Vineyard 2 Bedroom Chalet

Bach or holiday home | Kuratau | #4916

9.7/10 (69 ratings)
  • 4 people
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 2 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking

Description

  • •Private single dwelling situated amidst the vines within minutes of lake and river.
  • •Easy drive to Tongariro National Park - Tongariro crossing
  • •Close to many major trout rivers - Tongariro, Waitahanui, Otamangakau

Luxuriously appointed 2 bedroom chalet (see also our 3 bdrm chalet listing 4917) situated in the centre of our producing vineyard. Luxurious and private but just a few steps to our tasting room,cafe or a short walk to the lake. Our cafe (open during school and public holidays 10am till 4pm) Now operates a wood fired pizza oven, serves fine coffee, wedges with sour cream and sauces, freshly baked cookies and of course our fine single vineyard Pinot Gris, Blanc de Noir and Pinot Noir. Our flagship 2008 Methode Traditionelle and a Pinot Gris "Ice style" desert wines are superb! All this can be enjoyed overlooking our pristine vineyard from our wide second story cafe decks!

Take a kayak for a leisurely paddle down the river to the lake, fish,swim,sail,water ski or let us book you a rafting trip on the mighty Tongariro River. Try snow skiing during the winter months, it's just 45min to the Top of the Bruce at Whakapapa skifield from here.

Local walks,tramping, hiking (or "rambling" for you British folks) abound and we are happy to advise on the gear required and suitability for varying fitness levels.

Within an hours drive of several top class golf courses.

Perfect accomodation for cyclists if you are involved in one of the many around the lake events.

Any help we can provide to make your stay at our place more enjoyable we will gladly provide - just ask! Wireless internet is available via "Zenbu" - check it out!

Helicopter flights either scenic or to get you to a secret fishing spot are available from the vineyard.

Guests will obviously need to shop for food - the nearest supermarket is in Turangi which is about 20mins drive to the South. There is also a well stocked local dairy and petrol station (The Omori Store). If you are arriving late please be aware that you will be hungry unless you have your own supply of food!

Special conditions: A minumum stay of two nights is required Our chalets are unique and luxurious, situated in a working vineyard. As such there is occasional vineyard activity (mowing,pruning etc) which is necessary to maintain our grapes in peak condition. We will always respect your privacy and endeavour to keep noisy activities to a minimum. You are welcome to join in should you want the "entire" vineyard experience! Guests are expected to recycle and keep rubbish sorted, bins provided.

Facilities

  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Boat ramp
  • Clothes dryer
  • Cot available
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • 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
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

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  • Extras: Linen FREE (included); Cleaning $50.00 per stay (required)
  • 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.

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
First High Season
25-Feb-17 to 28-Feb-17
$210/night $240/night
2 night minimum stay
Shoulder Season
01-Mar-17 to 12-Apr-17
$175/night $200/night
2 night minimum stay
First High Season
13-Apr-17 to 30-Apr-17
$210/night $240/night
2 night minimum stay
Shoulder Season
01-May-17 to 01-Jun-17
$175/night $200/night
2 night minimum stay
Second High Season
02-Jun-17 to 05-Jun-17
$210/night $240/night
2 night minimum stay
Shoulder Season
06-Jun-17 to 06-Jul-17
$175/night $200/night
2 night minimum stay
Second High Season
07-Jul-17 to 23-Jul-17
$210/night $240/night
2 night minimum stay
Shoulder Season
24-Jul-17 to 28-Sep-17
$175/night $200/night
2 night minimum stay
Second High Season
29-Sep-17 to 15-Oct-17
$210/night $240/night
2 night minimum stay
Shoulder Season
16-Oct-17 to 19-Oct-17
$175/night $200/night
2 night minimum stay
Second High Season
20-Oct-17 to 22-Oct-17
$210/night $240/night
2 night minimum stay
Shoulder Season
23-Oct-17 to 13-Dec-17
$175/night $200/night
2 night minimum stay
First High Season
14-Dec-17 to 28-Feb-18
$210/night $240/night
2 night minimum stay
Shoulder Season
01-Mar-18 to 28-Mar-18
$175/night $200/night
2 night minimum stay
Second High Season
29-Mar-18 to 02-Apr-18
$210/night $240/night
2 night minimum stay
Shoulder Season
03-Apr-18 to 25-May-18
$175/night $200/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 (141)

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  • A beautiful and unusual location, which is a fantastic base to explore...

    A beautiful and unusual location, which is a fantastic base to explore Taupo and the surrounding countryside.

    HenryH new member Feb 2017

  • Stunning location, clean and tidy accommodation, great cafe close by! Will definitely...

    Stunning location, clean and tidy accommodation, great cafe close by! Will definitely go back!

    Anita 100%|1x Feb 2017

  • The chalet was lovely, the vineyard setting is beautiful

    The chalet was lovely, the vineyard setting is beautiful. We will be back again for sure.

    GerIProuse 100%|1x Jan 2017

  • Great place to stay, beautiful chalet, comfy beds, incredible setting, lots of...

    Great place to stay, beautiful chalet, comfy beds, incredible setting, lots of lovely walks to do & totally awesome wines & pizzas. We will definitely be back!!

    SashaEv1 100%|2x Jan 2017

  • We so hope to be back! The bach is beautiful and the...

    We so hope to be back! The bach is beautiful and the location perfect for Christmas - quiet, comfortable and views to end all views, lovely, thank you!

    Emmat547 100%|7x Dec 2016

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