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    Waitahanui Lodge

    116 State Highway 1 | Waitahanui, Taupo 3378, New Zealand
    011 64 7-808 2293
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    Overview
    • Excellent85%
    • Very good15%
    • Average0%
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    Travellers talk about
    “trout” (5 reviews)
    “herb garden” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 64 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Another lovely overnight stay here. Sue the owner is so welcoming. So clean and cosy. Stayed in same unit as last time and like the different set up with beds. A lot more room. Thanks so much Sue will try and get up for longer...More

    Thank BevT89
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    So peaceful and relaxing here, close enough to Taupo to not miss out on the action but far enough away that you can relax without any crowds. Amazing sunsets! Kayaks and row boats to use along with life jackets

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    Response from waitahanui, Owner at Waitahanui LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    I'm so glad that you like my lodge enough to keep coming back. Great you could make use of the kayaks too. And thankyou so much for your review.

    Reviewed 14 August 2017

    A lovely place to stay - unpretentious and cosy. We have stayed here before and will return again hopefully. Welcoming hostess, perfectly positioned cottage right on the shores of the lake with all you need inside for a long week-end away. Close to trout fishing...More

    Thank 896daveydave
    Response from waitahanui, Owner at Waitahanui LodgeResponded 23 September 2017

    Thankyou so much for taking the time to review the Lodge. I really appreciate your positive feedback.

    Reviewed 18 June 2017

    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
    Response from waitahanui, Owner at Waitahanui LodgeResponded 7 July 2017

    Great review John, thanks so much. Lets hope its not too long before you can return to my little piece of paradise.

    Reviewed 10 June 2017

    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 12 June 2017

    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

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    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$67 - US$102 (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
    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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