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Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort

76 Napier Road | Sh 5, Taupo 3379, New Zealand
+64 7-378 8559
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Great place to visit and swim

Great attraction. Hot pools private and public . Swim winter and summer. Great attraction to see... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
leoniehastings
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Hastings, New Zealand
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Spas a spa right :)

I have been to DeBretts a few times now . It's definitely worth a visit if never been before or if... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
kylieg821
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Living Waters Spa at Taupo DeBretts. A Volcanic Spa Experience. Relax your body and soothe your soul in the tranquil world of this unique spa experience. This is where the healing mineral waters of DeBretts Hot Springs combine with therapeutic massage and luxurious body treatments to leave you feeling amazingly relaxed and rejuvenated.Each treatment starts with a soak in the therapuetic warm waters at Taupo DeBretts Hot Springs. Then, enjoy a unique New Zealand treatment including relaxation massage, Hot Stone Massage, Warm Thermal Mud Wrap or wondrous facial. Rejuvenating Facials and other body and beauty treatments make this a spa experience you will not soon forget.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“water slides” (36 reviews)
“hot pools” (69 reviews)
“private pool” (18 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 21:00
LOCATION
76 Napier Road | Sh 5, Taupo 3379, New Zealand
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+64 7-378 8559
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great attraction. Hot pools private and public . Swim winter and summer. Great attraction to see . Lovely natural see tings and foliage surrounded it all

Thank leoniehastings
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have been to DeBretts a few times now . It's definitely worth a visit if never been before or if you just wants to relax in some mice spas . There are a few pools to choose from and lots of seating in the...More

Thank kylieg821
DeBretts-Taupo, Guest Relations Manager at Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi kylieg821, Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your soak in our luxurious mineral waters. We hope that you give our Living Waters Spa a go next time and perhaps our accommodation units as well, we have a wide range so...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

It was quite a walk down (and up afterwards) from the carpark to the spa area. The spa itself wasn't very big but did have a few different pools outside at various temperatures. There was a map at the ticket office but nowhere else which...More

Thank Acineto
DeBretts-Taupo, Guest Relations Manager at Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Acineto, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We are glad you enjoyed your time at the pools. Thank you for your suggestion about the maps, we will look into how we can improve in this area. We hope that you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hot water in the springs went straight through our bodies and we were immediately relaxed. However, it was a bit disappointing that the location was quite small (I'd been to a bigger hot springs in Australia and assumed it would be the same), but...More

Thank mkelly17
DeBretts-Taupo, Guest Relations Manager at Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi mkelly17, Thank you for your review. We focus on quality over quantity but we do have two very large geothermal pools, two spas, a fresh water pool and 12 private pools on top of our interactive warm water playground and three hydroslides. We are...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here today. Signage as follows: No Life Guard. Children must be supervised. No Running, No Diving, No Dive Bombing. We witnessed staff dressed in uniform literally planted to the spot doing nothing for over 2 hours whilst children were running, diving, dive bombing and...More

Thank Jannine G
DeBretts-Taupo, Guest Relations Manager at Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Jannine, Thank you for taking the time to make us aware of your concerns. We can assure you that our pool attendants are very involved in keeping our guests safe. The reason we advise that children must be supervised is that we cannot be...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited the pools in the evening in July. The kids enjoyed the water slides while the adults relaxed in the pools. Will definitely visit again.

Thank gmhigg2017
DeBretts-Taupo, Guest Relations Manager at Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi gmhigg2017, Thank you for your lovely review. We look forward to having you back again soon :) Kind regards, Peter

Reviewed 13 July 2017

DeBrett's Spa Resort was suggested to us by our AirBnB host and we took her up on it. We had never done thermal baths before and thought it would be a nice, relaxing activity while in Taupo on our honeymoon. After our first experience, we...More

Thank ras06003
DeBretts-Taupo, Guest Relations Manager at Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi ras06003, Thank you for your lovely review. We are grateful to have been recommended and very happy that you loved the place so much. We hope that you come to beautiful Taupo again soon so you can enjoy another luxurious soak in our famous...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017

Young out of town members of the family (teens) Like us to go to De Bretts when they are in town. We have been going since they were little. It is now a ritual. Although they were disappointed at the cost of the slide which...More

Thank freish2015
DeBretts-Taupo, Guest Relations Manager at Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi freish2015, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We are happy to hear that DeBretts has become a ritual for you. We hope that you keep coming for many years to come. Kind regards, Peter

Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We had a very relaxing morning at DeBretts spa. It has plenty of facilities and a good layout. The private pools are perfect.

Thank Sarah R
DeBretts-Taupo, Guest Relations Manager at Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Hi Sarah, Thank you for your lovely review. We are glad you enjoyed your time in the spa and we hope we can accommodate your next get away in our wide range of accommodations :) Kind regards, Peter

Reviewed 2 July 2017

Lovely place to stay with a family and the pools are a great experience. Good for all ages Very handy to Taupo Central

Thank Liz G
DeBretts-Taupo, Guest Relations Manager at Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Hi Liz, Thank you for taking the time to post your kind review. We hope to have you back again soon :) Kind regards, Peter

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Adele G
9 April 2017|
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Response from DeBretts-Taupo | Property representative |
Hi Adele, Thank you for contacting us. We have a menu with prices that we can email to you. We are not able to mention links or email addresses on this page, but you will find our 'info' address on the contacts tab of our... More
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Lorraine F
16 November 2015|
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Response from DeBretts-Taupo | Property representative |
Hi Lorraine, I'm sorry but unfortunately our studios do not have the extra space to accommodate extra beds, there just isn't floor space available. Regards Tracy.
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