Welcome to our Listing! If you are looking for a place to rest on your journey through NZ or if you'd like to make this your temporary home away from home, then this is the perfect place for you. We have our own private Lake Access. This is a downstairs attached apartment. It is a self-contained two bedroom unit, with a private entrance.
Our location is around 18 minutes from Rotorua, the nearest supermarket for supplies is around 15 minutes away, you will pass as you drive to us from Rotorua
This listing is for our downstairs unit. There is no immediate access to our main dwelling upstairs. However there are two private entrances from outside to both bedrooms. You initially you walk into the main area which is a spacious bedroom with a sitting/lounging area and a smart TV. The bed in this room is a double bed There is ample room, and a closet to store any additional luggage, or clothes.
Adjacent to the Main bedroom small but very adequate bathroom. The bathroom is remodeled with a modern taste. There is a stand-up shower unit in the bathroom.
Just down the short hallway there is the modern kitchenette. Note that this kitchen is not a fully- furnished kitchen. There is no oven, however we do provide a working 2 element Hotplate, and a Microwave. We provide an array of utensils, and dinnerware for meal prep and serving. In addition to these amenities, we provide a full sized Fridge/freezer. If you would like to wash your clothes from travelling, we have included a modern, washer underneath the bench top.
The second bedroom is located right off from the kitchen. The room has a door for privacy from the kitchen area. It also has a private entrance from outdoors. This bedroom has a comfortable Queen bed.
Our apartment is ideally located for those who love being in the great outdoors, Whether you desire a brisk morning walk through Native Forest or desire a calm evening stroll along Rotorua's pristine Waterways.
Some notable attractions in the vicinity are
Hell's Gate - Located 6 minutes away, A world class geothermal spa pool retreat. They have a variety of spa packages, and even boast of New Zealand's largest Mud Volcano! There is an entrance fee. For more info click on the link: http://www.hellsgate.co.nz/
Lake Rotoma - 10 minute drive. It is known as the cleanest, most pristine Lake in the Bay of Plenty region. It is a lake ideal for fishing, boating, water sports. It even has a track for walking known as the ROTOMA BRIDLE TRACK. Follow the link for more information. http://www.rotoruanz.com/visit/see-and-do/lake-river-activities/lake-rotoma
Lake Okataina - 10 minute drive. This lake is a slightly hidden gem. There aren't enough moments in a day to explore all that this lake area has to offer. It has numerous tracks, varying from short 20 minute strolls, to full day tracks to Lake Tarawera and back. Every track offers different sites to see, and will lead to different areas. Depending on which track you take, you will be led to a few different lakes in the area. Follow the link for more information. http://www.rotoruanz.com/visit/see-and-do/all/lake-okataina
Tarawera Falls - a very picturesque waterfall, that comes into view just 5 minutes along a native bush track. The drive to the beginning of the track is by permit only, obtained from the Kawerau Information Centre. It costs $5 per vehicle, and will gain you access to the forest road. Well worth the visit. You will not be disappointed.
The Tarawera Trail Marathon (50K) actually runs right through the bush in front of our home, and has a finish in Rotorua.
Beachside hot thermal pools - these pools are accessible by boat only, but are nonetheless, worth experiencing.
Whakatane - Whakatane is an oceanfront city. It is small, but definitely inviting. There is much cultural history here, and it is a 45 minute drive from our house. If you are on your way to The East Coast of New Zealand's North Island, this city will be the next stop from here. It is the bridge between Rotorua and Gisborne.
Grocery Stores- Pak n' Save, New World, countdown, and Fresh Choice all offer a full stock of everyday groceries. The closest one to us is Fresh Choice. It is located on the outskirts of the suburbs of Rotorua, at approximately 15 minutes away.
Rotorua boasts a plethora of Touristic Activities and Attractions. From Guided tours to Middle Earth, and Hobbiton, to Leisure Strolls through The Redwoods Forest, to Adrenaline pumping Ziplining through virtually untouched treetop canopy. If you would like more info on any attractions that intrigue you, please feel free to ask us. We will try to give you the best advice, and guidance to the best of our knowledge.
Tipus de propietat
Rotoiti Forest, Bay Of Plenty, Nova Zelanda