Golden Bay Hideaway

  • Perfect couples retreat
  • Peaceful and private
  • Beautifully handcrafted
  • Luxurious outside bath
  • Amazing sea views
  • Cosy and warm
  • Unique kiwi experience
  • Sleeps four + tents

House Truck is a lovingly restored and beautifully presented old house truck with fantastic sea and mountain views in a private bush location. This fully equipped wagon is a cosy sanctuary to restore your pioneer spirit.

A wood fire keeps the beautifully crafted kauri and oak timber interior warm on cooler days. This is the ideal place for a couple to get away from the hustle of daily life. Even in stormy nights staying in this house truck is a comfortable experience.

There is plenty of room for parking or an extra tent and the generous surroundings are all yours.

Facilities

  • Sleeps up to four people
  • Electricity
  • Hot and cold running water
  • Shower and bath
  • Radio and CD player
  • Fridge and cooker/oven
  • Two queen-size beds
  • Linen and bedding provided
  • Wood stove and electric heater
Season Winter Mid Peak
Single Night $170 $205 $250
2-3 Nights $110 $145 $190
4+ Nights $100 $115 $155

Peak Season is Summer 15 Dec - 28 Feb.
Mid Season is Autumn/Fall 1 Mar - 30 Apr and Spring 1 Nov - 14 Dec.
Winter Season is Winter 1 May - 31 Oct.

All prices are for 2 people (shared bed) and are per night. $25/night per extra person.

Exterior bush
Exterior setup
Interior rear bed
Interior kitchen
Interior front bed
Interior stained glass
Exterior bath
Exterior night

Recent Reviews

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Brian

Brian

Great spot, short walk to perfect beach. Local area is second to none for a tranquil get away. Not high level avcomadation, but great value for money and very comfortable

October 2017

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Ralena

Ralena

Our stay in the truck was truly amazing, one of the most romantic parts in our trip in NZ. We loved the totally secluded and surrounded by nature place. We really enjoyed the hot tube bath outside at sunset, was really cool! There was everything needed inside the truck as for sleeping, cooking etc so really not much to worry about! Just still a bit impressed by the compost toilet, but there is always a first time lol. We definitely recommend staying at this place if you are a couple and want to spend some time with each other, have a romantic evening etc. was really a highlight of our trip!

October 2017

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Cinimon

Cinimon

Cosy truck house. We had enough room for 2 adults & a toddler. Amazing scenery & very close to some beautiful walks.

September 2017

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Lauren

Lauren

The most amazing space we have every stayed at. We have stayed in a lot of air bnbs and this one is beyond all expectations Loved every minute. Could get used to that bay view while driving in! Comfy beds, great hot water and out side bath/shower. Even had a little friend visit us from the bush

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Johny

Johny

Golden Bay Hideaway could not be more appropriately named. It's "off the beaten track" and that's the point! This is one of the best places we've ever stayed as it offers the perfect balance between seclusion and comfort. The area is magical to explore and the house truck has a very special energy and history that is a privilege to be apart of. We'll be back - again!

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Robert

Robert

Awesome stay, loved the truck house, it was the perfect spot for the two of us. It had everything we needed and it was very cosy.

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Travel to Golden Bay

Flights direct from Wellington from $109/person
Rental cars in Golden Bay from $49/day

How to Find Us

Plenty to Do

There's no TV but you'll be entertained all the same.

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    Beautiful Sunsets

    Over the water in winter and the mountains in summer.

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    Walk to Wainui Falls

    Through lush original forest and over a swing bridge.

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    Go Swimming

    The clear waters around Wainui Bay are ideal.

Look at our attractions section for more ideas.

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Recycling

In keeping with its aim of fostering a high standard of environmental ethics, Golden Bay Hideaway operates a well organised recycling regime with organised bins - even the bins are recycled!