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3 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
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3 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
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The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection

3.5 out of 5

4.7/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Breakfast Available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationThree Mile Bay8 min walk
    Popular LocationWaipahihi Botanical Gardens20 min walk
    Popular LocationTaupo Hot Springs4 min drive
    AirportTaupo (TUO)5 min drive

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  • Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Poolside

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
    More detailsApartment, 1 Bedroom, Poolside
  • Apartment, 3 Bedrooms, Lake View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 60 sq m
    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 6
    • 2 Queen Beds and 2 Single Beds
    More detailsApartment, 3 Bedrooms, Lake View
  • Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Lake View

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 49 sq m
    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 5
    • 2 Queen Beds and 1 Single Bed
    More detailsApartment, 2 Bedrooms, Lake View
  • Deluxe Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Lake View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 5
    • 1 Queen Bed, 1 King Bed and 1 Single Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Lake View
  • Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Lake View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
    More detailsApartment, 1 Bedroom, Lake View
  • Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Poolside

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 49 sq m
    • Sleeps 6
    • 1 Queen Bed, 2 Single Beds and 1 Double Sofa Bed
    More detailsApartment, 2 Bedrooms, Poolside
  • Deluxe Two Bedroom with Lake View

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 49 sq m
    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 6
    • 1 Queen Bed and 2 Single Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Two Bedroom with Lake View
  • Studio, Jetted Tub, Lake View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
    More detailsStudio, Jetted Tub, Lake View

About this area

Taupo

Located in Taupo, The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection is near the airport and on a lake. Taupo Hot Springs is a popular attraction and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Lake Taupo and Huka Falls. 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 rock climbing.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Three Mile Bay - 8 min walk
  • Waipahihi Botanical Gardens - 20 min walk
  • Taupo Hot Springs - 4 min drive
  • Four Mile Bay - 4 min drive
  • Taupo i-SITE Visitor Information Centre - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportTaupo (TUO) - 5 min drive

Restaurants

  • Bistro Lago - 3 min drive
  • The Brantry Restaurant - 4 min drive
  • Zest Cafe - 4 min drive
  • Rose on Roberts - 5 min drive
  • Spoon & Paddle - 5 min drive

About this property

The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection

Family ski motel with 2 spa tubs
A perfect getaway for skiers, The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection offers conveniences such as laundry facilities, a garden and free self parking. 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.

3 the outdoor swimming pools and 2 hot tubs are on site. In addition to a kids' pool, other recreational amenities include a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Free off-site 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 rentals
  • 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 any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • No lift (single-level property)
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Beach towels
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

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

More

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

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 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
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

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

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
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit

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

The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection Motel
Anchorage Resort Motel Taupo
Anchorage Taupo
Anchorage Resort Taupo
The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection Taupo
The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection Motel Taupo

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.
How much does it cost to stay at The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection?
As of 18 Jan 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection on 9 Feb 2021 start from NZ$225, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection have a pool?
Yes, this property has 3 outdoor pools and a children's pool.
Is The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection?
Self-parking is free at this property; nearby parking is also free.
What time is check-in at The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection?
Check-in is from 2 PM - 9 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is The Anchorage Resort - Heritage Collection located?
Located near the slopes, this Taupo motel is situated on a lake, within 1 mile (2 km) of Three Mile Bay and Lake Taupo, and is convenient for winter sports, such as skiing lessons. Taupo Hot Springs is 1.5 mi (2.4 km) away.
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Exceptional
Rating 5 - Excellent. 336 out of 442 reviews
5 - Excellent 76%
Rating 4 - Good. 96 out of 442 reviews
4 - Good 22%
Rating 3 - Okay. 6 out of 442 reviews
3 - Okay 1%
Rating 2 - Poor. 4 out of 442 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 442 reviews
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4.8/5

Cleanliness

4.8/5

Staff & service

4.8/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
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Very beautiful location. Excellent staff service. Rooms were amazing! Definitely will stay again!!! Love the pool and spa.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021

5/5 Excellent

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Everything about our stay at the anchorage was amazing we couldn’t fault it
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
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Staff were very helpful and friendly, rooms cleaned to a high standard.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Nice location. Very clean. Great service.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family and small children, Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
Place was convenient for us during our stay in Taupo
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2020

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