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4.6 out of 5

"Heated pool was great. Room was lovely and clean. Close proximity to town meant we could walk in for dinner etc. " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 26 Jul 2021

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Hotel Description

At Lake Taupo Motor Inn you'll be within just a 15-minute stroll of Lake Taupo and Taupo i-SITE Visitor Information Centre. Highlights at this motel include 2 spa tubs, and in-room kitchenettes and free WiFi.

You can enjoy hair dryers, phones, and irons/ironing boards, featured in all 32 rooms. Kitchenettes come with refrigerators and microwaves, making in-room dining convenient. Free toiletries and wardrobes or closets are also available.

Enjoy the outdoor swimming pool and pool loungers. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

Places within a 15-minute walk of this 3.5-star Taupo motel include Taupo Museum and Art Gallery and Taupo Marina and Boat Ramp.

Ground Floor Studio Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
NZ$148* Per night/room 1 Dec. - 2 Dec.

Two Bedroom Luxury Suite

Bed Count 2 King Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Luxury Spa Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 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 601 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 (262) Couples (217) Business (1) Family (112)
4 out of 5
Heated pool was great. Room was lovely and clean. Close proximity to town meant we could walk in for dinner etc.

Posted by on 26 Jul. 2021

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26 Jul. 2021 by LTMI

thanks so much for staying with us and we are glad you enjoyed it

5 out of 5
Great place comfortable bed and great shower

Posted by on 24 Jul. 2021

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26 Jul. 2021 by LTMI

we are so glad you enjoyed your stay Thanks, Peter, Stephen and Zoe

5 out of 5

Posted by on 20 Jul. 2021

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 17 Jul. 2021

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16 Aug. 2021 by LTMI

Thanks for your review, we’re glad you had a great stay

4 out of 5
The staff were exceptional and friendly. What wadnt so good? The new toaster kept popping the mains circuit breaker!

Posted by on 17 Jul. 2021

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26 Jul. 2021 by LTMI

yes we definitely had a problem with those blimmin toasters, thank you for being understanding, they've now been replaced. We are glad you still enjoyed your stay Thanks, Peter, Stephen and Zoe

5 out of 5
Great all rounder place to stay.

Posted by on 22 Jun. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

26 Jul. 2021 by LTMI

we are so glad you enjoyed your stay Thanks, Peter, Stephen and Zoe

5 out of 5

Posted by on 4 Jun. 2021

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26 Jul. 2021 by LTMI

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay Thanks, Peter, Stephen and Zoe

5 out of 5
Great location, very comfortable, refreshing and spacious

Posted by on 6 Apr. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

16 Apr. 2021 by LTMI

Thanks for your review, we are glad you had a great stay. Regards Stephen Zoe and Peter

5 out of 5
lovely room, very enjoyable stay! Will be back again.

Posted by on 29 Mar. 2021

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29 Mar. 2021 by LTMI

Thanks so much for your lovely review, we’re glad you had a great stay

5 out of 5
Great property for the family. Clean and tidy, welcoming staff and awesome pool!!!

Posted by on 28 Jan. 2021

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28 Jan. 2021 by LTMI

Thanks! So glad you enjoyed your stay, thanks Peter, Stephen and Zoe

About the Lake Taupo Motor Inn

Location 33 Kaimanawa Street, Taupo, 3330

Property Features

Lake Taupo Motor Inn offers its guests 2 spa tubs and an outdoor pool. WiFi is free in public spaces. Tour/ticket assistance, barbecue grills, and a picnic area are also featured at Lake Taupo Motor Inn. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3.5-star Taupo motel.

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

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • 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 , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

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

  • In-room kitchenette
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenware
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Wardrobe or closet

Nearby Activities

2 spa tubs are on site along with an outdoor pool.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 7:00 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 7:00 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 7:00 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.

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 Visa, Mastercard, Eurocard, debit cards, and cash. 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 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
  • Property does not offer on-site COVID-19 testing
  • Property does not require health documentation at check-in

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

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

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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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.