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SEACLUSION: Great Water Views, Wonderful for Big Families & Groups

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Flat-screen TV, DVD player, ping pong table, toys

Overview of SEACLUSION: Great Water Views, Wonderful for Big Families & Groups

SEACLUSION: Great Water Views, Wonderful for Big Families & Groups

4.7/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Outdoor Space
  • Barbecue grill

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
Akaroa, Canterbury

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSt Patrick's Catholic Church10 min walk
  • Popular LocationAkaroa Museum11 min walk
  • Popular LocationAkaroa Wharf19 min walk
  • AirportChristchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.)88 min drive

Space details

5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 11
Bedroom 1
    1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
    1 single bed
Bedroom 3
    1 queen bed
Bedroom 4
    1 king bed
Bedroom 5
    2 single beds
Bathroom 1
Bathroom 2

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About this area


This holiday home is located in Akaroa. Giant's House and Akaroa Lighthouse are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Wainui Banks Peninsula and Le Bons Bay Beach. Scuba diving, fishing and swimming offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking nearby. Guests love the property's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Giant's House - 7 min walk
  • Artisans Gallery - 9 min walk
  • St Patrick's Catholic Church - 10 min walk
  • Akaroa Museum - 11 min walk
  • Akaroa Wharf - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Christchurch International Airport (CHC) - 88 min drive


  • Electric Kitchen Espresso & Eatery - 8 min walk
  • Vangioni's Trattoria & Bar - 9 min walk
  • The little bistro - 9 min walk
  • The Stables Coffee - 10 min walk
  • Sweet As Bakery - 11 min walk

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

SEACLUSION: Great Water Views, Wonderful for Big Families & Groups

Family-friendly holiday home in Akaroa
The perfect place for large groups or several families to holiday together…

This spacious 5 bedroom home is superbly configured to help guests come together when they want to and have privacy when they don’t.

Downstairs includes the kitchen, dining and living rooms as well as separate toilet, bathroom with shower, 2 large bedrooms featuring water views and Queen beds and a third bedroom with single bunk beds.

The kitchen comes totally equipped with everything imaginable including dishwasher, nespresso machine (BYO pods), kitchenaid stand mixer, blender and smoothie maker.

An 8-seater dining table facilitates communal feasting and competitive board-gaming and the expansive lounge has a TV, DVD Player and Bluetooth speakers. Unlimited wifi, SKY (including Sports), an extensive DVD and games collection as well as plenty of books and magazines provide numerous options for rainy/lazy days.

Upstairs is a huge Master bedroom featuring a King bed and sitting area overlooking the water, a flat screen TV with inbuilt DVD player and own ensuite. Between the ensuite and the Master room is a smaller bedroom with single bed trundler and additional room for a portacot if needed.

The deck has fantastic views right down to the harbour and is the place to be for tea, coffee and books during the day or sundowners into the evening.

This property comes beautifully equipped for babies and kids with 2 portacots, highchair, table booster seat, a stroller, tricycle, scooter, body boards, books and toys (including a small multisport air hockey/table tennis/pool table). For the adults there is a games room in the garage which includes a 7ft pool table and dart board.

There is plenty of parking for a boat and cars both in front of the house and off-street.

There are plenty of options to keep everyone toasty warm in cooler months including a heat-pump, individual heaters for all bedrooms and electric blankets for all beds (except the bunk and trundlers).

This home is maintained to an excellent standard by a fabulous local cleaner and linen and towels are included in the cost so you can pack light!

Located down a private drive and surrounded by native birds you will find this home to be incredibly peaceful while being only a 10 minute walk down the hill into town, making it a great base from which to explore and enjoy beautiful Akaroa.

* Please note that this home is situated in a family friendly neighbourhood and isn't to be used for parties.
* 1 Night stays may be available - please enquire
* Compulsory $70 cleaning fee applies per stay to ensure a consistent excellent standard of cleanliness

Special conditions:
A heat pump has been installed so tenants are asked not to use the wood burner.
Air-conditioned accommodation at this holiday home offers DVD players and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to balconies. Kitchens offer fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils.

Bathrooms include baths or showers and hairdryers. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Speaks English
Bookings for this property are managed through Bookabach, part of our Expedia Group family.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter


Contactless social distancing
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Beach towels
  • Beach sunloungers


  • WiFi available

Parking and transport

  • On-site parking options include a garage

Family friendly

  • High chair
  • Children's toys
  • Children's games


  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Paper towels
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Blender
  • Ice maker


  • 5 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 2 bathrooms
  • Bath or shower
  • Towels provided
  • Toilet paper
  • Hairdryer


  • Flat-screen TV with cable/satellite service
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Ping pong table
  • DVD player
  • Stereo
  • Video library
  • Games
  • Books

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture


  • Washing machine and dryer

Climate control

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

Things to do

  • Water sports equipment
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Golf nearby

Safety features

  • First aid kit
  • Smoke detector


  • Sleeps 11
  • Smartphone data usage (unlimited)

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Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host, not a professional engaged in trade or business
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and a first aid kit
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 25 out of 36 reviews
5 - Excellent 69%
Rating 4 - Good. 11 out of 36 reviews
4 - Good 31%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 36 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 36 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 36 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%






Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Quick Getaway In Akaroa
Great house for 2 families, plenty of room. The games room was ideal.
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Review from Bookabach

4/5 Good

A great place for your family to stay
The house was perfect for my family with plenty of space for us all to share meals together and play games. We all loved the pool table and it would have been nice to have the fire going.
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Review from Bookabach

5/5 Excellent

Significant birthday celebration
we had a fabulous weekend celebrating. The accommodation was fantastic for the 8 of us together, plenty of room even if you needed a bit of quiet time. Very handy to all facilities as well as everything you needed at the house. Thank you so much
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Review from Bookabach

5/5 Excellent

cosy and spacious
Thank you for opening up your home. Spacious, warms, and has everything one needs, especially for the kids and family.
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Review from Bookabach

5/5 Excellent

Great place
Great place to chill, lots of room. Had a great weekend
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Review from Bookabach