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Baycrest Lodge

#9 of 73 Hotels in Taupo
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79 Mere Rd, Taupo, New Zealand
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Llantwit Major
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35 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just by the main bay road. Probably about 20 minutes walk from the centre of Taupo. Room fairly large, bed comfortable, facilities fine. Parking fine. Had an external pool which we didn't use. We went for a ground floor appartment. The 1st floor appts had bay views, but the ground floor ones had an outside spa for 2 or 3... More 

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Thank mehefinllanmaes
Wellington, New Zealand
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The people at Baycrest lodge are nothing short of amazing. Very accommodating and super friendly. The rooms themselves are great and i would highly recommend the rooms with your own personal spa pool. A great way to relax A+++

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Thank SarahJaneNZ
Perth, Australia
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52 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were booked to stay at Taupo for only one night, but wished we had stayed longer. Our stay at the Baycrest Lodge was ideal. It is situated just off Lake Terrace, so there is no problem getting easy access to the path around the lake. Our room was spacious, clean and comfortable. It was really one big room, with... More 

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Thank Malcolm C
Melbourne
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25 reviews
12 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent four days at Baycrest. It's a great hotel, with a pool and fantastic views of the lake. The manager is really friendly and always willing to help. We had a family room - very spacious and comfortable. There is a laundry onsite as well. The only drawback is the limited car parking but we always managed to get... More 

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Thank MelbourneMacca
Ontario, Canada
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48 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose this lodge because it was within walking distance to the town of Taupo, on the water"s edge of Lake Taupo. It had a king bed, a balcony with view over the lake, perfect for watching the setting sun. Simon, owner, was very helpful. Good Wifi.

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Thank Mary W
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A well located and set out hotel. Great WIFI, a wonderful thermal pool, rooms with a huge selection of TV and Movie channels, cooking facilities, BBQ area and a welcoming host. We walked to a nearby seafood restaurant and had a great meal. All in all a lovely 2 night stay with great vies of Lake Taupo from the balcony.

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Thank daddypig1967
Sydney, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room itself was fine. Spacious with kitchen facilities, dining area and very large bathroom. However, the main room was permeated with the smell of roadhouse toilet sanitizer, which, despite sleeping with the door fully open each night, still gave me a headache every night of our stay. Thank god it was summer or I would have choked. The open... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

We only stayed for one night, but wish it could have been longer. This is a repeat visit, mainly due to the lovely pool, but the rooms are great too. They are spacious, clean and modern. Great for a family.

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Thank adamsjman
Wellington, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

Was an excellent stay at Baycrest in early December! We thoroughly enjoyed the service that was provided, facilities- room and pool and the friendly staff that were there. Awesome deal that we grabbed. Will be back!!

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Thank ashleighp2016
Wellington, New Zealand
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30 reviews
12 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

We stayed here from Christmas Eve to Boxing Day, a family group of 10 of us spread over three units. The accommodation was clean and well-appointed. Staff were lovely and helpful. It was nice to have both the private hot tubs and the larger pool. Will definitely stay here again (in fact have already booked for Ironman NZ weekend!)

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