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    Whakaipo Lodge

    1/504 Mapara Road RD 5 | Acacia Bay, Taupo 3385, New Zealand
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 186 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We had a lovely stay, starting with a very friendly welcome. Angie served the most delicious hors d'oeuvres and Garth helped us pick out a wine to match. We were only there for one night but had a great time. They are such a friendly,...More

    Thank Julie K
    Response from Angie L, Owner at Whakaipo LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you Julie for your wonderful review of your stay with us. We do hope you return one day for that longer visit. Many guests regret not spending longer in the Taupo region and at Whakaipo Lodge. Until next time, our warmest regards to you...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The weather gods shined on us and we spent 3 wonderful nights here with Garth and Angie. Great tales were told, wonderful canapés consumed and perfect wines and local craft beers sunk! We optimistically took on the challenge of a 30KM bike ride which was...More

    Thank Chrishowden
    Response from Angie L, Owner at Whakaipo LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you Chris for your heartwarming review. An awesome effort by you both on your Great Lake Trail adventure too! (Wonderful as a walk for those not inclined to biking it!) We very much look forward to your next visit and continuing our lively discussions...More

    Reviewed 8 June 2017

    My husband and I stayed at Whakaipo Lodge for 3 nights in March 2017. I can't say enough about the wonderful hospitality that Angie & Garth provided. They are special -- warm, thoughtful and always helpful, better than any hotel concierge we have encountered in...More

    Thank Oakland_Gal
    Response from Angie L, Owner at Whakaipo LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your warm and generous review of your time with us. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay, especially our food, wine & coffee experiences to indulge in. It was heartwarming to read that you also enjoyed the time spent chatting together...More

    Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

    We spent two nights at Whaikaipo Lodge on our honeymoon recently and it was everything we hoped for and more! As soon as we arrived we were greeted by our hosts Garth and Angie who were immediately so friendly and welcoming. Nothing was too much...More

    Thank melroka01
    Response from Angie L, Owner at Whakaipo LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for your heartwarming review. It was such a pleasure to host you both during your NZ honeymoon. If we were able to make it that extra bit special for you that is wonderful to hear. Wishing you both every happiness and...More

    Reviewed 24 May 2017

    We stayed for one night in April. The room was great and the house was beautiful! We were looked after from the moment we arrived. Angie and Garth were excellent hosts and the food and wine were delicious!More

    Thank Luke S
    Response from Angie L, Owner at Whakaipo LodgeResponded 4 June 2017

    Many thanks Luke for your lovely review of your time at Whakaipo Lodge. Our philosophy of lodge-grown and locally-sourced seasonal produce partnered with fine NZ wines & local craft beers certainly seems to resonate with our guests. Do hope we see you again one day....More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$ 192 - US$ 287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 2
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    "End suite has a private entrance, and outdoor seating area. It was lovely."
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    "Book early as there are only a few rooms and this is one of the nicest places to stay in the Lake Taupo..."
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