YHA Taupo is centrally located with just a 5 minute walk to the Taupo town centre and the lakefront. Lake Taupo is New Zealand’s largest lake, situated in the adventurous Central North Island region, half way between Auckland and Wellington. Rafting, skydiving and the world famous Tongariro Crossing are just some reasons to come and stay at the YHA Taupo backpacker hostel.
The YHA Taupo hostel consists of double, twin and multi-share backpacker accommodation in the main building and a fully self-contained lodge which is perfect for group accommodation. Some of the private rooms have ensuite bathrooms. The grounds around YHA Taupo have tent site accommodation, a BBQ picnic area, an actual clothesline as well as hammocks in the garden.
Relax in the hot tub or sit out on the large deck with mountain and lake views. Get to know other backpackers over a game of volleyball, table tennis, or pool. YHA Taupo also has a classic video library in its cosy lounge and WiFi internet access for those days when you just want to take it easy. This secure YHA Taupo hostel offers a warm and friendly backpacker accommodation.
"YHA Taupo is an excellent and welcoming modern associate YHA hostel, close to town and with good lake and mountain views from the kitchen and BBQ balcony. As well as a spa pool and an outdoor cinema runs in the summer." -The Rough Guide to New Zealand
YHA offers a range of accommodation to suit groups of all types. Find out how YHA can help your group with their accommodation, transport and activity needs.
Each hostel offers a range of accommodation options for your group. Please email our Customer Services team or phone freephone (within NZ) 0800 278 299.