Welcome to Above the Lake B&B
First class accommodation overlooking the lake and night lights of Taupo town. 'Above The
Lake' bed & breakfast accommodation is located in the heart of Taupo with the pristine lake just a stroll
away, and an award winning restaurant close at hand. Your accommodation is close to all tourist attractions,
and the volcanic/thermal areas you are sure to want to visit whilst on holiday. Our suites are especially
attractive, each suite has its own lounge area with a comfortable settee, rest your weary legs after
a days sightseeing.
If you are looking for the perfect Taupo stay, then this is the place to be, it is only a 3 minute drive from
the town centre, the boat marina, cafes and fantastic shopping and offers a peaceful location in a residential
area. Should you wish to eat out in town, enjoy a pleasant walk with lake views via the Lion's Walk; if walking is
not for you then your hosts are happy to drive you in, taxis are plentiful for the return journey. Ivan or Maggie
will also pick up from the airport if required, it is only a short ride.
Enjoy a generous breakfast in the dining room with panoramic views over the lake; relax with a glass of wine in
the spa pool after a hard day's sightseeing, sleep in your own private haven of comfort and experience true Taupo
Your hosts can assist you with your holiday planning in and around the Taupo region, whether you seek a quiet
walk with lake or river views or are looking for an adrenalin rush. There is so much on offer in Taupo be sure to
allow sufficient time in your itinerary. "Above the Lake" provides a luxurious base for an extended visit, whether
you have cycles, motorcycles, boats or tramping equipment most of this extra luggage can be accommodated in our
B&B. There is free off-street parking, our garage has space for your motorbike.
Use the summer house, which is set in a quiet corner of the garden. Take a book or newspaper and relax in
solitude, or, if you must keep up with work, friends or just emails, take your laptop and benefit from our more
powerful wifi system. We have installed a separate guest network which you are free to use at any time of the day
We have a no smoking policy in all our rooms, guests are however welcome to smoke on the patio areas or in our
Whilst we are happy to accept adult family groups, we are unable to accept children under the age of 8