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  • Omaka Lodge Taumarunui
    11 Omaka Road, Taumarunui
    Located only 7kms from the friendly township of Taumarunui, down the incredible Forgotten World Highway, lies Omaka Lodge, a boutique bed & breakfast venue in the heart of New Zealand’s Forgotten World. The short drive out from town follows the Whanganui River and is a beautiful scenic tour at any time of the year. At the end of a tree lined sealed driveway, you’ll find Omaka Lodge and its beautiful mature gardens. Well positioned on the crest of a hill, with magnificent views of Herlihy’s Bluff and Mount Hikurangi, and a peek of Mount Ruapehu, this wonderful venue offers total privacy and seclusion. Situated amidst working farmland, the Lodge and its grounds are surrounded by the sights and sounds of everyday country life, where sheep and cattle dot the rolling green-pastured hills and valleys that echo to the melodious sound of never-ending birdsong. Omaka Lodge is set on several acres of picturesque grounds, and we welcome groups or individuals to visit our beautiful and expansive country gardens by appointment. Or if you’re thinking of an occasion such as a wedding or small luncheon, Omaka Lodge could be the picturesque setting you seek. Relaxing at Omaka Lodge is a true delight with so many options on offer indoors or out. Swim or soak up the sun poolside; play croquet or a game of tennis; read a good book or magazine; enjoy a garden ramble or doze indoors; there really is something for everyone at magical Omaka Lodge. Slightly further afield, the surrounding Ruapehu District offers many attractions that may pique your interest. There are so many ways to explore and enjoy New Zealand’s Forgotten World: drive the unforgettable Forgotten World Highway; hop on a Forgotten World RailCart and experience the hidden countryside by rail; boat, canoe or kayak down the Whanganui River to the iconic Bridge To Nowhere. If adventure tourism is your thing, there are cycling, walking and hiking trails within easy reach, not to mention the mountains of the Tongariro National Park and its world-class ski fields. At the end of the day, whatever you’ve experienced, Omaka Lodge welcomes you home. Enjoy a delightful dinner (if prearranged) and relax into a sumptuous bed. The beauty and warmth of Omaka Lodge will provide rest, satisfying and restoring a weary traveller. Omaka Lodge, a tranquil oasis amidst New Zealand’s Forgotten World.
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  • Lake Taupo Lodge Taupo
    41 Mapara Road, Taupo
    Luxury 5 Star Boutique B&B 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 sq.ft) multi faceted property with each room having its own lounge area as well as the large main lounge and dining areas.
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  • Stay at 66 Taupo
    66 Ngauruhoe Street, Taupo
    Nestled in the prestigious "Bird Area" with stunning 180° views of the township, looking south across Lake Taupō to the ski fields and mountains of the UNESCO Dual World Heritage National Park, Kaimaniwa Ranges and beyond. Stay at 66 is an ecological and iconic Home 'n' Garden accommodating up to 11 persons in a spacious, tranquil, and privately relaxed setting with every amenity available; and central to absolutely everything, ensuring a comfortable, convenient, and memorable stay. – "Come and make my Casa …your Casa" This retro home is an iconic "Californian Ranch" design with a "Spanish twist"; designed by the host's father, Les Deasy, and built by him together with local builder Eamon Conner and Peter Fulton in 1965 as Les and Jean Deasy's family home. The gardens were created by renowned landscape architect Ted Smythe in 1974 as a gift to Jean and Les; and the beginning of a life-long friendship. Here you are surrounded by native flora, fauna, and wildlife such as the odd Hedgehog or Pukeko running through; and with Tui, Fantail (Piwakawaka), Rifleman (Titpounamu), Wax-eye, and Warblers are all here along with Blackbirds, Starlings, and a variety of Sparrows; many of which turn up for a feed each morning. There is plenty of room to spread out and relax; it's very easy to just "be", and harder to leave... but you can always come back.
