Taupō's Treat - Sanctuary in the Heart of Taupō

Studio Cottage with own courtyard and Garden view.
4 adults plus toddler bed available.

Complimentary Smores Firepit Package for stays 5 nights and longer

5 Star Reviews from over 200 guests
Please inquire for long term rates.

• Easy access to Taupō's many attractions
. Complimentary Muesli & milk provided.
• Covered, off street parking
• Well equipped kitchen & washing machine
• Covered courtyard, large outdoor chandelier & dining area
• Fully fenced large garden and infants under 2 stay for free
• Outdoor cast iron bath
• Kayak & old townbike available
• Free unlimited WIFI
* Toddler Bed available on request

Please inquire if you would like to pre - order extra packages.
- Smores Firepit Package
- Bubbly and Bathbomb Package
- Homemade Bread Breakfast Package
- Grazing Platter
- BBQ & Taupō Beer Package

We like to treat and pamper our guests with home made bath salts for your outdoor bath. Your cottage will be stocked with muesli & Milk,hot chocolate, tea, coffee for breakfast.

Benefit from a well-equipped kitchen for those with a love of cooking and baking. You will find an oven, stove top, microwave, toaster, kettle, fridge and washing machine. Amenities include a Superking bed and a sofa bed that converts to a spacious super king sized bed also. Dining table and chairs seat four. Spacious shower in the bathroom, with bidet and heated towel rail. Enjoy the television and DVD player or surf the internet using our unlimited WIFI. In the winter, your cottage is kept luxuriously warm with a heat pump (installed Jan 2020), easily controlled by you. A toddler bed is available for families.

Families feel safe and secure whilst children play in the fully fenced large garden & courtyard. Guests are welcome to enjoy the abundant shared garden and eat the fruit, berries, vegetables that they will find. Guests can holiday in privacy or please feel welcome to come and chat.

Please feel welcome to enjoy the garden, help yourself to fruit and vegetables and if you are very lucky our three little araucana chickens may have laid some special blue eggs in time for your stay but there are no guarantees! Muesli & milk provided for breakfast.

We have a BBQ available for you to use in your courtyard, please let us know if you want it and we will have it all set up for you.

We have secure storage for your bikes, camping gear etc. should you need it in our padlocked garage.

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Why visit Taupō?


Why visit Taupō?


Why visit Taupō?


Type of Accommodation:
Short Term (up to 27 days)
Long Term (28 days +)
We accept bookings through:
Direct Bank Transfer
Hosts Private Website
Guests: 4
Beds: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Property Type: Self Contained Unit
Types of beds: 1 Superking and 1 Sofa bed (Superking) plus toddler bed
Basic Amenities:
Self check-in
Private bathroom
Breakfast included
Free parking
Air conditioning
Washing machine
Extra Amenities:
Private entrance
Outdoor space
Hair dryer
Bed linen
Extra pillows
Extra towels
Laundry detergent
Clothes hangers
Indoor fireplace
Conventional oven
Coffee maker
Kettle or Jug
Hob or Cooktop
Dishes and cutlery
Pots and pans
Freeview TV
Sky TV
High chair
Game console
Children's books and toys
House Rules:
OK for kids (3-12 yrs)
OK for minis (under 3)
OK for dogs
OK for other pets
Smoking allowed
Parties & events allowed
House Rules:
Quiet hours after 10pm
Strictly no pets
Strictly no parties
Strictly no smoking
Not suitable for kids or infants
Must not exceed maximum occupancy
Visitors welcome but not overnight
Visitors by prior approval only
No cooking of strong smelling food
House Rules (notes): Your cottage is separate to the main house, however you will find we are still closeby if you need anything. The garden is a shared space.
Parking instructions: Park in the carport please.
Home Safety:
First aid kit
Fire extinguisher
Smoke detector (mandatory)
Carbon monoxide detector
Digital security safe
Things to note:
Must climb stairs
Potential for noise
Pet(s) live on property
No parking on property
Some spaces are shared
Surveillance or recording devices on property
During your stay: Expect to have your own space, with help nearby in person
Minimum Nights Stay: 1
Check-in time: After 3:00 pm
Checkout time: 10:00 am
The neighbourhood: We live in a friendly, safe neighbourhood which is in walking distance to town and the lake so if you like, you can park up your car and not need to drive it again until you are going home. Our location is well connected to the myriad of shops, galleries and restaurants as well as the Lake Taupo water and boating activities, ski fields and mountain biking tracks.
Details of pets on property: Our 3 Araucana chickens live in their chicken run at the far corner of the garden.
Details of surveillance on property: We have a security camera outside on the driveway. There are no cameras near your cottage.