Whangapoua project


Holiday house renovation creates contemporary hideaway for blissful beach life.

Panoramic views of the beach and distant islands inspired Celia Visser to bring outside colours and textures inside for this extensive renovation. Celia re-structured the downstairs living area to emphasise the incredible location and enhance the enjoyment of seaside life.

Upstairs, accommodation has been maximised to allow the house to cope with extra summer guests, including a new bathroom.

White-washing the existing timber walls and ceilings has contemporised this home and contributed to it being their tranquil retreat.


“Celia was faced with the hugely daunting task of transforming our original timber lined batch on the Coromandel into a modern, comfortable holiday home.

The project consisted of maintaining a beachy environment while at the same time modernising the house and making it “work” for large numbers of family and friends.

The detailed kitchen design was a huge task having to be built around existing beams and supports.

The attention to detail was outstanding in a difficult environment.

Celia and her team were a pleasure to work with and I have no hesitation in recommending her work.”

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