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Astro Accommodation Taupo - Motel & Backpackers

76 Kaimanawa Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Geneva, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Went there because of the attractive price. The room is correct with fridge, microwave, toaster etc. Should get free Wi-Fi as it is the case nowadays in most hotels...and the receptionist was very hard to contact, never at the reception and the button appearantly not working

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Wellington, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Our room was small and dirty, the bathroom/toilet is shared with another room. Very hot at night, couldnt sleep well... We booked for a night on booking.com and paid 70$ online but they asked for another 70$ when we checked in, claiming that they manage this site as well as this accomodation and so we had to prove that they... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Uncomfortably hot room with soft beds. Wifi abysmally slow, unusable. Kitchen filthy despite arriving right at check in time. Generally very depressing place and we were not given the ability to cancel further nights. Great price, we paid $50/night for a budget twin, but it definitely was a bad choice. Boiler, fridge, toaster, tv etc matters little when the room... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Has everything you need, the beds are very clean and comfortable. Slightly cramped though, and the WiFi is very expensive and very slow. Kitchen is slightly small but well fitted. Overall this was a good place to stay

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Taumarunui, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Arriving at 10am I was told I could not book in until 2pm, this is even when I had booked online, found this most unhelpful as we were going to a concert, after the concert we were not the only ones trying to check in, the receptionist needs to learn a few skills in dealing with the public. As for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

This accommodation is great value for those on a tight budget. The rooms are equipped with kitchen, which allows you to save money on eating out. The bathroom is only shared with one other room which we found very satisfactory. It's a bit of a walk to the centre of town but not too far. Wifi is not free however... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

I booked this hotel through Priceline.com for $75 for one night, in a double bed room with ensuite. Motel: *Free car parking *Communal kitchen Room: *It was a well-warn room but was clean and tidy. *Had a balcony which was unexpected but a nice bonus. *The room came with fridge, microwave and TV. *The bed was pretty uncomfortable. It’s very... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

I booked a single room with shared bath, It was compact, the bed was to soft for my liking. There was nowhere to hang clothes. Cobwebs were everywhere and the shower could have done with a good clean. The spa needed some attention too.

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Auckland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Will pass on this next time,toilet & shower had obvious mould in & around it.Someone left a deposit or five in the toilet great welcoming.Flies and rubbish were right outside the kitchen door with a stench of food and alcohol ended up leaving dissapointed wont be going back again.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The first weekend of the school holidays so accommodation was at a premium. I had a double deluxe with shared bathroom. Room was compact - no where to sit other than on the bed. Noise travels easily in this motel because of the vinyl floors. Room warm and no heating needed. Room starting to look tired - plastering work needed... More 

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