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 …

      Chapter 4 - 4 Action Packed Days

      A travel blog entry by jbishop1991 on Nov 24, 2014

      1 comment

      ... of Wonderwall and Bohemian Rhapsody to the rest of our passengers :) A few us ventured to the next door bar to our hostel for a swift drink. Yeah, it was odd. Stag dos, cross dressers, men outnumbering women about 10 to 1 and high prices meant our stay was short lived. Unfortunately the memories extended on further; our room backed on to the bar...which closed at 3.30am! To be honest I didn't think much of Rotarua, or Rota-pooa thanks to its distinct sulphur smell and was ...

      A Gannet Safari

      A travel blog entry by travellingyak on Oct 31, 2014

      9 photos

      ... high above, clinging to the remaining cliff top very precariously. The beach was littered with stones large and small creating a gravel bed. Nine kilometres from our starting point, we stopped, leaving the vehicle to walk the rest of the way to the gannet rookery. It is nesting time and hundreds of birds gather on the edge of a plateau 600 metres above sea level. The steep climb follows a ...

      Day 4 in Taupo

      A travel blog entry by lchapman on Mar 11, 2014

      21 photos

      Leisure day up and had an early morning swim. Came back and dyed my hair. Spoke to mom on Skype which was nice. Then Fred and I went for a long walk looking at all the thermal pools and thermal streams leading into the lake...the streams have boiling hot could easily make a cup of coffee with it..and ...