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    Clearwater Motor Lodge

    229 Lake Terrace, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
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    Traveller (61)
    Room & Suite (38)
    Dining (2)
    Overview
    • Excellent73%
    • Very good22%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “spa bath” (23 reviews)
    “lake taupo” (26 reviews)
    “huge jacuzzi” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Room Service
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviews (181)
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    1 - 5 of 173 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This is our go to place in Taupo and we were not disappointed. Beautiful view from our upstairs corner room, excellent facilities and friendly and obliging staff. We made one observation to the staff about a gap in the folding door to the balcony that...More

    Thank Kate B
    Reviewed 4 July 2017

    We're staying in the room on the ground floor and the view of the lake is really great. The kitchen is well-equipped. The room is nice and big. The location is a bit far from town center therefore I recommend renting a car.

    Thank Pilo V
    Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

    Just little complaints...talked to Clearwater staff on the phone, and was told we were going to have corner room...when arrived, conversation denied, and we got the middle room :(. Also all the little freebies (shampoo,conditioner,cookies etc) weren't refilled, pay full price for 2nd night, so...More

    Thank 1auryn
    Reviewed 7 June 2017

    The room facilities were excellent, free wifi and parking, spa bath and wonderfully vigorous shower pressure, helpful staff. But it was the iconic Lake Taupo and Mt Ruapehu views that entranced me. Simply splendid. Would happily return.More

    Thank Sumac2010
    Response from linashao, Owner at Clearwater Motor LodgeResponded 10 June 2017

    Hi Sumac2010: thanks for you time to write the review. we are so pleased that you enjoyed our location and facility. It is nice spot which can see the lake and mountain view from your room. looking forward to see you in the near future....More

    Reviewed 8 May 2017

    We have been staying at the Clearwater for a few times now and it is still as fabulous as always. Friendly hosts, breathtaking view of the lake, clean and value for money considering the location. I am sure we will stay here again when we...More

    Thank 226el
    Gables Lakefront Motel
    705 reviews
    #1 of 69 hotels in Taupo
     
    The Reef Resort - Heritage Collection
    517 reviews
    #3 of 69 hotels in Taupo
     
    Millennium Hotel and Resort Manuels Taupo
    576 reviews
    #8 of 69 hotels in Taupo
     
    Hilton Lake Taupo
    2,079 reviews
    #7 of 69 hotels in Taupo
     
    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$136 - US$167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Taupo
    • #5 On the Beach Hotel in Taupo
    • #9 Luxury Hotel in Taupo
    • #15 Family Hotel in Taupo
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Taupo District >
    • Taupo
    • Also Known As
    • Clearwater Hotel Taupo
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    Traveller (61)
    Room & Suite (38)
    Dining (2)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (49)
    Bathroom (2)
    Nearby
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    .11 km away
     
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    Nearby Restaurants
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    .20 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Great Lake Taupo
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    .97 km away
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    .79 km away
    Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort
    410 reviews
    1.16 km away
    Taupo's Floatplane
    77 reviews
    .65 km away
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    Room Tips
    "Rooms on the ground floor come with nice gardens."
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    "Lake and mountain view room, no question. Mine was room 4"
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    "If you want lakefront experience pick the ground floor room"
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    "We stayed on the bottom floor by the lake it had beautiful views"
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