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The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo

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Reviewed 17 September 2017

Have been to Cottage Mews Motel twice in the last month and both times we have been warmly welcomed and made to feel at home. Both trips were very last minute but Sonya made it very easy for us and everything went so smoothly. Thanks...More

Thank Thecafehopper
Response from Michael P, Owner at The Cottage Mews Motel TaupoResponded 9 November 2017

It's great to hear that we met your expectations. Thank you for visiting us.

Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We received a lovely, friendly welcome and had a very comfortable night. Everything about Cottage Mews was clean and tidy. The recommendations from the owner for coffee and dinner in Taupo were spot on. So lots of reasons to recommend that you stay here.

Thank MPS9
Response from Michael P, Owner at The Cottage Mews Motel TaupoResponded 9 November 2017

We really appreciate your recommendation. Thank you for staying with us.

Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is the fourth time we have stayed in this motel. It has been delightful every time, but the standards have gone up[ a few notches since the new owners took over a few years ago. Spotlessly clean, spacious and comfortable with your own little...More

Thank sheepgalore
Response from Michael P, Owner at The Cottage Mews Motel TaupoResponded 9 November 2017

Thank you for returning to stay with us. We do so enjoy seeing familiar faces.

Reviewed 3 September 2017

Stayed in one of the family apartments. Hosts were very friendly and could not have been more helpful. Everything was clean and great to have 2 bathrooms. The town was 2 minute drive and the lake was on the doorstep.

Thank Simon G
Response from Michael P, Owner at The Cottage Mews Motel TaupoResponded 9 November 2017

Thank you for your review, Simon

Reviewed 3 September 2017

What a lovely motel. Very clean, comfy bed, nice linen, drapes and clean shower curtain plus extras like bubble bath. Heater and electric blanket was ample on a chilly night. Best part was sitting in the spa bath watching tv !!. No lakeside view but...More

Thank kwelz4
Response from Michael P, Owner at The Cottage Mews Motel TaupoResponded 9 November 2017

Thank you for your great review. We look forward to be seeing you again.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Hot Tub
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Price range
US$101 - US$137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Taupo
#2 Romantic Hotel in Taupo
#3 Family Hotel in Taupo
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Taupo
#11 Business Hotel in Taupo
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$101 - US$137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Taupo
#2 Romantic Hotel in Taupo
#3 Family Hotel in Taupo
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Taupo
#11 Business Hotel in Taupo
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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