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The Yellow Straw House - Rangataua Holiday Home

Nei Street, Ohakune, Mt Ruapehu

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  • 8 People
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Yes Outside Only
  • Wifi


Funky and eye-catching, the Yellow Straw House is a 3-bedroom holiday home in Rangataua perfect for your next family escape to the mountains!

Sleeping up to 8, there's plenty of space for the whole family. The Yellow Straw House is a unique find, made from straw bales and well insulated to ensure cosy ambience year-round.

Indoors, Stone Age chic meets modern comforts with earth tones and polished wood furniture. The open plan living flows out through French doors onto the private deck, ideal for a meal in the summer sun.

Ohakune is a great winter destination, with fantastic ski fields, snowboarding spots and mountain biking trails. After a day of adventures, come home to The Yellow Straw House and curl up with a movie around the wood-burner fireplace.

If you're holidaying with a larger group or a few families, The Grey Straw House is right next door and can be booked to sleep an additional 10 people.

You'll love the peaceful and private location, just a 5-minute drive away from Ohakune, where you can shop and enjoy the local cafes and bars. Mountain Road leading to Turoa skifield is a 5-minute drive away - ideal for any keen snow bunnies!

This Rangataua accommodation is conveniently located next door to The Grey Straw House that can sleep an additional 10 guests, please search "The Grey Straw House" - Rangataua Holiday Home.
Epic adventures and family memories await at The Yellow Straw House!

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Bedroom Configuration

  • Bedroom (Level 1): 2 Single Bed
  • Bedroom (Level 1): 1 Single Bed, 1 Double Bunk
  • Bedroom (Level 1): 1 King Size Bed

Bathroom Configuration

  • Bathroom 1 (Level 1): 1 Toilet
  • Bathroom 2 (Level 1): 1 Toilet
  • Bathroom 3 (Level 1): 1 Basin, 1 Shower
  • Bathroom 4 (Level 1): 1 Basin, 1 Shower

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.


  • BBQ
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Family Friendly
  • Fenced (fully)
  • Fireplace (open / wood)
  • Freeview
  • Freezer
  • Hair dryer
  • Microwave
  • Mobile cellphone Reception
  • Oven
  • Parking (off-street)
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • WIFI
  • Wood supplies
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Guest reviews for The Yellow Straw House

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Stayed August 2020

Awesome property. Very warm and great to have 2 bathrooms.

Stayed September 2019

Super place to stay close to ohakune, spacious and warm.

Stayed August 2019

Lovely warm well equipped house .Will definitely be back .

Stayed July 2019

Thank you for an awesome stay! Everything was as advertised and we were very happy to come back to such a warm house on a snowy day on the mountain.

Stayed July 2019

good stay. Very warm house on the winter.

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