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Utopian Motel Taupo

Traveller (35)
Room & Suite (47)
Dining (5)
  • Excellent5%
  • Very good16%
  • Average17%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible47%
3 Apr 2018
1 Apr 2018
“Disappointed ”
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Lady at reception was very friendly and helpful. Accomodation is clean and tidy. Been here twice now, nothing to complain about for this price. Best price in Taupo! Shared bathroom but clean! Thanks!!

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Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Don't consider this even if it is the last place available. Not worth one star. We walked out and stayed at stag park truck stop which has a few maintenance issues but was a pleasure to walk into after this poor excuse. A brothel would...More

1  Thank CosmicCowgirl
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

This Motel is well situated, Reception staff is friendly. But I was totally disapointed about the kitchen you can use. It was really dirty and didn't invite me to take any ustensils provided. The main building needs a refurbishment. It's really noisy, even from your...More

Thank Explorer765332
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

The first thing we noticed was the poorly kept gardens. As we walked up the stairs to our room we were met by an unpleasant smell in the corridor. The room itself was really run down. The sheets felt like they either hadn’t been cleaned...More

1  Thank Alysha B
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Went in to see about a room. Said $37 on booking site but when you book it was charging $50 to $15 fees. Lady at the desk charged 120 for 2 nights. Room was small and we shared a bathroom with the next room. No...More

Thank Kel F
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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
Price range
US$31 - US$154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Astro Accommodation Taupo - Motel & Backpackers
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Traveller (35)
Room & Suite (47)
Dining (5)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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28 March 2015|
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Response from Brendon W | Reviewed this property |
Just worse a few years on.
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"don't even think of this motel"
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"They have a selection of different room make ups BUT as written, I booked 6mth in advance and it means..."
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"don't stay here a campground would be better"
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"somewhere else"
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