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The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection

Taupo ski motel with 3 outdoor pools and ski shuttle

  • Free WiFi and free parking
From
NZ$222

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346 Lake Terrace, Taupo, 3330, New Zealand
9.6.Exceptional.
  • Nice location. Very clean. Great service.

    Sep 28, 2020

  • Nice comfy motel with all amenities

    Aug 28, 2020

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Official standards

This property advises that it adheres to COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC) and COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO) cleaning and disinfection practices.

Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Guests rated location

Quiet
Safe
Easy parking
Convenient
Walkable
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking
  • Gym
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 21 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • 3 outdoor pools and 2 spa tubs
  • Breakfast available
  • Sauna
  • Beach umbrellas

For families

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Children's pool
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Microwave

What’s around

  • In Two Mile Bay
  • Lake Taupo - 4 min walk
  • Three Mile Bay - 8 min walk
  • Waipahihi Botanical Gardens - 20 min walk
  • Taupo Hot Springs - 29 min walk
  • Four Mile Bay - 36 min walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

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What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Two Mile Bay
  • Lake Taupo - 4 min walk
  • Three Mile Bay - 8 min walk
  • Waipahihi Botanical Gardens - 20 min walk
  • Taupo Hot Springs - 29 min walk
  • Four Mile Bay - 36 min walk
  • Five Mile Bay - 44 min walk
  • Taupo i-SITE Visitor Information Centre - 2.6 mi / 4.1 km
  • Taupo Marina and Boat Ramp - 2.6 mi / 4.2 km
  • Taupo Museum and Art Gallery - 2.7 mi / 4.3 km
  • Taupo Bungy - 2.9 mi / 4.6 km

Getting around

  • Taupo (TUO) - 5 min drive
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge)
  • Ski shuttle (surcharge)
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346 Lake Terrace, Taupo, 3330, New Zealand

At a glance

Size

  • 21 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2 PM-8:30 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 8:30 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 17

Children

  • Babysitting/childcare*

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Free offsite parking nearby

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
  • No alcohol served onsite
*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

At the motel

Taking the kids?

  • In-room childcare (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast on weekdays (surcharge)
  • Barbecue grills

Things to do

  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Ski lessons available nearby
  • Ski equipment rental shops nearby
  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Water skiing nearby

Working away

  • Number of meeting rooms - 1

Services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Television in common areas

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk

Languages Spoken

  • English

In the room

Home comforts

  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Things to enjoy

  • Furnished balcony or patio

Freshen up

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • 42-inch Smart TV
  • Netflix
  • Digital TV channels

Stay connected

  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Microwave
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils

More

  • Daily housekeeping

Special features

Recreation

On Site

  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Bicycle rentals on site

Nearby

  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Ski lessons available nearby
  • Ski equipment rental shops nearby
  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Water skiing nearby

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Breakfast costs between NZD 5.50 and NZD 23.00 per person (approximately)
  • Area shuttle, shopping center shuttle, and ski shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Children & extra bedsPay at property

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
  • In-room babysitting is available for an extra charge
  • Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

PetsPay at property

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
  • Service animals exempt from fees

Pool, spa & gym (if applicable)Pay at property

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
  • Pool access available from 8:30 AM to 9:00 PM

Hygiene & cleanliness

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.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas.

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

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO) and COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC).

Policies

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

This property uses solar energy, plus eco-friendly cleaning products.

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

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

  • The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection Motel
  • Anchorage Resort Motel Taupo
  • Anchorage Taupo
  • Anchorage Resort Taupo
  • The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection Taupo
  • The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection Motel Taupo

*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

FAQs

  • Yes, The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Yes, there are 3 outdoor pools and a children's pool. Guests have pool access from 8:30 AM to 9:00 PM.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • You can check in from 2 PM - 8:30 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include Zest Cafe (2 mi), Rose on Roberts (2.1 mi), and Cafe Baku (2.3 mi).
  • Have fun with activities like boat tours, hiking, and kayaking, and practice your swing at the nearby golf course. Additional recreation nearby includes hot springs and ecotours. Enjoy a relaxing soak in one of the 2 spa tubs and an invigorating swim in one of the 3 outdoor swimming pools. The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection also has a sauna, a steam room, and a picnic area, as well as a garden and access to a nearby health club.
9.6.Exceptional.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great spot

    Therese, 3 night family trip, Dec 12, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Excellent

    Love staying a the Anchorage - this is my third time and we will be back. Great location, exceptionally clean and tastefully refurbished. Very friendly and welcoming team. Great place for families.

    Tushka, 2 night family trip, Aug 20, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    excellent, great room, good views of the lake, plus the hot tub.

    LISBETH, 2 night trip, Jun 18, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great stay, very friendly staff. Shame about the weather, pool looked fab! The spa was lovely though.

    Melany, 1 night family trip, Dec 17, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Nice place to stay, was happy with everything at resort... Would have enjoyed another night or two....

    Gavin, 1 night family trip, Dec 6, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great for families

    Great friendly service. Nice to have a heated swimming pool!

    Richard, 1 night family trip, Nov 1, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Very relaxing

    Peter, 1 night romance trip, Sep 14, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Awesome place to stay

    This is an amazing property that has it all. Would recommend to all couples and families

    Robyn, 1 night romance trip, Sep 6, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Would stay again

    Very friendly and helpful, peaceful with beautiful views

    Warren, 1 night business trip, Jul 25, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Although it was a little far from Taupo restaurants and shops we thoroughly enjoyed our stay, kids had heaps of fun, the spa pool and heated pools was that extra bonus especially in winter. Will definitely return

    2 night family trip, Jun 21, 2019

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