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    Wellesley on the Lake Taupo

    100 Lake Terrace | PO Box 54, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Room & Suite (33)
    Dining (16)
    • Excellent15%
    • Very good37%
    • Average26%
    • Poor14%
    • Terrible8%
    Travellers talk about
    “lazy trout” (9 reviews)
    “ski lodge” (4 reviews)
    “lake taupo” (32 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Wheelchair Access
    Conference Facilities
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 18 July 2017

    We stayed at the Wellesley over the weekend and even though it had been the worst Storm for the winter, so far, the view that we had paid extra for was only seen through such bad condensation it was running down the windows and sills....More

    Thank jamnbakk
    Reviewed 16 July 2017

    The rooms could do with updating and the public areas need re-painting and replacement of badly stained carpets. Just all looks a little tired. I was in a downstairs room and I could hear the people above me move around their room as the floor...More

    Thank wbbarton
    Reviewed 3 July 2017

    My mum and I stayed here while visiting my dad in Taupo, at first view it looks great but when we got to our room well..... the jug had to be put on the floor to boil as it didnt reach the outlet from the...More

    Thank Kelly-Anne B
    Reviewed 21 June 2017

    I decided to book with Wellesley on the Lake, 1. Because of the location (Being so close to the Lake, I thought it probably couldn't get any better than this) and 2. The price was affordable. I only booked to stay 1 night and it...More

    Thank BiancaShynade
    Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

    When we first arrived to the hotel, we were quite excited! The room seemed lovely and clean and the bed seemed pretty comfy! We went out for dinner to explore a little bit, had some LOVELY Indian food from Malabar. We returned to the hotel,...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$56 - US$120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #13 On the Beach Hotel in Taupo
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 40
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    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Taupo District >
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    Traveller (80)
    Room & Suite (33)
    Dining (16)
    Pool & Beach (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (51)
    Bathroom (12)
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    "We had a back room was quiet but very small."
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    "I would suggest to avoid aground floor room try to book first floor and creaking floorboards????"
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