10% discount with Chris Jolly Outdoors
10% discount with Sail Barbary
Save 5% with our guest discount skydiving with TTS
Fishing and boating on Lake Taupo
Stunning Lake Taupo with snow-covered mountains
Our guest Chrissy on her TTS jump

Discounts on cruises, activities and dining in Taupo

Take along a business card (found inside the apartment) to your trip or experience to qualify for the discount. Ensure that you mention that you are a guest of Riverside Apartment if booking over the phone or online - and don't forget to tell us about your experience, we love hearing about the adventures that our guests have in Taupo!

Cruise special deals

10% discounts on Chris Jolly scenic cruises

For the adventure of a lifetime, take a boat cruise with Chris Jolly Outdoors. They offer scenic cruises to the Maori Rock Carvings in Mine Bay on the Cruise Cat catamaran with spectacular views of the mountains to the south on the way. If you really wanted to 'push the boat out' they can provide private charters for parties, weddings or functions or corporate events. Other options include fishing trips (or go out with one of their guides for a unique fly-fishing experience), biking, walking or hunting trips - however our discounted rates only apply to their scenic cruises.

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10% discounts on Sail Barbary cruises

One of the most remarkable sights of Lake Taupo are the maori carvings at Mine Bay which can only be viewed from the water. And definitely one of the most unique ways to see them is with Sail Barbary who offer a 10% discount to Riverside Apartment guests. Barbary is a beautiful vessel, beginning her life in California before being sailed to New Zealand in 1947. Take the family on a memorable short cruise and create memories that will remain a lifetime.

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Skydiving special deals

5% discount on skydives with Taupo Tandem Skydiving*

Journey high above spectacular Lake Taupo with views of snow-capped volcanoes and pristine coastlines. Experience the adventure of skydiving with New Zealand's original tandem skydiving company, Taupo Tandem Skydiving. With over 25 years of experience, we are professional, friendly and of course - fun! We are proud to say we are NZ's #1 Rated Skydive on Trip Advisor.

Our friendly staff will explain everything you need to know before your skydive.  We will provide you with a jumpsuit, harness, goggles and one of course, one of our experienced tandem masters. We have taken over 200,000 people skydiving! 

Your journey begins with a scenic flight above the central plateau, taking in views of the Southern Hemisphere's largest lake. Your excitement climbs with the altitude and before you know it the door will open...3,2,1...jump! As you exit the plane you will experience the exhilaration of free falling at 200 kilometres per hour! Whether you are an adrenalin junkie or afraid of heights, it really is incredible surreal sensation that has to be felt.

As your tandem master releases the parachute, you can relax and catch your breath as you enjoy a spectacular parachute ride back to Earth.

Our customers rank the scenery as their favourite aspect of their experience, and you will see why. With crisp, clear days and blue skies of the gorgeous central plateau, Taupo really is New Zealand's home of skydiving.

Free return transfers to Riverside Apartment provided

Taupo Tandem Skydiving also offer complimentary return transfers to and from the apartment in their yellow stretch Hummer.

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*Discounts apply to jump prices, no discounts apply to camera packages
Please note that Riverside Apartment will attempt to keep the information and discounts featured in this website up to date, but ask that you seek confirmation of discounts and information with the provider.