Family-Friendly Cottage Rental on the Shore of Lake Okareka, North Island

Rotorua, North Island (New Zealand)

Family-Friendly Cottage Rental on the Shore of Lake Okareka, North Island

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3.8 13 Reviews

"Thank you so much for an amazing weekend! Gorgeous place, even better in the great weather we had. Just what I needed I feel refreshed thank you."

Shelale Mazari.
Private Vacation Rental
6 guests
Private Bathroom
Private Kitchen
Entire Vacation Rental

This family-friendly home rental is located in Rotorua, North Island, on the shore of Lake Okareka, and can accommodate six guests. There are four bedrooms and a full bathroom. The first bedroom has a queen-size bed. The second bedroom has a full-size double bed. The third bedroom has two twin beds. The fourth bedroom has a set of twin bunk beds and in the bathroom, guests will find a toilet, a hand basin, and a bathtub/shower combo. Luxury 100% thread Egyptian cotton linens and towels are provided.

In the formal living and dining room, guests can relax in plush couches in front of the open wood-burning fireplace or enjoy a meal together in the dining area. The fully-equipped kitchen comes with a refrigerator, a stove, an oven, a dishwasher, a microwave, a toaster, and a coffeemaker. Other amenities include complimentary Wi-Fi, SKY TV with basic channels, streaming and Chrome-cast for Netflix and Lightbox, two kayaks, a trampoline, lego, a petanque set, a washer and dryer, a DVD player, a CD player, a heat pump, and fireplaces. A high chair and a portacot are also available.

Outside, there are spectacular lake views, a grill, a tennis court, a trampoline, a sheltered veranda and deck, and a gorgeous private beach that is safe for swimming, boating, and fly fishing.

For those looking to get away and disconnect from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, this cottage rental is a perfect choice. Guests can curl up by the fire inside, share a bottle of local wine on the verandah, play petanque on the expansive lawn, challenge each other to a game of tennis on their private court, jump on the trampoline, or swim at their private beach. There are even two kayaks that come with this rental. Complimentary Wi-Fi, air conditioning, and a washer and dryer round out the amenities in this extraordinary getaway.

Features and services

  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Heating
  • Air conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Washing machine
  • barbecue Private Barbecue
  • Coffeemaker
  • Bathtub
  • iron Iron
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Accommodation rules

  • Check-in: 02:00 PM
  • Check out: 05:00 PM
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No Pets allowed
  • No smoking
  • No parties
For the comfort of all guests, no smoking is allowed.

Pets are not permitted.

Be kind to the environment and take care of the surroundings.

Cancellation policy: Thirty

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Free cancellation up to 24 hours after your booking is confirmed.

After that 24 hours, cancel before and get a 50% refund (minus the service fee).

Free cancellation up to 24 hours after your booking is confirmed and at least .

After that 24 hours, cancel before and get a 50% refund (minus the service fee).

No refund if you cancel less than days before check in.

Free cancellation until .

After that, cancel before and get a 50% refund.


Location and surroundings

Rotorua, North Island (New Zealand)

Detailed location provided after booking

  • Forest
  • Hot springs
  • Fuel station
  • Town/City


  • Swimming
  • Winter sports
  • Water sports
  • Horseback riding
  • Biking
  • kayak Kayaking/Canoeing
  • surf-board Stand-up paddleboarding
  • Fishing
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Wine tasting
  • Yoga
  • Wildlife watching
  • Tennis
  • Feeding animals

This exquisite property will keep even the most active guests entertained. The sheltered, calm nature of the lake make the private beach perfect for swimming, fishing, and boating. Glampers can explore the lake by kayak, visit the glowworm caves at night, get a closer view of native wildlife, or just enjoy the peace and quiet that comes from being out on the water. Those who own a small boat can launch it nearby and park it on the beach. The trampoline, lawn games, tennis court, and nearby hiking trails add to the well-rounded options for those who love to explore the outdoors.

Nearby Rotorua, the seat of Maori culture, is known for geothermal natural wonders including bubbling mud pools, shooting geysers and natural hot springs, lush forests, and a pristine lake. Glampers should be sure to check out the Redwood Forest, Kuirau Park, Government Gardens, mountain bike trails, and forest walks, which are all free to visitors! To experience Maori culture, attending a full Hangi, a traditional Maori meal, is recommended.