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Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Arrived to a very warm welcome, quick checkin with not a lot of information given but this was backed up by a very informative sausage sizzle the next morning hosted by Lois. She brings in a few people from tourist companies to let you know what they have to offer. Unit was one of the renovated one bedrooms so absolutely...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent accommodation's! We have 2 young children and the Leisure Lodge was perfect for us. It is close to everything in Turangi. Our 3yr old loved the children's play room and trying to play table tennis in the rec. room, as well as the community pool a short walk away. All of the staff are very helpful and nice.

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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Loved it. Great pool kids room games room adults room. 5 min walk to everything u need. I want to come back asap !! Modern. Clean. Safe. Quiet. Nice management. Hope we can find a place like this to purchase in a timeshare

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Classic H, Guest Relations Manager at Turangi Leisure Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review and share your experience with us. We are delighted to hear that you have enjoyed your time at our resort. It has been a pleasure to host you and we look forward to welcoming you back again next time!

Waitara, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely stay for a family of 4 adults and 1 4yr old handy to everything even got a mini putt course out front little man loved its a shame we didnt get to go swimming as wrong time of year but pool looked amazing got to have spas every night was lovely

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Classic H, Guest Relations Manager at Turangi Leisure Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at our resort. We value your feedback as we're always searching for ways to improve the holiday experience for our guests. We're delighted to hear that you and your family enjoyed your time at our resort. We hope to see you back again - maybe in warmer weather so you...

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Wanting to walk the tongariro crossing, bush walks,hot pools, lake Taupo fishing ,then a week at the leisure lodge is agree at place to stay. Big apartments, heated pool and spa pools. Lots of eating options nearby.

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Classic H, Guest Relations Manager at Turangi Leisure Lodge, responded to this review

We appreciate the time you've taken to leave us a review Keith as the feedback helps us to continually aim to improve the experience for our guests. Hope to see you back again!

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 31 August 2016

The place is in the process of being renovated and the outside looks good. The unit we had was OK seemed clean, but a few roaches appeared though they died. not bad for winter as there were heaters, no aircon, so would be hot in summer. There is a pool, laundry facilities and play equipment for kids. The renovated units...

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Thank Ausietravler
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Unit stank of smoke and not sure there are fresh sheets on the bed - have stayed here before and was much better - disappointing - location good to skiing and fishing but that's about it - this is my favourite part of the country but this place a not up to standard

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Napier, New Zealand
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We went in search of snow but just found a weekend's worth of rain. No worries, we were warm dry and very comfortable at the lodge. The chalet was warm and far bigger than a normal motel. The kids enjoyed the games room. While it was quiet it was also easy to find and a short walk from the village...

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Clean and tidy with friendly staff. Modern facilities. The southern end of Lake Taupo is very beautiful. Easy to get up the mountain form Turangi. Lots of nice scenic walks here also. about a 35 minute drive to taupo

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Reviewed 13 July 2016

Fantastic accommodation near the mighty Tongariro River and at the base of the snowfields. Fishing was excellent and the Tokaanu hot springs were a welcome relief at the end of a cold day. The venison at the Turangi Tavern was superb, and a must try for all meat lovers.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Turangi Leisure Lodge is located near the Turangi town centre, on the southern shores of Lake Taupo in the Waikato region of New Zealand's North Island. The Classic Managed Resort features 38 self-contained 1 and 3 bedroom apartments with facilities including a bar, spa pool, BBQ area, games room, table tennis, golf clubs, mini golf, and heated swimming pool. This Turangi accommodation is the ideal base for trout fishing on the Tongariro River, lake activities on Lake Taupo, hiking trails at Tongariro National Park, Kaimanawa Forest Park, and Pureroa Forest Park, and the ski fields at Mount Ruapehu. Guests can explore the countless activities on offer in Turangi from the comfort of Turangi Leisure Lodge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Turangi Leisure Lodge

Address: Ngawaka Place | Turangi, Taupo 3334, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Number of rooms: 38
Also Known As:
Turangi Leisure Hotel Taupo
Hotel Style:
#7 Spa Hotel in Taupo
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“Air conditioned renovated unit. Units away from road but they are not air conditioned.”
 of 5 bubbles uaetraveller23, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Two bedroom units are quieter”
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“ask for a renovated room”
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 of 5 bubbles Ausietravler, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Would recommend 2 bedroom unit so the bedrooms are completely seperate from the living areas”
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