99 Titiraupenga Street, Taupo, New Zealand
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Experience History by staying in NZ’s first purpose built hostel

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A Stay that promises Genuine Kiwi Hospitality

Rainbow Lodge is New Zealand’s First purpose built backpacker hostel. We provide our guests a wide choice of accommodation from budget dorm stay to luxury ensuite private rooms.

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A Room for every budget

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Double Rooms

From $62 per room
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Twin Rooms

From $62 per room
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Shared Rooms

From $27 per room
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Dorm Rooms

From $25-28 per room

Words of Love from our Customers

"Clean, comfortable rooms with a spacious and well equipped kitchen and friendly staff with many small services and events to help and entertain travellers. This is an excellent spot to stay for a few nights and hopefully meet some amazing people."

Richard
 
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Facilities and Services at Rainbow

FREE PICKUP SERVICE

If you arrive in town and find yourself lost, tired or simply overloaded, we offer a free pickup- don’t lose our phone number! (Ph 07 378 5754)

LAUNDRY

We have a guest laundry with heavy-duty washers (hot water washes) and dryers as well as an outside drying line

FREE WIFI-INTERNET

Free WiFi cards available to all guests on arrival.  Access in all rooms and common areas.

BIKE HIRE

There is bike hire facilities for those wishing to sightsee as well as a lock-up for cyclists

FREE SAUNA!

This is a popular way to unwind if you’ve had a hard day climbing a volcano, cycling around the local attractions or paddling a raft down a raging river! Open 24hrs

DVD / SKY TV ROOM

We offer a great range of DVD’s for the more relaxing evening after a busy day of adventure or relive those exciting Sky Dive or Bungy moments

ACTIVITIES & SIGHTSEEING

We can assist you with information and reservations on these and we can give you personal perspective- we have tried just about all of them for ourselves!

24HR KITCHEN

The kitchen is fully self contained (including crockery) so you can make a snack or a gourmet dinner. It has gas cooktops, a conventional oven and a microwave oven. There’s even washing up equipment for your enjoyment as well!

Staying at Rainbow Lodge is full of fun!

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Our Location

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Or if you get lost call us at 07 378 5754 for a free pick-up from the city

About Us

Rainbow lodge was Taupos 1st hostel and New Zealand’s first purpose built independent Backpacker hostel. The Hostel was born in 1985 by Mark and Sue Dumble, intrepid Travellers themselves, and their aim was  provide Comfortable, Clean, Friendly, and Cost Effective accommodation for Budget Backpackers and travellers.

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Contact Us

Call us +64 7 378 5754 or email info@rainbowlodge.co.nz
99 Titiraupenga Street
Taupo
New Zealand
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