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    Tiki Lodge

    104 Tuwharetoa Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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    29/10/2017 30/10/2017
    Traveller (46)
    Room & Suite (18)
    Dining (2)
    • Excellent44%
    • Very good35%
    • Average16%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “free breakfast” (20 reviews)
    “the kitchen” (42 reviews)
    “tv room” (9 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Accessible rooms
    Self-Serve Laundry
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 162 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Upon arriving at the place we were greeted by a friendly staff who was very helpful during our stay. The room we got was very clean and warm, the facility itself is tidy and kitchen utilities are readily available for use. Plus free breakfast (yey)......More

    Thank Kympoi
    Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

    Initially, I wasn't expecting much since it's a lodge for backpackers. But it turned out to be way better than expected. The room was well furnished with basic kitchenette utilities. There's only 2 family rooms (backpackers rooms on 1st floor), both located on the ground...More

    Thank SunnyHor
    Response from Solarpowered_12, Owner at Tiki LodgeResponded 28 August 2017

    Thank you for your review of Tiki Lodge and what it has to offer for everyone, not just individual international travelers. We are thrilled you enjoyed your stay and we exceeded your expectations, that is always so nice tho hear :-)

    Reviewed 16 August 2017

    Spent 2 nights here while doing a course in Taupo. Was lucky to get dorm with ensuite to myself. Would have to say a $26 night at a backpackers doesnt get any better than this. Clean spacious room. Very nice bathroom. Kitchen and lounge facilities...More

    Thank PCassie
    Response from tikiboss, Manager at Tiki LodgeResponded 31 August 2017

    Thank you for your kind review Cassie, we are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Always a bonus when you have a dorm room to yourself! We are happy to hear you liked the facilities and the staff were helpful. Enjoy your time...More

    Reviewed 3 August 2017

    Me and a few friends stayed here instead of Base which is the typical hostel you get dropped off at with Kiwi experience, and it for sure didnt disappoint!! the staff were really lovely, they even set up breakfast for us a few hours before...More

    Thank Melissa H
    Response from tikiboss, Manager at Tiki LodgeResponded 31 August 2017

    Thanks for your lovely review Melissa, we are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Free breakfast is always a hit with travellers and we are happy you appreciated this. If you come through Taupo again, we'd love to have you stay with us...More

    Reviewed 5 June 2017

    Very clean, modern two story Tiki Lodge, gave a good night's rest. Facilities were fine, kitchen , lounges, balcony, bathroom, bedroom clean. Free tea and coffee in the TV room available 24 hours. ( bathroom was a bit chilly!) Staff were most helpful, and easy...More

    Thank BevanjP
    Response from tikiboss, Manager at Tiki LodgeResponded 16 June 2017

    Thanks for your great review Bevan, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. It is good to hear the free tea, coffee and breakfast are appreciated! We are lucky to be close enough to town and a very short walk to the lake...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Breakfast included
    • Price range
    • US$17 - US$64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Taupo District >
    • Taupo
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    Traveller (46)
    Room & Suite (18)
    Dining (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (54)
    Bathroom (4)
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    Room Tips
    "Bunk room 5 near bathroom."
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    "We stayed in an 8 shared room and it was pleasant. Not much space for luggage though."
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    "twin private room with shower"
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    "Few outlets so be mindful. Also wifi never really worked"
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