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Tree house in a penguin colony (in season)

Private room in treehouse hosted by Kevin
3 guests1 bedroom3 beds1 shared bath
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Pohatu bay is on the south-eastern corner of Banks peninsula and as soon as you arrive you will be welcomed by many rare sheep breeds, be amazed by the tranquil surroundings with relaxing private safe swimming beaches, bush and many walks to explore.

There is no light pollution so gaze at the amazing the milkyway at night.

The communal kitchen is fully equipped: full range electric stoves, kettle, toasters, fridges.

Note that it is a steep narrow gravel road for 4WD vehicle to access the bay.

The space
Your stay includes a free Evening Penguin Tour (if in season) and a discounted guided sea-kayaking safari to explore Pohatu marine reserve.

Places for sleeping

Bedroom 1
1 single bed, 1 bunk bed

What this place offers

Beach access – Beachfront
Free parking on premises
Shared backyard
Children’s books and toys for ages 0-2 years old, 2-5 years old, 5-10 years old, and 10+ years old
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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4.33 out of 5 stars from 3 reviews


Where you’ll be

Akaroa, Canterbury, New Zealand

Some other sleeping units are near by but your main neighboors will be sheep and penguins ^-^

Hosted by Kevin

Joined in June 2018
  • 4 Reviews
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During your stay
Family members live in the bay around the corner, a 2 minutes' walk from your accommodation so for any questions feel free to go to say hi.
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
No smoking
No pets
Health & safety
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Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
No carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm
Cancellation policy