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52 on Rifle Motel in Taupo prides itself on delivering friendly, quality, affordable Taupo accommodation. We offer self-contained units for single travellers, family unit set-ups and 3-bedroom options, ideal for groups. Only a short walk from Taupo town centre and with a cafe across the road, this Taupo accommodation has many conveniences for guests.
Mobile-friendly - We offer a huge linked outdoor/indoor leisure pool—swim in both without leaving the warmth of the thermally heated water. Also: kids toddler areas, two hydro slides, tarzan swim, bombing zone, inflatable pool toys, private thermal mineral pools, sauna cafe and barbecue areas. Ideal in any weather. Taupo thermal swimming complex the whole family can enjoy.
Mobile-friendly - A great kiwi holiday spot and 20 minutes' walk into the Taupo Town Centre. Free hot thermal plunge pool for all-year-round relaxation, children's playground, TV and games rooms, BBQ and spa pool. Charter boat for fishing and sightseeing. Easy access to ski fields, boating, fishing, bungy jump, tramping and thermal wonders.
ASURE Ascot Ascot Motor Inn Taupo is a 15 unit 4 Star Plus self-catering complex. We offer a range of self-catering; Spacious 2 bedroom units, Large 1 Bedroom Units, Studio Units with Spa Bathrooms, Studio units with concept shower only bathrooms, Accessible Units, some units have Lake or Mountain Views others cosy private courtyards.
Unique customised tours for any size group. Choose any combination of adventure. Our daily adventures operate on the West Coast of Auckland at Muriwai—a spectacular beach. Mountain bike, wilderness adventures as well as sightseeing, winery and orchard tours. Group adventures include: abseiling, camping, team building weekends and skiing packages.
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Mobile-friendly - Taupo Motel just 10 minutes stroll from town with range of modern, warm, spacious rooms, to rest and relax from your Taupo activities and experiences. All our Taupo motel accommodation is fully self-contained with separate lounge. 7 rooms feature spa bath. Book through the link on this page, get complimentary breakfast per-person each night you stay. 50+ Sky TV Channels.
Look no further than Baycrest Lodge - just a stone's throw from the calm blue shores of the Great Lake. We are proud to be offering a professional yet relaxed 4 STAR PLUS Qualmark rated Taupo motel accommodation with Silver Enviro Award. Our Baycrest Lodge has achieved excellent Tripadvisor ratings and a 'Certificate of Excellence Award.
Mobile-friendly - Experience the best of Lake Taupo accommodation in one of our 10 boutique motel rooms. Corporate travellers, families and couples will love our rooms which all featuring king size beds, free Wi-Fi, My Sky Guest Select 50+ channels, in-room spas, under-floor central heating and kitchen facilities, and of course unobstructed lake views.
Mobile-friendly - Beside beautiful Lake Taupo. Step out from your apartment onto the beach and enjoy the unrestricted views across the lake. Affordable family and studio units. Facilities include outdoor heated swimming pool, spa, trampoline, BBQ's, bike, kayak and paddle board hire, Petfriendly on approval, parking room for boats, breakfast including gluten-free options. Family unit sleep7. Free wireless Internet, self-catering facilities.
Courtney Motel in Taupo is conveniently located just 100 metres stroll along the lakefront to the town centre and a safe swimming beach. Offering a selection of value oriented refurbished 3-star studio, 1, 2, 3 bedroom units, all with modern furnishings, oversize beds, free on site car-parking, Sky TV, Free WiFi and full kitchen facilities (studios with kitchenettes).
Mobile-friendly - Craters of the Moon is a walk with a difference; a unique and memorable experience for young and old. Bubbling craters and steam vents, explosion craters and colourful soils. Explore geothermal areas often wreathed in clouds of steam from the heat just below your feet!
Hire and design company specialising in corporate functions, gala dinners, award nights, weddings and all other special events. Eventrent cater to the most lavish affair or a modest celebration - no event is too big or too small. Our services include DIY decorative hire, design concepts, event styling, theming, wedding planning and event management.
Mobile-friendly - Located on the lakefront of magnificent Lake Taupo. Executive Motel is the perfect accommodation for corporate travellers and couples with tranquil, safe and secure environment. Executive Motel in Taupo has the main Lake Taupo swimming beach on our doorstep, your stay will leave you refreshed and revived. Relax and enjoy the views of the lake from the upstairs balcony.
