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    Waitahanui Lodge

    116 State Highway 1 | Waitahanui, Taupo 3378, New Zealand
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          Overview
          • Excellent84%
          • Very good16%
          • Average0%
          • Poor0%
          • Terrible0%
          Travellers talk about
          “kiwi bach” (3 reviews)
          “trout” (5 reviews)
          “manager sue” (2 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Beachfront
          Suites
          Kitchenette
          Pets Allowed
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Breakfast included
          Pool
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          Reviews (62)
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          1 - 5 of 62 reviews

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          So close to the lake, beautiful view, extremely clean and comfortable, Sue is so friendly and helpful.5 minutes out of town, it is peaceful and right by the river. A Kiwi treasure. We will be back again and again.

          Thank Johnflack
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          We stayed here in June and were made so welcome. The lodges are retro fun and clean, comfortable and warm. Sue made us feel at home straight away with fresh scones and chat. She's a warm and generous host. The lakeside position, just 10 minutes...More

          Thank JoyTelfordUk
          Response from waitahanui, Owner at Waitahanui LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

          How very kind of you to post a review of our lodge so soon. I'm sure your stay was enhanced by the beautiful winter weather we had during your stay and all the experiences you had in the district. Your group were wonderful guests and...More

          Reviewed 5 weeks ago

          I stayed here every Christmas for many years throughout my childhood and when we needed a stopover for a night to break the trip from Palmerston North to Auckland I wanted to stay here again. I wasn't disappointed. The decor and furniture had been updated...More

          Thank Jacqui M
          Response from waitahanui, Owner at Waitahanui LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

          Thankyou for your review Jacqui. I love that you have so many childhood memories of the Lodge and are coming back. I hope you'll be able to return again. soon.

          Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

          Firstly, the views are amazing! Secondly, Sue is just fantastic and makes you feel completely at home. Stayed here 4 nights...first in Lodge 2 for 1 night and then Lodge 3 for the other nights. Both properties are 50s 'bach'. They have everything you need....More

          Thank Jamie H
          Response from waitahanui, Owner at Waitahanui LodgeResponded 17 April 2017

          Thank you for your glowing review Jamie. I'm so glad the lodge lived up to your expectations. I'm grateful you found time to post photos as well.

          Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

          Anyone wanting to chill out for a few days should head down State Highway 1 and stop off at Waitahanui Lodge, just on the outskirts of Lake Taupo. We stayed in Lodge 4, situated right on the beach just yards from the water. The property...More

          Thank Nicola K
          Response from waitahanui, Owner at Waitahanui LodgeResponded 4 April 2017

          Thank you Nicola K for your fabulous comments and glowing report of your stay here. I'm so glad you were able to enjoy the sunsets from one of the lakefront cottages, they really are the ones to go for to experience the best we have...More

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Room amenities
          • Microwave
          • Refrigerator in room
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$72 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Suites ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 5
          • Location
          • New Zealand >
          • North Island >
          • Waikato Region >
          • Taupo District >
          • Taupo
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          robinmacd2012
          We are considering a family gathering for 2 or 3 nights during the summer - probably 9 or 10 people - 3 family units of 4,3 & 3. when would be the ideal time to go to Waitahanui Lodge? What would the cost per night be? Robin MacDonald
          5 September 2014|
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          Response from waitahanui | Property representative |
          Hi Robin, thanks for your enquiry. Anytime's a good time to stay at Waitahanui Lodge! Jan, Feb and March are all good months here during summer. You could all be accommodated in Rooms 3, 4 and 5 which are available together... More
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          "2 lodges have direct lake views."
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          "Select the lakefront cabin if available"
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          "All the rooms are very comfortable but the lakeside rooms are very special"
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          "If you sleep lightly bring earplugs, trucks rumble past frequently. But the location is worth it."
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