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    Waitahanui Lodge

    116 State Highway 1 | Waitahanui, Taupo 3378, New Zealand
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    Room & Suite (23)
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    Overview
    • Excellent85%
    • Very good15%
    • Average0%
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    Travellers talk about
    “kiwi bach” (3 reviews)
    “trout” (5 reviews)
    “herb garden” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    1 - 5 of 62 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    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
    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 11 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

    Reviewed 23 May 2017

    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 12 June 2017

    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 9 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.

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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
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    • Price range
    • USD 72 - USD 109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
    • Location
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    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Taupo District >
    • Taupo
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    Traveller (28)
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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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