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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Had the pleasure of spending 3 nights in this wonderful establishment in this glorious part of New Zealand. Sitting above the picturesque Lake Karapiro just 10 mins from the Cambridge town centre, The oar and Paddle has everything you need for a relaxing holiday away from the city, but with plenty of facilities within a short drive. The rooms are...

Thank 414grecos
Reviewed 17 January 2016

I stayed at the Oar and Paddle with my mother and son in early January. The views are stunning and the quality and comfort of the place are second to none. We were able to use the Oar and Paddle as a base for visiting Hobbiton (The Hobbit/Lord of the Rings film set), the lovely town of Cambridge and to...

Thank Argenton
Moraga, California
Reviewed 17 February 2015

This cottage, which adjoins the owner's beautiful home is located 10 mins from Cambridge on Lake Karapiro. Very spacious and modern with lovely bed linens and walk in shower. There is also a large tv with Sky access. The back of the cottage has french doors that open up onto a patio and large lawn area with a beautiful view...

1Thank Marilyn241
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 4 June 2014

We recently stayed there for 2 nights. The host was friendly and helpful. His house is definitely very nice. Full kitchen, washing machine, dryer, everything we need is there. We had a very good stay.

Thank Shirlene P
Reviewed 20 January 2014

Really well designed modern luxury accommodation. The views are to die for - right on the stunning Lake Karapiro. We stayed for two night and loved the well thought out design place. There are two bedrooms - perfect if you have friends with with - but the other bedroom is locked off so you can have the lounge kitchen to...

Thank littlemizfab
Reviewed 16 January 2014

A great spot just outside of Cambridge. Great views of the Lake, thick curtains means you can have that sleep in, very comfortable. Relaxing. Dave, the owner also gave us some plums of the trees, they were fantastic. The only improvement would be a queen bed instead of a double, but that's not a complaint in anyway. Would recommend and...

Thank Toomsac
Reviewed 12 November 2013 via mobile

What a great spot for a getaway weekend. Stunning views of the lake. The accommodation is perfect with everything you need on hand. Very spacious, clean and modern. Great spot for exploring Maungatautari mountain, with its awesome bush walks. Highly recommend. Thanks for a great stay David !

Thank AndreafNZ
Huntingdon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 March 2013

Superb two bedroom self-contained accommodation overlooking Lake Arapuni, sliding doors open fully all round this property to give a lovely airy environment in summer. Huge TV, sky included. Great location for Cambridge, and surrounding lakes. By the time next summer arrives, the brand new Waikato River trail cycle path should be complete and passes in front of this property.

2Thank Jan E

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  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Boutique accommodation on the shores of Lake Karapiro, Cambridge, New Zealand. Located 7 minutes from Cambridge, your self-contained accommodation offers you privacy and relaxation where you may do as much or as little as you please. It's all easy at the Oar & Paddle, our little piece of paradise welcomes you.... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Oar & Paddle

Address: 808 Maungatautari Road, Cambridge 3494, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Cambridge
Price Range: ₹ 12,407 - ₹ 12,651 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“If there,s just two of you go for the Oar Suite which has the best view (Queen bed )”
 of 5 bubbles 414grecos, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The main room has the views, the twin share had a garden view.”
 of 5 bubbles Argenton, 17 Jan 2016 | Read review
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