We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Berkenhoff Lodge

Save
Share
Traveller (17)
Room & Suite (8)
Pool & Beach (4)
Overview
75 Scannell Street, Taupo 3330 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Outdoor pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
2 Star accommodation
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"}}
Reviews (94)
Filter reviews
87 results
Traveller rating
44
25
8
5
5
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
44
25
8
5
5
Show reviews that mention
All reviews the kitchen shower and toilet one night quiet location on arrival minute walk a great place to stay free wifi hostel backpackers beds tv netflix hobs bbq
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 87 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our boy was staying here for a rep rugby tournament. As a last minute decision we decided to stay as well. We rang and the gentleman we spoke to booked my hubby and I and our younger son into a room together. The rooms were...More

Thank dreamtrippa
Response from brett f, Owner at Berkenhoff LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the great response. Glad you enjoyed our quirky lodge. Look forward to seeing you again in the future - have a great summer.

Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful stay here. The guy who runs it is ace! Felt at home had a great sleep, hot shower and the kitchen and other facilities were top notch. After staying in hundreds of hostels in my time I was pleased to find a...More

Thank piperward
Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

I stayed in this place in December. Really friendly place and really good welcoming. And you have a bathroom in dormitory, Tv room with netflix, pool... When I was come back in Taupo in May I didn't look an other place to stay, just here.Thank...More

Thank anandaperle
Response from brett f, Owner at Berkenhoff LodgeResponded May 27, 2018

Thanks for the top response. Glad you enjoyed your trip to Taupo. Happy and safe travels.

Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

Check in process was very pleasant due to the friendliness and helpfulness of the staff member (I think his name was Tony). I had the double room (with ensuite), it was pleasantly spacious although scarcely furnished - just the double and single bed and a...More

Thank maoritraveller
Response from brett f, Owner at Berkenhoff LodgeResponded April 22, 2018

Thanks for the great feedback and glad you enjoyed your stay. We have a free shuttle to the I-Site for those who don't have cars -- its on all the websites and a notice is on the wall at reception. Wish you a happy 2018

Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

Clean, comfy beds, really nice feel to the place, not noisy at all! Writing on the walls in the hallway is really cool, wish I had time to read it all! We got a twin room with our own bathroom which was nice and such...More

Thank Inspire173828
View more reviews
About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$33 - US$47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$33 - US$47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Photos
Traveller (17)
Room & Suite (8)
Pool & Beach (4)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 68 nearby hotels
Family Motel
28 reviews
.25 km away
Camellia Court Motel
153 reviews
.25 km away
Utopian Motel Taupo
102 reviews
.63 km away
Dunrovin Motel
51 reviews
.64 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 149 nearby restaurants
The Brantry
711 reviews
.83 km away
Spoon and Paddle
404 reviews
1.00 km away
Plateau
606 reviews
1.18 km away
The Storehouse
184 reviews
1.07 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 135 nearby attractions
Great Lake Taupo
414 reviews
1.13 km away
Taupo Museum
197 reviews
1.40 km away
Maori Rock Carvings
391 reviews
1.17 km away
Taupo Market
37 reviews
1.40 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Berkenhoff Lodge staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"not no12, other rooms seemed better"
ChrigiZH
Mar. 21, 2018
Read review
"Any room would be great I guess"
floa532
Apr. 24, 2016
Read review
"I would avoid this place altogether; I'm sure there are better places to be found and a little closer..."
aichadeviAmsterdam
Dec. 26, 2015
Read review
"En- suite rooms good value"
adrianc219
Mar. 27, 2015
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing