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Huka Lodge.

Hotel and restaurant in a park. New Zealand,Taupo

Unique in the world: one of New Zealand’s most iconic retreats, with extraordinary hospitality

Kerry Molloy, Maître de Maison, presents the property:

Leave the real world behind at Huka Lodge, a place of unrivalled beauty on the banks of the Waikato River with its hypnotic turquoise green waters, located just upstream from the mighty Huka Falls. This part of the world enjoys a gentle climate, a leisurely pace and a spectacular landscape of snow-capped volcanic mountain peaks, wild tussock, lush wilderness and clear blue lakes and streams. Founded in the 1920s, Huka Lodge has become one of New Zealand’s most iconic retreats. Comfort, ambience, gourmet cuisine, fine wine and attentive service all ensure extraordinary hospitality. On its approximately seven hectares of manicured grounds, guest rooms provide secluded accommodation. Guests can choose from an array of activities, including the “Ultimate Huka Experience”, a scenic helicopter flight over the magnificent Kaimanawa Ranges, the Unesco World Heritage site of Tongariro National Park and a scenic boat cruise on New Zealand’s largest lake, Lake Taupo.


Children welcome

High-speed Internet access

Car park

Wifi hot spot

Valet parking / Car park

Sports & Leisure

On site

Swimming pool (Outdoor)


Tennis on site


In the vicinity




Mountain biking



Horse riding



Huka Lodge,
Relais & Châteaux Member since 2012

271 Huka Falls Road

3384 (Waikato) New Zealand

Tel.: + 64 (0)7 378 5791

Fax: + 64 (0)7 378 0427

Owner: Alex van Heeren
Maître de Maison: Kerry Molloy
Chef: Paul Frogatt

How to get there?

Taupo 9 km

Train station
National Park 100 km

Local weather and time


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1 800 735 2478

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Open all year

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TripAdvisor Traveler Rating :
4.5  of 5 stars
Based on 142 traveler reviews
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