The Point Villas are located on Whakamoenga Point, set within 58 acres of native bushland and exotic plantings on the edge of spectacular Lake Taupo in the centre of New Zealand’s North Island. From your private terrace and deck enjoy these native forests and the changing hues and reflections of Lake Taupo’s Mine Bay. Dramatic mountain views of Ruapehu, Tongariro, Ngauruhoe and Pihanga can be seen across the lake from the Estate.
Part of the exclusive “The Point” estate, with its full security access, The Point Villas and are only 10 minutes’ drive from the thriving township of Taupo. Enjoy both complete privacy and the convenience of being close to a myriad of public amenities and services.
The Point Villas are a 3 hour drive south from Auckland or 4.5 hours north from Wellington. Alternatively, Air New Zealand have several daily flights from either Auckland or Wellington to Taupo. Rental cars and private charter flights can also be arranged.
DIRECTIONS FROM THE NORTH
Instead of heading into TAUPO Township, turn RIGHT at the top of the hill Leading into TAUPO. ( INTO POIHIPI ROAD)
TURN immediately left into ACACIA BAY ROAD and head towards ACACIA BAY.
Follow the long stretch of road that leads towards ACACIA BAY, proceed past a 50 kph sign at the end of the stretch.
Continue straight ahead along WAKEMAN ROAD, do not turn left towards ACACIA BAY but continue all the way for another 5 minutes until you reach the POINT SECURITY GATES right at the end of the road. ( there is a sign 100 Meters from our security gate “road ends in 100 meters Turn around ” …
Keep driving as you are 100 meters from SECURITY GATE ENTRANCE TO THE POINT .
Put in the gate code xxxx # and the gates will swing open.
Take the lower road to the left, turning right at the T junction. THE POINT VILLAS are at number 24 on the left across the road from the tennis courts.
There is parking for up to 4 cars on the property.
DIRECTIONS FROM THE SOUTH
Drive through TAUPO TOWNSHIP — veer left at the round about and drive across a bridge before taking the first turn on the LEFT which follow up the hill to join with ACACIA BAY ROAD.
Continue following the directions above heading towards ACACIA BAY.
APPROXIMATE DRIVING TIME 10 MINUTES FROM TAUPO TOWNSHIP.
NOTE: The gate number changes monthly and we will update you when required.
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.