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Get an overview of this hotelWaterfront hotel with restaurant and outdoor pool


Situated on the waterfront, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Taupo Museum and Art Gallery and Barbary. Taupo Bungy and Taupo Hot Springs are also within 2 mi (3 km).

Hotel Features

Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has an outdoor pool and a bar/lounge. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a conference center, a business center, and a meeting room.

Room Amenities

All 40 rooms offer free WiFi, coffee makers, and satellite TV. Hair dryers, phones, and free toiletries are among the other amenities that guests will find.

Wellesley Hotel on the Lake

100 Lake Terrace Taupo 3351

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. This 3.5-star property offers access to a business center and a meeting room.

A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This Taupo hotel also offers an outdoor pool, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Wellesley Hotel on the Lake is a smoke-free property.

  • Total number of rooms - 40 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Computer station 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • One meeting room 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Beach towels 
  • Free self parking 
  • Year Built 1999 
  • Conference center 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Television in common areas 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:30 AM and 9:30 AM.

The Lazy Trout Fish Shack - Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant specializes in seafood and serves breakfast, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Rock climbing nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at 10 PM

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: NZD 22 per person (approximately)
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for an additional fee
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Quality Inn Lake Taupo
  • Quality Lake Taupo
  • Wellesley Hotel Lake Taupo
  • Wellesley Hotel Lake
  • Wellesley Lake Taupo

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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