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Sitting on the banks of the Waikato River, unwind with world-class views at welcoming Central Riverside Retreat with unlimited Wifi. Sleeping up to seven across two levels, Central Riverside Retreat is an excellent choice for your next holiday.
Bay Court Lakefront Motel is situated just across the road from the lake, 1 kilometre from town. Twelve spacious, smoke free units - bedroom, lounge, kitchen and bathroom - some with spa bath.
Ride a network of trails that wind along the Waikato River, connecting Taupo town with Huka Falls, Aratiatia Dam, Wairakei Tourist Park and Craters Mountain Bike Park.
Our indoor climbing wall at Taupo Events Centre is a challenging and fun all-weather activity for all ages!
Experience sensational golf in Turangi at the southern end of Lake Taupō. The Turangi Golf Course is 18 holes, par 72 from both tees. The course is reasonably flat and has water features and good tree coverage.
Take a scenic walk along the banks of the Waikato River, or simply explore the many lookout points at Huka Falls, one of the most visited natural attractions in New Zealand - these short, easy walks are great for kids.
At the mouth of the Tauranga-Taupo River in the small village of Oruatua, there are two easy walking tracks to enjoy the river, the native bush of the reserves and the expansive lake views.
Situated in a secluded area above picturesque Acacia Bay overlooking Lake Taupo, Chalet Eiger's boutique luxury lodge accommodation is set in a tranquil environment where each guest room has views of the magnificent lake, Mt Tauhara and Taupo Town.
Our personalised shuttle service is at your disposal. We can transfer you to and/or from your bus, train, or plane connections. We deliver and collect you from the adventure playgrounds of the Tongariro area at times to suit you - You're the guest.
Snow capped mountains, crystal clear waters, raging rapids, thermal hot springs and lush greenery are just some of the incredible natural features on offer in Taupo. To help you plan your trip, here's a list of the best Taupo attractions and activities.