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    Chalet Eiger

    534 Gillespie Place | Acacia Bay, Taupo 3385, New Zealand
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    • Excellent93%
    • Very good7%
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    “nina” (12 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 13 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We had a fabulous four night stay over Xmas. Loved every day, totally spoiled. Nina is a fabulous and frequent cook, making us amazing breakfasts, lunches, dinners and snacks. Lovely and quiet location, just a quick zip into town. Incredible Swiss bed and big deep...More

    Thank Robert F
    Response from Peter H, Owner at Chalet EigerResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks Robert, It was a pleasure hosting you both and hope to see you back again soon!

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Great place near Taupo. The house is very well designed with spacious, comfortable and clean rooms to stay in. We loved everything here. The owners are very welcoming and helpful. Peter reccommended a restaurant nearby for dinner (Plateau Bar + Eatery) and helped us book...More

    Thank Alona M
    Response from Peter H, Owner at Chalet EigerResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks for the review guys and look forward to seeing you back again sometime.

    Reviewed 23 November 2017

    Chalet Eiger was a memorable stop in our 3 week vacation to New Zealand. The accommodations were magnificent and the hosts were lovely. We spent 3 nights in Taupo and loved every minute of it. Our hosts Nina and Pater made us feel right at...More

    Thank epsteinr
    Response from Peter H, Owner at Chalet EigerResponded 29 November 2017

    Hi Guys It was an absolute pleasure to host you both here at Chalet Eiger, Bella is missing you both! Hope the rest of the vacation went well and you enjoyed Wellington, Safe Travels.

    Reviewed 17 July 2017

    What a wonderful find Chalet Eiger is, nestled above Taupo this is simply an idyllic spot, with stunning views and beautiful accommodation. Our hosts, Nina and Pete had thought of everything to make our stay a very memorable one. The Chalet itself is luxurious, but...More

    Thank Wendy W
    Response from Peter H, Owner at Chalet EigerResponded 20 July 2017

    Thank you for such kind words, we thoroughly enjoyed your staying with us and look forward to seeing you return in your new status!

    Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

    My fiancé and I spent two wonderful nights at this fantastic lodge during our visit to Taupo and were thoroughly impressed. From the moment we stepped through the front door, we were treated more like long-lost friends than paying guests. There was absolutely nothing that...More

    Thank Mitch P
    Response from Peter H, Owner at Chalet EigerResponded 20 July 2017

    Thanks for such a great review, after three months its as though we have been doing this for years and with such great guests as yourselves, it makes it an absolute pleasure, we look forward to seeing you both again (before the next Lions tour!)

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Concierge
    • Conference Facilities
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
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    • US$266 - US$343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Room Tips
    "We stayed in The Ruapehu Suite which we can recommend. Only negative is noise from owners' TV. But that..."
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    "All the rooms are beautiful but the Ruapehu Suite is a step above."
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