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4.3 out of 5

"The staff were very helpful and friendly the accommodation was clean and tidy. as the property is being sold the general maintenance had been left, bu ... " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 11 Jan 2020

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Hotel Description

Rainbow Lodge - Hostel puts you in the heart of Taupo, within a 20-minute stroll of Taupo Marina and Boat Ramp and Taupo Museum and Art Gallery. Highlights at this hostel include free self parking and a sauna.

Free WiFi and safes are featured in all 21 rooms. Housekeeping is available once per stay.

Enjoy access to bike rentals and hiking/biking trails. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas, laundry facilities, and a microwave in a common area.

Sights within a 20-minute walk of this Taupo hostel include Taupo Bungy and Lake Taupo.

Standard Double Room, Shared Bathroom

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
NZ$52* Per night/room 19 Apr. - 20 Apr.

Standard Twin Room, Shared Bathroom (Standard Dorm Room 2 Bed)

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Twin Room, Ensuite (Ensuite Dorm 2 Bed)

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Shared Dormitory, Ensuite (Ensuite Dorm 6 Bed)

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Shared Dormitory, Ensuite (Ensuite Dorm 4 Bed)

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Double Room, Ensuite

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Rainbow Lodge - Hostel ratings based on 21 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.3 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 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Rainbow Lodge - Hostel

Everyone (16) Couples (2) Family (3)
3 out of 5

Posted by on 12 Aug. 2020

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5 out of 5
The staff were very helpful and friendly the accommodation was clean and tidy. as the property is being sold the general maintenance had been left, but still good facilities. I would recommend them to friends.

Posted by on 11 Jan. 2020

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4 out of 5
Really friendly staff and 24 hr access to kitchen. Good location

Posted by on 27 Dec. 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 5 Dec. 2019

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 6 Nov. 2019

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4 out of 5
Great for one night. As advertised - would recommend to travellers of all ages. Staff very helpful.

Posted by on 6 Oct. 2019

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5 out of 5
Safe, clean & fun. Great shared kitchen & dining space. Twin bed room with private ensuite grear value for money....& quiet & warm!!!! Very clean. Highly recommend!!!

Posted by on 6 Oct. 2019

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5 out of 5
Friendly staff, easy access, comfortable beds and not cramped, good equipment in kitchen

Posted by on 31 Jul. 2019

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3 out of 5

Posted by on 18 Jul. 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 17 Jul. 2019

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About the Rainbow Lodge - Hostel

Location 99 Titiraupenga Street, Taupo, 3330

Property Features

As a guest of Rainbow Lodge - Hostel, you'll find a sauna, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. WiFi is free in public spaces. Rainbow Lodge - Hostel also features barbecue grills, a garden, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Free self parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Taupo hostel.

  • 21 guestrooms or units
  • 2 buildings
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Refrigerator in a common area

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Taupo (TUO) (8.2 km / 5.1 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Rainbow Lodge - Hostel offers 21 accommodations with safes. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Housekeeping is provided once per stay.

  • Communal kitchen access
  • Housekeeping (once per stay)
  • Safe

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at noon
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 10 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 10 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 10:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8 AM - 10 PM.
Guests arriving after 10:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

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.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Debit cards
  • Staffed front desk

Hotel Names

  • Rainbow Lodge Taupo
  • Rainbow Lodge Hostel Taupo
  • Rainbow Lodge - Hostel Taupo
  • Rainbow Lodge - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Rainbow Lodge - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Taupo

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.