Acacia Bay gem overlooking the lake

Apartment - Entire home/apt · Wakeman Road, Taupo, Waikato 3377, New Zealand

Private and quiet, set in lovely gardens, 5 minute walk to lake, parking on site, a 5 minute drive to town and all Taupo has to offer! Flat is cool in summer, small BBQ available for cooking outside. Owners happy to help if you need to use washing machine etc

The Space

The flat is comfortable and well-appointed with its own outside access and lockable door. You can sit outside and enjoy the birdsong in the surrounding bush, or the views of Lake Taupo.

Guest Access

Guests may access wireless Internet outside the house or come into our study (it won't work in the flat). They can use our washing machine if needed.
Guests may relax in the garden.

Interaction with Guests

Mostly we are at home in the house above the flat. We give guests absolute privacy.

The Neighborhood

Our neighbourhood is well kept, with quiet streets. You can walk down to the lake in 5 minutes at the most, where there are some bush areas to walk through. There is a walk through native bush only 2 minutes away. Our house is 6 minutes drive from the centre of Taupo.

Getting around

There is no public transport. Guests may park their cars inside our section, safely off the street.

Room type: Entire home/apt
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Extra people: No Charge
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Cancellation: Flexible

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  • Clean and tidy space that opens to a nice garden. Comfortable bed overall a great stay.

    April 2014
  • A nice place for shorter stays. The location is beautiful and Vicki is a polite host.

    March 2014
  • Fantastic property with great views across the lake. Nicely decorated, spotlessly clean and very close to the lake and central Taupo. Vicky was a lovely host and recommend things for us to see and do during our stay.

    March 2014
  • This is a great place to stay. Clean, tidy, with a fantastic view, and very quiet.

    March 2014
  • A charming place with a flower garden and a nice view on Taupo Lake. A welcome from Vicki who gave us French cakes. Unfortunately the wifi don't operate in the appartment. Vicki allows us to use an office to use wifi.

    Christine & Patrick (février 2014)

    February 2014
  • It was nice staying there in Taupo! Thanks for the cake, Vicki!

    January 2014
  • Lovely apartment, clean spacious, beautiful views.

    March 2014
  • A really nice apartment with an awesome view over lake Taupo. Vicky is a great host who gave support where ever she could. We enjoyed our stay and we recommend to stay in the apartment.

    January 2014
  • Amazing place, with stunning views over lake Taupo.
    Vicki is a great host. Thanks a lot for the nice experience!

    December 2013
  • The apartment is big with a nice view on the lake, like pictures. It is situated 5mn driving to Taupo center. Vicky gave us all informations at our arrival. The wifi don't work in the apartment but Vicky let us have access to her office to be connected. It is a good place to have a step in Taupo during summer.

    December 2013
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Papatoetoe High School, The University of Auckland
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Tauhara College
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I am the department head at a Taupo secondary school - I teach English. I have four grown up children, we have 3 cats. My husband Michael and I like to spend time at the beach and on the lake fishing. We enjoy having guests to stay but at the same time like to give you privacy.
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