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Bach or holiday home | Nukuhau | #21159

8.6/10 (70 ratings)
  • 5 people
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 3 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Located on the banks of the Waikato River over-looking the Nukuhau Marina and Taupo Boat Harbour
  • Only a short walk to town and a selection of wonderful shops, great cafes and resturants.
  • A perfect location if participating. or just spectating any of Taupo's many great events.

Riverside Base is just that - the perfect place to base yourself for your stay when you are visiting and enjoying Taupo and the wonderful Volcanic Plateau in the Central North Island of New Zealand.

Riverside Base is a is a Lockwood designed and built home and is perfect for a couple, the family or a small group of friends . It is ideally located on the banks of the Waikato River,directly opposite the Riverside Park and Taupo Domain. Riverside Base offers the perfect place to base yourself to enjoy a weekend, a week, or an even longer stay in the beautiful Lake Taupo region.

The house is fully self-contained with everything you need for a few days away (or longer). It comfortably sleeps 4 to 5 guests and is ideally set-up for families or couples.

You are literally only meters from the waters edge and have views looking out over the Taupo Boat Harbour, Nukuhau Boat Ramp, Riverside Park and the Waikato River mouth.

Riverside Base is also a great place to stay if you are wanting to explore the Tongariro National Park or walk the superb Tongariro Alpine Crossing. Some of NZ's best mountain bike tracks are only a few minutes riding away and the opportunity to fish one of the world's best known trout regions is really only a matter of dropping the boat in the lake or a short drive to any of the near-by rivers and streams.

Riverside Base offers the ideal place to stay to relax and enjoy the beautiful and exciting Lake Taupo region and the wonderful Central Plateau.

Garaging, storage and boat parking all available.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Boat ramp
  • Cot available
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • SKY TV ® - BYO decoder
  • Special events venue
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Lounge

  • Main Bedroom

    1 x Queen bed

  • Second Bedroom

    2 x King single bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning $40.00 per stay (optional); Linen $30.00 per stay (optional)
  • Multi-night stay: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 6 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night. Excludes school & public holidays.

  • Gifts & giveaways: In Taupo for work, take advantage of our new 'Long-Stay' deals: 5 Nights - $455.00 Arrive Sunday, Depart Friday (including linen and cleaning). 4 Nights - $415.00 Arrive Monday, Depart Friday

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Summer 2016 / 2017
30-Mar-17 to 30-Apr-17
$135+/night $135+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $25/night; Children: $15/night;
2 night minimum stay

*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 (77)

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  • Great location, welcoming and relaxed property

    Great location, welcoming and relaxed property

    AnneMarieG 100%|5x Jan 2017

  • Good clean property

    Good clean property. Only downside was the open stairwell and large gaps between the banister on stairwell and deck which made it very hard work with a toddler.

    nicola.durling 100%|2x Jan 2017

  • A very clean and tidy house that is walking distance to town

    A very clean and tidy house that is walking distance to town. Nice quiet place to stay. Thanks.

    BrendaZ2 100%|5x Dec 2016

  • Excellent property in a great location

    Excellent property in a great location. Lovely views and very comfortable.

    DomK 100%|1x Dec 2016

  • A well located property that was warm and clean

    A well located property that was warm and clean. A good base for exploring the area.

    rMeredithMo1 100%|1x Oct 2016

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