Charming retro-chic Chalet Mahuta

NZD per night

Five Mile Bay Taupo

9.5/10 (8 ratings)

#12889 - Five Mile Bay (5 mile bay) - Bach or holiday home

Listed since February 2011. Shortlisted by 124 members. 21 guest comments.


  • 12people (max)
  • 5bedrooms
  • 2bathrooms
  • kids
  • pets
  • smokers
  • Fantastic mountain and lake views
  • Short stroll to beautiful safe clean swimming beach
  • Ideal for two families

A charming retro-chic chalet with all the modern facilities 50m from the lake, offering great accomodation for up to 12 people. Close to Taupo township (7 min), airport (3 min), hot pools (5 min), Waitahanui fly fishing river (3 min), boat ramp (5 min), 1 hour to Mt Ruapehu and Tongariro Crossing, 20 minutes to some of the best mountain biking available and 1 hour from Rotorua.
Excellent indoor/outdoor living onto large deck with BBQ and expansive views of mountain and lake. Pot belly stove for winter warmth. Seperate games room with table tennis table, dart board etc. Generous off street parking for cars and boat.

Minimum period of hire over the Christmas/New Year period is two weeks.
Minimum hire is two nights except for public holiday weekends.

Please note that Mahuta Road runs parallel to nearby SH1 so some traffic noise can be heard from the property.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Clothes dryer
  • Cot available
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Electric blankets
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Highchair
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Telecom
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • SKY TV ®
  • TV
  • Washing machine


  • Attic room

    2 x Single bed

  • Blue room

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bunkroom

    2 x Bunk bed

  • Ground floor bedroom

    1 x Queen bed

  • Pink room

    1 x Queen bed

Service level

Linen: Bring your own linen.

Cleaning: Cleaning provided. Additional charge of $70.00 per stay applies.


Cleaning (Required, $70.00 per stay) ;

Request a booking

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

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Special conditions

A $100 bond is required to be paid with the final instalment of rental payment, refundable after satisfactory inspection of property, within one week of departure .

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Guest comments

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  •  The location was perfect - great view, lots of space, and lots to do! Would recommend to family and friends, and would not hesitate to book again! 

  •  A fantastic property with plenty of room. We enjoyed the view, the table tennis, the BBQ and the Sky TV. Really well appointed and just a great place to go for a break. We highly recommend this property. 

  •  Near to lake front. Well equipt, clean spacious 

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Things to do

  • Boat Hire
  • Cafes/Restaurants
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking/Walks
  • Horse Riding
  • Hot Pools
  • Mountain Biking
  • Snow Skiing
  • Swimming


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