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Baycrest Lodge

Star Rating
4 out of 5



4.7 / 5Exceptional
369 reviews


  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Kitchen


What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    12 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Crazy Catz Adventure Park
    14 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Taupo Hot Springs
    3 min drive
  • Airport
    Taupo (TUO)
    7 min drive

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  • King Studio with Thermal Pool

    Room Amenities

    • 344 sq ft
    • Studio
    • 1 bathroom
    • Sleeps 3
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  • King Studio with Balcony

    Room Amenities

    • 344 sq ft
    • Studio
    • 1 bathroom
    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Family Room with Balcony

    Room Amenities

    • 624 sq ft
    • 1 bedroom
    • 1 bathroom
    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 5
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  • Family Room with Thermal Pool

    Room Amenities

    • 624 sq ft
    • 1 bedroom
    • 1 bathroom
    • Sleeps 5
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About this area


Located in Taupo, Baycrest Lodge is near the beach. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Lake Taupo and Huka Falls. Waipahihi Botanical Gardens and Taupo Bungy are also worth visiting. Our guests appreciate the property's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Candyland - 12 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Crazy Catz Adventure Park - 14 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Waipahihi Botanical Gardens - 2 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Taupo Hot Springs - 3 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Maori Carvings - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Taupo (TUO) - 7 min drive

About this property

Baycrest Lodge

Baycrest Lodge guests can head out to the slopes, sip drinks at the bar/lounge and take a dip in an outdoor pool. Each apartment boasts a deep soaking tub and offers free WiFi and a kitchenette. For a bit of entertainment, a flat-screen TV comes with satellite channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences, such as a fridge and a microwave.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.



Check-in between 2:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 7:30 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 7:30 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out before 10 AM
Express check-out

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 20 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for NZD 10 per day.


  • Pets not allowed

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 8.95 and NZD 18.95 per person (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 10 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 20 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

We should mention

Pool access available from 7:30 AM to 10:00 PM Hot springs access available from 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM.The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Property is also known as

  • Baycrest Lodge Taupo
  • Baycrest Taupo

Property amenities


  • Near the beach


  • Close to skiing


  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Sunloungers
  • 8 hot springs


  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Free self-parking

Family friendly

  • Cots (infant beds): NZD 10 per day
  • Pool gate


  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Electric kettle
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils


  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–9 AM: NZD 8.95-18.95 per person
  • 1 bar


  • Rollaway/extra beds: NZD 20 per night


  • Bathtub or shower
  • Deep-soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer


  • 32-inch flat-screen TV with cable/satellite service

Outdoor areas

  • Terrace
  • BBQ Grill
  • Garden


  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities


  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • Accessible bathroom

Services and conveniences

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Luggage storage
  • Safe at front desk
  • Free newspapers

Things to do

  • Bike rentals nearby


  • 16 rooms
  • 1 floor
  • Built in 1998

Nearby things to do


  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hot springs on site


5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

The thermal pool, loved it, very relaxing and quiet property

Stayed 2 nights in Oct. 2019

5/5 Excellent

Super friendly hosts, and the private thermal tub was an absolute bonus

Stayed 2 nights in Oct. 2019

5/5 Excellent

Loved that it felt like a home away from. I felt I had privacy and could really relax.

Stayed 1 night in Oct. 2019

5/5 Excellent

Lovely motel, very spacious bathroom with a spa bath. Family room was perfect for a family of 4 and balcony had a lovely view of Lake Taupo. Only issue we had was the heated pool was heated to 40 degrees - too hot to spend more than a few minutes in it.

Stayed 2 nights in Oct. 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 1 night in Oct. 2019

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