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Sails On The Lake

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Love the room. Modern & new. The bed also super comfort. The kitchen is complete. The view from the room is awesome. If we come again to Taupo we will make sure we have this motel again. The management staffs also very friendly.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful view - friendly & helpful staff - stayed 2 nights - room clean & comfortable with a spa bath free wi fi - car parking a bit tight - bbq area if required - nice balcony to enjoy view of the lake

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Perth
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The staff were above and beyond helpful, from the moment we checked in to the moment we left. What a beautiful place. the location was fantastic and the rooms were very comfortable. Everything was new and functional,

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Opotiki, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great place to stay, very friendly people with lots of reccomendations for best places to visit and eat out. close enough to town to walk if you want, and right across from Lake Taupo. Very impressed with the cleanliness of the rooms and They had everything you need. Would happily stay there again without hesitation.

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Napier, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very comfortable room with all necessary amenities. Very comfortable bed .....and have never seen so many free tea bags/coffee packets anywhere! Ideal location just off the town centre with lovely lake views. Excellent hosts and we will very likely be back again.

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stunning views , clean , spacious , wonderful stuff !!!! Beds are super comfortable !! Great location , right in the center of Taupo city , walking distance to restaurants and shops . You get some noice from the street in front of it , but it didn't bother us at all at night !

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

Thank you #Irina_michael for your lovely comments. We are very pleased you enjoyed your clean and spacious room, the comfortable bed and of course the stunning views ! It was a pleasure having you stay with us.

New Braunfels, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is a great hotel in an awesome location overlooking the lake. The best part of our trip to New Zealand was meeting the nicest people in the world. The couple that operate this place are awesome and we thank them for their genuine hospitality.

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

Thank you so very much #1koda2, the pleasure was ours ! It was an absolute pleasure meeting you and having you stay with us. Jason and I are super lucky with the wonderful people we get to meet in our job, some people become extra memorable to us, and they make our day :)

Kerikeri, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The sails is a wonderful place to stay very helpful managers that helped us enjoy our stay we have stayed here a few times and would stay here again if you looking for a great place to stay sails is the place thank you again

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

Thank you so much #DiDi_11_13 for your kind comments. It is always great when guests end up coming back to stay with us. We hope to see you again soon !

Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Revisiting NZ after many years away my wife and I find a completely different place but still has all the beauty and magic we recall from all those years past. Prosperity and quality of life are paramount in NZ nowadays but people still remain friendly and down to earth.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location! Very close to Huka Falls and Craters of the Moon. Must see nearby Emerald Terrace with its geothermal activity. Further away but worth the time is Tongariro National Park and its volcanic activity. The Sails On The Lake motel is near numerous, excellent restaurants. The rooms are large and comfortable. The price is very reasonable. The staff is...

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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
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Parking
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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: $148 - $368 (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
Hotel Style:
#6 Best Value Hotel in Taupo
#23 Romantic Hotel in Taupo
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“All rooms Have beautiful lake view. ”
 of 5 bubbles 819howardh, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Upper rooms have balconies but ground level offer easier access.”
 of 5 bubbles Kathio, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Some units have lake views”
 of 5 bubbles , 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Upgrade to lake view if you can”
 of 5 bubbles ChristineR513, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for one at the front on the first floor for the best views.”
 of 5 bubbles christinejK4890PR, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
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