Great Lake Taupo Experiences Start at Resting Kiwi

Taupo’s Best: Resting Kiwi Boutique Accommodation

Resting Kiwi is dog friendly boutique accommodation so while you discover Huka Falls, sail to the Maori Rock Carvings and experience Great Lake Taupo  Resting Kiwi can look after your treasured pet!  This way everyone gets to enjoy a  great Taupo getaway.

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Resting Kiwi sits beneath towering redwood trees and Great Lake Taupo is virtually at the end of the driveway. Both the fabulous Bay Bar and Brasseries and L’Arte Art Cafe  are only a few minutes walk. Dog friendly leash and off leash walks are everywhere – live like a local and let your dog be a local!

Resting Kiwi offers apartments.

Resting Kiwi – Forest Floor

Forest Floor offers two separate bedrooms with private access through cedar bi-folds. There is a barbecue patio and outdoor dining, well equipped kitchenette and TV lounge.

Tariff is $165 per night for 2 x people including your dog! This allows dog owners to benefit from a massive saving on kennel fees as well as all the extra cuddles from having your dog nearby! Just make certain you bring your dog bed and let me know in advance. There is an extra bedroom so that up to 4 people can stay – for an extra $30 per person after the initial 2 people.

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Resting Kiwi – Branchtop

Branchtop offers a single bedroom and vaulted boatshed ceiling living and kitchen areas in the style of luxury lodge accommodation. A private deck enables outside dining. The apartment is only available during the height of summer January and February. Tarriff is $250 per night for 2 x people. Minimum 5 nights.

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Love Taupo, Love Resting Kiwi Recommended Experiences

Discover Taupo’s best, let Resting Kiwi plan your experiences.

Must Do – Tongariro Crossing

Situated within the Tongariro National Park , with its dual World Heritage status, the Tongariro Crossing is regarded as one of the best day hikes in New Zealand.

Its starting point, Mangatepopo car park, is just a stunning 1.5 hour drive from Resting Kiwi.

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Must Do – Huka Falls

New Zealand’s most visited attraction, Huka Falls is minutes drive from Resting Kiwi.

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Must Do – Mountainbiking

Great sunsets and spectacular scenery are there for al mountain bikers.Craters Mountainbike Park or the Great Lake Trails offer challenge and fun.

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Must Do – Mt Ruapehu Sightseeing or Skiing

Just 1 hours drive Tongariro National Park has UNESCO Dual World Heritage Status. Two ski fields, Whakapapa and Ohakune operate from either side of the Mountain

Visit and take a  Sky Waka gondola with floor to ceiling windows for breathtaking views.

At the top, Knoll Ridge cafe is has won a world architecture award for the most stunning cafe environment with inspirational architecture. All year cafe food and wine is served.

The Chateau is a landmark hotel en route.

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Great Lake Taupo from Mount Tauhara