Bach or holiday home | Turangi | #11108

9.1/10 (47 ratings)
  • 7 people
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 3 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • 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.

Special conditions: Please DO NOT use the kayaks. Cleaning can be arranged for $60. Please give us some notice. Have a great time and book the Lodge again.


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

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1

    1 x Bunk bed (single over double)

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Bunk bed

  • Master bedroom

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Linen: Bring your own linen
  • Multi-night stay: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 7 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night.

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
2013 flat rate
24-Oct-16 to 31-Dec-16
$110/night $110/night
2 night minimum stay
2017 flat rate
01-Jan-17 to 31-Dec-17
$120/night $120/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 (80)

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  • Awesome family home very warm and cosy

    Awesome family home very warm and cosy. Close to shops. Cant wait to return, hopefully weather be nicer and we can enjoy the deck!!

    rachck251 100%|12x Oct 2016

  • Great house, well set up and warm

    Great house, well set up and warm. Good location, hope to return in the future.

    kenod48 100%|4x Oct 2016

  • Loved the fireplace and was a tidy house with some yard for...

    Loved the fireplace and was a tidy house with some yard for the kids to run around on. Quiet street.

    CatherineNa4 new member Sep 2016

  • Great location and very nice tidy warm house, with comfy beds

    Great location and very nice tidy warm house, with comfy beds. The only thing that could have made it perfect was if it had a drier, however the awesome fire there did a great jobs in that respect. Very nice and quote location with a nice outdoor area to enjoy the sun.

    brycns72 100%|3x Sep 2016

  • Lovely place, we'd be back

    Lovely place, we'd be back

    sams8557 100%|1x Sep 2016

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