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Baywater Lakeview Motel

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Do get a room with the lake view and the indoor jacuzzi. Really worth it in the cold weather. Room is big and the view is awesome. There's a small kitchenette and a microwave. Easy for family but I would not recommend for small children. Parking is available for free. The owners live here so its easy to check in...

Thank JaJa_LuRVeS
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Had a wonderful relaxing stay. Room was very comfortable and clean with fantastic views of the lake and mountain. Very friendly staff and hosts. Will definetly stay here again and would recommend to everyone.

Thank karenhF2831YI
Reviewed 31 March 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay as always. The rooms are very clean and tidy and look great after fairly recently being redone/upgraded. The staff were always friendly and very helpful which was much appreciated. This Motel is also in a great location for lake access and views

Thank jackiemG9021UQ
Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

Stay here every Easter great rooms and great view. Close to town not to far to walk. Love the spa in the room. Decent sized rooms with a small balcony good to sit out side with a wine and take in the view. Recently updated bathroom. Has a nice kitchenette and good sized fridge

Thank lilkylie
Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Absolutely love our stay. We have found a new favourite. Lake view to die for. Definitely coming back. 10/10. Lovely staff, very friendly. Great motto: arrive as strangers, leave as friends. Life time friends for sure.

Thank Tuiraki
Christchurch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 March 2016

An apartment with a great view of the lake and excellent facilities, especially the spa bath which soothed our aching muscles after a long day in Tongariro National Park. A bit of a walk into town, but nearby restaurants sufficed.

Thank davidhI4944CD
Steve D, Manager at Baywater Lakeview Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your awesome review.So happy you enjoyed your stay with us.Look forward to the next time. rEGARDS Lynda.

Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

Such a beautiful place! We turned up and we were blown away by the room and not to mention the amazing view! The location was perfect a 10 minute walk to restaurants and bars. The room was modern, warm, clean and really roomy. Our bed overlooked the lake with a massive spa bath also in view of the stunning lake....

1Thank Shontelle M
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 March 2016

We had a room overlooking the lake with a balcony. Modern décor, spa bath in the room, flat screen TV, all in all a great room. Kitchenette had a 2 ring hob as well as microwave/fridge/toaster. Separate bathroom with shower. About 20 minutes walk into town. Free Wi-Fi and parking.

Thank roverrover67
Titahi Bay, Porirua
Reviewed 20 March 2016

This is a Great place to stay, the great staff make for a great experience. We will be staying there again in the future. Have recommended to friends and family to also stay there. Spa was fantastic. A+++. Thank you

Thank cuddles_and_coos
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Stunning views.. lovely staff..gorgeous rooms. We have stayed at many places in Taupo and Baywater has by far been our favorite. From the moment we arrived we were kindly welcomed. We stayed in a lakefront room and the panoramic views were stunning!!!! Everything was lovely and clean and I loved the fact that we could cook food on the hobs...

1Thank RowenaGreenlees

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Spa
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Fully Refurbished October 2013,We have the most picture perfect location in Taupo, situated on Lake Terrace and facing out to the Lake and mountains, Baywater Lakeview Motel has the luxury of being close to town, shops and cafes while still being just far enough away for you to wind down on the balcony, soak up the view and truly enjoy the surroundings and scenery before you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Baywater Lakeview Motel

Address: 126 Lake Terrace, Taupo 3330, New Zealand (Formerly Baywater Motor Inn)
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Price Range: ₹ 5,572 - ₹ 12,113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Baywater Lakeview Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Baywater Hotel Taupo
Hotel Style:
#5 Spa Hotel in Taupo
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Taupo
#11 Family Hotel in Taupo
#20 Romantic Hotel in Taupo
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Room 3...upstairs on the front row...”
 of 5 bubbles davidhI4944CD, 23 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor could be accessed from front patio door, excellent if you have a baby like us”
 of 5 bubbles robfish77, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Book a lake view - worth a bit extra”
 of 5 bubbles BaildonBoy, 26 Feb 2016 | Read review
“The units at the back are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Marks387, 1 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Room 3 or 4 will place you at the very front with full lake views. Close your windows at sunset otherwise you will have a room full of flying insects. ”
 of 5 bubbles Sitash, 2 Jan 2016 | Read review
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