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    Colonial Lodge Motel

    134 Lake Terrace, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
    Lowest prices for your stay
    11/5/2017 11/6/2017
    Traveler (37)
    Room & Suite (18)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    • Excellent52%
    • Very good23%
    • Average19%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Wheelchair access
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 61 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The motel was clean, quiet and in a good spot for a walk along the lakefront into town for breakfast - good value for money and would recommend! Friendly hosts and while it was busy it was still quiet.

    Thank mhbsika
    Reviewed September 14, 2017

    We wanted a quiet weekend in Taupo to chill out after no holidays for a year.. our only stipulations were spa bath in the room, good wifi and nice and quiet. Firstly the owners are fantastic. They have to be, they collect owls (.not live...More

    Thank shower1
    Response from Noel B, Owner at Colonial Lodge MotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi. Thanks for your review. Our Motel is also our Home and we are proud of our home. Each week we do a little more to enhance our guests comfort. With all the Spa Studios and One Bedroom Spa Apartments just about completely renovated we...More

    Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

    Recently had a family trip to Hastings and stopped at this motel on the Fri night on the way down, and the Sat night on the way home. The manager was very pleasant, the room was clean and a reasonable size and was really quiet...More

    Thank darryl291
    Response from ColonialTaupo, Manager at Colonial Lodge MotelResponded September 6, 2017

    Thank you for your review. We appreciate all comments. It is not possible to satisfy all Guests we have found. We are proud of the 4.5 & 5 score we continually get on various websites from guests that appreciate our property. We are sorry if...More

    Reviewed August 10, 2017

    It is obvious that the hosts care about their establishment and attention is paid to the finer details eg nice crockery, flowers in pots, a well kept garden, even a pillow for the spa bath. Loved the spa bath and bathroom. Refurbished unit. Warm unit...More

    Thank susiejean2016
    Response from ColonialTaupo, Manager at Colonial Lodge MotelResponded September 6, 2017

    Hi. Thank you for your review. As you can see it is not possible to satisfy all guests expectations. Our Motel is also our home and we take pride in keeping it welcoming, warm and tidy. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your travel...More

    Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

    My partner and I stayed here last night and it was a lovely place, clean and tidy and a nice big spa bath in the studio room, has everything you need. The owners were amazing in helping us! I stupidly and accidentally locked us out...More

    Thank Melanie C
    Response from ColonialTaupo, Owner at Colonial Lodge MotelResponded August 5, 2017

    HI Melanie. Thank you for your review. SOrry we could not have gotten back faster.It was a freezing night. We were glad to hear that you had a warm sleep once inside again. Hope you enjoyed the places we recommended and also your Coramandel Trip....More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Spa
    • Price range
    • $99 - $166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #8 Spa Hotel in Taupo
    • #10 On the Beach Hotel in Taupo
    • #19 Luxury Hotel in Taupo
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Taupo District >
    • Taupo
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    Traveler (37)
    Room & Suite (18)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Dining (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (32)
    Bathroom (9)
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    "Any room would be fine such are their high standards"
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    "Table with power points located there so there is workspace."
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    "Rooms on first floor provide better views of the lake."
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    "Walking distance to town, shops, food and pubs straight across from the lake."
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