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    Wairakei Resort Taupo

    640 Wairakei Drive, Taupo 3384, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent34%
    • Very good43%
    • Average17%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
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    Golf Course
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    Private Balcony
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    Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

    We've visited the resort every year for the past 5 years. So much to do at the resort but also only 5-10 drive into town. Always a relaxing visit, wonderful food, well appointed rooms and great staff. Looking forward to our next trip.

    Thank Elizabethanne W
    Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

    Comfy, clean and tidy but very date and run down. The outside of th resort looks amazing and sets an expectation of the type of accommodation you will be staying in however once you get to your room it is a very different atmosphere and...More

    1  Thank Melanie J
    Reviewed 3 June 2016

    Attended a business conference here. The check-in staff were very helpful and friendly. My room decor was perhaps a little dated, but it was tidy and well maintained. The bed was comfortable. The conference facilities were great for us - plenty of space for 150-ish...More

    Thank Andrew S
    Reviewed 26 May 2016

    Arriving late afternoon 25.5.2016 after a long wet drive from Hamilton, we booked in and settled. Staff were great,very helpful.The room was warm and the bed gave us a great nights sleep, for the cost very good. I will add we were a little disappointed...More

    Thank iank958
    Reviewed 25 May 2016

    Stayed here during business trip back in Feb 2014. Very nice resort and staff very accommodating and ready to assist anytime. One morning, I have to arranged for a conference room at a very last minute. The Restaurant/ Banquet Manager ( forgot to get his...More

    Thank Minachi273
    Hilton Lake Taupo
    2,060 reviews
    #7 of 69 hotels in Taupo
     
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    309 reviews
    #5 of 69 hotels in Taupo
     
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    637 reviews
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    The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo
    712 reviews
    #4 of 69 hotels in Taupo
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Golf Course
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 101 - USD 176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #10 Business Hotel in Taupo
    • #12 Luxury Hotel in Taupo
    • #14 Family Hotel in Taupo
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 187
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Taupo District >
    • Taupo
    • Also Known As
    • Bayview Wairakei Hotel Taupo ,
    • Hotel Bayview Wairakei
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    Dining (14)
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    Bathroom (6)
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    Eileen D
    15 November 2016|
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    "Ask for their newer rooms."
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    "Go for ground floor near the pool if you have kids"
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    "get your own transport of you will need taxis"
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    "Ground floor"
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