Booking Information

To make a reservation or check availability of Breakaway Retreat, please click here to view availability calender.

Peak season
(1 Dec to 31 January and holiday weekends) is $390 per night.  Maximum 4 persons.  Minimum 3 nights stay.

Shoulder Season (1 February to 31 May and 1 September to 30 November excluding holiday weekends) is $290 per couple and $50 per additional person.  Minimum 2 nights stay.

Low Season (1 June to 31 August excluding holiday weekends) is $250 per couple and $50 per additional person.  Minimum 2 nights stay.

One Night Stay surcharge of $80.00

Breakaway Retreat Guest House welcomes families with young children.  We have available

* a port-a-cot with linen
* change mat
* highchair
* stepping stool

Please let us know at the time of booking if you require these items.

Currency Conversion
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All rates are subject to confirmation at time of booking.


Check-in from 3pm or earlier by arrangement; check-out 10am or later by arrangement. As we also live on this  2 acres of Paradise we will meet and greet you on arrival. We are close enough to provide any assistance our guests might need, while still offering complete privacy. We look forward to seeing you.

Cancellation Policy

Our cancellation policy is that where cancellations are received:

* up to 30 days prior to arrival, the deposit will be refunded less 2.5% credit card transaction fee.
* within the 30 day period will result in the deposit being non-refundable
* within 7 days will result in full payment.

These rates include:

  • Complimentary bottle of either wine (white or red) or sparkling grape juice (white or red) or mineral water.
  • Tea, Coffee (Plunger on request) and sugar.
  • Soap, and Washing Powder.
  • Linen
  • Beach Towels
  • BBQ
  • Two kayaks and adult life jackets.
  • Small aluminium dinghy.

Additional Charges

We reserve the right to charge for any damage, breakage or loss that is due to neglect by the guest.


Cash, Visa and bank deposits are accepted payment methods for your stay.
To confirm a reservation a 25% deposit of the total stay is required.

Guest’s staying longer than 7 days are required to pay on a weekly basis.


Breakaway Retreat has a “Smoke Free” policy.  Guests are requested to refrain from smoking inside, however, if necessary, they may smoke outside in the car park area.

Personalised Provisions Stocking Service
Enjoy the freedom of a self-catering breakaway without the stress of shopping for and packing up the food.  Email us your requirements, we’ll do the shopping and have everything ready and waiting for you when you check in.

Breakaway Retreat

With its stunning location at Whangarei Heads Northland New Zealand. excellent facilities, and spectacular sea views, Breakaway Retreat makes an ideal place for a romantic retreat for two or a family vacation rental.  A great place to sit back, relax and enjoy the views or take the kayaks out for a paddle.