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Wairakei Resort Taupo

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Wairakei Resort offers tranquil 4-star accommodation set amidst a stunning thermal valley in the heart of the Wairakei Tourist Park. Guests can enjoy modern rooms and facilities, exquisite dining, riding trails, golf, tennis, two geothermally heated swimming pools and six outdoor hot tubs, all just a short ride from Taupo’s city centre and many of the region’s highlights.

For conferencing and events Wairakei Resort is also your perfect solution. The professional team will be on hand from planning to inception and the resort can for anything from small groups to as many as 650 delegates.


Bachcare Holiday Homes

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As New Zealand’s number one holiday home rental management company, we’re proud to be 100% kiwi owned and operated managing over 220 holiday homes in Lake Taupo and nearly 2,000 across New Zealand. We help our 140,000 guests find their happy place each year, and with our locally based holiday managers to to ensure everything is ready for them they know they're in good hands. Book your base for race weekend with and let us worry about the details so you can focus on the more important things. Plus book with the code CYCLECHALLENGE2018 and you can save!




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Ride Holidays Travel Package

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All you have to do is book your plane ticket – we’ll take care of everything else. Bike tours are all about finding the right balance. The perfect mix of cycling, sightseeing, cafes, restaurants and rest. RIDE holidays promises you a fantastic week in one of New Zealand’s most scenic regions. Non-riding partners are very welcome and well catered for. In 2018 we will cater for both roadies and those who prefer the mud. See you soon.

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