Kuratau, Waikato, New Zealand Accommodations

Accommodations in Kuratau

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The SpaceGuest use of downstairs area with own entry, which includes two bedrooms, either one double or one twin, bathroom with loo and shower, large guest living space with sofa and 2 fold out beds for larger groups Guest AccessFree, fast WiFi Breakfast included in tariff Coffee & tea making facilities provided. Refrigerator Microwave Access to BBQ Use of Kayaks (1 double, 2 single) with Paddles and Lifejackets. Beach Towels. Deck Chairs for the Beach Laundry facilities available (extra charge). Please check with Barb first Enjoy your shower with great water pressure! Interaction with GuestsVery happy to share our knowledge and information of the local area. We will respect your privacy, but delighted to interact with guests should they wish. We happily offer Dinner by arrangement. The Neighborhood Tongariro Adventures is situated by the lake in the original Kuratau settlement on the peaceful, south western shores of Lake Taupo amid established trees and the sound of birdsong. Mid point between Wellington and Auckland, a pretty special part of the island to break your journey..... and so close to the Tongariro Alpine Crossing. As well as conquering The Crossing, guests often choose to White Water Raft or Fish the mighty Tongariro River; play Golf; Kayak; Ski at Mount Ruapehu - Whakapapa (40 minutes by car) or Turoa; enjoy the many Bush Walks & Cycle Trails (which cater for all levels fitness and skills)... and much more! When organising guest adventures, Tongariro Adventures employ experienced, audited guides. Tokaanu Thermal Pools, a 10 minute drive, offer hot mineral springs long recognised by Ngati Tuwharetoa as having the "wai ora" (healing waters). Particularly enjoyed by our guests on their way home from The Crossing or Rafting! Getting AroundWe offer transport in our comfortable shuttle (7 passengers) to and from your adventure activities or locations, bus terminals etc for a pre agreed fee. The Tongariro Crossing fee is $50NZ per person door to door return, at times to suit you, a well earned cold beer or soft drink on pick up and we will wait while you have a therapeutic bathe in our local thermal pools on the way home! ...Or we shuttle you one way and drop your car at the end of the hike (Ketetahi) then take you to the start of The Crossing (Mangetepopo) $32NZpp. There is a bus service to Turangi from most North Island main centres. Turangi is 15 mins from Kuratau. Other Things to NoteWe offer a Shuttle service to The Tongariro Crossing or surrounds, one way with car drop off or door to door (see below "Getting around"). We happily offer Dinner by arrangement. There are 2 restaurants within 10 minutes drive. Alternatively, it's only 15 minutes to Turangi restaurants.
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The SpaceWe have 3 bedrooms available: *1 double bedroom *2 bedrooms with 2x single beds in each All bedrooms sleep 2 guests each all located on the bottom level. Shared bathroom ***This listing is for a the twin single bedroom.*** We have bikes , fishing rods , tennis rackets and a kayak and a BBQ that you are welcome to use to make your stay more enjoyable ! There is a fishing licence office available in the village just a 2 minute walk from the house. There are no shops available in the village so you'll have to buy your groceries from Turangi (20 minute drive) or before you arrive. Nico is a French/German chef and will be available to cook extra meals/packed picnic lunches for guests on request! My daughter Tara and her partner Nico will be running the bed and breakfast in my absence and will be living on site. They are a friendly couple and are happy to interact with guests or if you prefer some privacy they are happy with that too ! You set the bar. Transport to and from Turangi/ Tongariro crossing /Taupo can be arranged on request. Guest AccessGuests will be served a continental breakfast in the morning, with coffee or tea. The NeighborhoodWhareroa has a small village feel to it. You can be as busy as you like whilst here because it is an area steeped in outdoor activities. Alternatively you may just want to chill out and relax- it's all up to you to decide!
