Karaka Tree Motel

216 Lake Terrace Taupo
Taupo, NZ

Rating: 4 Stars
'Superbly Relaxing' - WITH A FRESH WATER PRIVATE MINERAL HOT SPA POOL IN EVERY ROOM!! You really do get it all at Karaka Tree - a Qualmark 4 star motel superbly presented and offering fantastic value for money, excellent customer service and spacious, comfortable rooms to suit everybody's needs. We are set in attractive grounds directly across the road from Lake Taupo with FREE car parking & we are the only motel in Taupo with geothermal mineral freshwater hot SPA pools in EVERY room. We have 24 spacious Spa Studios which are located upstairs & 1 Bedroom Spa Suites which are located on the ground floor. Every room is extremely spacious & the One Bedroom Spa Suite offers a seperate bedroom and lounge area, as well as a private courtyard area with your fabulous geothermal mineral water hot spa pool & outdoor patio table and chairs. The Spa Studio has a seperate room with a geothermal mineral hot spa pool. All rooms have an en-suite with a vanity & walk-in shower cubicle. All rooms are serviced daily and have kitchenettes, microwaves, tea/coffee, hairdryers, iron/ironing boards, Sky TV, electric frying pans & clock radios. Wireless Broadband internet access is available. Cooked, continental or light breakfasts are delivered daily in-room. We have top restaurants within easy walking distance of the motel and we are just a short drive into Taupo city centre with its unique shopping, restaurants and clubs. All of our rooms are non smoking. Stay with us and you will appreciate why people come back again and again. It really is a home away from home.

Room Information

Mineral Spa Studio
Mineral Spa Studio with spa bath, Sky TV, kitchenette, microwave, mini-bar, etc Rates are for 1-2 people. Max occupancy is 2. Bedding configuration is 1 Queen-size bed. Thermal mineral spa pool in seperate room. Microwave, kitchenette, fridge, electric fry pan, toaster, Sky TV, etc. Sorry, Twin-share room not available on this deal
One Bedroom Suite
Spa Suite with large spa pool in a private courtyard with Sky TV, kitchen Rates for 1-2 people Max occ is 4. Extra Guests NZ$15 per person, per night. 1 Queen bed & 1 or 2 singles in separate room. Thermal Mineral Spa pool in private courtyard. Microwave, fridge, electric fry pan, etc. We do not have a 1 Bedroom Access Suite.


Karaka Tree Motel is in a very easy to find location, we are on State Highway 1, (left hand side) 2 doors south of the State Highway 5 (Napier turnoff).


Restaurant / Dining Information
We have 'Heat and Eat' meals available daily for guests who wish to dine in their rooms - or we have a number of excellent restaurants nearby. A choice of cooked, continental or light breakfast is available daily and delivered to your room.

Area Attractions

Area Attractions
There is so much to do in Taupo and the surrounding area!! Why not try trout fishing, boating, sailing, tours, sky diving, rafting, jetboat rides, bungy jumps, and heaps of other fun things!!


Recreation Information
Karaka Tree has an excellent location just 3km from the centre of Taupo & we are directly opposite from Lake Taupo.

Meeting Facilities

Meeting / Conference Information
Our attractive Conference Room seats up to 25 people theatre-style. The room has sliding doors opening onto a large balcony with seating overlooking Lake Taupo. The room is perfect for interviewing, clothes showing or more intimate meetings. The room also has its own kitchen area so that you may also take advantage of organising breaks at your own convenience, if you would prefer. Access to the internet is available through Broadband or dial-up connection. Additional services include: Office & Secretarial Full Catering Equipment Hire Delightful natural light environment Fantastic Location Competitive Rates Please feel free to ask us for more details and we look forward to hosting your conference or meeting in the near future.

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  • AM/FM Alarm Clock
  • Babysitting/Child Services
  • Business Center
  • Computer Rental
  • Conference Facilities
  • Conference Suite
  • Continental Breakfast
  • Coffee Maker in Room
  • Computer in Room
  • Copy Service
  • Cribs Available
  • Data port Available
  • Handicapped Rooms/Facilities
  • Downstairs
  • Email Service
  • Family Plan
  • FAX
  • Free Parking
  • Hairdryers Available
  • International Direct Dial
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Ironing Board
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry Service
  • Modem in Room
  • Microwave
  • Mini Bar
  • Modem Lines in Room
  • Meeting/Banquet Facilities
  • Meeting Suite
  • No Smoking Rooms/Facilities
  • No Pets Allowed
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Parking
  • Queen Bed
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator
  • Room Service
  • Safe
  • Secretarial Service
  • Shower
  • Single Bed
  • Sitting Area
  • Fitness Center or Spa
  • Suite
  • Telephone
  • Toilet
  • TV
  • TV Remote Control
  • Satellite TV
  • Upstairs
  • Laundry/Valet Services
  • Wake-up Service
  • WC
  • Wheel Chair Access

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