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Wairakei Resort Taupo

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  • Excellent34%
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  • Average17%
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This review focuses on the service elements whilst at conference this week. All the systems from room allocation, house keeping, restaurant were all in place my stay was a seamless transition from the busy to the relaxed. My only recommendation is for Leo (we gave...More

1  Thank Stephen B
Response from Felix_Witte, Front Office Manager at Wairakei Resort TaupoResponded 2 days ago

Dear Stephen B, Thank you for taking the time to review Wairakei Resort Taupo. I'm glad we met your expectations during your stay with us. I have organised the name batch for Leo so it will be easier in future to recognise his service. Thank...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Have just returned from an amazing family reunion made all the more pleasant by the wonderful facilities and staff at this amazing place. Stayed onsite for 2 nights. Very quiet peaceful grounds beautifully kept. Have often wondered what it would be like to stay having...More

2  Thank Trisha826
Response from Felix_Witte, Manager at Wairakei Resort TaupoResponded 7 November 2017

Dear Trisha, A very heartfelt thank you for your recent review. I have shared with the team your wonderful comments and we are extremely pleased that you enjoyed everything so much. Thank you and we look forward to welcome you back in the future. Regards,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a lot that is good about Wairakei Resort, especially the staff who are friendly, professional and helpful. The grounds are lovely, very pretty and peaceful. Delicious and plentiful breakfast and great choices on the Pavillion Restaurant menu. However, the rooms seem a bit...More

Thank Alison H
Response from Felix_Witte, Front Office Manager at Wairakei Resort TaupoResponded 5 days ago

Dear Alison H, Thank you for taking the time to review Wairakei Resort Taupo. I'm sorry that we didn't meet your expectations regarding the rooms. We are in the final stage of planning the refurbishment of certain areas; this is not a fast process but...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fantastic experience here. Portacot setup with bedding beautifully, activity packs for the kids upon check in, room clean and warm, hot pools fantastic, staff customer service exceptional, family villas spacious, buffet breakfast a real highlight too. We had the best weekend away...More

Thank Heidi S
Response from Felix_Witte, Front Office Manager at Wairakei Resort TaupoResponded 5 days ago

Dear Heidi S, Thank you for staying with us and taking the time to review Wairakei Resort Taupo. We enjoyed reading your feedback. It's is great to see that you and your family had such a good stay at Wairakei and that you were happy...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a Celebratory Package. From a friendly welcome at the desk, bubbles and chocolates in our rooms, lovely meals, and a welcome dip in the heated outdoor pool. Just the thing for a short winter's break. We would certainly recommend the resort and would...More

Thank 934shirleyp
Response from Felix_Witte, Front Office Manager at Wairakei Resort TaupoResponded 1 week ago

Dear 934shirleyp, Thank you for staying with us and taking the time to review Wairakei Resort Taupo. We are glad to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and that it was just the right thing for your winter's break. We hope to see...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Golf Course
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$80 - US$155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#10 Business Hotel in Taupo
#12 Family Hotel in Taupo
#18 Luxury Hotel in Taupo
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$80 - US$155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#10 Business Hotel in Taupo
#12 Family Hotel in Taupo
#18 Luxury Hotel in Taupo
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Eileen D
15 November 2016|
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Response from Steve W | Reviewed this property |
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"Stay at Huka Resort instead!"
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"We had an internal facing room but there is loads of space and the gardens are lovely."
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"If you are keen on a dip in the thermal pools, request a ground floor room closest to the pool - great..."
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"ground floor units have patio door to garden or pool areas."
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