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Wairakei Resort Taupo

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  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We booked a night for the Possum Run event last weekend. We loved the resort, especially the pools. Our room was a little dated, but spotlessly clean, warm, quiet, and comfortable. We paid 160 for the room only and I think it was a good...More

Thank barrettjudi
Response from Felix_Witte, Front Office Manager at Wairakei Resort TaupoResponded 2 days ago

Dear barretjudi, Thank you so much for staying with us and reviewing Wairakei Resort on TripAdvisor. I'm glad that you enjoyed your stay and the event on side. Please see below also the response from our Food & Beverage Manager. Regards Felix, Front Office Manager...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 4 days ago via mobile

Stayed here 7 times now. Have accessable accommodation most times. Complimentary Chocolates in our room. Complimentary Golf Course pass and Complimentary drinks voucher. Very much appreciated. Stayed only single night this time. Only concern was the Bed was very uncomfortable. Neither of us could sleep....More

Thank Jodee R
Response from Felix_Witte, Front Office Manager at Wairakei Resort TaupoResponded 4 days ago

Dear Jodee R, Thank you so much for the review and your loyalty! Would be possible to let me know what your room number was? I would like to check the bedding in the room and make sure that we allocate the right room for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

When our waitress after talking with her discovered that we were dining out to celebrate our 40th Wedding anniversary, made her manager aware and he arranged a lovely special desert for us to share. It was totally unexpected, a lovely desert and made our dining...More

Thank Lillyglen7
Response from Felix_Witte, Front Office Manager at Wairakei Resort TaupoResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lillyglen7, Thank you very much for your great review. I'm glad that the Team was able to create a special moment for you during your stay with us. Hopefully we can welcome you back soon! Kind regards Felix Witte Front Office Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recommended by a local so this hotel can’t be wrong. Full of history and the place is huge with a couple of heated pools that I didn’t have courage to go in as it’s winter. But I tried one of the in-door heated pool and...More

Thank Jason S
Response from Felix_Witte, Front Office Manager at Wairakei Resort TaupoResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jason S, Thank you for your great review of Wairakei Resort Taupo. It is great to read that you also took interest in the over 130 year old history of Wairakei! I'm glad you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to welcome you...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
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
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$96 - US$145 (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$96 - US$145 (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
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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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