Modern accommodation and amenities in New Zealand’s Lake Taupo await you. Call BEST WESTERN Sails (reception hours are from 7.30am to 8.00pm daily) to enquire about your next stay.

There are 19 units to suit your accommodation needs, with all units fitted with kichen facilities. Choose from eight one bedroom suites with sofa/beds; or eight one bedroom studios with bath/spas and balconies. We also have three new build self serviced apartments. These include two, two bedroom ensuites and full kitchens and stunning views; and finally, an exlcusive one bedroom family apartment with full kitchen and views that has two extra beds that can accommodate up to a family of four.

The hotel offers a range of included facilities for your convenience and comfort, so you feel at home and are ready to get out and discover the best attractions Taupo has to offer. Each guest receives:

  • Free wi-fi and complimentary newspaper
  • Guest laundry for your washing, drying and ironing
  • Photocopying and fax service
  • Ample parking, off-street parking
  • BBQ in garden area
  • Cot, highchair and baby bath available
  • Wheelchair accessible units are available

We are a pet friendly hotel. We accept dogs with their own bedding, however guests must call forward prior to make necessary arrangements.



  • All kitchens feature, microwave, electric cooktop, fridge, toaster, electric water kettle and coffee plunger
  • Coffee and tea making facilities
  • SKY Digital TV
  • Phone and dial-up internet access
  • Electric blankets and wall heater
  • Hairdryer
  • Good quality beds
  • High standard of cleanness, serviced daily
  • All rooms are designated non-smoking


Room Types

Choose from one standard queen room or one twin single beds in separate bedrooms, all one bedroom units are located on the ground floor. Efficiently designed and decorated for your convenience and enjoyment, each room has a kitchen, bathroom, lounge and sliding door opening onto your own patio. Features include:

  • Ground floor units available with easy access and excellent views
  • Kitchen facilities
  • Some rooms with double slat sofa/bed in lounge to sleep another 1-2 guests
  • Interconnected options available for families
  • 32 inch flat screen TV with Sky Digital
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Patio with chairs and table

Choose from eight studio units, including a super king or queen size bed with spa baths and a private balcony. All deluxe studio spa units are located on the second floor and have been designed with space, luxury and comfort in mind. Wake up to the morning sunrise, peaking above the points of our beautiful surrounding volcanoes and untouched wilderness. Features include:

  • Bathroom with double spa bath and separate shower
  • Kitchen facilities
  • 32 inch flat screen TV with Sky Digital
  • Sleeps up to two people
  • Interconnected options available for families
  • Private balcony with outdoor furniture

If you’d like to stay a little longer and make yourself right at home, you’ll love our selection of two bedroom self serviced apartments with king, queen and single beds. Spacious and welcoming, we’ve made sure you’re able to fit in all your extra suitcases and can bring the whole family (or friends) along too. Please call us to discuss your requirements if this is the kind of room with a view you’re after. Features include:

  • Sleeps up to six people
  • Kitchen facilities
  • Two bathrooms
  • 32 inch flat screen TV with Sky Digital

For more information about our fabulous one bedroom family apartment please call us directly.