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Our cosy little houseFront garden
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2 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
This is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.

We would love to welcome you in to our home & share with you why we love living here.
The beach is on our doorstep, which is great for walking, swimming, fishing & surfing.
There are kayaks & bikes that you are welcome to use, with an easy 20min ride to town for cafes or shopping. Our area also offers walking and mountain bike tracks, as well as fishing charters, and tours to White and Whale Islands.
3.5hr drive from Auckland, 1 hour from Tauranga and Rotorua.


Air Conditioning

House Rules

Not safe or suitable for infants (under 2 years) and pets
No smoking, parties, or events


49 Reviews

Jenny And Rich User Profile
Jenny And Rich
March 2017
We had a lovely time staying at Coastlands. Anne & John are really friendly & welcoming hosts who made us feel at home! The house is close to the beach which was great to walk along in the nice weather. Breakfast was good too with plenty of options. Definitely recommend staying h…
Jan User Profile
February 2017
Lovely friendly house by the beach and not far from Whakatane town. John's wife was away but he made us welcome and provided a great breakfast. He was a fellow bicycle touring fan and lent us bicycles to explore the area. It was a lovely place to stay.
John User Profile
Response from John:
So glad you and Nigel enjoyed your stay, Anne was disappointed to have missed you so she's trying to get me back to the UK again !
February 2017
Ami User Profile
October 2016
We really enjoyed staying with John and Anne and their dog Van. Their house is lovely and only a two minute walk from an amazing beach with stunning views. They made sure we had everything we could possibly need and provided a lovely breakfast in the morning. They also had lots o…
Jacky User Profile
October 2016
John and Anne are fabulous hosts and provide a lovely airbnb experience, couldn't recommend their home highly enough.
Simone User Profile
October 2017
The host canceled this reservation 35 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.
Natalie User Profile
June 2017
The host canceled this reservation 53 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.
Daphne User Profile
April 2017
Great place, great hosts.

Hosted by John

Coastlands, New ZealandJoined in August 2014
John User Profile
72 Reviews
Married to Anne for 32 years, and we have 3 adult children who have all now flown the coop - finally ! I have served in the Air Force - 10 years, worked in IT for 10 years and have now completed 20 years in the New Zealand Police. Anne works in retail after having had a number of…
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