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Baywater Lakeview Motel

126 Lake Terrace, Taupo 3330, New Zealand (Formerly Baywater Motor Inn)
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Flinders Island, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed two nights and found everything great from greeting to are well. Had Unit 4 right at the front. Great view of the lake but of course this property is on a very busy road so with that comes the traffic noise despite the double glazing on the Windows. Wonderfully clean unit and would stay again but would ask for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice big room at the back of the complex right up the top allsome view of Lake taupo the owners where very helpful must stay when your in taupo. Can't forget about the big spa pool witch you can still see the view from it.

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Cockermouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This apt. Was spotless with quality fittings and a massive spa bath. Staff very good. Great place to stay. Situated right on the lake and a short walk to nearby restaurants and town. Great boat trip on Ernest Kemp to see the Maori carvings. A must do!

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Timaru
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely loved the stay at the hotel, we asked for a second floor front facing room on the lake front front and that's what we got. The traffic wasn't a bother for noise, but the plumbing in the building was. If someone below us turned on a tap at 10.30 at night we heard it rattling up to our room... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed at the Baywater for our last 2 trips to Taupo for the annual concert. Having stayed at other motels over previous years, we now wouldn't stay anywhere else. Nothing is too much trouble for hosts Stephen and Lynda. Unfortunately we had trouble with the hot water on our room, so were relocated to another unit. When we... More 

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful place to stay, prefect location and great owners. Well done. We always hope that there is vacancies at the bayswater when we are traveling between Palmerston and Auckland. Just fantastic, not to far from town.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well located ... Could enjoy walking down to the lake or take a swim ... All rooms have good views and the balcony is a plus ... Well equipped kitchenette with all amenities to enjoy a family holiday ... laundry facilities help pack light ... good wi-fi connectivity ... The hot tub is enormous and the space could be put... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great lake views and good location straight across the road from the family swimming beach at Taupo. The room was nice and comfortable but could do with some maintenance. The bedside lights both have exposed wires which made them unsafe to use and the spa pool tap handle kept falling off. The spa was a good touch though.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for one night in December 2015. The room was clean and modern with a spa bath in the bedroom. The location of the motel is approximately a 20 to 30 minute walk into the town of Taupo. We had a nice room with a veranda overlooking the lake.

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Leeds
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our first time in Lake Taupo - FANTASTIC! The Baywater Lakeview Motel was FAB. We were there from Christmas Eve and on our arrival we had a card and Christmas Cake waiting for us and then on Christmas Day a box of chocs from the owners - what a lovely surprise! It was everything we expected and more - thanks... More 

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