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Chelmswood Motel Taupo

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Overview
250 Lake Terrace, State Hwy 1 Waipahihi, Taupo 3330 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Suites
Kitchenette
3.5 Star accommodation
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About
Description
Welcome to Chelmswood Motel Taupo Overlooking Lake Taupo New Zealand. Chelmswood Motel Taupo is a Tudor style complex consisting of 36 units (24) with their very own natural thermal mineral pools. Located at the ...More southern entrance to Taupo with beautiful views of Lake Taupo. One of only 10 properties with SKY Guest Select (60 Plus TV Channels). Easy to find, conveniently located on Lake Terrace (old SH 1) which passes through Taupo on the way to either Auckland or Wellington. Chelmswood Motel Taupo is the perfect choice for the whole family, the couple wanting a romantic peaceful break, the over-nighter looking for a great nights sleep to break their journey, or the club who want all the facilities on one site. (Function room and large kitchen). Secure off road parking for your trail bike trailers, race rigs, boats etc. While staying have a fun filled break and use the heated outdoor swimming pool, redwood sauna, grassed BBQ area or one of our bikes to ride around the lakes cycle-ways, Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
38
Price range
US$60 - US$121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Chelmswood Manor
Also Known As
Chelmswood Manor Hotel Taupo
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
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Reviews (293)
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Check in was easy, our room opened into the courtyard. The car can be driven right up to the front door. The little thermal plunge pool was nice, read the sign by the levers. It explains why the plunge pool looks a bit weathered. The...More

Thank Vicky P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed the night at Chelmswood Motel, the receptionist was efficient and didn't mind me asking to look at the room before booking. We had a studio and they were advertising special rates although it was dearer than on Trivago but they made no hesitation...More

Thank Cindermargot
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Great value for money. About 5 mins outside the city centre but everything very accessible with a car. Rooms a little old fashioned but very clean and safe. Fridge in the room. Microwave. Free bottle of milk with check in.

Thank Cr1183
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

This to me was a blast from the past where I had stayed here with my family. Lots of happy memories. I had a swim in the heated pool and was assisted with a robe. The units are clean and comfortable. Love the way it...More

Thank johnlD5659ZK
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Very friendly staff on visit could not do any more to make you welcome. Room was lovely with everything you would need for your stay . WOULD Recommend staying there as did the lady at the information centre. I mark it 5xxxxx. Thanks to the...More

Thank dave c
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"Best room view at the front of hotel"
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"All units are easily accessible. Best view has to be the lakefront units."
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"Although there is an outdoor heated pool go for a unit with its own mineral pool"
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"Rooms at the front open onto the lawns and have a nice view of the lake."
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