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Manukau, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 August 2016

As usual we always stay in this property during our visit to Taupo. This place has never disappointed us in any way....Always delivered what they advertise for. Would highly recommend this place to all readers who would like to stay in Taupo.

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 July 2016

This is one of the few places in the area where you can get your own private outdoor hot tup in a lovely treed courtyard that you fill with thermal hot water. Its a big spa pool/hotub. A small kitchen with hot plates and microwave plus all the needed pots n pans. A big kingsize bed and a sofa bed...

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1Thank yyiippeeee
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Room was just what we were after -- clean, comfy and spacious with a private courtyard. The best part however, was the fill-it-yourself thermal hot pool! The weather during the weekend was miserable, but it was lovely to come home each evening and have a nice long soak. The balcony's above provide the perfect shelter, so you can enjoy being...

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Thank Emsy22
Hastings, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 June 2016

What a great location for a weekend get away nice clean and quite room just a shame the weather was not great.a very good view of the lake would be great on a good day will recommend this motel to our friends and family and would stay at that motel again.

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Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 June 2016

I love coming to Taupo knowing I have a great place to stay every time. The rooms are spacious and have everything you need to be comfortable. Having air conditioning make the rooms toasty warm in winter. Great views over the lake.

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Thank shanemL9158JF
Eltham, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Wow what a beautiful sopt with views of the lake and lovely well serviced rooms and sooo warm. Great staff also, very helpful when we needed or wanted advice and tips for our Taupo stay, we had a lovely time. So appreciated the privacy and ease of parking and coming in and out.

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Thank Ronce2
Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Staff were so helpful from the time I rang up to confirm a room to the moment we left! Our room was a nice big size, had a spa bath and a private deck. The view was looking out over the lake and was a clean and tidy place to stay! Would recommend to anyone heading to Taupo.

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Thank libbyh589
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 June 2016

I picked Baycrest so the whole family could enjoy the lovely heated outdoor pool. It really was a highlight of our stay. Lots of complimentary pool towels separate from those used in the bathroom. The heatpump made the room cosy on a cool night.

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1Thank 807joanne
Auckland
Reviewed 31 May 2016

my friends and i stayed there for the weekend, the hot tub outside is amazing very close to the town centre, cosy and affordable Lodge, would definitely recommend to anyone staying in Taupo. Host was very friendly and allowed us to leave our luggage at the reception area while we explored a bit more of Taupo before heading home,

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 31 May 2016

I've stayed here 2 times and it's amazing. Rooms are clean and tidy. The studio rooms with the thermal tubs outside are awesome. A great location along the lake a few minutes drive from the main CBD of Taupo. Definitely will be coming back!

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience the latest in quality service and surroundings, where traditional elegance blends with a restful ambiance. Baycrest Lodge, Qualmark rated 4 Star Plus is 100m from the main swimming beach of Great Lake Taupo. All 16 units are spacious and elegantly appointed and have tasteful European bathrooms and fully self contained kitchen facilities, including fridges, ceramic hotplates and microwaves. Ground floor suites have individual hot thermal tubs, up to 50'C, 2 of which are full disability access units. First floor suites have large champagne spa baths, balconies and superb Great Lake Taupo views. Super King beds are available in all the studio suites. The 2 room family suites can have either singles or a super king bed as well as the queen bed in the lounge area. Some suites interconnect to make more sleeping configurations. Baycrest Lodge also has a stunning swimming pool thermally heated to between 30'C and 35'C all year round. There is a guest lounge/bar area and a guest laundry on site. Baycrest Lodge is close to a number of restaurants and is about 1 kilometre (flat and easy 15-20 minute walk) from the town centre. It is also in a perfect position to watch many of the major events such as the NZ Ironman. All the suites offer free WiFi (limits apply), Sky's all new 'Guest Select' meaning 50+ channels in every room, 32" LCD TVs with inbuilt DVD player and I-Pod docking. Baycrest Lodge is the ideal place for the discerning traveller, anyone away on business or those just wanting to get away and relax for a time. We look forward to welcoming you to Baycrest Lodge and Taupo. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Baycrest Lodge

Address: 79 Mere Road, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Price Range: €120 - €168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Baycrest Lodge 4.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Flag Hotel Baycrest
Hotel Style:
#5 Luxury Hotel in Taupo
#7 Romantic Hotel in Taupo
#12 Family Hotel in Taupo
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“Ground floors have their own private mineral tub that draws from the geothermal waters of Lake Taupo - Purrfect!”
 of 5 bubbles pmeagher41, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If you want an outside hot tub go for a ground floor room, if you want a balcony & a lake view, go for the upper room.”
 of 5 bubbles mehefinllanmaes, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Service, cleanliness, views, price.”
 of 5 bubbles 388nitak, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Our room was spacious and clean with a comfortable bed”
 of 5 bubbles siloatat, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Personally prefer the upstairs rooms because they each have an awesome view of Lake Taupo!”
 of 5 bubbles alchemy8, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
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