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    Waitahanui Lodge

    116 State Highway 1 | Waitahanui, Taupo 3378, New Zealand
    011 64 7-808 2293
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    Room & Suite (24)
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    • Excellent85%
    • Very good15%
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    “trout” (5 reviews)
    “herb garden” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Pets Allowed
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 30 November 2017

    We've just had a one night stay, and love this place, we stayed in unit 4, the best views of the lake from kitchen, lounge and you can lie in bed and still see the lake on your doorstep. Made a fresh salad from Sue's...More

    Thank Christine W
    Response from waitahanui, Owner at Waitahanui LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thankyou Christine, very kind of you to review your stay at the Lodge. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay and hope you can come back another time.

    Reviewed 6 November 2017 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
    Response from waitahanui, Owner at Waitahanui LodgeResponded 25 November 2017

    Thanks for your review and your nice compliments Bev. Much appreciated. Glad you like the new setup.

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    Reviewed 22 October 2017 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

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Response from waitahanui, Owner at Waitahanui LodgeResponded 3 November 2017

    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.

    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Price range
    • US$72 - US$109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Taupo District >
    • Taupo
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    5 September 2014|
    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
    Room Tips
    "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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