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Five Mile Yay - Five Mile Bay Holiday Home

Waitahanui, 12km from Taupō, Lake Taupo (Ref. 1144831)

  • 7 Guests

  • 4 Bedrooms

  • 2 Bathrooms

  • Pets No

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  • Off road parking
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi


  • Bedroom 1: King Size Bed
  • Bedroom 2: King Size Bed
  • Bedroom 3: Super King Size Bed
  • Bedroom 4: Single Bed, Travel Cot
  • Bathroom with: Shower, Bath, Vanity, Separate Toilet
  • Bathroom with: Shower, Vanity, Toilet
  • 2 x Living
  • Kitchen with: Dining, Oven, Hobs, Microwave, Fridge Freezer, Toaster, Kettle.
  • Property heating: 2 x Heat Pump, Closed Fireplace
  • Washing Machine, Tumble Dryer
  • 2x TV, Wi-Fi included, DVD Player, Books Magazines, Board games
  • Off Street Parking
  • Garden, Decking, Patio, BBQ
  • Sorry, no smoking


Our linen service will provide all sheets, pillowcases, towels, bath mats, and tea towels for your stay. We’ll also make up the beds for you prior to arrival and strip them down after your departure. Pillows and duvets are provided at the property.

The property

Discover a lakeside retreat like no other at Five Mile Yay. Peacefully situated a short 5 minute walk from the shores of New Zealand's largest lake at Five Mile Bay. This Waitahanui chalet offers a perfect indoor-outdoor living from which to enjoy this magical location. Whether you're seeking a refreshing summer escape or a cosy winter retreat, Five Mile Yay has everything you need. During the warmer months, savour the best of lakeside living on the sundeck with outdoor dining, or on the large lawn ideal for BBQs and family games. In winter, you'll find comfort in the wood-burning fireplace and 2x heat pumps, one in each lounge, keeping you warm and snug indoors. For entertainment, a TV in each lounge area creates a nook for the kids to enjoy DVDs and whip out a few board games for some friendly competition, while you recharge in your own space. Spread across four bedrooms on one level, Five Mile Yay is spacious and well equipped for a family friendly holiday to remember. Two generous bathrooms and full laundry facilities are the makings of a comfortable, convenient stay. Explore the stunning surroundings with days on the lake, visits to Huka Falls, or fishing in the Waitahanui River. And what better way to conclude a relaxing or adventure-filled day than strolling by the lake which is practically on your doorstep! For a relaxing retreat where you can unwind and create cherished memories with your family, look no further than Five Mile Yay!

Please note a bond may be charged at certain times of the year. One of our team members will contact you if this is required for your booking.

About the location

Lake Taupo has many lake-side holiday towns and villages around its shores and is a very popular holiday location in both summer and winter seasons. Lake Taupo is NZ's largest lake and its clear fresh waters, surrounding snow and bush clad mountains make it a top location for those that enjoy the outdoors. Internationally renowned for its trout fishing waters and rivers, Lake Taupo attracts many international anglers. Waitahanui is well known for its excellent trout fishing in the Waitahanui River. Must-do's of the Taupo area include visiting Huka Falls, Craters of the Moon, spending the day out on the lake or even trekking along the Tongariro Crossing! All of our Lake Taupo holiday homes are pre-inspected prior to your arrival and are ready for instant online booking.