Lakefront at Kuratau - Kuratau Bach

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Horomatangi Place, Kuratau, Lake Taupo

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  • 6 People
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • No Smoking
  • Pet Friendly Inside Welcome


Lakefront at Kuratau is a 2 bedroom plus sleepout Kuratau bach. Enjoying a peaceful bush setting with easy lake access, this low key lake bach has all the basics for a classic kiwi getaway!

This Kuratau bach includes simple and cosy open plan living in the main house, including a fireplace for winter getaways... For laid back summer living, set yourself up on the deck and take in the bush and lake scenery!

There are 2 bedrooms in the main house at this Kuratau accommodation, plus 1 bathroom. Bedroom 1 is fitted with a double bed, while bedroom 2 has 2 singles. The sleepout is located above the garage, and is fitted with a queen bed and a double bed.

This is the perfect spot for a casual kiwi Lake Taupo escape, just a 50 metre stroll to the lakes edge. Chill out on the deck, walk along the beach, or head out for days on the water...

Lakefront at Kuratau awaits!

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Bedroom Configuration

  • Sleepout (Level 1): 2 Double Bed
  • Bedroom (Level 1): 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom (Level 1): 2 Single Bed

Bathroom Configuration

  • Bathroom 1 (Level 1): 1 Basin, 1 Shower, 1 Toilet

Pet Friendly

Yes Inside.
Pets can come too! A small pet friendly fee of $23 for up to two pets will apply.

Linen available at additional charge

Available at this property for $25 per person. You’ll see the option for our linen service in the ‘Add-Ons’ section during your booking.

Special Conditions

As the property has unfenced access to the lake, adults should closely supervise young children while outside to ensure they are safe around water.


  • BBQ
  • Coffee machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Driveway (shared)
  • Dryer
  • Fenced (fully)
  • Fireplace (closed / pot belly)
  • Freeview
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Hair dryer
  • Heater (electric)
  • Heater (oil)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile cellphone Reception
  • Oven
  • Parking (off-street)
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • WIFI
  • Wood supplies
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Guest reviews for Lakefront at Kuratau

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Stayed May 2020

Hi Mike and Barb. We had a lovely stay in your beautiful rustic lake front bach. It was everything we hoped for and more. The perfect location for our reunion catch up. We really loved the bach and it's original 60's time capsule feeling. Great fireplace kept us warm. And private garden and lake frontage was delightful. Thanks so much. Will be back again 👍

Stayed January 2020

We have been regularly renting this bach for the last 4 years. We have absolutely loved staying here. The location is superb and the cottage is cute, back to basics and a real kiwi bach experience. It has been great being able to holiday with our dogs too. Some maintenance is required and it would be nice to see some newer, more comfortable furniture and bedding. Great to see new outdoor furniture and to have use of a bbq this year too.

Stayed January 2020

Great bach in a fantastic location by the lake. The kids and us loved swimming in the lake every day. Kuratau was a bit like Auckland by the lake but people very friendly. Would recommend Floating Rock vineyard, the pizzas, service and wine were excellent. The walk along the river is beautiful. The only downside is Kuratau doesn’t allow dogs on the beach reserve between 9am and 7pm in the summer. So even though we had a bach right on the lake, our beloved family pooch couldn’t join us in the water. The dog exercise area is great however.

Stayed January 2020

A characterful, authentic kiwi bach in a stunning bush setting, right on the lakefront.

Stayed July 2019

Fantastic Kiwiana Bach in an amazing location right on the lake! I really enjoyed the Bush garden and the privacy it gave us!

Stayed February 2019

Great property it was just what we were looking for. We loved the fact that there was no internet to distract us from the outside world. Great for pets, location is awesome nice and private. Will definitely be back! Thanks

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