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Overview of The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection

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Guest reviews

4.7/5 Exceptional
411 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Air Conditioning

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Explore the area

Popular LocationThree Mile Bay7 min walk
Popular LocationWaipahihi Botanical Gardens20 min walk
AirportTaupo (TUO)5 min drive
Popular LocationTaupo Hot Springs6 min drive

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  • Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Poolside

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Lake View

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 49 sq m
    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 5
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  • Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Lake View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Poolside

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 49 sq m
    • Sleeps 6
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  • Studio, Jetted Tub, Lake View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Apartment, 3 Bedrooms, Lake View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 60 sq m
    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 6
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  • Deluxe Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Lake View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 5
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  • Deluxe Two Bedroom with Lake View

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 49 sq m
    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 6
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About this area

Taupo

Located in Taupo, The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection is near the airport and on a lake. While the natural beauty of Lake Taupo and Huka Falls can be enjoyed by anyone, those looking for an activity can explore Taupo Hot Springs. Travelling with kids? Consider Waipahihi Botanical Gardens and Taupo Bungy. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking and waterskiing nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails and mountain biking.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Three Mile Bay - 7 min walk
  • Waipahihi Botanical Gardens - 20 min walk
  • Four Mile Bay - 4 min drive
  • Taupo Hot Springs - 6 min drive
  • Wairakei Geothermal Power Station - 10 min drive

Getting around

  • Taupo (TUO) - 5 min drive

About this property

The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection

3.5-star, family-friendly motel, walk to Lake Taupo
Along with 3 outdoor pools, this smoke-free motel has a sauna and a meeting room. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a children's pool, concierge services and dry cleaning. All 21 rooms provide conveniences such as microwaves and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and furnished balconies or patios. Guests will also find TVs, free newspapers and free local calls.
The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection offers 21 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and free newspapers. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. Guests can make use of the in-room microwaves and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.
This Taupo motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include telephones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

Free self parking
Free nearby parking
Local area shuttle (surcharge)
Shopping centre shuttle (surcharge)
Ski shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

Continental breakfast available for a fee daily: NZD 5.50-23.00 per person

Things to do

3 outdoor pools
2 hot tubs
Bike hire
Children's pool
Sauna

Family friendly

3 outdoor pools
Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
Children's pool
Dry-cleaning service
Free cots/infant beds
In-room childcare (surcharge)
Laundry facilities
Microwave

Conveniences

Free newspapers in reception
Front-desk safe
No lifts

Guest services

Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Dry-cleaning service
Front desk (limited hours)
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

English

Business services

1 meeting room

Outdoors

BBQ grill(s)
Beach umbrellas
Garden
Picnic area
Pool sunloungers
Pool umbrellas
Terrace

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
No lift (single-level property)
Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

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Beach towels
Smoke-free property
TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

Air conditioning
Free cots/infant beds

Bathroom

Free toiletries
Hairdryer

Entertainment

TV

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Cookware/dishes/utensils
Microwave

Outdoor space

Furnished balcony or patio

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Free local calls
Free newspapers
Iron/ironing board (on request)
Phone
Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM and 9 PM
Minimum check-in age - 17

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types

American Express
Diners Club
JCB International
Mastercard
Visa

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 5.50 and NZD 23.00 per person (approximately)

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 may be 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.

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

Anchorage Resort Taupo
Anchorage Taupo
Anchorage Heritage Collection

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection have a pool?
Yes, this property has 3 outdoor pools and a children's pool.
Is this property pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at this property?
Self-parking is free at this property; nearby parking is also free.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in is from 2 PM to 9 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at this property?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is this motel located?
This family-friendly Taupo motel is located near the airport, within 1 mi (2 km) of Three Mile Bay and Lake Taupo. Taupo Hot Springs is 1.5 mi (2.4 km) away.

Guest reviews

4.7
Exceptional
5 - Excellent
312
4 - Good
89
3 - Okay
6
2 - Mediocre
4
1 - Poor
0
4.8
Cleanliness
4.8
Service and Staff
4.8
Amenities
4.6
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Friendly staff, great location, loved the bike hire.

Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Great size room so nice and clean Loved the fresh milk also Perfect views of the lake

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Good space inside. Lovely pools. Clean and lovely people running it

Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 4 nights in Feb 2020