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4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   138 Lake Terrace, Taupo, New Zealand (Formerly Quality Inn Sails Taupo)
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Ranked #21 of 72 hotels in Taupo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this accommodation, last weekend (8th August to 10th August). This wasn't our first choice of hotel as we had a booking else where but due to a mishap, we ended up here and so glad we did. Richard and Karen are such lovely people and so hospitable and ensured we had a great stay! I've also reviewed... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

I don't want it to sound like I am putting this facility down, actually it was quite nice. But that really is the point. It was just plain nice. Nothing special perhaps aside from the heated tiled bathroom floor. Layout was fine, the facilities more than enough, however given the price (certainly when compared to what we paid at the... More

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Great hotel. I had a later arrival and staff had pre-warmed the room, got my breakfast ready and done a great turn-down. View was great, room was large and staff very welcoming. This was the best Best Western I'd stayed at in NZ yet. Reasonable pricing as well. Will stay again.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

We phoned the motel as we were behind schedule and not due to arrive until 11pm so our room was left with lights on and key in door and ....milk in fridge. Unfortunately the windows were also left open and we had hundreds of tiny flies to greet us on arrival. The room is huge and lovely and clean, maybe... More

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

From the moment we arrived we were greeted with warm friendly service & very efficient. Lovely Clean & well equipped unit with comfortable bed. I agree with all the other great reviews this place is awesome. We will be back Thanks for a great stay.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We stayed one night. Upstairs room at front with lake view & small balcony, was worried about traffic noise but this died down in the evening. Very clean & tidy, nice spa bath. Did not cook but kitchen was well equipped and milk supplied for tea & coffee (plunger coffee).

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Kalgoorlie,Western Austarlia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

Sails Taupo is definitely right up there with some of the best motels my wife & I have stayed in. Very clean tidy upmarket and what a view with our balcony looking straight over Lake Taupo. This was the one night of our New Zealand holiday we made our dinner in the kitchen of the motel and ate there, due... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We stayed at Sails during the 2014 Ironman, the location was perfect for my family to watch and follow the race all day. The apartments are well equipped, spotless and spacious. I would certainly recommend to stay here for Leisure or Business trip, the hosts are amazingly friendly and we were very pleased with the service provided by the team.... More

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Warnervale, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

Thoroughly enjoyed our one night stay from the moment we were warmly welcomed by Karen Murphy. Room had 2 separate areas, bedroom plus living with well appointed kitchenette. Great to be able to cook our evening meal in the room and have a couple of drinks whilst the sun went down. A very short drive into the town, shops and... More

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Address: 138 Lake Terrace, Taupo, New Zealand (Formerly Quality Inn Sails Taupo)
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — BEST WESTERN Sails 4.5*
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Quality Inn Sails Taupo Hotel Taupo
Taupo Quality Inn

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