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The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Our family enjoyed a weekend here. We had read the reviews and decided to give it a try. we were greeted by the friendliest hosts who could not do enough for us during our stay. Our unit was one of the cleanest we have stayed in absolutely sparkling. The only downside was the spa bath is right in the bed/living...

Thank Cynders2014
New Zealand
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Great value for money. The many positives about this accommodation; lovely hosts who clearly enjoy what they are doing, so refreshing! Great location with the pathway to the lake, spacious with an upstairs sitting area and kitchen and not forgetting a nice view. The reason for 4 stars and not five.. The suite we had had a very small bedroom,...

Thank kiwi62
Reviewed 12 April 2016

We absolutely loved our stay at The Cottage Mews! Our room was cozy, clean and complete with amenities like a kitchenette, television, Wifi, eating area within the room and private courtyard. The bed and bedding were extremely comfortable. The bathroom is well-fitted and the shower pressure is excellent. We got a room with a large tub and taking a relaxing...

Thank mrsseah
San Diego, California
Reviewed 5 April 2016

Our arrival was greeted with big smiles and a warm welcome, so important when you've just driven all day and are exhausted. The cottage was absolutely charming, upstairs and downstairs, with two easy chairs and a 2-person couch for looking out at the view. You do look over rooftops to the lake, but still. Beautiful! If you want an unobstructed...

Thank LandCruisers
Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed for one night in room 1 on 25 March. We arrived after a very long tiring day. Checkin was easy and we appreciated the courtesy of being shown to our unit. Free car park outside the unit. The unit was clean and comfortable and met all our needs. Free wifi enabled us to clear some email. There was...

Thank A G
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 26 March 2016

We arrived at Cottage Mews about an hour before the check in time thinking that we would have to wait until 2pm (normal check in time) as most other motel would make you do? We were met by Sonja (who was a wonderful host) who went out of her way to make sure that we could have our room before...

Thank Larnel
Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 24 March 2016

We rolled into the Motel tired from a day on the Tongariro Alpine Closing. We were greeted by a very cheerful and helpful host. She got us set up right away and had great advise as to places to eat nearby. I think this place is a great value. Our room was amazing for what we paid. I think we...

Thank Larry S
Reviewed 22 March 2016

I wish we could have spent more time in the room or the pleasant little patio area. After driving all around the region though, the jacuzzi tub was fantastic. The manager was very friendly and helpful. We would have definitely used the laundry facilities had our visit not been right at the beginning of our trip. No lake view but...

Thank Wade R
Reviewed 21 March 2016

Had a pleasant 2 night stay at Cottage Mews recently. Sonja was a wonderful host and went out of her way to make our stay a good one. The room (we had number 1) was big, comfortable, immaculately clean and had everything we could possibly need. The little courtyard was lovely and there was a nice big hot tub with...

Thank Fiona66
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

A very warm welcome to a well positioned, small motel right on the shore of Lake Taupo. The unit was a good size and well equipped - it even had a spa bath! The bed was comfy and we got a great night's sleep after a very picturesque stroll along the lakefront. Would definitely stay here again.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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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)
  • Airport Transportation

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: $116 - $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
#2 Romantic Hotel in Taupo
#3 Family Hotel in Taupo
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Taupo
#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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