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Ascot Motor Inn

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#24 of 69 Hotels in Taupo
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Te Kuiti, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Comfortable room, well appointed and good bed. Noisy guests in th next room woke me at 4.30am which wasn't ideal. Had spa bath, but I didn't use. Weather was shocking - but heater kept the room pleasant, though a little noisy.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We stayed here while on business because they are members of the ASURE group who we belong to. The receptionist was very average in her service. The room was a reasonable size and very clean. It had a decent kitchen area, and the bathroom was also reasonable in size. There was a shower over the spa bath, and it had...

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Whanganui, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Stayed in room 2, nice enough. Walked into town for dinner so great location. The bed was horribly uncomfortable though. We both kept waking up due to the bed. I even heard someone from another room snoring! I would not stay here again because of the bed:(

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 9 April 2017

My wife and I spent one night only in a standard studio. Very clean, spacious and comfortable studio with a small kitchenette; good mattress for a good rest! Friendly welcome from the staff at the reception; easy and quick check-in. Overall a "smooth and easy" stay!

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New Zealand
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Ivy & Ke the owners were outstanding in that when we booked into our room there was waiting for my wife a lovely birthday card, a box of chocolates and a beautiful bottle of French bubbles. The rooms were extremely clean and tidy and ours in particular very spacious. We would stay there again and have no problem in recommending...

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Papamoa, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We hired 3 rooms, 2 on the ground level and 1 on the top. All quite roomy units with very large bathrooms. Service on check in was a bit frigid. For the price paid per unit, the beds need to be upgraded. Slat beds.

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Papamoa, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We enjoyed out one night stay here, we found the room very clean and tidy , and we loved the outdoor table with two chairs where one could sit and enjoy the late afternoon Autumn sun. The room had good quality curtains which made the room nice and dark for sleeping and we found the bed comfortable. An ideal motel...

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Te Horo, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Second stay here but this time in a two bedroom unit. Very large with a balcony outside the lounge and each bedroom had its own small balcony which gave you a small view of the lake. All the amenities were here including a spa bath, was very modern and exceptionaly clean. We initially had trouble with the WiFi but the...

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Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I am a frequent visitor to the Taupo region and this is the first time that I have had the pleasure of staying at the Ascot Motor Inn. It is very affordable, well appointed, quiet, comfortable and nice and warm. The room was very well laid out with a nice single spa bath to top it all off. I ordered...

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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Very impressed with how well run this motel is. Very clean, well serviced, good bed and lots of little extras that show how much the owners care about running a good motel. Highly recommended. It was quiet and about a 15 minute walk into central Taupo.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our Spacious modern motel complex is situated close to the town centre and lake edge, yet in a quiet location. We offer 15 Large Cosy, warm units to suit all requirements - Corporate personnel welcome! Choices available - 2 Bedroom Apartment type family units. 1 Bedroom Executive units Queen Studio Spa Bath units, Standard Queen Studio units, plus lovely accessible Queen Studios. Some Units have additional Beds - all have very cosy bedding including electric blankets for the cooler Taupo nights. Enjoy mountain and lake vistas or relax in a private courtyard. Free on site parking 51+ Guest Select SKY TV & FREE WIFI to all units Stay 9 Nights at an ASURE Property & get $100.00 off your 10th Night Come & Enjoy a Stay at ASURE Ascot Motor Inn - Taupo 'Hospitality at its best' ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ascot Motor Inn

Address: 70 Rifle Range Road, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Price Range: €69 - €123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Ascot Motor Inn 4.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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#5 Family Hotel in Taupo
#5 Business Hotel in Taupo
#16 Luxury Hotel in Taupo
#18 Romantic Hotel in Taupo
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“We were in room 7 upstairs which from the balcony had a view of the lake and Mt. Ruapehu”
merlot1, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I stayed in room 9 upstairs which was great”
Tuwhare, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Family suite was amazing facilities,not too noisy although near the road. Definitely would stay again.”
398elaineg, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Book early they fill fast”
jm259, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor units have lovely private courtyards.”
melissa99655, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
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