Kuratau House Rental Photos and Description
Bach or holiday home, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, (Sleeps 6)
Luxuriously appointed 3 bedroom chalet situated in the centre of our producing vineyard. Luxurious and private but just a few steps to our tasting room,cafe or a short walk to the lake or the beautiful Kuratau river where trophy trout await your lure!
Our cafe (open during school and public holidays 10am till 4pm) Now operates a wood fired pizza oven, serves fine coffee, wedges with sour cream and sauces, freshly baked cookies and of course our fine single vineyard Pinot Gris, Blanc de Noir and Pinot Noir. Our flagship 2008 Methode Traditionelle and a Pinot Gris "Ice style" desert wines are superb! All this can be enjoyed overlooking our pristine vineyard from our wide second story cafe decks!
Take a kayak for a leisurely paddle down the river to the lake, fish,swim,sail,water ski or let us book you a rafting trip on the mighty Tongariro River. Try snow skiing during the winter months, it's just 45min to the Top of the Bruce at Whakapapa skifield from here.
Local walks,tramping, hiking (or "rambling" for you British folks) abound and we are happy to advise on the gear required and suitability for varying fitness levels.
Within an hours drive of several top class golf courses.
Perfect accomodation for cyclists if you are involved in one of the many around the lake events.
Any help we can provide to make your stay at our place more enjoyable we will gladly provide - just ask! Wireless internet is available via "Zenbu" - check it out!
We are proud to announce that we have just achieved "Sustainable" status by Sustainable Wines New Zealand for the vineyard. In keeping with our philosophy and vineyard management practices.
An extensive range of high quality fly fishing gear is available for hire. If you are new to the sport then we can recommend local guides for a truly unique experience. Read our reviews for confirmation that you will not forget the experience awaiting you at our truly special place!
A minimum stay of two nights is required
Our chalets are unique and luxurious, situated in a working vineyard. As such there is occasional vineyard activity (mowing,pruning etc) which is necessary to maintain our grapes in peak condition. We will always respect your privacy and endeavour to keep noisy activities to a minimum. You are welcome to join in should you want the "entire" vineyard experience!
Guests are expected to recycle and keep rubbish sorted, bins provided.
Details for 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, 2 Bathrooms
- children welcome
- pets not allowed
- non smoking only