West of the Moon

A hidden gem situated in the Waitakere Ranges, Karekare has left many astonished by its natural structures and the peaceful charm that comes along with it.
Nestled in the Karekare Valley. Modern, comfortable, self contained. Flat section on Karekare Road. Short stroll (400 meters flat) to the beach or waterfall. The Karekare stream runs through the back of the section. Back unit. I can accommodate a mix of couples and singles. Karekare is a surf beach. It is patrolled at key times during the summer.

Type of Accommodation:
Short Term (up to 27 days)
Long Term (28 days +)
We accept bookings through:
Direct Bank Transfer
Hosts Private Website
Guests: 5
Beds: 4
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Property Type: Self Contained Unit
Types of beds: 1 Queen, 1 Single, 2 sofa
Basic Amenities:
Self check-in
Private bathroom
Breakfast included
Free parking
Air conditioning
Washing machine
Extra Amenities:
Private entrance
Outdoor space
Hair dryer
Bed linen
Extra pillows
Extra towels
Laundry detergent
Clothes hangers
Indoor fireplace
Conventional oven
Coffee maker
Kettle or Jug
Hob or Cooktop
Dishes and cutlery
Pots and pans
Freeview TV
Sky TV
House Rules:
OK for kids (3-12 yrs)
OK for minis (under 3)
OK for dogs
OK for other pets
Smoking allowed
Parties & events allowed
House Rules:
Quiet hours after 10pm
Strictly no pets
Strictly no parties
Strictly no smoking
Not suitable for kids or infants
Must not exceed maximum occupancy
Visitors welcome but not overnight
Visitors by prior approval only
No cooking of strong smelling food
House Rules (notes): Only guests who are booked may stay. The booking guest must be present. Clean feet inside, no heavy shoes. Smoking outside only away from house We are on tank water, please use wisely To care for the septic tank please use the eco friendly products supplied. No tampons or sanitary pads to be flushed down the toilet. No cooking oils or fats to be poured down the sink. Care of the kitchen. Use the chopping board instead of the bench. No hot pots directly on the bench. Use the fans when cooking or showering. Keep doors and windows closed when using the heat pump No pictures or posters to be put on the walls Ask the owner if you think you need to re-arrange the indoor furniture. You may bring the outdoor chairs inside. Please use them on a mat. Any breakages, damage or other items requiring attention – please inform owner promptly Pets negotiable On check out please lock the doors and put the key in the lock-box or give directly to host. Let your host know if you have any additional requirements or suggestions.
Parking instructions: Off street parking
Home Safety:
First aid kit
Fire extinguisher
Smoke detector (mandatory)
Carbon monoxide detector
Digital security safe
Things to note:
Must climb stairs
Potential for noise
Pet(s) live on property
No parking on property
Some spaces are shared
Surveillance or recording devices on property
During your stay: Expect to have your own space, with help nearby in person
Minimum Nights Stay: 1
Check-in time: After 2:00 pm
Checkout time: 11:00 am
The neighbourhood: Karekare is situated on Aucklands west coast in the Waitakere ranges. You will be staying in a coastal village a short distance from the beach.
Details of pets on property: Pod the cat lives in the front unit with the owner