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Lake Edge Rotorua New Zealand

Mokoia Island
5.0 of 5 bubbles
2 reviews
Mokoia Island
Trout caught out in lake Rotorua
Sunset from the deck
Our home taken from the lake
Helicopter landing to take guest to White Island,
Lounge looking to lake
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Rotorua, Rotorua District, Bay of Plenty Region, North Island
On the western side of Lake Rotorua with views across the lake to Mokoia Island, Rotorua City, surrounding hills, forests and farm land. Superb sunsets every night regardless of the weather.
Just 10 minutes to the city centre, minutes from the worlds best mountain biking Red Wood forest, trout fishing, kayaking, white water rafting, walking and horse riding trails. Minutes from the best little organic cafe in NZ, great hotel restaurant and the local store. Minutes from the unique and fabulous Hell's Gate geothermal park and mineral and hot spa. There is no better place to relax after a day of exciting activity.
All rooms open on to a deck which leads to the beach. One queen bedroom and one 2 single beds, lounge/kitchen, laundry, bathroom, 2 showers.
You may use the stand up paddle board, kayak, fishing rod, petanque and bbq.
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About the Owner, Gay K
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 25 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 22 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 2 reviews and 1 property
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English first
Sydney, Australia
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169 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2015 for a stay in October 2015

This was a very comfortable place to stay and the owners have gone to great lengths to try and help their guests. The owners live upstairs and it is totally seperated so you have your own space. The lounge and bedrooms overlook the lovely lake and I thoroughly enjoyed coming back after a day of touring to relax overlooking the Lake - the sunsets were extraordinary.

The home is close to the lovely village of Okere Falls which is a hidden little gem in itself. If you have a car this is so much better than staying in town at a hotel. We loved our stay and there is lots to do in the area. If you like driving this is a great base, we would recommend the Waitomo glow worms ( a couple of hours each way but lovely drive), the Wai-o-tomo geo thermal wonderland, the Te Waihou walk ( on the way to the glow worms), the Tamaki Maori cultural village show. We loved our stay here.

We would thoroughly recommend this as a base for a few days as long as you don't want a hotel, or the...

Taipei, Taiwan
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2014 for a stay in January 2014
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We enjoyed our stay here very much. About 10 min. drive from downtown which was fine for us. Right on the shores of the lake, the kids enjoyed paddling and kayaking and was super safe as the water is only knee-deep for miles around. The apartment itself was very clean and comfortable, omner is very friendly with a lot of local knowledge.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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About the neighbourhood
We are on the western side of Lake Rotorua looking out to Mokoia Island, the city, hills and surrounding area,
Just 6km over the hill ton Lake Rotoiti is Okere Store where you can have the best coffee, food and drinks of anywhere in NZ. Over the road from the store is NZ's best white water kayaking and rafting.
4km in the other direction is Hell's Gate the only mud spa in the southern hemisphere and also a great geothermal area and rain forest with the highest hot water falls in the southern hemisphere.
Further on towards the city (10km) is the world famous Red Wood mt biking and walking park. Continuing past the Red Woods is the beautiful Blue Lake, Lake Okareka and Lake Tarawera.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Rotorua: 4.8 km
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 80.0 km.
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