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The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Mirboo North, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed for a few nights while in town for a wedding and thoroughly recommend it if you require a very clean, comfortable Motel with good amenities. It has great lake access without crossing any roads and Lilly, Sonya and Michael are lovely hosts.

Thank Steve B
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay and enjoyed the complimentary upgrade (in off peak season). Close to the lake and beautifully decorated cottages. Thanks to Sonja for looking after our family and setting up the room for bub.

Thank xindalu1
Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Once again we elected to stay at the Cottage Mews for a night on the way from Wellington to our home in Tauranga. We are very used to the personal service which makes you feel welcome - nothing is too much trouble for the owners. As usual we had a very comfortable room, a little dated, but reasonably priced and...

Thank miriamferg
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed two nights at the Cottage Mews and architecturally, it lived up to my expectations. We had a cute single story cottage (some were two story) with a very well appointed kitchenette. The beds were very comfortable and the Spa was a great addition to my evening. The owners were lovely, very helpful and very personable, and they have...

Thank kdblanch
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

The motel is just off the road into Taupo and each little mews has its own garden for guests to enjoy a drink or breakfast. Our room was spotless, the bed very comfortable and we enjoyed the spa bath. Nothing was too much trouble and the laundry facilities were a really helpful bonus. Wonderful!

Thank gollyoz
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We stayed for 4 nights at Cottage Mews and were totally charmed by the lovely hostess, Sonja. She made us feel very welcome and checked on us daily to make sure that there was nothing more she could assist us with. The rooms were very clean and serviced daily and the private spa bath was really appreciated after the walking...

Thank Trish2912
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This place is so special and very cute. The bed was so comfortable and the unit amazingly clean!! It is a little gem. Wonderful hosts. I highly recommend this place. Each unit has a lovely private sunny patio, great for early evening drinks.

Thank 24,682,013
Los Alamos, New Mexico
Reviewed 5 April 2017

My husband and I stayed here for one night, but I wish it could've been longer. We were tucked away in the cozy Nook, where we spent a portion of the rainy afternoon recovering from the previous day's hike. Proximity to beach allowed for lovely evening and morning strolls, and the service was wonderful. The best surprise was being greeted...

Thank HCr0ss
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We stayed six nights and found the rooms were very comfortable and clean. The hosts were very helpful and friendly. What a great view and lovely quiet lake beach so close.We would recommend this motel and will be back again.

Thank johnkayhodgson
Great Falls, Va
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We checked in and were taken to our room by the owner. We walked into a very pretty room with a queen bed, closet, desk, large bath with shower and a spa tub. I thought it was very nice and then she said "let me show you the upstairs." We thought that our room might up the stairway from this...

1Thank Jim R

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Additional Information about The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo

Address: 311 Lake Terrace, Taupo, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Price Range: $122 - $164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Taupo
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#3 Family Hotel in Taupo
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#11 Business Hotel in Taupo
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“Talk to the host.”
johnkayhodgson, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms 9 and 10 overlook the lake although I heard very good things about the other rooms.”
JimR627, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room 9 & 10 nicest. Closest to the lake, barbeque area and best views. The Nook also nice, very private (honeymoon), but no spa bath”
  • Lake views even from inside the upstairs rooms
  • Sunsets on the lake breath taking
  • Walking or cycling around the lake for miles and miles. Awesome views
  • To go on a boat trip is an absolute must. We went on the Ernest Kemp Sunset Cruise
  • Lake Taupo!
ZetvdM, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We had the smallest room and it was perfect for the two of us”
, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are good and walkable distance from the beautiful lake”
Ushasivadas, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
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