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Popular Urquharts Bay - NEW beach cabin set in large private garden

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Beach nearby
1 bedroom, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
1 bedroom, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Shower, hair dryer, towels, soap

Overview of Popular Urquharts Bay - NEW beach cabin set in large private garden

Entire cabin

Popular Urquharts Bay - NEW beach cabin set in large private garden

4.8/5 Exceptional

Entire cabin

1 bedroom1 bathroomSleeps 2

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet-friendly
  • Washer
  • Dryer

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
Whangarei Heads, Northland

Space details

1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, sleeps 2
Bathroom 1

About this property

Entire place

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

Popular Urquharts Bay - NEW beach cabin set in large private garden

Adults-only cabin in Whangarei Heads
Urquharts Bay is towards the end of the Whangarei Heads peninsula and is a picturesque 35 minute drive from central Whangarei city. The cabin is brand new and professionally built to a high standard. It is set in a large north facing garden sitting at the base of Mt Lion with distant views of Bream Head. The garden is home to many species of bird life including Kereru, Tui and fantail. Whangarei Heads is also a Kiwi sanctuary and they can often be heard calling at night. The cabin is fully self contained and very private with1 bed, 1 bath and a kitchenette. Bed linen and towels are provided. There is direct access down to Urquharts Bay Beach from property. A great place to stay if you want a relaxing break and peace and quiet or to base yourself while enjoying the stunning coastal environment and specially developed hiking tracks in the area.

From this property you can explore the Smugglers Bay walk, the Mt Lion, Peach Cove and Ocean Beach tracks and it’s only a short drive to the base of Mt Manaia or Mt Aubrey both offer breathtaking views of the Whangarei Harbour.

Urquharts Bay is a safe and sheltered beach and great for all water activities, especially kayaking, paddle boarding, collecting scallops and fishing. Only a 3 minutes drive to the top NZ surf beach (Ocean Beach) which is patrolled in summer.
Pets welcome by arrangement.
Air-conditioned accommodation at this cabin offers a hairdryer and an iron/ironing board. Rooms open to patios. This accommodation is furnished with dining tables and kitchen islands. Kitchens or kitchenettes offer fridges, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a shower.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and desk chairs.

Property manager

UB Vacations
Speaks English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property


Contactless social distancing
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Direct access to the beach


  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Car required


  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Spices
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchen island
  • Toaster
  • Paper towels
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils


  • Dining table


  • 1 bedroom
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 1 bathroom
  • Shower
  • Toilet paper
  • Soap
  • Towels provided
  • Hairdryer


  • TV

Outdoor areas

  • Patio
  • Garden


  • Washing machine and dryer

Work spaces

  • Desk
  • Desk chair


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • Pet friendly


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

Location highlights

  • Near the ocean
  • In the mountains
  • In a rural location
  • Near the bay

Things to do

  • Birdwatching nearby

Safety features

  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke detector


  • Sleeps 2
  • Property does not allow children

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Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

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


Pets are allowed
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

This property welcomes adults only

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 fire extinguisher and a smoke detector
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

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
A car is required for transport to and from this property

About this area

Located in Whangarei Heads, this cabin is in a rural area and near the beach. Camera Obscura Timatatanga Hou is a local attraction and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Taurikura Bay and Ocean Beach. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including birdwatching.


  • The Deck - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • Whangarei (WRE) - 28 min drive

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 5 out of 6 reviews
5 - Excellent 83%
Rating 4 - Good. 1 out of 6 reviews
4 - Good 17%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 6 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 6 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 6 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

5/5 Excellent

Awesome hideaway at Urgharts Bay
Stunning location just up the hill at Urgharts Bay. Great walks, swimming so safe, there's also plenty of surf at Ocean Beach.

5/5 Excellent

Relaxing enviroment.
Privacy and quiet location create a relaxing enviroment. Highly recommended.

4/5 Good

Tiny house accommodation
Good location and facilities considering size. Pleasantly quiet and restful in grassy area

5/5 Excellent

Compact and Bijoux
Cute place. Beautiful and peaceful area....the neighbours were lovely and accommodating and unobtrusive. Highly recommend. Plenty to do and see around the area. We enjoyed our stay. Thank you's very much :)

5/5 Excellent

Great stay!
This was such an awesome little cabin, in a great location close to so many activities! I can’t wait to come back 🙂