I stayed for only one night, and wish I had had more time here. My room was very clean and a generous size (unlike some accommodations which although modern, are fairly tight, especially bathrooms). The lady in charge gave me a free-standing lamp for the double bedroom so I could read in bed. I really enjoyed the hot water here. There are four pools in a rustic old wooden bathhouse, with the bore gurgling and spurting nearby. Three of the cubicles were enclosed, but I liked the pool on the far left which was open to the fields and views of Mt. Tauhara in the distance. A friend living in Turangi called in next morning to bathe when there was a big frost, and it was lovely to immerse ourselves in the really hot water and watch the steam rising from the pool and the melting frost as the sun came up. We even picked grapes from the grapevine growing outside the pool. One of the pools did not seem to be in use as it was very murky with floaties in it and did not appear to have water flowing through it. I would definitely stay here again, with better planning, and would make use of the kitchen facilities, as I love the Tokaanu/Turangi area with its lake, volcanoes, fabulous scenery and hot water abounding.
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