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Huka Lodge

5-starOfficial New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®
Great for families

Good to know

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • DVD player
  • Fridge
271 Huka Falls Road, Taupo, 3384, New Zealand

Luxury lodge with outdoor pool, near Huka Falls
  • Free full breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
  • Great for families

    Good to know

    • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
    • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
    • DVD player
    • Fridge
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Restrictions related to your trip

COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.  Check restrictions for your trip.

Property renovations and closures

This property is closed from April 12 2020 to April 15 2020 (dates subject to change).
  • Excellent staff service anticipating needs plus quality food and wine.Jan. 8, 2021
  • Top notch. Service was very attentive. Nothing was too difficult. Includes 5 course…Jan. 27, 2021

Huka Lodge

from A$2,567
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What’s around Huka Lodge

Landmarks

  • Huka Falls - 8 min walk
  • Wairakei International Golf Course - 23 min walk
  • Wairakei Natural Thermal Valley - 42 min walk
  • Spa Thermal Park - 42 min walk
  • Craters of the Moon - 44 min walk
  • Taupo Bungy - 2.9 mi / 4.7 km
  • Golf Club Taupo - 3 mi / 4.9 km
  • Taupo Marina and Boat Ramp - 3.1 mi / 4.9 km

Getting around

  • Taupo (TUO) - 16 min drive
  • Free airport shuttle

At a glance

Key facts

Size

  • 25 cabins
  • Arranged over 1 floor

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2 PM-7:30 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.
The front desk is open daily from 6 AM - 8:00 PM. This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Children

  • Babysitting/childcare*

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transport

Transfers

  • Free airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

The manager

The manager

Speaks: Dutch, English, French, Spanish.

At the property

Food and drink
  • Free full breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Free reception
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Spa services on site
  • Number of spa tubs - 2
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Fishing on site
  • Miniature golf on site
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Tennis on site
Working away
  • Business centre
  • Conference space
Services
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
Facilities
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Fireplace in lobby
Accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
Languages Spoken
  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

In the cabin

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board
Things to enjoy
  • In-room massage available
  • Yard
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Patio
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 40-inch LCD TV
  • Digital TV channels
  • DVD player
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls
Food and drink
  • Fridge
  • Free bottled water
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Spa

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the onsite spa services. Services include facials and manicures and pedicures.

Recreation

On Site

  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Tennis on site
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Fishing on site
  • Miniature golf on site

Nearby

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Rafting nearby

Awards and affiliations

Huka Lodge is listed in the 2011 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2018 Travel + Leisure 500.
The property is a member of Relais & Chateaux.

Huka Lodge’s small print

Also known as

  • Huka Lodge Taupo
  • Huka Lodge
  • Huka Taupo
  • Huka Hotel Taupo
  • Huka Lodge Lodge
  • Huka Lodge Taupo
  • Huka Lodge Lodge Taupo

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Optional extras

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Huka Lodge

  • Does Huka Lodge offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Huka Lodge does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is Huka Lodge currently open?
    This property is closed from April 12 2020 to April 15 2020 (dates subject to change).
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Huka Lodge?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at Huka Lodge?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Is there a pool at Huka Lodge?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Are pets allowed at Huka Lodge?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Huka Lodge?
    You can check in from 2 PM - 7:30 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Huka Lodge?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Victoria's Cafe Kitchen Bar (2.9 mi), Ninety Nine (3 mi), and Thai Delight (3 mi).
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Huka Lodge?
    Yes, a free airport shuttle is available.
  • What is there to do at Huka Lodge and nearby?
    Have fun with onsite activities such as fishing, and improve your game on the tennis courts. Soothe your senses in one of the 2 spa tubs or make use of other amenities, which include an outdoor pool and spa services. Huka Lodge also has a picnic area and a garden.

Recent reviews

Exceptional 9.8 From 12 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Luxury at its best
Our third time here and it never disappoints!
Wayne, nz1 night trip
Very good 8.0
Beautiful place. The staff tried to Make it all about dinner. They gave you the feeling they were looking down at you.
us3 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Riverside room was lovely. Property was gorgeous. Loved every precious minute of our stay. Can’t wait to return.
us1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Top lodge in New Zealand
Wonderful Lodge. Great service, excellent meals and very accommodating. Room was spacious, well equipped, ultra clean with great river view. Definitely returning again.
David, us2 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Over the top in every way
Excellent experience! The lodge is beyond luxurious and the staff were all very attentive. Given the price of our stay one would expect excellence. The food was truly exceptional in presentation, imagination and flavour. The staff were very attentive and friendly.
ca2 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Excellent Service - Stunning Surroundings - Beautiful Resort
EbruPınar, us1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Huka Lodge
Amazing property and service. The 5 course dinner with wine was fantastic. Breakfast was good as well. Short walk to the Huka Falls.
us1 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
us2 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
au2 night trip

Huka Lodge