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Sportsmans Lodge

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15 Taupahi Road, Turangi 3334 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
3 Star accommodation
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28 Oct.29 Oct.
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Reviewed 23 June 2018

Clean and comfortable bedroom with small bathroom ensuite. Shared Lounge with TV, pool table and library with games warm and cosy. Clean shared kitchen well equipped with all facilities plus tea, coffee and milo.

Thank Martine L
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

We only stayed for one night recently, but for a bargain price we enjoyed all the space offered by the cottage. The bed was comfy, the bathroom spotless (I’ve never seen such a sparkling shower base outside of a brand new one) and having a...More

Thank Kiwiquilter
Reviewed 3 June 2018

This is a great little place to stay. The (reasonably new) owners are absolutely lovely and full of helpful tips & local knowledge. Room is compact but well laid out and the heat pump kept it warm on an icy night. Shared kitchen facilities are...More

Thank timf4567
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

The twin bedded rooms are small with very little storage space and are without a tv. There is a spacious tv room where you can socialise with other guests. A large, very clean and well equipped communal kitchen is available for preparing meals. Tea and...More

Thank Traveller_Brian51
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Stayed in the separate cottage and we were both very happy. The room was extremely clean and inviting. Priced very well and left happy with our choice. Well equipped room and has all you would need for a longer stay. We were only there for...More

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Description
Sportsmans Lodge is the hidden accommodation gem of the Central Plateau and Lake Taupo District. It has a unique, tranquil character of its own. Its relaxed, homely surrounds has special appeal for fly fishermen, More walkers in the Central Plateau, weary travellers looking for a quiet night's sleep, and in the winter, skiers and snowboarders.The Lodge has nine quality, comfortable double/twin single rooms with own ensuites. Guests share a large self catering kitchen/dining room. The large shared lounge with open fire, TV and pool table is great for relaxing and sharing the day's stories with other guests. The lounge opens out to a sundeck that overlooks an amazing garden. For those looking for a private hideaway, our self contained cottage, separate to the Lodge, is perfect. The deck opens out on to a delightful, quiet part of the garden. Pure Bliss! FREE Wireless internet is available throughout the Lodge and its surroundings Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Babysitting
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Best Value
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Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
USD 56 - USD 66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Turangi
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
USD 56 - USD 66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Turangi
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Dining (2)
Pool & Beach (1)
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nonie16
5 July 2015|
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Response from Betty C | Property representative |
No, we do not. however the Tokaanu Thermal Hot Pools are a short 5 minute drive from the Lodge. They open at 10am and close at 9.00pm
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Room Tips
"There was also a cottage style room which was separate from the lodge building."
kiwipukupuku
2 Jan. 2018
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"for $5 more you get a bigger room. The problem is this lodge is in high demand so you may not be able to..."
BigRad
23 Oct. 2017
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"The cottage was a little more expensive but totally worth it."
Worldtraveleyes
13 Sep. 2017
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"All lodge rooms are off a shared balcony which also leads to a kitchen and lounge.Some have both a double..."
O9555IAandym
15 Feb. 2017
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