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Lake Okareka, Bay of Plenty





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Property ID: 4318

Property type and description
House - Main residence

Location notes

  • Outer city suburb
  • Lake frontage
  • In a small village / town
  • Located in forest / bush

Swap parties allowed at this property

  • Couples
  • Couples - Retired
  • Families

Swap periods available

  • Weekends
  • School Holidays
  • Summer Holidays
  • Public Holidays

Nearest Town / City

Nearest Airport
300 KM

The location shown on this map is an approximate location, not the actual address of the property.

About us

Member ID: 21068

We have 2 adult children , one with a partner and a 2 year old, the other has a 7 year old. We love the outdoors, mountain biking, hiking, walks, movies and snow boarding. As a family we love to share holidays, and spend time together as we live in different towns.

Our Dream Locations

Some locations we are interested in visiting

Bay of Plenty & Rotorua
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Queenstown / Wanaka
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Property description and facilities

Lovely warm sunny home, close to lakes, mountain biking parks,bush walks and cafes.
Plenty of room for families and quiet spots to retreat too. Fabulous kitchen, wooden floors, garaging, parking and open outdoor privacy with view of lake and Mount Tarawera beyond.

  • Bath
  • BBQ
  • Bikes available
  • Boat Parking
  • Car-port
  • Cot
  • Deck / Patio
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Electric Blankets
  • Firewood available
  • Highchair
  • Indoor Shower
  • Insulated house
  • Internet
  • Kayaks
  • Lock-up garage
  • Mains water
  • Microwave
  • Mobile Coverage
  • Outdoor grassed area
  • TV
  • Vegetable garden
  • Washing Machine
  • Wheelchair access
  • Wifi
  • Wood burner

Location description and facilities

Tarawera bush walk 15 km walk swim in thermal heated lake then return by water taxi.
Redwood forest mountain bike park
Blue lake walk Okareka doc camp walk and bird walk
Buried village
Fly fishing
Wake board and ski
Boat ramp

Facilities close by:

  • Biking
  • Boat ramp
  • Boating
  • Bush Walking
  • Cafes
  • Canoeing
  • Cinema
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Gym
  • Hiking
  • Historical sites
  • Horseriding
  • Jet skiing
  • Kids playground
  • Lakes
  • Museum
  • Paddle boarding
  • Parks - Local or regional
  • Playing fields
  • Public swimming pool
  • Pubs
  • Restaurants
  • Shopping
  • Swimming beach
  • Tennis
  • Thermal pools
  • Weekend farmers markets
  • Windsurfing

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