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Sea Whispers Self Contained Studio

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Sea Whispers Self Contained Studio

2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the bungalow to yourself.
Sparkling clean
16 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Joy is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
90% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.

Welcome to my beautiful private self contained studio/bungalow.
Your accommodation is attached to the end of my home with your very own private terrace and stunning views that surround my entire house.


Cable TV
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector on the property.



165 reviews
Susan User Profile
March 2019
Sea Whispers studio was a great location for exploring the Tauranga Bay Sea Colony and other sites in the Buller district. Joy's place was super clean with a very comfortable bed and a great shower. She met us on arrival and told us about the Star Tavern for dinner. We wish we…
Alex User Profile
March 2019
Joy's place is only a few hundred yards down the road from the Cape Foulwind walkway, which was a perfect stop on a drive up the west coast. It was also an easy walk down the road to the pub for dinner. Otherwise, it's pretty isolated, but that was nice on vacation :)
Michael User Profile
February 2019
Really, a very special place to stay! First, Cape Foulwind has spectacular ocean vistas and a long walking path that stretches from the lighthouse to the seal colony. In the other direction is the Star Tavern which offers a solid dinner menu. I loved the lamb shank. Next, Sea…
Hilary User Profile
February 2019
Joy and Vic were such lovely and gracious hosts. Great location just outside of Westport. I highly recommend going to see the glow worm caves and doing the full adventure. Worth every penny!! We had a lovely stay!
Pooja User Profile
December 2018
We stayed for a night here. House was very nice and clean. Joy was super responsive. Enjoyed our stay here. Definitely recommend!
Kristin User Profile
November 2018
Absolutely stunning property in a quaint and beautiful town along the west coast. Joy is welcoming and hospitable and her adorable studio is thoughtfully decorated with gorgeous gardens, plus right down the block from a really fantastic local restaurant and bar. Highly recommend…
Kristen User Profile
March 2018
Great studio within walking distance of coastal path to lighthouse and seals. Lovely grounds and neighborhood pub. Thanks Joy!

Hosted by Joy

Joined in September 2015
Joy User Profile
254 Reviews
Joy is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Interaction with guests
I am a born and breed west coaster and whatever you need to know regarding directions and places to dine out/drive to/visit I can help so don't be shy to ask me. Join me if you need some company or a chit chat. Vic my partner,Charlie our dog(!) and I love meeting new people and…
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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  • Pets are allowed