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Ski Queenstown! Private Log Home with Lake and Mountain Views

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View of Lake Wakatipu from deck

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Last updated: 03/29/2015
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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Lake and mountain views from Queenstown's most unique ski house! A Queenstown adventure for all seasons, for as many as 10 people.

Complete comfort in this unique log home with views of Lake Wakatipu and the Remarkables mountain range, seven minutes from the crowds and noise of Queenstown centre.

We are in secluded woods on a high hillside looking straight at Mount Nicholas across Lake Wakatipu and with a view of the Remarkables mountain range to the east of Queenstown. It is 6 km (less than 4 miles) from Queenstown centre to the bottom of our road, Moke Lake Road (itself a wonderland of lakes and fishing and long walks on dirt roads).

Perfect peace away from the noise and crowds of Queenstown.



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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    We have a gate on the top of the stairs that can be closed and locked to keep children safe from falling down the steep spiral staircase....moreless

  • Limited Accessibility:

    The deck is level with the driveway, therefore a wheelchair could easily be wheeled around to the sliding glass doors and into the house. It would be difficult to get downstairs, but the main, upstairs floor of the house is completely accessible....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    The deck is level with the driveway, therefore a wheelchair could easily be wheeled around to the sliding glass doors and into the house. It would be difficult to get downstairs, but the main, upstairs floor of the house is completely accessible....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding

Location Type

  • Lake View
  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

General

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Try to beat these rates in Queenstown!
$350 NZD/night (3 night min) .. $2100 NZD/week (week = 6 nights, 7 days)
Cancellation policy: Full rental fee reimbursable until three weeks
before your stay, (or if we fill the vacancy with another booking).
No refund will be available if cancelled within three weeks before your stay.
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Last updated: 03/29/2015
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Location

Queenstown is the adventure capital of the world in any season. First class skiing, hiking, kayaking, fishing, biking, skydiving, paragliding, horse trekking, golf --here's where Bungee-jumping was invented and "Lord Of The Rings" was shot. Pick your sport or come for the romance and adventure of this magical land. Pick your season, pick your week!

 

Owner info

About the owner: Wakatipu House was built in 1987 by Ken Cochrane of Queenstown and Mike and Nancy Roullier of Copper Center, Alaska, who knew a lot about log cabins because they lived in one! Along with their two daughters, Jessi, 11, and Becki, 8, they lived six months in New Zealand in order to build this house for Nancy's sister, Martha Holmes, and her husband, Chuck Currie, both of New York City. Chuck and Martha had come to New Zealand in 1986 to see Halley's Comet, which was visible only in the southern hemisphere. They fell in love with this uniquely beautiful land and its fun-filled people. They'd like to share their dream house with you.


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Photos

  • View of Lake Wakatipu from deck

    View of Lake Wakatipu from deck

  • Dining area + loft

    Dining area + loft

  • Kitchen + front entrance

    Kitchen + front entrance

  • Welcome to Wakatipu House

    Welcome to Wakatipu House

  • Dining area on deck with beautiful view

    Dining area on deck with beautiful view

  • Lounge room

    Lounge room

  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • Wakatipu House from the top of the drive

    Wakatipu House from the top of the drive

VRBO #177871

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This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Saturday, May 23, 2015

  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    10
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 03/29/2015
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