Lakeside living with majestic views of the mountains

  • Stunning views of Mt Ruapehu and Mt Ngauruhoe
  • A short walk to Lake Taupo and world-class fishing spots
  • Close to beautiful Rainbow Point
  • Just five minutes drive to Taupo Town Centre

Love the life at Summerset by the Lake

Summerset by the Lake is a beautifully landscaped, modern village with a range of lovely homes to choose from. Located in an idyllic position just a stone's throw away from Lake Taupo, the village has easy access to state highways while being close by to local shops and pharmacies, making Summerset by the Lake an ideal retirement destination.

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Facilities & activities

At Summerset by the Lake, our range of indoor and outdoor facilities means you'll always have something to do, no matter what the weather. Our on-site Activities Coordinator makes sure there's always a full calendar of events and activities to keep you entertained, and you can do as much or as little as you choose. 

For our Divine Café and in-house catering, Kerr & Ladbrook offer contemporary food menus prepared on site with wholesome, seasonal, fresh and locally-grown produce.

Pool table Pool table
Residents' bar Residents' bar
Barbeque facilities Barbeque facilities
Residents' workshop Residents' workshop
Lounge with large screen TV Lounge with large screen TV
Library Library
Hair salon Hair salon
All-weather bowling green All-weather bowling green
Indoor spa pool Indoor spa pool
Communal vegetable gardens Communal vegetable gardens
Computer with internet access Computer with internet access
Piano Piano
Organised outings and activities Organised outings and activities
Courtesy van Courtesy van
Cafe Cafe

Types of homes

Summerset by the Lake offers a range of modern, high-quality living options including villas, apartments, serviced apartments and rooms in our Ministry of Health-certified Care Centre. 

Villas & townhouses

2 bedroom villas or 2 bedroom with study

Licence to Occupy from $460,000

  • modern, bright and spacious open-plan living
  • contemporary kitchen, large bathroom and self-contained laundry
  • outdoor living and garden
  • in-built storage
  • single or double garage with internal access
  • pets are welcome (just talk to your Village Manager first)

Apartments

1 or 2 bedroom apartment, both with study

Licence to Occupy from $310,000

  • modern, bright and spacious open-plan living
  • contemporary kitchen, large bathroom and self-contained laundry
  • in-built storage
  • private patio or balcony for outdoor living
  • pets are welcome (just talk to your Village Manager first)

Serviced apartments

Double bedroom serviced apartment

Licence to Occupy from $219,000

  • generous double bedroom, suitable for couples and singles
  • spacious separate living area with kitchenette
  • ensuite including accessible shower, grab rails and non-slip floor
  • 24 hour support close at hand
  • certified by Ministry of Health to provide rest home level care

Care centres

Care rooms

Talk to the Care Centre Manager about costs and subsidies

  • spacious standard, premium or deluxe rooms
  • will accommodate television, a comfortable chair and other small items of furniture
  • all bathrooms include accessible shower, grab rails and non slip floors
  • certified by the Ministry of Health to provide rest-home level care

Levels of care

Summerset by the Lake offers a full continuum of care, from one-off services through to rest-home care, including short term and respite care.


Village contact details

Photo of Kate Rogoz

Kate Rogoz

Village and Sales Manager

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Find us

2 Wharewaka Road,
Wharewaka,
Taupo 3330

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