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Taupo Urban Retreat

65 Heu Heu Street, Taupo, Taupo, New Zealand


  • 84%Value For Money
  • 85%Security
  • 92%Location
  • 90%Staff
  • 82%Atmosphere
  • 82%Cleanliness
  • 79%Facilities

Property Information:

*November Special* - 24hr Unlimited Global Gossip WiFi just $2 (normally $4) + FREE Internet on Urban’s computers.

Fantastic central location and great value for money. We provide our Urban Internet for FREE, we also provide free tea, coffee, herbs spices and oil. Extra fast Global Gossip WiFi is available and a guest bar with cheap drinks all the time. Great indoor and outdoor communal areas allow you to chill out or mix and mingle and meet new friends.

We are only a couple of minutes walk to bars, cafes, shops, supermarkets, bus stops and the beautiful Lake Taupo. While you are visiting and enjoying all that Taupo has to offer, the friendly Urban crew aim to make sure that Taupo Urban Retreat Backpackers is your home away from home. With private rooms and small and large dorms, we are the perfect place for solo travelers, friends and groups to base themselves as they explore everything Taupo has to offer.

Taupo is the adventure capital of the North Island and boasts a wide array of attractions including skydiving, jet boating, bungy jumping, parasailing, kayaking, sailing and fishing to name a few! Our friendly and helpful staff are available to organise your activities and travel requirements including transport to the Tongariro Alpine Crossing.

Please note that Urban Internet is only available during Reception hours.

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  • 24 Hour Security
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Board games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cafe
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • DVD's
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Gym
  • Hairdryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • PlayStation
  • Pool Table
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Wheelchair Accessible


  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay, unless otherwise stated below (see 'Things to Note' information).

Taupo Urban Retreat Located at 65 Heu Heu Street, Taupo, Taupo.
Taupo Urban Retreat
New Zealand
Taupo Bay of Plenty 3330 65 Heu Heu Street, Taupo
85% 779
-38.6883215 176.0728195
Taupo Urban Retreat
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