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Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

That is, if you want what you pay for. If there aren't many people here they close the bar, the restaurant,and suggest you get a taxi somewhere - or walk 15 minutes down the main highway in the dark to get food ( lone female). Or go somewhere else. Yes, I will next time.

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Staying for just one night, Positives: had awesome service both online and when checking in. HUGE TV, great parking and good sized room. Great price, and easy to deal with. offered restaurant booking and breakfast. Free WIFI. Room was really clean and tidy. Negs - Toilet was really load when re-filling, Concrete outside was very slippery to the point I...

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 March 2016

This accommodation falls between average and very good. Facilities are basic but are very good value for money. Being off the main road allows for a quiet room (subject to other guests which is the same wherever you stay and we only suffered from unusually noisy guests our last night there). If you want to eat at the more popular...

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Matamata
Reviewed 21 March 2016

My husband and I had a 2 night stay here. We had a great dinner in the hotel dinning room on our first night, staff were very friendly. Breakfast was buffet, food good and presented well, again the staff were lovely. We had friends call in for the a glass of bubbles in the afternoon and the lovely receptionist was...

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Stayed here for one night on our way up the island from Wellington and. It was good value for money clean and comfortable. We ate in the restaurant and the young local lady and Richard were fantastic great service. And food was good as well. First time we stayed here and would stay again for same rate. Can't complain about...

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Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for the concert in Jan. Tried to go to their restaurant fri night to be told the kitchen had run out of food and could only see six people dining at half past seven. Gave them another chance sat night and the food is ok, basic even but it fills the spot. Rooms are tidy but basic,...

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Jan5256, General Manager at Lakeland Resort Taupo, responded to this review

So sorry your experience in our Restaurant was not as good as it should have been, the Friday night we had a large function in the Conference area consequently the food issue. I'm so pleased you gave us another chance on Saturday. Please try us again in the future and we will aim to please.

New Zealand
Reviewed 29 February 2016

First time here on our way north. Rooms were comfortable and clean. Plenty of parking. Unfortunately the restaurant was booked out the night we stayed so we went down town for a meal. Obviously popular with the working community with a shearing gang next door (who were very quiet) and a couple of road gangs across the way (who were...

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Jan5256, General Manager at Lakeland Resort Taupo, responded to this review

We appreciate you great review, thank you for letting everyone else know what a great place it is to stay. We look forward to assisting you again in the future and please book for dinner so you can also enjoy the Restaurant next time.

Masterton, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 February 2016

We had a great view of the lake from upstairs landing, Hotel is on the outskirts of town, so no other restaurants within walking distance. Room very basic and old style. Bed was mention to be a queen,but felt like a double was comfortable. I believe in its day it had a lot of tourist buses stay over, but has...

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Jan5256, General Manager at Lakeland Resort Taupo, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to review our hotel. It's great you enjoyed our view from the upstairs balcony (walkway). All our beds that sleep 2 guests are indeed Queens and I'm so pleased you found it comfortable. At this time of the year we are discounting some of our rooms, you must have been one of the lucky...

Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 February 2016

The whole complex was very neat. We stayed one night in a twin room, which was tidy and clean and had anything you would expect (complimentary tea, coffee etc.). The bathroom was really nice and modern. It was really warm in the room, though. No air conditioning. Unfortunately, we had bad luck with our neighbours. Really loud and drunk until...

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Jan5256, General Manager at Lakeland Resort Taupo, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property, great you enjoyed our clean and tidy property. Hopefully next time you stay your neighbours will be more considerate.

Auckland
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Stayed for one night in a standard triple single room. Clean room, nice shower, very comfy beds and pillows. Staff were friendly & helpful, pool was nice & restaurant was good. Only one gripe, and that was the people in the room next door with the screaming child at 3am that kept us awake for an hour, if that hadn't...

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Jan5256, General Manager at Lakeland Resort Taupo, responded to this review

Many thanks for your lovely comments about the property and staff. Sorry you were disturbed by other guests, unfortunately this was out of our control. We look forward to hosting you again for another one nighter, or more.

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lakeland Resort is situated on the beautiful shores of Lake Taupo, New Zealand's largest lake and world renowned for its trout fishing and scenery.Set amidst 2.8 acres of landscaped grounds, complete with 64 well equipped studio units, with 42 plasma flat screen TV, tennis court, outdoor seasonal swimming pool, 2 private indoor spa pools, guest laundry facilities, ample off-street parking, 2 conference rooms and the Lakeland Bar and Brasserie.Lakeland Resort offers relaxing and comfortable accommodation, superb conference and function facilities with The Lakeland Bar & Brasserie serving divine cuisine. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lakeland Resort Taupo

Address: 282 Lake Terrace | P.O. Box 1179,, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Price Range: ₹ 4,597 - ₹ 7,283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Lakeland Resort Taupo 3*
Number of rooms: 64
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“all rooms are good to be honest from what I could see. Maybe you want to get a downstairs room if you prefer not to use stairs.”
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“Upper level units would have a better view but I think you need to walk up stairs to get there.”
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