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Sand Dunes Sanctuary

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4.0 / 5Very Good
6 reviews


What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Opononi Beach
    9 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Omapere Beach
    4 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Pakia Hill Lookout
    5 min drive

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  • Sand Dunes Sanctuary

    Room Amenities

    • 2 bedrooms
    • 1 bathroom
    • Sleeps 5
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About this area


This vacation home is located in Opononi. Pakia Hill Lookout is a local landmark, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Hokianga Harbour and Opononi Beach.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Opononi Beach - 9 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Omapere Beach - 4 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Pakia Hill Lookout - 5 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Lookout - 41 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Motuti Marae - 91 min drive

Getting around

  • Kerikeri (KKE-Bay of Islands) - 70 min drive

About this property

Sand Dunes Sanctuary

This bach has been recently refreshed into a modern comfortable bach with all the comforts of home. The views from the front are some of the finest anywhere in the Hokianga - being elevated and open your view takes in the Harbour, the Heads, the golden sand dunes and the opportunity to enjoy the most beautiful sunsets. PLEASE NOTE.......LINEN IS NOT INCLUDED WITH THIS PROPERTY!! 20 minutes to the Waipoua Forest and Tane Mahuta - fabulous walks in the kauri forest. Swimming, fishing, sand boarding, diving, walking, water sports, cafes, 2 pubs, fish and chips or just peace and quiet! Hokianga is one of the most historic areas in New Zealand dating back to the first Maori arrivals and Kupe - the full name for Hokianga is "Hokianganui a Kupe" meaning "the returning place of Kupe". Handy to the Bay of Islands, Ahipara, 90 Mile Beach, Kerikeri, Doubtless Bay and Cape Reinga. Special conditions: No smoking Please respect the neighbours Keep noise to a minimum Pets upon request Please clean the BBQ after use LINEN IS NOT INCLUDED AT THIS PROPERTY SO PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN. LINEN IS SHEETS, PILLOW SLIPS, TOWELS AND FLANNELS. LINEN CAN BE SUPPLIED WITH PRIOR NOTICE AT $10 PER PERSON. PLEASE REQUEST AT THE TIME OF BOOKING, THANK YOU. NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave; Bring your own linen (towels/sheets/tea towels);

Property manager


Speaks English, French



Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Special check-in instructions

Guests will receive an email from the property manager with check-in and check-out instructions.


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.


  • Pets not allowed

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
    Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited.

Property is also known as

  • Sand Dunes Sanctuary Opononi
  • Sand Dunes Sanctuary Private vacation home
  • Sand Dunes Sanctuary Private vacation home Opononi

Property amenities


  • 2 bedrooms


  • 1 bathroom


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property


  • Sleeps 5

Very Good

5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor

4/5 Good


Nice clean place, nice view, needs wifi

4/5 Good


Lovely view. Everything we needed. We found the bath very high to get in for a shower.

4/5 Good

Great views !

Good spot to stay house was tidy section was too. )😀


Sand Dunes Stay

Hi . Nice little place to spend a couple of days to relax.Great outlook from deck with views of the Hoki Harbour and Dunes.Great Sunsets. Pretty quite street as well. Easy to find location. Glenn and Karen

4/5 Good

Perfectly well equipped kiwi Bach, clean and comfortable with million dollar views!

Great property. Perfect for families. Really enjoyed our stay. Appreciated having a washing machine to catch up on holiday laundry.

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