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    Chelmswood Motel

    250 Lake Terrace, State Hwy 1 | Waipahihi, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Traveller (34)
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    Pool & Beach (8)
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    Overview

    • Excellent49%
    • Very good31%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible6%
    Travellers talk about
    “mineral pool” (20 reviews)
    “lake view” (22 reviews)
    “sore muscles” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Pool
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 14 September 2016

    I have never come across such an arrogant and rude management couple in my life. I have been in hospitality all my life and this couple puts Faulty Towers to shame. Accepting a booking from a rugby club - all players being 12 year old...More

    Helpful?2  
    Response from Chelmswood M, Owner at Chelmswood Motel

    Dear Terry676 Forgive the same response as Previous writer but it is relevant, we do have an expectation that children, 12 year olds, will be behaved and have parental supervision. Particularly when in our heated pool and running around the complex, where there are 20...More

    Reviewed 13 September 2016

    We stayed at the motel over the past weekend as part of a larger group of families and kids. From the get go it became very apparent that the Manager had very little tolerance for the children. Instead of approaching the parents with his gripes...More

    Helpful?7  
    Response from Chelmswood M, Manager at Chelmswood Motel

    Dear MR My responses to the two others of your groups reviews substantially cover views, but you have highlighted two specific items which I will address. Your children were locked out of the Hot outdoor pool, as after three requests to stop jumping from the...More

    Reviewed 10 September 2016

    Great Room with view and very friendly and helpful owners. The pool was lovely and warm and we had a plunge pool in our room. Parking was right outside our door. Kitchen and cooking facilities as well.

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    Response from Chelmswood M, Owner at Chelmswood Motel

    Hi Crissy Your review is greatly appreciated , thank you.

    Reviewed 25 August 2016

    The owners were very friendly, helpful and accommodating. The unit was clean, tidy and comfortable. Great parking available for those that require more than just a car park. The motel is set back off the road a bit so road traffic noise is not a...More

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    Response from Chelmswood M, Owner at Chelmswood Motel

    Hi Truffle Thank you for taking the time to write a review it is greatly appreciated.

    Reviewed 24 August 2016

    Awesome place, we stayed in a family suite which is really nice & spacious for families If you're a couple escaping from kids then I recommend the Lake view studios. We will be back in Dec for our Wedding Anniversary. Thanks Rich & Sandy :-)

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    Response from Chelmswood M, Owner at Chelmswood Motel

    Hi True Blue Kiwis Thank you for taking the time to write a review, it is greatly appreciated and we are really pleased that your enjoyed your visit.

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$81 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #19 Family Hotel in Taupo
    • #21 Romantic Hotel in Taupo
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    Room & Suite (18)
    Pool & Beach (8)
    Dining (1)
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    "Request a room in the front of property facing the lake"
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    "great lake view, mineral spa bath"
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    "rooms at the front have a view of the lake"
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    "lake front!"
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