Quiet, peaceful hideaway by the Waikato river.

Flat or duplex | Taupo Central | #19507

9.3/10 (225 ratings)
  • 5 Guests
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • located in quiet cul-de-sac with views of the Waikato river.
  • Town centre and lake front, 10 minute, mountainbike trails, hot pools, Spa park, golf course.
  • Short drive to ski fields, Rotorua, Turangi, fishing rivers and walking/ mountain bike tracks.

Fully self-contained 2 bedroom 1 of 2 units complete with heat pump for those brisk Taupo winters. Peaceful sheltered surroundings, relaxing environment, all you need for a great breakaway from a busy life. There is a relaxing deck where you an sit and enjoy a nice glass of wine and enjoy the view. There are walking/bike tracks nearby that lead to Spa Park where the adventure begins.

If the dates you wish to stay are not available for Flat B (rear flat) have a look at Flat A's (front flat) calendar, Go to listing number 36425 (type into the search field)

With an internal access door between Flat A and Flat B, you are now able to book both units to provide 4 bedrooms (sleeps 10 people), 2 kitchens, 2 lounges and 2 bathrooms. Book early to secure the same dates for both units. Go to listing number 36425 to book online. Dates booked for both units must be exactly the same.

Linen is optional and will be provided if, at the time of initial request, the optional extra is not deleted. Duvets, pillows and extra blankets will be provided. If you opt to provide your own linen, (sheets, pillow cases and towels) please honor this and use linen on all the beds required, If you don't use linen and just use our bedding then you risk negative feedback.

Please advise in your request for a booking if you DO NOT require the use of the BBQ.

Special conditions: - Smoking allowed outside only. Please dispose of butts in a sealed bag into the rubbish bin. NOT in the garden. - Flat A & Flat B are joined by a blockwork party wall, some noise can be heard both ways, excessive noise and any inconsiderate noise after 9.30PM will not be tolerated. Call me, not text, on 0211657929 at any time if an intervention is necessary.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Cot available
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Kayak(s)
  • Life jackets
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • SKY TV ® - BYO decoder
  • TV

Bed layouts

  • 2nd bedroom

    1 x Bunk bed (single over double)

  • Main bedroom

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen $50.00 per stay (optional); 3 Burner Hooded BBQ hire. $10.00 per stay (optional)
  • AA Smartfuel: Get 10c/litre fuel discount when you book and stay at this property for TWO nights or more [More info]

  • Multi-night stay: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 5 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night. Excludes school & public holidays.

  • Last minute bookings: 10% off for stays over the next 7 nights

  • Mates rates: 5% off for members with 5 positive reviews from other Owners/Managers

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Tariff 1
24-Nov-17 to 31-Dec-17
$99/night $125/night
2 night minimum stay
Tariff 3 Peak 2
01-Jan-18 to 25-Jan-18
$135/night $135/night
2 night minimum stay
Tariff 4 Peak 1
26-Jan-18 to 28-Jan-18
$195/night $195/night
2 night minimum stay
Tariff 3 Peak 2
29-Jan-18 to 28-Feb-18
$135/night $135/night
2 night minimum stay
Tariff 4 Peak 1
01-Mar-18 to 04-Mar-18
$195/night $195/night
2 night minimum stay
Tariff 1
05-Mar-18 to 29-Mar-18
$99/night $125/night
2 night minimum stay
Tariff 3 Peak 2
30-Mar-18 to 30-Apr-18
$135/night $135/night
2 night minimum stay
Tariff 1
01-May-18 to 31-May-18
$99/night $125/night
2 night minimum stay
Tariff 3 Peak 2
01-Jun-18 to 04-Jun-18
$135/night $135/night
2 night minimum stay
Tariff 1
05-Jun-18 to 28-Sep-18
$99/night $125/night
2 night minimum stay
Tariff 3 Peak 2
29-Sep-18 to 14-Oct-18
$135/night $135/night
2 night minimum stay
Tariff 1
15-Oct-18 to 19-Oct-18
$99/night $125/night
2 night minimum stay
Tariff 3 Peak 2
20-Oct-18 to 21-Oct-18
$135/night $135/night
2 night minimum stay
Tariff 1
22-Oct-18 to 24-Nov-18
$99/night $125/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 (268)

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  • Beautiful setting on the Waikato river

    Beautiful setting on the Waikato river.

    GregWa14 new member Nov 2017

  • Great location

    Great location. Quiet and relaxing.

    GlenP517 Nov 2017

  • Lovely place to stay

    Lovely place to stay

    EllaR565 new member Nov 2017

  • Highly Recommend this bach

    Highly Recommend this bach

    AngadhP6 100%|2x Nov 2017

  • the house is in two separate part but the other side is...

    the house is in two separate part but the other side is not occuped the place is very nice near the river and the bungy

    jeanlucb 100%|1x Oct 2017

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