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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We rented the downstairs suite which is quite spacious. Everything is squeaky clean. There's gear to make tea and coffee in the room, a fridge etc. The bathroom is large enough but lacks a spot to put your toiletries. The bed is comfy and big enough for tall persons. The hosts, Maggie & Ivan prepare delicious breakfasts and provide you...

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Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Maggie and Ivan at " Above the Lake" WE were in the Garden Suite downstairs bedroom bathroom and small living space, another double room in the suite not occupied but would be good for a family so we spread ourselves out. All the usual tea and coffee making facilities and a jug of fresh milk in the fridge Continental breakfast...

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We stayed here at the beginning of November 2016. Arrived after a long drive and Ivan gave us a very warm welcome. Our first floor room was spacious with good sitting area with sofa, fridge, tea/coffee etc. and wonderful panoramic view of the lake. Large bathroom with 'goodies', spa bath and separate shower. We were very pleasantly surprised to find...

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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one night in the downstairs 2-bedroom apartment, which was clean, comfy, and roomy. Ivan and Maggie are very friendly and welcoming and the continental breakfast was excellent. Although the property is set back some way from the waterfront, it is situated almost next door to a wonderful restaurant, The Mole and Chicken which does the most...

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Camberley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2016

We had such a warm welcome from Maggie and Ivan and our room was just perfect with a lounge area, bedroom and a large bathroom. It was beautifully decorated and extremely comfortable, we had an excellent night's sleep. It was lovely to sit in the garden and enjoy a cup of tea on arrival which made us feel very much...

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Angmering, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 January 2016

I stayed here for two nights 13th & 14th Jan during my trip to NZ. Maggie and Ivan made me very welcome and my room had a lovely view across the lake. They gave me lots of advice about where to go and what to do which was most helpful, also Ivan is a whiz with IT and helped me...

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Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our two night stay, the view is amazing and the room was very comfortable. Maggie offered us a ride into town and gave us a quick tour. As we were on motorcycle it was nice to leave it in the garage. She gave us great suggestions of things to do in the area and Ivan gave us...

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Thank Larry F
Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Warm friendly hosts, great location with views of lake and mountain. Very comfortable. Good pub next door Chicken & Mole. Lovely breakfast. Bubbles on arrival. Free wifi. Would definitely recommend and would love to return again.

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SIngapore
Reviewed 18 June 2014

Maggie and Ivan are the kindest and most genuine hosts one can ever meet. Breakfast conversations and any exchanges were always earnest. Maggie even went out of her way to help get the lightning cable for my iPhone when she heard that mine wasn't working. The Garden Suite was spacious and spotlessly clean, with two rooms each with a queen...

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Ivan R, Owner at Above the Lake at Windsor Charters, responded to this review

It was great to have you to stay with us, we thoroughly enjoyed your company and were more than happy to help with little problems such as phone cables.

Hampshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 February 2013

We were greeted by a cold beer by Ivan as soon as we arrived – how good is that? Other than two beers! Our suite with side garden access was all we could have wished for – spacious, spotless and a very comfortable super-sized bed. We breakfasted with Maggie and Ivan during our stay and were treated not only to...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxury Taupo Bed & Breakfast accommodation. Located in the heart of Taupo overlooking the lake, mountains and Taupo town. 3 tastefully furnished guest rooms with private facilities. Charter boat trout fishing with your hosts an option. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Above the Lake at Windsor Charters

Address: 46 Rokino Road, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Price Range: ₹ 8,922 - ₹ 11,313 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“The Garden Suite has two rooms and it's the best for a family of four.”
 of 5 bubbles SingaporeTeh, 18 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Garden suite idyllic”
 of 5 bubbles bendyNewZealand, 16 Dec 2012 | Read review
“The lake view room was roomy and very comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles aussiedreamer2, 29 Jan 2012 | Read review
“The Lakeview Room has the best view.”
 of 5 bubbles EYToh, 19 Oct 2011 | Read review
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