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The SpaceWe have 3 bedrooms available: *1 Queen bedroom *2 bedrooms with 2x single beds in each All bedrooms sleep 2 guests each all located on the bottom level. Shared bathroom ***This listing is for the twin single bedroom - It can also be set up as a king bed if you prefer.*** We have bikes , fishing rods , tennis rackets and a kayak that you are welcome to use to make your stay more enjoyable ! There is a fishing licence office available in the village just a 2 minute walk from the house. There are no shops available in the village so you'll have to buy your groceries from Turangi (20 minute drive) or before you arrive. Nico is a French/German chef and will be available to cook extra meals/packed picnic lunches for guests on request! My daughter Tara and her partner Nico will be running the bed and breakfast in my absence and will be living on site. They are a friendly couple and are happy to interact with guests or if you prefer some privacy they are happy with that too ! You set the bar. Transport to and from Turangi/ Tongariro crossing /Taupo can be arranged on request. We have bikes , fishing rods , tennis rackets and a kayak and a BBQ that you are welcome to use to make your stay more enjoyable ! There is a fishing licence office available in the village just a 2 minute walk from the house. There are no shops available in the village so you'll have to buy your groceries from Turangi (20 minute drive) or before you arrive. Nico is a French/German chef and will be available to cook extra meals/packed picnic lunches for guests on request! My daughter Tara and her partner Nico will be running the bed and breakfast for me in my absence and will be living on site. They are a friendly couple and are happy to interact with guests or if you prefer some privacy they are happy with that too ! You set the bar. Whareroa has a small village feel to it. You can be as busy as you like whilst here because it is an area steeped in outdoor activities. Alternatively you may just want to chill out and relax- it's all up to you to decide! Transport to and from Turangi/ Tongariro crossing /Taupo can be arranged on request. Guests will be served a continental breakfast in the morning, with coffee or tea. We have bikes , fishing rods , tennis rackets and a kayak and a BBQ that you are welcome to use to make your stay more enjoyable ! There is a fishing licence office available in the village just a 2 minute walk from the house. There are no shops available in the village so you'll have to buy your groceries from Turangi (20 minute drive) or before you arrive. Nico is a French/German chef and will be available to cook extra meals/packed picnic lunches for guests on request! My daughter Tara and her partner Nico will be running the bed and breakfast for me in my absence and will be living on site. They are a friendly couple and are happy to interact with guests or if you prefer some privacy they are happy with that too ! You set the bar. Whareroa has a small village feel to it. You can be as busy as you like whilst here because it is an area steeped in outdoor activities. Alternatively you may just want to chill out and relax- it's all up to you to decide! Transport to and from Turangi/ Tongariro crossing /Taupo can be arranged on request. Guests will be served a continental breakfast in the morning, with coffee or tea. We have bikes , fishing rods , tennis rackets and a kayak and a BBQ that you are welcome to use to make your stay more enjoyable ! There is a fishing licence office available in the village just a 2 minute walk from the house. There are no shops available in the village so you'll have to buy your groceries from Turangi (20 minute drive) or before you arrive. Nico is a French/German chef and will be available to cook extra meals/packed picnic lunches for guests on request! My daughter Tara and her partner Nico will be running the bed and breakfast for me in my absence and will be living on site. They are a friendly couple and are happy to interact with guests or if you prefer some privacy they are happy with that too ! You set the bar. Whareroa has a small village feel to it. You can be as busy as you like whilst here because it is an area steeped in outdoor activities. Alternatively you may just want to chill out and relax- it's all up to you to decide! Transport to and from Turangi/ Tongariro crossing /Taupo can be arranged on request. Guest AccessGuests will be served a continental breakfast in the morning, with coffee or tea. We have bikes , fishing rods , tennis rackets and a kayak and a BBQ that you are welcome to use to make your stay more enjoyable ! There is a fishing licence office available in the village just a 2 minute walk from the house. There are no shops available in the village so you'll have to buy your groceries from Turangi (20 minute drive) or before you arrive. Nico is a French/German chef and will be available to cook extra meals/packed picnic lunches for guests on request! Interaction with GuestsMy daughter Tara and her partner Nico will be running the bed and breakfast for me in my absence and will be living on site. They are a friendly couple and are happy to interact with guests or if you prefer some privacy they are happy with that too ! You set the bar. The NeighborhoodWhareroa has a small village feel to it. You can be as busy as you like whilst here because it is an area steeped in outdoor activities. Alternatively you may just want to chill out and relax- it's all up to you to decide! Getting AroundTransport to and from Turangi/ Tongariro crossing /Taupo can be arranged on request.
