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Anchorage Resort Heritage Collection

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The Anchorage Resort is a beautiful complex located right on the shores of NZ's largest body of water, Lake Taupo. The Anchorage Resort features 21 spacious units, which have recently been refurbished with new carpets, furniture, beds and a fresh coat of paint. We have a variety of room types from large studios, one and two bedroom units and our amazing and luxurious 3 bedroom apartment. Our complex is also family friendly with our pool area recently receiving a spruce up -including a new deck. With a heated plunge pool, we offer the perfect way for the family to relax and enjoy Taupo's amazing summer weather. We also offer free Wi-Fi, off-street parking and easy access to the lake just across the road from our motel. Whatever the occasion our resort can cater to your every need, and don't forget our delicious home cooked breakfasts which are available up request. You will not find a better place to stay at for that special family holiday this summer.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Spa
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hot Tub
Self-Serve Laundry
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Sauna
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Accessible rooms
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Mid-range
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Location
Full view
Getting there
Taupo Airport3 km
Rotorua Airport70 km
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Everything about this accommodation deserves 10/10. The first thing we noticed was how CLEAN the room and bathroom was; next we were delighted to see the fridge freezer was actually cold and well sized to accommodate our essential snacks and drinks. Everything was well placed, su
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Response from Erin W, Manager at Anchorage Resort Heritage Collection
Responded 3 weeks ago
Good Day 'U7526NWjessicag': Wow!!! Thank you so much for your amazing review. It certainly seems that you have had an amazing time staying with us. We are pleased that you found the room clean, well appointed, and of a good size, something that we are pretty proud of ourselves. Thank you for your kind comments regarding Erin and myself, we certainly enjoy what we do and getting to meet new people, families and re-acquainting ourselves with our regulars visitors/guests. It is certainly a great sight and sound to children enjoying the pools also. Thank you again for taking the time to place your comments and share your experience staying here. We wish you all the best and hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards Erin and Amos Managers.
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Right on Lake Taupo, this has stunning views. Large rooms with all facilities, plus outside pool and seating. Approx 3 kms from town centre. Near water equipment hire place. Set back from main road a little, so good for families as away from traffic, and away from road noise.
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Response from Erin W, Manager at Anchorage Resort Heritage Collection
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hi there Peter: We appreciate that you have a choice in accommodation providers here in Taupo, and we thank you for choosing to stay with us. We also thank you for taking the time to place you review, and hope to see you again in the future. Kind Regards Erin and Amos. Managers.
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Booked for three nights. Very impressed with facilities available. The one bed unit was spacious and very clean. Managers were helpful and friendly, the rooms were serviced and replenished daily.
It wasn't full on our arrival bit got busier and was full on the Friday night, howev
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Response from Erin W, Manager at Anchorage Resort Heritage Collection
Responded 4 weeks ago
Hi there Scrud, We appreciate that you have a choice in accommodation providers here in Taupo, and we thank you for choosing to stay with us. We also thank you for taking the time to place you review, and hope to see you again in the future. We hope to see you again soon and we wish you all the best. Kind Regards, Erin and Amos, Managers.
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We were blown away by the top notch service and hospitality offered at Anchorage. We were a big and noisy group and the managers accommodated us so well. The pool/toddler pool and spa are beautifully laid out with plenty of room for lounging, bbq etc. Great view of the lake. Our
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Response from Erin W, Manager at Anchorage Resort Heritage Collection
Responded 4 weeks ago
Hey there 182joc, We appreciate that you have a choice in accommodation providers here in Taupo, and we thank you for choosing to stay with us. We are so super happy that you enjoyed the pools and the BBQ area, along with the paddling pool, which we love having for the little ones. We also thank you for taking the time to place you review, and hope to see you again in the future. We hope to see you again soon and we wish you all the best. Erin and Amos, Managers.
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The room was spacious and very comfortable with an amazing view of the lake. We did have to carry our luggage up stairs but it was worth it. The bathroom could possibly do with an upgrade as the water leaked out of the spa when we showered
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Response from Erin W, Manager at Anchorage Resort Heritage Collection
Responded 10 Nov 2018
Hi 'dmmarch50'. We appreciate that you have a choice in accommodation providers here in Taupo, and we thank you for choosing to stay with us. Thank you for letting us know about the bathroom, we are looking at an upgrade in the future, and we have completed our first upgrade. This does take time and money and it is something that we are planning on continuing when we are able. We also thank you for taking the time to place you review, and hope to see you again in the future. We hope to see you again soon and we wish you all the best. Erin and Amos, Managers.
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A beaut sunset across the road!! We love taupo
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Is it too far to stay and do a day trip for tongariro crossing? Thanks
Is it too far to stay and do a day trip for tongariro crossing? Thanks
No, you can easily do this. Its best to pre-book some transport like Tongariro Expeditions as they can drop you off at the start point and pick you up at the finish point. Check out their website and you will see departure times. they pick up from motel accommodation.
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Hi, Are you able to arrange for shuttle to Taupo airport? We need to be at the airport by 8am. Thanks
I'm not sure a shuttle runs from that far out of the town. I know the bus runs from the information right in the heart of Taupo. You would need to get to that pickup point.
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Does the wifi works properly throughout the building? I'm thinking about a one bedroom apartment facing the pools but I need a good internet connection.
It was very good for us, we were in a room close to the reception building.
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Does the wifi works properly throughout the building? I'm thinking about a one bedroom apartment facing the pools but I need a good internet connection.
The wifi was ok I think.
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"single levels rooms may be quieter."
"Rooms on the top floors have a great view of the lake"
"Upstairs has a good view of the lake and a nice balcony and good sunset"
"All rooms seemed to be well placed"
"All apartments face the lake, there are ground and 1st floor ."
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 97 - US$ 190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
New ZealandNorth IslandWaikato RegionTaupo DistrictTaupo
NUMBER OF ROOMS
21
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