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Baycrest Lodge

4.5 of 5 79 Mere Rd, Taupo, 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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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Checking in was an absolute breeze. Really wish I had caught the gentleman's name, but was almost comatose after a long day driving. This hotel has a really lovely view and rooms are extremely well appointed. Would recommend this hotel to anyone and woukd gladly stay there myself anytime. Wish we had been able to stay longer.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I rate this place. Very comfortable, immaculate, quiet place to stay. The host was very jovial, friendly and nothing was too much trouble. The facilities are first class. It is located in a quiet street, yet is literally across the road from the waterfront. We walked along the lake after dinner, what a way to see and end to the... More 

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Matamata, Waikato, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed 2 nights here in January at peak holiday time and have to say it is one of the best motels we have stayed at in Taupo - and we have stayed in many over the years. Very friendly greeting and efficient check in process, clean and modern rooms with plenty of space. We were upstairs and had glorious... More 

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Caloundra, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked and stayed three nights in January this year. The Motel is situated a good 10 to 15 minute walk to the nearest eatery,so most of the time we found ourselves having to drive to dinner each night. The Motel is just off the main road so it was fairly quiet, with only a 2 minute walk to the lake.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a week at this motel and loved every second we were here. The motel has amazing facilities that are perfect for families from the lovely spacious rooms to the thermal pool and its great location..5 mins walk to the late. All of this is topped off by the private thermal tubs in each room and the awesome managers... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Given this motel is rated in the top 20% for the tourist hot-spot of Taupo, and was the most expensive we stayed at by a wide margin, my expectations were high. The motel was clean, neat and in good order but did not live up to expectations nor value for money. Location is in a residential area a bit out... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

We area family of four who travel through Taupo a couple times a year and usually stay at a slightly cheaper motel (only $15.00) less. But every penny counts right! Well this time we decided to splurge out a little more. We are so pleased we did. Upon driving in, the motel looked very tidy but perhaps a little bland.... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Me and my family stayed at Baycrest Lodge for one night in December and were very happy with our stay! We stayed in an Executive Spa Family Room with View and it was absolutely beautiful! When we arrived the check-in was smooth and pleasant, staff were extremely helpful and chatty! When we got into our room we were blown away... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Stayed here last weekend after doing a bit of research on trip advisor etc we chose this one for a one night stay. First off id like to mention the service.. really nice and welcoming which is sometimes hard to come by. Secondly the location.. one minute walk from lake Taupo and 5 min drive from the centre. The room... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Very comfortable beds in pleasant surroundings. Nice people to deal with and slightly out of main shopping area and off main road so nice and peaceful. Thermal pool in own courtyard very relaxing to end the night.

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Address: 79 Mere Rd, Taupo, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Baycrest Lodge 4.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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Hotel Style:
#9 Romantic Hotel in Taupo
#10 Luxury Hotel in Taupo
#21 Family Hotel in Taupo

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