TONGARIRO RIVER, TURANGI. GREAT LOCATION & VALUE!

Warm, plenty of room,1 block from river. Excellent base for skiing, fishing, mountain biking, walks.

8.7/10 (10 ratings)

#11108 - Turangi - Bach or holiday home - Listed Jul 2010 - Shortlisted by 215 members

Description

  • 7people (max)
  • 3bedrooms
  • 1bathrooms
  • kids
  • pets
  • smokers
  • Riverside mountain bike and walking tracks start at the end of the street.
  • World famous Tongariro River trout fishing just 5mins walk. Hydro,Breakfast, Major Jones,Judges Pool
  • Warm, roomy, comfortable house. Great for families at an affordable price. Lovely big deck outside.

There is a wood burner with a fire guard in the lounge & plenty of firewood. A heat exchange unit pumps warm air from the lounge into the bedrooms. Once the fire is going, the house stays nice and warm. A portable gas heater is also available.

All beds have duvets, pillows & blankets. You need to bring your own linen and towels. The kitchen is well equipped and has a brand new fridge. There's a double garage for all your sports gear and the car. The new deck provides plenty of outdoor living space.

At the end of our short street & through Cherry Tree Reserve, you’ll find the mighty Tongariro River–a trout fisherman’s dream. There are walking and mountain biking tracks along both sides of the river. Guiding, rod hire, kayak/bike hire & rafting are available in town.

Around the corner is a big park with a playground, petaque pit & plenty of room to throw the footy. Walk into town to the supermarket, cafes, pub, mini golf, indoor rock climbing, pool and 2 small galleries. Turangi swimming pool is brand new & has 4 pools–Toddlers, Children, Lap and….BOMBING.

Turangi is only 5 minutes drive to the southern end of Lake Taupo. The boat ramps & picnic spots are great. Hot pools are a 5 minute drive away in Tokaanu & there is also a small ‘thermal’ walk there. The Turangi Trout Hatchery is 5 minutes drive south of Turangi. It’s interesting and kids love it. Phone for the children’s fish out days. A 40 minute drive & you’re at the Whakapapa ski field.

Turangi is mountain biking central. There are too many to list but 42nd Traverse, Tree Trunk Gorge, W2K & Craters of the Moon are a start. There are fantastic bush walks all around the area including the famous Tongariro Crossing. Lake Rotopounamu (Green stone lake) is a personal favourite.

Lastly, why not play golf on the scenic Turangi golf course.

Come and stay. You will have an awesome holiday.

Facilities

  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Fireplace
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Telecom
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Toddler safe
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bedrooms

  • Bedroom 1

    1 x Bunk bed
    1 x Mattress/Futon/Air bed

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Bunk bed

  • Master bedroom

    1 x Queen bed

Service level

Linen: Bring your own linen.

Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.

Extras

N/A

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Owner/Manager contact details will be provided by Bookabach once you've made a booking request.

  • 5% off for stays over the next 7 nights!

  • Stay for 7 nights and pay for 6 nights! Not valid for periods where last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night.

Special conditions

Please DO NOT use the kayaks.

Cleaning can be arranged for $60. Please give us some notice.

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$110 NZD per night

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  •  Great place to stay - thank you. 

    • samon145
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  •  Good location, handy to town and river, quiet too. 

  •  Very convenient, close to New World. Took the kids to the snow, so location works well. Very cold in Turangi (for an Aucklander), so the fireplace and plenty of firewood helps. 

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Things to do

  • Cafes/Restaurants
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking/Walks
  • Historical Sites
  • Hot Pools
  • Mountain Biking
  • Snow Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Wineries