Spacious & Cosy Home with Mountain Views & Garden

Entire home hosted by Lucy

  1. 6 guests
  2. 2 bedrooms
  3. 5 beds
  4. 1.5 bathrooms
Self check-in
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Great location
95% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
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Self-contained spacious, comfortable house with log burner, exposed beams & spectacular views of Mt Ruapehu. Fully equipped kitchen, unlimited WiFi, Netflix & Neon, and free parking.

There's also clear night skies, with no light pollution, so if you're into star-gazing, this is your spot!

Base yourself here for your Ruapehu ski trip, do the Tongariro Crossing, one of the world's best day hikes, rent a bike and cycle the Old Coach Road, or use our house to rest and relax.

The space
Our cozy home is equipped with heaps of books, dvds & unlimited WiFi for rainy days, or relax in the garden in the sun with amazing views of Mt Ruapehu. There's horses in the paddock next to us, as well as sheep, so you can get in touch with nature.

In the Spring (April/May) you can often here the deer roaring - a pretty unique experience if you've never heard it before.

The master bed is king sized, there is also a double bed, and the lounge has a double sofa bed. In the master bedroom there's a king single bed, plus a pull out foam mattress. All linen, sheets and towels etc are provided. A heater is provided for those chilly winter nights as well as a log burner.

The kitchen is equipped with a microwave, stove, oven, kettle, toaster, teabags, instant coffee, sugar, and whiteware.

There is free unlimited wifi and a book swap.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed, 1 single bed, 1 floor mattress
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Common space
1 sofa bed

What this place offers

Garden view
Mountain view
Free parking on premises
HDTV with Amazon Prime Video, Disney+, Netflix
Patio or balcony
Shared backyard – Not fully fenced
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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4.70 out of 5 stars from 321 reviews


Where you’ll be

Rangataua, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand

There is plenty to do in summer or winter, including mountain biking, skiing, walking, rocking climbing, and much more. There are mountain bike tracks in Rangataua, so you can set off from the house!

We are close to Turoa, Whakapapa and Tukino ski fields, many gorgeous nature walks, bike tracks, hikes, the Old Coach Road, and much more. A short drive to the Tongariro Crossing, one of the best day hikes in the world.

Rangataua is rural, and very beautiful. You will have spectacular views of Mt Ruapehu providing the weather is clear! The night sky from our place is beautiful with absolutely no light pollution, so lay back, relax, and do some stargazing.

Ohakune township (5 min drive) has a supermarket, restaurants, cafes, the best eclairs in the world, takeaways, bike & ski hire, a pharmacy, and more.

Hosted by Lucy

  1. Joined in April 2017
  • 1,167 Reviews
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Originally from Norfolk, UK, I moved to New Zealand 8 years ago.

My partner, Jimmy, and I have both travelled New Zealand extensively. Jimmy used to be a tour guide throughout NZ, so we're full of recommendations if you want to know anything around New Zealand.
Originally from Norfolk, UK, I moved to New Zealand 8 years ago.

My partner, Jimmy, and I have both travelled New Zealand extensively. Jimmy used to be a tour guide thro…


  • James

During your stay

We live two doors down so are only a text or call away if you need anything. We have both traveled New Zealand extensively, and are happy to provide recommendations and answer any questions you may have.
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: within an hour
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 15:00
Check out: 11:00
Self check-in with lockbox
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

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Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy