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Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort

76 Napier Road | Sh 5, Taupo 3379, New Zealand
+64 7-378 8559
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Living Waters Spa at Taupo DeBretts. A Volcanic Spa Experience. Relax your body and soothe your soul in the tranquil world of this unique spa experience. This is where the healing mineral waters of DeBretts Hot Springs combine with therapeutic massage and luxurious body treatments to leave you feeling amazingly relaxed and rejuvenated.Each treatment starts with a soak in the therapuetic warm waters at Taupo DeBretts Hot Springs. Then, enjoy a unique New Zealand treatment including relaxation massage, Hot Stone Massage, Warm Thermal Mud Wrap or wondrous facial. Rejuvenating Facials and other body and beauty treatments make this a spa experience you will not soon forget.
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“water slides” (33 reviews)
“hot pools” (80 reviews)
“private pool” (22 reviews)
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LOCATION
76 Napier Road | Sh 5, Taupo 3379, New Zealand
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+64 7-378 8559
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US$34 per adult
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"water slides"
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"hot pools"
in 80 reviews
"private pool"
in 22 reviews
"heated floors"
in 7 reviews
"day pass"
in 10 reviews
"hydro slide"
in 5 reviews
"changing rooms"
in 18 reviews
"relaxing visit"
in 5 reviews
"holiday park"
in 5 reviews
"family pass"
in 6 reviews
"hot springs"
in 12 reviews
"entrance fee"
in 8 reviews
"whole family"
in 7 reviews
"rainy day"
in 7 reviews
"new zealand"
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"spas"
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"waterslides"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful spot, very nice room! Clean tidy and modern. The cliff top needs better railings the kids kept trying to climb over it wasn’t very relaxing for the parents! The pools were lovely.

Thank shazza1985
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Family of four decided to defrost in the hot pools during a wintery Sunday night. We loved the welcome feeling of the lit up trees and lighting around the pool gardens. The office staff were very friendly and advised of the heated flooring in the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed there in my camper van. Very peaceful. Each site dedicated by heading so private. If you book for a massage, which was great, you get to use the pools for free. Kitchen etc very clean and tidy

Thank Karen S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a long drive from Gisborne in the icy rain we decided to visit Debretts on the recommendation of a friend. The pools are very clean and we had access to a private pool for 45 minutes during our visit. We tried all of the...More

Thank fremantlewa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Awesome hot spring thermal pools! Really cool in its own little valley,slides for kids and slightly bigger kids! There are private pools included in the price,this place is way cool!

Thank bfl51
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

Lovely and interesting place for relaxing, enjoying and exciting. My whole family including 2 ages, 2 mid-age adult and the little one enjoy there for 3 hours.

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Reviewed 2 June 2018

I spent 2 hours at this spa and it was very relaxing. Staff were wonderful, several pools and spas. Waterslides are also available for kids to use. Lockers and tubs available for use. Charges apply for lockers. I would return here on my next visit...More

Thank PLee8584
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DeBretts-Taupo, Front Office Manager at Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Kia ora. Thank you so much for your positive feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time at the pools.

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Reviewed 28 May 2018

A little overpriced for what the resort had to offer - but it had little touches like heated floors in the changing rooms which is nice when you hop out into the cold. They had a warm pool and then one that was hotter which...More

Thank Kaye D
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DeBretts-Taupo, Front Office Manager at Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Kia ora Kaye, Thank you for your feedback. We are very happy that you enjoyed your time at Taupo Hot Springs and hope you come again.

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

It was a cold night and I was keen to go to some hot pools as I had done once as a kid. So we headed to this spot. It was very relaxing lounging around on the vents bubbling and talking to locals. The staff...More

Thank KBlakeNZ
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DeBretts-Taupo, Front Office Manager at Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Thank you for your feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us.

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Reviewed 28 April 2018

Disco type lighting added to the ambient feel of night time bathing - what better way to wind down. The warm floor of the changing rooms starts the treat, before soaking in the pools & locating the right temperature area or jets to make the...More

Thank PauleLec
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DeBretts-Taupo, Guest Relations Manager at Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Hi PauleLec Thanks for your lovely review. We are delighted to see you came back to the Hot pools and enjoyed all the improvements we had made. We hope your next visit is just around the corner! Kind Regards Rain

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Kathleen F
26 May 2018|
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Response from Graeme S | Reviewed this property |
July is mid winter, and Taupo is at altitude so it will be cold, around 10deg. Nice for a hot dip on the cold Weather
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Tony R
23 January 2018|
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Response from PadresHoney | Reviewed this property |
All hydro slides have manufacturers conditions of use, based on the slide's bedway size. The upper weight limit, as well as the lower height limit, are generally determined by the bedway. One of the factors governing speed... More
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Adele G
9 April 2017|
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Response from DeBretts-Taupo | Property representative |
Hi Adele, Thank you for contacting us. We have a menu with prices that we can email to you. We are not able to mention links or email addresses on this page, but you will find our 'info' address on the contacts tab of our... More
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