Lakeside Delight with Mountain Views

Bach or holiday home | Wharewaka | #10348

8.8/10 (39 ratings)
  • 12 people
  • 5 bedrooms
  • 7 beds
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Short Walk to Lakeside
  • Upstairs and Downstairs Living Areas
  • 5-10 min Drive to Hot Pools, Town Centre and Tourist Attractions

A superb location, just 100m from the lakes edge, reserve and children’s playground. Family friendly two story home with 5 main bedrooms, able to accommodate up to 12 guests. Ideal for a single couple that wants to relax (upstairs) through to several couples with children (there are 2 living areas). Fabulous views of the lake and Mt Ruapehu, spacious large deck with bi-fold doors for indoor and outdoor flow. Property is surrounded on two sides by lake views and huge reserve for kids to ride bikes or just play. Playground is just across the road. Child friendly home, lots of toys and games, highchair and portacot. Spacious parking area at the rear of the property for boats and cars. Freeview TV. Bedrooms include 5 x queen beds, 2 x single beds. Ideal place to have small business team building conference with large dining/lounge area. BBQ, washing machine and dryer available for use. Outdoor furniture supplied. Short walk to lakefront and 2 minutes drive to the boat ramp. Very quiet and relaxing holiday home. Taupo cycle track starts nearby at the park by lake front and continues all the way around the lake edge to town. A wonderful bike ride or walk.

Great location for a winter holiday with superb views of the mountain. (Less than 1 hours drive to Mt Ruapehu, Whakapapa Ski field). De Bretts & AC Baths Hot Pool await your return.

From $160 for up to 4 guests. No cleaning fee if you stay for 2+ nights (Save $40). Please provide your own linen if possible, but advise us if we need to supply. (Additional charge may apply)

We would love the opportunity to ensure your stay is one to remember.

Special conditions: Smoking allowed outside only


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Clothes dryer
  • Cot available
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Highchair
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • SKY TV ® - BYO card
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 3

    1 x Queen bed
    1 x Single bed

  • Bedroom 4

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 5

    1 x Queen bed

  • Downstairs Lounge Kitchen Area

    Combined living/sleeping area

    1 x Single bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning FREE (included); Linen $20.00 per person (optional)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
From $160
22-Jan-17 to 31-Dec-17
$160+/night $160+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $40/night; Children: $40/night;
2 night minimum stay

*Pricing may vary depending on the dates you choose and the number of guests. Additional charges (extras) and minimum stay criteria may also apply. Bookings paid for through Bookabach online payments incur a 3% credit card transaction fee.

Reviews (47)

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  • We enjoyed our stay

    We enjoyed our stay. It was good to have the place with two separate areas as we had two families staying in the house. Great to sit outside on the deck for dinner. About 10 minutes drive into town. Nice area to walk/run.

    BrendonR 100%|1x Dec 2016

  • Delightful property, with a great owner

    Delightful property, with a great owner. Will definitely stay again in the near future.

    kimne268 100%|1x Nov 2016

  • Excellent location with great views and everything you could need for your...

    Excellent location with great views and everything you could need for your stay

    shelleyguds 100%|1x Nov 2016

  • The property was very clean and ideal for an extended family get...

    The property was very clean and ideal for an extended family get together.

    PennyBo4 100%|1x Nov 2016

  • Excellent place

    Excellent place.

    AnthonyLy3 100%|1x Sep 2016

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