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Driftwood Beach- Summer Retreat

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Driftwood Beach- Summer Retreat

3 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
3 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Sparkling clean6 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
John is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

A peaceful retreat to unwind and absorb the natural beauty, listening to the soothing ocean sounds and local bird song.
Two story apartment with other-worldly views and a driftwood strewn beach at your door!
Sunny bedroom upstairs with en-suite and cozy lounge chairs to relax in and admire the view or read a book.
Open plan kitchenette, dinning and lounge downstairs.
Rarangi is a good base away from the hustle and bustle, yet, still close enough for exploring what the region has to offer!

Amenities

Kitchen
Wireless Internet
Free parking on premises
Hair dryer
Essentials
Heating

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed

House Rules

Not suitable for infants (under 2 years) - Safety concern regarding the balcony/stairs with mobile infants/toddlers...
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 11AM

Availability

31 Reviews

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Trine User Profile
Trine
January 2018
Great place to relax and charge your 'batteries' with beautiful views and great breakfast. Millie and John are lovely hosts and very helpful re local information.
Catherine User Profile
Catherine
January 2018
Just amazing. What a stunning location! Dream cottage, dream beach, dream hosts. If you are thinking of booking - do not hesitate, just book more than one or two nights as if you are like us, you’ll want to stay longer! Millie was kind enough to pick us up from the ferry in Pict…
Amy User Profile
Amy
January 2018
The beach and bay is otherworldly beautiful, and surpassed our expectations. Rarangi is also well situated for getting to the vineyards, and driving to Picton too. Driftwood Beach has a lovely outside seating area and balcony to enjoy the view and beautiful master bedroom. John a…
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Patsy
December 2017
This beach house is the perfect place to relax and unwind, we spent Christmas here and John and Millie were fantastic. We felt completely at home and there was everything we needed. We would 100% recommend this to anyone!
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Response from John:
We loved having you here with us Patsy and David... So nice to share Christmas together...happy to know you felt at home here! Everyone enjoyed meeting you both... Thank you very much for the great feedback, chocolate treats and leaving the place tidy... Take care and best wishes for the rest of your trip!!
December 2017
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Laurence
November 2017
Beautiful apartment on the beach, the sound of the ocean was lovely. Lovely welcome from John and Millie who were very helpful in recommending a wine tour and other things that were on in the area. The walk directly on to the beach is fab and it's very peaceful. Although a wee…
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Response from John:
We are so happy to know you enjoyed your stay here... So lovely to meet you both and thank you for the great feedback... Wishing you both well on your travels!
November 2017
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Helen
January 2017
Perfect for a getaway (yet only a 15 minute drive to Blenheim), it's quiet, charming (if a tad basic) and kitchen area is surprisingly well-equipped. The main thing is the sea. A 20 second stroll from the door, the Pacific is there, crashing or gently breaking into Cloudy Bay a…
Lorna User Profile
Lorna
March 2016
Beautiful location on the beach - not a soul around. Lovely and spacious with a kitchen and living room and upstairs a bathroom and bedroom with seating area and deck. Such a great place - would love to live there! Really responsive with booking contact and flexible on key pick a…
John User Profile
Response from John:
Cool Lorna, so pleased you could have time for a super chilled out stay. Look forward to catching you next time. john
March 2016

Hosted by John

Rarangi, New ZealandJoined in October 2014
John User Profile
34 Reviews
John is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Hi there folks, my name is John and my partner's name is Millie. We are both originally from Australia, but saw the light and moved to New Zealand. I have two wonderful teenage kiwi boys, Francesco and Lukas. I moved to Rarangi for the beautiful environment and have lived her…
Languages: Deutsch, English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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