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Reviewed 17 December 2021

We had a fantastic stay, amazing attention to detail, very nice bathroom,fabulous comfortable bed with a great view lovely amenities, the best breakfast cooked to order, and wonderful canapes. Knowledgeable and affable hosts, nothing was a bother.

Date of stay: June 2021
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Gary Akers, Owner at Lake Taupo Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2022

Thank you so much for your kind review. We appreciate it very much! Cheers Gary

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Reviewed 12 December 2021

This stunning property and location were ideal for our company directors retreat.
We had excellent service, food, drinks and great conversations with Gary.
In addition, we visited some fabulous restaurants and got to try clay shooting!
I highly recommend Lake Taupo Lodge. It was simply a brilliant experience!

Date of stay: June 2021
  • Trip type: Travelled on business
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Gary Akers, Owner at Lake Taupo Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2022

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. It was our pleasure to be a part of your company directors retreat. Glad we were able to make the clay shooting experience happen! Cheers Gary

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Reviewed 10 December 2021

A truly unique and wonderful stay for my husband's 70th birthday celebrations. The thoughtfulness and kind welcome surpassed all our expectations. Garry pulled out all the stops when approached by our daughter in England to trim our room to perfection with wine, chocolates and balloons in abundance topped with a delightful birthday card. Very marvelous indeed Garry! Thank you so much
The food was delicious and the chef very friendly and accommodating of my dietary needs!
The room itself was glorious, quiet and comfortable and little touches like roses from the garden on our pillows topped this brilliant stay!
A return is definitely on the cards!!
Thank you all at Lake Taupo Lodge!

Date of stay: April 2021
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Gary Akers, Owner at Lake Taupo Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2022

Thank you for your kind words, Kathryn. We enjoyed being a part of celebrating Steve's 70th birthday! It was a treat to work with your daughter to make it extra special. We look forward to your return! Cheers Gary

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Reviewed 1 December 2021

After an adventure run around Tongariro, we decided to treat ourselves and stay at the lodge - it was the perfect and relaxing way to end the trip. Gary's hospitality is wonderful and the chefs food was delicious. Highly recommend!

Date of stay: February 2021
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Gary Akers, Owner at Lake Taupo Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2022

Thank you for taking time to write a review. We appreciate your kind words! Cheers Gary

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Reviewed 28 November 2021

What a stunning and peaceful location! We visited Lake Taupo Lodge as a treat while staying during the Home & Garden Show. Gary was a welcoming host and always happy to help. We has our 11 month old daughter with us and they made us all feel at ease and that her curious nature was not a problem.
Breakfast every morning was cooked to perfection and what a selection! We would definitely recommend this location if your looking for a special spot, over looking the lake and the lights of town.

Date of stay: March 2021
  • Trip type: Travelled on business
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Gary Akers, Owner at Lake Taupo Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2022

Thanks, Sarah - we enjoyed hosting your family! Cheers Gary

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