Taupo Explorer

Boutique accommodation on water. Stay on board moored, or charter the boat with a skipper, at Lake Taupo. 2 nt min stay. No children under 12.


Discover the mystery surrounding beautiful, Lake Taupo in comfort aboard the 12 metre houseboat, Explorer.

A stay on board Taupo Exploer is perfect for romantic getaways, short or long breaks, small private parties, family holidays, a base for fishing trips and more. A unique floating accommodation experience literally on the water. The boat sleeps up to 6 in 3 double beds. There is a comfortable lounge and dining area, open plan galley and bathroom with shower, vanity and toilet. Outside there is a gas BBQ with hood.

Upstairs Explorer has a covered helm and spacious deck with comfy chairs and a table. A great area to soak up the sun and enjoy the stunning views. Fishing, kayaking and swimming are all enjoyable from the Explorer. There are many other activities that can be arranged in the Taupo area.

There is a stereo, ipod 4 dock, portable ipod speaker, oil heaters and stylish decor for your comfort.

Prices start at NZ$180 per night for 1/2 people with a minimum stay of 2 nights plus NZ$50 per night for each additional person. NZ$80 for cleaning. No pets or children under 12.


Room Types

Family Rooms
Whole property for 5 or more

Nearest Airport/s

Taupo / Auckland

Content updated on 31st August 2021 by Louise Catterall, Content Editor at QuirkyAccom