Beachfront, Waterfront Holiday Home In Russell, Northland
Absolute beach front luxury beach house at the gateway to New Zealand’s famous Bay of Islands. Four bedrooms and two bathrooms sleep 2-13 guests. All linen and towels supplied ready to walk in and enjoy.
Tapeka del Mar has unobstructed beach and bay views with an endless procession of passing boats and romantic sunsets. Direct access to a sandy all tide swimming beach just steps away with no road or dunes to cross and a not outdoor shower when you return. Located on Tapeka Point beach - just two minutes from historic Russell village with island boat tours, attractions, shops, vineyard, restaurants and nearby world class golf. 5 Kayaks and a dinghy or swim to the diving pontoon in front.
The outdoor living and entertaining area is superb with a large furnished deck with BBQ grill. A covered verandah surrounds the house with direct access from bedrooms and living area – all just a few steps from the beach. Guests enjoy exclusive use of the beach house and all facilities. No facilities are shared with other guests or on site managers.
The Master bedroom is on a secluded wing of the house with a new king size bed, heated ensuite bathroom, LCD TV and sea views. The second bedroom has a queen and king single with sea views. The third bedroom has a queen and single bed with garden views. Directly behind the house at the same level is a large air conditioned fourth bedroom / games room. This contains a king bed, king single and two singles which can be placed together to create another double. This room is popular with children and families. Two portable cots, high chair, bath, swing are available for infants.
The inside living area has high ceilings, comfy leather sofas and a nautical theme with a Cape Cod feel. Unobstructed sea and beach views extend through floor level ranch sliders to the deck. Lots of books, magazines, board games, DVD library. Air conditioned for year round comfort.
Fully equipped granite kitchen includes an ice maker, two dish drawer dishwashers, oven, gas hobs, microwave, serving dishes etc. Laundry with auto washer and dryer.
Entertainment includes an Onkyo/Bose home theatre, TV, Sky Sat TV channels, DVD player, AppleTV and outdoor deck speakers. A sound system, TV and DVD player is provided in the large rear bedroom. Telephone and free high speed Internet access.
The mature grounds have ample off street parking and boat trailer turning with a good all tide boat ramp, ski lane and deep water mooring for guest use. Filleting station for the day’s catch and bait freezer. Tapeka is the closest launching point to the Bay and renowned fishing location.
TripAdvisor.com Best Russell Vacation Rental and Excellence awards. AirBNB Superhost. New Zealand quality rated with Enviro sustainable tourism award.
This is the ultimate “Kiwi beach house” holiday home experience and the perfect base to explore the Islands and the Northland region. Perfect for overseas visitors and family reunions. Only three hours’ drive from Auckland.