Lake Holiday Home - lovely views, big section

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About this Holiday House

Our place is located right on the reserve, overlooks the golfcourse and has lovely lake views. We walk to golf, the lake, park, the shops etc Perfect for watersports, golf, mountain biking, hiking or just a relaxing weekend. Large near flat section, huge covered deck & outdoor living area with spa pool, trampoline, little kids slide etc. The house is 3 bedrooms plus bunks in an open area, and there is a sleepout. PLEASE NOTE .. No WiFi, no tv :) This is our family bach, it's basic and not fancy but we love it. Bedroom 1 - Queen bed Bedroom 2 - Double bed Bedroom 3 - Cot & kids bunks (they are kids bunks and not full length) Open Plan - single bunks (please note this is not a separate bedroom and is open to the rest of the house). Sleepout - Double bed Please NO smokers staying, not even if you smoke outside. No parties. Check-In: Anytime after 3pm Check-Out: Anytime before 11am (If there are no other bookings, we are happy to be flexible on these times.) Our place is within walking distance to the local shops, there is a small grocery store, cafe, pharmacy and takeaways. The closest gas / petrol station is in Whakamaru, about 5 mins drive. Approximately 45mins - 1 hour from both Rotorua and Taupo. Mangakino is a small town located next to Lake Maretai and in the heart of the North Island of New Zealand, in the Great Lake Taupo region. Once a thriving town due to the construction of the many dams in the area and the forestry industry. It is now a small and quiet lakeside village and has become more popular with holiday makers and tourists alike. Mangakino is the perfect place to enjoy the stunning lake and forest scenery, great for watersports, golf, mountain biking and hiking or just a relaxing weekend away. Have a relaxing summer picnic lunch or dinner on the shores of Lake Maraetai while watching the thrills and spills of the wakeboarders out on the water. The lake also reaches comfortable temperatures for swimming during summer. You can also hire mountain bikes and kayaks at the lakefront. The perfect spot for hiking and mountain biking, the Waikato River Trails run along from the Mangakino lakefront to the Whakamaru Dam and features a 70 metre suspension bridge across the Waikato River, 4km from the Mangakino end of the trail. Hiking in the Pureora Forest is also popular, particularly the renowned Timber Trail. You will need a car to get here. There is no public transport. Approximately 45mins - 1 hour from both Rotorua and Taupo, and 3 hours from Auckland.

Details and amenities

Child friendly
Pet: please enquire
Linen provided
No smoking
No disabled access
Spa pool
Heating & cooling
Air Conditioning
Heat pump
High Chair
Extra Bedding
Washing Machine
Boat parking
Off Street Parking
Tea, coffee, sugar etc
Cellphone coverage
Clothes line
Laundry Tub
Outdoor furniture

Bed layout

1 Double(s), 2 Queen(s), 1 Bunk(s), 1 Cot(s), 2 Three Quarter Bed


Average Rating: 5
2 total reviews

Stay was amazing nice comfy beds plenty of space for kids to play while it was raining spa was a huge hit for us and the location was great also :) will definatly be back
Debra Ngamata
Absolutely fabulous home for such a small price. We loved having meals out on the balcony and a great place if you have children. Spectacular views while soaking in the spa. It exceeded our expectations thank you. We cant wait to go back again.



Date rangeRatesExtra guestsMinimum stay
12 May - 28 Oct $120 / Night for 6 guests$101 Night
12 May - 28 Oct (Weekends)$180 / Night for 6 guests$102 Nights
Rest of year$180 / Night for 6 guests$101 Night
Rest of year (Weekends)$265 / Night for 6 guests$102 Nights
12 May - 28 Oct
$120 / Night for 6 guests
Extra guests: $10Min. stay: 1 Night
12 May - 28 Oct (Weekends)
$180 / Night for 6 guests
Extra guests: $10Min. stay: 2 Nights
Rest of year
$180 / Night for 6 guests
Extra guests: $10Min. stay: 1 Night
Rest of year (Weekends)
$265 / Night for 6 guests
Extra guests: $10Min. stay: 2 Nights




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