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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.
We offer self-contained, serviced, motel accommodation on the edge of Lake Taupo. With a range of modern and well-equipped studios and 1, 2 & 3 bedroom apartments - all with complimentary WiFi and air conditioning, some with underfloor heating - we are the ideal Taupo accommodation option for couples, families, groups and corporates on business travel.
Ashbrook Motel is centrally located in superbly quiet surroundings only minutes from central Taupo's shops, cafes and dining. Our range of accommodation is extensive and perfect for families, corporate or visitor to Taupō. Quality accommodation so close to everything, yet a quiet night's rest.
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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Mediterranean-style motel complex in a park-like setting with private courtyard. Walking distance to your choice of restaurants, shops, parks and lakeshore. 14 one and two-bedroom, fully self-contained motel units. Sauna, spa pool and barbecue area. Wireless broadband service available. Close to Lake Taupo.
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.
Located in an iconic Taupo building, slap bang in the centre of town. We are opposite the bus station and I-site and one block back from the Lake. The massive outdoor sun deck has views out over the park and of course the world famous Lake Taupo itself. Take advantage of our barbie, grab your mates and enjoy some sundowners.
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.
Mobile-friendly - Warm, affordable Taupo accommodation (Best value for money). 24 private thermal pools, all-year heated outdoor swimming pool 36 - 38 degrees, spacious Redwood sauna. 60-plus Sky TV channels in all units, BBQs Galore. Friendly hosts make your stay a pleasant one. 36 units on two-acres overlooking Lake Taupo. Secure off-road parking for Boat Trailers and Trucks. Leave the stress behind.
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.
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 - Warm, affordable, self-contained accommodation in popular, delightful Taupo. Quiet, peaceful location close to the lake, town centre, shopping and restaurants. Apartment-style units with spectacular views of Lake Taupo and the mountains. Also large double units suitable for groups or families. Continental breakfast available. Sky TV. Games room.
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.
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Swim Skills and Technique Workshops
Swimmers, triathletes, and water polo players. Improve your swim times in open water and in the pool. Well established as one of New Zealand's most effective swim technique coaches, Ally Boggs offers personalised swim ...
Where: AC Baths & Thermal Hot Pools, Taupo, Lake Taupo
Address: 26 A C Baths Avenue, Tauhara, Taupo, Lake Taupo
From: 9:30am on Friday 24th May 2019
To: 7:30pm on Sunday 26th May 2019
Taste of Asia Buffet
Wairakei Resort has a kitchen full of talented chefs from all around the globe, many coming from various parts of Asia. How better to celebrate this diversity, the unique cultures and some of the tastiest food on the ...
Where: Wairakei Resort, Taupo, Lake Taupo
Address: State Highway 1, Wairakei, Taupo, Lake Taupo
From: 6:00pm on Saturday 4th May 2019
To: 9:00pm on Saturday 29th June 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
Want to learn how to compost? Come along to this free workshop we're holding in partnership with Taupo Community Gardens! The aim of this workshop is to educate interested residents on how to make composting work for ...
Where: Taupo Community Gardens, Taupo, Lake Taupo
Address: 98 Richmond Ave, Taupo, Lake Taupo
From: 1:30pm on Saturday 25th May 2019
To: 3:00pm on Saturday 25th May 2019
Matariki Hunga Nui - Matariki Of Many People
Featuring Whakapapa quilts by Maungarongo (Ron)Te Kawa and Artworks by Taupō District children and young people. Maungarongo Te Kawa (Ngāti Porou) is an artist, storyteller, quilter and fashion designer. His ...
Where: Taupo Museum, Taupo, Lake Taupo
Address: 4 Story Place, Taupo, Lake Taupo
From: 10:00am on Saturday 25th May 2019
To: 4:30pm on Monday 1st 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
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
Aotearoa Poitarawhiti A Iwi National Netball Championships
This is an exciting 3 day tournament that welcomes organisations, clubs, friends and family teams to Taupo for our annual Mixed Netball Championships. We have 4 grades that accommodate to various levels of skill and ...
Where: Taupo Events Centre, Taupo, Lake Taupo
Address: 26 AC Baths Avenue, Taupo, Lake Taupo
From: 8:30am on Friday 31st May 2019
To: 3:00pm on Sunday 2nd June 2019
Taupo Art Connection Queen's Birthday Weekend Art Trail
The Taupō Art Connection Art Trail now in it's seventh year is a well established event on the Taupō art scene. This Queen's Birthday weekend event presents an opportunity for visitors to our region to meet and view ...
Where: Nukuhau Art Studio & Gallery, Taupo, Waikato
Address: 2/17 Whetu Place, Nukuhau, Taupo
From: 10:00am on Friday 31st May 2019
To: 4:00pm on Monday 3rd June 2019
Blue Light Taupo - Drive In Movie - Double Header
Blue Light is the volunteer arm of the NZ Police with a focus of youth events and programs free of Drugs and Alcohol. Our inaugural Queens Birthday Drive In Movie - Double Header, will involve a children's themed ...
Where: Waipahihi Sports Reserve, Taupo, Waikato
Address: 98 Richmond Ave, Taupo
From: 5:00pm on Saturday 1st June 2019
To: 10:30pm on Saturday 1st June 2019