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Chelmswood Motel

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#35 of 69 Hotels in Taupo
Certificate of Excellence
06/05/2017 06/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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daventry
Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and my husband stayed for 3 nights in January 2017, not only is the motel in a superior position , the couple that run it went above and beyond the call of duty to help us , they were so helpful about where to go how far it was what is going on in the area, and saved us...

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Thank countrybumpkin50
Chelmswood M, Manager at Chelmswood Motel, responded to this review

Your feedback is most appreciated and we are glad that you could take the time to do so. We all enjoy the opportunity to make trips memorable so it looks like we helped you along the way! Take care and remember to include us in your plans next time.

Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This accommodation is situated in a lovely position and if you book a room with a view that's definitely what you get across the lake with a beautiful sunset. Our chalet room was smaller than expected (from photos) with a family of 4. The living area wasn't very comfy, The beds were comfortable with clean sheets (although only with one...

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Chelmswood M, Manager at Chelmswood Motel, responded to this review

Hi Sarah and thank you for your feedback. We are always available to assist with any issues you might have and our opportunity to do so was lost (even though you stayed for 2 days). When travelling, there is always a solution to any shortcomings you may come across. Stay safe and well on your travels.

Reviewed April 3, 2017

Service was great, we got in late but it was no problem, walked us to the room, had already filled the soaker tub for us, beds were the best we have slept on; lovely views. This will be a go to Taupo accomodation.

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Chelmswood M, Manager at Chelmswood Motel, responded to this review

Hi Barry and thank you for the vote of confidence. It was a pleasure to have you come by and please get in touch any time you are considering a trip to Taupo. Take care and tell your friends.

California
Reviewed March 30, 2017

I highly recommend this property. Accommodations are nice, clean and comfortable. Rich and Sandy were amazing hosts. Very polite, helpful, knowledgeable, and friendly. They truly made out stay even more enjoyable. The location of the property is a little bit out of town (maybe 1 or 2 miles) but I liked that. It was nice and quite, but close enough...

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Chelmswood M, Manager at Chelmswood Motel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for sharing your positive experience....you were very welcome during your stay and our other guests certainly appreciated you being here. You will always have a great time on your travels because of your positivity and interest in all that is happening around you. Everybody is welcome here and it is just how considerate they are to everyone...

Bern, Switzerland
Reviewed March 15, 2017

An amazing find along Lake Terrace, this place is a bit back from the road. My room was at the back of the yard, which made it very peaceful and quiet. The hot pool out the back of the room is a nice touch, but in summer it makes the bedroom even more hot than it already is. The room...

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Chelmswood M, Manager at Chelmswood Motel, responded to this review

Hi Schumi and it is great to have your feedback. We would really recommend trying a lakeview Studio next time....quiet, comfy and best view in town!

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed March 6, 2017

The hotel is well-located, quiet and has parking in front of the unit/room. We had the room with the view of the lake Taupo and it was just beautiful. We also loved and enjoyed our own hot mineral spa bath. There's also a place to have a barbecue. We slept well after the mineral bath, it was good for the...

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Chelmswood M, Manager at Chelmswood Motel, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for taking the time to share your experience. It is most welcome and let us know when you are coming by so we can help select a room for your family.

Terrigal, Australia
Reviewed February 24, 2017

Stayed 1 night recently with friend. Staff were very welcoming and offered vouchers for coffee at local café and discount at local pub for dinner. Out of town but short drive- across from the lake. Room very clean with small kitchenette which included microwave, toaster and kettle, cutlery and crockery, and small table and chairs. Beds comfortable. Didn't get a...

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Chelmswood M, Owner at Chelmswood Motel, responded to this review

Hi Lynn Your feed back is greatly appreciated Thank You

Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed February 22, 2017

Right from the get go this place was winning, booking was a treat as the lady booking us in was very polite and pleasant to deal with. Upon arrival we were about an hour early but our room was already ready so that was a bonus. The man who showed us to our room was an absolute sweetheart and made...

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Chelmswood M, Owner at Chelmswood Motel, responded to this review

Review greatly appreciated Thank You

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed February 20, 2017

Our group stayed here as we were competing the lake taupo relay. We had 3 family units and the tuatara plunger coffee a bonus. The relief manager went out of his way to assist us even booking the room by the pool so we could have a group bbq and utilise the facilties, very much appreciated.

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Chelmswood M, Owner at Chelmswood Motel, responded to this review

Hi Andy Great to hear that your group had a good time. We look forward to your next visit

Auckland
Reviewed January 17, 2017

Great place, nice and quiet. Management go out of their way to make sure we are happy. Even drove us into town as we were having a boozy lunch -(go to Waterside Restaurant -YUM). The pools are awesome - so relaxing. cant wait to come back soon. thanks Chelmswood!

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Chelmswood M, Owner at Chelmswood Motel, responded to this review

TRUEBLUEKIWIS Yes you are, great to have you with us and we look forward to hosting you again.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Asure Chelmswood Motel Taupo Overlooking Lake Taupo New Zealand. Chelmswood Motel Taupo is a Tudor style complex consisting of 36 units (24) with their very own natural thermal mineral pools. Located at the southern entrance to Taupo with beautiful views of Lake Taupo. One of only 10 properties with SKY Guest Select (60 Plus TV Channels). Easy to find, conveniently located on Lake Terrace (old SH 1) which passes through Taupo on the way to either Auckland or Wellington. Just a few minutes from town, with off street parking for cars, boats, trailers, trucks and more. The complex sits on a very peaceful two acres of grass land with stunning views of Lake Taupo. Asure Chelmswood Motel Taupo is the perfect choice for the whole family, the couple wanting a romantic peaceful break, the over-nighter looking for a great nights sleep to break their journey, or the club who want all the facilities on one site. (Function room and large kitchen). Secure off road parking for your trail bike trailers, race rigs, boats etc. While staying have a fun filled break and use the heated outdoor swimming pool, redwood sauna, grassed BBQ area or one of our bikes to ride around the lakes cycle-ways, or just sit along the front of the complex and soak up the magnificent views of Lake Taupo. Keep in touch by utilising our high speed internet access including free wireless, and catch up on the washing in our Free Guest laundry. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chelmswood Motel

Address: 250 Lake Terrace, State Hwy 1 | Waipahihi, Taupo 3330, New Zealand (Formerly Chelmswood Manor)
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Price Range: $69 - $130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Chelmswood Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 36
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Also Known As:
Chelmswood Manor Hotel Taupo
Hotel Style:
#19 Family Hotel in Taupo
#21 Romantic Hotel in Taupo
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“If you are going to spend your stay in your room, you will want a view, at the front.”
countrybumpkin50, 1 week ago | Read review
“Request a room in the front of property facing the lake”
Ontheroadagain055, Mar 30, 2017 | Read review
“great lake view, mineral spa bath”
TAROTZAMM, Mar 6, 2017 | Read review
“rooms at the front have a view of the lake”
Lyn_traveller13, Feb 24, 2017 | Read review
“lake front!”
See-an-a-looney, Feb 22, 2017 | Read review
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