of the wineries in the area.


Average Rating: 4
22 total reviews

Vicki Olsen
Great short stay, more than enough room for the four of us. Nice and convenient to everything we wanted.
Response from Owner
Glad you had a good time. Thank you for your comment. Heather
Charles Misquitta
I have been to Colin and Heather bach about 6 times now. it is such a great place to getaway to. on a quite street and with easy access to the estuary, shops and tavern. House is old but very cosy.
For sheer size, it can’t be beat! Our large young family enjoyed the large yard and multiple lounges in this house. A bit dated, but functional and family friendly. Loved the price! Close to beaches and town. Generous, friendly owners!
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Date rangeRatesExtra guestsMinimum stay
12 Jan - 9 Feb $175 / Night for 8 guests$202 Nights
10 Feb - 19 Dec $120 / Night for 8 guests$102 Nights
20 Dec - 11 Jan $350 / Night for 8 guests$2012 Nights
Rest of year$120 / Night for 8 guests$102 Nights
12 Jan - 9 Feb
$175 / Night for 8 guests
Extra guests: $20Min. stay: 2 Nights
10 Feb - 19 Dec
$120 / Night for 8 guests
Extra guests: $10Min. stay: 2 Nights
20 Dec - 11 Jan
$350 / Night for 8 guests
Extra guests: $20Min. stay: 12 Nights
Rest of year
$120 / Night for 8 guests
Extra guests: $10Min. stay: 2 Nights
$150/night, Minimum 3 nights over Public Holiday weekends for 8 people, $10/night extra e.g.Auckland Anniversary, Waitangi, Easter, Queens, Birthday, Labour Weekend.

$350/night for 8 people.$10/night extra for each person during Christmas holiday peak season from 20 Dec - 11 Jan. Minimum 12 night booking over xmas/New Year period

Non refundable Deposit required on all bookings


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