Mobile-friendly - Haka Lodge Taupō offers a variety of up-market dormitory rooms for those travelling on a budget, and a wide range of private rooms for those who like their own space on the road. Great location – We are located within walking distance of downtown Taupō and Lake Taupō, with amazing views!
Mobile-friendly - Lakeland Resort in Taupo offers relaxing, comfortable accommodation, superb conference and function facilities with The Lakeland Bar & Brasserie serving divine cuisine. Set amidst 2.8 acres of landscaped grounds, complete with 64 well-equipped studio units, tennis court, outdoor seasonal swimming pool, 2 private indoor spa pools, guest laundry facilities, ample off-street parking, 2 conference rooms and bar and brasserie.
Mobile-friendly - Lakeside Accommodation is a portfolio of high-end quality self contained properties. Known for it's year-round activities and boutique town, Taupō is where you can shrug off the outside world, relax, regroup and revitalise. Whether you're hiking the Tongariro Alpine Crossing, trout fishing in the mountain-fed rivers or lake, or hunting in remote Kaimanawa Ranges, our accommodation is the perfect base.
Situated just a 4-minute walk from the shops and restaurants of Taupo township. Newly refurbished one and two bedroom units. New Spa units with Stunning views of Lake Taupo and the Mountain Rangers, perfect for family, equipped for business and totally relaxed for honeymooners. We also have a covered spa pool and year round heated swimming pool.
Mobile-friendly - Boasting a spellbinding lake edge location, with uninterrupted views of the magnificent lake and mountains from accommodation rooms, restaurants and bar areas. The hotel is luxuriously furnished with an ambience and art collection to delight all visitors. Restaurants offer superb award-winning cuisine, while three conference venues can cater for meetings, events and weddings.
Mobile-friendly - Fabulous lakefront property sure to delight the whole family. On the shores of Lake Taupo with outstanding views of the lake and mountains. Enjoy our large heated swimming pool, indoor or outdoor spas, play tennis, or take a beautiful scenic walk along the water's edge. Two adjacent restaurants. Facilities to accommodate everyone, including conference facilities.
Mobile-friendly - Taupo Mineral Thermal Pool accommodation. Set in picture-perfect rose garden, directly across from Lake Taupo. Accommodation options encompass a choice of flexible configurations. Check into spotless, impeccably maintained studio, one or two-bedroom apartments. Two-bedroom apartments sleep up to six. All include hospitable touches like thoroughly-equipped kitchen facilities, selected Sky TV channels, free Wi-Fi and electric blankets to keep you cosy.
Mobile-friendly - New Zealand’s Best and Most Awarded Rafting Company. We raft every level of White Water – from calm Grade 1 floats to extreme Grade 5 action. Our Tongariro White Water is the best Grade 3 in the country and requires no previous rafting experience. We operate all year round in the best scenery the country has to offer. Ages 3+.
Mobile-friendly - New, smart and precious. Sacred Waters is guaranteed waterfront magic on the edge of crystal clear Lake Taupo. From the magnificent 180-degree views to the exquisite internal water features, Sacred Waters will impress you with its attention to detail. Gymnasium, heated lap pool and more. 50+ Sky TV Channels and thermal hot tub in each apartment.
Mobile-friendly - Sailing to Taupo's iconic Maori Rock Carvings since 1983, Barbary offers relaxation, fun and adventure. We're equipped for all conditions - if the wind dies down, Barbary's eco-friendly electric engine kicks in, or if you prefer a real sailing adventure then come aboard when the wind is up, and enjoy sailing Lake Taupo at its best (and quietest!)
Mobile-friendly - The pirate-themed Sail Fearless has got to be the not-so-buried treasure of Great Lake Taupo. "Be Fearless" and take an amazing sailing trip on Great Lake Taupo, sailing to the Maori Rock carvings. It's a great affordable and family friendly cruise.
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Creative Tech Winter Holiday Camp
Fire Their Imagination! Our engaging and practical learning programme offers heaps of creative exploration and discovery opportunities for your budding engineer, digital artist or programmer using the latest ...
Where: The Technology Hub, Taupō, Taupo, Lake Taupo
Address: Suite 7, Lerew Building, 2-10 Heuheu Street, Taupo, Lake Taupo
From: 9:00am on Monday 8th July 2019
To: 3:00pm on Friday 19th July 2019
Alice Foulds Not Human Tour
Alice Foulds brings her debut EP 'Oxygen' live to the stage in a mid-year tour of the North Island. Building her performances on a mix of band and acoustic arrangements, Alice's Not Human Tour will showcase both her ...
