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Recent Guest Comments for properties on this page

Huia Whare - Acacia Bay Holiday Home

 Great location with beautiful views. The house is well equipped and very spacious with direct access to the beach. 

Acacia Bay - private & secluded - lake views

 Fantastic view, great facilities ,very cosy with heat pump. Very relaxing.Thank you! 

Cosy Taupo home, large deck

 Great location in Acacia Bay with lovely lake and city views. Awesome, spacious, well equipped bach was perfect to accommodate our extended family holiday. Excellent value for money! Highly recommend this bach! 

AFFORDABLE ACACIA ACCOMODATION

 Great place to stay 

Cosy Bach

 Great place to stay for the Easter weekend. Complete in amenities and there's plenty of room for two families. 

WAIKERERU - LAKE FRONT ACACIA BAY

 Great location. House was well equipped with everything you needed. Would definitely stay again.