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Happiness at the Lake, Kuratau

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

Bach or holiday home, 3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathrooms, (Sleeps 8)

Breathe in the fresh lake air as you marvel at the magical views of Southern Lake Taupo and its surrounding landscapes, Kuratau is soul food at its best.

Nestled in a sunny sheltered position, this modern well appointed 3 bedroom bach has everything that you need to make the most of your stay in Kuratau. Kickback and relax or partake in the many recreational activities available on your doorstep year round, all from the comfort of this home from home.

The open plan living area has plenty of space for everyone, a large flat screen TV, DVD player, sky box (BYO card) and stereo. From here, step out to the garden - a large private flat lawn ideal for ball games, BBQ for summer entertaining and a fish smoker for your catch of the day! Or cosy up in front of the gas fire on those colder winter nights and enjoy a movie or board game.

The kitchen has everything you need to cook up a storm, including oven, microwave, blender, crock pot, electric fry pan, lots of pots/pans/crockery/etc and a dishwasher to do the hard work for you while you enjoy a freshly brewed cappuccino.

The newly appointed Bunk bedroom has 2 x new single bunk beds and a wall mounted flat screen TV with USB drive full of children's movies, as well as books, toys and games. Cot, high chair and baby bouncer available.

The garage is a recreational treasure trove with kayaks, life jackets and wetsuits in assorted sizes, bike and child bike seat, children's bike helmets, assorted toys for the large garden and lots of inflatables for some lake fun!

Kuratau is a safe swimming spot, has easy boat access to the lake, trout fishing at river and lake and many walking / biking / bush tracks.

10 mins to Tokaanu - Hot Pools, white water rafting. 15 mins to Turangi ? boat charters, Tongariro River Trail, National Trout Centre, golf and gateway to Tongariro National Park - Whakapapa ski-field is about 50 mins away.

The perfect halfway stop between Wellington and Auckland, 1 night stays available.

Special conditions:

BYO linen and DIY clean preferred.

1 night only stays available (mandatory BYO linen andamp; DIY clean).

Extras: Cleaning (Optional, NZ$80.00 per stay); Linen (Optional, NZ$20.00 per person);

More Details

Property Manager
Bookabach
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Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within 2 days
Calendar last updated:
January 21, 2017

What makes this house unique

Perfect recreational base, secure off-street parking andamp; high stud garage (9x6) for boats, bikes, etc

Reviews

4.6/5 -
(5 traveler reviews)

Happiness at the Lake, Kuratau
average rating of 4.6 based on 5 reviews
4

Clean & tidy.

  • 4 of 5

Clean & tidy. Everything there that we needed.

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  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

A fantastic place to stay, close enough to walk to the great swimming spot of the Kuratau river mout

  • 5 of 5

A fantastic place to stay, close enough to walk to the great swimming spot of the Kuratau river mouth, highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Jan 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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5

Everything we needed was there.

  • 5 of 5

Everything we needed was there.

  • Submitted: Jan 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
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5

A fantastic bach.

  • 5 of 5

A fantastic bach...clean, well set up (great for kids) and cosy. Easy walk to playground, cafe and not too far to beach.

  • Submitted: Jan 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
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4

Clean, tidy and beds comfy.

  • 4 of 5

Clean, tidy and beds comfy.

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
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Rates & Availability

Kuratau House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
New Zealand Dollar
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Peak Summer
Jan 18 2017 - Feb 28 2017
2 night minimum stay
$93
From
$107
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$20.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Rest of Year
Mar 1 2017 - Apr 13 2017
2 night minimum stay
$86
From
$97
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$20.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Easter
Apr 14 2017 - Apr 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$93
From
$107
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$20.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Rest of Year
May 1 2017 - Jul 6 2017
2 night minimum stay
$86
From
$97
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$20.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Peak Winter
Jul 7 2017 - Jul 23 2017
2 night minimum stay
$93
From
$107
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$20.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Rest of Year
Jul 24 2017 - Sep 28 2017
2 night minimum stay
$86
From
$97
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$20.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Spring break
Sep 29 2017 - Oct 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
$93
From
$107
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$20.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Rest of Year
Oct 16 2017 - Nov 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$86
From
$97
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$20.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Peak Summer
Dec 1 2017 - Feb 28 2018
2 night minimum stay
$93
From
$107
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$20.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Rest of Year
Mar 1 2018 - Mar 29 2018
2 night minimum stay
$86
From
$97
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$20.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Easter
Mar 30 2018 - Apr 3 2018
2 night minimum stay
$93
From
$107
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$20.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Rest of Year
Apr 4 2018 - Apr 13 2018
2 night minimum stay
$86
From
$97
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$20.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Easter
Apr 14 2018 - Apr 18 2018
2 night minimum stay
$93
From
$107
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$20.00/adult and NZ$20.00/child for extra occupants.   
Available arrival
Available stay (no arrival)
Unavailable

Amenities

Kuratau House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Double bedroom - 1 double
    Queen bedroom - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis

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