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Poronui Lodge

Taupo, New Zealand


A jewel in the wilderness. Visit this fabled back country lodge for outdoor adventures and the opportunity to rough it in luxury. Poronui is preferred by the world's most discerning outdoor enthusiasts and offers a uniquely New Zealand experience, with 16,000 acres of private wilderness, luxury accommodation and some of the purest air on the planet.


Poronui is the perfect scene for just about any outdoor adventure. Set in the foothills of the Kaimanawa mountains in the central plateau of the North Island, this unique environment provides visitors a taste of so much that is special about New Zealand. Even more impressive is the range of natural habitats and environmental features available in one location, from indigenous beech forest to rolling manuka clad hills and miles of pristine fishing water.
Map co-ordinates: -39.004426, 176.286930


Poronui offers three supremely comfortable accommodation options. The legendary Poronui Lodge is warm and welcoming, with seven individual and luxuriously appointed guest cabins. 
Blake House, situated on an imperious plateau overlooking the Taharua River is the choice of corporate leaders, celebrties and royalty, providing five-star accommodation in an utterly unique New Zealand location, with whisper-quiet seclusion, luxury and the world’s finest food and wine.


  • Wide range of outdoor activities including hunting, archery & shooting, mountain biking & guided walks.
  • Poronui Lodge is surrounded by some of the most specular scenery in the world .
  • Poronui Lodge offers a unique opportunity for guests to spend time with members of the Ngati Tuwharetoa tribe, ‘Ka nohi ki te kanohi’ a one on one personal manner.
  • Food is one of the highlights of a stay at Poronui. Our resident chefs have honed their skills nationally and internationally and bring a touch of class to everything.

At A Glimpse

Poronui is the perfect scene for just about any outdoor adventure along with being a beautiful place to relax & unwind. The surrounding landscape is ideal for whatever you desire. 

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