Vara Prasada is a Spectacular 40-acre coastal
beachfront retreat overlooking the pristine waters of Doubtless Bay in New
Zealand’s Winterless North.
This Private Beachfront property is a four-hour
drive from Auckland …or 45 minutes from Auckland via helicopter...it is located
between the world famous Kauri Cliffs Resort and Golf Club and the
Carrington Resort and Golf Club.....
is a sun drenched
north-facing property, comprised of lush regenerating native forest, rolling
green pastures and a stunning golden sandy beach, framed by heritage Pohutukawa
trees, 500 to 900 years old.
Its beach is perfect for swimming, collecting New Zealand’s
famous green lipped mussels, fishing for snapper, abalone…the occasional
The recently completed 3500-square-foot
home has been enhanced by professionally designed landscaping of over 7500
native plants and trees.
Architecturally designed, it is
nestled into the hill 150 feet above one of the most beautiful swimming beaches
in the world. The home is 154
feet long and has been
supremely crafted using the finest materials available from around the world.
French beaumanière limestone flooring, American cherry cabinetry
throughout, Philippine mahogany ceilings, recycled 100-year old Jarra Hardwood Beams
(enormous lengths of this Australian Hardwood have been used in the
house and also support a 75-foot long welcoming walkway from the property’s
the additional outstanding features: computerised lighting, state of the art
security, a Sundance Optima spa, over 3500 square feet of kwila decking and
Italian tiled Courtyards, 4 fireplaces (2 gas fireplaces inside and 2
log-burning fireplaces outside), 4 outdoor gas heaters, built-in American DCS
The home, with its generous 16-foot soaring hardwood ceilings,
is comprised of linked zones, or pods: a
central Great Room (living room, dining area and kitchen with a massive beaumanière limestone island);
a guest bedroom/ bathroom (or office / library)
to the east; and a master bedroom to the west, with an impressive bathroom with
2 glass walls.
minute you enter this 40-acre private northland oasis, there is a feeling of anticipation, a
feeling of unfolding…there are gates, ponds, a 9-acre native forest, park-like
sweeping expanses of lawns, and of course, paddocks for horses, or
livestock….statues from Bali and Thailand….culminating in the peace-inducing
protective walkway which is a continuation of that unfolding beauty….
entering the Courtyard, you look right through the house and you feel that you can literally
reach out and touch the South Pacific horizon… and you are immediately embraced
by peace and luxury and incomparable beauty...
Few properties in the world can match the natural
beauty of the private access beach, the heritage of the native forest or the
sophisticated architectural style of this timeless waterfront retreat.