Stilwaters Lakeside Retreat

Bach or holiday home | Lake Rotoma | #9928

9.5/10 (85 ratings)
  • 22 Guests
  • 8 Bedrooms
  • 12 Beds
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


A unique large home on the edge of beautful Lake Rotoma.Spectacular views.Step across the road and fish from the jetty or tie up your boat to come in for lunch.Off street parking for up to sixteen cars so plenty of room for friends,boats and other water toys.

Lake Rotoma is famous for it's pristine clear,algae free water and it's Rainbow and Tiger trout.

Fish,kayak,ski or sail all year round,the lake boasts five ski and wakeboard lanes with the choice of two boat ramps.One with in minutes from the house.With Lakes Rotoiti,Rotoehu,Okataina and Rotoma all within a stones throw of each other,you will be spoiled for choice.

The house has a large private,sheltered, enclosed back yard with beautful gardens that include a sunken pool garden great for relaxing after a hard day on the lake or if you have had enough of beening outside the bar and pool room are great also for winding downi.

There is a service station and convenience store,bottleshop, DVD shop,takeaways and cafe that rivals any of the big cities best cafes,two minutes from your door.

Otei natural hot springs and a golf course 10 minutes away,Hells gate and Rotoruas international airport twenty minutes away.All Rotorua tourist attractions,Rainbow springs,Whakarewarewa,Buried Village,Gondolas and so much more all within easy driving distance.

This is a great location and home for both family and group hoildays.

Special conditions:

Smoking is allowed outside only

Please note the 3 rooms down stairs bedrooms do not have internal access you need to come up the outside stair case to get in to the main house.There is no bathroom down stairs.

No pets

No Stag or hens parties.

Absolutely no loud noise or parties after 10 pm due to our older neighbours.

Extras: Cleaning (Optional, NZ$130.00 per stay); NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Bring your own linen (towels/sheets/tea towels);


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Highchair
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pool table
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • SKY TV ®
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bed room 2

    1 x Single bed

  • Bed room 3

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bed room 5

    1 x Single bed

  • Bed room 6

    1 x Single bed

  • Bed room 7

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bed room 8

    1 x King bed

  • Bedroom 1

    1 x King bed

  • Kids Room

    1 x Double bed
    1 x Fold-out sofa bed
    1 x Narrow single bed
    2 x Single bed


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*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 (132)

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  • Great property, instructions to the point and such a huge place

    Great property, instructions to the point and such a huge place. Photos do not do it justice

    JennyAn8 new member Aug 2018

  • Property was amazing

    Property was amazing. Accomadated for all my whanau and more. Kids room was great. Great to get back to the house and relax in front of the fire place after a busy day out. Very relaxing home. Location was good 30mins from Rotorua.beautiful veiws of Lake Rotoma, nice and quiet neighbours. Nice little store just down the road.

    KimD2566 100%|4x Jun 2018

  • Great for extended family ,plenty of room for the grandkids,we had a...

    Great for extended family ,plenty of room for the grandkids,we had a wonderful easter

    MikeAs15 100%|1x Apr 2018

  • The property was very clean and tidy

    The property was very clean and tidy. Great drive out to the residence with fantastic vistas. A great weekend had by all. Thankyou Keryn.

    HastingsTravelLeague 100%|1x Mar 2018

  • The property was perfect for our annual family get together

    The property was perfect for our annual family get together. Centrally located for everyone amazing views, great lake, house was equipped with everything that you would need. Heaps of parking and a very nice coffee shop 2 mins walk down the road. Will definitely book again.

    Lisade18 100%|1x Feb 2018

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