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Acapulco Motor Inn

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   19 Rifle Range Road | Taupo, Taupo 2730, New Zealand
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Ranked #25 of 72 hotels in Taupo
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Stanthorpe, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I arrived to a very spotless and comfortable room. I was booked on a trek to the Tongariro Alpine Crossing that was cancelled because of lack of numbers. The owners helped me find another option and I was booked on bus to the crossing the next morning. I spent the night after the crossing in one of the most comfortable... More

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is clean, spacious and quiet. The owners are really friendly. It is close to the lake and close to the CBD. Definitely great value! We only stayed one night, but would definitely be comfortable staying for a week.

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Adelaide, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

We received the warmest greeting from our hosts, and lots of helpful information on pretty much everything Taupo! The Inn is situated close to, but not on, the Lake. And close to some nice eating places. It's a bit of a hike to the main touristy strip, if that's where you want to spend your time. We had a corner... More

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Margaret River
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

Clean, close to town, off the main road so reduced traffic noise, reasonable value for money. These are the good bits. Smallish, cooking facilities "ok" but poor when compared to other places. Unfortunately the establishment is let down by poor internet speed/access

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tauranga
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

We stayed only for one night. The service was brilliant. We stayed in a apartment with 2 rooms and a lounge. It was just perfect for us and our little girl. Traveling with a baby is not easy, but having the comfort of not bringing a cot or high chair was just brilliant. The rooms are very clean and the... More

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Wellington
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

We stayed twice, on the way up the island and on the return as a stopover. Booked it through Flybuys (local loyalty scheme). The 1st time we scored a really neat one bedroom suite with a massive double spa bath and nice toiletries, on the return journey, while we got a 2 bedroom unit (for the 3 of us) it... More

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Wellington
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

We stayed at the Acapulco with our 3 children and were very happy with our experience. The booking process and details were all straightforward. The kids enjoyed the small playground. The location was a pleasant walk from the town centre.

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

The Acapulco Motor Inn was well located near the centre of town and restaurants/café/shos. Walking distance to everything, the rooms were clean and very comfortable. Fully self contained and well appointed. Every one was very friendly. The motel was very quiet even though it was located close to the esplanade. Lovely stay, highly recommend this Motel.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

Me and my sister recently booked to stay at this motel via booking.com. we were told that the standard studio had a double and sofa bed so on arriving at the motel and getting to our room, we noticed this was not the case. I went down to reception and Robert the owner was nothing but helpful. He apologised for... More

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Beijing
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

Excellent location steps away from the lake. Should even be convenient for people without a car. Very clean and comfortable rooms. Massive spa bath in the room. Nice cooking utensils too. The dryer at the laundry was very dirty and did not work properly. Luckily we were there on a sunny day so we could just air our washing on... More

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Address: 19 Rifle Range Road | Taupo, Taupo 2730, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > North Island > Taupo
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Room Service Wheelchair access
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Ranked #25 of 72 hotels in Taupo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Acapulco Motor Inn 4*
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