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Karaka Tree Motel

216 Lake Terrace, Taupo TAUPO, New Zealand
+64 7378 2432

£65+

Overall guest ratings

7.5/10 Good
Based on 1,187 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.2
  • 8.3
  • 4.4
  • 3.9

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  • Friendly service

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    About

    A great choice for a stay in Taupo, Karaka Tree Motel is just 3.2 mi (5.1 km) from the airport. The spa tub makes for a relaxing end to the day, and freebies like WiFi and self parking are added perks.

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    Amenities

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Babysitting or child care
    • Business centre
    • Internet
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Hot tub
    • Skiing (downhill)
    • Safe
    • Free parking
    • Storage available
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Facilities for disabled guests
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    7.5 Good
    Based on 1,187 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      7.9 "City centre within easy reach, said 79%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.3 "Great service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.7 "Management was excellent, said 87%."
    • 7.8 "Wellness & sports facilities were pleasant enough."
    • 4.4 "Rooms are not good."
      3.5 "65% complained about the bathroom."
      2.3 "77% said rooms were dirty."
      0.6 "94% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.4 "76% found problems with the furniture."
      3.6 "64% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      1.5 "For 85%, the rooms looked old."
      2.7 "73% had problems with the shower."
      1.2 "88% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.3 "87% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      4.3 "Air conditioning was criticized by 57%."
      0.6 "94% were disappointed with the minibar."
    • 3.9 "Bad amenities."
      3.3 "67% thought the building wasn't nice."
      2.3 "For 77%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
      0.0 "100% didn't like the architecture."
      1.0 "90% thought the facilities needed updating."
    • 2.9 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.7 "83% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 2.7 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.3 "77% said rooms were dirty."
      4.7 "53% thought it was rather dirty."
      1.2 "88% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.6 "84% said that wellness & sports facilities were unclean."
      0.9 "Unclean dining area, according to 91%."
    • 2.3 "Food is inedible."
      1.1 "For 89%, the dining experience was not enjoyable."
      0.9 "Unclean dining area, according to 91%."
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    Overall rating

    7.3 Good
    Based on 569 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      7.8 "City centre within easy reach, said 78%."
    • 7.5 "Wellness & sports facilities were pleasant enough."
    • 7.3 "Good service."
      8.5 "85% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.2 "Management was excellent, said 82%."
    • 5.7 "Average comfort."
      5.0 "Beds were acceptable for 50%."
      5.8 "For only 58%, the noise level was all right."
    • 4.4 "Rooms are not good."
      3.8 "62% complained about the bathroom."
      2.4 "76% said rooms were dirty."
      0.5 "95% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.6 "74% found problems with the furniture."
      3.1 "69% had problems with the shower."
      1.2 "88% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      1.5 "For 85%, the rooms looked old."
      0.7 "93% were disappointed with the minibar."
      1.5 "85% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.6 "64% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
    • 3.7 "Bad amenities."
      3.3 "67% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 3.1 "Disappointing internet connection."
      2.0 "80% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.0 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.4 "76% said rooms were dirty."
      4.7 "53% thought it was rather dirty."
      1.4 "86% said that wellness & sports facilities were unclean."
      1.5 "85% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 2.0 "Horrible vibe."
      1.4 "86% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      1.9 "81% didn't like the unstylish hotel."
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    Overall rating

    7.5 Good
    Based on 498 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
    • 8.5 "Great service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.8 "Management was excellent, said 88%."
    • 8.2 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
    • 5.8 "Average comfort."
      5.7 "Beds were acceptable for 57%."
      5.3 "For only 53%, the noise level was all right."
    • 4.8 "Rooms are not good."
      2.7 "73% said rooms were dirty."
      3.3 "67% complained about the bathroom."
      0.9 "91% thought they were poorly maintained."
      4.0 "60% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      2.7 "73% found problems with the furniture."
      1.9 "For 81%, the rooms looked old."
      2.4 "76% had problems with the shower."
      1.0 "90% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      1.2 "88% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 4.2 "Bad amenities."
      3.5 "65% thought the building wasn't nice."
      2.5 "For 75%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
    • 3.1 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.7 "73% said rooms were dirty."
      4.9 "51% thought it was rather dirty."
      1.2 "88% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 2.4 "Food is inedible."
      1.1 "For 89%, the dining experience was not enjoyable."
    • 2.4 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.4 "86% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    7.5 Good
    Based on 118 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.0 "Good value."
    • 7.8 "Wellness & sports facilities were pleasant enough."
    • 6.0 "Average comfort."
      5.2 "Beds were acceptable for 52%."
    • 4.2 "Rooms are not good."
      3.5 "65% complained about the bathroom."
      2.2 "78% said rooms were dirty."
      0.5 "95% thought they were poorly maintained."
    • 3.9 "Bad amenities."
      3.4 "66% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 2.5 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.2 "78% said rooms were dirty."
    • 1.7 "Horrible vibe."
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