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Taupo is a favourite holiday destination for many. With the perfect mix of scenery, outdoor activities, and boutique town centr there is something for everyone to enjoy.
If you're looking for a relaxing and enjoyable day out, treat yourself to a scenic cruise with Sail Barbary. Their classic sailing vessel will carry you across the pristine waters of Lake Taupo while taking in the unique scenery and visiting the iconic Maori carvings on the edge of the lake which are only accessible by boat.
If you would like to be a bit more active then a visit to the Taupo Golf Club is a must. With two 18-hole courses, there is plenty space for visitors, you can even book a tee off time online by visiting their website. The course is conveniently located very close to town so after a long round of 36 rest your feet at the Lakehouse Taupo. Locally known as the home of craft beer and great food, they have a delicious menu and a brilliant selection of New Zealand craft brews that will not leave you disappointed.
If you’re looking for comfortable, quality accommodation with amazing views and king size beds during your time in Taupo, you can’t go past The Cove. Located right on the edge of lake taupo on The Cove offers just the place to sit back and revel in the glory of relaxation. Their spacious premium spa suites provide lake and mountain views, a private balcony and your own thermally heated spa pool. Within walking distance from the centre of town, but enough removed so as to create a peaceful, private atmosphere – a home away from home while relaxing in Taupo. www.thecove.co.nz
The Cove is luxurious motel accommodation situated on the edge of Lake Taupo. Comprised of 12 spacious 1x bedroom suites each with thermally heated spa pool on private balcony and with five budget studio units also there is choice for all travellers.