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Rainbow Motel

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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“hot pools”(9 reviews)
“drying room”(3 reviews)
“new zealand”(2 reviews)
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What's included
Free Internet
Free Parking
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Laundry Service
3 Star Hotel
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Location and contact
State Highway 41 | Rd1, Tokaanu, New Zealand
38.1 km to Taupo Airport
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Reviewed 29 August 2013

Had a great stay here a while back. Host nice and friendly, unit basic, but clean. Hot pools that never close, WOW, huge bonus! We soaked in the pouring rain all night. Lovely :-) I would recomend this motel.

1  Thank Rachel L
Reviewed 30 April 2013

This was one of our favorite stays in New Zealand. Guess it just depends on what your priorities are. It is quite quaint. If modern furniture is what you look for do not come. The owners cater to fisherman who really like it's rustic character....More

1  Thank mrsboll
Reviewed 9 April 2013

Uncomfortable beds, basic shower, horrid furniture... this was not what we expected after our Tongariro crossing! No aircon, mineral spa could do with a clean up. Big dissapointment for a big price per night.

1  Thank liselottep90
Reviewed 9 March 2013

We found this motel very apt for tongariro crossing. After the big walk, what else you can ask for, if you got a free and private natural mineral spa..!!!. The motel is in a very peaceful, countryside location. Around 20 min. drive to the crossing....More

Thank Ramesh S
Reviewed 23 September 2012

On recommendation from family, we stayed at the Rainbow Motel en route from Auckland to Wellington. We stayed in the one bedroom unit. The decor is cute and retro and the rooms are spacious and immaculately clean. The bed was super comfortable - had a...More

Thank nessaklnz
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Hotel class
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Tokaanu
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Refrigerator in room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Tokaanu
Hotel class
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Tokaanu
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Room Tips
"none, all run down"
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"Rooms furthest from the road are quietest"
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"Worth the money to stay here, for 24 hour pools and kitchen facilities."
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"All rooms seem the same high standard"
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