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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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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 6 days ago NEW

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 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago

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

My boyfriend and I decided to get away for a night and we're so glad we chose this hotel! Great value for money and in a great location. It's located on the main road going around Lake Taupo and although there was a lot of traffic when we arrived the cars dispersed by early evening and there was no traffic... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for 2 nights and the room was lovely: great view, great location, well-appointed with comfortable bed and linen. It was spotlessly clean and modern. We would recommend Baywater Lakeview as a place to stay.

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

We stayed for 2 nights in January. Our room was clean and well appointed. The spa bath was lovely with a lake view and easy viewing of the flat screen TV. Our room was on the ground floor, a stone's throw from the lake shore but across a busy road. The patio was sunny and private behind an attractive low... More 

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Russell, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Overall a very pleasant room with a nice view over the lake and out to Mt Ruapehu. Our 1 night there was marred by two faults: 1. the empty spa bath spontaneously (and bizarrely) switching itself on at 7:32am waking us from a deep sleep and 2. the poor WiFi reception in our room (one of the more expensive rooms... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

We stayed at Baywater for one night during our trip around New Zealand. The apartment was clean and tidy and well presented. The only fault that we could find was that the bed was a rock but you get that. Overall was good value for the location and proximity to everything. Would recommend this to our friends and family.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

My hubby and I were here for only 1 night on 27.11 and we absolutely enjoyed the place. We were welcomed by the owner and lovely granddaughter who showed me to my room. Before booking, I checked out dozens of other motels nearby but settled for the one which I was very sure could give me the best lake views.... More 

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Steve D, Manager at Baywater Lakeview Motel, responded to this review

Many thanks for you review. We are glad you enjoyed you stay with us. More 

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Additional Information about Baywater Lakeview Motel

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
#10 Family Hotel in Taupo
#29 Romantic Hotel in Taupo

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