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Our house with jetty, large vege garden and lawn. Your accommodation is on the lower level.Stunning views from your deck
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Ideal Retreat- romantic & serene

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Carol

Ideal Retreat- romantic & serene

4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Great location93% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Carol is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

Breathtaking views in a pristine lakeside environment. Outstanding location on the edge of beautiful Lake Okareka. Serene, secluded, close to nature yet easy access by car to tourist sites. Comfortable, fresh, clean, new & warm accommodation. Organic vegetable garden. Free WIFI. Free use of 2 kayaks. Sleeps 1 couple + 2 older children. Continental breakfast. Extras: 3 course dinner $55 ea -BYO wine; massage $95/hr. Perfect if you want to visit Rotorua without being in busy tourist accommodation.

Amenities

Dryer
Essentials
Heating
Iron
Laptop friendly workspace
TV

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Common spaces
1 sofa bed

House Rules

Not safe or suitable for infants (Under 2 years)
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in time is 2PM - 4PM
Check out by 10AM

Availability

142 Reviews

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Jaya User Profile
Jaya
January 2018
Carol and Mikes place was a perfect place to stay close by to rotarua. They are situated directly on the lake which is so peaceful and beautiful . It’s near by to a beautiful nature walk along the lake . The place was spotless and comfortable and private ! Carol provided deliciou…
William User Profile
William
January 2018
Great location just 15 min outside of Rotorua. Lovely views of the garden and lake from the living space. Carol is very responsive and adds a personal touch to make you feel welcome. Note that the second bedroom is a separate space (external access) from the main accommodation. …
Ryan User Profile
Ryan
July 2017
Carol is a good host and has a just gorgeous place on the lake. Home made yogurt and jams for breakfast were delightful. We did run into a small situation where Carol had to enter our unit during our stay but it was to turn off a heater we had left on.
John William User Profile
John William
June 2017
Amazing lakeside retreat, Carol & Mike are fantastic, accomodating hosts. Definite recommend when staying in the Rotorua area
Emmy User Profile
Emmy
April 2017
Close to town and walks with lovely view of volcano and lake.
Kaitlin User Profile
Kaitlin
February 2017
Lovely bed and breakfast! Very quiet and peaceful location right on the lake. Carol gave us a wonderful tour of her garden and we really enjoyed her homemade breakfast. We had a great time exploring the surrounding area including Waimangu Volcanic Valley. Perfect spot for a r…
Norbert User Profile
Norbert
January 2017
The location is amazing. Peaceful, serene, and breathtaking views of the lake. Carol goes above and beyond to make you feel welcome. I highly recommend staying here.

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Rotorua, New ZealandJoined in June 2013
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Carol is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I love to chat with people and get to know a little about each guest. I am a member of Toastmasters and enjoy meeting people from a wide variety of backgrounds. I am qualified in natural therapies and have recently retired. I enjoy cooking healthy whole foods, growing my own vege…
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