Unique Waterfront Bach. 913 Acacia Bay Road. Taupo

Bach or holiday home | Acacia Bay | #9054

9.7/10 (54 ratings)
  • 8 people
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 6 beds
  • 3 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking
  • Best Pet Friendly 2014


  • Waterfront, own beach, mooring, sheltered from prevailing wind. Swimming, fishing and watersports.
  • All day sun, decks to capture sun from sunrise to sunset. Large log burner for all weather warmth.
  • Two level Bach with self contained facilities upstairs and down. You have not experienced such views

This 1960`s Kiwi Bach is situated on a waterfront site in Acacia Bay. The property has riparian rights giving you your own beach in the centre of the bay complete with the use of our mooring 30 metres off the beach directly in front of the bach.

Acacia Bay has a northeasterly aspect providing total shelter from prevailing winds from the south, southwest and west.

This is a truely unique property and one of a handful of properties on the lake with its own beach and mooring facility.

The bach has two levels. The upper level providing two bedrooms, toilet/bathroom (bath), lounge/dining and kitchen. The lower level has a similar layout including two bedrooms, two toilets and two showers, laundry, kitchen and dining area.

The bach layout is well suited to accommodate two families as each level is self contained.

The property receives all day sun from sunrise to to late evening sunset. Two large decks make full use of views, sun and shelter. The west facing rear deck is very shelterd and receives the last of the evening sun.This is a warm sunny location.

Views are extensive and varied. Being so close to the water you can not avoid watching and being entertained by the water activities. The public boat ramp is only 75 metres along the beach.

Native trees surround the property attracting special bird life with ducks, swan, heron and gulls in abundance on the lake edge.

There is a small dinghy for your use. Fishing is excellent just metres from the beach.

Acacia Bay is only ten minutes from town, has its own convenience store and a restaurant/bar facility.

This location with its own beach access in a delightful sheltered bay has its own unique appeal. All water activities are available at your doorstep. Should you wish to pursue other activities Taupo is the logical destination. Taupo is now regarded as the major events centre in New Zealand and caters for all interests - Refer Destination Taupo website for more information.


Special conditions: Smoking allowed outside only


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • Boat ramp
  • Clothes dryer
  • Dinghy
  • Dishwasher
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Life jackets
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • SKY TV ®
  • Telephone (local calls)
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Downstairs Master

    1 x Super king bed

  • Downstairs Twin

    2 x Single bed

  • Upstairs master

    1 x Super king bed

  • Upstairs twin

    2 x Single bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Linen: Bring your own linen
  • Extras: Cleaning $50.00 per stay (required)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
price band 1
30-Mar-17 to 31-Dec-17
$150+/night $150+/night
For up to 2 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $25/night; Children: $25/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. Service fees may also apply.

Reviews (77)

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  • Fantastic location, right on lake shore, away from the hurly burly of...

    Fantastic location, right on lake shore, away from the hurly burly of very busy Taupo. We swam, BBq'd, relaxed on lawn, took out the dingy (caught no fish) and thoroughly enjoyed this so well equipped and homely bach. The lake views are superlative - don't want to praise as it deserves in case we can't get another booking when we want to return! Heaven on Earth for the unpretentious and those who appreciate a pristine location of yesteryear. Thank you so much John.

    YvonneHu2 new member Mar 2017

  • The property is amazing, peaceful, quiet, roomy, very homely and the view...

    The property is amazing, peaceful, quiet, roomy, very homely and the view is just to die for. Great weekend, thank you John.

    AlisonMo18 new member Mar 2017

  • Perfect

    Perfect. Location location location!!!!! Doesn't get any better than this. Worth every penny. Thank you.

    AlanMa14 100%|1x Feb 2017

  • Home away from home except the view is much better

    Home away from home except the view is much better.

    stepch868 100%|5x Dec 2016

  • The bach is wonderful, warm, cosy, light, with great views, right on...

    The bach is wonderful, warm, cosy, light, with great views, right on the lake. Comfy beds, good quality furniture and the kitchen has all we needed. Only an upstairs shower would make it even better??

    hilden719 100%|7x Dec 2016

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