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Sacred Waters Taupo Luxury Apartments

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked two apartments for my parents 80th birthday, there were 10 of us. We were accommodated with having them next to each other, there was also no problem with us cooking on a webber on the deck (can be quite smokey/smelly as they start). Both apartments had a thermal pool on the deck and views of Lake Taupo, the...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sacred Waters is a luxurious hotel a few minutes drive from the town of Taupo. We were expecting the apartment to be right on the water, unfortunately it was behind another building which was a bit disappointing. As the price was premium. However the apartment was well appointed and beautiful. I did enjoy the thermal spa on the balcony!

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Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked this online as a birthday treat. We stayed in a thermal 2 bedroom apartment which actually ended up being a very roomy and plush 3 bedroom with a lake view from the balcony and wo bathrooms. Thoughtful details made our stay great. Ice in the freezer, underfloor heating turned on, four different types of glassware, Nespresso coffee maker...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is the best accommodation we have for our New Zealand trip. Right next to Lake Taupo where you can stroll along the shore or use the bike available at the apartment to cycle around. The apartment is located 1 or 2 km from the town centre. We made use of the kitchen and laundry facilities during our stay...

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1Thank hduc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for two nights for Anzac weekend on our way to Wellington and it was worth every cent. We are a family of six and stayed in Penthouse A which was not just a serviced hotel it was a 300sqm luxury apartment, 3-4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms (can sleep 8) with an incredible balcony and views to die for....

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Korumburra, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just a stunning apartment. Our family loved our stay here - felt very spoilt! Worth the extra expense. Well equipped with perfect views, comfy beds and convenient outdoor private bath. Lots of space both inside and on the outdoor terrace. Friendly staff. Easy parking.

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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Sacred Waters is a luxury apartment complex on the water's edge of Lake Taupo and a pleasant 20 minute lakeside walk from Taupo's bars and restaurants. We had a two bedroom (one en-suite, one not) one level apartment which directly looked onto the lake with only a footpath between our garden and the water. The apartment has a large lounge...

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Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

There was nothing to complain about with this apartment. The staff were helpful and nice and we were upgraded to a water view apartment. Everything about the apartment was luxurious - wonderful thermal tub on the balcony and heated pool in the complex. Direct access from the apartments to the lake walk. Can not fault Sacred Waters.

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Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Fantastic accommodation, everything you needed for a stay in Taupo, including a swimming pool & exit onto the lake front. What impressed us though was that we booked a three bedroom apartment (as that was all was available) but when we checked out, without asking, the receptionist reduced the cost to reflect that there was just 2 of us -...

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
Reviewed 16 January 2017

It's probably a bit unfair but I think the greatest impediment to an excellent rating was our short stay. Circumstances resulted in our arrival to Taupo at about 6pm and departure the next morning at 7:30am. The apartment was outstanding but didn't get a sense of Taupo at all, Sacred Water location, hotel amenities or service, etc. That said, based...

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
New, smart, precious. Sacred Waters is guaranteed waterfront magic on the edge of a crystal clear lake. At Sacred Waters your dream of luxury accommodation at the absolute water's edge can become a reality. From the magnificent 180 degree views to the exquisite internal water features, Sacred Waters will impress you with its attention to detail. Its reputation for uncompromising quality is unrivaled. Come and join us tonight. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sacred Waters Taupo Luxury Apartments

Address: 221 - 225 Lake Terrace, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Price Range: $248 - $525 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sacred Waters Taupo Luxury Apartments 5*
Number of rooms: 17
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Also Known As:
Sacred Waters Taupo Luxury Apartments Hotel Taupo
Clarion Sacred Waters
Clarion Taupo
Clarion Hotel Taupo
Taupo Clarion
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Taupo
#4 Family Hotel in Taupo
#7 Luxury Hotel in Taupo
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“The higher floors would have better view of lake and mountains which are just beautiful, ground floor did have lake views.”
mareeb188, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“4th Floor Pent A was quiet, very private and sunny with great views”
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“Lake front”
christopher068, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Lake front is worth the extra $”
LFTNZ, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Second floor had better views but the ground lakeside rooms had their own garden area with direct access to the path around the lake.”
6465willett, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
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