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4.0 out of 5

"Good location. Room was okay but bathrooms could do with an upgrade. Didnt get room featured in photo on Wotif. Large spacious room. Carpet needed so ... " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 04 Jan 2021

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Hotel Description

At Twin Peaks Lakeside Inn you'll be within just a 5-minute stroll of Lake Taupo and within 20 minutes of Taupo Marina and Boat Ramp. Highlights at this motel include a restaurant and in-room free WiFi.

All 35 rooms feature flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and you can enjoy free newspapers, hair dryers, and irons/ironing boards.

The motel's own bar/lounge is a nice place to enjoy a drink. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities.

With a stay at this 3.5-star Taupo motel, you'll be 2.5 km (1.6 mi) from Taupo Bungy and 3.1 km (1.9 mi) from Taupo Hot Springs.

Room Ground Floor Studio

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
NZ$129* Per night/room 2 Feb. - 3 Feb.

Ground Floor Double Studio with Double Spa Bath

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Room Lake View Studio - King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room Upstairs 2 Bedroom Unit

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Ground Floor Double Studio with Accessibility

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room Ground Floor 1 Bedroom Suite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Twin Peaks Lakeside Inn ratings based on 367 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
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Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Twin Peaks Lakeside Inn

Everyone (210) Couples (72) Business (1) Family (90)
3 out of 5
Good location. Room was okay but bathrooms could do with an upgrade. Didnt get room featured in photo on Wotif. Large spacious room. Carpet needed some repair.

Posted by , from Auckland on 4 Jan. 2021

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4 Jan. 2021 by RJ

Dear Paul, Thank you for taking the time to write about your recent experience with us. Please allow me to extend to you my sincerest apologies for the shortfalls you had experienced throughout your most recent visit. For you to have chosen Twin peaks Lakeside Inn, Taupo as your preferred location and for the experience to have been underwhelming is truly disappointing. Please be assured I have since addressed your feedback with management team. We hope to welcome you back on another occasion. Best Regard's Rajath Medappa Cheranda (RJ) Motel Manager

3 out of 5
Good location Handy to Taupo Property tired needs upgrade

Posted by on 30 Dec. 2020

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30 Dec. 2020 by RJ

Thank You for your feedback.

4 out of 5

Posted by on 22 Dec. 2020

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22 Dec. 2020 by RJ

Dear Valued guest, Thank you for rating us on Expedia. We greatly appreciate your gesture and look forward to welcoming you back again. Warm Regards Rajath Medappa Cheranda (RJ) Motel Manager

5 out of 5
very helpful and friendly the unit was clean and tidy and the bed was comfortable

Posted by , from Feilding New zealand on 12 Dec. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

14 Dec. 2020 by RJ

Thank You for your positive response.

4 out of 5

Posted by on 29 Nov. 2020

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12 Dec. 2020 by RJ

Thank You for rating us on Expedia.

5 out of 5
Lake view was great. Friendly service at Bar Restaurant. Parking was a bit tight.

Posted by , from Rotorua on 2 Nov. 2020

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9 Nov. 2020 by RJ

Thank you for your feedback. We greatly appreciate your gesture.

5 out of 5
Lake view was a bonus as was bar on site with some good English ales on offer

Posted by , from Christchurch on 2 Nov. 2020

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9 Nov. 2020 by RJ

Thank you for your feedback. We greatly appreciate your gesture.

4 out of 5
Nice location..great view ...no ventilation in bathroom

Posted by , from Nz on 24 Oct. 2020

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27 Oct. 2020 by Tina

Thank you for staying with us. We appreciate your feedback.

4 out of 5
Clean unit. Quiet location & fantastic views of mts right outside our door Close to town, green area next door brilliant for kicking football with grandkids.

Posted by , from Napier on 8 Oct. 2020

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9 Oct. 2020 by RJ

Dear Deirdre, Thank you so much for your feedback. We truly value your remarks. We want to provide a truly unique experience, and we are thrilled that we were able to exceed your expectations. We cannot wait to welcome you back on the next occasion. Kind regard's Rajath Medappa Cheranda (RJ) Motel Manager

4 out of 5
Everything is awsome except the wifi downloading speed.

Posted by , from Auckland on 5 Oct. 2020

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6 Oct. 2020 by RJ

Thank You for the feedback

About the Twin Peaks Lakeside Inn

Location 76-80 Lake Terrace, Taupo, 3330

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. Twin Peaks Lakeside Inn also features tour/ticket assistance, laundry facilities, and dry cleaning/laundry services. This 3.5-star Taupo motel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 35 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Newspapers for purchase
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Transport

  • Airport: Taupo (TUO) (6.8 km / 4.2 mi)

Room Amenities

Twin Peaks Lakeside Inn offers 35 air-conditioned accommodations with complimentary newspapers and hair dryers. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers and complimentary toiletries. This Taupo motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Air conditioning

Food & Drink

Jolly Good Fellows - Onsite restaurant. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 8 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday - Saturday: 7:30 AM - 9 PM
  • Sunday - Sunday: 8 AM - 8 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 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.

This property's front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday - Saturday: 7:30 AM - 9 PM
  • Sunday - Sunday: 8 AM - 8 PM
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property in advance of arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving after 8:00 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.

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.

No onsite parking is available. This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a security system in each accommodation. 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.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards
  • Staffed front desk
  • Security system
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property is not currently implementing any guest safety measures
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association

Hotel Names

  • Twin Peaks Lakeside
  • Twin Peaks Lakeside Inn
  • Twin Peaks Lakeside Inn Taupo
  • Twin Peaks Lakeside 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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