Rarely does a property of this calibre come to market. Seize the opportunity to secure this stunning high-quality retreat overlooking Lake Tarawera and Lake Okataina. Unique in character and packed with features, it offers discerning buyers a sanctuary-like environment that can be enjoyed as the ultimate intergenerational family home or operated in its current format as Tarawera Heights, a lodge with high-end guest accommodation and potential for further gain. Guest reviews are highly complimentary.The modern multi-faceted lodge is architect-designed and built to superior standards using Otago schist, copper and cedar. Interiors are finely appointed, exude luxury at every turn and are tailored for exceptional living. Sensitively selected materials are in tune with the environs. The inspired layout embraces four bedrooms, stylish living and dining areas, a gourmet kitchen, two ensuites and a guest bathroom, a library/study and abundant storage. Manager's facilities and live-in owner/occupier options add depth. Extensive, well positioned decks and a spa promote a more immersive experience of this exclusive setting engulfed in peace, privacy and nature in all its magnificence.The three lavishly appointed suites frame breathtaking views, deliver seamless indoor-outdoor living and access full laundry facilities, a gym room, barbecues and helipad. Creature comforts are well taken care of. The combination of premium accommodation, glorious scenery, intense privacy and easy access to Lake Tarawera places ensure this property is a cut above. From this idyllic spot the awesome attractions of a world-famous area can be explored. The historic location in Rotorua's pristine lakes district offers a wealth of eco-adventures, first-class fishing and proximity to a network of internationally renowned mountain biking tracks. Rotorua city is an approximate 20 minute scenic drive. Amazing home, retreat, income-earner, breathtaking playground - the unique qualities of this property make viewing absolutely essential.