3 Bathrooms
Sleeps 10
4 Bedrooms

Claire's Luxury Hideaway
Waiheke Island

Key Features: Swimming Pool, Water Views, BBQ, Car Parking, Not a venue, No Pets

Price Includes: Internet - Wireless, Off Site Manager, Bottle of Wine, Sky TV, Port-a-cot, Highchair


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Price Includes: Internet - Wireless, Off Site Manager, Bottle of Wine, Sky TV, Port-a-cot, Highchair

Extra charges

Exit clean and linen hire @ $122 per booking

Claire's Luxury Hideaway

On an island known for stunning locations, this is truly outstanding. With unrivalled views across two bays, this luxury Cape Cod style Waiheke Holiday Home is bathed in all-day sun - a stylish private hideaway at the top of the world. A beautiful, infinity swimming pool with jaw-dropping views, dramatic outdoor fireplace and vast decks - upstairs and down - together with expansive gardens for picnics and sport, plus sweeping 270 degree views, from Onetangi Beach right out to the Coromandel Peninsula, make this an amazing setting for a special Waiheke luxury escape.

  • All-day sun and stunning views in this crow's nest position, on a glorious coastline
  • 4 bedrooms, 3 ensuite shower-rooms, 1 extra WC
  • Master bedroom - 1 queen and luxury shower ensuite
  • 2nd bedroom - 1 queen and luxury ensuite shower (this is on ground floor level, easy for older guests)
  • 3rd bedroom - 3 x single beds
     with separate toilet next door
  • Large guest studio connected by ballustraded bridge to main house - 1 queen, 1 single and luxury ensuite shower. A large space with SKY TV alcove and beanbags, ideal for kids' down time!
  • Plenty of spaces throughout the house, decks and gardens to allow relaxation time for everyone, of all ages.
  • Luxury, full equipped entertainer's kitchen, Nespresso machine and capsules + granite breakfast island seating 8
  • 10 large glass sliders opening onto huge wrap around decks and breathtaking sea views
     - this is superb indoor/outdoor living - with the pool area just steps away
  • An entertaining delight - stylish, comfortable and relaxing.
  • Fabulous, atmospheric outdoor gas fireplace beside infinity pool (not heated but has a thermal cover)
  • BBQ area right by the 13m infinity pool with panoramic views out to sea and down to Onetangi Beach. At one end, there are two shallow steps running the width of the pool, which were designed for small children, under parental supervision. Pool and fire are within fenced/gated area.
  • Stylish, quality outdoor furniture - sofa setting plus sun loungers and Coast/ Lujo beanbags
  • Lots of board games, toys and a myriad of great books for all ages
  • Heating - gas fire with built in fan and radiators are very effective
  • Bose iPod dock, Wireless Internet, SKY TV, DVD player
  • Quality linens and bath towels
  • Lovely window seats with oodles of cushions, to soak up the views and the sun
  • Beach mats, picnic freezer bag and cool pads/wine coolers provided for days on the beach
  • 5 minutes drive to Onetangi beachfront cafes, award-winning Casita Miro vineyard restaurant
  • 7 minutes to lovely Stonyridge Vineyard and the superb Te Motu vineyard restaurant

Special Notes / Conditions

Please note: beach/pool towels are not provided - please bring your own. Check in from 3pm on arrival day; check out is 10am on departure day. Highchair and travelcot available. Swimming pool is not heated,but thermal cover maximises sun's heat in warm weather. Please note special conditions

This is  not a 'party house'. It is a peaceful retreat. If you want to party, please look elsewhere. As newly rebuilt, we ask guests not to wear heels inside on soft oak floors or upstairs on new membrane deck. $1,000 bond required, paid directly to owner via internet 2 wks before arrival – refundable in full upon inspection of house, cleaning and pool valet.

Key Features:

Swimming Pool, Water Views, BBQ, Car Parking, Not a venue, No Pets

Price Includes:

Internet - Wireless, Off Site Manager, Bottle of Wine, Sky TV, Port-a-cot, Highchair

House Size

  • 4 Bedrooms, 7 Beds
  • Sleeps 10
  • 3 Bathrooms

The Owners Price Guarantee

All prices I have listed on Amazing Accom are equal to or less than what is shown on any other site

Before booking: If you find the exact same property listed on another website for the exact same dates and it is cheaper, and the price is proven to be the correct price then I authorize Amazing Accom to match the price or beat it.

After booking: If you find the same exact property still available on another website for the exact same dates and it is cheaper, and the price is proven to be the correct price, then I authorize Amazing Accom to process the booking again at the cheaper rate.

Make an offer: You may be surprised what deals we can do for you, contact us now to negotiate a better price.

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All past renter reviews combined rated this property overall as:

  • Inside quality & fittings
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  • How amazing was it
Average
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93% Amazing

All past renters reviews are posted online - we do not just choose the good ones! This ensures future renters have honest and credible information. Amazing Accom independently do reserve the right to remove reviews if proven to be unfair or significantly inaccurate. Our staff also inspect these properties and offer an independant and impartial view of their experiences too.


