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Lake Taupo Motor Inn

#25 of 70 Hotels in Taupo
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Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked a room with spa pool after reading the other reviews here. Pretty disappointed from our stay. Firstly, the bins and blanket were obviously old and needed replacing. There's a notice saying not to have the spa on after 10pm, so if you were thinking of a good late night relaxing session, it'll have to be before 10pm. The walls... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A last minute decision to have a girls weekend away in Taupo - shopping and a massage and we stayed at the Lake Taupo Motor Inn. Our apartment was very nice - 2 large bedrooms and week laid out with bathroom in between. We didn't spend much time in the room but it was very comfortable. Our only issue was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for 2 nights and we were very pleased with our stay. It was very comfortable and the lady at reception was lovely! The breakfast (cooked and continental options) each morning was a lovely touch.

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1 Thank Sarah M
Manawatu-Wanganui Region, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

We stayed here recently in one of the spa suites. The room was lovely and clean. Breakfast brought to the room was yummy! The only negative thing really was the noise. We could hear everything in the rooms next to us. The lady at the desk when we arrived and when we checked out was really friendly and helpful.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

Have stayed at Lake Taupō Motor Inn on three separate occasions now, and it's always a great place to stop for a night or two. Its convenient location near the Lake and local shops, bars and restaurants make it an easy go-to spot, and it's competitively priced with all the stuff you'll need in the rooms. Staff are always warm... More 

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Charters Towers, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016 via mobile

Booked two rooms for late March/early April 2016. One room was a spa room, the other was a two bedroom suite. The rooms were reasonably spacious and comfortable, reasonably quiet. Brekky was ok. Undercover parking good. Short walk to the restaurants, lake and shops. Well managed. Would recommend.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016 via mobile

Was a very enjoyable night in Taupo; genuinely welcoming staff at the Lake Taupo Motor Inn. The room was spacious and well appointed; bed was comfortable for a good sleep also. Breakfast in the morning was freshly cooked and tasty. A wee gem of a place to stay in Taupo indeed!

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Jeruslem
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016

A very well located motel/lodge near to a variety of restaurants shops and supermarkets as well as a convenient jumping off point for a wide range of tourists attractions .The motel is well equipped and has clean spacious rooms with very helpful and pleasant staff we would definitely stay again if in the area

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016 via mobile

My partner and I stayed here for 3 nights and really enjoyed it. Spacious modern room and quite centrally located. Bed and pillows could have been better but still ok. The spa was great and it was nice to have plenty of towels (a lot of hotels are quite stingy with them!) Was lovely to have a balcony as well.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016 via mobile

Great rooms we stayed in the executive spa suite with views of the lake and mountains. Clean, comfortable, quiet, free breakfast and perfect room with own spa next to king bed. Thank you lovely ladies!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lake Taupo Motor Inn has 32 luxourious & well appointed rooms situated on a side street off the main highway and only 300m away from the CBD & Lake. We also have an on-site restaurant, heated pool and 2 spa's for your convenience. Our Executive Spa Suites also have a view of the Lake and Mountains. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lake Taupo Motor Inn

Address: 33 Kaimanawa Street, Taupo 2730, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Price Range: $89 - $118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Lake Taupo Motor Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
Lake Taupo Motor Hotel Taupo
Lake Taupo Hotel
Lake Taupo Motel
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#26 Romantic Hotel in Taupo
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