Kowhai Cottage Pukawa - Pet friendly at the lake

Bach or holiday home | Pukawa Bay | #3405

9.5/10 (42 ratings)
  • 5 people
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 4 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking

Description

  • Special off-peak rates from $99 per night!
  • Pet friendly 1 acre garden. Quiet retreat with expansive rural views
  • Only minutes to lake Taupo & Tokanuu hot pools, 30min Whakapapa

Finalist Golden Piwas 2014 - Best Pet Friendly Bach

Relaxing, rural retreat set in one acre of gardens. Beautifully presented two bedroom cottage with glimpses of Lake Taupo through the trees. Perfect for couples, small families and pets (by arrangement)

Just minutes from Tokanuu thermal pools, Pukawa beach and Kauratau boat ramp. Swimming areas, fishing spots, hiking, kayaking, horse riding and hunting trails are all close by. 10 minutes to Lake House restaurant at Waihi Village, 2 minutes to Oreti Restaurant, 15 minutes to Turangi, 40 mins to Whakapapa skifield.

Cosy log fire, fully equipped kitchen (incl. dishwasher), dining areas outside and inside, family games, toys, DVD, small TV, stereo. Bathtub, shower. King, double, bunk beds. Electric blankets, pillows, blankets provided. Linen (sheets, towels) and cleaning service available on request (extra charge).

The grounds provide plenty of space for parking and for play. The garden includes many trees, two ponds and plantings attracting bird life - native bush nearby is home to tui and bellbird that visit the garden

A truly magical place and base for adventure for you next stay at the lake or visit to the mountains.

Special conditions: - High season rates (no discounts) applies to all public holidays, plus minimum stay period (4 nights) over Christmas, New Year and Easter. - Smoking allowed outside only. - Pets by arrangement.

Facilities

  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • Cot available
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair access

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom

    1 x Bunk bed (single over double)
    1 x Cot
    1 x Mattress/Futon/Air bed

  • Master bedroom (King)

    1 x King bed

Availability & rates*

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  • Extras: Cleaning $80.00 per stay (optional); Linen $25.00 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. Eligibility applies to stays that include nights during one weekend only (ie. consecutive Sat, Sun). Discount does not apply to school holidays, public holiday weekends, Christmas/New Year and Easter.

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Shoulder Season
03-Dec-16 to 15-Dec-16
$99+/night $120+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay
First High Season
16-Dec-16 to 22-Dec-16
$120+/night $140+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay
Christmas New Year
23-Dec-16 to 08-Jan-17
$250+/night $300+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $30/night;
4 night minimum stay
Second High Season
09-Jan-17 to 06-Feb-17
$140+/night $160+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay
Shoulder Season
07-Feb-17 to 12-Apr-17
$99+/night $120+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay
Second High Season
13-Apr-17 to 18-Apr-17
$140+/night $160+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay
Shoulder Season
19-Apr-17 to 06-Jul-17
$99+/night $120+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay
First High Season
07-Jul-17 to 23-Jul-17
$120+/night $140+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay
Shoulder Season
24-Jul-17 to 28-Sep-17
$99+/night $120+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay
First High Season
29-Sep-17 to 15-Oct-17
$120+/night $140+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay
Shoulder Season
16-Oct-17 to 19-Oct-17
$99+/night $120+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay
First High Season
20-Oct-17 to 23-Oct-17
$120+/night $140+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay
Shoulder Season
24-Oct-17 to 03-Dec-17
$99+/night $120+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $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 (94)

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  • Lovely cosy batch for small family

    Lovely cosy batch for small family. Was safe for the toddler and the dog! Will definitely be coming back, and have recommended to friends already. Tui's and Bell birds all over the place

    RichRJLynch 100%|2x Oct 2016

  • Another lovely stay

    Another lovely stay. Great little bach. Immaculately clean. Warm and homely with wood burner. Garden fun for kids to explore and play. Great location for exploring the area.

    KarlenaB 100%|1x Aug 2016

  • Lovely cosy place, fire an absolute must for mid winter weekend

    Lovely cosy place, fire an absolute must for mid winter weekend. Very neat and tidy. Dogs absolutely loved the property. We'd definitely come back.

    TilenaJ1 100%|1x Aug 2016

  • Nice place, tidy and comfortable

    Nice place, tidy and comfortable.

    ClaytonFo1 100%|1x Jan 2016

  • Fantastic place to stay in an amazing location

    Fantastic place to stay in an amazing location. Loved having our own bit of land, marshmallows over the brazier and venturing down to the lake. Will definitely be back again, thanks heaps!

    CallumF 100%|2x Jan 2016

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