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Karaka Tree Motel

241 reviews
#60 of 68 Hotels in Taupo
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good24%
  • Average29%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible13%
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“spa pool”(23 reviews)
“folding doors”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Spa
Wheelchair Access
3.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewsspa poolnatural mineral waterfolding doorsprivate courtyardroom was clean and comfortablequeen bedclose to townnorth islandkitchenettespaslakefrontnz
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Did not use mineral pool as there was a cigarette butt floating in it! No hand soap or shower soap - dispensers empty. Shower smelt strange and door did not close so water went all over the floor. There was a big step down as...More

Thank Claire Q
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great over night stay. The unit was very spacious with kitchette tucked away behind folding doors. We found it Well presented & very clean although the decor somewhat dated. Loved the large private mineral spa!

Thank lilian_rolston
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked the 2 bedroom family/disabled unit. We were super impressed when we opened the front door and saw how enormous it was - it even had TWO bathrooms. Plus it had a private thermally heated spa pool on the outside private courtyard. As it...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 14 January 2018

I always enjoy staying here,friendly staff,large clean rooms,and a very short walk to the lakefront;the rooms are comfortable,with good kitchen facilities. Excellent value for money,especially with a family.

Thank mikehowarth
Response from KTmgt, Manager at Karaka Tree MotelResponded 16 January 2018

Morning Thank you for the review, its great that you enjoy staying with us here at karaka tree motel. Awesome to know that you keep coming back :)

Reviewed 12 January 2018

Stayed in December 2017 with my wife and teenage son. Booking in was easy and quick. Staff were friendly. The unit was bigger than we expected with a main room that was the bedroom (with a large double bed) and living/kitchen area. Then a 2nd...More

Thank Bel_Gard
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Spa
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Spa
Hot Tub
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Price range
US$75 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$75 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"The 2 bedroom disabled unit is huge and I imagine one of the quieter units"
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"ground floor rooms have the geothermal spa pools -very relaxing"
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"Some rooms to the rear may be quieter?"
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"Ask for a room upstairs or away from the concrete stairs."
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