The Boat

Explorer Houseboat Taupo

Explorer Houseboat is Temporarily unavailable while an upgrade is in progress.

About Taupo Explorer

The 12 metre long houseboat ‘Explorer’ comfortably sleeps 6 people (3 couples) as it comprises of 3 double beds. Please note 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.

No self drive

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

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)

Explorer Houseboat Taupo

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

Explorer Houseboat Taupo