- Beautifully appointed villas with lake and mountain views
- Luxurious outdoor barbecue area, lap pool
- State-of-the-art audio-visual/entertainment system
- World class chef, laundry,valet service
- Maori Rock Carvings on cliff face
- Spectacular Lake Taupo for water sports, trout fly fishing
- Tongariro National Park alpine crossing
- Rotorua Maori culture and volcanic parks
- Hawkes Bay wineries
- Guided walking tours
- Beauty Therapy Day Spa on request
Wine & Cuisine
Offering flexible levels of service – self-cater, enjoy the services of a first class chef or indulge in an all-inclusive luxurious lodge experience. Enjoy pre-ordered provisions delivered to your villa, or choose a fully-catered service using the talents of our first-class chef. The choice is yours.
Depending on your needs, we work closely with the local Yum Food Company, owned by award-winning chef Prue Campbell. Yum Deli offers lunch and gourmet dinner options, Allpress coffee as well as speciality foods and a delicious continental gourmet breakfast basket that can be delivered to your villa. Yum Catering delivers divine food for all occasions, from small degustation dinners to weddings. Yum Cook School offers regular classes that cater for different levels and styles of food to suit all aspiring chefs.
Two elegant, secluded villas, sit high above Lake Taupo's Mine Bay. Sheltered from the south and with commanding views to the north and west they sit respectfully amid the lush native bush which surrounds. Expanses of glass open onto wide terraces with lake views. Each has its own private swimming pool, Villa one's a 12 metre mineral lap pool. Both villas have two spacious ensuited master rooms with the same layout . Superbly appointed travertine bathrooms with floor to ceiling glass allow one to enjoy the sensation of being in the native bush.The expansive seagrass and leather lounge suites beckon one to curl up while reading, listening to music, or just contemplating the view. Persian rugs and a collection of New Zealand watercolours lend an air of understated elegance.Floodlit double tennis courts with a pavilion, a petanque court and a croquet lawn are available for use. A short swim or kayak around the point will reveal spectacular carvings on the cliff face. As well as excellent trout fishing grounds and guiding, Taupo has two world renowned 18- hole golf courses -Wairakei International and Kinloch (New Zealands's only Jack Nicklaus Signature Course).Guests have the choice of self catering in the particularly well appointed and provisioned kitchens or may choose to avail themselves of the services of renowned chef, Prue Campbell. A full selection of spa treatments is available in the privacy of your villa. Plans are afoot to run intimate cooking schools at the villas, featuring some of the areas most sought after chefs utilising the superb kitchen equipment and glorious environment. For those who wish for peace and tranquillity in the most sumptuous of surroundings, The Point Villas are the perfect answer to every question.
Breakfast: Welcome gift basket, provisions provided
Notes: Each villa sleeps 4 people, both can be booked for $2,200 per night sleeping 8. Rollaway beds available for children.
SB = Sofa Bed S = Single T = Twin KS = King Single D = Double Q = Queen K = King SK = Super King
SK/T = Super King converts to 2 singles/Twin R = Rollaway
EN = Ensuite PR = Private GS = Guest Share FS = Famiy Share
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From Taupo turn right on Tongariro Road, left at Norman Smith Road then left at Acacia Bay Road, then turn left at Whakamoenga Point, drive approximately 450 metres to reach The Point Villas.