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Baywater Lakeview Motel

3.0 of 5 126 Lake Terrace, Taupo 3330, New Zealand (Formerly Baywater Motor Inn)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Perth, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had an uninterrupted view of the lake from our room and it was breathtaking. The motel is walking distance to the town and it has free parking and Internet. The room was a good size and the owners were friendly and helpful. My only regret was that we were only there for 1 night!

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very quiet and peaceful motel. Nice modern decor, updated in 2013. I like the separate room for the kids with its own T.V. and the giant Spa Bath. Service was good, not obtrusive, which I like. Will stay again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great room with spa, very clean and brill wee kitchen, great shower. Great reception when we arrived and fantastic views from our balcony. Easy walk back into town along lakefront and help from 2 lassies at reception could not be beat, lovely people.

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

Friendly staff, probably run as a family business Room was small because of the large tub close to the bed Second room had two beds and 1 night table because it was impossible to fit another Ok if you plan a short stay, indeed.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

place was amazing, clean, excellent view, would definitely stay again. right across the road from the water and not too far from the shops. it is on a main road so the quietest when your trying to sleep, and also the guy behind the counter could be a little friendlier, but all in all that wouldn't deter me from staying... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had one of the studio rooms which looked directly out over the lake and was beautiful. In spite of the 'studio' title we still had a full sized spa and the room felt in no way cramped - dining table, chairs and two easy chairs plus the very well organised kitchen area and a separate bathroom with large enough... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A terrific location right across the road from the lake. A modern well appointed room that comfortably catered for a family of 4. Very clean and reasonably quiet other than loud upstairs guests.. A short car drive from the main shopping centre.

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This motel was the perfect stopover in Taupo for the night. Excellent location on the lakefront and fantastic views of the lake and mountains behind. The room was modern and very comfortable and an excellent design for families as children have a separate area to sleep and watch television in the family rooms. We would definitely stay there again.

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Papamoa, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

I loved the view from my room on the top floor. Beautiful. The spa bath was enormous. Owners were very helpful and accommodating, seeing as i added an extra person at bookin. Could do with some recycling facilities though.

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

This hotel was the perfect stop on a long road trip with my partner. We loved the location and the staff was extremely friendly. The room was excellent, amazing views over lake taupo and reasonably close to the city and the restaurants. Will be back for sure!

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Address: 126 Lake Terrace, Taupo 3330, New Zealand (Formerly Baywater Motor Inn)
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Baywater Lakeview Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Baywater Hotel Taupo
Hotel Style:
#6 Spa Hotel in Taupo
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Taupo
#11 Family Hotel in Taupo
#28 Romantic Hotel in Taupo

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