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VU Thermal Lodge

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#39 of 68 Hotels in Taupo
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Free Wifi
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Lovely room with stylish decor, outside comfy chairs, Thermal tub , lakeside position,close to town.. Carol gave us a warm welcome and is super helpful. Highly recommended -- Oh, and very reasonable room rates !!!! We will certainly stay again next time we visit Taupo.

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Reviewed 13 August 2017

I just love the eccentric decor of this place. It is fun and funky. Owner Carol was pretty much the same... Great service and such a friendly and enthusiastic manner!. Nothing is a trouble and I even got a surprise bunch of daphne left for...More

1  Thank Jill B
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We requested a room with a lake view. The one on second floor (corner). I think its the best room they have if you want this view. A very spacious Executive Studio with a huge TV & AC and a balcony to enjoy a sunset...More

1  Thank MrJBourne
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We were greeted by a very friendly host with a no-nonsense attitude. We got our key, a quick guide on how to use the thermal pool and a small carton of milk (no extra costs) for in our coffee/tea. The room itself was a bit...More

Thank wviellevoye
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Booked this hotel for two nights but ended up staying for three nights. We enjoyed the nice view of Lake Taupo from our arm chairs at the patio of our room, where we could round off the day's sightseeing with a glass of wine or...More

1  Thank lalangm
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Spa
Hot Tub
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Price range
US$94 - US$184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Spa Hotel in Taupo
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$94 - US$184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Spa Hotel in Taupo
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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