Wairakei Resort Taupō

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Milestone Events

Every now and then something wonderful happens in our lives that demands celebrating with extra gusto. Whether it is a milestone birthday such as a 21st, 40th or 50th, a wedding anniversary, family reunion, or a general celebration, Wairakei Resort Taupō is the perfect solution.

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Make your birthday a big hoopla! Every birthday is special, but some require the celebration to top all others. Our Pavilion Restaurant offers extensive a la carte and buffet dining options for smaller groups, as well as catering for larger groups in our function spaces to create a special private event.


Anniversaries are always worth celebrating. Whether it’s 25, 50, or 60 years of wedded bliss, 10 years in business or another milestone year you want to mark, we have exceptional function spaces and catering options to mark any occasion.


Get the whole gang together with a reunion celebration at Wairakei Resort Taupō. Gather your family, graduating class, or get the band back together for old time’s sake. Our resort is full of wonderful facilities, sweeping lawns, geothermally heated pools, gym, tennis and squash courts and more. Located in one of New Zealand’s most entertaining, exciting, and beautiful areas, you’ll find there are plenty of activities for everyone to enjoy.


Our Hotel

We have several function spaces offering flexibility to suit any group number from five to five hundred. With 187 well-appointed accommodation rooms, there’s space for everyone and all budgets. We have several room types to ensure flexibility for whatever you need.

Our team of talented chefs create decadent dishes, made with aroha (love). Whether it is from our a la carte menu in the Pavilion Restaurant, a private buffet for your group, or platters and nibbles, our dishes are sure to impress.

For an occasion of any size, we have everything you need for a gathering to remember, all in one beautiful location at Wairakei Resort Taupō.

C&E Promotions


Check out our latest meetings and events promotions to enjoy exclusive deals and just about everything else you desire.

Our conferencing experts will customise packages that best fit your requirements.

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Choose to say “I do” at Wairakei Resort Taupō, a true holiday resort in the heart of the Central North Island with all the facilities you could dream of.

With numerous event spaces and 169 acres of park like grounds nestled in the Wairakei Thermal Valley, you and your guests will experience an atmosphere of sanctuary mere minutes from the bustling town of Taupō.

Contact our events team or phone 07 374 9636 to enquire about a wedding pack and start planning your big day with us.