Home/Apartment
Excellent
37 reviews
2br Home/Apartment
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The SpaceRedbarn is self-contained accommodation in close proximity to the main cottage. It is situated on 12 acres of gently rolling land that stretches to within 30 meters of beautiful Lake Taupo. The renovation of the 'Barn' into accommodation was completed in November 2011. The lounge is open-plan with kitchen, dining and wood burner. There are two patios off the lounge to enable you to enjoy the sun and soak in the panoramic views. Red Barn has two large bedrooms and sleeps a maximum of 4 people– the mezzanine level with a super-king bed and the second bedroom has a queen-sized bed. The bathroom is large and beautifully appointed with tiled walls, floor and shower. All luxury linen provided. Laundry facilities – including a washing machine conveniently located in the bathroom and a dryer on site. Red Barn is located at the end of a private driveway featuring panoramic views of the lake and offers you the privacy and restful getaway that you deserve. Kuratau is located on the south west shores of Lake Taupo just 15 minutes from Turangi, 45 minutes from lake Taupo Airport and 45 minutes from the Whakapapa Ski Field. Red Barn is a great base for exploring the Central Plateau including Tongariro National Park, Mt Ruapehu, 42nd Traverse and the Tongariro Crossing – and let's not forget that Lake Taupo is world famous for its trout fishing, both on the lake and the rivers that flow into it. Guest AccessThe Redbarn is stand alone and has a fully equipped kitchen and laundry (dryer is located in the garage for ventilation) . Interaction with GuestsWe live on site and are here to help our guests with all queries from travels directions to where is the best place to eat. The NeighborhoodWe can't see any!! Getting AroundSorry there is no public transport out this way so guests will need their own vehicle Other Things to NoteWe have two dogs, 1 large Zeus and Frank who do roam the section so our guests need to aware of this.
Home/Apartment
Excellent
6 reviews
5br Home/Apartment
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  • Swimming Pool
The SpaceCompletely private and tranquil guest can enjoy the beautiful garden, amazing lake views and high standard interior which offers 5 bedrooms, 5 modern bathrooms (4 are en-suite), a formal and more casual lounges, mezzanine snooker room, spacious state of the art kitchen, large dinning area that opens up onto the wrap-around desk. The large fenced outdoor swimming pool is only metres away complete with a sauna and hot pool. Guest AccessGuests have complete access to all the facilities available on the property. Interaction with GuestsWe are only a phone call away should guests have any queries or need assistance during their stay. The NeighborhoodPukawa Bay is a bay and a small township on the western shores of Lake Taupo in New Zealand. It is off State Highway 41 between Turangi and Taumarunui. Pukawa lodge is located off SH41 ON PUKAWA ROAD. Pukawa Bay is one of the most beautiful bays on Lake Taupo. It is completely private and has wonderful clear water. The beach of volcanic black sand means it is ideal for families and safe swimming. There are a couple of seating areas, an open space for sports and traffic is kept to a minimum. This is the perfect base for fishing the Tongariro River, white water rafting, walking the Tongariro Crossing, skiing Mt Ruapehu, relaxing in the natural hot pools of Tokaanu or simply exploring the southern end of Lake Taupo. The main village road takes you all the way to the boat ramp for easy access to the water. Essentially you need a car here, however there are lovely signposted walks through the native bush to neighbouring bays of Kuratau and Omori, where there is a village shop and cafe. The beach is great for swimming from, or taking out your boat, or kayak. in the area ·35 Minutes drive to the snow slopes of Whakapapa ·The hot pools of Tokaanu are 9 minutes away and the restaurants and supermarkets of Turangi are 12 minutes away ·The restaurant/bar/function centre “Oreti” is only a 3 minutes drive away ·The Kuratau vineyard and Omori store are also within 5 minutes drive for great pizza, wine or coffee ·Taupo town centre is 45 minutes drive Getting AroundThere are 6 covered car parks at the property. Guests will need a car at all times. Other Things to NoteImportant Note: NZD1000.00 bond is required payable directly to the owner via internet two weeks before arrival - refundable in full upon inspection of the house
