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Alpine Lake Motor Lodge

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Warwick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

The place was clean and the facilities adequate for a brief stay but let down by the quality of certain items: The bed was cheap, the ironing board was cheap, the kettle was cheap which was a shame really because it let the whole place down. Customers appreciate quality so why not reinvest some of the profits to raise the...

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Just spent a week away and Taupo was the last stop on way home. Alpine Lake Lodge was by far the best place we stayed, but stayed there the least amount of time. It was quiet, very central, comfortable, private, and operated by very friendly and helpful staff. What more is there to say, except I will be back

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Havelock North, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Stayed here over the long weekend for the Taupo concert. Four friends staying in a family suite. It was just what we needed. Our room was clean and quiet and had everything we needed. Didn't like the film over the windows, but can understand that it gives the unit below some privacy, just made our room feel enclosed. Location was...

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Thank Tania B
Singapore
Reviewed 26 January 2017

This is the 2nd time staying at this hotel. The first time was in 2011. The motel is a modern complex, not too far from Taupo's center as well as walking distance to the lake. While the rooms are cleaned daily, I found the corridors in need of thorough cleaning and maintained more frequently.

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Thank euroasian8
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Each room is virtually a self contained apartment. The layout of each apartment is great. With a separate bedroom (with mini tv), lounge, kitchen with all the basic appliances and utensils and bathroom (with large spa) plus your own little outdoor area and outdoor furniture (with BBQ). If I could recommend any improvements it would be a more comfortable couch...

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Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

A great clean fresh place to stay. Spa bath BBQ very comfortable relaxing and quiet e would if loved to have stayed longer. Good central location would recommend to anyone. Not lakefront. But very modern beds very comfortable.

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Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Walking distance to the shops, this place was great after a long day of driving. Tidy, clean and a good size room. Staff were friendly and relaxed. The only down side was that the water pressure in the shower was not the best. This may be our new go-to when we stay in Taupo.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

2 days at the Alpine Lake Motor Lodge. Family room well furnished (1 queen + 1 room with 3 singles for our 3 kids). Clean, confortable and practical. In addition one of our kid got sick on Sunday.... The information desk helps us to find quickly a doctor -> this justify a 5 stars.

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Thank Gilles B
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Can't fault this place really. Lovely and modern, heated tiles, spa bath, comfortable bedding. You can tell money has been invested into making this lodge comfortable - and it was well received not only by myself but by the other 5 travel companions too. The only bummer was there was no hot water for my evening or morning shower. There...

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New Zealand
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Had a one night stay over a freezing winter weekend. The room was lovely and warm and the understanding floor heating appreciated. Friendly service at reception. Spacious rooms. Jug didn't work probably which i didnt discover until quite late at night. Im sure it would be fixed had i noticed earlier. I would have liked the previous guests rubbish to...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Taupo's newest motel is ideally located just a few minutes walk to restaurants, the town centre and lakefront. Featuring 20 spacious modern units. A variety of room styles and facilities are on offer which include spa baths, kitchens, BBQs and private courtyards. All units have unlimited free ultrafast broadband WiFi access, Sky Digital TV (5 channels) and DVD players. A large, free off street car park is available for convenience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alpine Lake Motor Lodge

Address: 141 Heuheu Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Price Range: $125 - $274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Alpine Lake Motor Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Alpine Lake Motor Hotel Taupo
Alpine Lake Hotel
Alpine Lake Motel
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#14 Romantic Hotel in Taupo
#18 Luxury Hotel in Taupo
#21 Family Hotel in Taupo
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“Private outdoor area”
 of 5 bubbles shirleymay2014, 10 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Private courtyard great.”
 of 5 bubbles 130leannep, 13 Aug 2015 | Read review
“There are 2 floors so you might want to book a ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles waterdave1, 10 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Try a room with a spa if you have the time to relax and unwind.”
 of 5 bubbles GrayMcGowan, 15 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Choose rooms on the ground floor if you want some outlook may it only be a court yard and fence .”
 of 5 bubbles SusanWest1963, 6 Mar 2015 | Read review
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