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Lake Taupo Lodge

5.0 of 5 Lodge   |   41 Mapara Rd | Acacia Bay, Taupo 2730, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Perth, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I dropped in for a night on our tour of NZ. What a great place with wonderful hosts. The gardens are beautiful and the view over the lake in the evening was fantastic. I would thoroughly recommend a stay here if you are visiting Lake Taupo

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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I recently married at Lake Taupo Lodge and we have to say we had the best day of our lives. Such a beautiful setting, best hospitality and we were thoroughly spoilt and looked after. Many happy memories for us and all our guests. We wouldn't change a thing and recommend this Lodge to anyone looking for a... More

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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Thor and I stayed here for one night after a long trip from Wellington. We were welcomed by Gary, who showed us around the property and into our room. The room was cozy and comfortable, however it wasn't what I expected for the price we paid. Our stay was very nice, I just feel as if we paid too much... More

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Torquay, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from a 4 night stay to the beautiful Lake Taupo region of New Zealand. We were lucky enough to spend one of those nights at the breathtaking Lake Taupo Lodge. Exquisite, manicured gardens greeted us upon arrival. The lodge itself was beautifully furnished and offered stunning views of the lake and surrounding mountains. The lodge offers a luxurious... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is with a sad heart I write this review. If you are after a romantic relaxing getaway with modern conveniences and premium 4 star hotel standards, don't go here. We paid $565 per night, which included breakfast, it was a wet weekend no umbrella's offered and our room was outside along an uncovered path, so we got wet. Gary... More

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LakeTaupoLodge, Owner at Lake Taupo Lodge, responded to this review

I am absolutely stunned by your review. So much of this is just not factual. You contacted me on the 17th of February informing me of your severe illness (of which you were happy to tell others, which is why I mention it here) that affected your lower spine thus you were only unable to sit for a very short... More

Santa Monica, California
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8 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was one of my favorite properties in New Zealand. I truly enjoyed the views from the upstairs suite. The hosts were very kind and friendly. I enjoyed the gardens and felt like Alice in Wonderland exploring the property. There are some outdoor cats and a sweet indoor pup. I liked the location as it was close to some tasty... More

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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent 2 nights at Lake Taupo Lodge and we had an amazing time. Beautiful home, lovely furnishings and very comfortable surroundings.. Gary, Shirley and Baxter made us feel very much at home. Woke up to a beautiful home cooked breakfast every morning (to order) with freshly brewed coffee. Had a lovely time with the other guests that were also staying... More

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Gladstone, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Gary, Shirley and Baxter welcomed us into their lodge and made us feel just like home. The suites were well furnished, the bath room magnificent with fresh cut flowers daily, excellent wifi, and a delicious breakfast. Gary and Shirley were very helpful with making restaurant arrangements and providing insights to the area. Superb wines served in the evening. They have... More

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Blockley, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

We very much enjoyed our (3 night) stay at Lake Taupo Lodge. Gary and Shirley were very welcoming and helpful hosts (e.g. getting us into a popular restaurant on a busy night). Our suite had lovely views over the lake and their beautiful garden. Excellent dinners were provided on two nights (taking account of special dietary requirements) and the breakfasts... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

We stayed at Lake Taupo Lodge for 3 nights and had a very nice time. Our room was very clean and comfortable, with a great porch overlooking the beautiful gardens and lake. Gary and Shirley were very welcoming and gave us some good ideas/suggestions of things to do in the area. Also, the breakfasts were fantastic.

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Additional Information about Lake Taupo Lodge

Address: 41 Mapara Rd | Acacia Bay, Taupo 2730, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Taupo
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #7 of 36 Specialty lodging in Taupo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Lake Taupo Lodge 5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Lake Taupo Lodge offers 5 star luxury accommodation with dinner by arrangement. The focus is on gracious living and the six guest suites are luxurious examples of world class accommodation.This award winning, luxury bed & breakfast lodge is a designer’s delight. Inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright, it is set within magnificent landscaped gardens overlooking beautiful Lake Taupo and the mountains.Lake Taupo Lodge prides itself in the care and attention that we put into our guests. From the moment you arrive you can relax and let us look after you in style and comfort.This is a large (10,000 sqm) multi faceted property with each room having its own lounge area as well as the large main lounge and dining areas. ... more   less 
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