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The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo

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311 Lake Terrace, Taupo, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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69 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The first night of a 6wk roadie and the bar was set pretty high by this place. We had a lovely host who really couldn't do enough for us. We stayed in two level place with a bedroom and spa upstairs, kitchenette and living space with two single beds downstairs. Comfortable, clean, but a little dated. My only niggle was... More 

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

I stayed here over Easter earlier this year and it was fantastic. The cottage was spacious and clean, the staff were helpful and friendly and is a beautiful walk away from town. The cottages are reasonably priced and have everything you need inside.

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was one of our favorite places to stay while we were in NZ for a month. Very spacious & clean. Just be careful with the lavender gel in the bath (use very little). The staff / owners were so friendly & eager to assist. A really get stay.

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Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Motel is well placed and presented and really close to the city centre. the rooms are immaculate and the kitchen facilities really welcome. we would have loved to stay longer but the one night was memorable. Kudos to the owners who add character to the place.

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Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked into Cottage Mews for a night. The units are all very clean and tidy. The facilities are great. It is a safe and comfortable place to stay. The units are priced very reasonably and the owners are very welcoming to guests. Will definately stay at Cottage Mews again when visiting Taupo. We have found a great place.

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Hastings, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely stay with my daughter and granddaughter just for overnight. Very comfy, cosy and a great spa bath. Very easy to find and wonderful hosts. Would definitely stay again. Very friendly and helpful.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Cottage Mews Motel is a treasure, tucked away on the lakeside in Two Mile Bay this motel was a real find. Everything was great, the style of the 10 unit motel, scented gardens, lovely modern units and amenities and so clean! The owners deliver terrific service, so warm and friendly, and the prices very good value. This motel is... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our time was limited on this trip but on the next visit I plan to stay for many days. This is simply a very impressive, hospitable and relaxing environment. The owners could not be more helpful, we arrived late but were given a most incredible welcome.

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner and I had the pleasure of staying here for a night while visiting a friend, and could not have had a better stay. I had originally booked a smaller room (the Nook), which while cozy, may have proven a little tight for two guys neither under 6ft in height. So I was very grateful when the manager gave... More 

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

Excellent motel, great service and we will definitely be back! Great access to the lake and really handy to Taupo shops and activities. The spa bath was great and the laundry facilities were awesome to dry our wet ski gear!

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