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Utopian Motel Taupo

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Dining (5)
76 Kaimanawa Street, Taupo 3330 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Room was disgusting! Bugs crawling around, everything was broken and smelled of toilet. Receptionist isnt friendly at all! She was unwelcoming, unhelpful and refused to help my pregnant family member with a fan because of the heat. Rubbish bins were full, right outside our window....More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Can’t imagine that they’ll clean the room but if you do stay with them, don’t go to room 4. It was crawling with bed bugs. We were apologized to and told that they would clean it immediately and said they would refund us the money,...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Booked in for 3 nights and left after 1, couldn't access our toilet, room was dirty, the staff were rude. Definitely not worth the money and wouldn't recommend it to anyone, im not usually one for leaving bad reviews but this deserves it

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Carla W
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!!

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank annalenadittrich96
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

Date of stay: June 2018
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Finding an ideal budget friendly motel in Taupo does not have to be difficult. Welcome to Utopian Motel Taupo, a nice option for travellers like you. More Utopian Motel Taupo is a budget friendly motel offering a refrigerator and a kitchenette in the rooms. Utopian Motel Taupo makes it easy to stay connected during your stay by offering guests free wifi. For guests with a vehicle, free parking is available. While in Taupo, you may want to check out some of the restaurants that are a short walk away from Utopian Motel Taupo, including Master of India (0.6 km), Spoon and Paddle (0.5 km), and The Brantry (0.7 km). Best of all, Utopian Motel Taupo makes it easy to experience many great Taupo attractions like Formula Challenge Racing and Bruce Mclaren Motorsport Park, which are some popular race car tracks . Utopian Motel Taupo looks forward to welcoming you on your visit to Taupo. Less
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
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$39 - US$174 (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
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$39 - US$174 (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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"don't even think of this motel"
1 Apr 2017
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"They have a selection of different room make ups BUT as written, I booked 6mth in advance and it means..."
29 Jan 2017
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"don't stay here a campground would be better"
10 Jan 2017
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"somewhere else"
26 Oct 2016
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