Set in three acres of park like grounds, That Dam Lodge is situated up stream from the Whakamaru hydro-electric dam of Lake Whakamaru, on the scenic Waikato River, in the heart of the North Island.

The Lodge has 12 double rooms and a three bed room self contained cottage - ideal for the families. Sleeping up to 30 guests, That Dam Lodge is great for larger groups.

We can cater for you or bring your own food. We have large separate kitchen and dining room for guest use.

We specialise in Contractor work force accommodations packages, ask about our great Room and meals deals

That Dam Lodge is an ideal holiday location with safe water for children, tranquility and solitude for those wanting to escape the pressures of urban living. The area boasts abundant trout fishing, bushwalks, mountain biking, running, canoeing, windsurfing, and one of the best water skiing lakes in New Zealand.

That Dam Lodge is a short drive to Whakamaru Water Ski Club and boat ramp. We have plenty of parking for your boat. Locks up sheds are available for long or short term use.

We can arrange activities for you; just let us know what you want to do on your vacation.



Mountain Biking

we are right on the Waikato River Trails http://www.waikatorivertrails.com With over 50 kms of well-formed trails with board walks and swing bridges.



Admire the mighty hydro Dams there are four with in a day's walk or ride of That Dam Lodge.



Pigs and Red Deer Roam the Pureora Forest Park also the pine forests near by hold good numbers of pigs hunting permits are required.



The hydro lakes hold lots of fresh water fish. We have canoes and kayaks for hire if required.