Yes Outside Only
Pet Friendly Outdoor Only
Immerse yourself in lakefront living with stunning views of idyllic Lake Taupo. Make the most of this beautiful location and enjoy a refreshing escape at the fantastic Waitahanui Lakefront Escape.
The house features a spacious living room with stunning indoor/outdoor flow opening out to the beautiful lake. On warm summer evenings, you have the option of alfresco dining with an unforgettable backdrop. Watch the sun go down over the lake and mountains in the distance. Prepare your meals in the fully-equipped kitchen, or spark up the barbecue for a classic meal hot off the grill.
Or for a toasty winter escape to the lake, Waitahanui Beachfront Escape has both a heat pump and wood-burning fireplace. Pour yourself a glass of wine and get cosy on the couch with a good book or watch TV (with SKY TV) for a bit of entertainment.
Ideally suited for large groups with 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, there is more than enough space for the whole family to spread out and find their own space.
Situated close to the crystal clear, free-flowing Waitahanui River, there are many easy walking tracks including the famous 'Rock Pool' walk within a few minutes. Waitahanui is famed for its trout fishing so bring your rod and give fly-fishing a go. Also, the Whakapapa Ski Field is just a 45-minute drive away for snowy adventures!
For the best chance to make the most of Lake Taupo, look no further than Waitahanui Lakefront Escape.
- Bedroom 1 (Level 1): 1 Queen Size Bed
- Bedroom 2 (Level 1): 1 Queen Size Bed
- Bedroom 3 (Level 1): 1 Queen Size Bed
- Bedroom 4 (Level 1): 3 Single Bed
- Bathroom 1 (Level 1): 1 Basin, 1 Shower, 1 Toilet
- Bathroom 2 (Level 1): 1 Bath, 1 Basin, 1 Shower over Bath, 1 Toilet
- Bathroom 3 (Level 1): 1 Basin, 1 Shower, 1 Toilet
Yes Outside only. Pets can come too! A small pet friendly fee of $23 for up to two pets will apply.
Linen available at additional charge
Available at this property for $25 per person. You’ll see the option for our linen service in the 'Extras' section during your booking.
As the property has direct, unfenced access to the lake, adults should closely supervise young children while outside to ensure they are safe around water.
- Driveway (private)
- Family Friendly
- Fenced (fully)
- Fireplace (closed / pot belly)
- Hair dryer
- Heat pump
- Heater (electric)
- Heater (fan)
- Ironing board
- Mobile cellphone Reception
- Parking (off-street)
- Parking (on-street)
- SKY TV
- Washing machine
Guest reviews for Waitahanui Lakefront EscapeWe encourage reviews. Our review policy.
WendyStayed March 2022
Perfect stay for family. Easy access to lakeside. Busy road at back, quite at front. Plenty of rooms and bathrooms.
LouisStayed February 2022
Nice location, love the view of the lake from the bedrooms. There were a lot of stains throughout the house, curtains were torn and had stains on them. There were a lot of spider webs throughout the house. The condition of the place, I feel it was over charge.
PipStayed January 2022
Wonderful property for a group, with great beach access and views. No shade provided ( umbrella) we recommend you take your own gazebo. We loved this location
LeanneStayed January 2022
My family enjoyed staying at this Bach. The location is quiet, spacious and well presented. The indoor outdoor flow is great and makes the most of all weather conditions.
ZubaidahStayed January 2022
Beautiful and stunning location, need full makeover.
MadelineStayed October 2021
We loved our stay at Waitahanui! The house was amazing and fantastic location.
VickiStayed July 2021
Fabulous property. So much space and a fantastic location!
ShaliniStayed June 2021
Everything was in the house was just perfect. Nice lake views. Easy access to the city. Definitely comeback with family and friends.
BrentStayed November 2020
fantastic location with great spaces in and out... loads of room, good facilities and more.. great communication with manager
JoStayed November 2020
Great location and very practical house. We absolutely loved our stay and are looking forward to coming back other time.
JulieStayed November 2020
Being able to go to sleep with the sound of the lake nearby was amazing. To be able to wake up and take in the beautiful views was how we started our day. The house was exactly what was promised. Definitely be coming back here.
SandraStayed October 2020
A palatial stylish warm lake side residence with 4 + bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, all the modern conveniences required including a well fitted out kitchen. Although located outside of Taupo very easy to drive to attractions/supermarkets. The river paths are beautiful for walking or bike riding. We had a very enjoyable visit. Many thanks
SarahStayed September 2020
We had a brilliant weekend in Taupo with our 2 adult children and their partners. The house is right on the lake and is huge It is quiet and warm. As well as 3 double bedrooms it was great to have 3 bathrooms also as it meant that everybody had plenty of space and privacy. We went for a number of walks up the nearby stream/river, swam in the lake and rode our bikes to 5 Mile Bay. Highly recommended.