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Retro Cottage Affordable and close to the city

Experience yesteryear in our cosy Retro Cottage
1 of 36Experience yesteryear in our cosy Retro Cottage
Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Rotorua, Rotorua District, Bay of Plenty Region, North Island
Experience yesteryear in our cosy retro cottage. Decked out for your comfort and convenience, our cottage is in the hub of Rotorua city, close to many local attractions . A 10min walk to Rotorua city or hire our bikes and use the cycleway to explore beautiful Rotorua.

The Retro cottage is a busy holiday home and we are experienced hosts with over 147 reviews on multiple websites.
We provide all the basic amenities for your enjoyment, whilst retaining an 'old school' theme within the cottage. If you would like to experience how Kiwis lived in the 1950s, check our retro cottage out.

Nau mai haere mai
Listing #FKN9341735
About the Owner
Retro C
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2018
Interaction with guests
There is someone close by to help you with any queries. Our choice when we travel is to have complete privacy. We therefore extend the same courtesy to you. You will be able to access the cottage at your leisure using a lock box that we provide. If you have any queries about the cottage or local attractions, you can contact us any time. Our contact details are inside the cottage. We also have a detailed manual in the cottage and many many phamplets and brochures for your use and convenience.
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

Wonderfully warm and convenient. Plenty of space and easy access to town. Available veggies in the garden too :) They literally left the light on for us :)

Thank kiwi77nz
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
The cottage is up a shared drive first house on the left. You will see a self contained unit on the same property which has residents so please be respectful while you stay a the...
    1 Full bath
    1 Bunk
    1 Queen
    3 Twins
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About the neighbourhood
Out of the many cities in the world, Rotorua is listed as one of the TOP places to visit in 2018! Its not hard to see why. Geothermal activity, beautiful lakes and bush walks, adventure tourism and cultural experiences that are hard to beat. The question is not 'What shall we do?' but rather 'Where shall we start?'
Rotorua has been home to the owners of the Retro Cottage for many years, and we are proud to host in such a beautiful place.
Please feel free to ask any questions and rest assured there is information galore within the cottage when you check in.
Nau mai Haere mai
Getting around
Whether you would like a leisurely 10 min stroll into the city, or a 20min walk to Kuirau park where geothermal activity abounds. There are many attractions to access from the Retro Cottage.
If you dont feel like walking, hire one of our bikes for only $20p bike, unlimited use when you stay at the cottage. Use the green cycleway provided so that you can access the parks, museum, polynesian spa, and Rotorua Lake front easy as. Driving around is simple especially if you use your gps or google maps.
Public transport? Sure! Taxis are only a call away and will cost you around $10 to get into the city. Public buses run by the Retro Cottage, taking you from one end of the city to the other. Bus schedule is inside the cottage.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Rotorua Airport: 10.0 km
Whether you are flying in, travelling by public transport or have your own private car, it isnt too difficult to find the Retro Cottage.
Conveniently located in the hub of the city, you can easily use your google maps or gps to find us.
We are located up a long shared drive, first house on the left.
Easy access, easy parking, very close and convenient to our beautiful city.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 60.0 km.
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