LOUNGE TO LAWN TO LAKE 10 mins from Rotorua city

7 Steep St, Lake Okareka, Rotorua
Max Guests

About this Holiday House

Yes, its all here just waiting for you to come and soak up the ambiance and go home relaxed. Warm, double glazed, fully insulated, new freestanding fire, heaters in every bedroom and a 4 person spa ensure a cozy stay during the cooler winter months. Our holiday home has ramped entry to assist those who finds steps difficult. 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, a playground at your doorstep for everyone to get something memorable out of. Rotorua City is a ten minute drive away with its fine Eating Houses. Closer are Cafes, a variety of Takeaway Food Outlets, Liquor Store & Dairies. PLEASE REFER TO BOOKING CALENDAR FOR AVAILABLE DATES Our Holiday House is geared towards the lake front is 7 Steep Street, Lake Okareka. There is a Stand Alone apartment on property which is positioned towards the road frontage and professionally landscaped to provide seclusion and privacy. This is 7b Steep Street, Lake Okareka and is not part of the holiday rental.

Details and amenities

Child friendly
No pets
Linen provided
No smoking
Accessibility: please enquire
Sand pit
Spa pool
Heating & cooling
Air Conditioning
Electric blankets
Fire place
Heat pump
Food processor
High Chair
Accessible Bathroom
Extra Bedding
Washing Machine
Boat parking
Off Street Parking
Tea, coffee, sugar etc
CD player
Cellphone coverage
Cleaning equipment
Cleaning supplies
Clothes line
Drying room
Electric heat
Ensuite Bathroom
Extra Toilet
Fire wood supplied
Internet available
Laundry Tub
Outdoor furniture

Bed layout

2 Queen(s), 1 Double(s), 1 Fold out bed(s), 1 Cot(s)

Special Amenities

Spa pool. 2 man canoe, dinghy and 2 man Canadian Canoe. Trout Fishing Rods and Reels (no lures). 2 Children's playgrounds within minutes walk. Level entry from carport into house and very low gradient ramp from lawn to deck. Assortment of children's toys . House double glazed New free standing fire. Heat pump/air conditioning unit

Special Attractions and Activities Nearby

Swim, ski, fish all year round. Mountain bike tracks nearby. Great walks around lakes, through bush & forestry. World renown Mount Tarawera and the Buried Village. Very Popular Horse Treking. Restaurant and Cafe at Lake Tarawera overlooking the lake. Blue Lake within 4 minutes and Lake Tarawera within 08 minutes car journey. Public Tennis Courts within 150 meters. Two Children's play grounds within close walking distance. Search for Glow worms at night within 200 meters from property along the track following the lake.Glow worm cave on Lake Okareka accessible only by boat. Flat section for kids and unencumbered view of lake. Children's toys, buckets, spades etc. Golf Course within 10 minutes


Average Rating: 5
27 total reviews

Great place to stay
Beautiful spot on the lake and having the use of kayaks etc was a plus. Lovely comfortable home ith everything you need for your stay. We cooked most nights as didn't want to leave the view!
Calvin Roberts
Great house in a special spot...superb location and just great!
Response from Owner
Thank you Calvin for such a nice review. We look forward to you and your family hopefully enjoying our holiday home in the future.
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Date rangeRatesMinimum stay
All year$500 / Night for 4 guests2 Nights
All year
$500 / Night for 4 guests
Min. stay: 2 Nights
The cleaning cost is $140 and does not include BBQ or Oven cleaning. Cleaning for these must be arranged the night before departure and extra will be charged for the cleaning.
House accommodates 4 and is for the sole use of the persons booked. Please don't ask for extra guests to be accommodated during a stay.
A house manual is available for viewing prior to booking.
Any water craft must be used with the appropriate life jackets which are stored in the laundry. The use of any canoes, kayaks or dinghy is your sole responsibility.
The spa pool must be kept locked when not in use.
The accompanying step and spa feet cleaning bucket must be stored away from the spa when not in use.




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