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.
Arrange your special COOK SCHOOL WEEKEND at The Point Villas for groups of up to eight guests. For details please enquire.
Pre-order your choice of groceries which are delivered to the villa prior to arrival. This option is for those who wish to self cater but not have to bring in supplies. This may simply be for breakfast provisions or for all meals. The groceries will be charged at cost plus a NZ$50 handling and delivery fee.
A meal is delivered, ready for final preparation by the guest. All the ingredients have been purchased and prepared. Detailed cooking instructions will be included for the chosen menu.
Choose a fully catered service for all meals. Staff arrive in time to set your table, organise the kitchen, serve your meal and then clean up. Menus can be provided prior to your arrival so you can enjoy the meals of your choice.
Contact www.yumfoodcompany.co.nz or phone +64 7 3780540 or +64 27 6313361 to discuss requirements.
Yum Food Co will prepare a 2 course meal (Main course & dessert) and deliver it to the Point Villas for the client to heat and serve themselves. Cheese boards are also available with this service. Drop off menu options for this service are supplied by Yum for the client to select from. Please find the attached menu for options and pricing for this service.
Award Winning Chef Prue Campbell and/or one of Yum Food Co’s fabulous chefs will come to the clients villa and prepare, cook and serve the meal for the client. This is normally a 2-3 course menu which is arranged directly between Yum Food Co and the client. Please find the attached sample menu of a typical dinner and standard pricing normally prepared/served for chef services.
Yum Food Co prides itself our ability to tailor a menu to the clients dining preferences / dietary requirements. Please Note, if clients wish to have additional courses or uncommon dishes such as rear game meats etc, meal prices will vary from the standard pricing listed on the sample menu attached.
Please note that the chef services menu is a sample menu, and a specific menu is arranged with the client to suit their preferences, however if the client likes the sample menu we are more than happy to prepare this menu.
Yum Food Company will tailor a more simplistic overall family friendly menu if the dishes on the attached menus are not preferred by the clients children.
Available by request an all inclusive luxury Lodge experience with full catering & servicing.
The Point Villas is the ideal venue for a wedding, family reunion, special birthday, business meeting or small conference. Please feel free to contact us to discuss your requirements and for a tailor made quote.
The Point has practical and luxury facilities you could find anywhere in the world but it has one very big extra – it is in a clean, unspoiled and natural environment.
For guests, the challenge is deciding which of the two Villas to stay in. Villa One (Tatamoana), the lower dwelling, has the expansive lake vistas & wraparound deck, while Villa Two (Ngahere) seems more spacious and on two levels
Located in the centre of the North Island, The Point Villas in Lake Taupo is the perfect base from which to discover the delights of New Zealand: the beauty of New Zealand’s largest lake at your doorstep.