Beautiful private and spacious home with vast country views and an outdoor spa Classic country living with grazing animals Excellent for groups, families and weekend explorers! Essene Country Lodge offers a satisfying escape to the countryside for those who enjoy peace, privacy and tranquility. For those who like to relax, you can daydream by the stream, read in the garden or simply meander around with animals. Take a 5-minute stroll and you?ll be at the wonderful café. The newly designed spacious three bedroom home is carefully positioned on 1.6 hectares of heritage land fully surrounded in mature trees. The home is fully equipped to service most requirements and includes a large kitchen, walk-in pantry and laundry. Includes two large comfortable living rooms and various outdoor areas, this is the perfect hub for families or small groups. Conveniently positioned close to Mystery Creek event centre, the Avantidrome and other nearby attractions include; Hobbiton (30 mins), Glowworm caves (50 mins) and Lake Karapiro (15 mins). Special conditions: 2 night minimum stay. Smoking, parties and pets are not permitted. Special conditions: Important things to know ? Smoking, parties and pets are not permitted. ? All additional guests must be registered at the time of booking. ? Guests are to leave the property clean and tidy, as they found it. ? We recommend children are supervised when outside, particularly when near the stream.