Voted one of the Top Ten Luxury Lodges in NZ by XtraMSN, Magic Cottage is a beautiful and secluded riverside retreat offering boutique self-catering accommodation amid 5 acres of sub-tropical gardens. Perched on the banks of the Takou River, just...> read more
... upstream from Takou Bay, Magic Cottage is the ultimate romantic retreat. “…a place of absolute, blessed escape…” NZ Herald on Sunday.
Hidden from view this studio cottage features a luxurious antiqueclaw foot bath on the deck overlooking the river; a Super King bed; feather duvet and pillows, crisp cotton linen and throws, towels and waffle bath robes; complimentary toiletries from 'Living Nature', fresh flowers, magazines and books.
Peace, seclusion and tranquility abound - beautiful river frontage, secluded swimming, 150 acres of organic farmland, sub-tropical gardens, private jetty, fishing, kayaks, and access to the beautiful deserted sandy beaches at Takou Bay.
Magic Cottage is centrally located to explore the wider Bay of Islands and Far North, yet hidden away from the hustle and bustle amid 150 acres of organic pasture, native bush and river frontage. Enjoy the flourishing birdlife; wander enchanted gardens and riverside walks; paddle to Takou Bay; relax, refresh and romance in the claw foot bath – or bask in the bliss of doing absolutely nothing.