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Rototaha Lodge

Enjoy the beautiful view of Lake Ohakuri from the lounge.
7 reviews
Enjoy the beautiful view of Lake Ohakuri from the lounge.
Afternoon tea
An evening wine
Make your own meals in the modern kitchen or have them made for you.
Perfect spot for a good wine and good book
Modern kitchen appliances including a washing machine/clothes dryer.
Upstairs bedroom with luxury linens
Upstairs ensuite
Downstairs bedroom view
Downstairs bedroom with luxury linen
Downstairs bathroom
Rototaha Lodge hidden in the Larch trees
Have a BBQ in the afternoon sun
Light the fire pit and enjoy the evening stars
Lake Ohakuri
Let us arrange scenic helecopter flight, you'll be picked up just outside your door.
Autumn colours
Spring time
Classic New Zealand - Tui's and Kowhai
Take a walk around the properties beautiful and varied gardens
Mangnolia in bloom
Cherry blossoms.
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2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Rotorua, Rotorua District, Bay of Plenty Region, North Island
Architecturally designed Rototaha Lodge is only 30mins from Rotorua in New Zealands North Island. Built specifically to cater for guests who enjoy privacy and natural beauty. Although not close enough to see or hear them your hosts Hugh and Mandy Collins can arrange everything you might require from a three course meal or a picnic on the lake to fly fishing and scenic helicopter flights. Ask Mandy to prepare your meals for you (she will endeavour to use produce grown from her own extensive gardens or sourced from local farmers and growers) or head out into the gardens to pick your own herbs and seasonal vegetable to cook your own.
About the Owner, Mandy C
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 12 days ago
Listed since : Oct 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 7 reviews and 1 property
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Mark A
London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017 for a stay in January 2017

Had a short stay with my wife and two sons in January 2017. Stunning, secluded and tranquil location. House overlooks a beautiful lake - there are a couple of kayaks so time on the lake is an essential. Excellent accommodation - beatifully furnished and equipped. Made us want to move to NZ if we could live here. We didn't want...

Management response:

Thank you for your lovely words, we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay.


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Singapore, Singapore
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016 for a stay in October 2016

We had such a lovely stay hosted by Mandy and Hugh. Our children loved the cottage and asked to stay longer. The lake was beautiful and we enjoyed a fire in the evenings. Mandy keeps the cottage tidy and stocked. We had fresh fruit and some eggs for breakfast. We were a bit of a drive from civilization but we...

Management response:

Thanks for the lovely review Joy, it was a pleasure meeting you and your family. Mandy


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Auckland, New Zealand
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2014 for a stay in April 2014

Stayed at this lovely lodge for 2 nights with my family. We had the most wonderful time as Hugh and Mandy (fantastic hosts) did everything they could to make our time there comfortable and homey. It really was like a home because they provided us with all the extras and we even got to try Mandy's amazing home made choc...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Grill
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Towels Provided
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
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About the neighbourhood
Rototaha Lodge is well located about half-way between Rotorua and Taupo. Lake Ohakuri is one of around 17 lakes within the region. It is surrounded by rural agricultural farming and forestry, and is very peaceful and tranquil. It is easy to access local tourism attractions, (spa facilities, mountain biking, and much more) from a few minutes to a half-hour drive, or simply relax and enjoy the natural surroundings, with trout fishing on the doorstep.<BR>
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Rotorua International Airport: 40.0 km
Self-drive - directions will be provided on confirmation of your booking.<BR>Hosts can provide complimentary transfers from Rotorua or Taupo.<BR>The property is accessible by floatplane or helicopter.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby.
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