Lyons Lakestay - Rotorua, Lake Okareka

Lyons Lakestay - Rotorua accommodation in Lake Okareka.

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Accommodation Description:

Modern and well designed,Casual accommodation to suit independent travellers looking to stay away from the busy city centre,bus crowds and sulphur smells. Organic and eco-friendly accommodation to suit those requiring a relaxed,friendly B&B,boutique style backpackers or self-contained holiday unit for small groups and families. Your hostess,Cheryl aims to make this natural,picturesque lakes area accessible to all. 4 stunning lakes within minutes of the Lakestay.Just a 10 min scenic drive to all attractions and city amenities.

Get up close and personal with local flora and fauna,kayak on the lake,take a lake edge,including wetlands or native bush walk,mountain bike in nearby world class tracks or head out onto lake for some trout fishing(open all year).wonderful swimming spot in the summer. A great base for visiting attractions further afield in Waikato and Bay of plenty areas(all within 1-2 hrs drive)a perfect place to relax and recover from jetlag or tiring road travel.

Fully equipped modern kitchen opens out into a private courtyard/BBQ area with views of the lake.All rooms have glimpses of the lake or bush views.A short stroll to lake edge(20m) and jetty. FREE use of small rowboat and life jackets,Free organic produce and smoked trout(when available). Kayaks and mountainbikes for hire. Safe off road parking.Happy to arrange bookings for attractions and transport available airport and buses. Rooms available for 1-4 persons starting from $30pp per night.


Are pets allowed? No
Are children allowed? Yes
Is smoking allowed? Outdoors only
Minimum Stay (nights): 2
Disabled Access: yes

Sleeping Capacity:

Unit Sleeps: 6
Number of Bedrooms/Units: 3
Bed types: 2 single,1 queen, 1double,1 double bunk
Bathroom: Communal


  • Alarm Clock
  • BBQ
  • Beach Swimming
  • Bikes to use/hire
  • Board Games
  • Body Boards
  • Breakfast Available
  • Car Parking
  • CD Player
  • childrens highchair
  • Clothes Line
  • Coffee/Tea Facilites
  • DVD Player
  • DVD/Video Library
  • Free Bicycle Use
  • Free Kayak Use
  • Fridge
  • Guest Kitchen
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heated Towel Rails
  • Horse Riding
  • Iron
  • Kayaks to rent
  • Linen Provided
  • Microwave
  • Native Bush
  • Off-street parking
  • Phone
  • Portacots
  • Shower
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Walks
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Broadband

Other Information:

Superior Double or twin  Room $82-92
Double Bunk Economy Room      $70-80 for 2 persons,$32-38pp for 3 or more persons.
has 1 double bed on the bottom and single on the top.There is also room for 1 foldaway bed for a 4th person or child.

Single $69-$79

As a HOLIDAY UNIT for up to 6 persons - $120-$200 per night

Discounts -are given for stays of 3 or more nights.
                - book for 7 nights and receive 1 night FREE

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Information Summary

Lyons Lakestay

8 Okareka Loop Road
Lake Okareka

+64 7 3628790


Spoken Languages:
English,a little French



All year

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