Poripori Homestead rural and close to the city

Flat or duplex | Tauranga District | #19546

9.7/10 (45 ratings)
  • 6 people
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 4 beds
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking

Description

  • In the country yet close to the city (15-20 Min to Tauranga CBD, 20-30 min to Mount Maunganui).
  • Easy access to river, bush, parks and beaches.
  • 5 minute walk to Wairoa river, swimming holes, and a grade 5 kayak/rafting experience (in summer).

A 3 bedroom house on 1.3 hectare property with garden, swimming pool (unheated), tree house, and animals to pet: chickens, dog, cat, and sheep. While attached to the owners residence, it is completely self contained and private.

Poripori Homestead is located at the base of the Kaimais within 15-20 minutes from Tauranga CBD and 20-30 minutes from Mt Maunganui and Papamoa beaches. The nearest supermarket (Countdown) is 12-15 minutes away in Greerton.

In the other direction McLaren's Falls and Park is a 5 minute drive. There are several bush walks in the Kaimai ranges and Hobbiton, the set for Lord of the Rings and the Hobbit and the TECT all terrain adventure park are both less than a 40 minute drive.

Other local activities include cycling, rafting, kayaking, fishing - fresh or salt water, hunting, shopping, dining.

The use of a large shed for storage of a boat is available - please ask for availability (7mLx2.5mWx2.8mH).

Access

Rotorua and Hamilton International Airports are 1 and 1.5 hours away. Auckland is 2.5 hours away by various routes - some more scenic than others.

Activities

Summer

Beaches - surfing, walking, swimming, snorkling and diving. Visit one of the many Mount café’s.

Rock climbing, blokarts and hot pools, paint ball - the list goes on.

Canoeing and glow worm tours.

Wairoa river Grade 5 rafting/kayaking (2 mins from house) over the summer.

Winter

Beaches - surfing, walking and collect shells around the Mount. Visit one of the many Mount café’s.

Bush walks in the Kaimais and McLarens Falls Park.

Rock climbing, blokarts and hot pools.

Shopping: Mount, Bayfair, Fashion Island and Tauranga City.

Plenty of places to eat out.

Special conditions: Smoking outside only No glass in fenced pool area Children to be supervised in, and around, pool area at all times Please contact regarding any pets you would like to bring 2 additional guests by negotiation using mattresses on floor

Facilities

  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Shower
  • SKY TV ® - BYO decoder
  • Swimming pool
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 3

    2 x Single bed

  • Master bedroom with full ensuite and walk in wardrobe

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

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  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen FREE (included)
  • 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 6 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night.

  • Gifts & giveaways: Complementary bottle of wine for stays of 3 nights or more.

  • Mates rates: 10% off for members with 2 positive reviews from other Owners/Managers

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Shoulder season tariff
01-May-17 to 31-May-17
$180+/night $180+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $10/night;
2 night minimum stay
Low season tariff
01-Jun-17 to 31-Aug-17
$160+/night $160+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $10/night;
2 night minimum stay
Shoulder season tariff
01-Sep-17 to 30-Nov-17
$180+/night $180+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $10/night;
2 night minimum stay
High season tariff
01-Dec-17 to 28-Feb-18
$200+/night $200+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $10/night;
3 night minimum stay
Shoulder season tariff
01-Mar-18 to 31-May-18
$180+/night $180+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $10/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 (57)

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  • The accomodation was comfy, spacious and spotless in a beautiful garden/ farm...

    The accomodation was comfy, spacious and spotless in a beautiful garden/ farm like environment on the outskirts of Tauranga. The kitchen was well appointed and stocked with all that was needed for a short stay away from home. The outlook over the pool and garden with the sun streaming in in the morning a wonderful way to start the day.I highly recommend the Poripori Homestead and would stay there again without hesitation.

    JessicaCu7 100%|2x Apr 2017

  • Beautiful location, easy to find (even in the middle of the night)

    Beautiful location, easy to find (even in the middle of the night). The children had a great time... They loved the pool, books and marbles. The property was clean and well suited to our family

    PaulN459 new member Apr 2017

  • Rustic farm location yet accessible to nearby coastal city and other tourist...

    Rustic farm location yet accessible to nearby coastal city and other tourist attractions.

    MariaSt9 100%|1x Apr 2017

  • Comfortable home, well located for trips down to Mt Maunganui, Hobbiton ,...

    Comfortable home, well located for trips down to Mt Maunganui, Hobbiton , Rotorua etc. Great kitchen and living area to comfortably accommodate 6 people. Hosts very helpful. Some traffic noise during the day. Would go back and keep fingers crossed for some better weather. Thank you.

    AmandaAl4 100%|7x Mar 2017

  • We had a amazing stay the property was beautiful

    We had a amazing stay the property was beautiful. Even tho the houses were connected it was still very private. We would definitely stay again!

    SavanaLight 100%|1x Feb 2017

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