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    Utopian Motel Taupo

    76 Kaimanawa Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent4%
    • Very good18%
    • Average19%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible48%
    Apr 1, 2017
    “poor wifi and uncleaned room”
    Jan 29, 2017
    “Not the same”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Laundry Service
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 77 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    On arrival there were guests on top balcony smoking in a non smoking motel. Reception was unattended on arrival. Reception was dark filthy and stank, Gib dust all through out the reception office. The smell was of the marijuana type and the atmosphere felt like...More

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    Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

    We booked two double deluxe rooms which were anything but. The room had a small kitchenette that was dirty, had only odds and sods cutlery, crockery. No mugs, glasses or kettle, expired uht milk. The shared bathroom was with a budget room next door so...More

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    Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

    Having travelled for the last 2.5 years and recently settling in Auckland, we've stayed in a lot of budget accommodation. We expect a basic, clean and no-frills place to rest our heads. We didn't come here with high expectations. But this place was beyond grim....More

    2  Thank laurahuet
    Reviewed April 1, 2017

    the worst wifi connection, where as the room was not even cleaned found used towels and few rubbishes from previous guests. had a shared bathroom which was attached to my room but the doors were not able to be locked from inside. the milk provided...More

    2  Thank Pramit G
    Reviewed March 28, 2017 via mobile

    A budget hotel? Yes. Did I expect the Hilton? No. But I did expect a little bit more for $120 a night. The gentlemen on reception was having a very unfortunate day by the looks of it. "Leak in two rooms meaning no hot water...More

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    Gables Lakefront Motel
    696 reviews
    #1 of 69 hotels in Taupo
     
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    2,062 reviews
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    Beechtree Motel
    637 reviews
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    Chantilly's Lake Taupo
    164 reviews
    #17 of 69 hotels in Taupo
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • $44 - $3,680 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Taupo District >
    • Taupo
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    Response from Brendon W | Reviewed this property |
    We only wished we had read the feedback before staying. We will remember this place for all the wrong reasons!
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    "don't even think of this motel"
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    "They have a selection of different room make ups BUT as written, I booked 6mth in advance and it means..."
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