Lake Taupo Holiday Resort

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2 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
2 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
2 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, pool loungers

Overview of Lake Taupo Holiday Resort

Lake Taupo Holiday Resort

3.0 star property

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
41 Centennial Drive, Taupo, 3351

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationGolf Club Taupo1 min walk
  • Popular LocationSpa Thermal Park6 min walk
  • Popular LocationTaupo Bungy14 min walk
  • AirportTaupo (TUO)11 min drive

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About this area


Lake Taupo Holiday Resort is located in Tauhara, a neighbourhood in Taupo, and is in the suburbs and next to a golf course. Golf Club Taupo and Taupo Marina and Boat Ramp are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Spa Thermal Park and Lake Taupo. Travelling with kids? Consider Taupo Bungy and Taupo Hot Springs. Kayaking and rafting offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with mountain biking nearby.

What's nearby

  • Golf Club Taupo - 1 min walk
  • Spa Thermal Park - 6 min walk
  • Taupo Bungy - 14 min walk
  • Taupo i-SITE Visitor Information Centre - 4 min drive
  • Taupo Hot Springs - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • Taupo (TUO) - 11 min drive


  • Lotus Thai restaurant - 3 min drive
  • Victoria's Cafe Kitchen Bar - 3 min drive
  • Fern Cafe - 3 min drive
  • The Bistro - 3 min drive
  • Kefi - 4 min drive

About this property

Lake Taupo Holiday Resort

Family-friendly Taupo motel in Tauhara with 2 outdoor swimming pools
Along with 2 outdoor pools, this smoke-free motel has a bar/lounge and a poolside bar. Self parking is free. Additionally, a snack bar/deli, outdoor tennis courts and a conference centre are on-site. All 40 rooms offer WiFi, balconies or patios and TVs with digital channels.
Lake Taupo Holiday Resort offers 40 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature air conditioning. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Digital televisions are provided. This Taupo motel provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include outdoor tennis courts.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: WiFi (NZD 2.00 per day)
  • Available in some public areas: WiFi (NZD 2.00 per day)

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Motorhome/coach/lorry parking on site

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 8 AM–10 AM: NZD 8.00-20.00 for adults and NZD 8.00-20.00 for children
  • 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 swim-up bar, 1 poolside bar and 1 bar

Things to do

  • 36 holes of golf
  • 2 outdoor pools
  • 2 outdoor tennis courts
  • Arcade/games room
  • Basketball
  • Beach volleyball
  • Bike rentals
  • Children's pool
  • Hot springs
  • Mini golf
  • Playground

Family friendly

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Arcade/games room
  • Children's pool
  • Corner/local shop
  • Laundry facilities
  • Mini golf
  • Playground
  • Snack bar/deli


  • Corner/local shop
  • Library
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Conference centre
  • A meeting room


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)


  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • Digital channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Cookware/dishes/utensils

Outdoor space

  • Balcony or patio


  • Access via exterior corridors

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Check-in from 3 PM - 8 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 8:30 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 26.00.
Cots (infant beds) are available for NZD 10.0 per day

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 8.00 and NZD 20.00 for adults, and NZD 8.00 and NZD 20.00 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: NZD 2.00 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: NZD 2.00 per day (rates may vary)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 10.0 per day
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2.7 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a first aid kit

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including stag and hen parties
Some facilities may have restricted access; guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

Lake Taupo TOP 10 Holiday
Lake Taupo TOP 10 Holiday Resort
TOP 10 Holiday Resort
Lake Taupo Holiday
Lake Taupo Holiday Taupo
Lake Taupo Holiday Resort Motel
Lake Taupo Holiday Resort Taupo
Lake Taupo Holiday Resort Motel Taupo

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 95 out of 158 reviews
5 - Excellent 60%
Rating 4 - Good. 50 out of 158 reviews
4 - Good 32%
Rating 3 - Okay. 7 out of 158 reviews
3 - Okay 4%
Rating 2 - Poor. 3 out of 158 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 3 out of 158 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Best family resort in NZ
This resort with out a doubt has to be the best family resort in NZ! The pool is incredible, the 2brm motel style room is stylish but functional.
Stayed 1 night in May 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The pool is just amazing, the rooms look brand new, extremely clean with all you need.
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
We loved the property. Everything was in close proximity. My grandchildren had plenty to keep them occupied. The toilets by the pool area was a little messy. I was reluctant to use one but I needed to. All in all we loved it!
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Just loved the big heated lagoon pool! Lovely and clean too.
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020