Anchorage Resort


Situated on the shores of Lake Taupo with rooms offering pool or lake views, the Anchorage Resort allows for a picture-perfect stay and easy access to all the IRONMAN event action.

The resort offers free unlimited WiFi access throughout, with BBQ facilities, three onsite swimming pools and a spa, allowing for both pre-race preparation and post-race relaxation.

Rooms are spacious, all with a well-equipped kitchen including hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, toaster and tea / coffee making facilities. Other features include WiFi, air conditioning, Smart TV with satellite channels, telephone, plus bathroom with bathtub or shower, hairdryer and complimentary toiletries. Towels and linen provided, and rooms are serviced daily.

Rooms also feature a private patio or balcony with outdoor furniture.

The centre of Taupo, and the heart of the IRONMAN action is approximately 4 km away.


  • Lake front location
  • Self-contained accommodation with kitchen facilities
  • Complimentary WiFi throughout
  • Onsite swimming pool and spa


  • free wifi
  • air conditioning
  • tea/coffee making facilities in rooms
  • free parking
  • outdoor heated swimming pool
  • sauna and jacuzzi onsite
  • early breakfast on race day
  • bike storage permitted in rooms


  • Expo – approx. 4.5km
  • Start – approx. 3km
  • Finish – approx. 4.5km
  • T1 – approx. 3km
  • Nearest Airport/Train station – Auckland International Airport (AKL) is 270km (210mins by car). Taupo Airport (TUO) is 3km (5mins by car).
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