Fabulous River Retreat 3 bedroom bach

Bach or holiday home | Turangi | #2958

9.4/10 (53 ratings)
  • 6 Guests
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking


A place to relax and enjoy nature's attractions, on Turangi's most beautiful riverside area in Taupahi Road. This spacious and modernised riverside home is well set up with everything for comfort , so you can relax and recharge or take advantage of all the activities available close by in the Central North Island.Just two minutes walk to world famous fishing pools such as the Breakfast Pool and Major Jones. There is no shortage of local activities with fabulous river and mountain walks, some fantastic bike tracks to suit all levels of rider (2 adult bikes available in garage), hot pools , a lovely golf course 5 mins drive away, ski fields, cafes , including one cafe at the top of our driveway, and restaurants all just minutes away. The Lake is only a 5 minute drive and has a great boat ramp at Tokaanu (10 min drive). River Retreat offers excellent off street parking for cars and is right next door to Brook Mews - another holiday cottage available through bookabach which could also be booked for reunions and large group visits.

Special conditions:

Two night minimum stay, except for long weekends and Christmas holidays. Long weekends have a 3 night minimum stay.

Linen available for additional charge. Portacot, baby bedding and highchair supplied. Smokers must smoke outside (use covered deck) . Cleaning fee of $75 applies.

Well behaved pets OK with prior arrangement.

Extras: Cleaning (Required, NZ$75.00 per stay); Linen (Optional, NZ$60.00 per stay);


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

Bed layouts

  • bedroom 2

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 3

    2 x Narrow single bed

  • Master bedroom

    1 x Queen bed


Maybe booked

*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 (126)

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  • A home away from home with full facilities to cater for any...

    A home away from home with full facilities to cater for any size family, its warm and cosy in winter, and bright and sunny in summer. The location of the holiday home ensures that there is activities for all to enjoy, fishing, boating, hunting, golf, biking, skiing, walking, tramping, cafes and resturants to enjoy

    johnth901 100%|8x Jun 2007

  • An excellent bach

    An excellent bach. We make regular trips to Turangi and this would be the best-appointed bach we've rented. Roomy, cosy, all the facilities you need, plenty of parking space for car and boat. Also very reasonably priced. We'll be back!

    philrt731 100%|10x May 2007

  • The bach was warm and comfortable with many personal items that helped...

    The bach was warm and comfortable with many personal items that helped make it a really homely place to stay. The facilities were excellent and the bach would definitely be at the top of our list when next we visit the area.

    keitch361 100%|13x Apr 2007

  • We had a wonderful time at the bach

    We had a wonderful time at the bach. It was roomy, clean and absolutely wonderful to stay there. It has a handy location for all the local attractions but were sorry that we did not book for longer! Thank you again for everything. It was definately worth it!

    cathis91 100%|1x Jan 2007

  • A great home to relax and unwind with all the normal home...

    A great home to relax and unwind with all the normal home comforts you would expect,even a coal range to take one back to how cooking was done in the early days a treasure,large freezer to store the trout and plenty of sun, and room for the boat.Location is perfect with access to river is only minutes away,and the lake 5 perfect. The mountain 25 minutes on a slow drive. Sad to leave, but will be be back for more adventures. John G

    johnth901 100%|8x Jun 2006

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