About Taupo Explorer

No self drive

Please note the Boat is NOT self drive and NOT suitable for children under 12

The 12 metre long houseboat ‘Explorer’ comfortably sleeps 6 people
(3 couples) as it comprises of 3 double beds.
Please notee no children under the age of 12

Explorer has a comfortable lounge and dining area, open plan living, galley and bathroom with shower, vanity and toilet. The galley is fully equipped with a two burner gas stove and grill, cutlery, crockery, pots and pans, glasses, tea, coffee and other necessities.

Outside there is a gas BBQ with hood.

Upstairs, Explorer has a covered helm and spacious deck with comfy chairs and a table. A great area to soak up the sun and enjoy the stunning views whilst enjoying a delicious glass of wine.

The houseboat is available overnight stays (minimum of 2 nights)

Pets are Prohibited.
Explorer is located at our berth in the marina (see map below)

The Lounge Area
Bathroom Area
Well appointed Kitchen
View of entrance to rear deck
3 Double Beds
Optional Additional Sleeping Area


– 85 HP Nissan diesel motor
– 2 x 12V batteries
– Large BBQ with hood
– Stereo
– 3 Double beds
– Fully equipped galley
– Shower, toilet and vanity
– Hot and cold running water
– Life Jackets
– All linen supplied
– Comfortable bedding with extra blankets
– 2×100 litres fresh water
– 20 litres fresh drinking water
– 1×350 litre septic tank
– Stylish decor, fixtures and fittings
– iPod 4 dock
– Portable iPod speaker
– 2x oil heaters