The Lookout

Te Wahapu Peninsula, Bay of Islands

  • 3
  • 2
  • 6
from $300 per night

360 Degree Views | Secluded Location | Holiday Home Retreat

The Lookout boasts 360 degree views of Russell and the surrounding areas from various vantage points throughout the house.  The house is tucked away down a very private secluded road on an acre of land, if you are looking for privacy with excellent views nad all day sun then this is a winner!!!

This large three level executive holiday home is extremely well appointed with all the modern conveniences and fully furnished to the highest standards. The kitchen is well laid out with a relaxing breakfast bar, ample cupboards, fridge freezer, dishwasher, pantry, hob unit, wall oven, range hood.
The lounge and dining areas are very spacious and can easily accommodate 6 guests. There is a small den to sit and relax in for that quieter moment one often seeks, this leads onto an additional balcony area with excellent views.

The house sleeps 6 persons in 3 large double bedrooms, all bedrooms have queen size beds, all have en-suite bathrooms, there is an additional downstairs toilet, next to the laundry/utility room which has a top load washing machine and dryer for guest use.

The indoor outdoor flow from the kitchen and lounge via the large bi-fold sliding doors invites you to experience the house at it's best, 
The large deck areas enjoy the stunning sea and coastal views from sunrise to sunset, whether from either balcony or from the swimming pool (10 meter x 4.5 meter) and barbecue area you will be mesmerized.

The Lookout faces north east and is not overlooked and thus affords the utmost privacy. There is ample parking for cars & boat.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS:  For your comfort the house is pet free and is a non-smoking property, there is ample room to park a boat.

No gathering/parties or unauthorized/additional persons staying at the property, this will breach the rental conditions and you may be asked to depart the property. Our general Terms & Conditions apply.


Bedroom description

3 x queen beds

Season From Until Nightly Rate $NZD
Peak 20 December 9 January 500.00
High 10 January 28 February 395.00
Shoulder 1 1 March 30 April 300.00
Low 1 May 30 September 300.00
Shoulder 2 1 October 19 December 300.00


Quoted nightly tariff is for up to 4 persons, additional guests are charged $100.00 per person up to a maximum of 6 persons at any time.

Minimum stay: Christmas/New Year 20 Dec – 9 Jan minimum 7-night stay at all times. Peak, shoulder and low season - 2 or 3 night minimum night stay period on non-holiday season times as specified for each property.

ALL NZ public holidays will be charged at the peak tariff and have minimum stay periods. Shorter stays by negotiation based on spaces between existing bookings and last minute requests. We will do our best to accommodate your needs.

Linen and towels are provided - an extra charge applies.

Please note there is a $50.00 booking fee added to all bookings.

  • Bath
  • BBQ
  • Boat parking
  • Courtyard
  • Crockery and cutlery
  • Dishwasher
  • Duvet/Pillows supplied
  • Electric heating
  • Electric oven and hobs
  • Extractor
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Garden
  • High Chair Hire: $10.00 per day
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Kitchen fully equipped
  • Linen/Towels provided - extra charge
  • Microwave
  • Outside furniture
  • Outside lighting
  • Pantry
  • Rear lawn area
  • SKY TV - NZ Free to Air & 1 Sport & 1 Movies
  • Summer swimming pool (unheated)
  • Travelcot Hire: $15.00 per day includes linen and blankets
  • Vacuum cleaner
  • Washing machine and dryer
  • Big game fishing in the outer waters of the Bay of Islands Adventure park
  • Art galleries
  • R Tucker Thompson tall sailing ship which cruises the islands
  • Walkway from Rawhiti to the historic whaling station (now closed) at Whangamumu
  • Walkway from Okiato to Orongo Bay
  • Walkway to Cape Brett Lighthouse
  • Sunset cruising
  • Restaurants' Cafe's Wineries
  • Boat cruises around the Bay of Islands
  • The 'Hole in the Rock'
  • Horse riding
  • The Okiato-Opua car ferry
  • Kayaking in the sheltered waters of the harbor
  • Opua to Paihia Coastal walk
  • Orongo Bay oyster farms
  • Sport fishing
  • Saturday and Sunday markets at Kerikeri - 45 minutes north
  • Water-sports, diving, snorkeling and surfing
  • Yachting and twilight sailing (seasonal)
  • Native forests and glow-worm caves.
  • Waitangi Treaty Grounds
  • Pompellier Mission
  • Flagstaff/Te Maiki Hill etc
  • Christ Church
  • Russell's historic township and once the colonial capital of New Zealand
  • Russell Museum
  • Hi Lesley, We've just returned home from our road trip around the north of nz, i'm delighted to say we had the most amazing time and loved the house plus pool! It's such a beautiful spot and we really appreciate your help in making everything go so smoothly. I will be highly recommending this accommodation to all my friends if they ever find themselves heading Russel way! Kind regards Ed

    E. Hackney - Nov, -0001

  • Hi Lesley Thank you so much for the fantastic service you provided us. We truly had the most amazing week in Russell and the accomodation was great. Perfect house with plenty of space especially with wee ones around. The pool was a massive bonus and was a lovely temperature. Highly recommend this place for a relaxing holiday!

    TBC - Nov, -0001

  • Thank you so much for the fantastic service you provided us. We truly had the most amazing week in Russell and the accomodation was great. Perfect house with plenty of space. The pool was a massive bonus and was a lovely temperature. Highly recommend this place for a relaxing holiday!

    Tierney - Jan, 2015

  • Straightforward instructions, prompt and helpful responses. Very happy with the service. Fantastic bach, amazing views, loved it!

    Dowen - Jan, 2015

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