Pukawa Views - Holiday Bach to rent or exchange - close to lake & bush
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Fab views over Lake Taupo. Good base for fishing, tramping, skiing etc. Two minutes to lake, 45 mins to Whakapapa Ski area
CENTRAL NORTH ISLAND -
Pukawa Bay )
Our Pukawa Bay Holiday Home offers fabulous views over Lake Taupo and stress-free accommodation for families.
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Very private! All fittings in our holiday home are tidy and adequate with a well appointed kitchen, laundry and bathroom . All wet areas have vinyl floor coverings, but all other areas are uncovered. There are some floor mats - easier to clean when the kids bring back the sand from the lake shore!!
Three separate bedrooms - 1 with queen size bed, 1 with double bed and low single bed for a small child, and a bunk/single bedroom which sleeps 5. All bedding is supplied ie sheets, pillowslips, duvets and covers, and beds are made up ready for use. Towels and tea towels are NOT supplied (if you require these please ask - we may be able to arrange). Bathroom has a shower & a spa bath - great to relax after skiing, tramping or fishing.
Kitchen is well appointed with Jennair grill, cooking hobs, fan forced oven, microwave, fridge, dishwasher etc. BBQ (4 burner). Gas heater in lounge area.
Lounge has TV (Freeview), DVD with a small selection of DVDs. Good book library and a few games (Monopoly etc) and playing cards on hand. SKY TV dish - you need to bring your own decoder, decoder power cable and remote control - the TV to decoder cable is on site.
Decks to enjoy the sun and views and are very private. Relax, enjoy the views across the lake and listen to the birds: Tuis, Bellbirds, Fantails and watch the Wood Pigeons. Set amongst native bush.
Stroll to Lake Taupo, just a two minute walk. Great safe swimming, fishing and boating. Safe beach for kids - quiet for mum and dad! 2 x Kayaks available for your use - stored on site. Life jackets (various sizes - child/youth/adult) also available. 2 x Snow sled / toboggans also available for use. Kids fishing lines
Set on bush clad hill (access steps to house and stairs within the house as house is on 3 levels) - not suitable for elderly, physically disabled or very small children due to access and physical layout.
Bedroom 1 - 1 Queen bed, Bedroom 2 - 1 Double bed, Bedroom 3 upstairs - 1 Queen bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Bunk (sleeps 2)
* Children welcome
* No smoking
* Pets: please enquire
* Linen: Bedding ie sheets etc supplied, towels please enquire
* No disabled access
* Cleaning equipment and supplies
* Washing Machine
* Clothes line
* Gas heater
* Tea, coffee, sugar etc
* Open Plan Living
* Full Kitchen
A great place for a family holiday, a short break or base for a skiing or tramping weekend!
PLEASE NOTE: Our house is our holiday home it is not a flash apartment or classy show home - it is somewhere to relax and enjoy the lake, fishing, tramping, skiing and the bush - it's a secluded quiet place away from all the stress!
There are steps up the hill through the bush to our house you can not drive up to the door - it is nestled in the bush - fabulous for privacy and great fun for the kids.
There is NO disabled access. Very young children need to be supervised due to stairs and bush.
|Available facilities :|
||• TV |
• Laundry Facilities
• Kitchenware / Cookware
|• Linen / Towels |
• Mobile Coverage
• Sky TV
• Canoes / Kayaks
• Spa Bath
• Oven / Stove
|Nearest main airport : Taupo
Children: Children Welcome
Smoking: Smoking outside only
Disable Access: No Disabled access
Special Onsite Amenities :
Lots of bush walks. Walk to the local shop, through the bush, for the newspaper etc
Kayaks x 2 with lifejackets provided.
Kids fishing lines.
2 x snow sled / toboggans available.
Great swimming, fishing and boating. Safe beach for kids - quiet for mum and dad!
Nearby Attractions and Activities :
Lots of local bush walks around Pukawa, Omori and Kuratau. Walk to the local shop through the bush for the newspaper etc and listen to the birds on the way! Many other walks in the area - Tongariro, Taupo, Desert Road area.
The local "Information Centre" at Turangi has a comprehensive list of walks and activities.
Good beach with safe swimming at Pukawa Bay - 2 minutes walk.
Good boat launching ramp.
Great restaurant within 5 minutes walk, or take the car (10 minute drive) to Waihi or Tokaanu restaurants, 12 minutes to Turangi cafes and restaurants.
Pleasant 45 minute drive to Taupo and it's shops and attractions.
SKIING & SNOWBOARDING: Only 45 mins to skiing at Whakapapa. Perfect base for winter skiing!
Summer time walks on Mt Ruapehu and the Tongariro Alpine Crossing
10 mins to Hot pools at Tokaanu
12 mins to Turangi
Great for a family summer holiday or a few days away.
Rates & Availability :
Click the "Click here for our website" link at the top of the listing - you can see daily tariff rates and availability there
You can book direct with us if you prefer - just email or phone!
"Pukawa Views" established 2004.
Please note - Holiday accommodation enquiries and booking are directed to the holiday home owner or property manager.