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Falls Chateau

4.0 of 5 Lodge   |   12 Chateau Crescent, Taupo 3370, New Zealand
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Ranked #30 of 36 Specialty Lodging in Taupo
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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30 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked this on basis of description on web site. Was not expecting to be in part of an upmarket townhouse in a residential subdivision. Took two turns around the block to eventually find the place. Could not recognize it from the website photos and the sign is small. Still wasn't sure I was at the right place till the proprietor... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 4 nights while on holiday in taupo. On arrival it wasn't what we had expected and no signs about how to check in, however a man quickly appeared to explain it all to us. We were upgraded from a queen room to a 1 bed room apartment which was very nice. The room was very clean,... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014 via mobile

Was so impressed with the place untill, a friend stopped in to say hi on a trip up to auckland followed by a knock at the door telling them they had to leave, I was unaware of all these rules! Then to receive an email @ 1am in the morning saying I will be charged $150 extra!!! It's like none... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

We booked accomodation here over 4 weeks in advance. We travelled up from Wellington and turned up at around 7.00pm on a Saturday night hoping to get to see the All Blacks play Australia that night. Arriving at the complex we were very confused as to where to check in or pick up a key. Only a very small sign... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We booked three nights during the week. From the time we checked in to checkout we didn't see any other person. No owner or anything. It's was very strange. When we arrived there was no one to greet us or check us in, we tried calling the number on our booking, but no one answered the few times we tried.... More 

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12 hotel reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

So we tried to check in at our estimated arrival time only to find the place locked and a sign saying it would re-open 2.5 hours later after cleaning, fair enough. Luckily on this account and also another not yet mentioned, that we actually LIVE in the same town and where staying here for our wedding anniversary. So back at... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

This is the strangest place we have stayed of our extensive NZ tour. We booked through booking.com as it appeared to be a very reasonable price. then I read reviews and began to wonder if I had done the right thing. We needed just a place to rest our heads en route to whakatane so we went with it. We... More 

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13 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here after our wedding In April and loved it. My husband had no issues checking in and we arrived soon after midnight to a spacious, modern room which was lovely. The bed was very squeaky and we were woken at about 3am by other guests arriving or leaving which was unfortunate. Cannot be sure if guests were particularly... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

lovely boutique accommodation nestled away from the main center but still close to all the tourist attractions. large comfortable room/appartment great for a luxurious night away or a longer stay without the 'hotel' feeling. The only thing I can complain about was that the bed wasn't in the best condition. Also a word of warning to potential visitors: remember that... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

We had booked a queen room but there was a mix up with the booking so we got upgraded (much to the owners disgust) to the 2 story apartment, as he was showing us around he repeated on a number of occasions that we shouldn't be there and that our room was suppose to be next door. he said on... More 

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Address: 12 Chateau Crescent, Taupo 3370, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Falls Chateau 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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