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Serendipity Cottage. Nestled in native trees. Wake up to bird song.  Short stroll to New Zealand’s largest lake.Comfortable Window seat for reading and relaxing and napping
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Serendipity Cottage

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Ros & Peter

Serendipity Cottage

3 guests
2 beds
1 bath
3 guests
2 beds
1 bath
Sparkling clean11 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
BreakfastThis is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.

Nestled in trees and only 300 meters from the 2 Mile Bay Reserve and launch ramp onto beautiful Lake Taupo, Serendipity Cottage is warm, tranquil, comfortable and from what visitors tell has “a serene peaceful energy”.
You are within easy walking distance from the Sailing Centre, the popular Lions Walk, Dairy, Takeaway, Ploughman’s Pub, lakeside Cafe &
one of Taupo’s finest Restaurants. It’s only a 7 minute drive into Taupo CBD. Serendipity means “finding something good without looking for it”


Standard: Air conditioning, Essentials, Heating, Hot water, Laptop friendly workspace, and 12 more
Other highlights: Free parking on premises, Single level home, Breakfast, Host greets you, Long term stays allowed, and 3 more

House Rules

No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 10AM


Well-lit path to entrance
Flat path to front door


150 Reviews

Mick User Profile
October 2018
Comfy place with extra bed if required. Peaceful quiet street end of cudesac. lovely garden and only short stroll to a Cafe on the Lake where you can get pizza and a beer/coffee. Would recommend
Felicia User Profile
October 2018
definitely recommend it, cozy and clean. its easy to get to and Ros and Peter is very accomodating!
Gail And Barry User Profile
Gail And Barry
October 2018
A charming and welcoming little cottage.
Carolyn User Profile
July 2018
We truly enjoyed our stay at Ros & Peter’s cottage. They were amazing hosts and ensured we were comfortable and have everything we needed. We could see Lake Taupo from their garden and they are located near to all amenities and attractions around Taupo. Thank you for your kind ho…
Jessica User Profile
July 2018
Ros & Peter were welcoming & friendly from the moment we arrived! The cottage was quite central to town & the street was lovely and quiet with lake views. The cottage was very warm, clean and the personal touches made it like a home away from home!
Kevin User Profile
July 2018
Ros and Peter gave us a warm welcome into their home. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Great location, central to the city centre. Great amneties, food provided. Would recommend to friends and family.
Nick User Profile
May 2018
Ros & Peter were very lovely and welcoming, the cottage was perfect and had everything we needed. Would recommend staying here to anyone. P. S. Buster is a little cutie!

Hosted by Ros & Peter

Taupo, New ZealandJoined in October 2017
Ros & Peter User Profile
150 Reviews
Ros & Peter is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
We came to Taupo separately for 3 months - 52 years ago - Fell in love with each other and with Taupo - and we're still in love with both. Ros loves gardening, crafts, family and friends and working with people in the community to find contentment. Peter is a Coach for Lifeworks…
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