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Napier, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 July 2015

I stayed one night here, it is very tired and the chair in the room was tatty. The bed was comfortable and so was the pillow. A bonus was we had a very small room off the room with a single bed in it which was great. The shower floor wasn't in the best condition. I must say a very...

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Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 June 2015

Can't fault the location of Absolute Lake View, just minutes walk to bars, restaurants & shops & just across the road from the lake front, although there is no view of the lake. Our room was large & spotlessly clean but the fixtures & fitting were looking a quite tired. Excellent sized bathroom & finally a motel with a great...

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gmgkc2, Owner at Absolute Lake View Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for those comments. Totally agree especially about the location and a bit scruffy around the edges. We took over six months ago and saw a very scruffy motel in a great location. We believe if we can polish up the scruffiness then this motel can only get better. That's been our main focus polishing and bringing this motel up...

Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 May 2015

Our stay at the Absolute Lake View Motel was so perfect the staff were so kind and helpful and helped us plan and make the most of our stay in the area. We enjoyed the breakfast, . It is one of those places where you just wish you could stay longer

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Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 May 2015

Large room, close to everything. No view from the room, but it did not matter, just walk outside the door and the lake and mountains are there. Bathroom was great with a shower with good pressure. Kitchen amenities worked well and the bed was most comfortable. Check-in was efficient and welcoming. All staff greeted you with a smile. Would return...

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Thank kiwiabouttown
Reviewed 24 April 2015 via mobile

Great location close to lake and shops and night life. But don't expect a view as it is really set back from the Rd and lake. Rooms large and well set out. Staff friendly. Great to be able to walk to the restaurants and shops. Didn't try pool as felt a little cooler than I could cope with.

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Thank Localkiwii
Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 April 2015 via mobile

Really recommended. Good sized room. Very clean and comfortable. Lovely guy in reception and really good location. Shame the pool was out of action but they were upgrading it at the time. I would definitely book in again.

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Thank Bal0ne
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 April 2015

Right on the lake, this well presented, friendly ran motel was great value for money and had all the creature comforts one could expect. Great location, right on the lake and walking distance to all the eateries and bars, huge room with spacious bathroom, small kitchen area with tea/coffee essentials and comfortable beds. The indoor heated pool was also a...

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Thank SLN86
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 March 2015

Lovely drive up from Whanganui today, arriving mid afternoon. Decided that we would fit in a jet-boat trip in the afternoon as we hadn't managed to tick that one off our bucket list so far. Had a great ride and then returned to the hotel freshened up and got ready to go out. Jan was suffering a headache so we...

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Thank GeordiefromSheffield
Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 23 February 2015

Right on the lake. Room was very clean and it is a very short walk to restaurants and shops. Stayed two nights and would happily stay longer if we had the time. Good room rates were great given the location and proximity to everything.

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Thank Vanessa K
Surfers Paradise, Australia
Reviewed 22 February 2015

This is a great affordable place for groups of people to stay. Very close to town, restaurants and bars. Leave your car there and walk. They also have a fabulous indoor heated pool which is fairly large. It's a little dated but tidy and clean. None Iv the rooms really have a Lakeview. But it's right opposite the lake which...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Absolute Lake View Motel

Address: 58 Lake Terrace, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Price Range: $105 - $180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Absolute Lake View Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 23
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Also Known As:
Absolute Lake View Hotel Taupo
Hotel Style:
#10 Spa Hotel in Taupo
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