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The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

If you want to be treated like a child this is the perfect place to stay. Beware, because you aren't aloud to cook any good which has smell or you will get told off. Also expect to have someone knocking on your door looking to inspect the room when you are staying to check you are looking after it. The... More 

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Carterton, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed at the Cottage Mew for two nights. Friendly greeting. The apartment was spacious with a bedroom, on suite and spa upstairs and extra beds down stairs. Everything was very clean and tidy. You can hire canoes and bikes at a very very reasonable price. Good value for money.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a way to end your whirlwind vacation...spent 2 wonderful nights at Cottage Mews a few days ago....wonderfully friendly reception by the owner..Sonia...as others have mentioned a kindred spirit..someone I could definitely feel myself automatically becoming fast friends with...and her cat Lilly absolutely adorable.... The spa tub with lavender gel was a great touch....location..location...location....quick access to a wonderful lakeside walk...a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came to NZ for two weeks. I had two nights previously booked at the Cottage Mews before I arrived. After being there for two nights I did not want to leave and ended up staying for five. When I arrived there was a warm welcome as if an old friend was returning. I found rest here and escaped the... More 

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently stayed for 3 nights in September and would definitely recommend this hotel to anyone. You receive a warm welcome, the hotel is in a fantastic location by the lake and only 5 minute drive from town, very peaceful, extremely comfortable beds and well equipped apartments. Would definitely stay again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

We absolutely loved our double story apartment. Beautiful comfortable bed, big spa, lovely shower, self contained kitchen, quiet and comfortable living area. Warm heating and plenty of room to relax. Sonia was so friendly & helpful, a delight.

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Mooloolaba, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

For a two day stop in Taupo I chose Cottage Mews on location, privacy, price and previous reviews. It was exactly as reviewed by so many others and we were so comfortable and happy with The Nook! The coffee and plunger were a treat. Sonia, a delight. As she told us, The Nook isn't really for long stays or for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 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 July 4, 2016 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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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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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: $93 - $122 (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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