Overview

Karaka Tree Motel

216 Lake Terrace, Taupo TAUPO, New Zealand
+64 7378 2432

S$ 114+

Overall guest ratings

7.5/10 Good
based on 1,187 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.2
  • 8.2
  • 4.3
  • 3.8

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  • Spacious rooms

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    About

    A great choice for a stay in Taupo, Karaka Tree Motel is just 3.2 mi (5.1 km) from the airport. The spa tub makes for a relaxing end to the day, and freebies like WiFi and self parking are added perks.

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    AMENITIES

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Babysitting or child care
    • Business centre
    • Internet
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Hot tub
    • Skiing (downhill)
    • Safe
    • Free parking
    • Storage available
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Facilities for disabled guests
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    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    7.5 Good
    based on 1,135 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.2 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
    • 8.2 "Great service."
      8.9 "89% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.7 "Management was excellent, said 97%."
    • 5.8 "Average comfort."
      5.2 "Beds were acceptable for 52%."
      6.4 "For only 64%, the noise level was all right."
    • 4.3 "Rooms are not good."
      0.7 "93% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.8 "72% complained about the bathroom."
      3.0 "70% said rooms were dirty."
      4.0 "60% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      1.6 "84% found problems with the furniture."
      0.7 "For 93%, the rooms looked old."
      2.4 "76% had problems with the shower."
      0.9 "91% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      1.0 "90% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.7 "83% were disappointed with the minibar."
      4.0 "60% criticized the small bathroom."
    • 3.8 "Disappointing food."
      2.7 "For 73%, the dining experience was not enjoyable."
      1.3 "Unclean dining area, according to 87%."
    • 3.4 "Not very clean."
      3.0 "70% said rooms were dirty."
      1.0 "90% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.0 "70% said that wellness & sports facilities were unclean."
      1.3 "Unclean dining area, according to 87%."
    • 3.4 "Bad amenities."
      2.9 "71% thought the building wasn't nice."
      0.8 "92% thought the facilities needed updating."
      0.8 "92% didn't like the architecture."
      3.1 "For 69%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
    • 2.0 "Horrible vibe."
      0.7 "93% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      2.1 "79% didn't like the unstylish hotel."
      3.1 "For 69%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
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    Overall rating

    7.4 Good
    based on 533 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      8.2 "City centre within easy reach, said 82%."
    • 8.5 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
    • 7.6 "Good service."
      8.4 "84% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 5.6 "Average comfort."
      6.3 "For only 63%, the noise level was all right."
    • 4.3 "Rooms are not good."
      4.8 "52% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.0 "70% complained about the bathroom."
      0.6 "94% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.8 "72% said rooms were dirty."
      1.8 "82% found problems with the furniture."
      1.2 "88% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      0.9 "For 91%, the rooms looked old."
      2.4 "76% had problems with the shower."
      4.0 "60% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      1.7 "83% were disappointed with the minibar."
      0.8 "92% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 3.4 "Not very clean."
      2.8 "72% said rooms were dirty."
      2.8 "72% said that wellness & sports facilities were unclean."
      0.8 "92% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 3.1 "Terrible amenities."
      2.7 "73% thought the building wasn't nice."
      0.9 "91% thought the facilities needed updating."
    • 2.1 "Horrible vibe."
      0.9 "91% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      2.7 "73% didn't like the unstylish hotel."
    • 1.9 "Disappointing internet connection."
      0.2 "98% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    7.5 Good
    based on 510 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
    • 8.4 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
    • 8.4 "Great service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.6 "Management was excellent, said 96%."
    • 6.1 "Average comfort."
      5.9 "Beds were acceptable for 59%."
      6.1 "For only 61%, the noise level was all right."
    • 4.7 "Rooms are not good."
      2.9 "71% said rooms were dirty."
      0.9 "91% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.5 "75% complained about the bathroom."
      4.4 "56% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      2.0 "80% had problems with the shower."
      1.4 "86% found problems with the furniture."
      0.6 "For 94%, the rooms looked old."
      0.8 "92% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      1.0 "90% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 4.0 "Bad amenities."
      3.1 "69% thought the building wasn't nice."
      3.2 "For 68%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
      0.6 "94% thought the facilities needed updating."
    • 3.5 "Disappointing food."
      2.4 "For 76%, the dining experience was not enjoyable."
    • 3.4 "Not very clean."
      2.9 "71% said rooms were dirty."
      1.0 "90% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 2.2 "Horrible vibe."
      0.6 "94% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      3.2 "For 68%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
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    Overall rating

    7.3 Good
    based on 90 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
    • 8.4 "Great service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.1 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
    • 5.6 "Average comfort."
      5.0 "Beds were acceptable for 50%."
    • 3.9 "Rooms are not good."
      0.5 "95% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.8 "72% complained about the bathroom."
      3.1 "69% said rooms were dirty."
    • 3.4 "Not very clean."
      3.1 "69% said rooms were dirty."
    • 2.0 "Horrible vibe."
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