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Sails On The Lake

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New Taipei City
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The staff is very friendly. The room is clean and the bed is very comfortable. We can see the lake from our room. Though we only stayed one night, we had very good time. Definitely we will stay there next time.

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Thank yichen2017
Wiltshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was a lovely motel and comes highly recommended. It is located in walkable distance of the centre on the lake shore with great views. The welcome was extremely warm with plenty of ideas for things to do. The apartment was great - very clean, well equipped and comfortable. There was a small outside area with chairs, laundry and even...

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Thank OldFartonTour
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My friend and I rented 2 rooms for 2 nights and would easily stay again. My room had a balcony with a beautiful view of the lake and the mountains. The owners were very helpful in recommending places to eat and other travel suggestions. Room was spacious and comfortable and Sails offers free guest laundry.

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Thank InsureManDC
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautifully presented place with fabulous staff who made our stay very special. Other half popped the question and I said yes!! The guys there were very happy for us and left a surprise bottle of something when we returned from dinner.. I would recommend this venue to all, long or short stay.. we will definitely be back!

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Thank pennywarne2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hotel staff is very warm and friendly, accommodations are clean and beautiful, location is gorgeous and close to restaurants and entertainment! Room is stocked well with tea and coffee, electric kettle, fridge and microwave. Bed is comfortable. Literally no complaints at all and many compliments!

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Thank Marcus V
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved it here! Beautiful setting, great location and wonderful hosts. We had a room with a view and what a view it was! Amazing room, comfy bed, great kitchen facilities and even satellite tv for a lazy day in. Thoroughly recommended!

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Thank peatyjackson
England
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Large and efficiently run motel facing the lake. Staff welcoming and helpful, and rooms are a reasonable size with fully separate sitting room overlooking the lake. Very well equipped and fully serviced each day. Good view over the lake from our ground floor unit, although the very busy main road runs immediately in front separating the motel from the beach...

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Thank Northerner11
Auckland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Sails for 2 weeks for the first time in January 2017. We were on the second floor of the rear block and had wonderful views across the lake to the mountains. The unit was furnished to a high standard with everything we needed, including good lighting for reading. The unit was kept spotless, the bed comfortable and...

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Thank ross119
Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Husband and I found the service to be friendly, helpful and quite pleasant during our stay. Sails on the Lake was clean, tidy, well set up with everything one might need when staying away from home. The bed was made daily and towels, etc changed, and sink tidied. It felt nice to be looked after, and this was done...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Super friendly and super helpful receptionist/owner. Room was spotless with everything we needed. Bathroom huge, good shower, bed comfy. Very quiet, even though we were in a front room right on the main road. An easy 20 minute stroll into town.

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Jason-SimoneP, Manager at Sails On The Lake, responded to this review

Thank you so much # Shanthe G for your wonderful review of Sails, we are stoked you found everything as it should be and enjoyed your stay with us. Should you ever find yourself in Taupo again we would love to see you return to Sails.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sails On The Lake (Sails Lake Taupo) is just across the road from the main beach on Lake Taupo and most of our rooms have spectacular views of the lake and the mountains beyond. We are just a short drive or stroll to the town centre and very close to all Taupo attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sails On The Lake

Address: 138 Lake Terrace, Taupo 3330, New Zealand (Formerly BEST WESTERN Sails)
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Price Range: $152 - $376 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sails On The Lake 3.5*
Number of rooms: 19
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Also Known As:
Quality Inn Sails Taupo Hotel Taupo
Taupo Quality Inn
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#7 Best Value Hotel in Taupo
#23 Romantic Hotel in Taupo
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“Ask for a front-facing room - watching the sun set over the lake from the balcony is an experience not to be missed!”
 of 5 bubbles peatyjackson, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The upper floor at the back is quieter, with a better view.”
 of 5 bubbles OB-Traveller, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Amazing views from our room made our stay very special.”
 of 5 bubbles maree339, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Top floors for views. At the back for no noise but the front ones are great for people watching!”
 of 5 bubbles 186bridgetj, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Book the premium 2 bedroom and enjoy the view !”
 of 5 bubbles 162garryh, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
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