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Doughboats Lake Taupo


Hire & drive your own doughnut boat! Our electric powered boats seat 6 & rental sessions are 2 hours long. Pack some drinks & nibbles, & cruise the shoreline of Lake Taupo while enjoying your favorite music via bluetooth speakers.

We're New Zealand's first and only doughnut boats, providing you with an iconic boating experience on beautiful Lake Taupo. Our boats are doughnut-shaped so you can sit around a big table with your significant other or a group of friends. Grab a meal to go and bring it on board with some drinks to enjoy during your cruise. Alcohol is permitted. We are located at berth 21 at the Taupo Marina on Redoubt St. We are within walking distance from the town centre. Our rental sessions are two hours long and they run at 9am, 12pm, 3pm, and 6pm. It is $119NZD for two people, and $20NZD per additional person (up to 6). Children under 6 are free. Book on our website for 10% off. We have 3 boats available to rent for larger groups.

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Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Oct, Nov, Dec


$32.50 - $59.50 (Adult)

Get 10% off when you book on our website. See our website for Terms & Conditions.

Physical address:
Doughboats Lake Taupo
21 Redoubt Street
Taupō Town
New Zealand

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