The Reef Resort

Address: 219 Lake Terrace, Taupo, North Island, New Zealand | Hotel
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This hotel, located on 219 Lake Terrace, Taupo, is near Tongariro Crossing, Mt Ruapehu Ski Resort, Taupo Bungy, and Wairakei Natural Thermal Valley.
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      TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Reef Resort Taupo

      Reviewed by davidneideck

      Good standby deal

      Reviewed Jul 3, 2014
      by (25 reviews) Kellyville NSW , Australia Flag of Australia

      Lovely non view studio unit, but brand new with kitchenette and spa bath. Free wifi very handy.
      3 minutes to town.

      This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

      Reviewed by petach

      Great place to stay

      Reviewed Feb 21, 2014
      by (4 reviews) , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

      Fantastic resort on the lake, spacious room, great view and friendly helpful staff

      This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

      TripAdvisor Reviews The Reef Resort Taupo

      4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

      Travel Blogs from Taupo

      A brush with the law.

      A travel blog entry by dante98765 on Oct 18, 2014

      4 photos

      The day started with a trip to the laundromat as the hotel dryer was blowing cold we we were surrounded by pants!! So I sat in there watching MTV while Hazel went for a run along Lake Rotorua. We returned to the hotel for a jacuzzi (tis a hard life) before loading up the car and heading off. First stop was the Waimangu Volcanic Valley, a short 35 …


      A travel blog entry by petach on Feb 21, 2014

      5 photos

      Arrived tired and grumpy after a terrible nights sleep but the sun was shining, we found our place right on the lake edge and we had been upgraded happy happy people ! This was to be a chill out few days so walks along the lake edge, dips in the pool and mineral pool which are thermally heated and catching up with the blog. We did make it to Huka …

      Huka falls, hiking and happiness in Taupo.

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

      21 photos

      ... for dinner and she told us about an Italian restaurant called Olives and a Mexican place called Taco Taco. Scott and I decided that we would trial both: entree at olives and mains at Taco Taco. We opted for the anti pasto platter which was filled with meats, cheese, olives, salad, bread and dips at Olives, then on finishing our wines, headed to Taco Taco for mains. I was boring and ordered a chicken salad as I was already pretty ...

      Glorious alpine crossing

      A travel blog entry by mrsfd on Nov 14, 2014

      26 photos

      ... by blustery windy days and also days with rain (and occasionally hail) showers. Arriving from Malaysia, we have been feeling pretty chilly to say the least! We had been warned that weather on the mountain could be very different to weather at lower altitudes, and could change very quickly from fine to gale or vice versa. so we prepared for our hike with care and tried to prepare for any eventuality.

      Friday morning dawned bright and fine and after fueling up with bowls of ...

      Travelling on

      A travel blog entry by suebar on Mar 21, 2014

      3 photos

      ... the Post Office ready to send home. The customs forms were a nightmare as you need to detail each item individually. The details had to include the packed weight in addition to a description and it's value. Then we tidied ourselves up and drove slightly out of Taupo towards Acacia Bay. We had been invited for dinner by a lady we had met on the Hollyford Track tramp. Her name is Barbara and she is a friend of the couple who we had coffee with ...