The SpaceGuest bedroom and private bathroom are on ground floor. Guest AccessGuests have access to second level living space, decks, WiFi, TV, stereo/music collection, magazines and laundry. Interaction with GuestsThe host - a seasoned surfer/traveler - is on-tap to give advice on surf breaks and conditions, Gisborne's cafes/restaurants, wines/wineries, tourist attractions/sights, culture and history if required. The NeighborhoodThe Whales is an elevated property at the northern end of Wainui Beach - adjacent to where a large number of sperm whales stranded in 1970.( Hence the name for this bit of Wainui Beach). The tranquil Okitu Bush Reserve and walkway on Makorori Headland are nearby. Getting AroundThe Whales is 5 kms from Gisborne City. Best to have your own transport. Other Things to NoteSurfboard, bike hire and boat rides to Tuamotu Island by arrangement.