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Berkenhoff Lodge

Traveller (17)
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Pool & Beach (4)
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“the kitchen”(18 reviews)
“common areas”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
2 Star Hotel
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All reviewsthe kitchenshower and toiletcommon areasone nightawesome stayplace to staydouble roompleasant stayplenty of parkingquiet locationon arrivalminute walkswimming poolfree wifibackpackershostelbeds
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Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

I stayed in this place in December. Really friendly place and really good welcoming. And you have a bathroom in dormitory, Tv room with netflix, pool... When I was come back in Taupo in May I didn't look an other place to stay, just here.Thank...More

Thank anandaperle
Response from brett f, Owner at Berkenhoff LodgeResponded May 27, 2018

Thanks for the top response. Glad you enjoyed your trip to Taupo. Happy and safe travels.

Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

Check in process was very pleasant due to the friendliness and helpfulness of the staff member (I think his name was Tony). I had the double room (with ensuite), it was pleasantly spacious although scarcely furnished - just the double and single bed and a...More

Thank maoritraveller
Response from brett f, Owner at Berkenhoff LodgeResponded April 22, 2018

Thanks for the great feedback and glad you enjoyed your stay. We have a free shuttle to the I-Site for those who don't have cars -- its on all the websites and a notice is on the wall at reception. Wish you a happy 2018

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Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

Clean, comfy beds, really nice feel to the place, not noisy at all! Writing on the walls in the hallway is really cool, wish I had time to read it all! We got a twin room with our own bathroom which was nice and such...More

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Reviewed March 21, 2018

This place is really designed for backpacker types, which I'm not these days, but we had a twin-bed room which was basic but clean and functional. This made it good value for the price paid. It was at the edge of town; over a kilometer...More

Thank tootingtraveller2016
Response from brett f, Owner at Berkenhoff LodgeResponded March 22, 2018

Thanks for your nice comments. Wish you a happy and safe 2018

Reviewed March 21, 2018

Unfortunately I can't give a good review about this place. The room which we got was quite dirty (spider webs, dust...) and there were several insects flying around. The room made a scruffy impression all in all. If you flush the toilet, there is a...More

Thank ChrigiZH
Response from brett f, Owner at Berkenhoff LodgeResponded March 22, 2018

Thank goodness the wifi was good otherwise you would have had nothing to do. Have a good 2018

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
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US$27 - US$45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
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Traveller (17)
Room & Suite (8)
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Dining (2)
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"not no12, other rooms seemed better"
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"Any room would be great I guess"
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"I would avoid this place altogether; I'm sure there are better places to be found and a little closer to..."
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"En- suite rooms good value"
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