Whether in the height of summer or the middle of winter, Taupo is a thriving tourist town. Located in the central North Island of New Zealand, Taupo's impressive scenery lays the backdrop for an array of outdoor activities.
New Zealand's largest lake is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts, offering travellers the opportunity to spend their days on the lake, whether fishing, skiing or swimming. For those for whom boating is not a high priority, Taupo town offers an exceptional glimpse into the history and culture of New Zealand in its many galleries and the Lake Taupo Museum.
Complete your visit by staying in a luxury holiday house. Below are our top five holiday houses in Taupo.
Taupo Luxury Villa 1: A stunning waterfront luxury holiday house that is simply the best accommodation Lake Taupo has. Featuring two tennis courts, a swimming pool, direct beach access, absolute privacy, uninterrupted views, and outstanding quality, this a stunning vacation rental. Wedding venues and celebrations here are amazing!
Lake front Taupo: A beautiful spacious holiday home right on Lake Taupo. With private lake access and set in a secluded half acre of park land. Perfect for large groups of friends and family get togethers.
Lake Terrace: A fabulous, private, secure, open plan, architecturally designed holiday house that has been created with relaxation and space in mind. Located on the waterfront of Lake Taupo with an easy walk to the town centre.
Kinloch House: A Supreme Home of the Year Award winner, Kinloch House offers four large, private ensuite bedrooms with outstanding entertainment areas. The highlight of the house is the panoramic views of hills with Lake Taupo in distance. Featuring a gourmet chef's kitchen, it is ideal for small groups and families.
Olive Tree: An award-winning, architect-designed residence, only a few minutes’ walk from Lake Taupo with fabulous views and stunning Alfresco living. It is a split-level, light-filled, contemporary home elegantly furnished throughout and exhibits original artworks by many local and international artists.