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The Cliff House

Cliff House is Spacious and Family Friendly

When you enter Cliff House you will definitely be blown away by the view! From almost every room in this spacious and family friendly home, you will enjoy ocean views. The house has two wings making it a perfect place for larger groups. You can see the Poor Knight Islands in the distance and the Tutukaka headland if you’re looking North.

Take a bottle of wine and try out the European pastime of petanque. Wander around the extensive grounds and mown pathways of this private estate, while taking in several stunning viewpoints. There’s also a great swing in the old Pohutukawa tree below the house.

For the adventurous, there is a stairway leading to the rocky cove below. There are rock pools to explore or perhaps try your luck at catching a fish. With all this space extended holidays are a breeze.

Cliff House lends itself perfectly as anything from a wonderful location for two to a gathering place for large family reunions or groups of friends. There are large areas of both indoor and outdoor dining.

Catering available, please view options here.

Key Features

  • 4 bedrooms, sleeps 10
  • Cliff top/waterfront setting
  • Stunning Coastal View
  • Access to rock fishing
  • Large lawn area
  • 25 acres of private park like grounds and tracks
  • 2 living areas
  • Full kitchen/BBQ
  • Couples, larger families and groups
  • Expansive deck areas
  • Sun loungers
  • Petanque Court
  • Birdwatching

House Details

  • SKY TV/DVD/bluetooth music streaming/HiFi
  • WiFi
  • 100% cotton linens & towels
  • Bathrobes
  • Toiletries supplied
  • Kitchen basics supplied
  • Superking, King, Queen, Double, 2 x singles, king single/single bunks
  • 3 x shower/toilets
  • Full laundry
  • Outdoor dining
  • Exit clean


Low Season (1 May – 31 Oct) High Season (1 Nov – 30 Apr)
Couple Rate (per night) $650 $795
Extra Guests (non-catered per night) $50 each $50 each
Fully Catered (2 guests) $1250 $1395

Minimum 2-night stay / Minimum 3-night stay over public holiday weekends.

The fully catered rate is a once a day delivery of pre-prepared meals and basic breakfast provisions.

15 Dec to 15 Jan – Minimum 4-night stay. Larger groups of 8 or more incur a surcharge of $200.

Gift vouchers available.


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