Where: Two Mile Bay Sailing Club, Taupo, Lake Taupo
Address: 331 Lake Terrace, Taupo, Lake Taupo
From: 6:00pm on Friday 19th July 2019
To: 11:59pm on Friday 19th July 2019
Wairakei Estate Ice Rink - Taupo Winter Festival 2019
Paradice Mobile Ice skates into Taupō this July with a spectacular real ice rink. Whether you are a seasoned skater or a nervous novice, the Paradice Skating staff will be on hand to ensure a premium skating ...
Where: Tongariro North Domain, Taupo, Lake Taupo
Address: Tongariro Street, Taupo, Lake Taupo
From: 5:00pm on Thursday 4th July 2019
To: 9:30pm on Sunday 21st July 2019
Artful Minds Art Exhibition
Hosted by Lava Glass Art Glass Studio, Gallery and Cafe, Artful Minds Exhibition brings together vibrant new works by nine innovative Taupo artists. This is the first exhibition for Artful Minds as a group. Open daily ...
Where: Lava Glass Sculpture Garden, Taupo, Lake Taupo
Address: 165 State Highway 5, Taupo, Lake Taupo
From: 9:00am on Saturday 25th May 2019
To: 5:00pm on Wednesday 31st July 2019
Catalogue Exhibition - Taupo Winter Festival 2019
Following the award winning success of the Dog Show exhibition in 2018, Taupo Museum purr’oudly presents CATalogue – A cat show for art lovers and an art show for cat lovers. The cat themed artworks, sculptures ...
Where: Taupo Museum, Taupo, Lake Taupo
Address: 4 Story Place, Taupo, Lake Taupo
From: 10:00am on Saturday 6th July 2019
To: 4:30pm on Monday 12th August 2019
Mid-Winter Christmas Buffet
Brighten up your mid-winter blues with Wairakei Resort’s cheerful and warm Mid-Winter Christmas Buffet. Every Saturday night for the month of July, warm the cockles of your heart with Manuka honey glazed ham, winter ...
Where: Wairakei Resort, Taupo, Lake Taupo
Address: State Highway 1, Wairakei, Taupo, Lake Taupo
From: 6:00pm on Saturday 6th July 2019
To: 9:00pm on Saturday 27th July 2019
The Taupo Market
The Taupo Market - every Saturday* - morning, rain or shine, ever-changing – with lots of regular favourites. ‘Volcanic’ coffee, pies and fries, pastries and juice, fresh fruit and veggies, free range eggs and ...
Where: Riverside Park & Unison Amphitheatre, Taupo, Lake Taupo
Address: Redoubt Street, Taupo, Lake Taupo
From: 9:00am on Saturday 5th January 2019
To: 1:00pm on Saturday 28th December 2019
Kinloch Music Group Sunday Jam
The Kinloch Music Group (KMG) jam sessions - hosted by "The Algae Blooms" - are held on the 3rd Sunday of the month at Kinloch's Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Cafe (on your left before the village) - starting at 3pm. Better ...
Where: The Kinloch Club, Taupo, Lake Taupo
Address: 261 Kinloch Rd, Taupo, Lake Taupo
From: 3:00pm on Sunday 21st April 2019
To: 5:30pm on Sunday 18th August 2019
Sunday Roast Buffet
Treat yourself this Sunday by sitting down with the family to a delicious roast meal. Enjoy an all-you-can-eat selection of fine roast beef, succulent pork and crackling, lamb infused with rosemary and garlic and ...
Where: Wairakei Resort, Taupo, Lake Taupo
Address: State Highway 1, Wairakei, Taupo, Lake Taupo
From: 6:00pm on Sunday 28th April 2019
To: 9:00pm on Sunday 29th September 2019
Basestep Beginners and Social Dancing
Tuesday night dancing. New beginners are joining Basestep Modern Jive every week. Classes start at 6PM at Joshua's Bar. Start any time, no partner required, easy to learn and loads of fun! For info check out ...
Where: Joshua's Bar, Taupo, Lake Taupo
Address: 281 Spa Rd, Taupo, Lake Taupo
From: 7:00pm on Tuesday 2nd July 2019
To: 7:30pm on Tuesday 30th July 2019