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 (33 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 New Zealand update...

    A travel blog entry by robhoskin on Apr 10, 2015

    1 comment, 13 photos

    ... off at a few places of interest. It was our first minging day weather wise and it was constantly drizzling all day. Nevertheless our first pit stop was a large mud pool. It was similar to the one we had seen in Rotorua but it's fascinating just to look at all the mud bubbling and steaming due to the heat. We then found Wai-O-Tapu which is a 'thermal wonderland' in a volcanic area. It was quite cool although Chelsea was mortified at having to pay £16 each to get in ...

    We got hitched, we hitchhiked, we hiked

    A travel blog entry by sea_tern on Feb 16, 2015

    10 photos

    ... wasn't ideal prior to hiking, but soon a blue collar surfer dude put us in the back of his pick up and dropped us pretty much at the trail head three hours after we set off. The hike itself was gorgeous and we made it to the hut with achy feet but were very happy to have a mattress to sleep on for the night (not a typical luxury for hiking). We ended up sharing the hut with a family doctor from Ontario and his wife. ...

    Day 23 - Great Lake

    A travel blog entry by lauriesecapades on Jan 23, 2015

    5 photos

    ... I couldn't hear by whom or why they were carved, but they are pretty spectacular. Sadly our view was obstructed by some obnoxious Russian passengers who wanted to get the best possible views. Undaunted we manfully tried our best to get some pics, with quite reasonable results, all things considered. On the way back to the site we stopped at the lake edge for a five minute break and of course some photos, unhindered I might ...

    Trail trotting through taupo

    A travel blog entry by graceschulz on Nov 29, 2014

    ... far- we were after all supposed to return for our friends after two hours, and so we crossed the road and stumbled around until we found the water track. At first we danced the most intense version of wave chicken ever- until we actually found the real lake walk a few feet higher, just beyond the bushes that so often held our bodies as water threatened our shoes. We walked along a small portion of the lake out for and hour and back for an hour- chatting the whole time (sorry ...