This very popular cottage has fabulous views over the bay and is just across the road from the beach and children's playground. This house is fully fenced, and has a large lawn for kids to explore, play ball in safety. The large private rear deck captures the afternoon sun and is an Ideal shelter for the barbeque should the wind blow. It's fully equipped, with a new kitchen and dishwasher, and also offers four bedrooms and plenty of space to park the car/s and boat off the street on the property. The house also comes with full sky digital TV, DVD and Video player, gas BBQ and heater, full oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine,cooking utensils and crockery. Please note : you'll need to bring your own linens, including all sheets, pillow cases, bathmats, towels, and tea towels . Or linen may be hired. Taupo Bay is a 20 minute drive from Mangonui, ( or 25 minutes to Kaeo ) where beverages and food supplies can be topped up, You can also enjoy a takeaway dinner from the world famous Mangonui Fish and Chip shop. Swim, fish , play, BBQ the catch - this cottage has it all.... A range of other lovely beaches and tourist activities are all within a 30 to 60 minute drive, but the magic of Taupo Bay generally keeps people close to this wonderful part of the world... Fishing charters, boats, kayaks and surfboards can also be arranged for hire. We can offer a departure cleaning service by request. Please arrange with Jan the day before your departure Special conditions: Please contact us at least 24 hrs before arrival, with an ETA along cell phone number and the colour /make of your vehicle. Only the guests booked into this property may stay in the property without permission from the property manager. Linens are not provided, unless specifically mentioned as being included in the indivdual house description. All rubbish must be taken with you on departure as no council bins can be used to dispose of household waste.