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Lake Taupo Motor Inn

3.5 of 5 Motel   |   33 Kaimanawa Street, Taupo 2730, New Zealand
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Ranked #34 of 72 hotels in Taupo
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
bevchris Christchurch, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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195 reviews 195 reviews
168 hotel reviews
192 helpful votes 192 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 2 nights here. The location is handy to shops and restaurants. Our room was spacious. The bathroom had no amenities though, only soap. Shampoo would have been nice. The soundproofing is not great. We could hear everything going on in the room next door. We would stay elsewhere next time.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I travelled here from Auckland on business and stayed here one night, I have to say I am really happy with both the room but mostly the service, they are welcoming and accommodating and even when I had a silly request about the lights it was still attended to immediately and still really friendly.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
18 reviews 18 reviews
17 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have stayed here a number of times on business, and last week stayed with my family during school holidays for a night. Its not 5 star, but it is modern clean tidy, pleasant and excellent value for money. Great for a night or two. And the cooked breakfasts are a great start to the day! Good Wifi, which is... More

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Napier, New Zealand
15 reviews 15 reviews
13 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I just stayed here for 2 nights stayed in a room with a king and single bed, and a spa tub in the room. Rooms are clean, I had a cooked breakfast delivered both mornings which was included in the price. Very spacious rooms, had a balcony. Would go back for sure. Friendly lady at reception and happy to help.

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We had a lovely stay in the small, but clean and modern 1 room motel. The location was close to town and easy to find. The staff in the office were welcoming. We had a complimentary breakfast which was on time and delicious. We had a lovely time and would stay again

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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Got a room here on wotif for $130 including a cooked breakfast delivered to our room. Very comfortable, tasty breaky and delightful service. The only thing I would mention is that the pillows were a little hard, but I'm really fussy with my pillow!

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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Good location, walking distance to town. The room was very clean and tidy and had a wonderful view of the lake & mountain. The breakfast included in the room rate was nice enough. Only negative was the mattress on the bed was old and had springs poking out which made it fairly uncomfortable and caused roll together. The two other... More

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Whangamata, New Zealand
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014 via mobile

Close to shops and cafes. Reasonably priced and very clean. Reception friendly but professional. Lounge furniture looking shabby but other units did have more robust leather furniture. Nice and quiet.Would stay again.

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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Had previously stayed here with family and this time we arrived here late in the day without booking. Greeted by helpful staff who, when we asked for a one bedroom unit explained they only had two bedroom left but could give it to us at a reduced price. Great service. The unit was very clean and tidy with comfortable bedding.... More

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Shropshire, UK
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76 reviews 76 reviews
32 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

We have stayed here 3 times before and always find it to be comfortable and good value. This time we stayed in one of the 2 bedroom units for 2 nights. They are in a single storey block of 8 units immediately adjacent to the main 2 storey block. The unit was fine for us but for 4 people may... More

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Address: 33 Kaimanawa Street, Taupo 2730, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Lake Taupo Motor Inn 3.5*
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Lake Taupo Motor Inn has 32 luxourious & well appointed rooms situated on a side street off the main highway and only 300m away from the CBD & Lake. We also have an on-site restaurant, heated pool and 2 spa's for your convenience. Our Executive Spa Suites also have a view of the Lake and Mountains. ... more   less 
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