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Aultmore Hollow

615 River Road | Broadlands, Taupo 3081, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Waterford, Ireland
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39 reviews 39 reviews
20 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Aultmore is tucked away in beautiful grounds designed as a mini arboretum and the property backs onto the river. We elected one night to bring in a takeaway and have it with a bottle of wine in the barbecue area overlooking the river watching the sun go down - how civilised can you get? Accommodation is really a suite with... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We found this place as a last minute resort for accommodation while attending the heart/foreigner concert. Never stayed in a B&B before but from receiving the confirmation email, excellent instructions on" how to find us" , superb hosts, the experience was amazing. We were treated like a King and Queen. With the beautiful gardens, river at your door, birds chirping,... More 

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St Niklaus-Feldbrunnen, Switzerland
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

The location is in the middle of a great garden and close to waikato river. We had our own little appartment for 1 week and enjoyed the BBQ close to the river. Our host Mike gave us every day plenty of ideas what to do and to see in the grate Taupo Region.

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Melbourne, Australia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Aultmore is a beautiful B&B about 20km north of Taupo. I wish we had had a day just to enjoy the property! The gardens are beautiful and it is right on the river (which we were told is quite warm and pleasant to swim in). The room itself is actually more like your own little apartment, with a bedroom, sitting... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

We stayed here for 2 nights In Feb . It's a charming place to stay for visiting Taupo and its beautiful lake(this takes about 15-20 mins in car with detailed directions from our hosts Mike and Julia) or to see plenty of other local attractions in the area eg the dramatic Huka Falls and a little further afield the fascinating... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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70 reviews 70 reviews
28 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2012

We stayed at the self catering cottage, welcomed by Mike who had a vast amount of knowledge of the area and things to do. The location was very peaceful, with lovely well kept gardens. A hammock and sitting area overlooking the river to chill out next to. There was access to the river and a wooden bench to sit down... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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79 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2012

Our B&B near Taupo was very good value. The self-catering accommodation is in a separate building from the main house. It was roomy but a little tired, with a large living room, kitchen and smallish bedroom and bathroom. It had a beautiful garden and is situated next to the river. You can swim there, but it was a little cold... More 

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Fort Collins, CO
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2012

We recently spent two nights here while exploring the Taupo-Rotorua area. It's about 10 to 15 minutes out of town but the setting couldn't be lovelier. Located on the river with river access for those who want to swim, the owners have refurbished the absolutely gorgeous gardens. We had a small back patio to enjoy the view. Mike and Julia... More 

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Perpignan, France
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46 reviews 46 reviews
22 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2012

We stayed in the self-catering accommodation. We chose Aultmore for its location which is well placed between Taupo and Rotorua. We stayed three nights. I must say we had a very good price for the cottage, but whilst the bed was comfy and there was plenty of hot water the place is definitely tired and it was a bit grubby... More 

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
12 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2012

We stayed with Mike and Julia on 01 Jan 2012 and were very impressed with the accommodation, facilities, friendliness of the owners and the magnificent setting of the house. The guest accommodation has its own front door and includes a separate sitting room, WC and bathroom, as well as a large bedroom with access to river via the wonderful and... More 

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Address: 615 River Road | Broadlands, Taupo 3081, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 2
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