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Executive Motel

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Brisbane, Australia
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Stayed one week night on second floor in room 8. There is one long shared balcony with tables and chairs right outside the rooms and access to staircase. The room was large, clean and well equipped with microwave, TV, plunger coffee, kettle, table and chairs, sofa, blackout curtains, spa bath with great shower on flexible hose overhead. Kingsize bed was...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very elegant motel located right on the waterfront of Lake Taupo. The hosts were very friendly and informative. Room was a very comfortable size, and off-road parking at rear of property was good. A comfortable walk into Taupo and you are in the midst of lots of fine eateries and drinkeries.

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ExecTaupo, Owner at Executive Motel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the lovely review of our Motel; we are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope that we have the pleasure of hosting you and or your friends again in the future. Enjoy the rest of your holiday here in NZ Kindest Regards Gill and Steve

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were in room 7. We arrived at 9pm on Friday night and were pleasantly surprised with the service. The room was very tidy and clean, there was a double bed (queen) that was very comfortable and many amenities. The kitchenette was fully equip with pots and pans, a toaster, jug etc. The room was well kept...

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1Thank 592megann
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our week stay at the Executive Motel, Taupo was most enjoyable. The owner/managers were very accommodating, nothing was too much trouble. Both Gill and Steve are a delightful couple assisting us with all of our needs. I highly recommend this motel should you be travelling to Taupo NZ.

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ExecTaupo, Manager at Executive Motel, responded to this review

Hi Coralie, We are pleased that you had a lovely week enjoying not only our hospitality but that of the region. We would love to have you and or your friends come and stay with us at any time and on that note there will be a lot happening here in Autumn/Winter with the opening of the ski fields expected...

Kerikeri, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really helpful owners, lots of good advice and a spotless unit with comfortable beds - just the thing for a weekend visit. Close to lake edge with lots of activity to watch and enjoy. Great location for walking or biking.

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ExecTaupo, Owner at Executive Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for the good review of our Motel . We will ensure our housekeeping staff are also praised as they take great pride in the presentation and cleanliness of the rooms. Keep a watch out for the new Autumn options for holidays and weekends away in Taupo - it will certainly be a great place for a break away Kind...

Hartlepool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

What an absolute gem of a find! Hosts Gill & Steve couldn't be more helpful and friendly, Nigel was in his element being a fellow pilot he had heaps to talk about! The rooms are spacious with a very comfortable queen sized bed, very well equipped kitchen, jacuzzi bath and great shower. Exceptionally clean and tidy. We were given beach...

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ExecTaupo, Owner at Executive Motel, responded to this review

Hi Janni and Nigel Thank you so much for staying with us. You were a real pleasure to have as our guests and glad that you enjoyed your time with us. We would love to have you back next time you are coming to NZ. Enjoy the rest of your holidays and safe travels home. Kindest Regards Gill

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Excellent motel and location, very clean and tidy, excellent service and help from Jill. A very easy walk to town, shops, and cafes, would definitely stay at this motel again. Nice beach across the road and coffee cart.

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ExecTaupo, Owner at Executive Motel, responded to this review

Hi Sharon Thanks for the lovely comments. Guests like you are so enjoyable and we would certainly love to have you back again ( when the weather sorts itself out !) We are working on a new website so hopefully will be able to promote more of Taupo's great activities and not just relying on our FB page as we...

Lower Hutt, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

This motel is in a great location. It has fabulous views of the Lake from the balcony. There is an adequate kitchenette. It is very clean with a very comfortable bed. The proprietors are excellent. They were very helpful and willing to go beyond normal kindness.

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ExecTaupo, Owner at Executive Motel, responded to this review

Hi Thanks for the kind review. If you are happy to stay with us again please do not hesitate to let us know prior if there is anything else we can do to make your stay with us more pleasurable. Kind Regards Gill

Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 27 January 2017

We stayed in room 9 of the Executive Motel, which was supposed to be a "superior room". The price was similar, or more expensive to other motels that we booked on our last 2 x trips to NZ, even after a special discount we received, but it looked the cheapest. It certainly wasn't what I would call an executive room,...

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Greater Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 January 2017

As you would see from my reviews, I tend to leave very positive responses. I see trip advisor as a place to be very honest, and not have a whine. Having been in retail myself, I know that the people who get service often say nothing and its only those who get bad service who 'have a go'. We only...

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ExecTaupo, Owner at Executive Motel, responded to this review

Dear Sir I am sorry that you did not approach us directly with your concerns in regard to the bed as we have been going through the rooms and upgrading as required. We do not advertise that we have air conditioning and I am sorry if you feel you cannot sleep with any fan going. We do not usually have...

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Executive Motel in Taupo is the perfect accommodation for business travelers and couples wanting a tranquil, safe and secure environment with off street parking. Our spacious spotless quiet non smoking units with tasteful decor and quality furnishings have outdoor tables and chairs for relaxing; ensuring your stay will leave you refreshed and revived. All 11 units face away from the road - minimising road noise and helping you get a great night's sleep. With views of the lake from the upstairs balcony you can relax with a coffee or glass of wine and hear the gentle waves of Lake Taupo as they come to shore and view the superb sunsets. Your unit is serviced daily and an in room breakfast is available if requested and we offer a full Laundry service to our guests. The main Taupo town centre, with its excellent dining and shopping facilities is located a short walking distance away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Executive Motel

Address: 114 Lake Terrace, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Price Range: $136 - $183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Executive Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Room 7 was great, it was upstairs.”
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