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The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Clean, cosy, and cute! Close enough to shops and food. Peaceful and quiet. My only complaint would be how bright the room was during the night from outside lights that were shining through the blinds and curtains. Had a very enjoyable stay, would definitely recommend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome hostess and adorable cat. Got upgraded to a better room for free. Clean and quiet and a 30 second walk from the lake. If we were to live in Taupo, I am sure we would become friends with the owners. Such brilliant people.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Of all the motels we stayed at during our travels around the North Island, Cottage Mews had the most character by far. We had a two level suite with a spa that felt more like a cottage than a motel room - loved the decor. This motel is located a 5 minute drive or a 40 minute lakeside stroll from... More 

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Grand Junction, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

My husband and I spent a night in this great motel in May 2016. We had a lovely evening there--enjoyed the spa bath! We walked to town for dinner. It's a healthy hike but very doable. Beautiful lake view walking to and from town. I would definitely stay here again.

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Oakland, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

This motel is all about its setting close to the lake. Although it was raining, we had a lovely walk along the lake. The only negative thing about this setting is that, as close as it is to the lake, it's a long walk into town. We never made it.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Sonja and Michael are the perfect hosts ensuring a wonderful stay. They were very informative, caring and nothing was too much trouble. The accommodation is very comfortable, clean, light, bright and perfectly positioned. We loved the little touches making it feel like home away from home. We loved our stay and will definitely be returning in the very near future.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

10 minute drive from Taupo Airport and Taupo Town, 2 minute walk to Lake Taupo. Upgraded to Cottage from Double Room once we saw the differences. Cottage very luxurious and exceptionally high quality throughout, complete with upstairs Bedroom with En Suite Sunken Jacuzzi Bath, and veranda.Fully fitted Kitchen and utensils(incl full Cooker), large fridge with small freezer, with free use... More 

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Pukekohe, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

Had the honeymoon suite which suited as we were there for our anniversary, lovely motel the bed was nice and soft, the spa bath with the lavender gel was lovely. Had a nice view of the lake, and a pathway so we can walk down to the lake. Would stay there agin, lovely host.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

We very much enjoyed our stay - rooms were very clean, serviced daily with clean towels. Rooms were modern and in a great location by the lake. We received a warm welcome from the owner who waited up late for us to arrive and chatted to us daily with recommendations on places to eat. We would definitely stay again -... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

Fantastic motel with extremely helpful and thoughtful owners. We stayed one night at this lakeside motel, but wished we had stayed longer. Sonya, the motel owner, was extremely helpful and went out of her way to help us enjoy our stay with recommendations and local bookings (even offering us a free ride into town in her own car for dinner).... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo

Address: 311 Lake Terrace, Taupo, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Price Range: $85 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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