Minarapa Lodge - tranquil country stay near Taupo RD 1 Taupo, New Zealand Bed & Breakfasts
RD 1 Taupo, New Zealand Bed & Breakfasts

11-acre rural retreat along tree-lined drive, 12 minutes from Taupo, central to tourist attractions. Character home with billiard room/guest lounge tennis court, Spacious guest rooms, 2 with ensuite, balcony,TV. NZ$140 -$160 double.German spoken.

5/5 Stars --
From $93.69 / night

Surrounding Area

Our 11-acre rural retreat is situated in picturesque and peaceful farmland 14 km north west of Taupo and close to many of the region's diverse thermal and scenic attractions. The western Bays of Lake Taupo are easily accessible and the beautiful Huka Falls are a few minutes' drive away as is the 'Hidden Valley' of Orakei Korako with its silica formations, mudpools and geysers. The tourist area of Rotorua is only 40minutes' drive from Minarapa. Likewise The glowworm caves at Waitomo are reached within 1 1/2 hours as are the skifields and walking tracks of Tongariro National Park

House exterior


Our large home which is approached by an impressive tree-lined drive, is surrounded by extensive grounds with mature trees, colouful garden beds and a grass tennis court. The lawns slope gently down to a pond and stream which separate the grounds from paddocks where we graze our friendly farm animals.Inside we have a games room with full-sized billiard table, fridge and TV for guest use and large lounge with feature fireplace. The dining area opens onto a covered verandah where guests may eat in summer.

Corner of Garden

Map & Directions

620 Oruanui Road, RD 1 Taupo, New Zealand

From the NORTH travelling on State Highway 1Oruanui Road is approximately 30 minutes' south of TOKOROA and exactly 21 -22 kilometres south of the Atiamuri Bridge (indicated by the directional signs to TE KUITI and KINLOCH just before the bridge). The right-hand turn-off into Oruanui Road is indicated by the blue Raod sign and a green KINLOCH sign. Minarapa is 2.5 kilometres along Oruanui Road on your left. The name and number are on the gateposts.From the SOUTHDrive through Taupo, cross the CONTROL GATE BRIDGE over the oulet to the Lake and go almost 1 kilometre up the road, keeping to the left-hand lane. Turn into the second road on your left called POIHIPI ROAD (indicated by a road sign and directional sign for TE KUITI on the right). Travel almost 7 kilometres along Poihipi Road until the SALEYARDS corner where you turn right into Oruanui Raod. Minarapa is 6.2 kilometres along Oruanui Road on your right.

Points of Interest
Minarapa Lodge - tranquil country stay near Taupo
620 Oruanui Road, RD 1 Taupo, New Zealand

Nearby Attractions and Services

10kmHuka Falls
12 -14kmHidden Valley of Orakei Korako
80 kmTongariro Natinal Park

Rates & Availability

We are open most times of the year.Double rates are from $NZ90 -$120 and the single rate is $75-$90.We charge $30 for children.

We are open most times of the year.Double rates are from $NZ90 -$120 and the single rate is $75-$90.We charge $30 for children.

*Please contact advertiser for rates & availability for your travel dates.

Starting at:
USD $93.69 per night
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