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The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo

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Devon, UK
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We stayed here for two nights at the end of January and found the accomodation extremely comfortable and good value. We received an extremely warm and friendly welcome and were really surprised at just how well kitted out the kitchenette was (it was our first stay at an NZ motel and set the bar very high). Free use of the...

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Sonja P, Manager at The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo, responded to this review

Thanks, Ben and Susan, for your review. The sailing center does a very good pizza and is also popular for a beer or wine on a Sunday night, as they usually have a live band.

Paraparaumu, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Clean clean clean, and to us that's important. Very charming accomodation, relaxed, handy to the lake, just down a little private park. Lovely walks or bike riding by the lake. We had a full kitchen with cute retro fridge etc. comfortable clean bedding. Loved the wee private patio. The free wifi was excellent. Could go on about the friendly host,...

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Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

What a lovely place to stay. Very comfortable clean and tidy. Thank you Sonya for your hospitality. We have re booked for next year. I would highly recommend this place for anyone visiting taupo. They are such lovely people. Thank you again for making our stay enjoyable 😊😊

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Sonja P, Manager at The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo, responded to this review

Look forward to see you again, Wendy, we're glad to hear that you had a great time.

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 January 2017

A really comfortable and friendly motel that feels more like a row of little houses each with a pretty courtyard garden. Perfect hosts, cheerful and engaging. The location suited us perfectly, easy access to lake walks and close to the town without being in the busiest part. We are already planning our return!

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Sonja P, Manager at The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Steve, we look forward to seeing you again.

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We had a wonderful stay at the cottage mews. We (2 adults and 2 kids aged 12 & 15) stayed 3 nights in the 2 storey cottage. Very comfortable, clean and well appointed. Really was a home away from home. Sonja was very helpful, nothing was a problem and it was the little things like complimentary laundery, towels for the...

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Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

My partner and I recently stayed for one night. The owner Sonja bent over backwards to make our stay perfect. The motel unit was cute, immaculate and well equipped. We made use of the BBQs to make dinner and both had a great nights sleep. The motel is a 30 second walk to the lake and our view had rooms....

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Sonja P, Manager at The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo, responded to this review

Thanks Lucy, We'll keep the door open for you!

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Cottage Mews was a great place for our stay in Taupo! The hosts were most gracious. We had room 9 with the upstairs kitchen and spacious room overlooking the lake! Room was clean and well appointed. Our friend had the "nook" which was super cute with its own private garden. We rented great mountain bikes from the motel and had...

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed just 1 night in the Nook but wished it could have been longer! The room was immaculately clean and had personal touches showing it was cared for. The motel is situated in a perfect spot right on the edge of the lake. Nothing bad to say about the place, highly recommend!!

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Sonja P, Manager at The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo, responded to this review

Thanks Haylee. Let us know if we can book again for you?

Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely place with personal touches which add to the experience. Thick fluffy towels and very clean throughout. Hosts very welcoming. Lovely to walk along the lake into town. We would stay here again next time we are in Taupo.

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Port Macquarie, Australia
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Wonderful place to stay. Amazing staff who went out of their way to make us feel welcome, including when I had left something be hide and I needed to go back and retrieve it. Amazing hospitality, we a traveling week four of our five week holiday and this has been our most favourite place to stay. A beautiful room, lovely...

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Sonja P, Manager at The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo, responded to this review

It's great to hear that you felt welcome, Abbie. That was our intention.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Additional Information about The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo

Address: 311 Lake Terrace, Taupo, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Price Range: $132 - $179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Taupo
#2 Romantic Hotel in Taupo
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Taupo
#3 Family Hotel in Taupo
#11 Business Hotel in Taupo
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“Talk to the host.”
johnkayhodgson, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms 9 and 10 overlook the lake although I heard very good things about the other rooms.”
JimR627, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room 9 & 10 nicest. Closest to the lake, barbeque area and best views. The Nook also nice, very private (honeymoon), but no spa bath”
  • Lake views even from inside the upstairs rooms
  • Sunsets on the lake breath taking
  • Walking or cycling around the lake for miles and miles. Awesome views
  • To go on a boat trip is an absolute must. We went on the Ernest Kemp Sunset Cruise
  • Lake Taupo!
ZetvdM, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We had the smallest room and it was perfect for the two of us”
, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are good and walkable distance from the beautiful lake”
Ushasivadas, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
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