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The Point - a designer Waiheke Island house with stunning sea views

82 reviews
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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
1 night minimum
Holiday Rental House
**TRIPADVISOR 2014 CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE WINNER** Providing premium accommodation with stunning sea views from every room, this designer 'bach' (that's kiwi slang for holiday home) is located in Oneroa, Waiheke Island in a 'tucked away but central' location. The Point on Burrell was built in 2006 on an enviably elevated spot, and provides quality furnishings throughout. Set on 3 levels: the entry level is the foyer and bathroom, then walk down a short flight of stairs to the living, dining and kitchen. Up one level from the entry is the very spacious bedroom, where you can lie in bed whilst gazing out at the magnificent sea views. Why consider an apartment, studio or hotel room when you can have the privacy of The Point on Burrell all to yourself during your stay on beautiful and un...**TRIPADVISOR 2014 CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE WINNER** Providing premium accommodation with stunning sea views from every room, this designer 'bach' (that's kiwi slang for holiday home) is located in Oneroa, Waiheke Island in a 'tucked away but central' location. The Point on Burrell was built in 2006 on an enviably elevated spot, and provides quality furnishings throughout. Set on 3 levels: the entry level is the foyer and bathroom, then walk down a short flight of stairs to the living, dining and kitchen. Up one level from the entry is the very spacious bedroom, where you can lie in bed whilst gazing out at the magnificent sea views. Why consider an apartment, studio or hotel room when you can have the privacy of The Point on Burrell all to yourself during your stay on beautiful and unique Waiheke Island... INSIDE LIVING: Bedroom - King bed with luxury linen provided, bedside tables with lighting, fan, wardrobe. There is also a relaxing leather reading chair for enjoying the view. Bathroom - Walk-in shower, vanity, toilet, heated towel rail. Magnificent views from the toilet and shower! :) Living/Dining/Kitchen - open plan living, dining and kitchen which opens via wall length bi-fold doors onto a large deck. From coffee plungers to candles, the house is fully furnished for your every need (see Detailed Facilities below). OUTDOOR LIVING A huge southwest facing deck provides stunning ocean views and sunsets, incl Gas BBQ, sun loungers, quality aluminium/glass outdoor furniture. The section is flat with easy access for cars and also provides private, off street parking. NEARBY: Beaches - Surfdale (just a few min walk down a bush track directly off property). Blackpool and Little Oneroa (10-15 min walks). Oneroa (20 min walk or 2 min drive). Shops, Cafes, Bars & Restaurants: Oneroa Village (3 min drive). Surfdale village (a few min walk). Countdown Supermarket just a 7 min drive. Beautiful Cable Bay and Mudbrick vineyards are approx 5 min drives. Passenger/Car Ferries (Matiatia Wharf/Kennedy Point) just approx 6 min drive away. Bus stop 10 min walk. DETAILED FACILITIES: Complimentary drinks and other extras provided Complimentary Wireless Internet Complimentary Netflix - on demand movies & tv Flat section with easy drive on access and off-street parking 2 Mountain Bikes 40inch flat screen TV BYO Sky card Stereo with CD player and radio Board games, DVD and CD collection Cellphone reception excellent Full kitchen with large moveable Island Full sized oven with twin gas hob stove Microwave Medium sized underbench fridge Hair Dryer Coffee Plunger Electric heating - 2000 watt heater, plus smaller fan heater. Automatic washing machine Clothes airer Fans for cooling Gas BBQ Sun Loungers and Other Outdoor Furniture Exterior Clothes Line Additional full sized fridge-freezer in external storage room Luxury Linen provided Cleaning provided on departure (subject to additional charge - see below)More
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About the Owner
Dan & Liz H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2012
Interaction with guests
Our goal is to set up the house so you have everything you need for an enjoyable and undisturbed holiday. However, if any point you need assistance, we are just a friendly phone call away.
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Reviewed 27 November 2018

The cottage is almost perfectly position with views over the bay. The panorama from the bedroom is the best. Recommend a visit to Man of War winery the drive is spectacular and the food and wine and the view are great

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank EcclestonUK
Footprints633430, VR Owner at The Point - a designer Waiheke Island house with stunning sea views, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi. Thanks for the great review. We agree - the view from the super king sized bed is our favourite too!!

Reviewed 15 October 2018

Nice cosy house with beautiful views of Waiheke Island. Located close to the ferries and within walking distance (if you are up for it) to the town center.

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank Kieren1986
Footprints633430, VR Owner at The Point - a designer Waiheke Island house with stunning sea views, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2018

Thanks guys. A five star review is an awesome complement. We’re really glad you loved the Point.

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Reviewed 27 August 2018

I chose to stay at The Point in Oneroa, Waiheke Island, to get some much needed R&R following a very stressful and frantic time at work (Auckland). While Waiheke may only be a 35 min ferry ride from downtown it feels like a world away...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Angela B
Management response:Responded 27 August 2018

Wowsers! We absolutely love the fact that The Point gave you some much needed wind down from work stress! And to be rated “more than 5 stars” has made our day too. Thanks so much Angela.

Reviewed 16 May 2018

The booking process was easy and Dan is excellent at keeping in touch and giving advice. The Point is well located with walks and points of interest within easy access, especially if you have a hire car. We loved the peace and quiet, the views...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank malcsaville
Management response:Responded 20 May 2018

Thanks for the great review and so glad you had a 5 stay stay!

Reviewed 17 April 2018

The accommodation is exactly as portrayed on the booking site, and you cannot ask for more than that. Lovely facilities, reasonably central location (without passing traffic), amazing views, comfortable bed. Everything worked, from the booking process, the pre-arrival information, the arrival, and our stay overall....More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank TrailBlazer586073
Management response:Responded 18 April 2018

Thanks for such an amazing review! Love the fact that you made the most of The Point and had meals in.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Refrigerator
Washer
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Paper Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
A Winter Sun Getaway
Books
TV
Parking
Shared Garden
Linens Provided
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Water Views
Blender
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Patio
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About the neighbourhood
Popular Oneroa village is only a 2 minute drive (or 20 minute walk), where you will find a number of shops, cafes, restaurants, bars and vineyards. The is also no shortage of beautiful beaches nearby, with the closest being just a few minutes walk away (Surfdale beach, including its shops and restaurants) and Blackpool and Little Oneroa beaches being 10-15 minutes walks.
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We have 2 mountain bikes available for your exclusive use for getting around during your stay, if you need them.
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