Fairbairn House


Fairbairn House sits high above Lake Taupo in the private Grandview Estate at Acacia Bay, Taupo. At 642 metres (2,106 feet) above sea level, the unique elevated position commands extensive and rare views of Great Lake Taupo.

Fairbairn House has two guest apartments at Fairbairn House - The West Wing and The East Wing with a variety of room configurations. These are tranquil places for a complete break, a romantic weekend, the base for an outdoor adventure stay, or to take in Taupo’s amazing natural geothermal environment. Glorious sunrises, sunsets, and the twinkling lights of Taupo are yours to enjoy. From this amazing vantage point the night sky and Milky Way are a breathtaking experience. Come and enjoy this luxurious location at Lake Taupo.

Facilities & features

  • BBQ Facility
  • Disabled Access
  • Internet (Public Use)
Proximity to airport:
18km to Taupo airport
Proximity to town:
9km to town
Number of rooms:
Maximum capacity:

Opening times

Business hours
Check in 2 - 9pm. Check out 10.30am
Months of operation
All Year


$240 - $260 (Adult)

Terms and Conditions Fairbairn House is a special place to stay for discerning travellers. Wherever possible we will try to be flexible to assist guests to have an enjoyable and relaxing stay with us. • Check In/Out - Guests may check in between 2pm and 9pm, unless by special arrangement to suit travel arrangements. Check out by 10.30am. • We have a minimum two night stay. - Guests must abide by the Guest House Rules & body corp rules of the Grandview Estate gated community.

+64 21 247 0099
Physical address:
Fairbairn House
146 Highland Drive, Acacia Bay, Taupo 3377
Acacia Bay
New Zealand