Fishing, skiing and tramping getaway

Bach or holiday home | Turangi | #7885

8.5/10 (29 ratings)
  • 6 people
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 2 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • 40 minutes drive to Whakapapa ski field.
  • 5 minutes drive from the Tokaanu hot pools.

This two bedroom house is available year round. It is close to Turangi's town centre (especially the supermarket) and a couple of minutes from the Tongariro river. It provides a great base for skiing at Whakapapa or completing the Tongariro Crossing.

Bedding consists of two double beds and a fold out double couch. It is furnished with a microwave and washing machine. Please note, though, that there is no longer a TV or DVD player. The house has plenty of basic linen, duvets and blankets -but feel free to bring your own if preferred. There is also plenty of cookware, plates, cups and glasses. The fire in the living room quickly gets the house warmed up.

While it is not flash accommodation, it has everything you need and at $60 per night it is very good value. Please note that: (1) the minimum stay is two nights; (2) you must clean up after you and take away all rubbish - the place relies on the goodwill and consideration of the people who use it.

Special conditions: Smoking is fine - so long as you do it outside. Please wash and dry bedding and tea towels etc. upon leaving.


  • Bath tub
  • Easy access
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Telecom
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Shower
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Green room

    Bedroom - Double bed.

    1 x Double bed

  • Yellow room

    Bedroom - Double bed.

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates

Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen FREE (included)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Flat Rate
27-May-16 to 27-Nov-16
$60+/night $60+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night;
2 night minimum stay

Reviews (80)

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  • KatieLa4
    100%|1x Apr 2016

    Location was quiet which was lovely, house was nice and small so easy to maintain, well stocked with cooking equipment which was wonderful.
  • Mike1983
    100%|2x Mar 2016

    5 stars cos it was exactly what I needed, close to town center, clean and tidy
  • SylvieMy1
    100%|7x Mar 2016

    Great value. Basic but everything you need
  • DavedeT1
    new member Dec 2015

    The wee home was just what we needed. Had all the basics and it is located in a great spot (close to the shops) but also the back section was closed off and private to enjoy the weather and have privacy. We will back again :-) Thank you so much for sharing this gorgeous piece of paradise with us at such an affordable rate x
  • JohnE736
    100%|12x Oct 2015

    Great place for a little lazy break, if that's what you want to do..
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