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Toowoomba, Australia
Reviewed 7 March 2015

WE had a very comfortable and friendly experience at this homestay. The hosts were very welcoming and they have a very friendly obedient dog. The food was very tasty and nothing was too much trouble. I'd recommend this to other travellers.

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Kauripoint, Owner at Kauri Point, responded to this review

Thank you Brunobear2015 for your valuable review, as always we appreciate the time taken to write. Guest reviews are a valuable resource for our business. We use them to monitor how we are doing & to make changes or additions to our service where necessary. We are thrilled to announce that we have recently been assessed by Qualmark, New Zealand's...

Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 February 2015 via mobile

Sadly for us, our itinerary allowed us just the one night at Kauri Point, but what a fantastic stay we had! From the moment we arrived, Gail went above and beyond in her attempts to make our stay a pleasant one. I had left my watch and bracelet in a restaurant earlier that day and Gail helped to contact them...

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Kauripoint, Owner at Kauri Point, responded to this review

Sarah thank you so much for your review. We are thrilled that your stay here has left you with such good memories and that we were able to look after you well. It is always a pleasure to dine with our guests, we gain so much from eating and drinking with them - it is a huge part of why...

Courchevel, France
Reviewed 1 February 2015

This is a very comfortable place to stay on the side of Lake Taupo. It is also convenient for Rotorua. Gail and Robert are most welcoming and guests are very much made to feel at home. The bedroom, sitting room, dining room are all very spacious and well decorated. There is a large outdoor living area and an attractive garden....

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Kauripoint, Owner at Kauri Point, responded to this review

Thank you Richard for your review and your very positive comments. We really appreciate it when guests take time out of their busy holiday to write our reviews. These reviews have allowed us to remain at Number 1 so a big thank you to all of you. Feedback from our guests prove that these reviews are extremely important to future...

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 1 February 2015

My husband and I spent five nights at Kauri Point and it was the best place that we stayed in New Zealand--truly outstanding. Gail and Robert were very welcoming hosts, and not only was Gail an outstanding cook but also a dedicated concierge, booking restaurants and outings for us. Her cooked breakfasts were delicious and artfully presented, and we enjoyed...

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Kauripoint, Owner at Kauri Point, responded to this review

Thank you both for writing your review and for your very generous comments. We truly enjoyed your company and our evenings round the dining table. Our evening pre-dinner drinks are indeed a great way to meet our other guests and for us all to get to know one another. There is nothing better that sharing ones experiences of the day...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 February 2015

We were originally booked to stay for one night at Kauri Point, but as soon as we arrived and saw how beautiful it was, we decided to stay an extra night! Lovely location and amazing views. Gail & Robert were super helpful and their pets were delightful!

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Kauripoint, Owner at Kauri Point, responded to this review

We would like to thank you for your review. We were glad to be able to offer you another nights stay and mostly pleased of course that you wanted to stay another night!!! Once again thank you and we hope we may see you again in future. Regards Gail & Robert

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 18 January 2015

We had a wonderful stay at Kauri Point lodge outside Taupo! Gail and Robert are the most wonderful hosts you can get and the lodge is excellent with nice rooms and a wonderful garden. Anna and Thomas, Sweden

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Kauripoint, Owner at Kauri Point, responded to this review

Thank you Anna and Thomas, we are always pleased to receive reviews from our guests and we thank you for taking the time out of your trip to write it. It is always a pleasure to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and that we met, and hopefully surpassed your expectations. We are equally pleased when our guests...

Melbourne
Reviewed 13 January 2015

My daughter and I were blessed to visit this homestay B&B over the Christmas period for 3 nights, and we were so very lucky to share Christmas dinner with Robert and Gail, their daughter and 4 other guests. Gail is a gracious host and impeccable cook and it is obviously a passion. The chicken liver pate is to die for!!!...

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Kauripoint, Owner at Kauri Point, responded to this review

Hi Zoe and Emma, we hope this finds you both well and refreshed after your Christmas break. Thank you so much for writing such a glowing review of your stay. Its great to read such positive comments. Christmas was such fun, we really did enjoy your company and that of our other guests. It really would be nice to welcome...

Hyderabad, India
Reviewed 13 December 2014

We were on our honeymoon and this was our first BnB. Gail and Robert couldn't have been nicer to us, and the property was really good. Both of us had quite a lot of fun and the view from their porch is really good. The restaurants at Taupo were quite nice as well, and was definitely one of the points...

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Kauripoint, Owner at Kauri Point, responded to this review

Thank you Rahul for your review and for choosing to stay at Kauri Point on your honeymoon trip. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us and your visit to Taupo has become a truly memorable one. We hope that you choose to return to New Zealand one day and if so we would be glad to welcome...

Glasgow
Reviewed 30 November 2014 via mobile

Our first bed and breakfast stay during a three month travelling trip and definitely one of our accommodation highlights. Gayle and Robert were extremely good hosts. Great to meet Arnie and Bustin their two spaniels too. Lovely rooms and a superb breakfast make this a highly recommended stay.

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Kauripoint, Owner at Kauri Point, responded to this review

Thank you Jake for spending a few moments of your holiday writing a review of your stay with us. It was truly a pleasure to have you both stay with us. We are thrilled you enjoyed your time with us and in Taupo. We hope you enjoy New Zealand, the last leg of your trip, and wish you both the...

Wollerau, Switzerland
Reviewed 3 November 2014

Besides the outstanding location and accommodation we truly appreciated the sharing of stories and experiences with Gail - we felt very welcome! Anybody visiting the area should stay at this wonderful place!

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Thank you for writing your review. We have been watching the weather and hope that you escaped the deluge on the west coast!!!! It was so good to see you two again, we are thrilled that you chose to stay with us, and hope we will see you again in another couple of years. We thoroughly enjoyed making dinner for...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Robert & Gail would love to welcome you to your "Luxury home when you are away from Home." You will arrive as guests and leave as friends having enjoyed being thoroughly spoiled from the moment you arrive. Stay as long as you can - Taupo has so much to offer you, and we are so close to other cities such as Rotorua and the Hawke's Bay - so unpack your bags for a few days and relax and really enjoy New Zealand at its best. Our suites are luxuriously appointed and all are en-suite and have deck access. Join us in the evening for a glass or two of wine, beer or a soft drink before you head into town for dinner (we will even drive you in). Alternatively, and by prior arrangement, we can prepare you a supper, one or 2 course dinner, platter or special occasion dinner. Welcome to New Zealand,have a great holiday in paradise. ... more   less 

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Address: 4 Mark Wynd, Taupo 3379, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Price Range: $250 - $292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Kauri Point 5*
Number of rooms: 3
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