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    Rainbow Lodge

    99 Titiraupenga Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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    Traveller (37)
    Room & Suite (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (44)
    • Excellent45%
    • Very good36%
    • Average15%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “the kitchen” (64 reviews)
    “movie night” (5 reviews)
    “free sauna” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Rooftop Bar
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    1 - 5 of 227 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Stayed here for a week in July, and will definitely be back next time I'm in taupo! My room was spotlessly clean as were all the other facilities i.e. Kitchen area, bathrooms etc. The staff were all extremely friendly and helpful with any queries, and...More

    Thank jprosser9
    Response from TeamRainbow, Manager at Rainbow LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks Joe. We miss having you and your amazing eyebrows around. Churr Team Rainbow

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Stayed here for a few days in March over the ironman time and enjoyed it that much here I have booked again for next year. Very friendly staff and clean rooms. All communal areas are cleaned daily, with the kitchen being cleaned several times a...More

    Thank wutan_thai
    Response from TeamRainbow, Manager at Rainbow LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Hey there Thanks for taking the time to leave a nice review after a few months, we really appreciate it. Hope you're enjoying wherever you are in the world. Regards The Rainbow Team

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Spent 3 nights here nice private room and clean. The owners were very helpfull and the other guy.who works on reception. They have good bikes which you can hire which was excellent. The only let down was the closed kitchen sign says closed 1130 until...More

    Thank Alic796
    Response from TeamRainbow, Manager at Rainbow LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Alic796 Thank you for your kind words! We're very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Clearly there was a misunderstanding occurred about our kitchen opening hours, we're sorry about that, you should have been able to cook your food until 11.30 as per...More

    Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here for a night during a road trip with a few friends ! Affordable and clean. Friendly staff and good facilities. Very social place with movie nights and activities for guessed. Not far from the town centre.

    Thank Malin H
    Response from TeamRainbow, Manager at Rainbow LodgeResponded 20 June 2017

    Hey Malin H! Thanks for the positive comments! Very glad you enjoyed your stay and we wish you safe travels for the rest of your road trip. Cheers The Rainbow Team

    Reviewed 15 June 2017

    I've stayed in this hostel three times basically because I love Taupo and Rainbow Lodge is my favourite hostel over there. I strongly advise you to hire a bike with them with only $25 for the whole day!! that's super cheap when you compare with...More

    Thank Claudio C
    Response from TeamRainbow, Manager at Rainbow LodgeResponded 20 June 2017

    Hey Claudio We enjoyed having you here and thank you for all the kind words. We hope you'll come by and stay soon. Safe and happy travels. The Rainbow Team

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    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Price range
    • US$34 - US$48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Taupo District >
    • Taupo
    • Also Known As
    • Rainbow Hotel Taupo
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    Questions & Answers
    4 September 2016|
    Response from TeamRainbow | Property representative |
    Hi Nape, sorry our capacity is 69 people but the dates you are asking for are in peak season so you may be struggling to get somewhere to house all your group. I can only suggest you may have to split the group... More
    Room Tips
    "even the common rooms are big and clean"
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    "Room 9 (main building) can be a little noisy with people coming in/out of the kitchen or sitting outside the..."
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    "i was back in 11"
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    "Talk to the front desk if you would like to do an adventure- they can usually help you book."
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