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Wharewaka Lodge

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This bed and breakfast lodge is a real winner! The house has wonderful views with an easy walk to the lake shore. The rooms are superbly comfortable and every detail has been thought of. The breakfasts are absolutely delicious but more than anything is the wonderful welcome we received from Susan and Tony. It was our second stay there and...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Excellent accommodation with a warm welcome from our hosts Susan and Tony. Very helpful advice on what to visit in next stages of our visit to New Zealand. Susan's attention to detail and to give gratuitous help was second to none.

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an outstanding 3 night stay in Feb 2017 at this beautiful accomodation on Lake Taupo. From the moment we arrived we felt relaxed and the hosts, the wonderful Tony and Susan made us feel very welcome and at home. The attention to detail shone through, from the delicous breakfast to the early evening drinks and canopes, and all...

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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We spent two nights in this lovely house but we recommend to stay longer if you have time. A very warm and friendly welcome, a very comfortable room with a nice view on the lake, breakfast was delicious. Susan and Tony are definitely outstanding hosts and so informative. Moreover, the location is ideally situated with a lot of fun activities.

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Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Just two nights for us at Wharewaka, but stay longer if your itinerary allows. This is because Susan and Tony are exceptional hosts who provide wonderful accommodation on the shores of L Taupo. We loved our luxurious en suite room and sunny balcony. In fact we ground to a halt and spent a delightful afternoon on the lake shore below...

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Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Our suite was perfect, our balcony was overlooking lake Taupo, and our hosts were so informative, interesting and friendly that it was quite difficult to leave our breakfast table, every morning! Breakfast was cooked by both our hosts in an open plan kitchen/ sitting room, and our conversations started then. And every evening, we were offered a drink and nibbles...

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Susan and Tony are perfect hosts...they offered a warm friendly welcome and we throughly enjoyed our time at Wharewaka Lodge. The accommodation is exquisite and we learnt so much about the area from Susan and Tony. Definitely the best B&B in NZ.

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Appenzell, Switzerland
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We were three weeks in this perfect lodge. It was a wunderful time, very familar in a really comfortable house with character. We have been in the language school and Susan and Tony helped us a lot, not only with the language... If you are more interested in our review, please read it in German.... :-) But be sure, we...

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Witney, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Susan and Tony made us welcome in every way from pre-dinner drinks by the fire in the sitting room to excellent advice on local excursions and places of interest. We learnt a lot about New Zealand today from lively conversation over the evening drinks. The bedroom was extremely comfortable, well furnished with a lovely selection of things provided in the...

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UK
Reviewed 3 July 2016

On our tour of NZ we stayed in several family run bed and breakfasts. This was the highlight of our trip. We were made very welcome by the owners, joining them for drinks and snacks each evening and they made every effort to ensure we saw the best of the local attractions and tried the best restaurants.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Visit Taupo and enjoy our warm hospitality and boutique lake edge accommodation.All rooms have tea & coffee, ensuite tiled bathrooms with heated floors and towel rails, high quality linen,TV.Experience golf, trout fishing, Tongariro World Heritage Park, thermal parks & spas, wine tour & Maori culture.Dine at a wide choice of nearby restaurants.Relax with pre dinner wine and hors d’oeuvres by the open fire or on the terrace. We serve generous healthy breakfasts. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wharewaka Lodge

Address: 87 Wharewaka Road | Four Mile Bay, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Price Range: €229 - €258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“All the rooms are superb.”
 of 5 bubbles virginia371, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Outstanding hosts”
 of 5 bubbles chretienfrankie, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms have a lake view and a balcony and are very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles elwirth, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“all rooms are quiet and well thought out.”
 of 5 bubbles Grannietraveller, 29 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Our room had a balcony and was fine.”
 of 5 bubbles KJPJ, 12 Mar 2016 | Read review
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