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Grasshopper, Beauty and the Beach, Onetangi

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5.0 of 5 stars
83 reviews
Welcome to Grasshopper
The Lounge
Grasshopper Dining Indoors
Light and Airy
Full kitchen with Gas Hobs and Coffee Maker
Master Bedroom with King Size Bed
Second Bedroom
Grasshopper Outdoors
Outdoor Dining
View from the Deck
Top of 'Jacob's Ladder' looking down on Onetangi Beach, 100m from Grasshopper
Onetangi Beach, 2.5ks of Golden Sand
Sunset Onetangi Beach
The Journey Begins, Downtown Car Ferry
Downtown from the Ocean
The Vineyard Next Door
Stunning Waiheke
Stunning Waiheke
Stunning Waiheke
Walk to the Viewpoint at Trig Hill?
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Waiheke Island, North Island
***'Top Vacation Rental, Waiheke Island' 2011 and 2012 - Flipkey. 5 Star Rating Trip Advisor***

***Certificate of Excellence, 2014 - Trip Advisor***

'Thank you for letting us stay at the fabulous Grasshopper residence! It was truly fabulous and we all had a fantastic time.' David W. Xmas 2014.

Grasshopper is a gorgeous newly-renovated Waiheke Island holiday home that exudes stylish playfulness and perfect comfort in a peaceful, harmonious setting.

Just 100m from 'Jacob's Ladder' and Onetangi Beach, Grasshopper is in close proximity to some of Waiheke Island's best wineries and restaurants, beach cafes, the bird sanctuary, 'Wild on Waiheke', EcoZip Adventures, Golf Club and much more.

Grasshopper holiday home will delight you from the moment you arrive. You'll love the funky décor, high cei...
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About the owner, Nigel K
Languages spoken: Russian, English, Chinese
Calendar Updated: 18 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2011
Overall rating: 4.9 / 5.0
Based on 96 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #FKN3878910 by: FlipKey
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Louise M
Auckland, New Zealand
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015 for a stay in September 2015
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House had all the mod. cons, was spotless and very comfortable. Well thought out set-up great views to the surrounding area. Beds were comfortable and bedrooms were upstairs away from the living areas and the deck outside looking over the views was enjoyed by all. Close proximity to some of the well-known Wineries, sunshine nibbles and wine on the deck,... more

Te Awamutu, New Zealand
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56 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 for a stay in June 2015
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We stayed for a full week, and had a lovely stay! The place is really nicely decorated and is a home away from home : ) Nigel the owner is really helpful and replied promptly to our emails. The heat pump keeps you warm and the entertainment system provides a great option on those days when the weather isn't great.... more

Hera R
Hamilton & Waikato Region, New Zealand
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 for a stay in March 2015
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Cute, tidy and funky house, loved laxin on the couch, walking to nearby Charley Farleys along the beach and so close to vineyard and bus stops! Thanks so much! We would definitely recommend! It was my sister who found this place and organised our first ever trip to Waiheke, it won't be the last, that's for sure! more

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
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Jan 11, 2016 -
Mar 31, 2016
Summer 2016
2 nights
  • Cleaning fee: $90 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information

Cleaning fee applies: Grasshopper - NZ$80; Funky Cicada - NZ$40. Minimum 2 nights stay. Minimum 3 nights on NZ public holidays. Bond and deposit apply. Cancellation policy: All cancellations incur loss of 50% of the total booking price. If cancellation made within 30 days of arrival, loss of 100% of the total booking price.
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Car advised
How to get there
Waiheke Island is very easy to reach. You simply jump on a passenger ferry in downtown Auckland, relax and admire an iconic Volcano and be mesmerized by the stunning beauty of the Hauraki Gulf. Before you know it, about 35 minutes to be more precise, you'll be stepping off the ferry and heading for the bus to take you to Grasshopper or Funky Cicada.
Alternatively, you can bring the car and catch a different ferry in downtown or head over to Half Moon Bay for the speedy Sealink car ferry. Easy!!
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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