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Address: 32 Centennial Drive, Taupo 3378, New Zealand

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Lovely walk

I took two of my work colleagues for a round of golf this week at the Taupo Golf Club. We played the Tahuara Course (you have the choice of two courses). Tahaura is the older of... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2016
Christchurch, New Zealand
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Reviewed 10 January 2017

Only reason for three stars was that we hired our clubs but did not check them before we left Pro shop - husbands were fine 14 clubs, driver, woods, hybrids etc - mine 10 clubs only. Driver had huge dent in base, only a 3 wood & no hybrids - used husbands. Played Tauhura Course - very dry conditions and... More 

Thank Mumsie42
Christchurch, New Zealand
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Reviewed 16 December 2016

I took two of my work colleagues for a round of golf this week at the Taupo Golf Club. We played the Tahuara Course (you have the choice of two courses). Tahaura is the older of the two courses and it is quite a bit shorter in length than the Centenial Course. Tahaura was in really good condition and very... More 

Thank briand0c
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

Group of ladies played both courses over 2 days and found Centineal the most testing. Staff in the café were very friendly and the food was great. thanks Tapou.

Thank Christine W
Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 June 2016

I was just passing through the area and stopped in to take in the Greens. I dont play golf, but what a view of the course from the viewing area! After asking if it was ok to order some food, the people there were warm and inviting. So I ordered the fresh fish burger which was caught the day before,... More 

Thank sergeantloau
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016

A strong layout on pumice base so playable all year. Greens are usually in great condition and very slick. Taupo is one of the few clubs in New Zealand with two 18 hole courses. Centennial is their flagship track though Tauhara is also an excellent layout. Don't leave without visiting the legendary "Bunter's Cafe" at the 19th. Great food at... More 

Thank mcalpine
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Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

A big thank you you to all staff at taupo golf club from the bistro staff to bar staff and the pro shop all the above looked after our club food breakfast and lunch was very tasty ,had a couple of organised dinners there plenty of food and tasted great ,thanks again to all and see you next year 😄😄😄😃

Thank Debbie W
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Reviewed 20 March 2016

A longer course at the Centennial Course. But not a great golf experience in summer. Fairly hostile for women. Long and ladies tees not much advantage. Lots of lost balls .Parts of the course are very steep and maybe dangerous for carts.

Thank Lanky3
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 March 2016

Cane up to book a tee time for the following day (which unfortunately was rained off) but well we were there we had a look around the club and ate in the restaurant. Everybody we met at the club was incredibly friendly and the food was good and very reasonable. Our schedule didn't allow us to play but we will... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

very disappointing course, fairways horrible, greens ok. recommend playing other courses in the area like the nearby Wairakei course

Thank MattTrasor
South Australia
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Reviewed 29 December 2015

The golf club has a choice of two courses, we chose Centenial as two of our group of three are good golfers. I must say we found the course disappointing. I realise it is summer, but the fairways are obviously not watered as they were extremely dry, with almost no grass in some areas, just dusty patches and poorly mown.... More 

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