This idyllic property overlooking a pristine wildlife estuary really is postcard perfect.
The architecturally designed lodge known as Kaimata Retreat has been handcrafted using natures finest materials, with macrocarpa exposed panels and rough sawn cladding, milled onsite. Built to capture the stunning panoramic vista and all day sun this waterfront location is an ecological haven.
Kaimata Lodge sits proudly amongst NZ natives on a 1.56ha (more or less) section with commanding views across Papanui Inlet. Previously awarded with NZ Luxury Lodge status, it has been privileged to accommodate international guests from across the globe. The 161sqm (approx.) lodge with high stud, open plan living incorporates a roaring jetmaster fire, and sits harmoniously alongside the high spec entertainers kitchen, flowing seamlessly outside to a private courtyard or deck with views designed for Instagram. The 3 large bedrooms, each with ensuites, are suitable to accommodate the most discerning guests. Centrally heated by way of a diesel boiler system, with double glazing throughout, the jetmaster fire is an ambient centre piece for your sunset drinks.
Additional accommodation is provided by way of the 101sqm (approx.) original cottage. With separate access this 3 bedroom, 1 bathroom rustic cottage opens up a number of opportunities as an extension of the lodge, a managers retreat or as an additional rental stream.
Whether you are looking for a private ecological haven, a work from home property or a waterfront retreat with income potential this magnificent property combines the finest design with the ultimate NZ setting. A 35 minute drive from Dunedin you have the advantage of access to a vibrant city with great schools, entertainment and amenities.
Also on offer is the possibility to purchase the existing business, with commercial activity resource consent currently in place for 8 people.
Most people dream of owning a slice of paradise, with a private jetty and white sandy bay, this is your opportunity to do just that.
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
Chattels: Fixed floor coverings, Light fittings, Blinds, Curtains, Stove, Rangehood, Dishwasher, Drapes, Garden Shed, Cooktop/Oven, Wood Burner, Spa
Number of Living Rooms: 1
Local Authority: Dunedin City Council
Joinery: Timber, Double Glazed
Roof: Coloursteel, Metal Tray
Exterior Cladding: Weatherboard
Lot Features: Mixed, Garden, Water Views
Feature Rooms: Study/Office
Other Features: Spa, Deck/Patio, Water Heating - Electric, Water Tank, Septic Tank, Garden Shed