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【Zodiac Bay Retreat】Lakefront only 20 meters from your back door

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TV, DVD player, books, video library
5 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, Internet, bed sheets

Overview of 【Zodiac Bay Retreat】Lakefront only 20 meters from your back door

Entire home

【Zodiac Bay Retreat】Lakefront only 20 meters from your back door

5.0/5 Exceptional

Entire home

5 bedrooms2 bathroomsSleeps 12

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Outdoor Space
  • Barbecue grill
Bay of Plenty Region, Rotorua

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSkyline Rotorua3 min drive
  • Popular LocationOgo4 min drive
  • Popular LocationMitai Maori Village4 min drive
  • AirportTauranga (TRG)51 min drive

Space details

5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 12
238 sq m
Bedroom 1
    1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
    1 queen bed
    1 double bed
    3 twin/single beds
Bedroom 3
    1 king bed
Bedroom 4
    1 queen bed
Bedroom 5
    1 queen bed
Bathroom 1
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.

【Zodiac Bay Retreat】Lakefront only 20 meters from your back door

Family-friendly vacation home in Rotorua
Zodiac Retreat is a Paradise located only 50 metres from the lake front and sits alongside a beautiful stream. Our house is the ideal getaway for a relaxing few days or some 4WD adventure park activities, Gondola and luge rides or the beautiful Kiwi and trout sanctuary all within a 5 minute drive. Or relax in our beautiful setting and have some peace and quiet, stream and lake front walks and only 10 minute drive to the centre of Rotorua townships and most attractions in the area.
Guest accommodations at this vacation home offer DVD players and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to balconies. Kitchens offer refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and dishwashers. Bathrooms include showers and hair dryers.

Property manager

Cynthia and Joe Kouwenhoven
Speaks English, Chinese

Property amenities


  • Internet access

Parking and transportation

  • Onsite parking options include a garage
  • Car required

Family friendly

  • Highchair


  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Spices
  • Toaster


  • 5 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 2 bathrooms
  • Shower
  • Towels provided
  • Hair dryer


  • TV with cable/satellite service
  • DVD player
  • Video library
  • Books

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue grill
  • Garden


  • Washing machine and dryer
  • Near laundromat


  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

Location highlights

  • Near a hospital
  • Near a zoo

Things to do

  • Fitness facilities nearby
  • Bicycling on site
  • Kayak on site
  • Swimming nearby
  • Cycling nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Golf nearby

Safety features

  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Smoke detector


  • Sleeps 12
  • Unit size: 2562 sq ft (238 sq m)

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Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

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


Pets not allowed

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 fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit
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

A car is required for transportation to and from this property

Property is also known as

Zodiac Bay Retreatlakefront 20 Meters Your Back Door House
Zodiac Bay Retreatlakefront 20 Meters Your Back Door
Zodiac Bay Retreatlakefront 20 Meters Your Back Door House
Zodiac Bay Retreatlakefront 20 Meters Your Back Door House
Zodiac Bay Retreatlakefront Only 20 Meters From Your Back Door

About this area


This vacation home is located in Kawaha Point, a neighborhood in Rotorua. Volcanic Hills Winery and Government Gardens Golf are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Kuirau Park and Government Gardens. Traveling with kids? Consider Skyline Rotorua, or check out an event or a game at Ogo. Fishing and swimming offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with cycling nearby.

What's nearby

  • Skyline Rotorua - 3 min drive
  • Rainbow Springs Kiwi Wildlife Park - 3 min drive
  • Ogo - 4 min drive
  • Mitai Maori Village - 4 min drive
  • St. Faith's Anglican Church - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • Tauranga (TRG) - 51 min drive

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 19 out of 20 reviews
5 - Excellent 95%
Rating 4 - Good. 1 out of 20 reviews
4 - Good 5%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 20 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
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

5 Stars
Very Clean & Tidy, perfectly suited for our stay. Friendly hosts.

5/5 Excellent

Very nice !!
Thank you for letting us enjoy your beautiful home. The chocolates on the beds was a lovely touch .

5/5 Excellent

Great location, great house
Excellent location and house for our family weekend. Well set up and nice touch’s by the owners. Thanks

5/5 Excellent

Everything we needed
Loved the location and the kayaks. The children used the kayaks everyday. The house is close to the city but in a very quiet area AND close to the lake too, so a relaxing spot. The house had everything we needed supplied and the owners were quick to respond to messages.

5/5 Excellent

Awesome stay
Everything was great about our stay here. The house was perfect for us, the location was great and the hosts (Jo & Cynthia) were awesome. Would definitely recommend as a place to stay if you're thinking of visiting Rotorua!!