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    Gables Lakefront Motel

    130 Lake Terrace, Taupo, New Zealand
    011 64 7-378 8030
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    • Excellent90%
    • Very good8%
    • Average1%
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    “hot tub” (95 reviews)
    “across the road” (61 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Heated pool
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Greeted by by homemade cookies in the room, a bowlful of apples and welcoming hosts in Peter and Penny. Unique and immaculate quarters with a wonderful view of the lake. This was our favorite place to stay in NZ!More

    Thank Brycehiker
    Response from TaupoGables, Owner at Gables Lakefront MotelResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Brycehiker, Thanks for the great review and kind words. It was lovely to meet you both and we are pleased that you enjoyed all our little extras that make the Gables a special place to stay. We try our best here and it is...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Stayed two nights at Gables in Taupo. Clean and very functional unit with sitting room, kitchenette, bath and bedroom. The kitchenette was well equipped and more than adequate for breakfast or evening snacks. I ate dinner out. Across the street from park and lake. Convenient...More

    Thank John W
    Response from TaupoGables, Owner at Gables Lakefront MotelResponded 1 week ago

    Hi John W, Thanks for the great review. It was nice to meet you and we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and the surrounding area. We wish you all the best for the rest of your travels and hope to see...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    These rooms were very comfortable, well built and appointed. The location was good, close to town, great view of Lake Taupo and the mountains beyond. We enjoyed the spa outside the bedroom, cozy and hot. The apples and cookies were a nice touch. The free...More

    Thank bettyobradCA
    Response from TaupoGables, Owner at Gables Lakefront MotelResponded 1 week ago

    Hi bettyobradCA, Thanks for the great review and kind words. It was lovely to meet you both and we are pleased that you enjoyed all our little extras that make the Gables a special place to stay. We try our best here and it is...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    With a gorgeous view of the lake and a short walk into downtown, this spot is perfectly located as a base for any Taupo activity. And after a long day of activities, the en suite hot tub is greatly appreciated. The rooms are spacious with...More

    Thank Sam W
    Response from TaupoGables, Owner at Gables Lakefront MotelResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Sam W, Thanks for the great review and kind words. It was lovely to meet you both and we really enjoyed talking to you. We are pleased that you enjoyed all our little extras that make the Gables a special place to stay. We...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed at Gables for two nights and it was the best stay of our trip so far! The staff were lovely and very helpful! We went for the superior one bed apartment with a hot tub. The room had been recently refurbished and everything...More

    Thank Jenna B
    Response from TaupoGables, Owner at Gables Lakefront MotelResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Jenna B, Thanks for the great review. It was lovely to meet you both and we really enjoyed your company. We are pleased that you enjoyed your room with the awesome views of the lake and the mountains and all the little extras like...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 122 - US$ 174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Taupo
    • #1 Family Hotel in Taupo
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Taupo
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Taupo
    • #3 Business Hotel in Taupo
    • #4 Best Value Hotel in Taupo
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    • Waikato Region >
    • Taupo District >
    • Taupo
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    desa_plg
    4 October 2016|
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    Response from Karen Y | Reviewed this property |
    We had a ground floor 1 bedroom apartment. It had only 1 bathroom with shower & toilet. Modern & very clean. We also had our own private spa. It was in a walled & roofed room off the bedroom.
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    22 June 2016|
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    Response from TaupoGables | Property representative |
    The drive time from Gables Lakefront Motel to Rotorua Airport is approx 1H.15M. With your check-in time for your flight to CHC, this should be indicated on your ticket for the latest that you need to be there and factor in... More
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    sc0rpio12
    12 May 2015|
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    Response from TaupoGables | Property representative |
    Hi scOrpio1, Yes, we have units that have easy access facilities. All of our units have walk in showers and we also have a ramp for wheel chairs if needed. Hope to see you soon. Kind regards, Peter & Penny
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    "The views are excellent, it is worth choosing a room with a lake view."
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    "If view is important, ask for 7-12"
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    "Best Room to stay in is one with a lake view."
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    "Cross the street and take a walk around the gorgeous lake."
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