Amazing Accom senior management have reviewed this property as:

Possibly the finest holiday home for rent on Waiheke Island that the public can book. Need we say more than simply AMAZING... this is what Amazing Accom is all about.

Renter
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95% Amazing
  • Inside quality & fittings
  • Outside quality & landscaping
  • Value per person per night
  • Cleanliness
  • Bed, sleep comfort and linen
  • Location & privacy
  • Overall accom experience
  • How amazing was it

Jenny, the renter (stayed in Jun 2012 for 2 nights) said:

Stunning holiday home. You are spoilt with beautiful views out over the bay then…

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98% Amazing

Alex, the renter (stayed in Jul 2012 for 2 nights) said:

Beautiful property, however we rented the property for a private business brains…

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90% Amazing

Frances, the renter (stayed in Jan 2012 for 7 nights) said:

Claires house was an absolute delight. Gorgeous location, amazing views and a gr…

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89% Amazing

Jenny, the renter (stayed in Jan 2013 for 3 nights) said:

Our second stay but in a different season. As before it is a privilege to stay i…

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96% Amazing

Linda , the renter (stayed in Feb 2013 for 3 nights) said:

Perfect for 8 adults, A wonderful few days in a beautiful spot. Weather was gre…

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86% Amazing

David, the renter (stayed in Feb 2013 for 3 nights) said:

Claire's Hideaway is outstanding house, in an unbeatable position. The house lay…

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93% Amazing

Cecile, the renter (stayed in Mar 2013 for 2 nights) said:

sensational - the photos don't lie - even more beautiful in reality! an unbeliev…

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100% Amazing

Sarah, the renter (stayed in Mar 2013 for 3 nights) said:

This is a beautiful house with lots of light and gorgeous features. One of our f…

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100% Amazing

Deana, the renter (stayed in Apr 2013 for 4 nights) said:

What an amazing property - we had a fantastic few days the kids of all ages love…

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98% Amazing

Amanda, the renter (stayed in Aug 2013 for 2 nights) said:

Beautiful home that felt comfortable and inviting. Plenty of space for large gro…

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90% Amazing

Bruce, the renter (stayed in Nov 2013 for 2 nights) said:

really lovely property with beautiful views and ideal for that getaway weekend w…

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88% Amazing

Cam, the renter (stayed in Feb 2014 for 3 nights) said:

We had a fabulous stay and felt very at home in this beautiful property

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91% Amazing

lisa, the renter (stayed in Apr 2014 for 3 nights) said:

This is a really beautiful place. The pictures cannot possibly do justice to …

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100% Amazing

JUSTIN, the renter (stayed in Oct 2014 for 3 nights) said:

Fabulous house in a wonderful private location. House was well equipped and well…

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80% Amazing

Brent, the renter (stayed in Nov 2014 for 6 nights) said:

We had a wonderful stay and really enjoyed Waiheke Island, the place was wonderf…

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100% Amazing

Celia, the renter (stayed in Feb 2015 for 3 nights) said:

Claire's Luxury Hideaway is certainly that...Peaceful, Luxurious Hideaway that h…

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100% Amazing

Mark Jones, the renter (stayed in Oct 2015 for 2 nights) said:

This house is in a beautiful location with great views. I would recommend reques…

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68% Amazing

Helen Barlow, the renter (stayed in Dec 2015 for 3 nights) said:

Second time now I have stayed here and it just gets better! Great new outdoor b…

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99% Amazing

The Owner Recommendations

My recommendations are based on my experience and local knowledge.

  • Best taxi company: Waiheke Independent Taxis 0800 300 372
  • Closest money machine: Oneroa village
  • Closest liquor store: 5 mins away - there's a Liquorland by Onetangi petrol station
  • Closest grocery store: Countdown supermarket in Ostend, milk and paper at Onetangi service station at bottom of hill
  • Best grocery store: Waiheke Fruit & Veg shop in Oneroa, lovely deli stuff, lovely staff and every spice you'll ever need.
  • Best free activities: Walking on Onetangi Beach, coastal walking tracks. Most of our guests can't bear to leave the house and pool and hide away from the world!
  • Best paid activities: Kayak tour on a sunny day. the Eco-Zip line at Onetangi
  • Best night restaurants: Mudbrick at sunset, get there early & enjoy a glass with the sunset over Auckland in the distance. Poderi Crisci (15 minutes away in the country) is a real find, great long lunches but bk in advance!
  • Best lunch eateries: For a real country experience, Man O War's beautiful tasting 'shed' - lovely wines,platters, right on the beach. Idyllic,worth the 20 minute drive - a taste of Waiheke away from everyone else.
  • Best breakfast eateries: Wai Kitchen,Oneroa - great food, sunny terrace,lovely staff
  • Best local café/coffee: Charley Farleys down on Onetangi Beach does great coffee

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  • Your money is held by us, until the day after you check in
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  • You get longer stay discounts that are fully automated
  • You get access to Amazing deals when available last minute
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  • No risk of losing your money and no scams

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