The Sailors Rest

The Sailors Rest


Mar 2018

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2 Bedrooms
Sleeps 4
2 Bathrooms

About our home

Affectionately referred to by us as " The Sailors Rest" we have established our home as our maritime NZ base off the water.

Master Bedroom and second bedroom ( sleeps 4) .
A modern contemporary north facing nautical home that has all modern luxury items are provided with loads of great books and travel magazines to read.

A stones throw to the waters edge with stunning views of the Bay of Islands. Only 300 metres to the yacht club , marina and general store. loads of water sport activities abound in the region along with great fishing trekking and mountain bike trails.

The Bay of Islands is the birth place of modern European New Zealand and and an area brimming with Iwi / Maori culture.
NB: We require $100 cleaning/laundry fee for each stay. If staying longer than a week we can arrange a linen change and clean at $100 per clean


Paul 's reviews

As a host (8)

More about us

  1. Semi retired couple who love traveling on boats trains and planes. Paul loves motor bike tours as well

  2. Paul is Hotel Manager/ Owner and Anne Marie is a Life Coach and healer

  3. We love sailing and the sea and we have decorated our NZ holiday home with eclectic nautical nick knacks

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Where is it?


The home is situated in the quiet seaside Port of Opua only a few minutes drive from Paihia and a ferry ride from Russell
This is an exciting place in summer with lots of fishing comps and sailing regattas happening
Two great golf courses nearby and boats available to rent.
The home is situated on the beach and we have SUPS and canoes for guests use

Buzzy restaurants
Yes a range in Paihia, Cafes in Opua, Stunning vineyards closeby and The Duke of Marlborough in Russell. One of NZ oldest and best pub Restaurants
Cool bars
Yes The Duke is my favorite
Cozy cafés
Yes walking distance
Retail therapy
Markets produce and local crafts. Best to do that in Auckland.
Bit of culture
Waitangi Treaty Grounds are the Birthplace of the NZ nation and there is loads of Maori Culture
Walks in the park
Yes lots in parks forests mountains and the near the sea along with mountain bike trails
Spot of exercise
No Limits
Day tripping
Lots of local attractions within an hour or half days drive as the area of Northland New Zealand is stunning

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