This property sits right on edge of glorious Lake Taupo, and offers beautiful lake views from every room. A world famous trout fishing destination of volcanic origins, Lake Taupo is renowned for its crystal clear waters, and local geothermal areas.
The region has several locations where you can relax in a hot pool heated by geothermal activity, or you can visit nearby Tongariro National Park, offering mountain bike trails, walking and ski areas.
A visit to the Waikato River with its famous Huka Falls is also a must. Just 10 steps from the lake shore, guests can swim, or use the property's tow boat. There is also an in-ground soak pool for guests, from which it is possible to open the sliding shutters for views over the lake, or close them for privacy.
The town of Taupo, five minutes drive away, has a good selection of cafes, restaurants, shopping, thermal spa facilities and golf courses. There is secure parking at the property for two cars.
The accommodation is arranged as two bedroom suites, each with en-suite bathroom and walk-in wardrobe with a small kitchenette. In addition there are dual living spaces with fireplaces and underfloor heating, a well equipped kitchen and an outdoor dining area with barbecue. One living area can be converted to a third bedroom with two single futon-style beds. The rooms are comfortably furnished to a high standard and feature New Zealand contemporary art and sculptures. Lighting and security is high-tech and fully adjustable.
Amenities include satellite TV, DVD player and stereo system. There is a telephone, fax and laptop computer with internet access. The network is also available for those bringing their own computers. There is a gourmet kitchen and breakfast provisions are provided complimentary for each day. The apartment comes with a range of optional services, including an in-house selection of New Zealand wines. A full-time gourmet chef can be arranged, one-off meals, pre-prepared meals or just pre-ordered provisions.
This property also offers the possibility of a yoga instructor and ayurvedic health programmes.
Large living areas. Full gourmet kitchen. Two upper level suites with super-king size (or twin) beds with en-suite bathrooms. Barbecue and outdoor entertaining area.
Taupo 5 minutes drive