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  • 11 people
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 6 beds
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Spa pool
  • Fireplace
  • Family friendly

Situated amongst 5 acres of parklike grounds, the Villa at Snowy Waters Lodge is just 30 minutes from Turoa ski field, 45 minutes to Whakapapa. Our setting is private and peaceful yet within walking distance of shops and cafes. We are family friendly offering plenty of activities and entertainment for kids (big and small).

The Villa adjoins Snowy Waters Lodge and sleeps up to 11 people. The outdoor entertainment area is perfect for enjoying a BBQ and drinks in the evening, or relax and unwind after a day’s hiking, kayaking, mountain biking, skiing or snowboarding in our outdoor heated spa pool. The Snowy Train, kids playground and our pet goat make Snowy Waters Lodge the perfect choice for families.

The Villa has an open plan kitchen with fridge/freezer, oven/stove, dishwasher, microwave, toasters, zip/kettle, cutlery, crockery, pots/pans and cooking utensils. The lounge has a 42” plasma TV with SKY, DVD player, PlayStation and stereo, a fireplace (wood supplied) and a dining room table which seats eight guests.

Four guest rooms in the Villa can accommodate up to 12 people in the following room types:

1 x queen room (one queen bed)

1 x family room (one double plus a set of bunks)

1 x double room with ensuite (one double bed)

1 x quad room (two sets of bunks)

A bottom sheet, pillow and pillow case are provided. Additional linen can be hired at reception. The bathroom has a shower and toilet. There is a drying room for mountain/bush/river gear. During winter the Villa is centrally heated. The Villa is non-smoking.

Private off-street car parking. Transport to and from activities can be arranged.

See our seperate listing for Snowy Waters Lodge - sleeps up to 30 people and is ideal for family reunions, weddings, school groups, sports teams and social club functions.

Special conditions: Minimum two night stay on weekends during peak season (winter).


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Fireplace
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • SKY TV ®
  • Spa pool
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Double Room with Ensuite

    Double bed. This room has an ensuite with toilet, shower and handbasin.

    1 x Double bed

  • Family Room

    1 x Bunk bed
    1 x Double bed

  • Queen Room

    1 x Queen bed

  • Triple Room

    One single plus a set of bunks

    1 x Bunk bed
    1 x Single bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning FREE (included); Linen FREE (included)
  • 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.

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Winter 2016 Rates
27-Oct-16 to 30-Oct-16
$450/night $450/night
2 night minimum stay
Summer 2016/2017 Rates
31-Oct-16 to 22-Jun-17
$450/night $450/night
Winter 2017 Rates
23-Jun-17 to 27-Oct-17
$450/night $450/night

*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 (5)

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  • Great hospitality and property

    Great hospitality and property

    justinla4 100%|1x May 2015

  • Lots for the little kids to do and space for us all...

    Lots for the little kids to do and space for us all to spread out

    GemmaMW 100%|1x Jan 2015

  • Large spacious place for big family or friends

    Large spacious place for big family or friends. Nice and warm. Great location, Easy drive to snow mountain for skiing. Very nice, kind people hosting us (Thanks!!), very helpful and make us feel comfortable just like staying home. Definitely recommend for people who wants to stay there, personally will go for summer next time. Of course skiing for next Winter!!

    JunL3826 100%|2x Jul 2014

  • Great for families

    Great for families. A little rough around the edges, but really good value and spacious.

    jog82319 new member Jan 2013

  • Very spacious, clean and tidy

    Very spacious, clean and tidy. We enjoyed the little extras... choccies on beds, fresh coffee beans and snow reports. Would be ideal for groups or families...

    jota402 100%|7x Sep 2012

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