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Bedroom end of the houseRelax in our garden
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2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
Self check-inCheck yourself in with the lockbox.
Sparkling clean13 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Indoor fireplaceThis is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.

Our home is located in a quiet rural location set on 10 acres with farm animals and our two cats Shadow and Mickey. We are a five minute drive out of Ngongotaha, and 20 minutes drive into Rotorua city centre. Rotorua is a melting pot of natural and cultural attractions. Enjoy the regions unique mix of bubbling mud pools, Maori heritage and spectacular lakes and forests.


Indoor fireplace
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

House Rules

Not safe or suitable for children (0-12) and pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 4PM and check out by 10AM
Self check-in with lockbox


62 Reviews

Div User Profile
February 2018
Sara is a super host for a reason. we stayed at 4 airbnb locations during our 10 day trip to nz and among all sara place was the best. Sara and tom are super nice, very welcoming and accomodative to guest requests. She provided great inputs about places to visit. Best is she quic…
Margaret User Profile
May 2017
A bucolic quiet setting complete with cows next door. Sara and Tom were kind and welcoming, sharing a room of their nice large farmhouse with us. Comfortable bed and they even provided their kitchen and food for us to make ourselves breakfast. Easy 8 minute drive into downtown R…
Christian User Profile
April 2017
Sara and Tom were amazing hosts during our stay. The location was perfect as it was quiet yet very close to Ngongotaha and Rotorua. They were very knowledgeable of the area and gave us great ideas to explore the area. They even provided us with cereal to eat for breakfast! The tw…
Sara User Profile
Response from Sara:
Loved having you both :)
April 2017
Arthur User Profile
March 2017
Sara's place was like a breath of fresh air, large open ranch style home with beautiful grounds. We enjoyed staying there and meeting Sara. We would definitely stay there again.
Jorge User Profile
January 2017
Bueatiful place. So quiet and lovely. Tom was a great host and we had a blast! Thank you for showing us a true kiwi's hospitality
Hilary User Profile
November 2018
We had a very enjoyable two days in Settlers rest. Sara and Tom made us feel very welcome and comfortable. We would highly recommend their accommodation.
Kim User Profile
October 2018
Sara and Tom's place is just lovely. Being in the countryside it was quiet and peaceful. The bed was super comfortable and I had the best night's sleep in ages. Sara kept me up to date with what was happening and I felt very welcomed. Only Tom was home for my visit and he is a gr…
Sara User Profile
Response from Sara:
Glad you enjoyed your stay. I forgot to put on your review "highly recommend you as a guest"
October 2018

Hosted by Sara

Rotorua, New ZealandJoined in November 2016
Sara User Profile
62 Reviews
Sara is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
We live in Ngongotaha, Rotorua, the kids have left home so we would like to share a little of our home with you.
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