House - Entire home/apt · E Minden Rd, Wairoa, Bay Of Plenty 3176, New Zealand
Your host, Eugene
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Kia Ora, Welcome.
This is a modern two bedroom apartment within a Spanish style Homestead on two acres of property in rural surroundings. The apartment is fully self-contained, offering privacy & comfort. This would be perfect for a romantic getaway or a great base to explore the beautiful Bay of Plenty. Come & relax, unwind & enjoy the peace & beautiful views of the surrounding countryside.
The Kitchenette is fully self-contained offering all that you require to create anything from a light breakfast to a sumptuous evening meal. It also contains a washing machine for your convenience. There is a Private Deck with BBQ area & a small herb garden for your use. Relax in the lounge or on the deck & enjoy the peace & gorgeous 180 degree views over the rural countryside. In the evenings take in the city lights & stars as you unwind with a quiet drink. A cooked or continental Breakfast, light meals & picnics are available by arrangement.
There are two modern & fresh bedrooms (1 Queen & a 2nd with 2 singles). The main Bdrm faces East so that you can awake to the sunrise with gorgeous views over the rural area. Linen & towels provided.
The Bathroom has a shower & large bath where you can soak, unwind & take in the views.
There is plenty of off road space for parking & undercover available for motorbikes.
We are in the country yet close to Tauranga CBD, Mt Maunganui, Katikati & Rotorua. Please note that you will require your own transport as we are not on a public bus route. We are situated:-
Five minutes to Bethlehem Village shopping centre & fifteen minutes to Tauranga city for a wide range of great restaurants & cafes.
Twenty minutes to Mt Maunganui's stunning beaches, walks, hot pools, shops & cafes.
Twenty minutes to Tauranga Airport, offering domestic flights throughout New Zealand.
Twenty minutes to historic Katikati.
One hour to Rotorua & Hamilton.

Tauranga is as much a quiet recreational playground as it is a thriving business & rural community. From the gentle harbour waters to great surf beaches, its fishing and diving grounds to scenic bush walks, kayaking, golf courses, wineries, restaurants, cafes, shopping & much more.
Your hosts Debbie & Eugene would love the opportunity to share what our beautiful area has to offer. We are well travelled & understand what it is to be away from home. We have lots of local knowledge & ideas of how to fill your days. We look forward to seeing you.

Room type: Entire home/apt
Accommodates: 4
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 3
Extra people: $18 / night after 2 guests
Minimum Stay: 2 nights
Weekly Price: $590 /week
Monthly Price: $1544 /month
Cancellation: Moderate
Pet Owner: Dog(s) and Cat(s)
Overall Guest Satisfaction
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  • Thanks Eugene and Debbie

    we really enjoyed our stay with you guys. Enjoyed your company as we over looked the valley views.

    Regards David and Annie

    January 2014
  • we stayed VISTA DE MINDEN for 1 month.We are very happy to have been there.Lovely view,room and setting,hospitallity and convenience, all were perfect.We are so much thanks to Eugene and Debbie for give us great attentions and kindness.We leaved left our mind (website hidden) we will remember there,sunset,sunrise,beutiful grasslands,pasture,tow caws,two goats and kola(dog) long long time.

    January 2014
  • Staying with Eugene and Debby has been the highlight of our NZ trip to date! The accommodation is top class, with spectacular views over the rolling hills all the way down to the bay. We were thrilled with the facilities and by the warmth and decency of our hosts. Thanks again Eugene and Debby.

    November 2013
  • Thank you so much guys for our lovely holidays! Amazingly relaxing views! The apartment is exactly as described. It situated away from busy city life but at the same time close to everything. Home made jams and muffins were a delicious surprise. Eugene and Debbie are very welcoming hosts we will definitely recommend their place to anyone who will be interested.

    August 2013
  • One of the highlights during our New Zealand trip was the stay at Eugene's and Debbie's home. To mention is a very cosy and comfortable apartment with all amenties you even would not expect, a quiet and relaxing countryside location with a beautiful view down to Tauranga and the sea and most important Debbie and Eugene, we always enjoyed to have a nice chat with. Eugene had excellent recommendations what we could do. We can highly recommend the place and would like to come back in the future, but then staying for more days. Thank you very much for the way you care for your guests. Your hospitality is unfortunately not that often to be found.

    March 2013
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Hi. I am a relaxed easy going Kiwi male. I was born and raised in New Zealand but have spent 18yrs of my adult life overseas. I have travelled extensively with my wife Debbie which has given us a love of other countries and cultures and a huge appreciation of New Zealand. I live with my wife Debbie and we share our home with our very much loved pets, Kora the dog and Misha the cat. We love the great outdoors including camping, hiking, diving, cycling and a great passion for motorcycling. We have camped throughout New Zealand on various motorcycling and hiking trips and hope to extend this to Australia in the future.
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