Wairakei Resort Taupo

Rated 7.1 in 2224 reviews. 186 rooms.


Welcome to Wairakei Resort Taupo! Originally built in 1886, today the Resort is a world-class facility providing accommodation and recreation facilities.

Situated 10 minutes' drive north of Taupo, Wairakei Resort is surrounded by landscaped gardens and unique geothermal features. This family-friendly resort offers a luxury day spa and 9-hole golf course. Guests enjoy 1 GB of free WiFi per stay.

Guests can relax in the spacious rooms, which feature a broadband connection. The spacious en suite bathrooms offer free toiletries.

Wairakei Resort Taupo features 2 outdoor heated pools, 6 spa pools, squash and tennis courts and a fitness centre. WiFi access is available in public areas.

Guests are provided with free secure parking on the grounds. Lake Taupo is a 10-minute drive from the resort. Taupo airport is a 16-minute drive away.

Spa Facilities

  • Waxing services
  • Manicure
  • Pedicure
  • Body treatments
  • Body wrap
  • Spa facilities
  • Fitness
  • Fitness/spa locker rooms
  • Swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Fitness centre
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Outdoor pool
  • Outdoor pool (all year)
  • Beauty Services
  • Facial treatments

Available Rooms

2 guests




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Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near Wairakei Resort Taupo

  1. Wairaki Golf Course

    4117 meters long :) great course to play on.

    158 m from hotel

  2. Wild Bean Cafe

    Bit pricey but the cell phone charger pod was very much appreciated

    216 m from hotel
    Main Rd

  3. Wairakei Terraces

    Deep pools. Spotlessly clean changing rooms.

    324 m from hotel
    Wairakei Rd SH1

  4. Wairakei Thermal Valley

    Check out the peacocks!

    362 m from hotel

  5. Volcano Activity Centre

    Decent place for the price. Might just need to be scientifically minded to appreciate it.

    0.7 km from hotel
    Karetoto Rd

  6. The Huka Honey Hive

    Try the delicious honey icecream

    1.1 km from hotel
    65 Karetoto Rd.

  7. Huka Prawn Park

    Make do if your in taupo! Come early and spend the whole day and either take your prawns home or cook them at the park :) so much fun!!

    1.1 km from hotel
    Huka Falls Rd

  8. Huka Falls

    Awesome falls. Make sure you walk the 2 minutes to the other viewpoint as it's amazing to see how much water pounds over into the river below.

    2.3 km from hotel
    295 Huka Falls Rd.

  9. Huka Lookout

    Beautiful lookout, with a bridge just overlooking the raging river. Very popular, so expect a big crowd!

    2.3 km from hotel
    Huka Falls Rd.

  10. Lava Glass

    Glass blowing is interesting to watch. The finished products are very 'artistically priced'.

    2.4 km from hotel
    165 State Highway 5

  11. Taupo Lookout

    Fantastic view. Something like watching the drawing

    5.2 km from hotel
    Nukuhau St.