Tongariro Adventures

Adventure and Hospitality come together at Tongariro.

Imagine starting your Tongariro Adventure from your own piece of paradise, surrounded by native bush and bird song on the shores of the majestic Great Lake Taupo. You might never want to leave. Well, imagine no more!

Let us host you at our Tongariro Adventures bnb at Kuratau, situated on the south western shores of Lake Taupo. In Maori, this is ‘Turangawaewae’ – translated, ‘Our Place in the World.’ 

Kuratau is located half way between Auckland and Wellington, at the heart of the Tongariro Adventure playground. Here on the Central Volcanic Plateau, the power of nature is clearly visible. What an incredible place to stop, relax and enjoy!! 

Let our Tongariro Adventures shuttle transport you through this nature wonderland; just sit back and take in the breathtaking scenery. Save your energy for your Adventure. And what Adventures there are at our doorstep: The famed Tongariro Alpine Crossing; Skiing an active Volcano; Thrills & spills of White Water Rafting; Kayaking; A choice of 7 spectacular Golf Courses; Stunning mountain bike trails; Fishing the mighty Tongariro River; Relax in, on and beside the beauty of Lake Taupo.

BOOK NOW with us because we offer you PEACE of MIND with your booking. Please go to our Accommodation page for detail on our Strategy for dealing with Covid-19.



We’d love to host you in our unique part of paradise at Kuratau, southern Lake Taupo, under the majestic mountains of Tongariro National Park.

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Our objective is for you to arrive as our guest and leave as our friend. The facilities we provide help toward achieving our objective.

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Shuttle Information

Travel in comfort to your adventure destination at a time that suits you. We know this area. We love this area. Let us show you 'Our Place in the World.'

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Things to do

Explore the many and varied delights of the Volcanic Plateau, where the power of nature is clearly visible.

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We can offer standard adventure packages, or tailor-made to meet your individual needs. The choice is yours.

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Our Location

We are the Central North Island, where north meets south & east meets west. Discover what’s waiting for you.

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