Kuratau Holiday Home

Bach or holiday home | Kuratau | #10337

9/10 (30 ratings)
  • 10 Guests
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 4 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


Kuratau is a fantasic family holiday spot, ideal for swimming, boating, water skiing, kayaking, fishing, bushwalks and relaxing.

Our bach is a comfortable, sunny, 2 storey home with a sleepout. Upstairs it has a large open plan living space with a log burner, a dining table that can seat up to 10 and a separate toilet and utility room. There is also a large deck with a BBQ, outdoor furniture and two baby/toddler swings. Downstairs are three bedrooms, a bathroom and laundry.

It is a 5 minute walk to the lake/boat ramp, rivermouth, tennis courts and children’s playgrounds. Kayaks can be hired from directly across the road. It’s within walking distance of the local cafe and 2 wineries, is a 45 minute drive to Whakapapa Ski field, a 40 minute drive to Taupo, a 10 minute drive to Tokaanu Thermal Pools, and a 15 minute drive to Turangi.

There is plenty of offstreet parking for a boat and additional cars. The house is well set up to accommodate children (highchair, porta-cot, mountain buggy, stairgate, fire guard, books, games, puzzles, paper and pens, tennis racquets, two baby/toddler swings) and has a flat private lawn.

Special conditions:

Two night minimum stay.

One nights deposit required to confirm booking with balance due prior to stay.

Smoking allowed outside only.

Cleaning: Visitors to leave the bach as found or there is an optional charge for cleaning $60.

Pets outside only.

Extras: Cleaning (Required, NZ$70.00 per stay); NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Bring your own linen (towels/sheets/tea towels);


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Clothes dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Highchair
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Telephone (local calls)
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • 1

    1 x Queen bed

  • 2

    1 x Queen bed

  • 3

    1 x Fold-out sofa bed
    1 x Single bed


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*Pricing may vary depending on the dates you choose and the number of guests. Additional charges (extras) and minimum stay criteria may also apply. Service fees may also apply.

Reviews (38)

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  • Great family bach

    Great family bach. The extended table is so handy. Easy drive to whakapapa. Everything for a comfortable stay.

    MarleighBr1 new member Jul 2018

  • Great site and facilities for a family group

    Great site and facilities for a family group. The fire was excellent and ideal for a winter stay.

    SueC4625 new member Jun 2018

  • Our family loved staying at this bach, it's neat, tidy and had...

    Our family loved staying at this bach, it's neat, tidy and had everything we needed for a weekend away.

    KatG5379 100%|1x Apr 2018

  • The property is in a great location, it is roomy, light and...

    The property is in a great location, it is roomy, light and very well presented.

    lee-annho1 new member Feb 2018

  • An awesome place well set up for our family

    An awesome place well set up for our family. Thank you for the opportunity to stay at your place. I want to retire there...lol.... Loves the house the fire, very hot, and the weather while there. House was lovely and peaceful and tranquil. The bird life in and around was very pleasent too. WE will be booking again, and cant wait to experience another Kuratau holiday.

    TraceyKn1 new member Sep 2017

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