Views across the northern end of the beach from the Wairua Apartments delightful patio.

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Wairua Apartment

Wairua Apartment (spirit and soul) is a lovely contemporary style apartment with views across the northern end of the beach and out to sea.

The French doors in the main living area open onto a delightful patio, perfect for outdoor bbq cooking. Guests can cook on the full size brick wood fired barbecue and enjoy a meal together around the outside table.

Spring Long-stay Special for Wairua Apartment – Book any 3-weeks (minimum) stay accepted on 'self-servicing/provisioning' terms (Linen provided), attracts a flat rate of$225.00 (inc GST) per night for the Wairua Apartment.

If you would like to stay longer than three weeks contact us today to negotiate an overall rate. Reach out to us about this special.

An inside view of the Wairua Apartment from the kitchen to the lounge.

Looking out through the windows of the fully appointed kitchen you are rewarded with views across the valley and north end of the beach. Preparing food is a pleasure in this naturally beautiful environment.

The bathroom/laundry is well designed with a substantial vanity and mosaic tiled shower area as well as washer/dryer. In the bedroom there is a relaxing queen bed for a peaceful and rejuvenating sleep. Wairua is ideal for a romantic getaway weekend or for time out to relax and unwind.

Please note you will need to bring your own food and drink.


Wairua Apartment Features


Wairua has one bedroom with a queen sized  bed that makes for a splendid night's sleep.


A comfortable couch and coffee table provide an area to read in or just sit and relax in the sun. Open the bi-fold doors and enjoy free flow access to the patio and garden area outside.


The fully appointed, self-contained kitchen comes complete with fridge freezer, microwave and oven.

Bathroom & Toilet

Large, spacious and well-appointed this bathroom comes equipped with heating and a mosaic tiled shower and laundry.


We have many games available on request including Chess, Petanque, Croquet, and there is Table Tennis on permanent standby in the pavilion.

Scandinavian Hot Tub

The shared Scandinavian hot tub is located a short stroll from your door. After a day of adventure it’s the perfect place to sit and watch the sun go down. Shared with all guests staying in cottages/apartment.


There is a table for two inside the main living area with views across the lawn and over the valley.

Outdoor Cooking

A full sized brick wood fired barbecue is ready to go in the private patio area outside. It has magnificent views out to sea and makes cooking outdoors a very pleasurable experience.


Is there beach access from the cottages?

There is no direct track to the beach from our property. Please use the main public car park access

Can we bring our pets?

Although we love pets, we request that you do NOT bring them with you. Thank you

Is their cellphone coverage?

There is cellphone coverage in our area.

Is there WiFi available?

Wifi coverage is limited around the property but is available in the common area

Can we use the hot tub?

The Scandinavian hot tub is free for the use of all guests - this is a quiet space and closes at 9 pm. Suitable for up to 6 guests staying in the cottages

The Portable Kiwi Hot tub is for private hire and we can place this on your deck, fill with fresh rainwater and heat. Suitable for 2 guests. Price is $150.00 including GST per night for setup and break down etc.

What are the times for arriving and departing?

At the time you book please let us know your estimated times of arrival and leaving as this helps us plan our day. If this changes significantly please let us know 1-2 days prior to arrival.

Arrival 1.30pm or after and leaving 10am or before. We open at 9am and close at 9pm thank you

Where are the nearest shops/groceries and restaurants/cafes?

Swanson - 20 minute drive
Kumeu or Henderson - 30 minute drive
Auckland CBD 45 minutes or train from Swanson
Please ensure you bring your foods with you as your cottage is fully self-contained.

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