Lake Frontage

Lake Frontage


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3 Bedrooms
Sleeps 6
2 Bathrooms
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Our home

Huia Whare is located right on the waters edge of New Zealand’s spectacular Lake Taupo in Acacia Bay. The Whare offers couples, families and friends a luxurious haven from which to discover the delights of this astounding area.

This beautifully refurbished 1950's home commands breathtaking views of Lake Taupo and the water edge is just afew steps from the deck. Your own private boat mooring is also available.

Huia Whare is fully self-contained, all linen provided.

Right on the edge of the great lake!!!

Newly refurnished including a large selection of New Zealand art work.

Two Kayak's and life vests for exploring around the lake.

A five minute walk to the local bar and restaurant.

Only a five minute drive into town.

Bed layout: 1 King(s), 1 Queen(s), 2 Single(s)
Nearest main airport: Taupo

Linen provided

No disabled access

Children welcome

Smoking outside only

Pets: please enquire



Boat parking

CD player

Cellphone coverage

Cleaning equipment

Cleaning supplies

Clothes line




Electric blankets

Ensuite Bathroom

Fire place

Fire wood supplied

Food processor



High Chair

Internet available



Night Store heating

Oil heaters

Outdoor furniture





Sky TV

Tea, coffee, sugar etc



Washing Machine


Holiday Home


Property features

Who we are

  1. We are a family of three, Leveson, Vicki and Angus aged 7. We are farmers in the central north island of New Zealand and Vicki is also a Chartered Accountant. Huia Whare is our holiday home. A home away for home. We enjoy the summer water sports that Taupo offers and also use the property over winter when we spend our time snow skiing.

Our availability

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Where is it?

Your neighbourhood

Lake Taupo is the largest fresh water lake in New Zealand. Situated right in the middle of the North Island. 45 minutes to Rotorua, 1 hour to the Hawkes Bay and 2.5 hours to Auckland. This is a fantastic holiday spot, water sports in the summer and less than an hours drive to the ski fields in the winter. Hot thermal pools are also a great treat anytime.

The Tongariro National Park, sking in winter and hiking in summer is just an hours drive away. Enjoy Taupo's famous Skydiving, Bungy Jumping, Golf, Crater of the Moon experience, Geothermal hot spots. Local shop just 5 minutes walk up the road along with The Bay and Brasserie open for dinners including woodfire pizzas. L'arte, Taupos premiere cafe...just up the hill! And only a 5 minute drive into the bustling tourist hotspot of Taupo.

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