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    The Reef Resort

    219 Lake Terrace | Town Center, Taupo, New Zealand
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    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Very good18%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
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    “luxury studio” (12 reviews)
    “spa bath” (46 reviews)
    “free bikes” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
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    Beachfront
    Spa
    4 Star Hotel
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    All reviews luxury studio spa bath free bikes lake view pool area free wifi pool and hot tub great resort hot mineral nice pool direct access top floor the managers room was spacious two nights cooked breakfast walk into town one bedroom apartment plunger coffee stayed longer
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    A lovely personal feel to this motel, with a great welcome from lovely Sharon. All the other staff I encountered took the time to say hello and were very helpful. We were all checked in very speedily. Our room I think was room 6 and...More

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    Response from SharonAndRobBell, Manager at The Reef Resort

    Dear LJD1250 Thank you for your wonderful review and I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and the facilities. We enjoyed having you to stay with us and hope that we will have the pleasure of having you stay again in the future....More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The Reef Resort was the nicest place we stayed at throughout our trip and had I known, I would've booked for an extra day or two. The room is a luxurious studio with a nice jacuzzi and fancy dinnerware +cutlery for 4 people. They even...More

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    Response from SharonAndRobBell, Manager at The Reef Resort

    Dear Sheila514 Thank you for your delightful review and for taking the time to review the Reef Resort. Hopefully you will be able to make it back to stay again in the future to truly enjoy all the facilities that the Reef Resort has to...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Nice homey atmosphere as it is run by a friendly couple , Rob and Sharon . Rooms are big , self contained studio apartments and those on the ground floor and on the first floor ( level 2) have an unobstructed view over the lake....More

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    Response from SharonAndRobBell, Manager at The Reef Resort

    Dear Maysze Thank you so much for your lovely review which we appreciate immensely. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay here with us and found the property clean and comfortable. I will let our housekeeping team know as they do work hard...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Was also gorgeous stay. Loved our room the bed the view. Enjoyed using the free bikes provided to cruise along the lake front. Had dinner delivered for from a local restaurant and enjoyed breakfast served by staff. Will definitely be back.More

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    Response from SharonAndRobBell, Manager at The Reef Resort

    Dear Y9840YSjoshuam Thank you so much for taking the time to review our property and we are delighted that we enjoyed your stay here with us. It is important that you enjoyed the bed as having a good night sleep when you are away is...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Positives - IMMACULATE throughout, calm, modern decor, well equipped apartment. Extremely comfortable beds. Located on the waters edge, with private gate for access to lake side. Lovely, smallish swimming pool and thermal plunge pool, pool area beautifully presented in common with other areas. Pool towels...More

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    Response from SharonAndRobBell, Manager at The Reef Resort

    Dear Stephirey Thank you so much for your wonderful review Stephirey! and for taking the time to review us. We are delighted that you enjoyed the facilities that the Reef Resort has to offer. I will be definitely passing your comments onto our dedicated staff...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Spa
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
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    Room & Suite (102)
    Pool & Beach (25)
    Dining (5)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    orangecat0
    how long is the drive back to Rotorua airport? What time would we have to leave for a 12noon flight to Christ Church giving us time to return a rental car? We are planning Nov.5 & 6th thank you
    22 June 2016|
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    Response from | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry, don't know. We were driving not flying.
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    Tony M
    Hi. Trip Advisor shows a lake view room available for the dates we are interested in (Jan 19 to 23; 4 nights), but does not specify which floor. Comments advise getting a second floor room for privacy. Is one available? Thanks
    4 November 2014|
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    Response from | Property representative |
    We do have those room types available for both reception level and the floor upstairs. They are pretty private with spectacular. The best option is to email or contact us directly via our website. Just so you know that... More
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    "Our second floor pool view room, also had a great view over the lake :)"
    Stephirey, 19 days agoRead review
    "Even without an upgrade, this hotel is a fantadtic location"
    Jan D, 1 month agoRead review
    "Upper floor to get view of lake"
    Linda R, 1 month agoRead review
    "Go for a lake view room if it's in the budget. We had apartment 1, and it would be ideal for 2 couples..."
    Rebecca D, 1 month agoRead review
    "Check room size and parking acess"
    Russell C, 1 month agoRead review
    "Pool appartments are really nice"
    AndiStone, 1 month agoRead review
    "18 and 19 are small units suitable for short stays."
    vanfamAuckland, 1 month agoRead review
    "Facing the lake would be best"
    CTB403, 2 months agoRead review
    "All are great"
    Dianne H, 2 months agoRead review
    "View from room no.10 and 11 is very good"
    Bhaskarbvr, 3 months agoRead review
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