Fairbairn House - East Wing Apartment Suite
Fairbairn House offers a private, spacious, luxury one bedroom apartment suite opening out to a large paved patio BBQ area, lawn and gardens. The 60 square metre (600 sqft) suite includes a super king size bed, lounge, kitchenette, and generous ensuite bathroom. Wonderful sunrises coming up over Lake Taupo.

Fairbairn House - West Wing
Enjoy the open plan West Wing with two large living areas, full kitchen and scullery kitchen. The main master bedroom, with spacious ensuite bathroom, has amazing views out over Whakaipo Bay, rolling countryside, and the western shores of Great Lake Taupo. The second guest loft bedroom, with a compact separate bathroom, has outstanding views of the volcanoes, lake and surrounding farmland. The West Wing has extensive decks and patio areas on the west and north sides of Fairbairn House, with gorgeous sunsets going down in the west.

Fairbairn House - Whole Property
The whole property, combining the East and West Wings is available to rent as a holiday home for extended periods on application, minimum 3 nights. The home has three bedrooms (3 x super king beds, 1 x king single). There are two ensuites and one separate bathroom, all with showers and toilets. There is a large living room area, spacious kitchen and dining, plus two other lounges. The property is comfortably suitable for 6 – 8 people. Please send an email via the Contact page for more details.

The Lakeview House Apartment

The Lakeview House is the sister property to Fairbairn House, just a few hundred metres apart on Highland Drive. The landscaped terraced gardens capture huge views out across Great Lake Taupo and the night lights of Taupo township. This is a wonderful home for an extra special holiday which you will always remember. 

In addition to the 2 bedroom self-contained luxury apartment, on request there are other options for bigger groups from 3 to 5 bedrooms. Great for a family reunion, special celebration or luxury retreat. This large home offers the ultimate in terms of a Lake Taupo luxury holiday, with spacious living areas, chef's kitchen and scullery kitchen. The dining table seats up to 14 people and spills out onto a large terrace area complete with open fire and BBQ.

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Deposit and Cancellation Information
Terms and Conditions
Fairbairn House is a small private boutique establishment for discerning travelers. Wherever possible we will try to be flexible to assist guests to have an enjoyable and relaxing stay with us.
• Check In/Out - Guests may check in between 2pm and 9pm, unless by special arrangement. Check out by 10.30am.
• We have a minimum two night stay.
• Guests will take all reasonable care of the house and its contents, and are responsible should any damage occur.
• The East Wing is not suitable for children.
• Sorry but we are not able to accommodate animals.
• Smoking is only allowed in some of the outside open air areas.
• Parking for guests is provided on site.
• Transfers to and from Taupo Airport and township can be arranged.

Payment Policy
• Prices are in New Zealand dollars.
• A deposit equal to the full booking amount may be required. The deposit will be refunded according to the cancellation policy.
• Payments by credit card, internet banking, cash or cheque.

Cancellation Policy
We understand that circumstances can change and may require dates to be altered or a booking cancelled. As a small establishment this can impact on us significantly, particularly if at relatively short notice. Therefore our cancellation policy is as follows:
• If the booking is cancelled more than 28 days before arrival there is no cancellation charge.
• If the booking is cancelled 14 to 28 days before arrival then a charge equal to 25% of the stay will be made.
• If the booking is cancelled less than 7 days before arrival then a charge equal to 50% of the stay will be made.
• In the event of a no show or booking reduction (after arrival date) no refund will be given.