Fabulous River Retreat 3 bedroom bach

Bach or holiday home | Turangi | #2958

9.5/10 (33 ratings)
  • 6 people
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 4 beds
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking


  • 2 minute stroll to Tongariro River,great trout fishing, 5 mins drive to golf course.
  • Amazing option for mountain biking and hunting, parks and bushwalks, 30 mins drive to Ruapehu skiing
  • Games cupboard, pool table and books for indoor recreation. Cosy woodburner and good supply of wood,

A place to relax and enjoy nature's attractions, on Turangi's most beautiful riverside area in Taupahi Road. This spacious and modernised riverside home is well set up with everything for comfort , so you can relax and recharge or take advantage of all the activities available close by in the Central North Island.Just two minutes walk to world famous fishing pools such as the Breakfast Pool and Major Jones. There is no shortage of local activities with fabulous river and mountain walks, some fantastic bike tracks to suit all levels of rider, hot pools , a lovely golf course 5 mins drive away, ski fields, cafes , including one cafe at the top of our driveway, and restaurants all just minutes away. The Lake is only a 5 minute drive and has a great boat ramp at Tokaanu (10 min drive). River Retreat offers excellent off street parking for cars and is right next door to Brook Mews - another holiday cottage available through bookabach which could also be booked for reunions and large group visits.

Special conditions: Two night minimum stay, except for long weekends and Christmas holidays. Long weekends have a 3 night minimum stay. Linen available for additional charge. Portacot, baby bedding and highchair supplied. Smokers must smoke outside (use covered deck) . Cleaning fee of $75 applies. Well behaved pets OK with prior arrangement.


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

Bed layouts

  • bedroom 2

    Has a wardrobe and chest of drawers

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 3

    Has a wardrobe

    2 x Single bed

  • Master bedroom

    `Room has sliding doors to a deck , an ensuite , a chest of drawers and a spacious walk in wardrobe

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning $75.00 per stay (required); Linen $60.00 per stay (optional)
  • Last minute bookings: 20% off for stays over the next 7 nights

  • 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.

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Year Round
24-Oct-16 to 24-Oct-17
$130/night $130/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 (106)

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  • Perfect place for a family

    Perfect place for a family

    RoseC626 100%|2x Aug 2016

  • A wonderful spacious, clean and tidy well equipped bach

    A wonderful spacious, clean and tidy well equipped bach. We had a memorable family reunion there and would highly recommend it! Thanks for a fabulous stay. Turangi is a top spot for a family break.

    dougne158 100%|3x Aug 2016

  • It was raining for most of our stay there but we didn't...

    It was raining for most of our stay there but we didn't run out of what to do in the house. My two boys enjoyed playing the pool and I enjoyed playing dart. There were lots of board games to keep us busy. Abundant supply of firewood to keep us cosy and warm. There was even a Pokemon lurking somewhere for the Pokemon go players. Overall we enjoyed our stay. Highly recommended.

    rubyng676 100%|1x Aug 2016

  • Delightful private property, WARM, clean and very well equipped

    Delightful private property, WARM, clean and very well equipped... recommend to others. Close to Trout fishing and shops, but quiet location. A home away from home. Look forward to staying again....many thanks :)

    GeorgeBa3 100%|1x Jul 2016

  • House was cosy with fire burning even in torrential rain, lovely location...

    House was cosy with fire burning even in torrential rain, lovely location and next to a nice cafe.

    ChristopherMo1 100%|2x Jun 2016

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