Lake edge on Rotoehu - stunning bush setting

Bach or holiday home | Lake Rotoehu | #19972

9.9/10 (17 ratings)
  • 12 people
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 6 beds
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking
  • Best Eco-Friendly 2016


  • Private, secluded, tranquil and sunny with beautiful bush and lake views
  • Wood-fired spa pool, swimming, kayaking, fishing and boating on your doorstep.
  • Solar powered Bach located off the beaten track with wood burner, gas hot water and endless fun.

Come and enjoy this totally unique bush setting where you will truly feel a million miles from anywhere. Relax and unwind on the massive wrap-around deck offering expansive views, while the kids play and enjoy some of the endless activities.

Walk straight off the deck and down the steps to the wood-fired spa pool and lake. Swimming, kayaking, fishing, boating and bush walking are on your doorstep. Explore the quiet and peaceful arms of Lake Rotoehu, or continue down into the main lake for waterskiing and jetskiing. The Barefoot Lodge is perfectly positioned overlooking the lake, in a clear open space to make the most of the all-day sun and stunning lake and bush views. There is plenty of lawn and space around the house for games and fun. All bedrooms are sunny with either bush or lake views.

Brand new in 2015, the Lodge has the latest in warmth to keep you toastie on cold nights – full insulation, lush carpet, Contessa wood-burner, heat transfer system, wetback, unlimited gas hot water, double glazing and lovely comfy beds.

A bathroom with shower and vanity, 2 separate toilets and an external hot shower easily cater for everyone.

The Barefoot Lodge features an open plan living and lounge area complete with a bar opening out onto the deck. The roof extends 3 metres out over the deck, giving you shelter in any weather. The possibilities for relaxing or adventuring are endless.

The Lodge is perfect for any type of Retreat – Corporate Retreat, Yoga Retreat, Writers Retreat, Off-Grid Retreat.

Located a short 10 minutes drive from the beautiful Old Forest School Vintage Wedding Venue.

Enjoy all the modern comforts in a rustic Lodge setting.

Lake Rotoehu is nestled between Lake Rotoiti and Lake Rotoma, in the Rotorua District. There are many bush walks and spots to explore in the area, or take a daytrip to Rotorua for an abundance of activities and attractions.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Dishwasher
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Kayak(s)
  • Life jackets
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Shower (outdoor)
  • Spa pool
  • Toddler safe
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 3

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 4 - Bunkroom

    3 x Bunk bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning $150.00 per stay (optional); Linen $15.00 per person (optional)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
High season tariff
28-Apr-17 to 30-Apr-17
$450/night $450/night
2 night minimum stay
Low season tariff
01-May-17 to 30-Nov-17
$350/night $350/night
2 night minimum stay
High season tariff
01-Dec-17 to 14-Dec-17
$450/night $450/night
2 night minimum stay
Peak Season
15-Dec-17 to 05-Feb-18
$550/night $550/night
7 night minimum stay
High season tariff
06-Feb-18 to 30-Apr-18
$450/night $450/night
2 night minimum stay
Low season tariff
01-May-18 to 28-Jul-18
$350/night $350/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 (17)

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  • Amazing !!! Truly one of NZ hidden treasures

    Amazing !!! Truly one of NZ hidden treasures. Everything we needed was supplied . The surroundings were breath taking, a beautiful place to recharge and relax. Michelle ??????

    MichelleOs5 100%|1x Feb 2017

  • Amazing place, highly recommended!! We will be back!

    Amazing place, highly recommended!! We will be back!

    lucems704 100%|1x Jan 2017

  • Amazing property and views

    Amazing property and views. Very cleaver layout of their beautiful house and surroundings. Loved the fire warmed spa pool and fun slide! Great place for kids. Lake Rotoehu is one of my favourite places in the world!!

    Wattie80 100%|1x Nov 2016

  • This property was so AMAZING, beautiful house, beautiful outdoor spa pool, lovely...

    This property was so AMAZING, beautiful house, beautiful outdoor spa pool, lovely lake to kayak in and enjoy.

    Jodie17 100%|1x Nov 2016

  • absolutely an awesome place couldn't ask for anything more

    absolutely an awesome place couldn't ask for anything more . will be spreading the word about this place.

    karltre 100%|1x Nov 2016

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