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Rustic Tui Retreat

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Rustic Tui Retreat

Entire house
6 guests3 bedrooms4 beds1 bath
6 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
1 bath

Opposite Rhubarb cafe, short walk to Arapuni swing bridge overlooking the historic Arapuni Hydro power Station. Great for taming the adventure spirit try mountain biking the Waikato River Trails. 10min from Bulmers landing, launch your vessel on Arapuni Lake to spend the day out on the water. 15min from Maungatautari Scenic Reserve. 25min to Karāpiro race course. 30min to Hobbiton. 45mins from Hamilton. 2hrs from Auckland.

Dogs allowed (keep outside), TV freeview and in-built DVD player


Free parking on premises

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
2 single beds

House Rules

Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in time is 2PM - 6PM and check out out by 12PM (noon)


8 Reviews

Howard User Profile
December 2018
The host canceled this reservation 21 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.
Matthew User Profile
December 2017
Nice place to stay basic but adequate. Arapuni is a small quiet place but the lake, walks and bike trails are great. Had a great time here
Anastasha User Profile
February 2017
Was a really good stay, our host was extremely accommodating as we had late check ins and early check outs and extra people and days which were easy to communicate around. Made the end of a long drive from Wellington nice and easy to come somewhere so comfortable :) hopefully we …
Sharon User Profile
January 2017
Spacious place with character and loads of parking. Located near Swing bridge and local café. Fish and chips next door by neighbor are great. Fridge/freezer has a problem so it beeps which might wake you in the night and not cold enough so needs attention. Not as clean as I wo…
Todd User Profile
January 2017
Roomy and convenient stop on the way to Hobbiton. Comfy beds made a nice basic stay.
Melissa User Profile
December 2016
Josephine was pleasant and easy to deal with. The house was a great space but needs an update in the furniture as it is old and very sparse. One of the beds was comfortable, the others not so much. Fridge and stove were not working properly but I did let Josephine know so she …
Ammar User Profile
November 2016
Josephine provided us with a perfect place to stay in between our travels from Waitomo to Cathedral Cove. It gave us the chance to see the country and she also dedicated her time to helping us plan the best ways to get to attractions and what activities to do in the area and in o…

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