Taupo Urban Retreat Backpackers | 65 Heu Heu Street
Last Updated: 18 March 2019
The Taupo Urban Retreat backpacker will feel like your new home, it is spacious and clean and offers unlimited WiFi, computers, clean comfortable beds, high-pressure showers with plenty of hot water. The Urban Retreat has located only a walk from the CBD and Lakefront but still with enough distance to not hear the noise from party goers in town they are minutes away from the bus stop and supermarkets supply lots of free off-street parking.
Urban Retreat has a number of different rooms which will cater for most guests including double, twin and shared dorm rooms matching any requirements of travelers. Options are also available for ensuites or single rooms, each living space comes comfortable clean bedding which includes sheets, pillow, and duvet. Heating is available in rooms, Urban Retreat also offers Lockable boxes to keep your belongings safe.
The following types of rooms are available:
- 4 Bed Ensuite
- twin Room Ensuite
- 6 Bed Dorm
- The Loft — 16 Bed Dorm
- family Room
- Double Room Ensuite
- 4 Bed Dorm
- 6 Bed Ensuite
The Urban Retreat offers a commercial kitchen for the guests and supplies free oil, spices, tea, coffee and sugar for all guests. There is a lot of hobs for cooking and plenty of space in the fridge, there is a snack bar available so you can purchase food on-site, the backpackers also offers a BBQ area for summer and alternate means of cooking.
The Urban Retreat has a Guest bar which offers a range of cheap beers, ciders, spirits, wines and special cocktails which will only cost between $5 - $10. There are daily specials and happy hours, the bar has a pool table and much more for entertaining guests.
In the area, you will find restaurants such as
- The Lakehouse
- Spoon and paddle cafe
- Store House
- BP petrol station
- Dixie Browns
- Short walk to CBD
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Category : Taupo Accommodation