Parawai Lakehouse Sanctuary - Absolute Lakefront

Bach or holiday home | Ngongotaha | #32979

9.9/10 (53 ratings)
  • 12 Guests
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 8 Beds
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Just a few steps to waters edge with your own jetty
  • Close to Rotorua world class attractions & facilities
  • Mesmerizing view of Lake Rotorua with magical sunrises and sunsets

At the end of the rambling driveway you will find this lovely sanctuary on Lake Rotorua water’s edge. A very warm (well heated facility), spacious & accommodating home to make your stay an enjoyable & memorable experience. Additional areas both internally & externally provide extra room to relax & soak up your own space if so desired. At night you can hear the soothing lake water lap against the shore line. Unlimited Free High-speed WIFI. Netflix movies for entertainment. For recreational activity there is a recessed area on the front deck with leaner & stools and a dart board. In the dble garage you will find a Table Tennis & Air Hockey table, Kayaks and there is a Trampoline for the younger children located in the front section. There is plenty of parking space. Unobstructed views of the lake can be seen from the main living areas & the master bedroom. The property also incorporates a separate bedsit with its own en-suite, mini fridge to provide additional privacy & space for extended family/friends. This room is located off the front covered deck which connects to the main house. Newly painted exterior, interior, new wooden flooring and renovated bathrooms as well as a log fire & gas water heating, roofed pergola over the front deck have been recent modifications/additions designed to enhance your comfort & pleasure. We continue to make improvements on the property as we go along for the benefit of our guests! Very conveniently positioned to Rotorua attractions & facilities without the sulphur smell! Some of the attractions near by - Skyline Luge & Gondola, Stratosfare Rotorua Restaurant, Rotorua Canopy Tours, Agrodome, Agroventures , ZORB, Rainbow Springs Kiwi Wildlife Park, Adventure Playground, OGO, Amazeme, Agrojet, Mitai Maori Village.

We will be at the property to meet and greet you upon arrival.

Cottage available next door listing #36788

Our desire is to provide you with a holiday venue that will please & delight! Enjoy your stay!!!!

Special conditions: Please treat property with care & leave in a clean & tidy condition Smoking allowed outside ONLY Social gatherings Ok but no parties Noise Consideration - please respect the peaceful neighbourhood (No Drones Please)


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • Boat ramp
  • Clothes dryer
  • Cot available
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Fireplace
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Highchair
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Kayak(s)
  • Life jackets
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • SKY TV ® - BYO decoder
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1 - Master

    King size bed, En-suite with shower over bath, heated towel rail, vanity & toilet. large walk in wardrobe. Panel wall heater. Lake views

    1 x King bed

  • Bedroom 2

    Panel wall heater

    3 x Bunk bed
    1 x Double bed

  • Bedroom3

    Panel wall heater

    1 x Queen bed
    1 x Single bed

  • Bedsit

    Combined living/sleeping area,Separate to main house with mini fridge, shower, heated towel rail, vanity & toilet, wardrobe, panel wall heater. Electric Jug.

    1 x Queen bed


Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning $100.00 per stay (required); Linen $10.00 per person (required); Towelling (Towel,Bathmat,Handtowel) $5.00 per person (optional)
  • Multi-night stay: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 7 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night. Excludes school & public holidays.

  • Gifts & giveaways: Tea, coffee and sugar supplied on arrival

  • Gifts & giveaways: One Basket of firewood and and a gas bottle for the barbeque supplied

  • Gifts & giveaways: Child under 3 stay for FREE

  • Gifts & giveaways: If you wish to bring your own towelling we will reduce your charge by $5/person/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 (53)

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  • Awesome property for a large group, or any group

    Awesome property for a large group, or any group. Amazing location made for a very enjoyable holiday.

    krisne790 100%|9x Apr 2018

  • This property was perfect for our group of 11 with plenty of...

    This property was perfect for our group of 11 with plenty of space. We had a great Christmas here and everyone enjoyed the lake.

    PaulaEast 100%|1x Jan 2018

  • Amazing location!...

    Amazing location!

    DoryM875 100%|8x Jan 2018

  • The place was great for our group of 6

    The place was great for our group of 6. It had everything we needed, good location, plenty of space. All of the activities available we're nice during our evenings.

    ToddJ747 100%|1x Dec 2017

  • Lovely waterfront property with all the toys...

    Lovely waterfront property with all the toys. We kayaked, watch the ducks and black swans, played ping pong and air hockey. The property has premium appliances, spacious and comfortable accommodations. When we return we’ll try to rent this prized property again.

    PaulAr87 100%|1x Nov 2017

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