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Rainbow Lodge

99 Titiraupenga St, Taupo, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4 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 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed here for 3 nights and really enjoyed my time. It's all really clean and tidy and the stuff is really helpful! You get free coffee unfortunately you don't get free Wi-Fi you have the chance to get it for 4 $ per day. There is a tv room with dvds and sky as well. Movie night is every... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean, comfortable rooms with a spacious and well equipped kitchen and friendly staff with many small services and events to help and entertain travellers. This is an excellent spot to stay for a few nights and hopefully meet some amazing people

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Lyon, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I saw a lot of backpacker in NZ, but this one is one of my favorite. It's in the center of Taupo,just 5min walk to shop, 10min walk to the lake and 25min walk to the hot pools. The rooms are very confortable and cheap, the kitchen is really big and very well equiped (5 big fridges to put your... More 

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Nelson, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

This hostels is so good. The atmosphere is so relaxing. The owners now your names which is such a nice personal touch. The place is clean. The sauna was very welcoming after walking the tongariro crossing They pick you up from bus stop and drop you of when u leave! (My rucksack is heavy so this made my day!!) The... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

We stayed in a private double with en suite for one night. Pros - room was a good size and very clean - hostel is centrally located and a short walk from bars/restaurants/shops - good facilities - kitchen, cinema room etc - staff were very friendly Cons - none

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

My family and I have been staying at this backpackers for over 7 years. We love the atmosphere and al staff are very helpful.Rooms and beds are very spacious and comfortable and the option an ensuite is always a bonus. Location is a 5 minute walk to town and literally a 30 second walk to the warehouse. We will continue... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

we booked in pretty late, the place is clean and tidy. good rooms at a great price. we were felt homely that we extended out stay for two more nights..keep it up for this wonderful retreat. hope to be back soon.

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Good viobe in this place between both staff and other travelers who stayed there during my 2 days. It contains tv rooms with load of DVD's and also sky. There is a pretty big kitchen with all the amenities you want and lots of seating room. There is also some nice outside seating areas. On slight negative some of it... More 

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Rotorua, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

AWESOME HOSTEL! Bustling place was busy when we stayed so the atmosphere was GREAT! Everybody seemed to be happy and doing activities in Taupo which you can book directly from staff which are great! Thank you to the lovely lady Fran and the awesome Matt for the awesome hospitality. We stayed in a Dorm. Bunk beds were quite Cozy. Kitchen,... More 

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Kiel, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

When I came to Taupo U didn't expect to love this place so much. The town itself is of perfect size and beauty, but this hostel made me feel so comfortable and welcome, that I ended u staying about a month!! Either the friendly staff and the atmosphere has given me the best stay I had all around New Zealand!... More 

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