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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 April 2016

We stayed at Camelia Court for a family celebration from 1st April to 4th April 2016. We pretty much booked out the motel as there were 30 something of us. The motel is what it sets out to be, a family friendly, cost effective place to stay. It's a very comfortable place and with the child playground wonderful for the...

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Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 April 2016

We had a large of family staying at the motel for an anniversary weekend. The motel, although basic, was clean and had all the amenities required. The playground was great for the children, and the outside areas lent itself well to chatty groups. The management was very obliging and very friendly. The BBQ is complimentary and oil, sauce and assorted...

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Thank Margaret R
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Very unhappy with everything to do with Camellia Court Motel, for a start $210 for two nights for a two bedroom apartment, and were given a one bedroom with two beds in the lounge so really one bedroom, with the promise of a 40" tv and free wifi. The tv was maybe 29" if we were lucky and very out...

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Thank AdamBird82
Reviewed 3 April 2016

The rooms are so small and claustrophobic, the shower was old and the bottom was rotting, there was no power point in the bathroom for a shaver or hairdryer, and the hair dryer that was meant to be in the room was gone, bugger all power point in the lounge, and the tv was a shocker, the bedside radio didn't...

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1Thank Ida M
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Not a pleasant stay here at all, kept awake by a large group in unit 24, we ended up leaving at 6 am in the morning, constant door banging at members of the group went over to the shower block as they didn't want to wait for the unit shower. TV was an old CRT, for Value for money you...

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Thank Lisa C
Whanganui, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 February 2016

cheap, cheerful staff, clean and close to town we had a few laughs in our bunk room, ,met other guests in the kitchen and the showers had good pressure. all you need when your busy doing activities during the day. We will be back Look forward to seeing what other improvements the new owners accomplish in the for coming year.

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Thank pollyr00
United States
Reviewed 29 January 2016

First off, let me just say that the lady who worked behind the main desk was exceptionally helpful and very friendly. But sadly this is the only good thing that can be said about this place! When we arrived, we were greeted by moldy sheets, and a door that had holes in the base. It was almost as if a...

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Thank Samuel M
Broadstairs
Reviewed 28 January 2016

This was our 4th stay at Cameilia Court over 16 years. New owners advised us that they are gradually upgrading and refurbishing the accommodation. We wish them well and look forward to another stay in the future.

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Thank D4BBC
Taupo, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 January 2016

I stayed for long period. Staffs work here were pretty kind and atmosphere was wonderful. location is not far from here. 13 mins by walk. price is also cheap. Hope you guys have a good holidays there.

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Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

Just stayed here for a night with some of the lads on our bikes, very friendly place, basic facilities and accomodation but clean n tidy, poistion is ok from the lake about a 20 min walk to there and the shops, taxi was only $6.50, Camellia Court seems to be booked out most of the time which says something for...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Camellia Court Motel

Address: 50 Tonga Street, Taupo, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Price Range: $39 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Camellia Court Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 36
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“quiet location but still handy to city centre and all touristy events”
 of 5 bubbles jacobus_10, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you book a cabin, it will be only a room with bed in it, you have to cross the courtyard to get to the bathrooms and showers.”
 of 5 bubbles Cormall, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Stayed in room 23: one bedroom unit with self-contained bathroom but very close to the laundry unit and toilet block if required.”
 of 5 bubbles T6091KBannac, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles Rickeys-Travels, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Non peak season/private cabin with kitchen are recommended”
 of 5 bubbles , 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
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