Tranquil Te Puke - Kuratau Holiday Home

Te Puke Road, Kuratau, Lake Taupo

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  • 10 People
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • No Smoking
  • Wifi
  • Pet Friendly Outdoor Only


Kick back and relax at this Tranquil Te Puke accommodation. A 3-bedroom plus mezzanine and 2-bathroom Kuratau holiday home with Sky TV. This relaxing haven is a great family base, sitting on a lush rural section with expansive lake views!

Enjoy a taste of true Kiwi rural serenity at this barn-style home. The whole family will love outdoor summer dinners with the brazier, pizza oven and ample room to unwind and enjoy the stunning views.

In colder months, enjoy relaxed open plan living downstairs and stay cosy around the indoor fireplace. This tranquil Te Puke accommodation has a charming retro style, a real quintessential Kiwi bach!

Sitting right next to the council reserve, when you are not admiring the view you can head to the waters edge just a 5-minute walk or a minutes drive from your door. Plus, you are only a 45-minute drive to the snowfields at Whakapapa, trout fishing on the lake and the Kuratau river; or just 15 minutes to the famous Tongariro! Everything you need for a serene lake escape is on hand at this Kuratau holiday home. Enjoy Tranquil Te Puke!

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Bedroom Configuration

  • Bedroom (Level 1): 1 Queen Size Bed
  • Bedroom (Level 1): 2 King Single Bed
  • Mezzanine Bedroom (Level 2): 3 Queen Size Bed, 1 Single Bed

Bathroom Configuration

  • Bathroom 1 (Level 2): 1 Basin, 1 Shower, 1 Toilet
  • Bathroom 2 (Level 1): 1 Bath, 1 Basin, 1 Shower, 1 Toilet

Pet Friendly

Yes Outside only.
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 'Extras' section during your booking.


  • BBQ
  • Dishwasher
  • Driveway (private)
  • Dryer
  • Family Friendly
  • Fenced (fully)
  • Fireplace (open / wood)
  • Freeview
  • Fridge
  • Hair dryer
  • Heater (oil)
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Microwave
  • Mobile cellphone Reception
  • Oven
  • Parking (off-street)
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • WIFI
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Guest reviews for Tranquil Te Puke

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Stayed March 2022

Fantastic house for our friends get together, had plenty of supplies and was clean on arrival. The covered in deck and pizza oven were great and the backyard was massive for a game of cricket.

Stayed December 2021

Great place to stay for families, private, great views and plenty of space.

Tim and Karen
Stayed June 2021

We enjoyed staying here so much we’ve already booked for a second stay! Wonderful home, well appointed, has everything you need, including an awesome pizza oven :) The Bachcare manager was fantastic, great communication, super contactable and friendly, she even got the fire set up ready for us to just drop a match on when we arrived later than we had hoped in the dark and cold. Wonderful stay, thanks for sharing your beautiful holiday home with us, I am sure we will be back many times!

Stayed January 2021

Lovely views. Lot of open spaces for a perfect holiday.

Stayed January 2020

This house is great and the lake view and handy location is awesome. However a few minor maintenance and cleaning issues let it down a bit. The bbq was filthy (again this year) and the house needs a really good spring clean (loads of dead flies and dust under furniture etc). However, we loved staying there and would stay again - thanks.

Bachcare replied

Thanks for your review Miriam. At Bachcare we pride ourselves on our properties being sparkling clean, and we're sorry your experience did not meet our usual high standard on this occasion. We're glad you loved the location and view at Tranquil Te Puke and we hope to welcome you back again in the future!

Stayed August 2019

We stayed at this place over the weekend to go snowboarding. Had to literally drive past cows and over their droppings to get to the house. Supermarkets are not in close vicinity but had to make trips out a few times to buy dish washing liquids and drinking water, etc. if you’re intending to stay here, please pack appropriate cleaning tools and pesticides/ insecticides. The boys had to remove some nasty crawlies. Also got charged a little over a half of a day’s cost despite leaving it in similar condition to how we found it. Future guests

Bachcare replied

Just pre-purchase cleaning - if possible, unless your profession is in the cleaning sector. Regardless of the condition you’ve found it in and maintained the same by wiping down the place with what’s available (i.e. toilet paper, squeegee for shower cubicle and kitchen paper towels), money is withdrawn out from your card the day after departure. So for the peace of mind and to save your effort, just prepay for cleaning. I got charged for the small chip of woodpiece near the fireplace too. Fireplace was good to have, didn’t get to use the outdoor table due to the weather.

Stayed January 2019

We loved our stay and the property is great. It is located just up the hill from the beach but feels like you are really in the country, which was lovely. The garden is huge and was perfect for after dinner cricket with the kids and the outdoor fire made for awesome marshmallow toasting! There were some minor maintenance and cleaning issues which have now been relayed to the owner and manager so I'm sure these will be fixed. But otherwise, we would recommend this property - a great family holiday spot!

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