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The SpaceWe have 3 bedrooms available: * 1 Queen bedroom *2 bedrooms with 2x single beds in each All bedrooms sleep 2 guests each all located on the bottom level. Shared bathroom ***This listing is for the Queen bedroom.*** We have bikes , fishing rods , tennis rackets and a kayak and a BBQ that you are welcome to use to make your stay more enjoyable ! There is a fishing licence office available in the village just a 2 minute walk from the house. There are no shops available in the village so you'll have to buy your groceries from Turangi (20 minute drive) or before you arrive. Nico is a French/German chef and will be available to cook extra meals/packed picnic lunches for guests on request! My daughter Tara and her partner Nico will be running the bed and breakfast in my absence and will be living on site. They are a friendly couple and are happy to interact with guests or if you prefer some privacy they are happy with that too ! You set the bar. Transport to and from Turangi/ Tongariro crossing /Taupo can be arranged on request. Guests will be served a continental breakfast in the morning, with coffee or tea. Whareroa has a small village feel to it. You can be as busy as you like whilst here because it is an area steeped in outdoor activities. Alternatively you may just want to chill out and relax- it's all up to you to decide! Guest AccessGuests will be served a continental breakfast in the morning, with coffee or tea. The NeighborhoodWhareroa has a small village feel to it. You can be as busy as you like whilst here because it is an area steeped in outdoor activities. Alternatively you may just want to chill out and relax- it's all up to you to decide!
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Excellent
1 review
3br house
    Treetops is a modern 3 bedroom 3 bathroom Omori Holiday Home. Private, sunny and a little unique; if you are looking for something a bit special then Treetops is the place for you! Nestled on its own private acre, this Omori Modern Holiday Home enjoys stunning views over the entire length of Lake Taupo, and the village and vineyards below. To make the most of these beautiful views the entire frontage has sliding glass so that none of this outdoor panorama is missed. The glassed frontage ensures that the sun is captured all day, making this holiday home warm and bright through all seasons. This outstanding Omori accommodation offers a light and spacious living area that spills out onto the fantastic sun drenched deck. With every modern convenience and plenty of luxury, Treetops has all you need to holiday in comfort and style. The two upper level bedrooms of this Omori accommodation are situated at either end of the living area, separated by a sliding door. Each room is furnished with a king size bed, and each have their own designer bathrooms. The third bedroom on the detached lower level has a queen sized bed and an ensuite. There is a plethora of activities to enjoy while holidaying in Omori; vineyards to visit, thermal baths to relax in, if you are feeling energetic take a stroll along the network of lakeside walkways, take out the kayaks, dine at the renowned Oreti Restaurant, or venture a little further to the Tongariro National Park and hike around the picturesque mountains. For a magical and memorable holiday, Treetops awaits your arrival! "This home was fabulous. The view was spectacular and we enjoyed a few nights eating out on the deck to enjoy the view. It was extremely clean and a very unique setup inside the home. We loved how all the windows opened onto the deck and we could wake up to the beautiful view. We would highly recommend this spot to anyone." Tilbury - May 2014 View our standard terms & conditions Special Conditions Please note that the 3rd bedroom is separate from the main dwelling, with external access only. Additional Payments This property is subject to Additional Payments. Additional payments may apply depending on the number of guests. Off Peak rates are valid for 4 guests only. $25 per person, per night applies for additional guests up to a maximum of 6 guests in total. Does not apply to children under 2 years old. Additional amenities include: heat pump, boat parking (over 7m), cd / stereo, coffee plunger, bbq table, clothesline, disabled access, parking (off-street), stove / cookware, grassed area, outdoor table / chairs, driveway (private), deck chairs, freeview, ironing board.
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    3br house
    This property was deactivated by the owner. We have found several other available options for your stay.
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    3br house
    This property was deactivated by the owner. We have found several other available options for your stay.
