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Kererū House - Rakiura/Stewart Island

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Overview
4 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
11 guests
Minimum stay varies 
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House Rules
Pets not allowedKid friendlyNo smoking
Bathrooms
2 Full baths

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Michele S.
by a verified reviewer on Bookabach.co.nz
5.0 of 5 stars
We stayed here for 2 nights. Easy walk from the fe...
We stayed here for 2 nights. Easy walk from the ferry building- less than 5 mins. The house was spacious clean and warm. 2 bathroom with 2 separate toilets was great. Recommend to all.
Written 20 November 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

Ainsley C.
by a verified reviewer on Bookabach.co.nz
5.0 of 5 stars
A group of 8 ladies stayed early September 2023. T...
A group of 8 ladies stayed early September 2023. The house was perfect for a large group. Location was so close to town with 5min walk to hotel/superette/e-bike hire/return flight check/in. Very well equipped kitchen and large commercial toilet paper dispensers which didn’t run out. Lots of board games. Fabulous view of bay and township. Easy Walking distances to other bays and ferry wharf to Ulva island. We all agreed it was a fabulous location would definitely stay again Only negative - booking offers free taxi pick up on arrival - I was told in full booking detail email to ‘ring or text cab company to ‘confirm’ pick up before arrival to island -( I took this to mean the taxi had already been booked for us by owners and we were to confirm we were definitely going to arrive so rang them to confirm when heading out to bluff to the ferry. When I texted them they said they were fully booked. So ‘confirm’ means ‘book’ So do your own booking with Aurora Cabs well in advance of your arrival. Lucky the day was fine and we were all fit enough to walk up the hill with our luggage. All in all a fabulous stay and Stewart Island turned on fabulous weather and the locals were just wonderful :)
Written 22 September 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

Tash A.
by a verified reviewer on Bookabach.co.nz
5.0 of 5 stars
Excellent location for a stay on Stewart Island!
Excellent location for a stay on Stewart Island!
Written 14 May 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

Michele L.
by a verified reviewer on Bookabach.co.nz
5.0 of 5 stars
Wow, what a lovely place to stay, everything about...
Wow, what a lovely place to stay, everything about this place suited a gathering of friends. The kitchen & living space had a great flow between it an the sheltered deck. The location meant we could just walk out the door and walk to any number of areas for bush or beach walks, the small retail area and eateries where easy to access. This is a very tranquil place to visit and the accommodation was excellent with great views.
Written 10 May 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

alan l.
by a verified reviewer on Bookabach.co.nz
5.0 of 5 stars
Excellent experience
Excellent experience
Written 12 March 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

Rachel F.
by a verified reviewer on Bookabach.co.nz
5.0 of 5 stars
A lovely stay, lodge is immaculately clean, heated...
A lovely stay, lodge is immaculately clean, heated nicely, well setup with gorgeous views, was perfect for our family getaway.
Written 21 February 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

Peter W.
by a verified reviewer on Bookabach.co.nz
5.0 of 5 stars
Fantastic house and location. Couldnt ask for more...
Fantastic house and location. Couldnt ask for more. The covered deck provides a great all weather relaxation point. Good for big groups, we were 7 adults, 4 children and 2 infants and it worked very well. Very close to the beach, playground, store and ferry/plane transfer. Awesome spot. Thank you!
Written 22 January 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

Jacob F.
by a verified reviewer on Bookabach.co.nz
5.0 of 5 stars
We loved that the bach was easy walking distance t...
We loved that the bach was easy walking distance to the town centre and Bathing Beach. The deck is a fabulous place to hang out, especially with the new BBQ, and we appreciated the DVD player and DVD collection after a day of exploring. Ideal place for a family or two!
Written 7 January 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

Valerie W.
by a verified reviewer on Bookabach.co.nz
4.0 of 5 stars
We were two families and had an amazing time at Ke...
We were two families and had an amazing time at Kereru House for New Year. Great location, very spacious, well equipped and comfortable home. A variety of birdlife including Kaka and a Kiwi in the garden!
Written 3 January 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

by a verified reviewer on Bookabach.co.nz
4.0 of 5 stars
Great location.
Lovely property, great location we had a great week away with friends. A few things to make our stay more enjoyable would be a dishwater ( who’s wants to do dishes on holiday!) and a dryer. We were only given one towel each for the week, was very difficult to get washing dry with 8 of us. A run about car would also be a great bonus as walking up the steep hill with groceries and boxes of beer wasn’t ideal. Communication with property manager was nonexistent she never answered the phone or returned our calls. Andrew and Lisa did reply to our email.
Visited April 2022
Written 7 May 2022. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

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What this rental offers
Entertainment
  • DVD player
  • Television
Bathroom and laundry
  • Towels provided
Outdoor amenities
  • Balcony
  • Patio
  • Terrace
Things to do
  • Fishing spots available
Location info
  • Kid friendly
Kitchen and dining
  • Grill
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
Living spaces
  • Highchair

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