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    Rive Gauche B&B Lodge

    128 Ferndale Way | RD 4, Taupo 3384, New Zealand
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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      2 adults
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          Room & Suite (13)
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          Overview
          • Excellent93%
          • Very good6%
          • Average1%
          • Poor0%
          • Terrible0%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Suites
          Bar/Lounge
          Kitchenette
          Multilingual Staff
          Accessible rooms
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          1 - 5 of 92 reviews

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          We stayed at Rive Gauche for 2 nights, what a lovely experience. Starting from the moment we drove up and saw the beautifully designed home and landscaped gardens. Lynne and Jim met us at the door and immediately made us feel at home. The interior...More

          Thank RonandGloria
          Response from Lynne F, Owner at Rive Gauche B&B LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

          It was certainly a pleasure to meet you both. We are pleased to have been able to spend quality time with you and with the guests we had staying at the time. Thank you once again for choosing Rive Gauche for your Taupo stay.

          Reviewed 1 May 2017

          Well, the accommodation on the website looked fabulous hence our choosing Rive Gauche, but when we arrived it was far better than on the photos. The room was beautifully and tastefully appointed and spotlessly clean. The vines were spectacular, especially with the early morning mist...More

          Thank AndreaSteinberg
          Response from Lynne F, Owner at Rive Gauche B&B LodgeResponded 2 May 2017

          Thank you so much for choosing to stay with us at Rive Gauche and for your enthusiastic comments. We are so pleased that your stay was beyond expectation. We designed the studio as a peaceful retreat, a place to unwind at the end of a...More

          Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

          We stayed in Rive Gauche for four nights. It was THE best place to visit the lake, walk in Tongariro and cycle the Great Lake Trail. A wonderful house in a beautiful location, just out of town. Lynne and Jim are very hospitable and they...More

          Thank Rob J
          Response from TaupoRiveGauche, Owner at Rive Gauche B&B LodgeResponded 12 April 2017

          Thanks for choosing to stay with us and for your vote of confidence. We are so pleased you enjoyed your time with us here in Taupo. We would love to host you again should you ever return to the North Island. Furthermore, we are proud...More

          Reviewed 31 March 2017

          Amazing,a superb large room with all facilities, very comfortable bed and beautiful bathroom all set in a lovely garden and vinyard. Our hosts were very friendly and helpful, breakfast was excellent. The situation is just outsde Taupo and very peaceful.If I visit the area again...More

          Thank bargates2017
          Response from Lynne F, Owner at Rive Gauche B&B LodgeResponded 3 April 2017

          Thank you so much for your generous comments. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to hosting you again should you ever return to Taupo.

          Reviewed 12 March 2017

          We stayed there for 2 nights and we truly loved it. The room was very spacious, tastefully decorated and overall delightful. We really enjoyed the breakfasts, as well as how welcoming and gracious our hosts were. Since we are French, the fact Lynn spoke the...More

          Thank Brigitte H
          Response from Lynne F, Owner at Rive Gauche B&B LodgeResponded 21 March 2017

          Thank you so much for your kind words, Brigitte. We really enjoyed hosting you and hope you manage to come back to NZ some day. We are sorry that you didn't get around to tasting our wine, but when the weather is great and time...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Microwave
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$150 - US$245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 3
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          • Location
          • New Zealand >
          • North Island >
          • Waikato Region >
          • Taupo District >
          • Taupo
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          "They have a suite with a kitchenette."
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          "great views, easy access to the town, lake, golf course, biking, etc."
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          "Choose from QS or KS, otherwise amenities the same"
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