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4.5 out of 5

"Accommodation is clean, modern, excellent location, hosts friendly. " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 24 Jan 2022

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Hotel Description

At Great Lake Motel Taupo you'll be within just a 10-minute stroll of Taupo i-SITE Visitor Information Centre and Lake Taupo. Highlights at this motel include free self parking, and in-room kitchenettes and free WiFi.

All 15 rooms feature flat-screen TVs, coffee/tea makers, and hair dryers. Kitchenettes come equipped with refrigerators and microwaves, and room service is also available.

This smoke-free motel offers free WiFi in public areas, a garden, and express check-out. Additionally, you'll find spa services and laundry facilities. Each morning full breakfast is served between 7:00 AM and 9:00 AM. There's also the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Sights within a 15-minute walk of this Taupo motel include Taupo Marina and Boat Ramp and Taupo Museum and Art Gallery.

One Bedroom Motel Unit

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
NZ$141* Per night/room 10 Feb. - 11 Feb.

One Bedroom, Family Motel Unit, 2 single beds

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Studio Unit, Spa Bath

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Studio Unit

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

One Bedroom, Family Motel Unit

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Great Lake Motel Taupo ratings based on 28 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.5 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Great Lake Motel Taupo

Everyone (17) Couples (5) Family (4)
5 out of 5
Accommodation is clean, modern, excellent location, hosts friendly.

Posted by on 24 Jan. 2022

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 25 Oct. 2021

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5 out of 5
Service

Posted by on 16 Jun. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

23 Jun. 2021 by Ling

Thank you very much for staying with us. Kind regards

5 out of 5
Liked location, walking distance to town. Place was very clean plus off street parking. Enjoyed my stay.

Posted by on 24 Apr. 2021

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4 out of 5
Loved the closeness to all the food outlets. All within walking distance.

Posted by on 25 Mar. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

25 Mar. 2021 by Ling

Thank you very much for your feedback. Kind regards.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 25 Mar. 2021

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 18 Feb. 2021

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5 out of 5
Friendly staff and very helpful. Spacious unit with a tv in lounge and also the bedroom. Easy walking distance to shops, cafes and lake across the road. Will definitely stay again and reccomend to others. Thank you to 'The Great Lake'

Posted by , from Auckland on 9 Jan. 2021

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 5 Jan. 2021

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 29 Dec. 2020

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Property Features

Great Lake Motel Taupo offers its guests spa services, tour/ticket assistance, and a garden. WiFi is free in public spaces. Great Lake Motel Taupo also features laundry facilities, room service (during limited hours), and express check-out. Free self parking is available. This Taupo motel is smoke free.

  • 15 guestrooms or units
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Garden
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Great Lake Motel Taupo offers 15 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Kitchenettes offer refrigerators, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. 40-inch flat-screen televisions come with digital channels. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room kitchenette
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Digital channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Air conditioning
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast daily from 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 9:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM.
Guests will receive lockbox information.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, and cash. This property advises that enhanced cleaning measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of: COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO); CovidClean (Safehotels - global expert); Safe Travels (WTTC - Global); GBAC STAR Facility Accreditation (global expert); COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC).

  • No lifts
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Contactless food service / room service is available
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of GBAC STAR Facility Accreditation (global expert)
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of CovidClean™ (Safehotels—global expert)
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO)

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 14 and NZD 20 for adults, NZD 10 and NZD 15 for children (approximately)
  • Laundry fee: NZD 8
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2 percent

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

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National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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