Tongariro Lodge is located in beautiful park-like grounds on the banks of the legendary trout fishing river, the Tongariro, on the southern shores of Lake Taupo, at the foot of New Zealand’s outdoor playground the world heritage Tongariro National Park. Guests enjoy gourmet dining, the finest accommodation, quality outdoor activities and the most experienced fly-fishing guides in New Zealand. The heart of the lodge is the main building with its rustic lounges, comfortable sofas, open fires and trophies of the past adorning the walls. The true atmosphere of the lodge is best experienced in front of an open fire over a three-course meal carefully prepared by our chefs and served in style by our friendly staff. We also offer an all-weather tennis court and a secluded spa pool, heli-pad and free wireless internet. At Tongariro Lodge, we believe the enjoyment of food and fine wine to be an integral part of your visit to the Taupo region. The dining experience captures the essence of the bold and vibrant surroundings, serving the best of New Zealand game and traditional foods. Hearty breakfast are provided at your leisure, while our special hamper lunches will set your day up for an uninterrupted adventure. Separate private chalets and villa guest accommodations are situated within the 22 acres of beautiful lodge grounds, allowing for intimate encounters with the outdoors for every guest. Tongariro Lodge is the ideal venue for fishermen and outdoor enthusiasts alike. There are three accommodation types available for guests, each with private facilities and its own secluded sunny terrace with views of the Tongariro River or mountains. The incomparable Tongariro. Yours to share and enjoy.