Berkenhoff Lodge

Address: 75 Scannell St, Taupo, North Island, 3330, New Zealand | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 75 Scannell St, Taupo, is near Tongariro Crossing, Taupo Bungy, Mt Ruapehu Ski Resort, and Wairakei Natural Thermal Valley.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsBerkenhoff Lodge Taupo

    Reviewed by christine13


    Reviewed Feb 9, 2013
    by (28 reviews) , Canada Flag of Canada

    Nice place but not close to the beach

    I hate mornings
    Taupo, New Zealand
    Taupo hostel
    Napier, New Zealand

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    TripAdvisor Reviews Berkenhoff Lodge Taupo

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

    Travel Blogs from Taupo

    I Left The Ring at Home...

    A travel blog entry by alexsbigdayout on Dec 09, 2013

    11 photos

    What better way to recover from a bug that left me firing from both ends, than embarking on a four day hike in the Tongariro National Park. On the advice of my french companion for the trip Jean (Jon) the cure was to consume rice for several days to block everything up. Despite my doubts this work remarkably well. Leaving our accommodation in Taupo …

    My unforgettable hobbit trek through Mordor!

    A travel blog entry by woodywanderlust on Feb 08, 2015

    69 photos

    ... best rapids and instructors in NZ, but most of the group weren't actually interested in this. So there was only one thing really left for us to do... GET DRUNK. Considering we didn't have an early start the next morning, why the hell not. The lodge was well equipped for such shena****ns, with a licensed bar as well as drinking games, cards, and a human-sized Jenga. WHOA. This cannot end well. As expected, a lot of the younger, single backpackers on the bus ...

    Toppling out a plane in Taupo

    A travel blog entry by emmaandsophie on Jan 15, 2015

    4 photos

    ... all the way whereas Sophie couldn't even find her voice (for once in her life I know Mum). The parachutes came into action at 5000 feet and we glided down towards ground. We even attempted to steer the parachute ourselves but they were too heavy to turn so both got a little help from our buddies behind us. Once on solid ground the adrenaline kept pumping for a while and we got the limo back to the hostel where we were going on a boat party on Lake Taupo ...

    Huka falls, hiking and happiness in Taupo.

    A travel blog entry by mckenna.simone on Jan 03, 2015

    21 photos

    ... our car and then set off on foot to the viewing deck to check out the waterfall. It was amazing and the water was so turquoise in colour and totally clear. I'm not sure if I've ever seen a waterfall before! At around 4pm, we started our hike to the geothermal hot pools. The sign said it would take a total of 2 hours return and as the car park closed at 6pm, we knew we had to rush there so we could take a dip before rushing back to the ...

    Traveler Photos Berkenhoff Lodge Taupo

    I hate mornings
    Taupo, New Zealand
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