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4.2 out of 5

"Needed somewhere asap for one night and found this place for a good price . Comfortable bed was all I needed for a good night's rest. " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 20 May 2018

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Hotel Description

At Rainbow Point Motel you'll be within just a 10-minute stroll of Lake Taupo and Three Mile Bay. Highlights at this motel include in-room free WiFi, patios and LCD TVs.

You can enjoy coffee/tea makers, portable fans and hairdryers, featured in all 16 rooms. Additionally, microwaves, premium bedding and phones are available.

Enjoy the 2 spa tubs. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a conference centre and laundry facilities. Each morning continental breakfast is served between 6:30 AM and 9:30 AM. There's also free self parking, along with the convenience of a free airport shuttle.

With a stay at this Taupo motel, you'll be 10 km (6.2 mi) from Huka Falls.

Deluxe Studio Suite, 1 Queen Bed, Ensuite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
NZ$100* Per night/room 15 Dec. - 16 Dec.

Exclusive Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Accessible, Ensuite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Luxury Suite, 1 King Bed, Ensuite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Comfort Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Private Bathroom, Courtyard Area

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Family Apartment, 2 Bedrooms

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 7 Max

Rainbow Point Motel ratings based on 104 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.2 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Rainbow Point Motel

Everyone (68) Couples (24) Family (14)
5 out of 5
Quiet and comfortable. Well equipped room. Good breakfast.

Posted by on 21 Nov. 2019

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21 Nov. 2019 by The Management Team

Thank you so much for your feedback and rating. We work very hard to provide clean, tidy, comfortable and quiet rooms to our guests. Most of all, we love what we do and we look forward to seeing you again.

5 out of 5
I found this to be a great place to stay, hassle free booking and nice friendly service. Nice clean, warm rooms and Thank you for the complimentary wine Edwin, that was lovely. Much worth stopping to stay. Highly recommend!

Posted by on 24 Oct. 2019

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24 Oct. 2019 by The Management Team

Thank you so much for your feedback and rating, Brian. We work very hard to provide clean, tidy, comfortable and quiet rooms to our guests. Most of all, we love what we do and we look forward to seeing you again.

4 out of 5

Posted by on 5 Oct. 2019

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6 Oct. 2019 by The Management Team

Thank you for your rating. Love to see you again.

4 out of 5
Nice and tidy rooms & quite spot not far from Taupo shops.

Posted by on 29 Sep. 2019

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29 Sep. 2019 by The Management Team

Thank you so much for your feedback and rating. We work very hard to provide clean, tidy, comfortable and quiet rooms to our guests. We look forward to seeing you again.

5 out of 5
I had no dislikes and was very happy with the value/price ratio

Posted by on 24 Sep. 2019

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24 Sep. 2019 by The Management Team

Thank you so much for your feedback and rating. We work very hard to provide clean, tidy, comfortable and quiet rooms to our guests. We are very happy that you liked our motel. We look forward to seeing you again.

4 out of 5
Great customer service. Older but very clean and tidy property

Posted by on 16 Sep. 2019

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16 Sep. 2019 by The Management Team

Thank you so much for your feedback and rating. We work very hard to provide clean, tidy, comfortable and quiet rooms to our guests. We are very happy that you liked our service. We look forward to seeing you again.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 12 Sep. 2019

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13 Sep. 2019 by The Management Team

Thank you for your rating. Much appreciated.

5 out of 5
Late check in made easy by owner. Text me through check in and check out procedure. Room was clean and comfortable. Would recommend to others.

Posted by on 3 Sep. 2019

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4 Sep. 2019 by The Management Team

Thank you so much for your feedback and rating. We work very hard to provide clean, tidy, comfortable and quiet rooms to our guests. We are very happy that you liked our service. We look forward to seeing you again.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 11 Aug. 2019

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12 Aug. 2019 by The Management Team

Thank you for your rating. We work hard to provide clean, tidy and quiet rooms to our guests. Look forward to your next stay.

3 out of 5
It was ok. Needs some love and new items required. For the money it was ok. Spa was nice tho

Posted by on 15 Jul. 2019

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15 Jul. 2019 by The Management Team

Thank you for your feedback and rating. We are continuing to upgrade as we go and hopefully on your next stay you can see the difference. We strive to provide clean, comfortable, tidy and quiet room. Look forward to your next stay.

Property Features

Rainbow Point Motel offers its guests 2 hot tubs. Public spaces have free WiFi. A roundtrip airport shuttle is free (available on request). A library, tour or ticket assistance, and a BBQ are also featured at Rainbow Point Motel. Free self parking is available. This Taupo motel is smoke free.

  • 16 guestrooms or units
  • Conference centre
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Wedding services available
  • Library
  • Corner/local shop
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in lobby
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free long-term parking , Free self parking , Free RV, bus, truck parking , Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Property shuttles: Free airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking, extended parking, and RV/bus/truck parking

Room Amenities

Rainbow Point Motel offers 16 forms of accommodation which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Rooms open to patios. Beds feature premium bedding. LCD televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include a shower. This Taupo motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and portable fans. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Private patio
  • LCD television
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Heating
  • Portable fan
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a continental breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

Nearby Activities

2 hot tubs are on site.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 10:30 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - 10:30 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Airport shuttle service is available on request from 8:00 AM to 8:30 PM. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 9 AM - 10:30 PM.
Guests arriving after 10 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Airport shuttle service is offered on request from 8:00 AM to 8:30 PM. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

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

Pets

  • 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 are 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.

  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Only service animals are allowed
  • Debit cards not accepted

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 10.00 for adults and NZD 10.00 for children (approximately)

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

Hotel Names

  • Airport Motel @ Rainbow Point Motel Taupo
  • Airport Motel @ Rainbow Point Motel
  • Airport @ Rainbow Point Taupo
  • Airport @ Rainbow Point
  • Rainbow Point Motel Taupo
  • Rainbow Point Taupo
  • Rainbow Point Motel Motel
  • Rainbow Point Motel Taupo
  • Rainbow Point Motel Motel Taupo

You should know

  • Rainbow Point Motel offers transfers from the airport. Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.

National Rating

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