Whare na o Ra
(House of the Sun)

On the slopes of a 1000 year old sand dune at Ahipara over looking Shipwreck Bay and 90-Mile Beach
is this exceptional vacation home.  Enjoy complete privacy in this luxury self-contained 3-bedroom home.
Ideal for groups or family.   Views of Shipwreck Bay and 90-Mile Beach from every room.
NZ$400 per night.  Holiday rates apply.  Long term rates available.  Please contact info@shipwreckbay.co.nz for details

 Front view twilight      

Ammenities include: Granite Countertops, Dishwasher, Disposal, side-by-side Refrigerator/Freezer with icemaker, Microwave, Mixers,
Jaffle sandwich maker, Gas Range with Vent Hood, Gas Oven, Plates, Cutlery, Glasses, Knives, and Utensils, Hot water jug, Toaster,
Linens and Towels, Washer, Dryer, Iron and ironing Board, Outside Clothesline, 21-inch colour TV, VCR, DVD, CD-Player, Fireplace,
and Gas BBQ with tools.

One of best features of this home is the complete privacy that is offered  
Ideal jump off point to Cape Reinga.  Drive yourself from here or we can arrange a tour of the Cape and Te Paki Stream.
The Kaitaia Golf Club is located at the waters edge and open to the public.  You get a great view of this course from the home.
  Cape Reinga is an easy day trip from here.  Accessible to the East Coast too.  
 Excellent Fishing, Diving, and Four Wheel Drive.


Ahipara means 'sacred fire'.  Local Maori kept an ancient fire burning near the lower right corner of this picture.


Granite Countertops, Kitchen Sink, and Dining Room Table, we can seat 3 more at the bar if necessary

90-mile beach

If a sandbar beach peak pops up you'll see it from here, on a clear day you can see all the way up 90-mile beach.

  Front daylight

Come see us.