Taupo is a town on the shore of Lake Taupo in the middle of New Zealand’s North
Island within the southern Waikato region. Taupo has a population of about 22,000.
Taupo is situated at the Waikato river outlet of Lake Taupo which is New Zealand’s
largest lake. The river flows over one of the most stunning waterfalls in New
Zealand, the Huka Falls, which can be viewed just a short distance north of
Taupo is also a centre of volcanic and geothermal activity. There are Hot springs
suitable for bathing located at several places in the Taupo area, while the
volcanic mountain Tauhara lies 6 kilometres (4 mi) to the east.
Taupo is pronounced toe-paw in Maori, the language of New Zealand’s original
pacific inhabitants.The name Taupo comes from Maori Taupo-nui-a-Tia, which literally
translated, means “The great cloak of Tia” as Tia in legend, was the
name of the lake’s discoverer.
Taupo is a tourist centre, particularly in the summer, as it offers panoramic
views over the lake and to the volcanic mountains of Tongariro National Park
to the south.
Since the mid-1990s Taupo has become increasingly popular as a venue for major
sporting events, increasingly of an international nature. The town’s compact
size, clean environment, central location and supportive council and community
have been cited as the reasons for this. Major events in Taupo include A1 Grand
Prix,World Water Ski Racing Championships, Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge, Great
Lake Relay, Levene Half Marathon and the Maxxis FIM International Six Day Enduro.
Taupo is Home of NZ Motorsport, and adventure activities include gliding, sky
diving tandem, rafting, bungy jumping, kayaking, abseiling, mountain biking,
sailing, jet boating, 4-wheel driving (off-road), snow boarding or skiing, rope
assault course, rock climbing, parasailing, water skiing, horseback riding,
just to name but a few! Airbourne tours include fixed wing plane, float plane,
helicopter or balloon over the Lake Taupo region and surrounding volcanoes,
including the Tongariro National Park. While walking tracks, golf, hot springs,
spas and attractions such as prawn park and the geothermal areas provide plenty
to see and do on foot.
If you enjoy tramping, kayaking, golfing, shopping, eating, sleeping, reading,
fishing, hunting or sightseeing then Taupo is a place you must visit. Make Taupo
your accommodation base and stay a while - Taupo is not a pass through town
and you’re sure to fall in love with Lake Taupo and Taupo’s Central Plateau
110 Lake Tce. Apartment is an outstanding lakefront apartment, with panoramic
views of Lake Taupo and the volcanic plateau beyond. Whether you’re looking
for holiday homeliness or luxury apartment accommodation during your stay in Taupo, take a look at the110
Lake Terrace Luxury Taupo Apartment.
You’re assured the welcome of your own private space during your Taupo, New Zealand
holiday stay. This is a modern, luxurious apartment comprising a super-king
suite, walk-in wardrobe, full en suite; separate queen and twin bedrooms; a
second bathroom; gourmet kitchen and alfresco dining. Every convenience is provided
including connections for high speed internet, fax and phone, the décor
features contemporary New Zealand art and other features include front and back
sun decks, central and under floor heating, a laundry, 3 car parks and shared
swimming pool and gym facilities. Guests hort or long-term guests are always
The apartment décor also features contemporary New Zealand art and all
important high speed internet, fax and phone for those in business or otherwise
who need to stay connected. 110 Lake Terrace is a haven for all seasons, other
features include front and back sun decks, central and under floor heating,
a laundry, 3 car parks and shared swimming pool and gym facilities. This luxury
apartments’ array of design features create a modern ‘global’ combination of
comfort, style and apartment accommodation luxury. With timeless elegance, the
interior style demonstrates an exceptional panache and flair, you’ll feel at
home in the lap of luxury at the 110 Lake Terrace apartment..
Cambridge is a town in the Waikato region of the North Island of New Zealand.
Situated 24 kilometres southeast of Hamilton, on the banks of the Waikato River,
Cambridge is known as “The Town of Trees”. The town is now renowned
for its thoroughbred horse stables, many which have produced champion horses
in racing and showjumping sports.
Notable natives of Cambridge include members of The Datsuns and equestrian double
Olympic gold medal winner Mark Todd. Lake Karapiro, location of the 2010 world
championships near Cambridge is recognised as one of rowings premium lakes by
world standard, producing several world rowing champions and Olympic gold medalists,
notably Rob Waddell, and the Evers-Swindell twins, Georgina and Caroline. World
Champion and Olympic Gold Medalist cyclist Sarah Ulmer also lives and trains
in Cambridge, making Cambridge worthy of its new name “Town of Trees AND
While visiting Waikato or Cambridge, NZ there are many holiday attractions to
experience. Other items of interest within Cambridge, New Zealand, include the
New Zealand Horse Magic show, farm tours, or browsing art, craft and antique
shops. See New Zealand’s largest collection of dolls, toys and teddy bears at
The Castle or the Kiwi House and aviary in Otorohanga, a location where the
kiwi is bred in captivity.
If you’re on Holiday and you’re passing through Cambridge New Zealand and you’re
looking for luxury holiday
accommodation, the holiday retreat at Chestnut Glade Pavilions is a must
see for Cambridge accommodation
luxury. Chestnut Glade is a spectacular countryside retreat, with outstanding
grounds on a tranquil sport horse farm. Chestnut Glade Pavilion offers a luxury
self contained rental accommodation retreat situated on 9 hectares of sport
horse parklands. Relax in luxurious lodgings with expansive views across the
local farm area, to bush and hills beyond - yet only minutes from the centre
of the charming town of Cambridge.
Chestnut Glade offers luxury self-contained accommodation on parklands at a level of sophistication unmatched in Cambridge. A home for the Cambridge Holiday experience or a special event
- there are few choices for Cambridge rental accommodation when you visit New Zealand that offer something special such as the Chestnut Glade Pavilion - a luxurious rental holiday experience
at Chestnut Glade, Hannon Rd in Cambriddge.
Chestnut Glade is a modern, luxurious
self contained holiday rental home in Cambridge which comprises one pavilion
area containing open plan kitchen, dining and living spaces with separate family
/ TV room with bar and coffee making facilities. There’s a separate upstairs
master bedroom opening onto sun deck, and en suite, a total of 1 x queen bedroom
and 1 x bedroom with two king single beds. With timeless elegance, the interior
style demonstrates an exceptional panache and flair, you’ll feel at home in
the lap of luxury at the Chestnut Glade Pavilion.