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Baycrest Lodge

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Blenheim, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Was sad to leave. Had a downstairs unit with outdoor tub which was fantastic! Can't fault anything about the place. Bed was comfortable and it was quiet at night. Don't forget about the heated pool which is kind of hidden from sight if you don't have a tub outside (or even if you do!). It was small but it was...

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Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Great hospitality from Simon at Baycrest Lodge, from booking our accommodation, checking in and departing, very pleasant and friendly. A lovely place, comfortable and clean. We had a king studio, beautifully presented and very spacious. Great view of the lake from our room, own private deck/conservatory. Kitchen had everything we needed and more. Bathroom was nice, towels were comfortably soft....

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We stayed for one night before heading to Auckland from Wellington. I should have planned another night! 7 of us in 2 x rooms. One family room and an Interconnecting Unit. Both with outside spa. 2 Adults with our 5 kids aged 19 - 5 years. Beautiful Clean rooms, family room with an oven. We had lived on Takeaways and...

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Gisborne, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here 12 years ago on our honeymoon, and loved it. Fast forward to now, four kids, less budget. Affordable, spacious, everything you could need in unit including hot pool. Heated out door pool with mini bar, mini library........ticks all the boxes, highly recommend.

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Manukau, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 August 2016

As usual we always stay in this property during our visit to Taupo. This place has never disappointed us in any way....Always delivered what they advertise for. Would highly recommend this place to all readers who would like to stay in Taupo.

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 July 2016

This is one of the few places in the area where you can get your own private outdoor hot tup in a lovely treed courtyard that you fill with thermal hot water. Its a big spa pool/hotub. A small kitchen with hot plates and microwave plus all the needed pots n pans. A big kingsize bed and a sofa bed...

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Room was just what we were after -- clean, comfy and spacious with a private courtyard. The best part however, was the fill-it-yourself thermal hot pool! The weather during the weekend was miserable, but it was lovely to come home each evening and have a nice long soak. The balcony's above provide the perfect shelter, so you can enjoy being...

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Hastings, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 June 2016

What a great location for a weekend get away nice clean and quite room just a shame the weather was not great.a very good view of the lake would be great on a good day will recommend this motel to our friends and family and would stay at that motel again.

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Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 June 2016

I love coming to Taupo knowing I have a great place to stay every time. The rooms are spacious and have everything you need to be comfortable. Having air conditioning make the rooms toasty warm in winter. Great views over the lake.

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Eltham, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Wow what a beautiful sopt with views of the lake and lovely well serviced rooms and sooo warm. Great staff also, very helpful when we needed or wanted advice and tips for our Taupo stay, we had a lovely time. So appreciated the privacy and ease of parking and coming in and out.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience the latest in quality service and surroundings, where traditional elegance blends with a restful ambiance. Baycrest Lodge, Qualmark rated 4 Star Plus is 100m from the main swimming beach of Great Lake Taupo. All 16 units are spacious and elegantly appointed and have tasteful European bathrooms and fully self contained kitchen facilities, including fridges, ceramic hotplates and microwaves. Ground floor suites have individual hot thermal tubs, up to 50'C, 2 of which are full disability access units. First floor suites have large champagne spa baths, balconies and superb Great Lake Taupo views. Super King beds are available in all the studio suites. The 2 room family suites can have either singles or a super king bed as well as the queen bed in the lounge area. Some suites interconnect to make more sleeping configurations. Baycrest Lodge also has a stunning swimming pool thermally heated to between 30'C and 35'C all year round. There is a guest lounge/bar area and a guest laundry on site. Baycrest Lodge is close to a number of restaurants and is about 1 kilometre (flat and easy 15-20 minute walk) from the town centre. It is also in a perfect position to watch many of the major events such as the NZ Ironman. All the suites offer free WiFi (limits apply), Sky's all new 'Guest Select' meaning 50+ channels in every room, 32" LCD TVs with inbuilt DVD player and I-Pod docking. Baycrest Lodge is the ideal place for the discerning traveller, anyone away on business or those just wanting to get away and relax for a time. We look forward to welcoming you to Baycrest Lodge and Taupo. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Baycrest Lodge

Address: 79 Mere Road, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Price Range: $162 - $228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Baycrest Lodge 4.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Flag Hotel Baycrest
Hotel Style:
#5 Luxury Hotel in Taupo
#7 Romantic Hotel in Taupo
#12 Family Hotel in Taupo
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“Ground floors have their own private mineral tub that draws from the geothermal waters of Lake Taupo - Purrfect!”
 of 5 bubbles pmeagher41, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If you want an outside hot tub go for a ground floor room, if you want a balcony & a lake view, go for the upper room.”
 of 5 bubbles mehefinllanmaes, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Service, cleanliness, views, price.”
 of 5 bubbles 388nitak, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Our room was spacious and clean with a comfortable bed”
 of 5 bubbles siloatat, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Personally prefer the upstairs rooms because they each have an awesome view of Lake Taupo!”
 of 5 bubbles alchemy8, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
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