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Utopian Motel Taupo

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Room & Suite (47)
Dining (5)
Ratings and reviews
#63 of 68 Hotels in Taupo
  • Excellent5%
  • Very good17%
  • Average17%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible45%
3 Apr 2018
“Disapointed”
1 Apr 2018
“Disappointed ”
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Fitness centre
Concierge
2 Star Hotel
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Location and contact
76 Kaimanawa Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
6.4 km to Taupo Airport
124 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
4.1 km from Huka Falls tracks
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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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 François C
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
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Dragged out of bed for fire evacuation twice during the night. No communication with motel staff. No explanations. No light over bed or close by bed. Just not a nice place to stay. Felt very unsafe. Woukd not ever stay at this place again.

1  Thank theresa66104
Reviewed 18 February 2018

I am not fussy and never complain but this is the worst place I have stayed by a mile, tiny room ,tv didn't work, jug and microwave didn't work and shared bathroom and one little window for ventilation and in summer it was so hot,...More

2  Thank Tony P
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
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Price range
US$38 - US$2,636 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$38 - US$2,636 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (30)
Room & Suite (47)
Dining (5)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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Kitaok
28 March 2015|
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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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