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  • The Loft Taupo
    3 Wakeman Road, Taupo
    Situated in picturesque Acacia Bay, just 5 km from Taupo town and a short walk to the lake is The Loft Taupo, a lovely purpose built cottage style B&B with wrap-around porches and lovely gardens, backing onto a bush reserve with abundant bird life. Come, sit and relax in our garden, listen to the birds sing whilst you enjoy a glass of wine before dinner. Our accommodation in Taupo includes three large well appointed rooms at the BnB with their own ensuite bathrooms. The bathrooms have heated towel rails, hair dryers and toiletries. All rooms have queen size beds with electric blankets, heating and fans for the winter. There are TVs in each room and a table and chairs for comfort. Tea and coffee making facilities are available. Breakfast at The Loft consists of homemade muesli, seasonal fruit, yogurt, orange juice, freshly baked sourdough bread served with homemade jams, bacon & eggs and brewed coffee or herbal tea. All guests will enjoy free parking and wifi. Guests love the convenient location of our Taupo accommodation, as we are among the few BnB's in Acacia Bay, Taupo, so if you're looking for a bed and breakfast in Taupo on your next visit, we'd love to welcome you at The Loft Taupo.
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  • Country Lodge Kinloch - Taupo
    83 Hitiri Road,, Taupo
    Country Lodge Kinloch is the perfect haven for independent travellers looking for something unique and special in an accommodation experience. Just 12 minutes from Taupo township, Country Lodge Kinloch offers both self catering accommodation in a stand alone cottage and quality Bed & Breakfast accommodation within the residence. All of which is located in a picturesque rural setting with extensive views of Lake Taupo.
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  • Chalet Eiger
    534 Gillespie Place, Taupo
    Situated in a secluded area above picturesque Acacia Bay overlooking Lake Taupo, in the Central North Island, Chalet Eiger's boutique luxury lodge accommodation is set in a tranquil environment where each guest room has views of the magnificent lake, Mount Tauhara and Taupo town. Chalet Eiger is one of the Lake Taupo area's best kept secrets where you can experience a unique international blend of Kiwi hospitality and Asian charm in private and peaceful surroundings. With only three luxury suites, Chalet Eiger provides a private boutique retreat where you can enjoy luxury accommodation and all the spectacular outdoor activities this unique volcanic region has to offer. The great lake is one of New Zealand's year-round recreational and cultural hotspots and an ideal base for your North Island holiday.
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  • Wharewaka Lodge Taupo
    87 Wharewaka Road, Taupo
    Luxury accommodation, lake edge situation, 3 ensuite rooms, tiled bathrooms, heated floors, tea, coffee, making facilities, fridge with complimentary organic juices, wine, beer, TV Visit Taupo and experience warm hospitality and boutique lake edge accommodation at Wharewaka Lodge Luxury rooms with ensuite tiled bathrooms with heated floors, bath & shower, heated towel rails, hair dryer, toiletries, balcony, TV, fridge, tea/coffee, fine cotton bed linen. King & Queen rooms have heat pump air conditioning. Enjoy a healthy and generous breakfast indoors, on the terrace or in the garden courtyard. Enjoy complementary predinner wine and hors d'oeuvres in the sitting room by the open fire or on the terrace. Activities nearby include swimming, walking, 3 golf courses, fly fishing, horse trekking, 7km to shops and restaurants, boating and fishing trips, bungee, skydiving, hot mineral pools, spas, thermal areas, scenic flights and Maori culture. 1-2 hours by car to Rotorua, Waitomo Caves, Hawkes Bay vineyards and gannet safaris, seaside, winter snow skiing, and World Heritage Site Tongariro National Park and the famed Tongariro Alpine Crossing. 3 hours to Auckland and 4.5 hours to Wellington. Local air services available.
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  • Whakaipo Lodge Taupo
    1/504 Mapara Road, Taupo
    Supreme Winner of the 2020, 2018 & 2016 B&B Association of NZ Excellence Awards. "We don't sell rooms. We create an experience to cherish." A boutique, luxury lodge perfectly positioned close to Taupo and the Great Lake while providing an idyllic, romantic sanctuary away from it all. Treat yourself and be pampered with superb food, wine and exceptional coffee from your knowledgeable Kiwi hosts at one of New Zealand's most awarded bed & breakfast/lodges. Stunning location, gourmet food & wine experience, luxury accommodation and great company are all here in abundance. So, sit back and relax in style.
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