Nelson's Lookout | Family Holiday Rental Russell

Property Overview

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Nelson's Lookout is located on the picturesque Te Wahapu peninsula, a short drive from the main town of Russell. It was positioned by its original builder to have the finest views over the whole Russell bay area.

This 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom family home is split over 3 levels with the mid-level living, dining and entertaining areas complemented by a 15m northfacing external deck on which to dine or simply enjoy the sunshine and a majestic view of the ocean below.

The house sleeps 6 people in 3 double bedrooms situated on the top level, together with a shared bathroom and separate w/c. The second bathroom is accessed from the deck, providing washing facilities for house guests and ocean swimmers alike. A utility room, built separate to the main house, contains a family-size barbecue and additional deck furniture. The ocean-facing kitchen provides all the expected amenities and is situated to allow direct access to internal and deck dining areas. There is a separate laundry room with a large, top-loading washing machine and tumble drier.

The property sits within a large section at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac and is afforded excellent privacy. There is a large parking area, including covered car parking, space for a boat and a lockable garage for additional storage.

Beach access is via a private stairway to a secluded sandy beach, which offers opportunities to fish and swim in sheltered waters. For those wishing to spend time on the water, use of a private mooring located in front of the property is available on request.



Here is some information we hope will be useful before making a booking to stay with us. Please feel free to email us for clarification or to ask questions we have not managed to answer.

Confirmation of Booking
Once we have received your completed booking form and 30% non-refundable deposit, your booking will be confirmed by email including a receipt for your deposit. Final payment must be received no later than 30 days prior to arrival. For bookings made closer to arrival date, Christine the property manager will outline the conditions that apply.

Changes to your Booking
Should you require to change your booking please advise us immediately so that we can attempt to accommodate your request. Any changes will be confirmed to you in writing. We anticipate that many guests will have travel insurance, however, please note our cancellation policy.

Changes to confirmed bookings will incur an administration fee of NZ$50.00.  We will acknowledge all amendments/changes/cancellation in writing.

Cancellation Policy
A 30% non-refundable deposit is paid on booking. Cancellation within 30 days of arrival will incur a 40% cancellation fee. Cancellation within 14 days of arrival, no refund will be given. If, during your stay, you shorten the length of your booked holiday, there will be no refund.

Internet transfer (direct credit) is the preferred option for payment.

Minimum Stay
The minimum stay is 2 nights except over Christmas/New Year and Easter periods, statutory holiday weekends and school holiday periods when special conditions apply. Please contact Christine the property manager for details.

Maximum number of guests
The property is set up for a maximum number of 6 guests.

Arrival and Departure times
Your accommodation will be available by 3.00pm and departure time is 10.00am unless prior arrangements are made which will be dependent on other bookings. Christine will arrange to meet you at the property on your arrival unless other arrangements are made.

Linen and towels are provided. For longer stay guests, bed linen is changed once per week. Please use the beach towels provided for all outdoor and beach use.

Pets, Tents and Smoking
Neither tents nor pets are permitted at Blue Oasis. This is also a non smoking property. Smoking is restricted to designated areas outdoors.

We anticipate that you will leave the property in the condition you found it on arrival. Cleaning services can be provided at an additional cost by prior arrangement with Christine on booking

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Make a Booking Enquiry

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General Amenities
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