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    Berkenhoff Lodge

    75 Scannell Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent49%
    • Very good30%
    • Average9%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible6%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    Taupo Urban Retreat
    195 reviews
    #17 of 34 Speciality lodging in Taupo
     
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    #6 of 34 Speciality lodging in Taupo
     
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    1 - 5 of 75 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Quite some way from centre and lake, the first impression was the grumpy warden or owner, nibbling on his chips at reception. Rooms, corridors, all the walls full of ugly graffiti. The place doesn't seem to have a vacuum cleaner. It seems as there's a...More

    Thank jobst56
    Reviewed 25 May 2017

    All the rooms have an en-suite. The owner Brett is very nice and helpful with the hostel being very clean. The messages on the wall from past guests is really nice. The kitchen is nice and big and has enough hobs for a number of...More

    Thank BristolianTom
    Reviewed 20 April 2017

    This is a great place to stay if you are a backpacker in Taupo. It's a really nice building and while the bathrooms in the room area bit of a let down with each room having an en-suite it's great. The manager is really friendly...More

    1  Thank Dan S
    Reviewed 11 April 2017

    I booked this hostel pretty last minute and I can see why it still had beds available. It is a good 20 minute walk from the city but thankfully the owner picks you up from the inter city bus stop. The hostel itself needs work...More

    Thank blot17
    Reviewed 15 March 2017

    The hostel is a little on the basic side at first glance, but upon closer inspection it is actually a very well equipped hostel. We booked a private room, which was large and spacious (although the mattress was more of a series of springs with...More

    Thank ReviewBarracuda
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • USD 28 - USD 50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Taupo District >
    • Taupo
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    Traveller (14)
    Room & Suite (7)
    Pool & Beach (4)
    Dining (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (35)
    Bathroom (1)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    "Any room would be great I guess"
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    "I would avoid this place altogether; I'm sure there are better places to be found and a little closer to..."
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    "En- suite rooms good value"
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    "The double rooms provide en-suite shower, washbasin & toilet. Good value."
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