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Ranui: Lake Taupo Day Out

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Berth 9, Redoubt St | Taupo Boat Harbour, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7-377 0773
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The highlight of our trip to Taupo

We recently visited Taupo for a seven day holiday - the town is amazing and there is so much to do... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2017
Anna050189
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Sydney, Australia
Great Hen night

We recently had 15 attend a hen night on the Ranui from 4.30-7.30pm. It was a perfect evening and... read more

Reviewed 15 December 2016
JohnPillarsNancy
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Taupo
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Build your ultimate lake adventure with Lake Taupo Day Out. Ranui is more than just a boat charter on Lake Taupo - it's a custom package just for you! Choose a half or full day experience and build your trip by telling us what you want included: Maori Rock Carving Tours; Trout Fishing; Spectacular Western Bays; Catering or BYO. Cruise Lake Taupo the way it should be... the way you want it to be.
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Berth 9, Redoubt St | Taupo Boat Harbour, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 January 2017

We recently visited Taupo for a seven day holiday - the town is amazing and there is so much to do around the area. Out of all the activities we did, our favourite by far was our afternoon on the boat - Ranui. Jamie was...More

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Reviewed 15 December 2016

We recently had 15 attend a hen night on the Ranui from 4.30-7.30pm. It was a perfect evening and Jamie weaved in and out of the bays finally ending at the Rock carvings.It was brilliant to sit on top of the boat on beanbags and...More

Thank JohnPillarsNancy
RanuiCharters, Owner at Ranui: Lake Taupo Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2016

Hi Gilly, Thanks very much for your lovely review :) We're so pleased you and the girls enjoyed your trip. Cheers, Jamie & Sarah

Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Had a wonderful trip. Jamie makes to trip fun and relaxed knowing it was cold and raining, didn't notice the weather at all. Had fun shooting off the back of the boat, and on way back, even got to drive the boat. Best experience ever....More

Thank 262megank
RanuiCharters, Owner at Ranui: Lake Taupo Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2016

Hi, Thanks for your lovely review - we're so pleased you enjoyed your time on board Ranui, even though we didnt manage to get the weather Gods to play nice! Cheers, Jamie & Sarah

Reviewed 18 April 2016

Booked for an 80th birthday family celebration- 4 generations. Youngest being 4 months, a 2yr old, 12yr old and a dozen mixed age adults in between! We took our own picnic lunch and drinks on board, saw the Maori Rock Carvings, enjoyed a swim off...More

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RanuiCharters, Owner at Ranui: Lake Taupo Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2016

Hi, thanks for your absolutely brilliant review! We are so happy we managed to provide such an awesome experience for your and your family. hopefully we'll see for the next big birthday celebration! Cheers, Jamie & Sarah :)

Reviewed 14 April 2016

Great day out on the lake, no hassle with getting skipper to tailor make the trip to suit. Managed to fit in 3hrs between the showers but wouldn't have been a problem as there is plenty of indoor cabin space. Good fishing tackle available although...More

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RanuiCharters, Owner at Ranui: Lake Taupo Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2016

Hi Clare - Thanks very much for your awesome review. We're so pleased we managed to organise the weather to fit you in between the rain!! :) Next time we'll try and organise the trout to be bitting! Cheers, Jamie and Sarah

Reviewed 15 February 2016

We ( young and old) had the most fantastic enjoyable family trip on the lake. Perfect weather great captain can really recommend this boat

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RanuiCharters, Owner at Ranui: Lake Taupo Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2016

Hi Anne, Thanks very much for your lovely review! We're so pleased you enjoyed your trip and that it made for such a special day for you all :) Cheers, Jamie and Sarah

Reviewed 10 February 2016

We had a friends hens do on lake Taupo and couldn't have asked for a more amazing skipper and boat! The day was so relaxed and fun tailored exactly how we wanted. The beanbags for lazing about on top of the boat were brilliant. Thank...More

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RanuiCharters, Owner at Ranui: Lake Taupo Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2016

Hi, Thanks very much for your review! We are so happy you had a fun & relaxed day, that's what we're all about :) Cheers, Jamie & Sarah

Reviewed 10 February 2016

Fantastic way to spend a day out with good friends - amazing to swim in many different spots of a beautiful lake.

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RanuiCharters, Owner at Ranui: Lake Taupo Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2016

Hi, Thanks for your review :) So glad you had a fantastic day out on the lake. Cheers, Jamie & Sarah

Reviewed 9 February 2016

I recently organised a trip on the Ranui for a friends Hens do. It was fabulous - the day couldn't have gone better. The mixture of good weather, beautiful scenery and a fabulous relaxed, warm and friendly host made for a day that totally exceeded...More

Thank Weirhann
RanuiCharters, Owner at Ranui: Lake Taupo Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2016

Hi, Thanks so much for your lovely review! We are super pleased you had such a good time on board Ranui, hopefully the big day goes just as swimmingly :) Cheers, Jamie & Sarah

Reviewed 29 January 2016

What an amazing morning on the Lake! Arrived first thing on a Wednesday morning with clouds scattering the sky, with hopes of a dip in the lake getting slimmer by the minute. Jamie was as welcoming as the hot Chai Latte being made at the...More

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RanuiCharters, Owner at Ranui: Lake Taupo Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2016

Hi, Thank you so much for your detailed and lovely review! We really appreciate the effort. We are so happy you had such an awesome experience on our Great Lake :) Cheers, Jamie & Sarah

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