• Te Ara Retreat

    Arae Vineyard

    The Winemakers Loft


  • About The Winemaker's Loft

    Set in its very own boutique vineyard, The Winemaker's Loft is nestled in beautiful Church Bay, Oneroa with elevated views over the vines, olives and islands of the Hauraki Gulf. Quiet and rural yet only a 5 minute drive from the ferries, world class beaches, stunning coastal walking tracks, Oneroa Village Cafes and shops make The Loft an ideal base to explore stunning Waiheke Island.


    Situated above The Winemaker’s storage, up a private staircase, this premium accommodation is a generously sized and perfect for a couple. The Loft is private from the main dwelling house.


    The accommodation comprises of a master bedroom with queen bed, a well appointed large bathroom, and an open plan living area which opens onto stunning vineyard/bush and Hauraki Gulf sea views which you can enjoy from the Lofy. It’s secluded and quiet (separate from any main house dwelling) and has convenient parking right outside the entrance.


    It’s also perfect for wedding accommodation being within walking distance to vineyards and restaurants nearby such as Mudbrick and Archive Restaurants.

    If you are looking for an authentic experience of beautiful Waiheke Island and all it has to offer, then book the Winemaker’s Loft now.

    Available for small private weddings together with the main home.

  • Location

    Nestled in the  beautiful Arae Vineyard with sea views yet close to Oneroa Village and Vineyards - Mud Brick, Cable Bay, Jurassic Ridge and Lavender Hill.

  • Guest reviews

    Some kind words from some our lovely guests

    "Stunning – beautiful setting, well equipped accommodation, helpful host and just a 5 minute walk to several award winning vineyards – highly recommend."

    "Fantastic getaway with great modern finishes and every mod con you could ask for. Very comfortable with views of the CableBay Vineyard and the skytower. Secluded private escape close to all the great beaches, cafes and a fantastic base for exploring the rest of the island. 

    "We found the accommodation luxurious (5 star or above). All our needs were catered for and the welcome and finishing touches ) just gave it the edge. We have already recommended The Winemakers Loft to friends! Thank you to the owners."

  • Booking and availability

    Check out the calendar below for availability and prices

  • Enquiries



    If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us by phone, email or by completing the enquiry form below.

    P: +64 27 318 8756

    E: info@winemakersloft.co.nz