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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Wished we'd been able to stay more than one night. Secluded, well-appointed lodge about 10 minutes drive outside Taupo. Attentive yet unobtrusive host who treated us like guests in his own home. Welcome beer on the sun trap deck when we arrived and after he carried our bags in from the car. Great breakfast, especially the bacon and eggs! Recommended.

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

large, modern and clean room, with view to huge garden and hills, nice host. 5 minutes drive to Taupo, and in the middle of all the attractions ( Thermal Wonderland, Huka falls, Tongariro NP, Rotorura. Best stay in 4 weeks travel north and south island

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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

What a place. Spacious, great views, lots of outside sitting areas, well furnished and equipped. This bnb is about 10 minutes drive from Taupo in a lovely rural setting. It is set in extensive gardens with the added bonus of an outside hot tub which is a great spot from which to observe the night sky. Gail and Robert could...

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United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our bedroom was large as was the ensuite and nicely furnished. There is a shared coffee/tea making facility with small fridge in the corridor. Robert gave us a filling breakfast and each night a complementary glass of wine. What a beautifully modernised house Gail and Robert have. We were delighted to have seen this sunset over the Mountain on the...

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St Peter Port, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not a lot more can be said! Beautiful and extremely thoughtful accommodation. Great hosts. After two weeks in New Zealand, this is the best accommodation we have experienced. Can thoroughly recommend Teresa and Paul

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Thank Paul H
Bucks UK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sadly only spent one night here but excellent hospitality from Gail and Robert. We were the only guests so it really was home from home! We stayed in Aratiatia room where tea and biscuits were served upon arrival, very welcome after a long drive. Jacuzzi in the beautiful gardens before dinner at a recommended restaurant.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A high quality homestay. Our room was large and comfortable with easy chairs and a deck with a view. All our needs were catered for. Taupo is 10 minutes drive and has good restaurants. Thanks Robert and Gail for your charming hospitality

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Thank Dianne R
Innerleithen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Kauri Point for 4 nights on our tour of New Zealand. The house has beEn fully modernised by Robert the owner to a very high standard. Rooms are large very well furnished and with lovely decor.The house is set in beautiful grounds with grand views of Tuahara. The house and has extensive decking with lots of different...

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nassington
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We stayed here for two nights during an extended 6 1/2 week holiday to New Zealand, the facilities and location are very good. Gail and Robert made us feel welcome and the breakfast was excellent. If you are in the Taupo region then this is the place to stay

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Reviewed 10 January 2017

Everything about the accommodation had been thoughtfully done. From individual outside table & chairs to towels for beach to sweets in the room & all sorts of different coffees & teas. The delicious prawn accompaniment to drinks brought to our room, but actually enjoyed in the spacious social area with other guests; watching the rugby with plenty of beer; fantastic...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Robert & Gail would love to welcome you to your "Luxury home when you are away from Home." You will arrive as guests and leave as friends having enjoyed being thoroughly spoiled from the moment you arrive. Stay as long as you can - Taupo has so much to offer you, and we are so close to other cities such as Rotorua and the Hawke's Bay - so unpack your bags for a few days and relax and really enjoy New Zealand at its best. Our suites are luxuriously appointed and all are en-suite and have deck access. Join us in the evening for a glass or two of wine, beer or a soft drink before you head into town for dinner (we will even drive you in). Alternatively, and by prior arrangement, we can prepare you a supper, one or 2 course dinner, platter or special occasion dinner. Welcome to New Zealand,have a great holiday in paradise. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kauri Point

Address: 4 Mark Wynd, Taupo 3379, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Price Range: $275 - $326 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Kauri Point 5*
Number of rooms: 3
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