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Bookabach

Member since: 2014
Speaks english

LOUNGE TO LAWN TO LAKE - WATERFRONT

1 Review
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this Lake Okareka holiday house

Bach or holiday home, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, (Sleeps 6)

Yes, its all here just waiting for you to come and soak up the ambience and go home relaxed. Catch a trout from the front lawn or just sit somewhere on the spacious deck with a refreshing drink and watch the lake action unfold.

A roomy newly renovated home with modern appliances gives an atmosphere to unwind in. Open plan living spaces with separate cosy nooks gives a real sense of serenity. For those holiday makers just wanting to relax you have found your haven, for little ones there is a sandy beach to build sandcastles, bury treasure and learn to gain water confidence in the shallow lake bed. For those wanting more adventure the lake caters for all sorts of action packed water sport. For those looking for quieter ways to enjoy the surrounding then grab the paddles, find the hidden bays or be captivated by the numerous water fowl that call Lake Okareka home. For those looking to find the unusual then make sure you read the owners manual to get the location of that "something different" accessed only by boat.

Take a stroll in the evenings to search for glow worms along the nearby lakeside track.

Lake Okareka is the jewel in amongst a world renown lake playground of three other lakes i.e. Blue Lake, Green Lake and Lake Tarawera and is on route to other major tourist attractions.

The lake is fortunate to have an open fishing season and has two fishing competitions a year.

World class mountain bike tracks are approx. 12 minutes riding from here.

Numerous walking tracks, providing stunning scenery such as the Lake Okareka boarded walk way (with huts designed for bird watching), the bush walks up to the Scenic Reserves from Lake Okareka and the world renown Blue Lake circut walk, cater for all levels of fitness.

Travel less than 2 kilometers to where a very popular horse treking facility takes you over the most scenic of country.

If you just want to be still and listen to the quietness or if you have a love of the outdoors then its all here.

Special conditions:

Mobile coverage

Cleaner available. Needs to be booked

Babysitters in area. Require advanced notice

Massage andamp; Beauty Therapists operating in village

Stand alone apartment on property positioned towards road frontage. Professionally landscaped to provide seclusion and privacy and is sometimes occupied by holiday home owner. Holiday House geared towards the lake front.

Fold Down Bed Available

Property for booked guests only

No weddings, pre or post functions

BBQ andamp; Oven cleaning extra

Extras: Cleaning (extra for ovens andamp; BBQ) (Optional, NZ$90.00 per stay); Linen (Optional, NZ$40.00 per stay); NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave;

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Bookabach (Property Manager)
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Member since: 2014
Speaks english

What makes this house unique

Tennis Courts approx. 300m, 2 children's play grounds within walking distance, hiking trails close

Reviews

1 traveller review

LOUNGE TO LAWN TO LAKE - WATERFRONT
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
5

Loved it.

  • 5 of 5

Loved it. Not many places you can go to and its pouring with rain and you can still say the place is beautiful. We really enjoyed our stay here, was great for the kids and we loved the spa too. We are definitely looking to come back in summer.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 22, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: Bookabach
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Lake Okareka, New Zealand

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
New Zealand Dollar
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Mid Season
4 Dec 2016 - 22 Dec 2016
2 night minimum stay
A$264
From
A$273
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$40.00/adult and NZ$25.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Peak
23 Dec 2016 - 7 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
A$384
From
A$384
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$50.00/adult and NZ$25.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
High
8 Jan 2017 - 4 Feb 2017
7 night minimum stay
A$288
From
A$288
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$45.00/adult and NZ$25.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Mid Season
5 Feb 2017 - 29 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$264
From
A$273
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$40.00/adult and NZ$25.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Low season
30 Apr 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$240
From
A$249
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$40.00/adult and NZ$25.00/child for extra occupants.   
 
Mid season 2
3 Sep 2017 - 4 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$264
From
A$273
 
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$40.00/adult and NZ$25.00/child for extra occupants.   
Available arrival
Available stay (no arrival)
Unavailable

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Lake Okareka, New Zealand

Property Type:
  • house
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 large double bed
    Master bedroom - 1 large double bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • diving
  • swimming
  • tennis