Driftwood Seaside Escapes

  • Houses & Villas



    • Two unique studio cottages perfect for couples
    • Beautiful interiors with an elegant nautical style
    • Private beach access with boat mooring facilities
    • Private chef available by arrangement
    • Breath-taking panoramic views of the Te Puna inlet
    • Both cottages have a fire pit overlooking the ocean


Comprising of two unique and spacious holiday homes, Driftwood Seaside Escapes offers the utmost in privacy and luxury coastal living. Boasting a secluded beachfront location and magnificent panoramic views of the Te Puna Inlet, these two stunning one bedroom properties are the ideal romantic getaways for two.

Explore the Bay of Islands, the iconic Cape Reinga or 90 Mile Beach nearby, or head down to your own private beach for a refreshing dip. There is also a working vineyard on the property and the owners produce both wine and olive oil for tasting or purchase. Alternatively, simply enjoy the views from the comfort of your cottage and enjoy the serenity and peace. For complete indulgence, a private chef can be arranged for special occasions and a private mooring is available if you’d like to bring your boat.

The Bach

Situated at the top of the hill, The Bach holiday home is the ideal romantic getaway. With views overlooking the private waterfront vineyard, this stylish studio is a wonderful place to unwind, relax and enjoy some quality time with your loved one. Boasting a cosy, nautical style, The Bach features a king size bed with fine linens and space for a cot or small mattress for small children if required. 

There is a simple kitchen, including tea and coffee supplies, a comfortable living area with a flat screen television, music library and of course panoramic views over the inlet. Choose to relax on the private beach just a short stroll away, dine alfresco with the provided BBQ, sip cocktails on the recliners or gather around the fire pit for a romantic evening of roasting marshmallows under the stars. 

The Hammock

Boasting local art, breathtaking views over the Inlet, a beautiful nautical décor and wonderful aged timbers, this cosy studio offers privacy, comfort and a relax vibe ideal for a laid back couples retreat. It features an open plan studio layout complete with a fully equipped kitchen, lounge area with a flat screen television, DVD library for cosy movie nights in and a comfortable king size bed. 

Lounge around on the day bed in the shade of the covered deck, stroll down to your own private shelly beach, pull up a deck chair and bask in the sun or light up your fire pit at night for an evening under the night sky with a glass of wine. 

24 Hour Booking Confirmation

Upon confirmation of rates & availability, you will pay the operator directly according to their own terms & conditions.

Driftwood Seaside Escapes may charge additional fees not shown above. Please see the information below for further details.

Accommodation Information

Type: Houses & Villas
Confirmation: On Request
Check In: 14:00
Check Out: 11:00
Min. Nights: 1-2
Max. Guests: 4
Child Friendly: Yes
Pet Friendly: No
Events: Parties & events are not permitted
Beds: Each Cottage: 1 King


Payment: Direct to operator
Currency: NZD
Fees: $50 cleaning fee
Deposit Amount: 50% booking total
Payment Methods: Bank Transfer, Visa, Mastercard
Balance Due: 7 days prior to arrival
Terms & Conditions: Your booking will be made directly with the operator according to their regular terms & conditions.


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Vineyard Escape


Kitchen Barbecue Dishwasher
DVD Player Microwave Television
Blu-Ray Player Internet Oven
Fridge Outdoor Fire-pit Library
Dinghy Fishing Equipment


Basic Pantry Supplies

Optional Extras

In-house Catering Spa Treatments Food Provisioning

Note: Accommodation facilities, inclusions, fees & payment information is subject to change without notice. If you find any incorrect information, please let us know.

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