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    Creel Lodge Motel

    183 Taupahi Road | Waikato, Turangi 3444, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent74%
    • Very good21%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
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    “the river” (104 reviews)
    “tackle shop” (9 reviews)
    Wifi
    Free Parking
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    Reviewed 17 April 2017

    We chose this motel because it provided convenient 1 night accommodation, halfway between Auckland and Greytown. We had not stayed before and we were not disappointed. We did not expect 5 star accommodation but that is not want we wanted. What we got suited our...More

    1  Thank Auck_12
    Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

    As soon as you walk in you are relaxed, it's easy, comfortable and friendly. The cafe is fantastic for breakfast and you can use a barbecue for dinner. The walks are wonderful locally. You can fit 4 people in the rooms.

    Thank Ed C
    Reviewed 11 April 2017

    We stayed 3 nights at the Creel Lodge and loved it. Very nice rooms, beautiful setting and gardens, quiet and peaceful, and steps away from the Tongariro River. The staff was very friendly, professional and helpful.

    Thank Lee Ann W
    Reviewed 10 April 2017

    We have stayed in 3 different units and love them all. This time was a standard unit. Well set up, great kitchen, separate bedroom & bathroom. Lovely additional touches - the room was warm when arrived; fresh flowers, fresh milk rather than long life; tissues...More

    Thank Sarola
    Reviewed 9 April 2017

    The perfect spot to base yourself for some ground fishing: the lodges are a two minute walk from the river and this area claims to be New Zealand's trout fishing capital and it's also very close to lake Taupo. We were there only two nights...More

    Thank Pat M
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 100 - USD 124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 19
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    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Taupo District >
    • Turangi
    • Also Known As
    • Creel Hotel Turangi ,
    • Creel Motel Turangi
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    rally30
    18 September 2015|
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    Response from peat111 | Reviewed this property |
    They have a cafe on the grounds for breakfast,lunch--not sure about dinners very yummy food- Creel Lodge cafe
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    18 September 2015|
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    Response from cottonon | Reviewed this property |
    There is a great coffee shop in the complex. Yes they do great breakfasts.
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    "All rooms appear to have the same tranquil environment"
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    "Won't go wrong with any of the units."
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    "End executive suite had additional window to take in the ambience of the place."
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    "Ask for a unit at the back of the property, further away from the road. There would be less noise and it is..."
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