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Huka Falls Road PO Box 95, Taupo New Zealand
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#8 of 50 B&Bs / Inns in Taupo
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Looking for a place to stay in Taupo? Then look no further than Huka Lodge, a romantic small hotel that brings the best of Taupo to your doorstep.

Free wifi is offered to guests, and rooms at Huka Hotel offer a minibar.

During your stay, take advantage of some of the amenities offered, including a concierge and room service. Guests of Huka Lodge are also welcome to enjoy a pool and free breakfast, located on site. For travelers arriving by car, free parking is available.

Close to some of Taupo's most popular landmarks, such as Formula Challenge Racing (2.3 mi) and Maori Rock Carvings (2.8 mi), Huka Hotel is a great destination for tourists.

While in Taupo be sure to experience local schnitzel favorites at Mole & Chicken or Cobb & Co. Taupo.

During your visit, be sure to check out popular attractions like Huka Falls tracks (0.3 mi), Spa Thermal Park and Riverbank Recreational and Scenic Reserve (1.1 mi), and Aratiatia Rapids (0.8 mi), which are all within walking distance of the small hotel.

We’re sure you’ll enjoy your stay at Huka Lodge as you experience everything Taupo has to offer.

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Nzattitude wrote a review Nov 2020
273 contributions105 helpful votes
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We had a wonderful two nights at Huka Lodge recently. It is beautifully located, nestling beside the Waikato just above the impressive Huka Falls. The room was stunning, comfortable and stylish. The food world class.
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Date of stay: November 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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255106Kim wrote a review Oct 2020
Auckland Central, New Zealand44 contributions16 helpful votes
Stayed 2 nights here over Labour weekend. Has been on our list for a long time, and the opportunity arose when the Border closure meant access for Kiwi's was a little easier. A sensational 2 days fro the moment we arrived. Have never experienced service like it. The Lodge was full for the weekend...full of a wide range of NZérs enjoying their own backyard, and it was great to chat in the Lounge around the fire after what were 2 nights of amazing culinary excellence. Cottages are awesome, right on the river, and we've never heard the "Birdsong"like it at sunrise each morning. There were so many extra touches, each one shows why they are consistently in the Top 10 Lodges in the World. Wow...we need to get back there
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Date of stay: October 2020
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Cathy13092014 wrote a review Oct 2020
Christchurch, New Zealand9 contributions8 helpful votes
We had the pleasure of enjoying a night at this beautiful Lodge. From the moment we arrived we were made to feel like we were the only guests, handed a glass of champagne and then taken on a tour and to our room by the General Manager. The canapes and drinks were fabulous then on to a stunning five course dinner. The rooms are exquisite, the service is outstanding with delightful staff who are extremely professional but with a personality. The General Manager, Kerry is an absolutely asset to the Lodge and was so accommodating at assisting us get to the National Equestrian Centre and into Taupo, even offering to come back and pick us up ..... all after we had technically checked out. Breakfast was enjoyed in the 'queens' room and lunch outside by the fire. We didn't want to leave. Still dreaming of our wonderful experience. Thank you Kerry and your team, your super stars and showcase incredible New Zealand hospitality.
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Date of stay: October 2020
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KathPete46 wrote a review Sep 2020
Auckland Central, New Zealand15 contributions12 helpful votes
We went for a long-anticipated weekend and the room and lodge and grounds and staff were absolute perfection. Breakfast was wonderful, pre dinner drinks in front of the fire, lunch on the terrace; all gorgeous. But dinner...First night was nice but I honestly can't remember it - which is unlike the previous time we had dinner there, 20 years ago which I can recite, course by course because it was so fabulous. And the second night - luke-warm vegetarian; very pretty but bland, muted, and we gave up half way through. There is not much to be said for the concept of "Chef knows best" when this is the result. Would love to come back, but while this model of dining is in place, we won't be. Staff are AMAZING, though.
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Date of stay: July 2020
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Wendy wrote a review Sep 2020
Auckland, New Zealand19 contributions
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- Huka Lodge is hands down one of the best places we’ve been. It’s a benchmark for high quality accommodation in every aspects. - The property sits right by the Waikato River - every detail is beautiful and the very tasteful (dustless) decor just topped it off. - Service level is amazing (which is what you don’t always find in NZ). The staff remembered us by the names and went extra miles to accomodate us and our toddler. - The food was exceptional and is on par with some of the Michelin restaurants I’ve tried.
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Date of stay: July 2020Trip type: Traveled with family
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$1,238 - $2,376 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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New ZealandNorth IslandWaikato RegionTaupo DistrictTaupo
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Frequently Asked Questions about Huka Lodge
Which popular attractions are close to Huka Lodge?
Nearby attractions include Lake Taupo (2.7 miles), Huka Falls tracks (0.3 miles), and Aratiatia Rapids (3.7 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Huka Lodge?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
What food & drink options are available at Huka Lodge?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Huka Lodge?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Huka Lodge?
Conveniently located restaurants include Malabar Indian Restaurant & Bar (Nepalese & Indian Cuisine), Incredible India Restaurant and Bar, and Suncourt Indian.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Huka Lodge?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Does Huka Lodge have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Huka Lodge offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at Huka Lodge?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does Huka Lodge have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the river view available here.
Is Huka Lodge accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and facilities for disabled guests. For specific inquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.