Centennial House Taupo
Luxury Boutique Lodge
Corporate Events - Wedding Venue
Family Retreats & Vacations
Become a member & book directly from this website to receive a 5% discount
on your accommodation costs and as a special gift you will also receive
some complimentary breakfast foods, wine, chocolates and
as a special Taupo welcome a smoked trout on arrival.
Centennial House set on 5 acres of lush park like grounds, stroll around and discover hidden treasures among the beautiful mature trees, stunning private gardens and water features.
This 5 star luxury boutique lodge can cater for every occasion be it a Corporate Event , an Amazing Wedding, Family Retreat, Vacation or Romantic Weekend Getaway.
The lodge offers 6 spacious Deluxe Suites, 1 Twin Deluxe Suite and 1 Deluxe Queen Bedroom which combined can sleep a total of 20 guests, each suite has its own unique interior styling most with en-suite and private lounge areas. (18 guests sleep in luxury beds 2 children on fold away flexi slat beds.) Children Welcome!
The light and airy kitchen with connected lounges and outdoor conservatory offer a retreat for guests to relax and socialise.
Nestled amongst the trees in is a self contained unique historic villa The Pavilion Suite formally the Taupo Cricket Pavilion.
Conveniently located opposite the Taupo Horse Racing Course and Bruce McLaren Motorsports Park, ample free parking available for trailers or boats and just down the road from the Taupo Golf Club and famed trout fishing waters of the Waitahanui River.
Come stay a while
Our rooms are designed to the highest standard, complete with the comfort of luxurious bedding, towels and toiletries. Relax in your stunning suite and enjoy the amazing garden views
and listen to the native birdsong while enjoying a complimentary drink or two.
The Hideaway SuiteRelax in comfort in this retro styled beautifully appointed room with its high vaulted ceilings, sumptuous lounge area, Italian leather couch, amazing four poster bed, Air-conditioning, TV, Free WiFi and adjoining ensuite.
The Bloom SuiteRelax in comfort in this beautifully appointed room, with plush lounge leading to your own private outdoor patio area, amazing bedroom with a comfy king size bed, ensuite & walk in wardrobe, Air-conditioning, TV, Free WiFi,
The Tree Tops SuiteThe Tree Tops Suite is one of our largest suites, situated on the first floor, relax in comfort in this beautifully appointed room with a sumptuous lounge area which leads to your own private outdoor deck area with a beautiful outlook over the patio area and stunning gardens, Free Wifi, this room shares the downstairs main bathroom and has air-conditioning.
The Aviary SuiteRelax in comfort in this beautifully appointed room, with your own sumptuous lounge leading to an amazing bedroom with en-suite & walk in wardrobe. This suite has air-conditioning, Free Wifi, TV and a private outdoor patio area where your surrounded by nature.
The Secret GardenThe Secret Garden is our largest suite with the option of being a double super king rooms or a super king & twin rooms if you have children, relax in comfort in these beautifully appointed rooms with a sumptuous lounge area which leads to your own private outdoor deck area with a beautiful outlook over the patio area and stunning gardens, amazing bedrooms with en-suite & walk in wardrobe, Free Wifi,TV and air-conditioning.
The Secret Garden Bedroom 2The Secret Garden is our largest suite with the option of being a double super king rooms or a super king & twin rooms if you have children, relax in comfort in these beautifully appointed rooms with a sumptuous lounge area which leads to your own private outdoor deck area with a beautiful outlook over the patio area and stunning gardens, amazing bedrooms with en-suite & walk in wardrobe, Free Wifi,TV and air-conditioning.
The Pavilion SuiteThe Pavilion is our Bridal Suite it is an historic building being Taupo's very own cricket pavilion which was relocated here in 2010 and totally restored. It has an en-suite now and walk in wardrobe and fitted out to create a romantic setting where the bride and groom can getaway from it all and enjoy a blissful night after there amazing wedding day. Free wifi and air-conditioning.
The Loft SuiteThe Loft Suite is a lovely room with walk in wardrobe and amazing views of the garden and in the distance the majestic Mt. Tauhara, this room shares the downstairs main bathroom.
The Nook SuiteRelax in comfort in this beautifully appointed room with vaulted ceiling and rustic beams relax in bed and stare at the stars through the remote controlled skylight, read a book on the chaise lounge or sit outside on your own outdoor deck area with beautiful garden views, amazing bedroom with en suite, air-conditioning, TV and Free WiFi
Centennial House makes for an ideal wedding venue with its boutique lodge accommodation for the bridal party and family, to its many garden features which lend themselves well to stage such a very special occasion
Professional Wedding Photography
Capture that special occasion forever
by one of Taupo's leading and renowned Professional Photographers
Centennial House is great as a corporate events venue we have a large lounge and adjoining conservatory which can seat 40+ people
We are located just over the road from the Bruce McLaren Motor Sports Park if your colleagues fancy a team building Race!
Your host John Elliot is one of New Zealands finest Bespoke Jewellers, who would love to design and create a beautiful piece of jewellery just for you!
Guided trout fishing tours can be arranged to suit your needs be it an introduction to fly fishing with tuition or if you are an accomplished fly fisherman a guided rafting trip on the Tongariro River to some of the remote unfished pools or a guided tour of some of best trout fishing rivers in the world
like the Waitahanui River, The Hinemaiaia River, Tauranga Taupo River or the Tongariro River.
Blissful views, enchanted gardens, and good people
THINGS TO SEE & DO
Walking and Cycling Tracks
including the Tongariro Crossing
Skiing at Whakapapa & Turoa
Fly Fishing-Guided Tours
AC Baths Thermal Hot Pools
Taupo has many Iconic and cultral events throughout the year including
world events such as the The Taupo Ironman and the ever popular Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge and if that's not your cup of tea then there's always some good food and music down town from local Kiwi bands to international music events like the
Food & Wine
New Zealand is world renowned for its vast range of quality wines, Tours to local wineries and craft breweries can be arranged on request.
Centennial House is 5 mins from Taupo's city centre with its wide range of Restaurants, Bars and Cafes.
The Moari Carvings
Whirinaki Rainforest - Guided Tours
Orakei Koruko Cave and Geothermal Attraction
Taupo Market held every Sunday throughout the year on the lake front.
Spa Park natural hot spring and cafe.
The Bee Hive viewing, honey products.
Lava Glass glass blowing and cafe.
Lake Hole In One and Mini Put
Race Car Hot Laps
White Water Rafting
Taupo is great fun!
On behalf of my family and I, i would like to thank you so much for providing us with such a beautiful home to stay at during our easter holiday break. We much appreciate the food and trout you provided, it was very nice.From sending photos to our extended friends and family of your home, we have received lots of positive messages and many people are interested in staying at your home if they come to taupo.Thanks so much again and we hope you have had a fantastic easter break