We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
2017-09-03 2017-09-04
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Gables Lakefront Motel

    130 Lake Terrace, Taupo, New Zealand
    Hotel website
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    2017-09-03 2017-09-04
    US$115
    US$111
    SAVE US$4
    US$115
    US$111
    Traveller (133)
    Room & Suite (63)
    Pool & Beach (5)
    Overview
    • Excellent89%
    • Very good9%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “hot tub” (84 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Spa
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    4.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Gables Lakefront Motel
    Deals (11)
    Sep 3Sep 4
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    • Deluxe Apartment, 1 Bedroom (Free parking, Free WiFi)
      US$115US$111
      View Deal
    • Deluxe One-Bedroom Apartment - Non-refundable
      US$115
      View Deal
    • Deluxe Apartment, 1 Bedroom
      US$115US$111
      View Deal
    View all 11 deals from US$111
    Hilton Lake Taupo
    2,079 reviews
    #7 of 69 hotels in Taupo
     
    The Reef Resort - Heritage Collection
    516 reviews
    #3 of 69 hotels in Taupo
     
    Sails On The Lake
    316 reviews
    #5 of 69 hotels in Taupo
     
    The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo
    719 reviews
    #4 of 69 hotels in Taupo
     
    Write a Review
    Reviews (705)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages

    1 - 5 of 689 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    We visited the place with a family of 12, including our 2 grandsons. The place is run by a lovely and friendly couple. The rooms were large comfortable extremely clean and accommodated our large family easily. We would strongly recommend this place and by far...More

    Thank Junaidah A
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

    Amazing view from our window straight across from the lake. Very comfortable and clean with kitchenette and seating area separate from the bedroom. Would thoroughly recommend this motel which is within easy driving distance of many attractions and just 15 minute walk along the lakeside...More

    Thank Timetraveller86
    Response from TaupoGables, Owner at Gables Lakefront MotelResponded 29 June 2017

    Hi Timetraveller86, Thanks for the great review and feedback. It was lovely to meet you both and I really enjoyed talking to you. We are pleased that you enjoyed your room with your own private hot pool and awesome views. We wish you all the...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    My partner and I stayed for a night here while on a trip through the north island. The hot tub was really appreciated and very private. We were really impressed with the extra touches such as new magazines and daily newspaper included as well as...More

    Thank Annabelle T
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Great warm welcome on arrival and lovely people. Rooms are well equipped with new and modern furnishings and appliances. They contacted me when I left my phone charger in the room in time for me to return and collect. Much appreciated, will stay again.

    Thank AucklandKiwigirl
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed here for one night on our travels through New Zealand. The staff were incredibly helpful. The room was spacious and clean. The biscuits and apples were a welcome addition. The hot tub provided a lovely way to relax after a long days travel....More

    Thank gillyhicks2017
    Hilton Lake Taupo
    2,079 reviews
    #7 of 69 hotels in Taupo
     
    The Reef Resort - Heritage Collection
    516 reviews
    #3 of 69 hotels in Taupo
     
    Sails On The Lake
    316 reviews
    #5 of 69 hotels in Taupo
     
    The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo
    719 reviews
    #4 of 69 hotels in Taupo
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$118 - US$184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Taupo
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Taupo
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Taupo
    • #1 Family Hotel in Taupo
    • #3 Business Hotel in Taupo
    • #4 Best Value Hotel in Taupo
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Agoda, Expedia, Priceline, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Orbitz, TripOnline SA, Cheap Tickets, Hotwire and HotelQuickly so you can book your Gables Lakefront Motel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Taupo District >
    • Taupo
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (133)
    Room & Suite (63)
    Pool & Beach (5)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (112)
    Bathroom (4)
    Nearby
    Executive Motel
    231 reviews
    .23 km away
     
    The Lake Motel
    110 reviews
    .23 km away
     
    VU Thermal Lodge
    14 reviews
    .24 km away
     
    Colonial Lodge Motel
    60 reviews
    .04 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Spoon and Paddle
    228 reviews
    1.17 km away
    The Brantry
    598 reviews
    .66 km away
    Plateau
    490 reviews
    1.26 km away
    Dixie Brown's
    1,790 reviews
    1.34 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Great Lake Taupo
    228 reviews
    .12 km away
    White Water World Taupo
    57 reviews
    1.36 km away
    Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort
    410 reviews
    1.57 km away
    Taupo Mini Golf
    52 reviews
    .93 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    desa_plg
    4 October 2016|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from Karen Y | Reviewed this property |
    We had a ground floor 1 bedroom apartment. It had only 1 bathroom with shower & toilet. Modern & very clean. We also had our own private spa. It was in a walled & roofed room off the bedroom.
    1
    Vote
    orangecat0
    21 June 2016|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from TaupoGables | Property representative |
    The drive time from Gables Lakefront Motel to Rotorua Airport is approx 1H.15M. With your check-in time for your flight to CHC, this should be indicated on your ticket for the latest that you need to be there and factor in... More
    0
    Votes
    sc0rpio12
    12 May 2015|
    Answer
    Response from TaupoGables | Property representative |
    Hi scOrpio1, Yes, we have units that have easy access facilities. All of our units have walk in showers and we also have a ramp for wheel chairs if needed. Hope to see you soon. Kind regards, Peter & Penny
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    "Some rooms don't have the lake view but all are across the road from the lake"
    Read review
    "Any room will do."
    Read review
    "do ask for the room with the plunge pool and the rooms in the centre have the best view"
    Read review
    "All u nits appear to have awesome views."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing