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We have been staying at the Clearwater for a few times now and it is still as fabulous as always. Friendly hosts, breathtaking view of the lake, clean and value for money considering the location. I am sure we will stay here again when we...More
We stayed on ground floor room. Was hot at times but had aircon so was not a problem. Amazing view and loved the spa bath. Was beautiful weather and were able to sit outside look out at the lake and the snow capped mountain and...More
Response from linashao, Manager at Clearwater Motor LodgeResponded 29 April 2017
thanks for your review. we gladded that you enjoyed our location and facility. aircon is installed in every unit on the ground level to cop with the natural thermal heating during the summer time, and perfect for winter time. we are looking forward...More
Nice location and very friendly staff. Dated, but clean. Built on a volcanic plate, so rooms are warm and need to use the AC. Walking distance to a cafe. Only bad experience was that we ran out of hot water for morning shower. May be...More
Response from linashao, Manager at Clearwater Motor LodgeResponded 22 April 2017
thanks for your time to write the review for us. we gladed that you enjoyed our lake edge location. yes, we are on the thermal land which 6rooms has air condition for summer time, and under floor heating which is beautiful during the...More
The room was great - a lovely location. Clean, tidy and a beautiful spot. One of the features advertised is the spa in the room however there was no hot water for either the spa or for a hot shower.
Wouldn't recommend staying on the...More
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Response from linashao, Manager at Clearwater Motor LodgeResponded 10 April 2017
thanks for your time to write a review. we are sincerely sorry that you hadn't use the spa during your stay due to hot water issue. There was a technical issue happened on that time, however it has been fixed on the next...More
We arrived fairly late in the afternoon but enjoyed being able to be so close to the lake. The sound of the water was wonderful. However, after coming back for dinner, it felt like the underfloor heating was on. Upon reading the manual, we realised...More
Thank Mary P
Response from linashao, Manager at Clearwater Motor LodgeResponded 19 March 2017
thanks for your time to write the review. we glad that you enjoyed the view. you are right, lake front upper level unit no air conditioning as it was not affect by the thermal heating, however it is nice to stay on the...More
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US$125 - US$158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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