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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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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed in The Nook.....which is really as small as described on the website. My only compliant was that there is nowhere to put your suitcases as the room is very tiny. Was only a 1 night stay but would not recommend for more than that. Owners were very friendly and welcoming, and the quick walk to the lake is a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

nice little spacious room with a spa in the room. very odd shaped spa bath but was still ok. we had a bar heater in room and extra blanket. which we need. this standard of motel stay in NZ really need central heating and warm doona on beds. it would make a lot of difference from travellers end for comfort... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had 2 day stay in Taupo in June. Booked the 1 bedroom upstairs/ down stairs unit with spa. Hosts were excellent, could not ask for better. Loved the view of the snow capped mountains at the Turangi end of the Lake. Unit was very comfortable and warm, had everything we needed for our stay. Would definitely stay there again.

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Whakatane
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great stay at the cottage mews for 3 nights.We've been here a few times now and always enjoy our stay. The rooms are clean, cozy, comfortable and the owners are very friendly and helpfull. We'll be back!

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

Travelling between Auckland and Wellington in the midst of snow, sleet and major road closures. Decided to stop-off overnight at The Cottage Mews Motel in Taupo. The studio unit was spacious, well-appointed, warm and comfortable. Only a few minutes drive from shops and restaurants. Julie & Terry were friendly and hospitable. Free wifi is always useful. I liked their system... More 

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singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was very clean and nice. Owners (Julie and Terry) are very warm and friendly. Convenient location. Free wifi and parking provided. We will definitely stay again if we have a chance to travel to Taupo!

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Thames, Waikato, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for a quick overnighter on our trip north. The owners gave us a very warm welcome and were kind and considerate. The room was comfortable enough but a little bit dated. The spa bath was a nice surprise.

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Maryborough, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very comfortable and private accomodation, thoughtfully designed and decorated. Lovely walk to lake, friendly staff and quiet location. Private courtyard out back. Handy to everything and restful as!!

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

We've stayed here a couple of times over the years. The place is in a great location, only a short stroll to the Lake, good service at the front desk, pleasant rooms with a spa bath, which is a kiddie favourite, and is priced to represent real value for money, I'd definitely recommend Cottage Mews.....

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

Loved the spa bath. Our room was clean, warm and very comfortable, everything we were looking for. The staff were extremely friendly helping us with finding a place to go for dinner and making sure we were comfortable.

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