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    Rainbow Lodge

    99 Titiraupenga Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
    011 64 7-808 3114
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    Room & Suite (4)
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    Overview
    • Excellent45%
    • Very good36%
    • Average15%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “the kitchen” (65 reviews)
    “great hostel” (14 reviews)
    “movie night” (5 reviews)
    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Rooftop Bar
    Kitchenette
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    51 - 55 of 231 reviews

    Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

    The best hostel we stayed in on our travels of New Zealand. Large, comfortable rooms and common areas. Very clean. Large well equip kitchen. 24 sauna is a major bonus. Good location. Easily within walking distance to bars, restaurants, grocery stores and activities. Quality bike...More

    Thank Talston7
    Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

    Initially staying 3 nights in a double room, we loved it! The room was well heated at night, there's a clean and spacious kitchen, plenty of seating/tables, plenty of couches, good WiFi, an off street car park, a TV room with sofas and radiators and...More

    Thank Jenny M
    Response from TeamRainbow, General Manager at Rainbow LodgeResponded 18 September 2016

    Hi Jenny! Thanks for taking the time to leave such a nice review for us! It was a pleasure to have you guys stay with us and we are glad you extended your time in Taupo to stay at Rainbow. We look forward to seeing...More

    Reviewed 14 August 2016

    The staff is very friendly, it's clean and cosy. We especially liked the big kitchen and lounge. When you cook, the gas cooker is just a little bit tricky, you have to be patient. The rooms are nice and warm. We definitely recommend it !

    Thank Priscilla B
    Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

    The best hostel beds in NZ!!! Staff is really friendly, common areas are clean, overall a really nice place. They are close to grocery shops and shopping places, restaurants, the coolest McDonalds in the world and the lake. I stayed there 3 times already, 2...More

    Thank Juan Miguel C
    Response from TeamRainbow, General Manager at Rainbow LodgeResponded 18 September 2016

    Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a great review! It is always nice when guests return time after time because they enjoyed it here so much :) Enjoy the rest of your travels and we look forward to seeing you...More

    Reviewed 9 August 2016

    From checking in the staff here were lovely. Friendly and informative, Kat gave us a great recommendation of pub for dinner (the Mole and Chicken) and lots of ideas for things to do both inside and out as it was snowing when we arrived. She...More

    Thank Robyn A
    Ashbrook Motel
    75 reviews
    #31 of 68 hotels in Taupo
    0.1 km
     
    Hilton Lake Taupo
    2,156 reviews
    #8 of 68 hotels in Taupo
    3.1 km
     
    Beechtree Motel
    646 reviews
    #6 of 68 hotels in Taupo
    0.9 km
     
    Gables Lakefront Motel
    749 reviews
    #1 of 68 hotels in Taupo
    1.6 km
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Price range
    • US$16 - US$47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Taupo District >
    • Taupo
    • Also Known As
    • Rainbow Hotel Taupo
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    Room & Suite (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (44)
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    napz10
    4 September 2016|
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    Response from TeamRainbow | Property representative |
    Hi Nape, sorry our capacity is 69 people but the dates you are asking for are in peak season so you may be struggling to get somewhere to house all your group. I can only suggest you may have to split the group... More
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    "even the common rooms are big and clean"
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    "Room 9 (main building) can be a little noisy with people coming in/out of the kitchen or sitting outside the..."
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    "i was back in 11"
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    "Talk to the front desk if you would like to do an adventure- they can usually help you book."
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