Quiet Romantic Getaway with Striking Views of Lake Taupo, New Zealand

Pukawa, North Island (New Zealand)

Quiet Romantic Getaway with Striking Views of Lake Taupo, New Zealand

Nature Lodges
1 unit
4 guest capacity

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Accommodation Description

  • Kid-friendly
This romantic getaway is situated on the edge of the huge Lake Taupo in the North Island of New Zealand. It can accommodate up to four guests and consists of two bedrooms and one bathroom. One of the bedrooms is furnished with a comfy, queen-size bed and the second bedroom includes two single beds. A cot is also available for those traveling with small children. The main room of the apartment follows an open-plan layout, which hosts the kitchen, the dining table, and the living area. From here, guests can access their private balcony that overlooks the stunning Lake Taupo.

The kitchen comes equipped with a fridge, a freezer, an oven, a stove, a dishwasher, a microwave, a toaster, and tea and coffee making facilities. Guests may also request a high chair for their child. Bed linens and towels are provided, along with modern amenities such as a washing machine, a dryer, an iron and ironing board, a hairdryer, and heating throughout.

Additionally, the apartment comes equipped with broadband internet access, a telephone, an alarm clock, a television, a DVD and CD player, and a radio, so they feel right at home. The cozy lounge space offers the perfect spot to chill out in the evening and take in the wonderful views outside.

Accommodation Features

  • Towels
  • Private Lounge/Living room
  • Toilet
  • Queen-size bed
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Dining room
  • Stove
  • Dining table
  • Twin/Single bed
  • BR/DVD player
  • Sound system
  • Washing machine
  • Cooking basics
  • Parking
The property boasts an exceptional, on-site restaurant and bar, which serves gourmet cuisine and impressive, 180-degree panoramic views. This property provides undercover parking for guests' vehicles. A high chair and cot are available for those traveling with small children.

Guest Services

  • Bar/Pub
  • Restaurant
  • Laundry service
  • Spa
This property provides the perfect setting to host a celebration or special event from weddings to conferences. With an impressive great room, a dining room, a cellar, and a cozy loft area, guests will find the ideal spot to throw an unforgettable event.

Guests can enjoy an exceptional, on-site restaurant with panoramic views and delicious food.

A fishing package is available for an additional price. This includes accommodation in a lake-view apartment, two-course dinners, breakfast hampers, packed lunches, a professional guide, and all necessary equipment.

Guests can also purchase a hiking day package where they can discover the breathtaking Tongariro Crossing. The hike covers 19.4 kilometers and takes between six to eight hours. The package includes return transfers from the property, a packed lunch, a two-night stay in the loft accommodation, a breakfast hamper, and two two-course dinners. This package is based on a minimum of two people.

Golfing enthusiasts can also request a golfing package. For more information on all of these services, guests should contact the host directly.

Location + Surroundings

Situated in the heart of the North Island of New Zealand is this truly remarkable property. The breathtaking southern shores of Lake Taupo lie just a stone's throw away, where guests can explore the wonderful Pukawa Bay. In just 61 kilometers, guests can reach the Whakapapa Ski Resort at Mount Ruapehu for excellent snowsports and only 38 kilometers away, guests can reach the Tongariro Alpine Crossing and the Tongariro River for top-class trout fishing and white water rafting. Moreover, the area is surrounded on all sides by extraordinary National Parks that offer an endless array of thrilling trails.

Activities

General activities
  • Fishing
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Wildlife watching
Adventures and sports
  • Biking
  • Golfing
  • Water sports
  • Winter sports
  • Whitewater rafting

Fishing fanatics will find themselves in paradise here, with world-class trout fishing just moments away. Guests must not miss the opportunity to visit the nearby Tongariro River for some of the best trout fishing and fly-fishing in the world. Moreover, with the magnificent Lake Taupo right on the doorstep of the property, guests can take advantage of the myriad of water-sports activities on offer. Whether guests fancy a scenic cruise, a relaxing afternoon in the hot pools, or a day full of adventurous sports, they will never be short of something to do. For the golfing enthusiasts, the property is just a short drive from seven wonderful golf courses. Additionally, the stunning surrounding area is abundant with soaring mountains and huge national parks, which are perfect to explore by hiking or biking.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: Flexible
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking
  • No parties

Cancellation policy

Moderate
Free cancellation up to 7 days

You will receive a full refund if you cancel at least 7 days prior to check-in.

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Additional Information

This is a non-smoking property.

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