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1 room, 2 adults

Baycrest Lodge, Taupo, New Zealand

4-star4 stars
Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
79 Mere Rd, Taupo, 3330, New Zealand

Upscale apartment with kitchenette, near Lake Taupo
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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Best value for money
Great pool
Very comfortable
Wellness Area
Great wellness & sports facilities

Baycrest Lodge, Taupo, New Zealand

from NZ$164
  • King Studio with Balcony
  • King Studio with Thermal Pool
  • Family Room with Balcony
  • Family Room with Thermal Pool

What’s around Baycrest Lodge, Taupo, New Zealand


  • Lake Taupo - 4 min walk
  • Taupo Hot Springs - 25 min walk
  • Taupo Bungy - 33 min walk
  • Huka Falls - 4.7 mi / 7.5 km
  • Craters of the Moon - 4.9 mi / 7.8 km
  • Wairakei International Golf Course - 5 mi / 8.1 km

Getting around

  • Taupo (TUO) - 7 min drive

At a glance

Key facts


  • 16 apartments
  • Arranged over 1 floor


  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-7:30 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
  • Express check-in/out
The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 7:30 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 7:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

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

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

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

The manager

The manager

Speaks: English.

At the aparthotel

Food and drink
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
Working away
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 624
  • Conference space size (meters) - 58
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Year Built - 1998
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the apartment

Home comforts
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenette
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Awards and affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Baycrest Lodge, Taupo, New Zealand’s small print

Also known as

  • Baycrest Lodge
  • Baycrest Lodge Aparthotel Taupo
  • Baycrest Lodge Taupo
  • Baycrest Taupo
  • Flag Hotel Baycrest
  • Baycrest Lodge Taupo
  • Baycrest Lodge Aparthotel


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.

  • Pool access available from 7:30 AM to 10:00 PM.
  • Hot springs access available from 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM.
  • Optional extras

    Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of NZD 4.00

    Rollaway beds are available for NZD 20 per night

    Cribs/Infant beds are available for NZD 10 per day

    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.

    Recent reviews

    Exceptional 9.6 From 275 reviews

    Exceptional 10.0
    Great stay in Taupo
    Very good stay in Taupo. Very friendly greeting, room was lovely and location was great.
    Tony, nz1 night trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    Relaxing stay at Lake Tapau
    We used this as a stopover between Wellington and Auckland and wished we had booked longer. The rooms are well equipped and spotlessly clean. We particularly enjoyed the thermal spring which was very relaxing. It is a very short walk to the lake where we spent a lovely afternoon swimming and enjoying the sunshine. Although we didn't use the pool it looked a lovely peaceful area. We would definitely recommend.
    Mick, nz1 night trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    Top pick for Taupo!
    Always return to Baycrest. Great rooms excellent amenities and friendly, helpful staff!
    Dorothy, nz2 night trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    We loved this place
    We loved our visit. Great place and perfect situation to the lake and walkable to town centre. A dip in the warm pool in the evening was perfect too
    Janice, nz1 night trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    What a view!
    Omg! What a view!. We loved this place, and plan to be back for more. The space was huge. 3 single beds in a separate room. Lounge has a double bed and sofas. Small dining area with kitchenette. All that we needed for a nice time out. The lady at reception was nice and friendly.
    Aartika, nz1 night family trip

    Baycrest Lodge, Taupo, New Zealand

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