Kinloch Beach, Taupo

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#8 of 19 in Beaches in Waikato Region
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  • A lovely lake beach, however has quite a steep incline making the water get deep quite quickly. As a result probably not the best for young kids or children who are poor swimmers.  more »
  • We were challenged by our 9 yo granddaughters to swim in Lake Taupo on our visit there this weekend. We chose to drive to Kinloch beach, at the head of Whangamata Bay, to do so. Parking right on the e...  more »
  • Went for a drive from Lake Taupo to kinloch , very quiet today although at the weekend it would be a little busier, the beach has lots of pumice stones and the views across the lake are lovely.  more »

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As a resort town, Taupo offers a diversity of accommodations. Boutique, luxury, and spa hotels are easily found in the town center, while some of the more luxurious options are set farther out in secluded spots reachable by car or taxi. Backpacker hostels and rental apartments provide good options for those wanting to get up into the mountains, or out onto the lake to enjoy the activities.
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