Hilton Lake Taupo Hotel Featured In The Sixth Episode Of ABC’s Hit Romance Reality Series The Bachelor

The Bachelor Lands In Taupo And Enjoys The Hilton

This information originated in Australian English.

February 12, 2014

LAKE TAUPO, New Zealand - Hilton Lake Taupo accommodated the cast and crew on the sixth episode of The Bachelor. The episode featured a special group date and two one-on-one dates with the newest Bachelor, Juan Pablo Galavis. The episode was scheduled to air Monday, February 10, 2014, at 8/7c on ABC.

When Juan Pablo Galavis, a former professional soccer player from Venezuela, stepped out of the limo last season to meet Bachelorette Desiree Hartsock, he also stepped into the hearts of female fans across the country, women who were taken with his sincerity, easy-going charm and good looks. The dashing single dad, very devoted to his young daughter, Camila, was ready to find love. Despite failing to win Desiree's heart, Juan Pablo became one of the most talked-about men of the season; now, he is back with his own chance to find the love of his life and a wife - as well as a stepmother to his daughter - from among 27 beautiful bachelorettes. Follow Juan Pablo's search for his soul mate in the 18th edition of The Bachelor Mondays (8:00-10:01 p.m., ET) on ABC.

About Hilton Lake Taupo Hotel
Conveniently located in the heart of the North Island, Hilton Lake Taupo commands magnificent views over New Zealand's largest lake and beyond, where the majestic mountains of the Tongariro National Park dominate the skyline.

Since 1889, Hilton Lake Taupo has been an iconic landmark. Today, this distinguished hotel combines Victorian grandeur with contemporary comfort and amenities. In the hotel's 113 rooms and suites, style, function and comfort blend harmoniously to create a sanctuary for rest and relaxation. For families, groups and those staying a little longer, one to three bedroom apartments offer a convenient option.

Hotel leisure facilities include an outdoor thermally heated swimming pool and spa pool, tennis courts and a beautifully appointed fitness centre with steam room and sauna.

Flagship restaurant and bar, Bistro Lago is well-renewed in New Zealand for being one of the best dining destinations in the country with an inspired menu created by New Zealand celebrity chef Simon Gault.

About The Bachelor
On ABC's hit primetime reality series The Bachelor, one lucky man is offered the chance to find true love. A single and eligible Bachelor embarks on a romantic journey, getting to know a number of beautiful women, gradually narrowing the field as he continues his search for his soul mate. At the end of this romantic voyage, if he has found the one, will there be a proposal - and will she say yes? Hosted by Chris Harrison, The Bachelor is produced by Next Entertainment in association with Warner Horizon Television.

The 18th season of The Bachelor airs Mondays 8/7c on ABC. For more information on The Bachelor, visit http://abc.go.com/shows/the-bachelor.

Media can access additional information about Hilton Lake Taupo at http://news.hilton.com/laketaupo.

Contact

Cristina Magni
Hilton Auckland and Hilton Lake Taupo
+64 9 978 2016
cristina.magni@hilton.com

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