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Auckland and the Coromandel, New Zealand

Seafields luxury waterfront accommodation is a beautiful retreat nestled in stunning landscaped gardens on the shores of Auckland’s Hauraki Gulf. Unique decor and a warm welcome, makes this the perfect rural Auckland retreat.

At a Glance

  • Seafields is the best of both worlds, only 30 minutes from Auckland yet in a wonderful, quiet oceanfront position with many local attractions

  • A fantastic pool perfect for hot summer days

  • Gorgeous views across the gardens to Waiheke Island

  • Stephanie is the consummate hostess - expect a warm, Kiwi welcome and wonderful hospitality

  • Great family friendly accommodation with plenty of space for the children to run around

Adventure, Riding, Sailing & surfing

Insider's View

For the ultimate local fishing experience enjoy a sensational 15 minute scenic flight over the east coast, Motuihe & Motutapu Islands and Rakino Island before reaching a secluded fishing spot in the Hauraki Gulf to cast your line and enjoy your catch for supper.

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Call us on (858) 523-9000 to start planning your vacation to Seafields or take a look at our itineraries to Auckland and the Coromandel


Seafields is an absolute beachfront property close to Auckland's beautiful southernmost rural beaches. A luxurious, waterfront getaway resting on the shores of the Hauraki Gulf, Seafields offers guests luxury accommodation, stunning views, peace and seclusion in a tranquil environment. Only a 20-minute drive from the airport and a 30-minutes one from downtown Auckland, Seafields enjoys panoramic ocean views overlooking the boats moored in the channel and beyond to Waiheke Island. Surrounded by abundant, indigenous plant life, landscaped gardens and native birds, Seafields is the perfect place to base yourselves to explore the surrounding area.

Seafields offers a range of accommodation, including a self-contained family cottage that can sleep three or four. All are private and secluded and all have sea views, superb bathrooms and outstanding facilities and furnishings. You are surrounded by antiques, oriental rugs and original works of art, while enjoying complimentary port, tea and coffee and home baking. The famous home-cooked breakfasts are made from locally grown and Fairtrade ingredients, whenever possible, and served in the sunny dining room or on its sea view terrace.

There are a myriad of activities to choose from in the locality, from golf at one of three superb internationally known PGA courses, to world-renowned gardens or a gourmet lunch on Waiheke, the famed wine island. There are also plenty of local walks and sightseeing trips plus kayaking, sailing, fishing, heli-fishing, skydiving, gliding, garden or vineyard visits – even polo during summer. In addition to this, many of Auckland’s renowned beaches and landmarks are close by.


The two lavish Garden Studios have lovely en-suite bathrooms and full length windows and sliding doors for maximum views of the ocean. The Homestead Suite is in the original building and has a separate living room with generous patio with tables and chairs. The Pavilion is the largest suite at Seafields and has a roomy sitting area and extensive private terrace overlooking the pool and ocean beyond. The 2-bedroom family cottage is self contained with kitchen, washing machine and BBQ terrace.

Garden Studio
Family Cottage
Homestead Suite
The Pavilion


Children are warmly welcomed at Seafields where there are good facilities for them including a family cottage, children's pool, nanny and baby-sitting service and 5-Star Kids’ Sleepout/playroom area with funky furniture, beanbags, Wii and other fun games and activities for children.


Seafields is a B&B and the breakfasts are freshly prepared and wholesome. Other meals are at your leisure and will no doubt be enjoyed out and about but there is a great BBQ area should you wish to cook on site. Each evening there is a happy hour with your hosts and other guests. Seafields has an infinity swimming pool, children's pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, library, large patio area with outdoor fireplace, sea kayaks and surf casting rods for guests' use.


Activities at and around Seafields include kayaking, fishing, rock pooling, bird watching, wildlife estuary walks, sky diving,surf casting and spear fishing. Auckland is just 30 minutes away and Waiheke Island is a short ferry ride for wine tours and spectacular unspoiled beaches. For keen fishermen and golfers here is plenty of both nearby as well as riding. Massages can be arranged in your suite by appointment.

Location & Directions

Auckland and the Coromandel, New Zealand

Situated on Broomfield’s Road in the suburb of Whitford, overlooking the islands of the Hauraki Gulf.

When to go

The climate in New Zealand is incredibly pleasant, with warm and balmy summers and cold crisp winter months with wonderful clear, blue skies. The warmer high-season months of November to April are perfect for outdoor exploration. The colder months of June to August are the best time to ski.

Both North and South Islands are drier on the east coast, rather than on the west, where mountain ranges act as a trap for the moisture-rich winds from the Tasman Sea. It is also worth remembering that it is usually a few degrees cooler on the South Island than the North Island and as New Zealand has a maritime climate, the weather can change rapidly.

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Call us on (858) 523-9000 to start planning your vacation to Seafields or take a look at our itineraries to Auckland and the Coromandel

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