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Bella Vista Motel

4.0 of 5 Motel   |   145 Heuheu Street, Taupo, New Zealand
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Ranked #29 of 71 hotels in Taupo
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This motel has it all. The young family staff greeted us warmly and showed us to the room. It was spotless, felt brand new, and even had towel warmers. In a quiet area but still within a nice walking distance of the restaurants and clubs. Would definitely stay at this small chain of motels again.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Bella Vista on our way down to Napier and on our way back to Auckland. The rooms we stayed in were clean, modern and comfortable. It was in easy walking distance to all the restaurants and bars and very close to the Lake. The owners were really friendly and happy to help us out when we needed... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Stayed here for one night as seeing Taupo lake the next day before continuing on to Napier! Arriving late evening after a long drive greeted by a friendly face who was very helpful Great night sleep, only issue was we think there was an open sewage plant near by as there was an awful smell. Possibly we were just unlucky... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
21 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

You always know what you are getting when you stay at a bella vista and this one is no exception. Friendly host. Clean and pleasant room. Good shower and comfy bed. This is the first time we've stayed in a small studio and it was small but perfectly acceptable for an overnight stay. Recommend bella vista.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
20 reviews 20 reviews
19 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

A great two night stay in the Bella Vista with really friendly and helpful hosts. We had an upper floor room which was nice and quiet. The room had everything we needed. We took a trip up to visit Huka Falls and Craters of the Moon which were both really enjoyable. We really enjoyed our Huka Falls River Cruise and... More

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Melbourne, Australia
19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

A very well-presented motel in a quiet part of town, but still close to the centre. The staff are friendly and the grounds are very tidy. My room looked recently renovated, the decor was modern and in great condition. The real coffee was a nice touch. There's plenty of natural light, and many power points. Very well priced and I... More

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Te Awamutu
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

Nice quite location. Very friendly management and very helpful. The Restaurant (Dixie Brown's) they recommended for dinner was a great choice. We had a first floor room which was more than adequate for the job. Parking was nearby and with plenty of room to manoeuvre. Good place for a stopover.

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

Very warm welcome with good recommendations for places based on local knowledge; we therefore avoided the tourist traps of Rotorua. The appt was clean & spacious with an obvious female touch & the hosts very accommodating. It is a bit of a walk from the centre, however the town restaurant portions are very big so the walk back gives you... More

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Havelock North
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34 reviews 34 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

This is the second time I have stayed here but when booking on line I forgot I had stayed here once before. This motel is ideal for a night stopover but lacks facilities for a holiday stay. I booked a studio room which was clean and comfortable and offered all I needed for an overnight stay. Tracey was friendly and... More

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Djibouti, Djibouti
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

We stayed one night. The room is rather average, not realy big. As the entrance door was a terrace doo dacing the parking we coud not really let light i from ths side. Room was clean. The small kitchen is really rather small. Owner was very nice. Nothing fancy, bur overall quite decent and clean.

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Also Known As:
Bella Vista Hotel
Address: 145 Heuheu Street, Taupo, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > North Island > Taupo
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#19 Luxury Hotel in Taupo
#26 Family Hotel in Taupo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Bella Vista Motel 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
From the moment you arrive at your Great Lake Taupo accommodation, you'll enjoy the comfort of modern rooms and the convenience of being located in close proximity to shops, entertainment and outdoor activities around Great Lake Taupo. Bella Vista Motel Taupo caters superbly well for all your business or recreational needs.Our Qualmark 4 star rated Taupo motel accommodation includes studio's through to larger one bedroom units. We offer a range of facilities and services to enhance your stay.Importantly, where our guests tell us that we really stand out is with our friendly service.Great Lake Taupo is a great place to base yourself whilst experiencing all that the Central Park region has to offer. It is well known for the vast array of activities and attractions in Taupo on offer, you have your pick for entertainment. We are happy to assist with planning your trip away. For a delightful and memorable stay - visit Bella Vista Motel Taupo. ... more   less 
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