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Kōpū Cottage! - Tongariro/Ruapehu/Lake Taupo

SuperhostTurangi, Waikato, New Zealand
Tiny house hosted by Tara
4 guests2 beds1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the tiny house to yourself.
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Are you looking for adrenalin filled adventure? Rest and relaxation? Or complete solitude to do some soul searching? Turangi, idyllically removed from the hustle and bustle of the city is nestled in the perfect location on the southern most shores of Great Lake Taupo. What ever it is you are looking for, Turangi and its surrounds has it on offer. 40 minutes south to Mt Ruhapehu and the Tongariro Crossing, 40 minutes north to Taupo the adventure capital of NZ. Its a perfect base for everything.

The space
Simplistic cool lines are on offer here in the funky holiday home. With studio style-spacious open plan living and featuring easy-to-use kitchen with bi-fold windows which open up to a beautiful view. It consists of two bedrooms, a well appointed bathroom and great outdoor entertaining areas complete with fire pit, BBQ and patio. Situated on a large restful site with elevated aspect, this home is the perfect escape or on the doorstep to the many adventures available in Turangi and its surrounds!

Guest access
You have free reign of bungalow and use of large outdoor fire pit Great to sit around the camp fire mesmerised by the flames and the majestic stars above.

Other things to note
Take a visit to the local information centre in town who can assist you with transport, guided tour booking and much much more .
Remember to bring good walking shoes or tramping boots to get around and it is essential you take a warm jacket whenever you travel as I country is known for "it's 4 seasons in one day' and best be prepared should you be adventuring somewhere off the many beaten tracks.

To fill your hungry bellies, there are a number of very reputable eateries in town , including the Turangi Tavern if you need sports on telly fix or even a spin on the pokies

FREE UNLIMITED WIFI to keep in contact with family and friends, keeping them updated on your travels with photos of our beautiful region
Are you looking for adrenalin filled adventure? Rest and relaxation? Or complete solitude to do some soul searching? Turangi, idyllically removed from the hustle and bustle of the city is nestled in the perfect location on the southern most shores of Great Lake Taupo. What ever it is you are looking for, Turangi and its surrounds has it on offer. 40 minutes south to Mt Ruhapehu and the Tongariro Crossing, 40 minutes north to Taupo the adventure capital of NZ. Its a perfect base for everything.

The space
Simplistic cool lines are on offer here in the funky holiday home. With studio style-spacious open plan living and featuring easy-to-use kitchen with bi-fold windows which open up to a beautiful view. It consists of two bedrooms, a well appointed bathroom and great outdoor entertaining areas complete with fire pit, BBQ and patio. Situated on a large restful site with elevated aspect, this home is the perfect escape or on the doorstep to the many adventures available in Turangi and its surrounds!

Guest access
You have free reign of bungalow and use of large outdoor fire pit Great to sit around the camp fire mesmerised by the flames and the majestic stars above.

Other things to not…

Sleeping arrangements

Common spaces
1 queen bed, 1 double bed

Amenities

Kitchen
Wifi
Free parking on premises
Hangers
Hair dryer
Laptop-friendly workspace
Essentials
Indoor fireplace
TV
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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Location

Turangi, Waikato, New Zealand

Located 5 minutes walk from the Mighty Tongariro River, a world famous trout fishing destination. There are also numerous wonderful bush walks along the river and into the surrounds. Turangi is also the perfect base should you wish to complete the famous Tongariro Crossing or venture up Mt Ruhapehu for skiing/snowboarding or even a trip to on the ski lifts to Knoll Ridge Cafe, NZ's highest cafe to take in the spectacular views and have a bite to eat.
Other available activities include:
Kayaking
White water rafting
Golf Course
Geothermal hotpools
Mountain Biking
Hunting and fishing
National Trout Centre
Historical places of interest
Exploring beautiful Lake Taupo
Scenic Flights over Mt Ruhapehu and Tongariro
Visit Mt Doom (Lord of the Rings).

Gear for all adventure activities is provided by the appropriate providers of the activity. Snow gear rental and bicycle rentals are available for very reasonable rates in Turangi town centre.

Brochures on all local activities are provided for you to look and decide what adventures to participate in at Kopu Cottage.
Located 5 minutes walk from the Mighty Tongariro River, a world famous trout fishing destination. There are also numerous wonderful bush walks along the river and into the surrounds. Turangi is also the perfect…

Tongariro River Rafting
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Lakeland House Restaurant
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Lake Rotopounamu
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Lake Taupo
14.0 mi

Hosted by Tara

Joined in July 2017
  • 268 Reviews
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I've got gypsy wanderlust in my blood, which led me to Turangi where I fell in love with its many possibilities and adventures. I'm a fun, easy going soul, who loves Hobbits and all things NZ! From me and my partner Phillip, welcome to Middle-Earth! :)
I've got gypsy wanderlust in my blood, which led me to Turangi where I fell in love with its many possibilities and adventures. I'm a fun, easy going soul, who loves Hobbits and al…
Co-hosts
  • Zavra
  • Phillip
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: After 2:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
Self check-in with lockbox
Not suitable for children and infants
No smoking
No pets
Health & safety
Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
Carbon monoxide alarm not reported Learn more
Smoke alarm
Security Deposit - if you damage the home, you may be charged up to $100