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    Ambleside B&B

    5 Te Hepera Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
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    Shuttle Bus Service
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    Reviewed 3 March 2017

    This was a return visit to Taupo and we stayed in Ambleside again primarily due to the fantastic experience we have had previously. Russ and Pat are the perfect hosts, however we now see them as our friends. Nothing is too much trouble and from...More

    Thank lesleycolman
    Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

    Pat & Russ are the perfect couple to run a B & B. From the moment we drove up and were greeted with warm smiles we felt comfortable. We had a room and sitting room with a terrace overlooking the lake. Pat is a storehouse...More

    Thank David R
    Reviewed 18 December 2016

    Russ and Pat are very friendly, they welcomed us with homemade pancakes ( actually it was another name which is quite common in England). The rooms are very clean and warm. Breakfast is really tasty. There is one geothermal hot tub in the back of...More

    Thank FrankGUO
    Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

    This is THE best place to stay in NZ. Pat and Russ are the ideal hosts - they couldn't do enough. Hot tub is brilliant. Breakfasts awesome. Room was terrific. The blueprint that all B&Bs should follow

    Thank James P
    Reviewed 23 February 2016

    We stayed two nights with Pat and Russ in January 2016 and wished we had booked more. They are simply excellent hosts. Everything was superb - the welcome, the accommodation, breakfasts and the good company. I could go on. It must rate as one of...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
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    • Refrigerator in room
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Hot Tub
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 2
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    • Waikato Region >
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    Room Tips
    "The rooms were up the stairs one has a sitting room with a deck that overlooks the lake, my choice!"
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    "Choose the main room with the balcony!"
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    "Both rooms excellent, one with ensuite and the other just over the corridor, but that one has the door to..."
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    "Rooms are cozy in winter and have big windows so should be airy and cool in summer. The breakfast homemade..."
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