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Hastings, New Zealand
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23 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2016

We recently stayed for 5 days/nights of pure relaxation at this Motel after an brief earlier stay in February. Even though it was cooler and wetter at this time of the year it didn't matter one bit, as the hot mineral pools were just a few steps from our unit. We were warm and toasty inside too with the heat... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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196 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2016

The selling point for me was the private Thermal spas on site as lots of driving meant needed to unwind those muscle. Generally the property is a little old & rundown (but so am I ) which I do not mind as it was clean and the space was very roomy . Best thing the Spa!!! hot hot hot !... More 

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Thank MartyDownunder
Northland Region, New Zealand
1 review
Reviewed 11 March 2016

great owners comfortable warm rooms it was just magic as it was a highly last minute booking, they even had a space where we could park our truck that was safe and secure, thanks guys for the awesome memories troy and cinta from B.K movers whangarei

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Thank driftters444
Melbourne, Australia
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13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2016

This family run motel in Tokaarnu, situated just outside Turangi, was a great place to stay. The hosts, "Blue" and Gail were very welcoming and accommodating for our party of four. The two level unit we had two bedrooms with two beds in each downstairs, and an upper floor loft which had a further three beds and a couch. Also... More 

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Thank TheRiskyKit
Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
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15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2016

The hot pools in the motel were great like having your own pool at no added cost. The motel unit was clean but could do with an upgrade, facilities were all there though. The showers had great pressure for an older style motel unit. Beds needing upgrade as they were too soft and springs had gone on them. Friendly hosts.

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Thank Marilyn K
Mount Wellington, New Zealand
2 reviews
Reviewed 9 November 2015

Good place to stay and enjoy the thermal pools and the lovely outdoor area (trampoline, trees etc). Very nice place. Units are fairly simple but comfortable, clean and with everything you need. We have been here a few times and keep coming back as a mid-point stop when travelling through the north island.

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Thank marcelaandrea
Auckland, New Zealand
2 reviews
Reviewed 22 August 2015

Rooms are spacious, clean, lovely and warm with heatpump Well equipped kitchen. In a lovely country park like setting, tanquel. great for families with the trampoline. Hot pools are clean, private with scenic mural on the wall. Great value for money and very homely. Would definately stay again.

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Thank travelaudi
Taumarunui, New Zealand
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32 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2015

This is an older style motel. Has everything you need for a long or short stay. We stay here for about three nights every winter, just to relax and enjoy unlimited use of the private thermal pools. The owners are very friendly and knowledgeable about the local area. If you need access to shops, Turangi is only a short drive... More 

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Thank jokebrady
1 review
Reviewed 19 May 2015 via mobile

Very low standard. Needs cleaning. Un serviced rooms for a long term stay. Very substandard accommodation. I wouldnt stay here again. Local backpackers are better. Needed to rewash all utensils before using them. The drawers were dirty. Cant change an empty toilet roll because of the gaurd thingy. Shower is one of the worst if had. More outside the shower... More 

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Thank shockingplace
Flemingsburg, Kentucky
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 February 2015 via mobile

A dirty, shabby room with cobwebs above the beds and more rules than a boarding school. Dead bugs/weta are everywhere that have been left uncleaned for some time. Stay away from this motel! Dont waste your time!

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Additional Information about Tokaanu Lodge Motel

Address: Corner State Highway 41 and Mangaroa Street, Tokaanu, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Tokaanu
Number of rooms: 14
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“good for large groups as big rooms”
 of 5 bubbles MartyDownunder, 6 May 2016 | Read review
“There are mosquitos & they do like coming in - some repellent kept them from biting.”
 of 5 bubbles TheRiskyKit, 16 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Any room will do”
 of 5 bubbles travelaudi, 21 Aug 2015 | Read review
“The mossies also like this place but they're not super insistent and if you come prepared with repellents, they leave you well alone.”
 of 5 bubbles TaumarunuiHoliPark, 26 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Get a room closer to the entrance its more quieter and there is more sun on the back deck.”
 of 5 bubbles demoticom, 4 May 2014 | Read review
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