Secluded Cove Cottage in the light of a setting sun.

Boutique Self Contained Accommodation Coopers Beach Northland - Sanctuary in the Cove Cosy Holiday Cottages

  • Two fully self-contained and self-catering cottages are located just back from the waterfront in a private cove.
  • Cosy and supremely comfortable, your accommodation is set up for a truly independent holiday.
  • We now also offer (week-ends only) bed and continental breakfast in the Main House for 1 couple - daily servicing of room, if required.

Cove Cottage and Pohutukawa Cottage are available for short term (min 2 nights) or medium term stays, only 1 hour north of Paihia, Bay of Islands.

Your Stunning Waterfront Accommodation

  • Each cottage design maximises views of your absolute waterfront location.
  • Inside-outside living with large northwest facing (all day sun) front verandas.
  • Stunning water proximity gives the feeling of being in paradise.

Cottage interiors:

  • Each cottage has 2 queen-bed bedrooms (suitable for one or two couples).
  • Bathrooms include a spa bath with shower over bath.
  • Large open planned living areas with fully fitted kitchens.
  • Laundry facilities in each cottage with all linen, towels and beach towels provided.
  • Reverse cycle airconditioning/heating.

Other facilities:

  • SKY TV, DVD/VCR, CD/stereo.
  • Free wireless internet.
  • Each cottage has its own gas BBQ.
  • Exterior sun-deck chairs and outside table, chair and umbrella settings.

Both cottages can accommodate up to two couples, but are not suitable for children.

All accommodation areas are smoke free.

No pets are allowed.


"Wonderful views, peaceful and very relaxing - our honeymoon paradise!"

Some of our Other Guest 'Delighters'

Explore our Nature Trails during your stay.

Learn about the native and exotic birds identified at Sanctuary in the Cove. Bird List

Fishing, swimming, snorkelling, diving, kayaking - at your front door!

Perfect honeymoon hideaway or couples romantic getaway - see our Romantic Weekend package.

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