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Gables Lakefront Motel

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130 Lake Terrace, Taupo 3330 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Heated pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star accommodation
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30 Sep.1 Oct.
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All reviewshomemade cookieshot tubacross the roadhosts peterlake tauponight lightcoffee cartprivate spa poollittle touchesgreat hostsup to datefriendly ownerscomfy bedgreat spotonly stayed one nightsky tva great place to stay
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whilst driving from Wellington we contacted the Gables and we spoke with Peter whom was incredibly accommodating, polite and most helpful. At such late notice he provided us with a modern, clean large well appointed room with a magnificent view of lake Taupo. Penny greeted...More

Thank pbsymonds
Response from TaupoGables, Owner at Gables Lakefront MotelResponded 5 days ago

Hi pbsymonds, Thanks for the great review and kind words. It was lovely to meet you both and we are pleased that you enjoyed your room with the awesome views of the lake and the mountains and all the little extras like homemade cookies and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for a mid winter break and consider ourselves to have chosen well. We had a wonderful unobstructed view of the lake and the mountains. All the facilities we required were there, cooking, wifi etc.. The hot tub was excellent and overall we...More

Thank PhillipaK9
Response from TaupoGables, Owner at Gables Lakefront MotelResponded 5 days ago

Hi Phillipa K, Thanks for the great review. It was lovely to meet you both and we really enjoyed your company. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and liked your unit with its awesome views and own private hot pool. We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly welcome from the hosts, lovely warm, clean updated room overlooking the lake with its own hot tub. Very nice touches with extra towels, fruit and biscuits in room. We will stay again. Thank you.

Thank Denise B
Response from TaupoGables, Owner at Gables Lakefront MotelResponded 5 days ago

Hi Denise, Thanks for the great review. It was lovely to meet you both and we are pleased that you enjoyed your unit and your stay with us. Safe travels and we hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Peter & Penny

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a lovely find! On arrival we were greeted by friendly owners Peter & Penny, and check-in was quick and efficient. We stayed in a Superior 1 bedroom apartment with hot tub. The apartment was extremely clean, had good quality linen, and the kitchenette and...More

1  Thank LorenHoltz
Response from TaupoGables, Owner at Gables Lakefront MotelResponded 5 days ago

Hi LorenHoltz, Thanks for the great review and kind words. It was lovely to meet you all and we really enjoyed your company. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and liked your unit with its awesome views and own private hot...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for a mid winter getaway for three nights, and wish we'd stayed longer! We booked the room with the hot tub and were not disappointed. The hot tub is an older style but absolutely glorious after a big day out and about,...More

Thank Ange P
Response from TaupoGables, Owner at Gables Lakefront MotelResponded 5 days ago

Hi Ange P, Thanks for the great review and kind words. It was lovely to meet you both and we really enjoyed your company. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and liked your unit with its awesome views and own private...More

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About
Description
Welcome to Gables Lakefront Motel Taupo’s contemporary Lakefront Motel. Gables provides modern facilities, fantastic views and a warm welcome. If you are looking for a great place to stay within walking distance to ...More the town centre and across the road from Taupo’s main beach then this is the place for you. There is a combination of accommodation available, ranging from the top of the line Superior one bedroom units which include stunning lake views and your own private hot pool, to deluxe one bedroom units, or the two and three bedroom family units. This is your home away from home, including free unlimited WIFI, Sky 50 + channels on 43 inch TVs, king size beds, dishwashers and air-conditioning. Free laundry facilities and an ice making machine. Gables Lakefront Motel has undergone total refurbishment to create an award winning contemporary Motel – Make Gables your “Taupo Bach”, escape whenever you can. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Spa
Air Conditioning
Babysitting
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
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On the Beach
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Romantic
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Family
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
On the Beach
,
Romantic
,
Family
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
USD 114 - USD 186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
On the Beach
,
Romantic
,
Family
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
USD 114 - USD 186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
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Room & Suite (68)
Pool & Beach (7)
Dining (1)
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desa_plg
5 October 2016|
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Response from Karen Y | Reviewed this property |
We had a ground floor 1 bedroom apartment. It had only 1 bathroom with shower & toilet. Modern & very clean. We also had our own private spa. It was in a walled & roofed room off the bedroom.
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orangecat0
22 June 2016|
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Response from TaupoGables | Property representative |
The drive time from Gables Lakefront Motel to Rotorua Airport is approx 1H.15M. With your check-in time for your flight to CHC, this should be indicated on your ticket for the latest that you need to be there and factor in... More
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sc0rpio12
12 May 2015|
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Response from TaupoGables | Property representative |
Hi scOrpio1, Yes, we have units that have easy access facilities. All of our units have walk in showers and we also have a ramp for wheel chairs if needed. Hope to see you soon. Kind regards, Peter & Penny
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