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Affordable lake edge luxury at The Willows, Lake Rotorua

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Overview of Affordable lake edge luxury at The Willows, Lake Rotorua

Entire home

Affordable lake edge luxury at The Willows, Lake Rotorua

4.8/5 Exceptional

Entire home

4 bedrooms2 bathroomsSleeps 12

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet friendly
  • Washer

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
Bay of Plenty Region, Rotorua

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSkyline Rotorua3 min drive
  • Popular LocationLake Rotoiti21 min drive
  • Popular LocationLake Tarawera31 min drive
  • AirportTauranga (TRG)51 min drive

Space details

4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 12
315 sq m
Bedroom 1
    1 queen bed
    3 twin/single beds
Bedroom 2
    2 twin/single beds
Bedroom 3
    1 king bed
Bedroom 4
    1 queen bed
Bathroom 1
    Bathtub/shower combo
Bathroom 2

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Affordable lake edge luxury at The Willows, Lake Rotorua

Family-friendly Rotorua vacation home in Kawaha Point with fitness center
**Full refund offered for cancellations due to covid travel restriction**

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

Sleeps up to 12 comfortably so is ideal for two or three families wanting to share a holiday experience and costs. Also ideal for family reunions, team building weekends, responsible sports groups and business get-togethers. No large, noisy gatherings exceeding 15 people. Please keep noise down after 10 pm in consideration of neighbours.

Open plan design with two lounges and three separate deck areas. Large deck adjacent to new kitchen has magnificent views over Lake Rotorua and Rotorua City. Front deck includes BBQ. Garage has gym equipment. Home theatre lounge has 65" TV, Sky Sport, Netflix, Neon, YouTube and over 1000 DVD movies. There is a separate conversation lounge or kids lounge with TV and DVD player (with dozens of kids DVDs).

Under floor gas heating and two cosy log fires with wood supplied during winter. All linen, towels and cooking utensils are provided.

The property is private and secluded with beautiful gardens, has a new spa overlooking the lake and city, and is only 3 kms from CBD. Short walk to local dairy and bus stop. Handy to Rotorua's world famous thermal attractions, geysers and mud pools. 15 minute walk to gondolas, luge and Rainbow Springs. Handy to all of the other Rotorua Lakes, Bay of Plenty beaches and Mount Ruapehu for skiing. Disabled access.

Garaging, if required. Boat ramps are close by and there is room to park the jet ski or a small boat. 4 kayaks and dinghy available for guest use.

Self contained apartment above garage with internal access has king bed in bedsit/lounge/kitchenette area, separate single bedroom, separate shower and toilet, and is available for an additional $150 per night.

Extras: Cleaning (NZ$75.00 per stay); Linen (included);
Air-conditioned accommodations at this vacation home offer fireplaces and DVD players. Rooms open to patios. Accommodations are furnished with dining tables and kitchen islands. Kitchens or kitchenettes offer refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, bidets, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Smart televisions come with Netflix.

Recreational amenities at the vacation home include a spa tub and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Kerry Starling
Speaks English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Close to skiing


  • Pool
  • Spa tub


  • Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Onsite parking options include a garage
  • Car required

Family friendly

  • Highchair
  • Children's dinnerware
  • Travel crib
  • Children's books
  • Children's toys
  • Children's games


  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Spices
  • Paper towels
  • Toaster
  • Blender


  • Dining table


  • 4 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 2 bathrooms
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bidet
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels provided
  • Shampoo
  • Soap

Living spaces

  • Fireplace
  • Dining room


  • Smart TV with cable/satellite service
  • Netflix
  • Streaming services
  • DVD player
  • Books
  • Music library
  • Stereo
  • Video library
  • Games

Outdoor areas

  • Patio
  • Fenced yard
  • Barbecue grill
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture


  • Washing machine and dryer
  • Near coin laundry


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • Pet friendly


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone

Location highlights

  • On the lake
  • On the waterfront
  • Near a health or beauty spa
  • Near the bay

Things to do

  • Fitness center
  • Boating on site
  • Kayak on site
  • Hiking nearby
  • Cave exploring nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Jet skiing nearby
  • Birdwatching nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Power boating nearby

Safety features

  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Smoke detector
  • Deadbolt lock


  • Sleeps 12
  • Unit size: 3391 sq ft (315 sq m)

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Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets allowed
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host, not a professional engaged in trade or business
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a first aid kit, and a deadbolt lock
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
A car is required for transportation to and from this property

Property is also known as

Affordable Lake Edge Luxury Willows Lake Rotorua House
Affordable Lake Edge Luxury Willows Lake Rotorua
Affordable Edge Willows Rotor
Affordable Lake Edge Luxury at The Willows, Lake Rotorua Rotorua

About this area


Located on the waterfront, this vacation home is in Kawaha Point, a neighborhood in Rotorua. Mitai Maori Village and Tamaki Maori Village are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Volcanic Hills Winery and Government Gardens Golf. Traveling with kids? Consider Skyline Rotorua and Rainbow Springs Kiwi Wildlife Park. Be sure to check out the area's animals with activities such as game walks and birdwatching. Guests appreciate the property's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Skyline Rotorua - 3 min drive
  • Rainbow Springs Kiwi Wildlife Park - 3 min drive
  • Mitai Maori Village - 4 min drive
  • Lake Rotoiti - 21 min drive
  • Lake Tarawera - 31 min drive

Getting around

  • Tauranga (TRG) - 51 min drive

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 16 out of 20 reviews
5 - Excellent 80%
Rating 4 - Good. 3 out of 20 reviews
4 - Good 15%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 20 reviews
3 - Okay 5%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 20 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 20 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

5/5 Excellent

Awesome home with very a very cool back yard
Loved this place. Spa is awesome the house it's self is large and spacious. Gardens are stunning along with the view. Kerry was awesome checking us in.

5/5 Excellent

So beautiful
Very relaxing place to be, warm, comfortable, great for a family get together. Kerry is a wonderful host. Thank you!

5/5 Excellent

A great place to stay, with everything supplied for a wonderful holiday.

5/5 Excellent

Terrible weather but great stay.
Had a fabulous time with 2 families at a great sized house. Everything we needed & more - heaps of movies, space to spread out, beautiful spa, brilliant location. Toasty warm place & Kerry was great to deal with. We’ll be back!

5/5 Excellent

Great stay and a great host