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Sails On The Lake

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Te Awamutu, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were highly impressed with the presentation of the units and the housekeepers do an amazing job. The managers are very friendly, welcoming and obliging. The location is excellent with great lake and Mountain views and it was very quiet even though we were in a road frontage unit. We highly recommend Sails and have already recommended it to friends...

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UK
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a lovely stay. Everything was perfect.There was ample carpark and the views were to die for. The location is very central and there are a lot of nice restaurants and bars within walking distance.

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Carterton, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed for two weeks last year and it was so good I had to book in as part of our Christmas break for a few days which was so lovely and relaxing that a few days felt like a week or two in the best possible way. Within an hour of leaving we knew we had to book to go...

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Proprietors Jason & Simone are just great. We had a very comfortable stay, rooms very clean and warm with kitchenette and balcony with fantastic views. There is free internet and parking is not an issue. If staying on the upper level, be mindful (no lifts or ramp) so need to carry your trolley case up stairs. Laundry facilities onsite which...

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Brisbane Region, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed 2 nights at this property. It was lovely and clean and Simone couldn't do enough to make sure we were comfortable. The unit was very well equipped with cooking utensils and there is a small laundry for guest use. The property is on a busy road but the rooms are soundproof, the bedroom was at the back of...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stay last night. The owners are super friendly and helpful. The room and views are stunning. Clean, and tidy. The bath spa was an added bonus just what was needed after a week in a campervan! Couldn't recommend this place enough.

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family of four enjoyed the quiet, clean and comfortable room with all the luxuries of home. Staff was very friendly and helpful recommending sights and restaurants in the area. My favorite part was you crossed the street and your toes were digging in the sand. Location was perfect within walking distance to shopping and restaurants. Would highly reccomend Sails...

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

A friendly and helpful receptionist greeted us on arrival. She couldn't have been more helpful and made us feel very welcome. A lovely room with a beautiful view overlooking Lake Taupo. Everything was very clean with attention to detail. We look forward to a return visit.

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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a nice stay, we got one of the ground floor rooms because this time of year it's fairly full, It served its purpose and had a comfy bed. Good stay for what we wanted, very good curtains aswell.

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Jason-SimoneP, Manager at Sails On The Lake, responded to this review

Thank you very much #Ted D for sharing your experience at Sails, we really appreciate your feedback

Kerikeri, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Super clean place in a great location by the lake. Proper coffee and milk provided, with a kitchenette which was really useful. Very friendly and helpful owners and a beautiful view. I could not have asked for more.

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Jason-SimoneP, Manager at Sails On The Lake, responded to this review

Jason and I would like to thank you #katiemaecrawford for taking the time to review your stay with us at Sails. We appreciate your feedback because it lets us know if we are on the right track or if we need to change things where possible. We are pleased you enjoyed your coffee :)

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sails On The Lake (Sails Lake Taupo) is just across the road from the main beach on Lake Taupo and most of our rooms have spectacular views of the lake and the mountains beyond. We are just a short drive or stroll to the town centre and very close to all Taupo attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sails On The Lake

Address: 138 Lake Terrace, Taupo 3330, New Zealand (Formerly BEST WESTERN Sails)
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Price Range: $147 - $386 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sails On The Lake 3.5*
Number of rooms: 19
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Also Known As:
Quality Inn Sails Taupo Hotel Taupo
Taupo Quality Inn
Hotel Style:
#4 Best Value Hotel in Taupo
#23 Romantic Hotel in Taupo
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“Frontage is lovely and it was an amazing view to greet us in the morning. ”
 of 5 bubbles CherrieR_12, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Take the front rooms to have full view of lake, back quarters if you cannot stand traffic noise.”
 of 5 bubbles 195kenns, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“A room at the front would offer a lake view but being on the main rod could be noisier than those at the back”
 of 5 bubbles pfnda, 17 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Good lake views from front units”
 of 5 bubbles PivotMtb, 17 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Our apartment was on the front of the block close to the road, but overal was not too noisy. Great view though.”
 of 5 bubbles 720kerrieh, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
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