The Fat Pigeon

444 Spencer Rd, Lake Tarawera, Rotorua
12
Max Guests
6
Bedrooms
2.5
Bathrooms

About this Holiday House

A 6 bedroomed, two level house beautifully situated right across the road from Lake Tarawera's most accessible & best swimming beach Cliff Rd. Great for two families or large family groups as the two levels are each self contained. We get many groups doing sporting events at Blue Lake etc. Plenty of covered area for bikes. Rent the whole 6 bedroomed house or just the bottom flat. Minimum of 4 days for whole house and during peak times ( 20th December to 31st January) preference given to those who want a week or more. (The flat at the bottom is $120 for 4 people & $15pp extra pp per night . BYO linen & towels or hire for $20pp. This has 3 bedrooms, small kitchen, toilet & bathroom, living area & outdoor area with BBQ. It sleeps 7 people) From the whole house...,Lake and mountain views... and a dream kitchen with concertina windows which open to a covered outdoor eating area are special features. Plenty of room to park boats. Children are very welcome. We have a trampoline & some books & Lego to keep them happy. Portacot & highchair available. Warm in winter with 4 heat pumps. Upstairs has 3 bedrooms with Queen beds; a large living area with a huge L shaped leather lounge suite and overlooks the lake & mountain. The large dining table and area seats many people and spills out to the outdoor eating area. There is a large luxury bathroom with 2 handbasins, a shower & bath. There is a separate toilet. The two double bedrooms open up to a patio and are private & comfotable. The flat downstairs has 3 bedrooms with one queen, one double, 2 singles & a king single. it has its own kitchenette, bathroom, toilet, lounge & dining area. It also has a BBQ & outdoor eating area. There are internal stairs connecting both levels There is wireless internet, TV & selection of DVDs. We have many mountain bikers stay with us & use the famous Redwood Forest tracks. We have room for you to store your own bikes on our property. There are no shops in this area, so you will need to bring all your own food & beverages including breakfast food, tea and coffee. This is an independent holiday experience with keys in two coded key boxes etc. We have a covered luxury pontoon boat that we use to explore the lake & guests particularly enjoy the trip to hotwater beach & a secluded hot pool only accessible by boat or a 3 to 4 hr wolk. We give a big discount to guests for a 2 & 1/2 hr trip Need at least 2 people ($100 for 2 people). We can also take you rock jumping & swimming from the boat for a small fee. Can include a meal on the boat too. Around this area you can swim, fish or hike. Bikes & kayaks for guests to use. Awake to bird song. This is a renowned area for native birds. The fat pigeons are the big, native pigeons which are becoming threatened in N.Z. However Lake Tarawera has an abundance of them. The Fat Pigeon is a great base to explore the lakes & Rotorua. http://www.rotoruanz.com/visit/home.aspx There is wireless internet,two TVs & selection of DVDs. We have many mountain bikers stay with us & use the famous Redwood Forest tracks. We have room for you to store your own bikes on our property. Children are very welcome. We have a trampoline & some books & Lego to keep them happy. Cliff Rd with its sandy beach is perfect for children and just across the road from The Fat Pigeon. There are no shops in this area, so you will need to bring all your own food & beverages including breakfast food, tea and coffee. This is an independent holiday experience with keys in two coded key boxes etc. We use grid connected solar power for our electricity and try to live as sustainably as possible with recycling, composting facilities & even have a solar oven guests can use.

Details and amenities

Child friendly
Pet friendly
Linen: please enquire
No smoking
Accessibility: please enquire
Features
BBQ
Bikes
Kayak(s)
Spa Bath
Heating & cooling
Air Conditioning
Electric blankets
Fire place
Heat pump
Kitchen
Dishwasher
Food processor
Freezer
Fridge
High Chair
Microwave
Oven
Bathroom
Accessible Bathroom
Bath
Shower
Laundry
Cot Available
Extra Bedding
Iron
Portacot
Washing Machine
Parking
Boat parking
Off Street Parking
Basics
TV
Wifi
Other
Broadband
Cleaning equipment
Cleaning supplies
Clothes line
Computer/internet
DVD
Extra Toilet
Fire wood supplied
Fridge/Freezer
Internet available
Laundry Tub
Outdoor furniture
Phone
Toaster

Bed layout

3 Queen(s), 2 Double(s), 2 Bunk(s), 1 King single(s)

Reviews

Average Rating: 5
1 total review

astrid
Great spot for multifamily get-together. The perfect set-up. Loved the use of the kayaks.

Availability

Rates

Date rangeRatesExtra guestsMinimum stay
20 Dec - 31 Jan $380 / Night for 8 guests$201 Night
Rest of year$350 / Night for 8 guests$204 Nights
20 Dec - 31 Jan
$380 / Night for 8 guests
Extra guests: $20Min. stay: 1 Night
Rest of year
$350 / Night for 8 guests
Extra guests: $20Min. stay: 4 Nights
Minimum of 4 nights and Preference given to booking enquires of a week or more during peak season from 20th Dec to 31st January.

Duvets, covers & pillows are provided. Please BYO sheets, pillowcases & towels. Or they can be hired for $20pp per stay.

This is not a house for parties. Please leave it tidy for the next guests or if you'd prefer pay a $100 cleaning fee.

Deals

Rent Self Contained Flat.
If you want to rent just the bottom level. it is $120 for 4 people & $15pp extra people. BYO linen & towels. This has 3 bedrooms, small kitchen, toilet & bathroom, living area & outdoor area with BBQ. After 12th the whole house is available.
Available all year

Location

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