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Perfect for you - just minutes from SH1

4.89(81)SuperhostMotuoapa, Waikato, New Zealand
Entire guest suite hosted by Shona
4 guests2 bedrooms2 beds1 bath
Entire home
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Welcome to the guest wing of our beautiful place. It is modern, comfortable and private to ensure you have a wonderful stay. Enjoy the tranquil surroundings with a spectacular outlook to Mount Pukawa in the distance. Our location is less than 10 minutes from the shuttle services for the Tongariro Crossing, 25 minutes from Taupō and 40 minutes from Mt Ruapehu.
We look forward to hearing from you.

The space
The space is completely private with your own entrance. You won't share it with anyone else. The beds in both rooms beds electric blankets and there are heaters and fans available. Please feel free to use the closet space and luggage racks. You will have two bedrooms, a bathroom with shower and bath, and a separate toilet. In the living space there is a kitchenette set up for your use with a microwave, electric fry pan, jug and toaster. Self-help continental breakfast is provided - muesli or porridge, with milk available in the fridge. The washing machine is free to use. There is plenty of room in the garage for ski/snowboard gear. Bicycles can be secured on the private deck entrance out of sight or in the garage.

Guest access
There is a private guest entrance. The key is in a secure lockbox so you can come and go as you please.

Other things to note
If you are keen on trout fishing there are many fabulous spots right on your doorstep. The Tauranga Taupō river and mouth are only a short five minute drive on SH1. We have a dedicated fish cleaning area set up just to the rear left of your guest entrance desk. Fishing licenses can be purchased from the garage at Oruatua just two minutes down the road.
Welcome to the guest wing of our beautiful place. It is modern, comfortable and private to ensure you have a wonderful stay. Enjoy the tranquil surroundings with a spectacular outlook to Mount Pukawa in the distance. Our location is less than 10 minutes from the shuttle services for the Tongariro Crossing, 25 minutes from Taupō and 40 minutes from Mt Ruapehu.
We look forward to hearing from you.

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Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed

Amenities

Kitchen
Washer
Free parking on premises
Wifi
Breakfast
Room-darkening shades
Heating
Smoke alarm
Security cameras on property
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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4.89 out of 5 stars from 81 reviews

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Location

Motuoapa, Waikato, New Zealand

Motuoapa is a gorgeous, sleepy little village on the southern shore of Lake Taupo. There is a popular cafe which is a leisurely 10 minute stroll from our place. Turangi is an easy 10 minute drive. In 40 minutes you can be at Mt Ruapehu and the Whakapapa ski field. The Tokaanu thermal pools are only 15 minutes away. From Taupo, it is a 25 minute drive on SH1 to get to Motuoapa.
Motuoapa is a gorgeous, sleepy little village on the southern shore of Lake Taupo. There is a popular cafe which is a leisurely 10 minute stroll from our place. Turangi is an easy 10 minute drive. In 40 minute…

Hosted by Shona

Joined in March 2019
  • 81 Reviews
  • Superhost
My husband Ken and I have been married for 31 years. We have three adult children and six adorable grandchildren. We love traveling, DIY projects and spending time with our family. We also love spending time on the Great Lake Taupō. We are excited to offer our beautiful guest wing to you and know you will love your time there.
My husband Ken and I have been married for 31 years. We have three adult children and six adorable grandchildren. We love traveling, DIY projects and spending time with our family.…
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: After 2:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
Self check-in with lockbox
Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Health & safety
Committed to Airbnb's enhanced cleaning process. Learn more
Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
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Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Cancellation policy

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