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Worcester England
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had a two bedroom room (26). Excellent facilities, very clean, good bedding and beds. Friendly welcome at reception, complimentary morning paper. Only complaint is the 2% charge on Visa payment. Only motel in NZ where we've encountered this in many years of touring here.

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traveller19701, Owner at Courtney Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review your recent stay at Courtney Motel. The Courtney Team are pleased we were able to make your stay in Taupo an enjoyable one. To enable us to continue to offer the best value accommodation in Taupo, the decision was taken to pass some of the cost imposed by credit card providers on to...

Reviewed 15 January 2017

i had a studio unit spotlessly clean good wifi, good sky tv , lots of little extras such as fresh real milk and plunger coffee, good clean bathroom fresh good quality towels and sheer cotton sheets made this a great stay, location good , only let down was the pool which looks good in pics but is tiny and only...

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Thank Michael C
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Close to the centre of Taupo and we got 25% off by using the Expedia app. Booked at 3 pm and turned up a 4 and there was no problems. Rooms are nice but the shower felt like a tap. It was the only negative.

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Nicely positioned well equipped Motel just off the road running along the lake front – short distance to lots of takeaways and restaurants if you are not self-catering –spacious, clean and comfortable room -value at $100 per night - pleasant welcome from the lady at reception – stayed an extra night as there is a lot that can be seen...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Room was very tidy and bright with great bathroom. Our room had a outside door from the bathroom for fresh air and a large spa bath. tea and coffee facilities.Late check in a bonus with fabulous communication. Room extremely well priced. thank you!

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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We booked with the Courtney Motel because they had a late check in. This was perfect as we had just bought a car and was driving it home to Christchurch. We decided on a Motel because I would be able to park outside the room. Unfortunately when we arrived at midnight, our park was taken. A little disappointed, but I...

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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Our two bedroom unit cost $250 per night. For that we got a terrible smelling unit, stains all over the carpet (the largest hadn't even had an attempt to clean it), leaking shower, other peoples' hair through it, and generally filthy. Have paid less for a top notch rooms in Wellington. Complained to the person at front desk, no help/discount/extra...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 1 night on our way through to Napier and found it to be a neat and tidy 1 bedroom apartment. Bed was super comfy, and kitchenette was sufficient. Upon arriving we were a little confused with the check in being next door but soon figured it out, the lovely receptionist even came over to show us where...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great little find near Lake Taupo, clean and well decorared room, good sized bathroom, kitchenette and table. I've stayed in some not-so-nice motels but this was more like a hotel room with the amenities of a motel. Microwave, fridge, tv, sink, kettle, and hairdryer. Only downside was that we wanted to use the spa but it was covered over, despite...

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traveller19701, Owner at Courtney Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for the feedback. It's great to hear you enjoyed your stay. We cover the pool with a thermal cover to retain the heat and maintaining temperature at night. The pool can be accessed by removing the cover during the pool opening hours. I do apologise if this prevented you from using the pool. We will look at improving signage...

Kyneton, Australia
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Nice roomy hotel room. Managed to score a room with a spa bath. Perfect after a few days at mt ruapehu. Front desk staff were extremely friendly. Close tithe waterfront and within walking distance of shops and restaurants. Great value for money.

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traveller19701, Owner at Courtney Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback. We strive to provide the best value accommodation in Taupo and are always pleased when we are able to provide a great Taupo experience.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Courtney Motel is conveniently located just 100 metres from a safe swimming beach and a short stroll along the lakefront to the town centre. Offering a selection of value oriented refurbished 3 star studio,1,2 and 3 bedroom motel units , all with modern furnishings, oversize beds, free on site carparking, Sky TV, Broadband Internet access and Full Kitchen facilities (studios with Kitchenettes). Motel services include, Guest Laundry facilities, Spa and Heated Pool, quiet garden setting with BBQ’s and Breakfast options. So whether you want to stay a night ,a week, or a month from 1 person to a group, Courtney Motel can offer you some of the best value accommodation in Taupo. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Courtney Motel

Address: 15 Tui St, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Price Range: £71 - £136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtney Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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#13 On the Beach Hotel in Taupo
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“studios have french sliding doors and a little outdoor table and chairs”
 of 5 bubbles , 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Stayed in a doube motel room on the right hand side of the complex, sun shone into the room and the two outside chairs in front.”
 of 5 bubbles elizabethp720, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“room 27 or 28 were lovely”
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“Satisfactory for the budget conscious”
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“Any room except 23.”
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