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Utopian Motel Taupo

92 reviews
#62 of 68 Hotels in Taupo
Traveller (30)
Room & Suite (44)
Dining (5)
  • Excellent5%
  • Very good18%
  • Average18%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible46%
1 week ago
“Didnt like it here”
19 Aug 2017
“I wouldn't recommend it, but it's not the worst place ever...”
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We checked in quite late,around 9pm. The front of the hotel was dark. We wouldn't have found it if we didnt pass by it earlier in the daytime. There were two faucets and sink in the room. One was leaky. There were food particles in...More

Thank Aileen C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the worst accommodation I've ever stayed in. Dirty and smelly room, we had no sheets and when we asked for them at reception we were told there were none. We saw some under the stairs and stole them, we also had no towels....More

Thank Amy L
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

I had before not nice but now under new management, very nice stuff and excellent cooperation also very tidy all the are very big kitchen very cheap rate I am very happy so I highly recommend on this accomadation

Thank Jaimeladath D
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

I foolishly booked this before seeing a lot of the very grim reviews. My experience wasn't as bad as some, but there were huge issues... 1. The room smelt of stale cooked food. It was really horrible and difficult to get rid of. I think...More

1  Thank Mel P
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

On arrival there were guests on top balcony smoking in a non smoking motel. Reception was unattended on arrival. Reception was dark filthy and stank, Gib dust all through out the reception office. The smell was of the marijuana type and the atmosphere felt like...More

1  Thank Brendon W
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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Price range
US$46 - US$163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Price range
US$46 - US$163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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Traveller (30)
Room & Suite (44)
Dining (5)
Hotel & Grounds (24)
Bathroom (3)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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28 March 2015|
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Response from Brendon W | Reviewed this property |
Just worse a few years on.
Room Tips
"don't even think of this motel"
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"They have a selection of different room make ups BUT as written, I booked 6mth in advance and it means..."
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"don't stay here a campground would be better"
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"somewhere else"
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