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4.6 out of 5

"Beautifully clean and well maintained motel, we’ll definitely be staying again! Thanks ! " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 26 Sep 2020

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Hotel Description

At Lake Taupo Motor Inn you'll be 0.5 km (0.3 mi) from Lake Taupo and 3.6 km (2.2 mi) from Taupo Hot Springs. Highlights at this motel include an outdoor swimming pool, and in-room kitchenettes and free WiFi.

You can enjoy flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, and all 32 rooms feature hair dryers, phones, and irons/ironing boards. Kitchenettes come with refrigerators and microwaves, making in-room dining convenient.

Enjoy the spa tub and pool loungers. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. There's also the convenience of limited parking.

With a stay at this 3.5-star Taupo motel, you'll be 6.3 km (3.9 mi) from Huka Falls.

Ground Floor Studio Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
NZ$140* Per night/room 24 Nov. - 25 Nov.

Two Bedroom Luxury Suite

Bed Count 2 King Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Executive Spa Tub Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

One Bedroom Unit

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Lake Taupo Motor Inn ratings based on 625 Verified Reviews

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

Guest reviews for Lake Taupo Motor Inn

Everyone (269) Couples (230) Business (1) Family (119)
5 out of 5
Beautifully clean and well maintained motel, we’ll definitely be staying again! Thanks !

Posted by , from Bay of plenty on 26 Sep. 2020

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26 Sep. 2020 by Lake Taupo Motor Inn

Thanks for your great review, we strive to make everyone's stay enjoyable and look forward to welcoming you again. Peter, Stephen and Zoe

4 out of 5
Room was perfectly adequate for our needs. Some furniture a bit worn but room was clean and warm.

Posted by , from Wellington on 11 Jul. 2020

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12 Jul. 2020 by christine

Thank you for choosing to stay with us I think you are talking about the dining chairs in the room have been trying to source new ones working on it thanks once again Christine

4 out of 5
Lovely check in, super clean and everything you need

Posted by , from Auckland on 9 Jul. 2020

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9 Jul. 2020 by christine

Thank you for choosing to stay with us and your great review Thanks Christine

5 out of 5
Cheerful greeting rooms warm and cosy Very close to everything Easy parking Awesome

Posted by , from Auckland on 8 Jul. 2020

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9 Jul. 2020 by christine

Thank you for choosing to stay with us and your great review thanks Christine

3 out of 5
Comfortable. Good location. Receptionist helpful. Only parking for one vehicle but we were able to park our second vehicle by the reception area. Only annoying thing was outside lights stayed on all night which shone into bedroom upstairs.

Posted by on 27 Jun. 2020

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27 Jun. 2020 by christine

Sorry you could only park one car but I did explain that we were full and our carpark is only so big Thanks for choosing to stay with us Thanks Christine

5 out of 5
The reception were very friendly and helpful. We felt welcomed throughout our stay. The room was very clean, quiet and perfect for what we needed!

Posted by on 24 May 2020

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25 May 2020 by christine

Thank you for choosing to stay with us and thanking you for your lovely review hope you will return in the furure Thanks Christine

5 out of 5
Friendly staff and an excellent housekeeping team. Great location, an easy walk to town at a fair price.

Posted by on 9 Mar. 2020

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13 Mar. 2020 by christine

Thank you for choosing to stay with us and your great comments Thanks Christine

4 out of 5
Handy to township. Walking distance to shops. Car parks were a bit narrow.

Posted by on 22 Feb. 2020

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22 Feb. 2020 by christine

Thank you for choosing to stay with us and hope you enjoyed and the parking I think everyone seems to have such big vechicles now Thanks Christine

4 out of 5
The spa in the room was the focal point ... great service and friendly hosts :^)

Posted by on 19 Jan. 2020

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19 Jan. 2020 by christine

Thank you for choosing to stay with us and hope you enjoyed your stay Thanks Christine

5 out of 5
Close to town centre, easy walking distance and good facilities.

Posted by on 17 Jan. 2020

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17 Jan. 2020 by christine

Thank you for choosing to stay with us and hope you enjoyed and your lovely review Thanks Christine

About the Lake Taupo Motor Inn

Location 33 Kaimanawa Street, Taupo, 3330

Property Features

Lake Taupo Motor Inn offers its guests an outdoor pool and a spa tub. WiFi is free in public spaces. Tour/ticket assistance, barbecue grills, and laundry facilities are also featured at Lake Taupo Motor Inn. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3.5-star Taupo motel.

  • 32 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 2 buildings
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • 1 conference room
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

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

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: Taupo (TUO) (7.3 km / 4.6 mi)

Room Amenities

Lake Taupo Motor Inn offers 32 air-conditioned accommodations with hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. Accommodations at this 3.5-star motel have kitchenettes with refrigerators, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. This Taupo motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room kitchenette
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenware
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Wardrobe or closet

Nearby Activities

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 7:30 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 7:30 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 7:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7:30 AM - 7:30 PM.
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 48 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving after 7:30 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 1 year old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

This property requires payment 30 days in advance for any bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking.

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 and onsite parking. This property accepts credit cards and debit cards. Cash is not accepted. Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property.Cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.Contactless check-out is available.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • One child stays free
  • Debit cards
  • Events/parties not allowed
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are not provided with hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are not in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are not washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are not cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Masks are not compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Reservation is not required for facilities on site
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service not has not been amended for enhanced safety

Hotel Names

  • Lake Taupo Motor
  • Lake Taupo Motor Inn
  • Lake Taupo Motel
  • Lake Taupo Motor Hotel Taupo
  • Lake Taupo Motor Hotel
  • Lake Taupo Motor Inn Motel
  • Lake Taupo Motor Inn Taupo
  • Lake Taupo Motor Inn Motel Taupo

You should know

  • One child 1 year old or younger stays free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Certain facilities might have restricted access. For details, you can contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

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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