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    The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo

    311 Lake Terrace, Taupo, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent76%
    • Very good20%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “spa bath” (104 reviews)
    “lake end” (15 reviews)
    “lavender oil” (10 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
    Kitchenette
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

    When we first arrived I was amazed by how beautiful the accommodation was and how friendly the owner was. It is located close to the main area and walking tracks close by. The only issue I had was the mattress I slept on was old...More

    Thank Rachel S
    Response from Sonja P, Manager at The Cottage Mews Motel TaupoResponded 16 February 2017

    Hello Rachel, Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I am really glad you enjoyed staying with us. Thank you for pointing out that the mattress has become soft. We have all ready replaced most mattresses in the last year and have...More

    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...More

    Thank Ben_Susan
    Response from Sonja P, Manager at The Cottage Mews Motel TaupoResponded 27 February 2017

    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.

    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...More

    Thank PaulineTAntrum
    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...More

    Thank Wendy M
    Response from Sonja P, Manager at The Cottage Mews Motel TaupoResponded 27 February 2017

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

    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...More

    Thank SteveC5R
    Response from Sonja P, Manager at The Cottage Mews Motel TaupoResponded 27 February 2017

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

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$95 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #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
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Taupo District >
    • Taupo
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    Bathroom (9)
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    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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