Anchorage Resort Motel is a beautiful complex located right on the shores of New Zealand's largest body of water, Lake Taupo. After extensive renovations we reopened in September 2015 with newly decorated rooms - with all new furniture, beds, carpet and a fresh coat of paint - the garden re-landscaped and a new deck round the pool area.

With a range of modern and well-equipped studios and 1, 2 & 3 bedroom apartments we are the ideal Taupo accommodation option for families, couples, corporates and groups. Anchorage Resort is a great base to stay and explore all the Taupo region has to offer, and has hosts that ensure they go the extra mile to guarantee you the get most out of your stay.

Our two and three bedroom apartments with well equipped kitchens are perfect for family holidays or groups.

Ideal for couples and corporate travellers - our large and luxurious studios and one bedroom units with king beds.

We offer all of the top guest facilities and services you expect from superior motel accommodation in Taupo including:

  • Free unlimited wifi - read about things to do in Taupo while lounging by the pool or while enjoying spectacular lake views from your private balcony.
  • Treat your self and enjoy breakfast in bed. Continental or cooked breakfast made to order and delivered to your room. 
  • All our units have well equipped kitchenettes or full kitchens, and if the weather is nice use our free guest BBQ

In our pool area you can enjoy a swim in our heated fresh water pool, the kids can safely splash around in our childrens' pool, or relax and unwind in our large spa pool .

Soak up some sun or read a book on one of our sun loungers. Enjoy dinner outside on our large patio area or cook outside in our BBQ area. The BBQ is free for guests to use and utensils are available at reception. Pool towels are available free to use from reception.  We have both one and two bedroom units located close to the pool area for those who want to make the most of our pools.