Lake edge luxury, The Willows, Rotorua New Zealand


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From $243 / night

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  • 4 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • House

Affordable luxury at Kawaha Point. Lovely, generously appointed two level, 4 bedroom home in a stunning setting - the perfect lake edge family holiday location.

The house sleeps up to 12 comfortably so is ideal for two or three families wanting to share a holiday experience and costs. It is also ideal for family reunions, team building weekends, responsible sports groups and business get togethers.

The property features an open plan design with two lounges and access to three separate deck areas. The large deck adjacent to the kitchen has magnificent views over Lake Rotorua and Rotorua City. The rear deck includes a mains gas B...Read more


Lake edge luxury, The Willows, Rotorua New Zealand
Rotorua, North Island, New Zealand

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Additional Location Information

An international tourism icon, Rotorua is renowned as the heartland of Maori culture and is a geothermal wonderland. The Rotorua district has a multi-cultural population of approximately 70,000 people. Rotorua city is located on the southern shore of Lake Rotorua, while the district includes a number of rural and lakeside communities.

There are 16 lakes in the vicinity of Rotorua, many of which are fishable lakes packed with rainbow and brown trout. The lakes are a popular attraction for many water-based activities. From the moment visitors enter Rotorua they know they're somewhere quite different.

Located in the central North Island, Rotorua is well connected to the rest of New Zealand, and the world, through a network of air and road links. The city is a leisurely three-hour drive from Auckland (234km), and a 5-6-hour drive from Wellington (457km). Rotorua Airport is one of the busiest domestic terminals in the country, offering services to Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and Queenstown. Trans-Tasman services to Sydney, Australia are also available.

Rotorua is approximately one hour away from the Bay of Plenty beaches and two and a half hours drive from the Central North Island ski fields.

Rotorua enjoys a pleasant climate; plenty of sunshine in summer with crisp, clear days in winter. Rotorua averages more than 2000 sunshine hours and just over 140cm of rain annually.


Summer (Dec – Feb): Daytime 21 – 29ºC
Autumn (Mar – May): Daytime 15 – 26ºC
Winter (Jun – Aug): Daytime 9 – 16ºC
Spring (Sep – Nov): Daytime 13 – 21ºC

More About This Location

Beach or lakeside relaxation, City vacations, Lake nearby, Warm winter getaways, Waterfront

What's Nearby

Golf course within 30 minute drive, Tennis courts nearby, Horse riding nearby, Fishing nearby, Water sports nearby

Nearest beach: Mt Maunganui / Papamoa / Pukehina, 45 miles
Nearest shops, 1 miles

Getting There

Nearest airport: Rotorua, 10 miles
Nearest ferry port: N/A
Nearest train station: N/A
Car is essential


Last updated on September 30, 2014
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DatesNightlyWeeklyMonthlyMinimum Stay
Sep 13 - Jun 30, 2015
All year round
Weekend $243
$1,3902 Nights
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Rental fees

  • Cleaning fee | $49 per stay
  • Fees for additional guests may apply.

Additional notes from the owner

Costs are shown in USD but are charged in New Zealand dollars and are NZ$295 per night for the first two people plus NZ$25 per person per night for additional guests. The weekly rate is NZ$1,690 for the first two guests plus NZ$125 per additional guest. Under 5s are free of charge. All prices are inclusive of NZ Goods & Services Tax.

A premium rate of NZ$2,950 per week (minimum booking 7 nights for up to 12 guests) applies from Christmas to the end of January. Shorter bookings between week or longer bookings will be accepted subject to negotiation. Though there is a 2 night minimum stay, I will take 1 night bookings for $590 by arrangement. A 3 night minimum booking applies for holiday weekends and a 4 night minimum booking applies at Easter.

A 25% deposit is required to secure a booking with the balance of payment due prior to or on arrival.

A cleaning and laundry service is available for an additional NZ$60. Otherwise, guests are expected to wash the linen and towels used, make the beds and clean the house ready for the next guests.

Credit card payments may be made, via PayPal, with a 3% surcharge.

Please call or email for further details. Availability is shown on the site booking calendar which is regularly updated.


  • A/C or climate control
  • Alarm Clock
  • Washing Machine
  • Safe
  • Linens Provided
  • High chair
  • Fireplace
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Iron
  • Central heating
  • Long term rentals allowed (over 1 month)
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels Provided
  • Short breaks allowed (1-4 days)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Corporate bookings allowed
  • Fitness Room
Phone / Internet
  • Telephone
  • Internet Access
Pool / Spa
  • Hot Tub/Jacuzzi
Property Features
  • Parking
  • Ocean or water views
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Blender
  • Refrigerator
  • Dishwasher
  • Toaster
  • Freezer
  • Stove or Oven
  • Kettle
  • Stereo or CD player
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Books
  • Satellite or cable TV
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Garage
  • Garden
  • Deck
Onsite Equipment
  • Canoe
  • Boat available
  • 8 Dining chairs
  • 12 Lounge chairs
  • Pet friendly - ask
  • Smoking allowed - no
  • Suitable for children - yes
  • Suitable for the elderly - yes
  • Wheelchair accessible - no
Living space
  • 320 square meters

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