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Lake Taupo Lodge

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

Highlights from a phenomenal stay: - Beautiful prairie style home - Excellent room in separate building from main home (very quiet) with great views of Lake Taupo and the garden - Canapés and wine in the evening enjoying the view. Host Gary was even so...More

Thank Holly D
Reviewed 5 days ago

I stayed in a number of the luxury lodges of New Zealand on a recent trip there and loved them all. What Gary has created though is something truly exceptional amongst quite a lot of great competition. The lodge is a beautifully designed house that...More

Thank Charles L
Response from LakeTaupoLodge, Owner at Lake Taupo LodgeResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write an absolutely wonderful review about Lake Taupo Lodge Charles. It was a real pleasure to have you here to stay with us. I hope we will see you again one day. Kindest regards, Gary

Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm lost for words - This has to be one of the most beautiful places I have ever stayed. Outstanding views from our room. Spotlessly clean excellent breakfast, The chef can do wonders with canapé's too. Nothing was too much trouble for anyone. Credit to...More

Thank LoredanaWilliams
Response from LakeTaupoLodge, Owner at Lake Taupo LodgeResponded 3 days ago

Hi Loredana and Ian. I am very grateful for the kind words you have to say about Lake Taupo Lodge. It really was wonderful to meet you both. I hope next time you can stay longer! Kindest regards and best wishes, Gary

Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the lodge on our one week holiday on the northern island of NZ. The lodge is beautiful and very comfortable. We had the entire place to ourselves the first night and enjoyed Gary’s hospitality, travel advice, wine, and canapés immensely! Breakfast was truly...More

Thank Linda R
Response from LakeTaupoLodge, Owner at Lake Taupo LodgeResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much Duane and Linda! What a wonderful review of Lake Taupo Lodge. Looking forward to you both coming to stay with us again for another round of English lawn bowls - what great fun! Take care and kindest regards, Gary

Reviewed 1 week ago

As we are not being sure to go to heaven we must taste well to those paradis who are accessible. Lake Taupo Lodge is one of those places that makes us want to stay or come back. Our room was large and simple with very...More

Thank mrgabellecsimon
Response from LakeTaupoLodge, Owner at Lake Taupo LodgeResponded 3 days ago

Hello from Lake Taupo to France! Thank you Simon for the wonderful words you have written about Lake Taupo Lodge. It was an absolute pleasure to have met you both. I hope you will come again some day. Kindest regards and best wishes, Gary

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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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US$532 - US$753 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$532 - US$753 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"All rooms are great"
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"Our room was the best in the lodge, but just a little warm/sultry in the height of summer"
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"Any room is lovely. The owner showed us around and we would love"
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"The Lake Room has a beautiful view"
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