The Red Barn is set in lovely quiet rural setting

Bach or holiday home | Lake Okareka | #18458

9.8/10 (57 ratings)
  • 14 Guests
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 7 Beds
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Just minutes from the lake and boat ramp but still peacefull rural setting
  • Plenty of parking, including bike stand and secure shed to lock away biking & boating gear.
  • Large dining lounge area for socialising after your day. BBQ outdoor area (flat plate BBQ only).

The Red Barn is a modern, purpose-built property, set on tranquil Lake Okareka farmland. Rural setting but still only minutes from the lake and boat ramp for boating and fishing. Suitable for weekend seminars. Excellent facility for hikers, bikers, fishing and boating. Great for families and for those supporting or participating in local marathons & ultra marathons, triathlons, enduro events, Redwood mountain bike series, Blue Lake rowing competitions, the Rotorua Bike Festival and the world famous Crankworx event, plus the many other activities held within the Rotorua region. Plenty of room for parking, including bike stand and secure garden shed containing 2 kayaks and 3 mountain bikes available for guests (including life jackets and bike helmets). The Red Barn has all the mod cons you are looking for with a tranquil relaxed atmosphere.

Three Bedrooms, two bathrooms, 4 toilets. Plenty of indoor/outdoor space.

Special conditions: Cleaning Fee/Wireless Broadband of $100.00 applied. Guests are expected to leave house in tidy condition. Booking price is for 6 x people. An extra charge of $40 per person above 6 is required. No extra guests without prior approval.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Clothes dryer
  • Cot available
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Fireplace
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Kayak(s)
  • Life jackets
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Special events venue
  • Telephone (local calls)
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair access

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom No.2

    1 x Bunk bed
    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom No.3

    1 x Bunk bed
    1 x Bunk bed (single over double)
    1 x Mattress/Futon/Air bed

  • Main Bedroom

    1 x Bunk bed
    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Extras: Linen FREE (included); Cleaning $100.00 per stay (required); Bond (refundable) $100.00 per stay (required)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Flat rate tariff
17-Aug-17 to 17-Nov-18
$298+/night $298+/night
For up to 6 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. Service fees may also apply.

Reviews (69)

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  • Wonderful bach, lovely peaceful location

    Wonderful bach, lovely peaceful location.

    jonans955 100%|12x Jul 2017

  • Thank you lovely place to stay

    Thank you lovely place to stay. Loved the rural setting

    erinkm26 100%|2x Jun 2017

  • It's a great location for us so we can access the mountain...

    It's a great location for us so we can access the mountain biking and running trails. The kids love the Red Barn and it has a great place for them to run around outside as well.

    AnitaSt1 100%|4x Jun 2017

  • The best place I have rented, everything was perfect

    The best place I have rented, everything was perfect

    CarlG879 100%|7x May 2017

  • The Red Barn is fantastic

    The Red Barn is fantastic. We all really enjoyed our stay, the house is spotless and has everything you would want for a relaxing family holiday. We hope to be back for a third time soon!

    AmyS6424 100%|2x May 2017

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