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Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort

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Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 January 2016

We enjoyed the luxury of one of the chalets and the hot pools. The kids loved the hydroslides also while we had massages. A great location close to all the attractions and has everything you'd need for a home away from home.

1Thank JLE2013
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights in January and really enjoyed our stay. Although it's a little way out of town, it is well looked after and the villa was excellent. We used the hot pools every day and sometimes more than once. As a house guest it would have been good to get a bigger discount on our pass...

Thank Paula01795
Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

Stayed one night on the way south, and found it comfortable, friendly, with great facilities. Children loved the spa waterpark & bounce pad. We stayed in a motel which overlooked the spa & pools, but the fence was unnervingly low and had to watch the little ones like a hawk, but aside from that great place!

Thank sarah l
Belper, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 January 2016

The facilities were very good on this campsite and you get half price admission to the thermal pool complex. The only slight downside was the fact that hot food is not served later in the afternoon at the cafe.

Thank Julie H
Lower Hutt, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

Nice hot pools. Fun slides. Bit if a walk down. Hard for elderly but you can request car access. Good for a grey or wet day. Range of pools at different temperatures. Would recommend when visiting Taupo. Good family deal ticket for entry. Fair value. Slides extra but worth it.

Thank 601brycet
Paia, Hawaii
Reviewed 11 January 2016

Stayed one night in a camper van in an unpowered site (#3?), which was right next to kitchen/lounge/ bbqs/ showers/bathrooms/laundry. Had wifi. Hot showers, used laundry and clothesline, good. Our site was on dirt and the road was dirt and it was windy, so there was a lot of dirt flying around is my only criticism. Had to close up...

Thank Maui N
Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

We spent two nights here and loved it. The campsite has well spaced sites with hedges between them, providing more privacy than the average site. The shower and kitchen facilities were also better than most camp sites we've been to, in some ways more like a youth hostel. The thermal pools and water slides were great, with the latter providing...

1Thank melbvic
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 January 2016

We are regular visitors of De Bretts for few years and last visit was a bit disappointing. Pools was dirtier than on our last few visits. Wi Fi is essential for us as two of us involved in online business. It was advertised but not operational. Staff explained that thats because of large number of guests :))) In reality it...

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DeBretts-Taupo, Operations manager at Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort, responded to this review

Hi Putniku, Thanks for taking the time to review your visit to Taupo DeBretts. We do try our very best to maintain the pools clean but given the nature of the thermal water,hot summer and busy period can be quite challenging at times. We had issues with our Wi Fi system and improvements will be made in next few weeks....

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 January 2016

Level tent site, in a well maintained ground, only made better by the staff. Great for kids, (even us big ones), with a massive bouncy pad. The kitchen was big, and the amenities were clean, even if a bit cramped. Discounted access to the hot pools was a bonus.

1Thank nickaliar1
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 January 2016

The resort is not located in the main shopping area so a car will be desirable. It is right next to the Hilton hotel. We booked the 2 bedroom family family motel and it is massive inside. Fully equipped and immaculate throughout. Parking is next to the unit and free wifi available. We also purchased the spa tickets via the...

1Thank Wiz2014

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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Choose to stay ahead of the game with our awesome Luxury Accommodation - self contained villas, lodges and spa chalets, providing an indulgent escape and complete with panoramic lake and mountain views. Or stay true with our ever-popular Qualmark rated 5 Star Holiday Park accommodation - from camping to van sites, cabins and motels, all spacious and excellent value.We have pools,water playground,slides,big bouncing air pad,Day Spa,Cafe-the ultimate all-year-round relaxation and recreation destination! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort

Address: 76 Napier Road | PO Box 513, Taupo 3379, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Taupo
Price Range: £44 - £122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 36
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“Chalet's are so comfortable.”
margpeck, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“2 bed apartment was great”
sugarbooger77, 11 May 2017 | Read review
“If you have kids ask to stay in one of the Chalet's”
, 11 May 2017 | Read review
“ask for view of the lake if staying huts”
peninaf2017, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Whilst cabins and sites along the road-edge are closer to the traffic they also have the best views of the lake and mountains.”
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richardfP8835PD, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
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