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    3br Home/Apartment
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    The SpaceQuiet and secluded. You can relax on the large sunny deck and listen to the native birds the bush, or read a book or your favourite magazine. The home has three bedrooms - Two bedrooms with Queen beds, and the third bedroom has King Single and a Single Bed. We also have a Porta Cot. The NeighborhoodFamily friendly neighbourhood with lots of walking tracks for you to enjoy. Easy walk to the lake, with a large Reserve to walk around. Tennis courts and children's play area. Over summer and school holidays enjoy "Floating Rock Cafe". They have excellent wood fire pizza's and you can enjoy a glass of wine over looking the vineyard. Other Things to NoteWe provide linen parcels at the end of each bed
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    1br Bed & Breakfast
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    • Pets Allowed
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    The SpaceWe have 2 bedrooms, one double for 2 guests, and one triple for either 2 or 3 guests depending on your need. Guest AccessEach bedroom contains wifi, tv, heating, etc as well as a double bed in the first bedroom and a queen bed with an additional single bed within it. Interaction with GuestsWe provide a lovely breakfast overlooking the lake, available either indoors if the weather is a bit cold, or outdoors on the deck if the weather is being kind. The NeighborhoodWe live in a rural environment, and have chickens for daily fresh eggs, and 3 tame sheep for guests to feed if they so desire. We are approx. 10 minute drive from the nearest town which is Turangi...atop a hill with beautiful views across Lake Taupo. Getting AroundThe nearest transportation is in Turangi - we are happy to pick up and return to the bus depot. Just ask us! Other Things to NoteWe have non smoking policy within the house though you are welcome to have a smoke on the verandah
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    Excellent
    4 reviews
    3br Home/Apartment
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    This property was deactivated by the owner. We have found several other available options for your stay.
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    3br Home/Apartment
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    The SpaceThis is a very much treasured family holiday home that has just had a dishwasher installed new hot water tank new carpet and new linen towels and curtains. There is area on the section for kids to play outside. Lovely safe neighbourhood with flat footpaths ideal for a scooter. Guest AccessAll areas of the house will be available apart from the third garage which houses personal belongings. Interaction with GuestsI am available to assist via ph(PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN).
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    3br house
      Modern home located in a quiet road, this property is absolute lake front located on the south western side of lake Taupo, with large bi-fold doors opening onto sheltered decking overlooking the lake. Modern kitchen with lake views, this home is less than an hour from ski fields, Tongariro Alpine Crossing, Tokaanau thermal pools, Tongariro Trout Centre. The town of Taupo is 80kms away approx a 1 hour drive around the scenic lake on good roads.
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      3br Home/Apartment
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      The SpaceLocated in HUGE 1.5 acre section - loads of room for parking and the lake is just minutes away! There's a fenced pond surrounded with olive trees and sneaky lake views from the decks. Extensive decking geared to the early morning and evening sun where you can enjoy the view and barbecue the steaks while enjoying the sunset Other Things to Note8 minutes to Tokaanu natural hot pools, and just 12 min to everything you need in Turangi (supermarket, petrol, takeaways, liquor etc) and if you want to go to Taupo its just 45 minutes away. You can use this place to relax and unwind, or if you like adventure; skiing/snowboarding just 35 minutes to Whakapapa, 45 to National Park and just over an hour to Ohakune and Turoa Ski Field. There is trout fishing, white water rafting, indoor rock-climbing an indoor swimming pool complex new to Turangi, mini-putt, tons of walking/hiking tracks around, mountain biking, Turangi's lovely public golf course, and of course the lake! Pukawa is stunning and you can't help but enjoy yourself.
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      1br Home/Apartment
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      The SpaceBraxmere is located in a secluded spot right on the edge of Lake Taupo. Perfect to relax, unwind and feel like you are miles away - but still having an onsite restaurant for your meals and only 8 minutes from Turangi, 35 minutes from Taupo, Mt Ruapehu and located at the entrance to the Tongariro National Park. Guest AccessEnjoy the 2 acres of lawn and space along the lake. Interaction with GuestsOn site management available at all times. Getting AroundArrive by car, boat , float plane or helicopter - we can accommodate many ways for you to arrive. Other Things to NoteYou must check in by 9pm, unless prior arrangement with management.
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      3br house
        This property was deactivated by the owner. We have found several other available options for your stay.
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        2br house
        This property was deactivated by the owner. We have found several other available options for your stay.
