Locknest - Million Dollar views of Lake Rotoiti

Bach or holiday home | St Arnaud | #27578

9.6/10 (9 ratings)
  • 8 people
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 6 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Lake Rotoiti views
  • 10 minute walk to Lake Rotoiti
  • 2 minute walk to the local cafe

Million dollar views of the St Arnaud alpine ranges and one of few properties in the area to be able to see good views of Lake Rotoiti from the medium sized open living area, large deck and the front double bedrooms from this new 4 bedroom, 1.5 bathroom (extra toilet) holiday home. 2 Minute walk to the local café and 10 minute walk or 2 minute drive to Lake Rotoiti. Feed the native eels, catch a trout (with a license), kayak, sail, mountain bike on one of the many trails or go for a walk on one of the many tracks in the area. 5 minute drive to the Rainbow Ski field turn off (total 40 minute/30km drive to the ski field). Extremely warm property in winter with excellent insulation, log burner and heat pump, and air conditioned in the summer. Unlimited wireless ADSL (5MBS) internet supplied free of charge, Freeview satellite TV, DVD and USB device compatible stereo system. Property backs on to large native bush area which includes a small stream so the kids will have plenty to do.

You provide all your own linen (sheets, pillow slips, towels) although linen hire is available on request when booking for an additional cost.

Parking for 2 cars in the lockable garage under the house and 2 more off street parks to the front of the house. Turning area only big enough for smaller boat trailers, or park the boat on the road or in the local storage shed (for an additional fee payable to the shed owner)

1 hour drive to either Blenheim or Nelson.

You are expected to clean the property the morning of your departure. Cleaning equipment/materials are all provided.

Cleaning service available on request when booking for an additional fee of $80.00.


  • Boat ramp
  • Clothes dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Fireplace
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Adult Bedroom 1

    1 x King bed

  • Adult Bedroom 2

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 3

    1 x Bunk bed (single over double)
    1 x Fold-out sofa bed

  • Bedroom 4

    1 x Bunk bed
    1 x Single bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Linen: Bring your own linen
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Flat rate tariff
29-Oct-16 to 29-Jan-18
$180+/night $180+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $20/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. Bookings paid for through Bookabach online payments incur a 3% credit card transaction fee.

Reviews (9)

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  • The Lock's bach is fantastic

    The Lock's bach is fantastic. It is modern, well laid out, the kitchen is really well set up with everything you need, it has great heating for winter and gets a superb view of the lake and the mountains surrounding the lake. A real treat.

    HelenWa14 100%|2x Jun 2016

  • A stunning property in one of our favourite places

    A stunning property in one of our favourite places.

    stevns588 100%|4x Feb 2016

  • Excellent place in a great location

    Excellent place in a great location. I'd definitely stay at this place again if it was available.

    MJENZ1 100%|3x Sep 2015

  • Had a wonderful time in this lovely new holiday home, definitely recommend

    Had a wonderful time in this lovely new holiday home, definitely recommend

    ThompsonFamily 100%|1x Jul 2015

  • Great batch! Nice and cosy, new, clean and tidy and everything you...

    Great batch! Nice and cosy, new, clean and tidy and everything you could need for a perfect getaway. Outstanding views of the lake! A little haven to return to after a long days walk. Thank you for sharing your well thought out batch. We look forward to returning.

    PhilM819 100%|1x Jun 2015

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