Walk out onto the sand-flats at low tide or down to the wharf and catch your dinner. Set in tropical gardens with plenty of outdoor areas to read and relax. The queen rooms all have sea views, the ensuite rooms have garden views. All beds are fully made-up with electric blankets and feather duvets in the winter. Most rooms can accommodate extra people. Ample secure off-street parking. A short 150 metre walk across the bridge to the shops, bars, restaurants, or use the free bikes to pedal 5 minutes to the ocean surf beach. There are some great walks around town. Climbing Mount Paku is a must, the view is spectacular. Cook a bbq while looking out to sea. Kitchen is compact but well equipped. Free wifi, free use of bikes for around town, boogie boards, fishing rods and kayaks. Two decks with BBQ & a TV lounge. 20 minute drive north to Hot Water Beach and Cathedral Cove, 20 minute drive south to bush walks in the Puketui valley.