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Wellesley on the Lake Taupo

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100 Lake Terrace PO Box 54, Taupo 3330 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

Do not stay here the hotel!!!!!!! The customer service I have received while trying to cancel my booking and resolve the issue has been horrific rude blunt staff who have advised they will not refund any money which they took from my account $200 and...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank TeanaTamsyn
Reviewed 2 days ago

While a great location I would advise never to stay here, so many other nice places in Taupo and this place needs an overhaul! The room was so tiny it was ridiculous and had so many health and safety issues....nowhere to put anything, no cupboard...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank goldenkiwi72
Response from Explorer818433, Owner at Wellesley on the Lake TaupoResponded yesterday

The only reason you have a tiny room is you don't have enough budget. We have bigger room for higher price of course. Backpack hostel is your place

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great views over the lake from their restaurant. I think I was in a basic/standard room. Tea/coffee making stuff but no fridge. Comfortable and clean but WiFi was too weak to work except in the main bar area high is annoying when you’re trying to...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank pf1sh
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

After being told I could have a 1pm check in as I had come from Christchurch that day for a wedding the room hadn’t even started to be cleaned when I arrived. They did make up for this by then getting it done quickly.. however...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Tash_chch
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Spent one night. Checking in was fine - the woman (very friendly) said she was temporary, and was teaching the new owners/managers the job. However, later when we went down to reception, she wasn't there, but one of the new management people was, and was...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Description
Wellesley Hotel on Lake Taupo is perfectly positioned on the lakefront, with spectacular views across the lake to the three volcanic cones of Ruapehu, Tongariro and Ngauruhoe. Taupo is home to New Zealand's largest More lake, more trout than you can shake a stick at and some of the country's most stunning scenery. Whether you are in Taupo on business or for a holiday, Wellesley Hotel on Lake Taupo offers an ideal setting. Our Lake Taupo accommodation offers great value and is proudly NZ family owned and operated, and is located within minutes of the Lake Taupo town centre and airport. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
40
Price range
US$55 - US$193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Hotel class
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
40
Price range
US$55 - US$193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
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Kerry20015
11 May 2018|
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Response from BrentCoffey | Property representative |
Yes there is an outside pool but it is not heated. There is also a spa outside.
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"Not room 101 on the corner of stairs & lift!"
pf1sh
1 week ago
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"We did have great lake views"
Whiteshell
3 Sep 2018
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"Book at another motel/hotel"
JJZTauranga
20 Aug 2018
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"Not sure if any rooms have a view. When full it could be noisier downstairs."
busy4mum
6 Aug 2018
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