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Wellesley on the Lake Taupo

100 Lake Terrace | PO Box 54, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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Close 
  • Taupo Museum
    1.4 km
  • 3 star hotel
  • Free Wifi
Reviewed 2 days ago
Perfect for a one night stop over!
My mum and I stayed here for 1 night on a stop over on the way... more
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Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My mum and I stayed here for 1 night on a stop over on the way to Auckland. Our room was lovely, we had our own en-suite, TV, tea and coffee facilities and it was ideal. We had a bath and shower in the en-suite too. Our room smelt a bit when we first entered but once we opened the...

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Oxford
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

My wife, myself, her best mate and her two children stayed here in December as part of our North Island mini-tour. The hotel couldn't be better placed, across the road from the lake and stunning views and only a short drive from the main harbour where most boat trips leave from. The rooms are basic, but do the job. The...

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Thank moodyman77
Papamoa, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a stop over here and it looks a great place form the front, Very disappointing in the interior. The receptionist was very good but we found the room to be dated and the walls paper thin, the bed old and uncomfortable also the water system very very loud. It had a great outdoor pool and also alongside a...

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Thank daibach999
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were greeted with staff that were friendly and nice. The room was pretty standard and slightly worn down, but otherwise, it was fine. Location was really good with parking available either within the hotel or along the sidewalks.

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Thank Lawrence C
Salisbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having had terrible service at the Jolly Good Fellows we walked to the Lazy Trout at the Wellesley and opted for a takeaway lunch to eat on the beach. It was delicious and the same staff were kind enough to let us wait in the cool reception area, courteous and the food was lovely. Thank you.

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Thank Ross B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

OK for a one night stay. Comfortable and clean room. Very small bed for 2 people, and very uncomfortable mattress. Beautiful lake views on the contrast over the road. Cheap and affordable. Staff were lovely.

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Thank Ally M
Huntsville, Alabama
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wellesley on the Lake is a a great spot! The hotel room was beautiful and the location is everything we had hoped for! The staff was friendly and was more than accommodating with our three day trip at Lake Taupo

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Thank Noelmin1978
Auckland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Blowing a howling Southerley during our stay so we didn't get to use the pool or spa. Restaurant gives great views over the Lake and Ruapehu in the background on a clear day. Staff very attentive to our needs Beware they have a Double bed in one of the rooms but upon request at 10:30 pm that night we were...

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Thank LisaWalker
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The receptionist was not friendly nor helpful. Upon arrival there was no parking. The hotel share parking with the restaurant so I had to wait for people to leave late at night to get parking. As save parking was a priority for me and we did confirm it when we booked it was very disappointing. Our room was next to...

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Thank ChChLovelife
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Carpet a bit tired,water pressure not great but staff friendly and helpful. Linen clean ,had a lovely meal at The Lazy Trout.All n all we enjoyed our one night there. Great location close to the center of Taupo,also fabulous views of the lake and a peep of Mount Ruapehu.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Wellesley Hotel on Lake Taupo is perfectly positioned on the lakefront, with spectacular views across the lake to the three volcanic cones of Ruapehu, Tongariro and Ngauruhoe. Taupo is home to New Zealand's largest lake, more trout than you can shake a stick at and some of the country's most stunning scenery. Whether you are in Taupo on business or for a holiday, Wellesley Hotel on Lake Taupo offers an ideal setting. Our Lake Taupo accommodation offers great value and is proudly NZ family owned and operated, and is located within minutes of the Lake Taupo town centre and airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wellesley on the Lake Taupo

Address: 100 Lake Terrace | PO Box 54, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Price Range: $104 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Wellesley on the Lake Taupo 3.5*
Number of rooms: 40
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#12 On the Beach Hotel in Taupo
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“Pick a room that is upstairs, hopefully with a view of the lake”
 of 5 bubbles 415lawrencec, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Very close to other restaurants, main street shops and walking track around the Lake”
 of 5 bubbles LisaWalker, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“do not taky view to the courtyard”
 of 5 bubbles Dejv94, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Stay somewhere else!”
 of 5 bubbles G4455XJannem, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't sleep in Room 30 as you get loud noise from Huia st, the car park, upstairs, bar and the pool area.”
 of 5 bubbles DanieleC228, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
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