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Lake edge luxury, The Willows, Rotorua New Zealand

Aerial view of the house
4.5 of 5 stars
Very good
34 reviews
Aerial view of the house
View from the lake
Front view from lake edge
Aerial view prior to repainting in 2005
Kitchen and dining area - kitchen has great views of the lake
New kitchen installed October 2014
Another view of new kitchen
Home theatre lounge and some of the 1000+ DVDs
Home theatre lounge - 50' Panasonic HD TV with Sky
Panasonic 50' HD TV
Home theatre lounge
View from home theatre lounge
Master bedroom has ensuite and french doors to a sun deck
Lake view from master bedroom
Master bedroom ensuite shower
Second ground floor bedroom - king bed
Third ground floor bedroom has two single beds
Upstairs sleeping has 1 Queen, 3 x Singles and 1 x Trundler bed
Main bathroom is fully tiled and has bath, shower, toilet and bidet
Conversation lounge with one of two log fires in the living areas
Outdoor BBQ area
Spa and BBQ deck at rear of house
Garden love seat
Kayaks and dinghy
Garden and lake view
Spring (November) colour in the garden
Another view from the lake
View from front steps
Lake edge view
Another view from the lake edge
More spring colour
Front right side of the house
Front left view of the house
Winter morning view from house over Lake Rotorua to Rotorua City
Widescreen view from the top of the driveway over Lake Rotorua
Kawaha Point, Rotorua - view from the Skyline Skyrides gondolas on Mt Ngongotaha
A view of the city from the forest - showing the location of Kawaha Pt
Kuirau Park - geothermal activity can be viewed free of charge in the centre of the city
Kuirau Park - geothermal activity can be viewed free of charge in the centre of the city
The Lakeland Queen on Lake Rotorua
White water rafting
Mountain biking in the Redwoods
Widescreen view of Rotorua from the Gondolas
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4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 12
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.

The property features an open plan design with two lounges and access to three separate deck areas. The large deck adjacent to the brand 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 and table tennis table. The Home Theatre lounge has 50' Widescreen TV and over 1000 DVD movies. There is a separate con...
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About the owner, Kerry S
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Listed since : Apr 2011
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 34 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #FKN3804498 by: FlipKey
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4.5 of 5 stars Very good - based on 34 reviews
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Western Australia
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 27 April 2011 for a stay in November 2009


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Every confirmation letter offers guests the choice of paying $50 for housekeeping, or the requirement is to leave the house as they found it, with the house cleaned, vacuumed, washing... more

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 27 April 2011 for a stay in April 2011


Sarah & Steve Gemmell
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 27 April 2011 for a stay in November 2010


  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Gym
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (12)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(5)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
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  • Cleaning fee: £24 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Costs are shown in AUD but are charged in New Zealand dollars and are NZ$295 per night for the first two people plus NZ$25 per person per night for additional guests. The weekly rate is NZ$1,690 for the first two guests plus NZ$125 per additional guest. Under 5s are free of charge. All prices are inclusive of NZ Goods & Services Tax.A premium rate of NZ$2,950 per week (minimum booking 7 nights for up to 12 guests) applies from Christmas to the end of January. Shorter bookings between week or longer bookings will be accepted subject to negotiation. Though there is a 2 night minimum stay, I will take 1 night bookings for $590 by arrangement. A 3 night minimum booking applies for holiday weekends and a 4 night minimum booking applies at Easter.A 25% deposit is required to secure a booking with the balance of payment due prior to or on arrival.A cleaning and laundry service is available for an additional NZ$60. Otherwise, guests are expected to wash the linen and towels used, make... more
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How to get there
Airport: Rotorua: 16.0 km
Railway: N/A: 0.0 km
Ferry: N/A: 0.0 km
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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