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Bach@Poripori #poriporihomestead

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Julian & Frances

Bach@Poripori #poriporihomestead

Entire house
4 guests2 bedrooms2 beds1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1 bath
Julian & Frances is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
This is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

Poripori homestead has a character that reflects its early 1900s farm villa history. Enjoy having your own space in a rural setting, with Tauranga city 15-20 minutes away via SH29.
We're told it is retro, warm, and comfy - and we'll admit, the decor is unique, with a mix of old and modern with a bit in between


Free parking on premises
Wireless Internet

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed

House Rules

No pets
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in time is 4PM - 10PM and check out out by 11AM


19 Reviews

Amy User Profile
August 2018
Perfect for what we were after. Cosy, lovely welcoming touches, great coffee and super sunny. Loved the bright and cheery decor! Great spot.
Julian & Frances User Profile
Response from Julian & Frances:
We're glad it worked well for you all. Also glad you liked the coffee as we have just started putting that in :-)
August 2018
Emily User Profile
May 2018
Good value for money. Plenty of room for us and the kids. Fully fenced yard. Milk provided. Warm and well supplied with linen etc. Good layout of accommodation. Chickens to keep the kids busy. A short drive away from lots of attractions. Easy to find. Last minute booking and quic…
Charlotte User Profile
February 2018
Poripori Bach was simply furnished but clean and equipped with everything we needed for a 5 week stay, including comfortable beds and a good shower. We enjoyed the view of the hills, and the animals from the adjoining farm, especially the free ranging hens and ducks with duckling…
NinjaZu User Profile
March 2018
The property was more than we imagined from the ad - retro, stylish, warm, comfortable. Bed is firm, best nights sleep. Property is near a highway however it’s closed off by the trees and not as noisy as I thought it would be. Plenty of animals in neighbours properties which wer…
Kerry & Denise User Profile
Kerry & Denise
February 2017
Julian and Frances were wonderful hosts who made us feel completely comfortable and welcome. Their home is perfectly appointed and within great driving distance to Rotarua, Hobbiton and the glow worm caves. I give it an A1 recommendation!
Darian User Profile
February 2017
The house is very nice and both are very lovely helpful hosts. You need definetly a car because there is no public transportation but it is just 20min into town.
Hannah User Profile
January 2017
This property is a little out of the way, but easily accessible by car. It's close to a lovely waterhole that isn't overloaded with tourists and makes for a bit of adventure just down the road! The property had been carefully set up - including having tea, coffee and milk provid…

Hosted by Julian & Frances

Tauranga, New ZealandJoined in May 2012
Julian & Frances User Profile
96 Reviews
Julian & Frances is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Julian is from NZ and Frances from Scotland, although she has also lived in Holland, France and Germany and Switzerland. We have lived in the Bay of Plenty since we moved here from the UK in 2004. Poripori is a great place, and we bought it because we want to welcome guests t…
Languages: Deutsch, English, Français, Nederlands
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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