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Walk to Lake/Town. Perfect for Families & Groups

4.94(108 reviews)SuperhostTaupo, Waikato, New Zealand
Entire house hosted by Denise
6 guests3 bedrooms4 beds2 baths
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***Our cleaners are using hospital grade disinfectant for surfaces and touch-points so please be assured we are taking cleaning extremely seriously!***

Close to the lake, the town centre, restaurants and cafes.

Views overlooking the lake and mountain from the deck.

Children’s playground directly across the road.

Great for couples, business travelers, and families (children welcome).

The space
Welcome to ‘Kilgarven", our mid-century bungalow which has been lovingly restored and modernised, while retaining the original character where possible. We are a 10/15 minute walk either into town or to the lake. View of the lake to the mountains of the Central Plateau and of Acacia Bay.

About Our Home
•Three large double bedrooms. Main room with Queen bed, ensuite and private north facing patio. Second room with Queen bed, and third room with two single beds. We also have a portacot available at no extra cost, but please bring own linen for the cot.
•Full kitchen with fridge freezer, gas hob and oven, dishwasher as well as pots/pans, cutlery, plates and bowls etc.
•Original bathroom with original cast iron bath (second shower over the bath)
•Views from the kitchen, living room, and deck over Lake Taupo to the mountains of the central plateau and Acacia Bay.
•Sunny deck off the living room with views overlooking the lake and mountains.
•Safe, fenced backyard for children with a children's playground and park directly across the road.
•Plenty of off street parking for 3 cars and a boat or trailer. Electric security gate for privacy and security.
•Lovely and warm in the winter with a ducted heat pump, as well as a fireplace.

Safety and Comfort
Our cleaners are using hospital grade disinfectant for surfaces and touch-points so please be assured we are taking cleaning extremely seriously!
•Carbon monoxide detector in the kitchen as well as multiple smoke detectors throughout the house.
• Heat-pump for winter warmth and summer cooling.
•Extra blankets for winter comfort.

Other Important Information
•There are half a dozen steps up to the front door and also from the deck to the grass.
•Washing machine available, but sorry we have no dryer.
•Home is professionally cleaned between guests.
•Portacot, highchair and pushchair available at no charge. Please bring own linen for the cot.
•Unlimited Fibre Wifi
•Chromecast if you happen to have Neon, Netflix, or Lightbox etc.

Housekeeping
•Home is professionally cleaned between guests.
•Weekly clean and linen change at a mutually convenient time.

Guest access
We are offering the entire house. Guests are free to use the kitchen, living room and both bathrooms (one of which is an ensuite) as well as the washing machine in the laundry room. We also have wi-fi for guest's use.

Other things to note
A highchair and push-chair available at no extra charge. We also supply a port-a-cot for infants, please bring your own linen and blankets etc.

If your dates are unavailable, please feel free to check our other listing "Peaceful, Warm and Comfortable on Koha"
***Our cleaners are using hospital grade disinfectant for surfaces and touch-points so please be assured we are taking cleaning extremely seriously!***

Close to the lake, the town centre, restaurants and cafes.

Views overlooking the lake and mountain from the deck.

Children’s playground directly across the road.

Great for couples, business travelers, and families (childre…
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Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
2 single beds

Amenities

Kitchen
Wi-Fi
Free parking on premises
Air conditioning
Hangers
Iron
Hair dryer
Washing machine
Dedicated workspace
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Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand

Lovely central area of Taupo.

There is a children's park directly across the road.

Hosted by Denise

Joined in July 2016
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During your stay
Welcome to Kilgarven! This is our holiday home, so we are unable to be there at the same time as our guests. However, we are easily contactable by phone , text and email and have a great housekeeper who lives nearby. Codes for the security gate, lock box and wi-fi will be emailed before our guests arrive along with information about our home.
Welcome to Kilgarven! This is our holiday home, so we are unable to be there at the same time as our guests. However, we are easily contactable by phone , text and email and have…
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: After 3:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
Self check-in with key safe
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Health & safety
Committed to Airbnb's enhanced cleaning process. Learn more
Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
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Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm
Cancellation policy