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Gables Lakefront Motel

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Traveller (144)
Room & Suite (63)
Pool & Beach (5)
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  • Excellent90%
  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“homemade cookies”(47 reviews)
“hot tub”(95 reviews)
“across the road”(61 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Heated pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
4.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewshomemade cookieshot tubacross the roadhosts peterlake taupolittle touchesgreat hostsprivate spa poolplunger coffeeup to dategreat spotnew zealandexcellent locationcomfortable bedgreat stayfriendly ownersnorth island
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The room was lovely and open with views straight out to the lake. Was the perfect location for our wedding anniversary. The hot tub was a huge bonus even on a hot day. Would absolutely stay here again

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Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

What an amazing place to stay... we had a lovely warm welcome when we arrived. Lots of expert knowledge of the area and activities to do. Happy to give recommendations on restaurants etc. The view from our room was fab, straight out on to the...More

Thank kb882017
Response from TaupoGables, Owner at Gables Lakefront MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi kb882017, Thanks for the great indepth review and kind words. We really do try our best to make your stay the best ever. It was lovely to meet you all and we are pleased that you enjoyed your room and all our facilities including...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a gem! Our little group of four were given a warm welcome and brilliant recommendations for tours and places to eat by the very friendly Pete. Our rooms were spotless with new magazines and a daily paper delivered to our door. Fresh apples and...More

Thank Deelaplonge
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a wonderful motel, right on Lake Taupo with the most stunning sunsets. The room was way better than expected and there are lovely touches like homemade biscuits and fruit. The hosts Peter and Penny are very welcoming and help with local info. As...More

Thank Catherine D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quiet sleeping area. Very clean, handy location. Very welcoming hosts. Everything you need for business and a hot tub to relax. Would definitely stay again. Restaurants close by. Lakeview from our room just across the road very relaxing. We were travelling on business as a...More

Thank Don Cecily S
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Traveller (144)
Room & Suite (63)
Pool & Beach (5)
Dining (1)
Hotel & Grounds (123)
Bathroom (4)
About
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice
2017 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Details
Price range
USD 122 - USD 174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Taupo
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Taupo
#1 Romantic Hotel in Taupo
#1 Family Hotel in Taupo
#3 Best Value Hotel in Taupo
#3 Business Hotel in Taupo
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 122 - USD 174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Taupo
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Taupo
#1 Romantic Hotel in Taupo
#1 Family Hotel in Taupo
#3 Best Value Hotel in Taupo
#3 Business Hotel in Taupo
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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