The Barn Akaroa


Entire residential home hosted by Tim & Jax

7 guests, 3 bedrooms, 4 beds, 2 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the house to yourself.
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Great location
93% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
The Barn is a recently renovated, 3 bedroom holiday rental home with open planned living and great indoor outdoor flow. It's the perfect space for friends and family to come together. There is plenty of off street parking for vehicles and boats and it is only a short 5 minute drive from the heart of the Akaroa township. The Barn is situated in a semi rural, tranquil seaside community, The Takamatua beachfront is a short 2 minute walk from your gate.

The space
The Barn offers the perfect space for families and friends to come together to enjoy and explore all that Akaroa and Banks Peninsula have to offer. There are 3 bedrooms, the master bedroom has an en suite with a bath and separate shower. The living area is lovely and spacious with 2 open planned lounge areas. The kitchen is well appointed with a large Smeg electric oven featuring gas hobs ensuring you can create wonderful meals and memories. The webber bbq is situated off the main dining/ living area, on the deck. The indoor outdoor flow makes dining effortless. The Takamatua beachfront is a short 2 minute walk from your door. The local boat ramp and wharf is situated nearby enabling easy access to the beautiful secluded beaches and bays nearby.
Please note that adjoined to the eastern end of the Barn is a self contained 2 bedroom flat that is permanently occupied by a retired family member. This has its own private entrance ensuring privacy to both residence. Given the proximity of both homes the odd household noise should be expected.

There are many wonderful restaurants, bars and cafes to enjoy as well as loads of outdoor activities and nature experiences in the beautiful Akaroa township which is a short 5min drive away.

What this place offers

Free parking on premises
Air conditioning
Patio or balcony
Indoor fireplace
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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Where you’ll be

Takamatua, Canterbury, New Zealand

There is so much to explore and enjoy in Akaroa and the Peninsula. Takamatua has some wonderful tracks to walk or run, as does Akaroa and the surrounding bays. Akaroa has many wonderful restaurants, cafes, bars and wineries to choose from. The local 4 square supermarket is a short 5 minute drive.

Hosted by Tim & Jax

  1. Joined in March 2016
  • 24 Reviews
  • Identity verified
  • Superhost

During your stay

We live nearby so are available by phone if need be..Also a family member lives permanently in the adjoined self contained flat at the eastern end of The Barn.

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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
Self check-in with lockbox
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

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Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
Carbon monoxide alarm not reported Show more
Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Heights without rails or protection

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