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Weekend Hire 3 Days
Friday to Sunday
Half-Week Hire 4 Days
Monday to Thursday
Full-Week Hire 7 Days
Monday to Sunday OR
Friday to Thursday
Christmas and Easter
4 Days
7 Days

A Unique Kiwi Holiday!

A houseboat will take you to places a road can’t. You can fish, swim, barbecue, or simply explore isolated walking tracks. Situated on the idyllic Whangaroa Harbour, Whangaroa Houseboat Holidays is the perfect option for your next getaway. It will be a holiday you will not forget!

Our minimum hire period for Whangaroa houseboats is usually a weekend hire. Hire periods are as follows:

  • Weekend hire (Friday to Sunday)
  • Mid-Week hire (Monday to Thursday)
  • Weekly hires (Monday to Sunday) or (Friday to Thursday)


The Maple Leaf can sleep 6 adults. We provide all linen blankets, duvets, pillows, sheets. and 1 towel per person. We recommend you bring extra towels for water activities.

The houseboat comes with the following features:

  • A bathroom with a shower, vanity and eco-friendly toilet.
  • Solar panels which provide 12V power for lights
  • Equipped with fridge/freezer, two burner stove, cutlery, crockery, pots and pans
  • Kitchen supplies paper towels, tin foil,glad wrap, rubbish bags, dishcloths, detergent and cleaners, tea towels
    -Coffee, tea, sugar, small milk, salt & pepper
  • BBQ and spare LPG cylinders
  • Lectrasan waste management system
  • Electric anchor winch, spare anchor
  • Twin 40 hp 4-stroke outboard motors
  • Full safety equipment: life jackets, fire extinguishers, flares, torch, etc.
  • VHF radio
  • Tender with outboard motor
  • 2 sit-on-top kayaks with paddles
  • Buckets, brooms, mop
  • Charts and instructions
  • Boardgames Scrabble, cards
  • FM/AM radio with Bluetooth