The Mooring - Lake Taupo Holiday Apartment

Norman Smith Street, Taupo Central, Lake Taupo

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  • 6 People
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • No Smoking
  • Wifi


The Mooring is an upmarket architectural 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom holiday apartment within a secure complex complete with heated swimming pool, BBQ area and guest parking in an exclusive location overlooking the tranquil Waikato River with stunning views to the Marina and Lake Taupo.

Relax and unwind, this stylish apartment has all the mod cons - Wi-Fi, USB charging, Smart TVs, heat pumps, fully equipped kitchen, double dish drawer, Nespresso machine, fridge/freezer, ice maker, Nutribullet, sandwich press, waffle maker, BBQ on balcony, pathway bikes and helmets, carpeted double garage and outdoor furniture.

Three generous ensuite bedrooms (all with a hairdryer and complimentary organic body soap) - the Pool Room on the top level with a queen bed, the Harbour Room on the entry level with a king bed and the Courtyard Room on the lower level with two king single beds.

Use your boat or jet ski out front or try trout fishing from the lawn. Take a stroll along the riverbank or just minutes away enjoy Taupo’s finest cafes, restaurants and bars. Be entertained with an exclusive view of the Taupo Summer Concert across the river or book The Mooring for the close convenience to Taupo’s major sporting events such as Ironman, Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge and Huka Challenge. Visit The Taupo Market, a vibrant, cheerful, weekly market held every Saturday morning on the Riverside Park Reserve opposite.

Be adventurous, whilst enjoying your holiday here at The Mooring, try bungy jumping over the Waikato River, a thrilling ride on the Huka Falls Jet, skydiving over Lake Taupo, mountain biking the Great Lake trails, walking the Tongariro Crossing or skiing Mt Ruapehu, topped off with a soak in Taupo’s hot thermal pools.

So close to Taupo town yet so peaceful, private and picturesque.

Whether it be an action-packed holiday or relaxing luxurious escape we welcome you to The Mooring at Lake Taupo.

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Bedroom Configuration

  • Bedroom (Level 1): 2 King Single Bed
  • Bedroom (Level 3): 1 Queen Size Bed
  • Bedroom (Level 2): 1 King Size Bed

Bathroom Configuration

  • Bathroom 1 (Level 1): 1 Basin, 1 Shower, 1 Toilet
  • Bathroom 2 (Level 3): 1 Basin, 1 Shower, 1 Toilet
  • Bathroom 3 (Level 2): 1 Basin, 1 Shower, 1 Toilet

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.

Special Conditions

Please note the swimming pool is shared with all the apartments in the complex

The swimming pool is heated from Labour Weekend through to Easter.

All guests are encouraged to use the handrail when accessing the internal stairs as they are quite steep.


  • Air conditioning
  • BBQ
  • Coffee machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Driveway (shared)
  • Dryer
  • Family Friendly
  • Fenced (fully)
  • Freeview
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Garage
  • Hair dryer
  • Heat pump
  • Heater (electric)
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Microwave
  • Mobile cellphone Reception
  • Oven
  • Parking (off-street)
  • Parking (on-street)
  • Swimming pool
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • WIFI
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Guest reviews for The Mooring

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Stayed January 2022

Disgusting customer service amd communication No linen provided despite paying for it Unable to contact anyone by phone Waited in a queue for 2.5 hours and problem still not sorted Property manager away

Stayed June 2021

Lovely spacious place to stay with beautiful view.

Stayed July 2018

This property was awesome. The owners had gone above and beyond with lots of thoughtful touches to ensure a perfect stay. Was much better than we had ever dreamed of. Would thoroughly recommend

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