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41 Mapara Road Acacia Bay, Taupo 3385 New Zealand See on map
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lake Taupo Lodge is a home away from home, but so much more! Private rooms with ensuite, lake views nestled in the trees, sumptuously comfortable, warm as toast (lovely roaring fire in the lounge) and a beautiful breakfast to boot. Gary's attention to detail is...More

Thank Paula J
Response from GrandTour520087, Owner at Lake Taupo LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review of Lake Taupo Lodge. It is so important to Shirley and I that our guests feel as though are well looked after and have created a wonderful memory of their stay...More

Reviewed 9 September 2018

I made a weekend trip to Lake Taupo Lodge and loved every moment of it. The garden, house, and views were beautiful, the room was perfect, and Gary and Shirley were simply delightful hosts. All through the weekend the food was divine (Chef Chris made...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Gary and Shirley are wonderful hosts. Warm and gracious. Attentive to every need. They planned our activities and made reservations. Beautiful immaculate setting with superb accommodations. Chef Chris delivers on all levels; delicious evening canapés, tasty local wine, and tantalizing well-executed breakfasts. When we went...More

Thank Richard N
Reviewed 20 August 2018

This was our entry to New Zealand, and what a wonderful way to begin seeing this exciting country. Gary and his staff at Lake Taupo Lodge went overboard making us feel welcome. The Lodge and gardens are gorgeous - attention spent on every detail. I...More

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Response from LakeTaupoLodge, Owner at Lake Taupo LodgeResponded 21 August 2018

Thank you Richard and Ray for choosing to spend some time at Lake Taupo Lodge during your NZ trip and thank you also for taking the time to write a lovely review. It was an absolute pleasure to have you both here and I hope...More

Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed for our first Anniversary and the host and hostess were so lovely. We were treated so well. The room was cozy,spacious, and very clean.The view was picturesque as usual. The Chef, Chris, cooked us the most amazing breakfast and treated us like honored...More

Thank Sophie F
Response from LakeTaupoLodge, Owner at Lake Taupo LodgeResponded 20 August 2018

It was an absolute pleasure to have you and Chris here Sophie. We are so happy that Lake Taupo Lodge was where you chose to stay for your first anniversary. Wishing you all the best and many more wonderful anniversary's to come. I hope we...More

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"All suites are excellent"
19 Aug 2018
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"Frank Lloyd Wright rooms over look garden and Lake Taupo."
26 Apr 2018
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"We stayed in a suite. there are three with great views over Lake Taupo"
23 Apr 2018
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