Large Family Home with a Private geothermal hot pool and WiFi

Bach or holiday home | Taupo Central | #11927

9.5/10 (84 ratings)
  • 12 Guests
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 12 Beds
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking


Private mineral geothermal hot-pool.

Shepherd House is a 5 bedroom, 3 bathroom Taupo holiday house a 5 minute walk to the lakes edge. This relaxing holiday home enjoys lake views, ample room for your group, plus an indoor geothermal pool and free WiFi!

This Taupo holiday home includes open plan living with a gas fire for cosy winter stays... or relax on the deck with peaceful surrounds and lake views! The fully fenced section is a great option for families, with a children's playhouse available and a sheltered BBQ area. Plus, the geothermal pool is on hand for cooler evenings, and is located in a separate pool house.

There are 5 bedrooms at this Taupo accommodation. Bedroom 1 includes an en-suite bathroom and is fitted with a queen bed. Bedroom 2 also has a queen bed, bedroom 3 is fitted with 2 single beds, and bedroom 4 includes 1 single bunk set and 1 double bunk set. The 5th bedroom includes a king single bed and pull out King Single bed. ( it Also doubles as a second lounge)

In addition to the en-suite, 2 more bathrooms complete the easy holiday set up at Shepherd House.

Relax in the geothermal pool, enjoy BBQ's in the private garden, or head out to the lake... Everything you need for a laid back family getaway is on hand.

Welcome to Shepherd House!

NOTE THIS IS NOT A PARTY HOUSE. It is a quiet upmarket residential area and the neighbors will quickly ring noise control and the PM and the owners. If you are planning a party or stag do suggest you go somewhere else.


This property is monitored by METHSMINDER 24/7 through the Vodaphone network for your protection and ours. Monitoring company will respond if meths is detected. If you think anyone in your group may use P do not book this property

Special conditions:

When making a request please include information on the age range of the guests intending to stay and plans for while you are in Taupo.

Please note we may contact you for more information on behalf of our owners.

Thank you

One dog allowed subject to owners approval. The dog is not allowed in the house.

Smoking out side only

Extras: Cleaning (Required, NZ$75.00 per stay); Linen (Optional, NZ$15.00 per person); Booking Fee (Required, NZ$50.00 per stay);


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Clothes dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Highchair
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Spa pool
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 3

    1 x Fold-out sofa bed
    2 x Single bed

  • Bedroom 4

    3 x Single bed

  • Bedroom 5

    4 x Single bed


Maybe booked

*Pricing may vary depending on the dates you choose and the number of guests. Additional charges (extras) and minimum stay criteria may also apply. Service fees may also apply.

Reviews (135)

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  • Great house, perfect for kids

    Great house, perfect for kids.

    fleues844 100%|3x Nov 2018

  • Such a fantastic spot

    Such a fantastic spot. The house is huge and fit all our needs. Fantastic for a large group and immaculately kept.

    Mochlesh 100%|4x Nov 2018

  • Nice stay

    Nice stay

    TusharS 100%|2x Oct 2018

  • Shepherd House is amazing

    Shepherd House is amazing. We have stayed there a number of times over the last 5 years, and hope to continue doing so for years to come

    MattCarter 100%|6x Sep 2018

  • The property was the perfect place to be based for a weekend...

    The property was the perfect place to be based for a weekend in Taupo. Lovely and warm. The thermal spa was an awesome extra. Thank you for having us,

    Anise E. Aug 2018

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