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Kohanga Lakeside Villa

4 reviews
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4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Queenstown, Otago Region, South Island
Kohanga is the Maori word for 'Nest'. This villa is designed to make the most out of it's sensational, unspoilt views of Lake Wakatipu and the Remarkables mountain range.

It features large floor to ceiling windows and surrounding balcony on the top floor and an extensive outdoor area on the lower level consisting of barbecue, pizza oven, wood fire, table & chairs, day bed and secluded hot tub - perfect for a spot of alfresco entertaining.

This 4 bedroom property is fully equipped to the highest standard, ensuring that you have everything you need during stay.

It's only a short distance to the centre of Queenstown, an easy drive to the Remarkables ski fields and a mere minute walk to the lakefront - providing the ideal holiday location all year round.

Spa Pool
Pizza Oven
Private Garden
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About the Manager, Touch of Spice
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Aug 2010
Overall rating: 4.9 / 5.0
Based on 91 reviews and 35 properties
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Listing #FKN7383446
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Excellent - based on 4 reviews
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Rachel G
Auckland, New Zealand
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 1 May 2017 for a stay in April 2017

The views were just outstanding and the house itself was nearly faultless. We loved the little touches that Touch of Spice provide, like the beautiful linen and towels. Nothing is left to chance. We'll most definitely stay there again.

Chris W
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
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Reviewed 13 October 2016 for a stay in September 2016

Our family, including our adult children with their partners based ourselves in the Villa for the wedding of one our daughters. It was the home away from home that worked a treat for all of us. The location is just the start of the story, the layout, quality of furnishing and utensils made us feel at home. Touch of Spice...

Management response:

Hi Chris. Thank you for taking the time to write a review... and a fabulously kind review at that! We're so pleased that Kohanga Lakeside Villa perfectly suited your stay. We hope to welcome you back again soon with our returning guest discount. Congratulations on your daughters marriage! Take care, Jacqui and the Touch of Spice team.


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Vicky C
Melbourne, Australia
Level 3 Contributor
8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 25 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

My 3 girlfriends and I stayed at Kohanga for 6 nights for a ski holiday and we were all blown away by the place when we arrived! The view is spectacular, the house is beautifully presented and the fitout is on point! The rooms were spacious and luxurious, the kitchen was huge and had everything you needed, the lounge and...

Management response:

Hi Vicky, gosh, thank you so much for the lovely review! we're so pleased to hear that you all had such a fabulous time at Kohanga. We can't wait to welcome you back (we have a $100 discount waiting for you when you're ready). See you again soon, Jacqui and the Touch of Spice team.


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  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(3)
  • Parking
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Unknown type bathrooms (3)
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    3 Unknown types
    1 King
    3 Super Kings
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
R 11 181
R 78 267
US$6 286
R 313 080
US$25 145
25 May 2018 -
28 Jun 2018
3 nights
R 6 885
R 6 885
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29 Jun 2018 -
30 Jun 2018
3 nights
R 6 885
R 10 322
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1 Jul 2018 -
31 Jul 2018
3 nights
R 10 322
R 10 322
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Lake access; Open plan living and dining; terrace area with hot tub, barbecue, pizza oven & outside fire; internet access; Sky TV.
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