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Address: 76 Napier Road | SH 5, Taupo 3379, New Zealand
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+64 7-378 8559
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 21:00
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Living Waters Spa at Taupo DeBretts. A Volcanic Spa Experience. Relax your...

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.

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Family fun fun fun!

Great place for a family weekend. Two families and six kids loved the warmth of the pools in the winter and the water slides.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Paula S
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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Brisbane, Australia
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44 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I was staying at Taupo DeBretts and have the privilege of being able to access this facility as well. The day spa Fassage was very refreshing after hiking the Tongariro Alpine Crossing. The Spa has private pools where you can soak in water from 38 to 41 degrees for up to 45 minutes. Well worth the time and costs no... More 

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DeBretts-Taupo, Guest Relations Manager at Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort, responded to this review

Hi KymMarie220, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We are glad you enjoyed your Spa treatment and your soak in the mineral pools. We hope to have you back again soon. Kind regards, Peter More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed at The De Bretts Holiday Camp site, we did our honeymoon in a camper-van. We chose this because we wanted inexpensive accommodation so we could spend our money towards experiences. The De Bretts site is amazing, during Feb when all the holiday makers have gone, and you are cruising with only senior holiday makers, no time pressure and... More 

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DeBretts-Taupo, Guest Relations Manager at Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort, responded to this review

Hi troodles2010, Thank you for your wonderful review. We are glad that you had such a good experience here and we hope to have you back for your next holiday :) Kind regards, Peter More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for a family weekend. Two families and six kids loved the warmth of the pools in the winter and the water slides.

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Thank Paula S
DeBretts-Taupo, Guest Relations Manager at Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort, responded to this review

Hi Paula, Thank you for your lovely review. We hope to have you back again soon. Kind regards, Peter More 

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36 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here with another couple after a concert. We shared a 2 bedroom villa which would normally have a king in 1 room and 2 singles in another, but the staff kindly gave us a king in each room for the night. The suite was well laid out and we had a fridge and dishwasher in the kitchen, 2 sofas... More 

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DeBretts-Taupo, Guest Relations Manager at Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort, responded to this review

Hi p_ratts202, Thank you for your glowing review. We are very happy to have helped you have a great stay and we hope to have you back again soon :) Kind regards, Peter More 

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7 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the resort and brought a 3 day pass to the hot pools for $60. We came during the day and at night. Night time was lovely with the lights and a nice way to end the day.

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DeBretts-Taupo, Guest Relations Manager at Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort, responded to this review

Hi Samantha, Thank you for the 5 star review. We are delighted you enjoyed our pools so much and we hope that you stay with us again soon :) Kind regards, Peter More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a good way to spend a few hours, we had about 4 hours there and it was enough. Lots of families, may not be the most relaxing if you are a couple that want a quiet time. Our 2 kids spent most of the time on the waterslides, while us parents relaxed in the pools and able to keep... More 

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DeBretts-Taupo, Guest Relations Manager at Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort, responded to this review

Hi Trent, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We are glad you enjoyed the pools. We also have 12 private pools available at no extra cost for couples and families to relax away from other visitors. We hope the kids enjoyed the hydro slides and hope to have you all back again soon. Kind regards, Peter More 

Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Generally a well proportioned site with the water park/hot springs being a major attraction. Great central location with ultra clean facilities and the Hilton accessible when you need to get away from the camping life. Only (minor) beef was the gravel/mud pitches, difficult not to take middle earth into the camper-van, otherwise very friendly and generally cool

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DeBretts-Taupo, Guest Relations Manager at Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort, responded to this review

Hi gordonsmyth, Thank you for taking the time to post your comments. We are glad you enjoyed your time here and we hope to have you back for your next holiday. Kind regards, Peter More 

Hamilton, New Zealand
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6 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you go early in the day they offer a return ticket for later the same day which was great. It's a bit tired but the kids playground and hydroslides were popular with the kids

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DeBretts-Taupo, Guest Relations Manager at Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort, responded to this review

Hi creahans, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We hope to have you back again soon :) Kind regards, Peter More 

Slough, United Kingdom
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180 reviews
86 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited in October 2016 . We had a day ticket but in reality we were only able to stay for a couple of hours.The ticket was good value and you could use it all day. The pools were uncrowded so we were able to use all the facilities. Very relaxing and enjoyable. Two things I noted at the time... More 

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DeBretts-Taupo, Guest Relations Manager at Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort, responded to this review

Hi Stanley_1986, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We are glad you had a good time at our pools. Since you have been here, we have re-painted our pools and they are looking fresh and beautiful. We don't often see our male visitors smuggling budgies, most wear trunks and certainly not their daily underwear. Thank you... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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18 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

A bit of a steep hill to get in but well worth it. Pools were very warm, clean and not too crowded. Pools surrounded by lovely bushland making it even more relaxing.

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DeBretts-Taupo, Guest Relations Manager at Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort, responded to this review

Hi Maria, Thank you for your lovely review. We are glad you had a relaxing time at our pools and we hope to have you back again soon. Kind regards, Peter More 

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