Kowhai Cottage, Turangi

Bach or holiday home | Turangi | #18630

8.8/10 (124 ratings)
  • 8 people
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 5 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking

Description

  • Close to Turangi shops
  • Pet friendly
  • Close to fishing, skiing, mountain biking, tramping

Nice cosy bach with close proximity to Whakapapa ski filed, Lake Taupo, Tongariro River and lots of stunning hiking and biking tracks. Open plan lounge, dining and kitchen. A heat pump keeps the house cosy and warm in the winter, along with an oil fin heater, and if it gets really cold there are two portable gas heaters just waiting in the garage to keep you warm. The kitchen is fully equipped (will need to supply own dishcloth and tea towels) and recently refurbished. There is a washing machine and dryer.

Light weight duvets and pillows are provided in each of the three bedrooms (Note: you will need to provide your own sheets and pillowcases). Bring extra blankets and/or pillows at your own discretion). There are no electric blankets on the beds, although hot water bottles are provided. Enjoy the outside furniture on the large fully fenced section.

Suitable for couples or groups seeking good affordable accommodation in this stunning region.

Walking distance to Turangi shopping centre and dining out.

Tokaanu Hot Pools and geothermal area is a 5 mins drive. Boat launching ramp for the lake is 6 mins drive. Taupo 40 mins. Whakapapa ski field 40mins drive. 5 mins from the famous Tongariro River for world famous trout fishing. 5 mins to 18 hole golf course. An ideal base if you are going to walk the Tongariro Crossing, tramping, mountain biking (42nd Traverse), skiing, snowboarding, white water rafting or the many other activities the area provides. Check out the information booklet in the bach or the information centre for more…

Please clean up after you and take away all rubbish - the place relies on the goodwill and consideration of the guests, there is a cleaning fee and to keep this cost down your removal of rubbish is greatly appreciated.

Special conditions: - Smoking allowed outside only - Pets allowed (with prior approval) - All rubbish to be removed at end of stay

Facilities

  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Clothes dryer
  • Cot available
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Highchair
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • SKY TV ® - BYO decoder
  • Toddler safe
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Back Bedroom

    1 x Bunk bed (single over double)

  • Front Bedroom

    2 x Single bed

  • Lounge

    1 x Fold-out sofa bed

  • Master

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

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  • Linen: Bring your own linen
  • Extras: Cleaning $25.00 per stay (required)
  • AA Smartfuel: Get 10c/litre fuel discount when you book and stay at this property for TWO nights or more [More info]

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Non-Peak
24-May-17 to 24-Aug-18
$95/night $95/night

*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 (135)

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  • Nice little house in a handy location

    Nice little house in a handy location. A great half way spot to break up a long drive.

    Kate Barker 100%|1x May 2017

  • We were very comfortable however the property needs some TLC

    We were very comfortable however the property needs some TLC. Its quite an old house and there are a few areas that need a paint as well as a possible upgrade. The grounds were rough and need some attention but overall we had a good time. Would absolutely go again and dealing with the owner was hassle free.

    LisaG752 100%|1x Apr 2017

  • Good for what you pay

    Good for what you pay.

    MownuddinM 100%|1x Apr 2017

  • Good location (Taupo and Mt Tongariro NP) , quiet street, sunny back...

    Good location (Taupo and Mt Tongariro NP) , quiet street, sunny back deck and garden, well equipped kitchen. Comfortable. Improvements could be made re cleaning the sofas and new pillows. Providing sheets would help with keeping other bedding clean.

    AlisonB67 100%|2x Apr 2017

  • We loved the property

    We loved the property. The outdoor fire was used on arrival back from the Tongariro Crossing. Great location to Turangi township and hot pools.

    CourtneyFo1 100%|5x Apr 2017

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