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    Gables Lakefront Motel

    130 Lake Terrace, Taupo, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent89%
    • Very good9%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 680 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Excellent accommodation, a group of 6 of us stayed for just the 1 night whilst traveling through. Truly wonderful views, spotless and a welcome hot tub. Peter and Penny were great, couldn't help enough, lovely touch of the home made cookies, about a 15 minute...More

    Thank Nicola Y
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    Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

    Amazing view from our window straight across from the lake. Very comfortable and clean with kitchenette and seating area separate from the bedroom. Would thoroughly recommend this motel which is within easy driving distance of many attractions and just 15 minute walk along the lakeside...More

    Thank Timetraveller86
    Response from TaupoGables, Owner at Gables Lakefront MotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Timetraveller86, Thanks for the great review and feedback. It was lovely to meet you both and I really enjoyed talking to you. We are pleased that you enjoyed your room with your own private hot pool and awesome views. We wish you all the...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We had an idyllic stay at this motel. We were cheerfully greeted and shown our rooms. A large suite with a separate bedroom and hot pool, perfect! The room was very clean and there was everything we wanted - even homemade biscuits, replenished daily... delicious....More

    Thank Karen J
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Stayed for 2 nights on the way back from the Lions win in Wellington en route to Auckland. Peter and Penny provided a really warm welcome and the room was great with everything that you need for a comfortable stay. Easy level walk to The...More

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

    Hi Evainhhi, Thanks for thanks for the great review. It was lovely to meet you and we really enjoyed your company. We are pleased that you enjoyed your unit and all our facilities. Our units do enjoy awesome lake and mountain views. We wish you...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Stayed for one night en route from Auckland to Wellington. Great spot with terrific views, super clean room and extremely helpful people. 15 minute walk along the lake to the main eating and drinking hub.More

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

    Hi Nigel G, Thanks for the great review. It was lovely to meet you and we really enjoyed your company. We are pleased that you enjoyed your unit and all our facilities. Our units do enjoy awesome lake and mountain views. We wish you all...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 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
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 124 - USD 184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Family Hotel in Taupo
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Taupo
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Taupo
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Taupo
    • #3 Business Hotel in Taupo
    • #5 Best Value Hotel in Taupo
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Taupo District >
    • Taupo
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    Traveller (132)
    Room & Suite (63)
    Pool & Beach (5)
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    Hotel & Grounds (111)
    Bathroom (4)
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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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    "do ask for the room with the plunge pool and the rooms in the centre have the best view"
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    "South facing with an exceptional view of Lake Taupo and a personal thermal pool in your room"
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    "Awesome views, hot tub"
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