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Lake edge luxury, The Willows, Rotorua New Zealand

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4 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 12
Rotorua, Rotorua District, Bay of Plenty Region, North Island
Affordable luxury at Kawaha Point. Lovely, generously appointed two level, 4 bedroom home in a stunning setting - the perfect lake edge family holiday location.

The house sleeps up to 12 comfortably so is ideal for two or three families wanting to share a holiday experience and costs. It is also ideal for family reunions, team building weekends, responsible sports groups and business get-togethers. No large, noisy gatherings exceeding 15 people. Please keep noise down after 10 pm in consideration of neighbours.

The property features an open plan design with two lounges and access to three separate deck areas. The large deck adjacent to the new kitchen (installed October 2014) has magnificent views over Lake Rotorua and Rotorua City. The rear deck includes a mains gas BBQ area and spa pool. The garage has gym equipment. The Home The...
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Listing #FKN3804498
About the Owner
Kerry S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2011
Interaction with guests
I like to meet guests on arrival and make sure they are settled and comfortable. Then I leave them to enjoy the property. I live 25 minutes away at Lake Tarawera but I am easily contactable and available if needed for assistance.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This house has plenty of space and is well equipped with everything you could possibly need including over 1000 DVDs. The location with lake frontage is magical and the gardens are superb. It was lovely to meet our host Kerry who met us on arrival...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Julie R
707KerryS, VR Owner at Lake edge luxury, The Willows, Rotorua New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the lovely review, Julie. Hope to see you back in NZ one day. Have a great Christmas and festive season! Kerry

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Perth Hills, Australia
Reviewed February 28, 2017

Date of stay: February 2017
707KerryS, VR Owner at Lake edge luxury, The Willows, Rotorua New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2017


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Reviewed December 26, 2016

Five adults, one toddler and a baby stayed in the house for a week. The two lounge areas allowed for we grandparents to escape for some quiet time. The great kitchen that overlooked the lake made cooking dinner a delight. We appreciated the BBQ and...More

Date of stay: December 2016
Thank Rarebreaks
707KerryS, VR Owner at Lake edge luxury, The Willows, Rotorua New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded January 7, 2017

Thanks for the lovely words, guys. Hope to see you back in Rotorualc one day. Cheers Kerry

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Gym
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (12)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(5)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
No loud parties other than family gatherings and celebrations. Be considerate of neighbours and reduce noise levels after 10.00pm.
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Kings
    1 King
    5 Twins
    1 Sofa
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
  • Cleaning fee: C$58 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Costs are shown in AUD only because TripAdvisor will not provide a New Zealand currency option. Costs are charged in New Zealand dollars on NZ websites. All prices are inclusive of NZ Goods & Services Tax. A premium rate (minimum booking 7 nights for up to 12 guests) applies from the week before Christmas to the First week of February. Shorter bookings between these bookings or longer bookings will be accepted subject to negotiation. Though there is a 2 night minimum stay, I will take 1 night bookings from Sunday to Thursday outside of public or school holiday periods. A 3 night minimum booking applies for holiday weekends and a 4 night minimum booking applies at Easter.
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About the neighbourhood
An international tourism icon, Rotorua is renowned as the heartland of Maori culture and is a geothermal wonderland. The Rotorua district has a multi-cultural population of approximately 70,000 people. Rotorua city is located on the southern shore of Lake Rotorua, while the district includes a number of rural and lakeside communities.

There are 16 lakes in the vicinity of Rotorua, many of which are fishable lakes packed with rainbow and brown trout. The lakes are a popular attraction for many water-based activities. From the moment visitors enter Rotorua they know they're somewhere quite different.

Located in the central North Island, Rotorua is well connected to the rest of New Zealand, and the world, through a network of air and road links. The city is a leisurely three-hour...
Getting around
You will require a vehicle to get around the city and its environs. The house is on a bus route but it is a little far to walk to town.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Rotorua: 16.0 km
Railway: N/A: 0.0 km
Ferry: N/A: 0.0 km
Arriving from the north: follow the signs to Rotorua. Turn left at the traffic lights for Kawaha Point Road, the first major intersection after the tourist enterprises of Skyline Skyrides and Rainbow Springs. Follow Kawaha Point Road to its intersection with Koutu Road and turn left at the shops. Take the first turn on the right (where the road becomes Kawaha Point Road again) and the property is the first driveway on the right after the Pah Road sign. The address is 163 Kawaha Point Road.

Arriving from the south: follow Old Taupo Road and Fairy Springs Road, turn right at the traffic lights intersection with Kawaha Point Road then follow the same directions above.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 72.0 km.
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