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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
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved staying here! We were greeted warmly by the owners and felt right at home! The room we stayed in was small but lovely, had a small garden patio and kitchen. Everything was clean and tidy. We used the kayaks on property at sunset, it was lovely. Would gladly stay again!

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our stay at Cottage Mews Motel was lovely. We enjoyed the warm room with plenty of heating and kitchen things for making food. We could not fault the place apart from the fact we kept running out of hot water for the spa bath and shower it could only handle one shower a time. This meant that we had to... More 

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New York City, New York, USA
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is great value for money compared to some of the other motels in the area. It is not cheap, but it is not over-priced either. The WiFi was broken while we were there but apparently it is fixed now. There is free and ample parking outside. It is walking distance from the town center. The rooms have a real... More 

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Navi Mumbai, India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very clean and warm rooms, nice location, very cute and thoughtful decor. Will definitely come again. Walked out in the middle of the night to the lake to see the stars and it was so accessible! The jacuzzi was a cool added bonus:)

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Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would definitely recommend this accommodation. Great location, right on the lake, and a short drive to the downtown area. The staff were lovely and very helpful (didn't even charge when I was late to check out). No complaints!

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

Nice place to stay at a reasonable price. Friendly staff. We enjoyed our stay. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

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

Great place to stay, spotlessly clean and very comfortable. Loved the split level; bedroom and bathroom downstairs, kitchen and lounge upstairs. The view from the upper floor is superb. Plenty of car parking. Definitely stay here again.

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

Always friendly and helpful staff. Rooms are clean and the beds are really comfortable. We always stay at this motel whenever we are in Taupo because it feels like staying with friends. We recommend this place as a good place to stay.

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Mount Nasura
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Central and easy to get to (town or back) and very comfortable. The room was a good size and didn't make us feel we were being squashed. The staff were friendly and helpful (nice to hear a friendly voice and face). Within walking distance from town.

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Hawkinge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We sadly only stayed here for one night much to our regret. What a lovely place in a superb spot. Absolutely perfect location by the lake, walking distance down the path to the shore. We had the smallest cottage but it was more than adequate with a little kitchen, sitting area, outside private courtyard with a table and chairs. It... More 

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MewsTaupo, Manager at The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo, responded to this review

I loved meeting you both and hearing about your cruise adventure. Hope the homeward journey has gone well and that you have many more amazing memories. Thanks for stopping off in New Zealand! More 

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