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        2br house
        • Pets Allowed
        This property was deactivated by the owner. We have found several other available options for your stay.
        house
        2br house
        • Pets Allowed
        This property was deactivated by the owner. We have found several other available options for your stay.
        Boat
        1br Boat
        • Wifi
        • Breakfast
        • Parking
        The SpaceExclusive use of new, purpose built accommodation comprising a kingsize bed; separate bathroom with shower, vanity unit and loo; 3 seater comfortable, cushioned sofa, high quality furniture and fittings. Exclusive use of own outside area. Guest Access Coffee & tea making facilities provided. Breakfast included in tariff Free, fast WiFi. Use of Kayaks (1 double, 2 single) with Paddles and Lifejackets. Beach Towels. Deck Chairs for the Beach Laundry facilities available. Please check with Barb first. Enjoy your shower with great water pressure! Interaction with Guests Very happy to share our knowledge and information of the local area. We will respect your privacy, but delighted to interact with guests should they wish. We happily offer Dinner by arrangement. The Neighbourhood Tongariro Adventures is situated by the lake in the original Kuratau settlement on the peaceful, south western shores of Lake Taupo amid established trees and the sound of birdsong. Mid point between Wellington and Auckland, a pretty special part of the island to break your journey..... and so close to the Tongariro Alpine Crossing. As well as conquering The Crossing, guests often choose to White Water Raft or Fish the mighty Tongariro River; play Golf; Kayak; Ski at Mount Ruapehu - Whakapapa (40 minutes by car) or Turoa; enjoy the many Bush Walks & Cycle Trails (which cater for all levels fitness and skills)... and much more! When organising guest adventures, Tongariro Adventures employ experienced, audited guides. Tokaanu Thermal Pools, a 10 minute drive, offer hot mineral springs long recognised by Ngati Tuwharetoa as having the "wai ora" (healing waters). Particularly enjoyed by our guests on their way home from The Crossing or Rafting! Guest AccessFree, fast WiFi Breakfast included in tariff Coffee & tea making facilities provided Refrigerator Microwave Access to BBQ Use of Kayaks (1 double, 2 single) with Paddles and Lifejackets Beach Towels Deck Chairs for the Beach Laundry facilities available. Please check with Barb first Enjoy your shower with great water pressure! Interaction with GuestsVery happy to share our knowledge and information of the local area. We will respect your privacy, but delighted to interact with guests should they wish. The NeighborhoodTongariro Adventures is situated by the lake in the original Kuratau settlement on the peaceful, south western shores of Lake Taupo amid established trees and the sound of birdsong. Mid point between Wellington and Auckland, a pretty special part of the island to break your journey..... and so close to the Tongariro Alpine Crossing. As well as conquering The Crossing, guests often choose to White Water Raft or Fish the mighty Tongariro River; play Golf; Kayak; Ski at Mount Ruapehu - Whakapapa (40 minutes by car) or Turoa; enjoy the many Bush Walks & Cycle Trails (which cater for all levels fitness and skills)... and much more! When organising guest adventures, Tongariro Adventures employ experienced, audited guides. Tokaanu Thermal Pools, a 10 minute drive, offer hot mineral springs long recognised by Ngati Tuwharetoa as having the "wai ora" (healing waters). Particularly enjoyed by our guests on their way home from The Crossing or Rafting! Getting AroundWe offer transport in our comfortable shuttle (7 passengers) to and from your adventure activities or locations, bus terminals etc at a pre agreed fee. The Tongariro Crossing fee is $50NZ per person door to door return, at times to suit you, a well earned cold beer or soft drink on pick up and we will wait while you have a therapeutic bathe in our local thermal pools on the way home! ...Or we shuttle you one way and drop your car at the end of the hike (Ketetahi) then take you to the start of The Crossing (Mangetepopo) $32NZpp. There is a bus service to Turangi from most North Island main centres. Turangi is 15 mins from Kuratau. Other Things to NoteWe offer a Shuttle service to The Tongariro Crossing or surrounds, one way with car drop off or door to door (see below "Getting around"). We happily offer Dinner by arrangement. There are 2 restaurants within 10 minutes drive. Alternatively, it's only 15 minutes to Turangi restaurants.