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    Wairakei Resort Taupo

    640 Wairakei Drive, Taupo 3384, New Zealand
    011 64 7-374 9004
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    • Excellent33%
    • Very good43%
    • Average18%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Multilingual Staff
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 716 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    We stayed for 5 nights and really enjoyed our stay.. We were initially surprised at the size of the place and its rambling nature - they give you an orientation map at reception. We had a nice room which was well appointed and enjoyed sitting...More

    Thank Poppycox2016
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 5 November 2017

    Have just returned from an amazing family reunion made all the more pleasant by the wonderful facilities and staff at this amazing place. Stayed onsite for 2 nights. Very quiet peaceful grounds beautifully kept. Have often wondered what it would be like to stay having...More

    Thank Trisha826
    Response from Felix_Witte, Manager at Wairakei Resort TaupoResponded 6 November 2017

    Dear Trisha, A very heartfelt thank you for your recent review. I have shared with the team your wonderful comments and we are extremely pleased that you enjoyed everything so much. Thank you and we look forward to welcome you back in the future. Regards,...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We were here just after Xmas for 2 nights to attend a family reunion. We booked some 6 months in advance, and were disappointed on arrival that we (my wife and I) were not in a room close to our family when we booked the...More

    Thank deejay6669
    Response from Felix_Witte, Front Office Manager at Wairakei Resort TaupoResponded 2 days ago

    Dear deejay6669, thank you very much for taking the time to review Wairakei Resort Taupo. Apologies again for the inconvenience we created on check in, but as you mentioned I believe the Team did everything as soon as possible to resolve the issue. I'm glad...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Very poor, rooms were tired, small limited glasses, hotel was not busy and they put us in the worst room, right beside the entry, would not stay here again. You are far from town which is nice, should be quiet but the limited guest that...More

    Thank Peterchronowic
    Response from Felix_Witte, Front Office Manager at Wairakei Resort TaupoResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Peterchronowic, Thank you very much for staying with us and taking the time to review Wairakei Resort Taupo on Tripadvisor. I'm very sorry to read that the allocation of your room and your room itself did not meet your expectations. I will review with...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Did a stopover without booking. Staff very friendly. Lovely king size bedded room. Bed had a bit of roll together - good or bad, - lovely choice of restaurants, great pool for kids plus 6 spa pools. Lots of room in grounds to wander or...More

    Thank Bev E
    Response from Felix_Witte, Front Office Manager at Wairakei Resort TaupoResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Bev E, Thank you for taking the time to review Wairakei Resort Taupo. I'm glad you enjoyed your spontaneous visit at the Resort. I hope we can welcome you back soon. Kind regards Felix Witte Front Office Manager

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Golf Course
    • Tennis Court
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$102 - US$151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #10 Business Hotel in Taupo
    • #11 Luxury Hotel in Taupo
    • #12 Family Hotel in Taupo
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 187
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Taupo District >
    • Taupo
    • Also Known As
    • Bayview Wairakei Hotel Taupo ,
    • Hotel Bayview Wairakei
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    Eileen D
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    "Lower floor as lots of rooms here"
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    "Studio rooms sre very small and noisy"
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    "Rooms 900+ (3rd floor) will be much quieter if staying in the large hotel block compared to 700+ (ground..."
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    "Ask for a room with non-smokers in the vicinity."
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