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.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
19/07/2017 20/07/2017
    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}

    Absolute Lake View Motel

    58 Lake Terrace, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    19/07/2017 20/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Traveller (13)
          Room & Suite (14)
          Pool & Beach (3)
          Acacia Lake View Motel
          37 reviews
          #46 of 69 hotels in Taupo
           
          Great Lake Motel
          93 reviews
          #33 of 69 hotels in Taupo
           
          Twin Peaks Lakeside Inn
          140 reviews
          #27 of 69 hotels in Taupo
           
          Le Chalet Suisse Motel
          348 reviews
          #8 of 69 hotels in Taupo
           
          Overview
          • Excellent20%
          • Very good23%
          • Average28%
          • Poor9%
          • Terrible18%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Airport Transportation
          Family Rooms
          Kitchenette
          Multilingual Staff
          Spa
          Wheelchair Access
          Self-Serve Laundry
          3.0 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          Acacia Lake View Motel
          37 reviews
          #46 of 69 hotels in Taupo
           
          Great Lake Motel
          93 reviews
          #33 of 69 hotels in Taupo
           
          Twin Peaks Lakeside Inn
          140 reviews
          #27 of 69 hotels in Taupo
           
          Le Chalet Suisse Motel
          348 reviews
          #8 of 69 hotels in Taupo
           
          {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
          Rooms
          Jul 19Jul 20
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 0 partner sites to see rooms from .
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Taupo hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "07ea590828e54ad4a4275011030aa84c", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":605667,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":19,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":20,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"07ea590828e54ad4a4275011030aa84c","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Absolute Lake View Motel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjA3ZWE1OTA4MjhlNTRhZDRhNDI3NTAxMTAzMGFhODRjIiwiQUlLIjoiY2Q1N2NhY2U1ZjQ2NGRlYmEyNTBjNmM3YTgyYzE4ZDMifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "19/07/2017", "checkOut": "20/07/2017", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/hotels\/sherpa-TA.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Reviews (111)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language

          1 - 5 of 111 reviews

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          Absolute Lakeview does not guarantee you a lake view. It is directly across the road from the lake but not all rooms have a view of the lake. This is a quiet motel, very central. Lots of restaurants and shopping within walking distance. There is...More

          Thank ngahuia n
          Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

          A nice little motel run by a lovely couple, situated right on lake Taupo. Basic clean rooms, and very closely situated to the city centre. Our room had a stunning view of the lake and snow capped mountains. Also has a laundrette, pool, spa and...More

          Thank Gail G
          Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

          This hotel advertised as being on the.lake.front yes they were but our room was tucked under a balcony with a view of a staircase and people were partying until 4am so frustrating not being able.to.sleep. The room.was old and dated and would.not.stay here again.

          Thank chrissyanddave1955
          Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

          We were in a quandary after booking at a horrific place a few km away. Absolute was something we found via driving by, and the only place with a sauna, heated pool and hot water spa --- and free wifi. Pleasantly surprised to find a...More

          Thank hm1Ny
          Reviewed 23 February 2017

          The owners were very nice people and the room was very neat and tidy. Little lacking in personality but, very much like a typical older style motel room. Location was superb for walking into town. Not much room in the car park, we had to...More

          Thank LisaRose67
          Acacia Lake View Motel
          37 reviews
          #46 of 69 hotels in Taupo
           
          Great Lake Motel
          93 reviews
          #33 of 69 hotels in Taupo
           
          Twin Peaks Lakeside Inn
          140 reviews
          #27 of 69 hotels in Taupo
           
          Le Chalet Suisse Motel
          348 reviews
          #8 of 69 hotels in Taupo
           
          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Spa
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Air Conditioning
          • Microwave
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Spa
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$94 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #10 Spa Hotel in Taupo
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 23
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotwire, Cancelon, Priceline, TripOnline SA and HRS so you can book your Absolute Lake View 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
          • Also Known As
          • Absolute Lake View Hotel Taupo
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (13)
          Room & Suite (14)
          Pool & Beach (3)
          Dining (1)
          Hotel & Grounds (24)
          Bathroom (4)
          Nearby
          Sponsored by:
          Le Chalet Suisse Motel
          348 reviews
          .12 km away
           
          Prince Motor Lodge
          185 reviews
          .14 km away
           
          Great Lake Motel
          93 reviews
          .02 km away
           
          Acacia Lake View Motel
          37 reviews
          .02 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          Malabar Beyond India
          388 reviews
          .28 km away
          Plateau
          464 reviews
          .20 km away
          Dixie Brown's
          1,703 reviews
          .20 km away
          Vine Eatery & Bar
          685 reviews
          .25 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Taupo Museum
          170 reviews
          .59 km away
          Taupo i-SITE Visitor Information Centre
          110 reviews
          .53 km away
          Tongariro Expeditions
          199 reviews
          .51 km away
          White Water World Taupo
          56 reviews
          .29 km away
          Questions & Answers
          Get quick answers from Absolute Lake View Motel staff and past guests.
          Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
          Posting guidelines
          Submit
          Room Tips
          "If you want a room with a view of the lake, ask specifically for one."
          Read review
          "there are not many rooms with a lake view so best you check in advance if you wish to have one of these"
          Read review
          "There is free all day parking in the car park out back near Burger King if needed."
          Read review
          "The rooms overlooking the lake offer breathe taking 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