Overview

Karaka Tree Motel

216 Lake Terrace, Taupo TAUPO, New Zealand
+64 7378 2432

$83+

Overall guest ratings

7.5/10 Good
Based on 1,239 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.0
  • 8.4
  • 4.7
  • 3.2

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  • Spacious rooms

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    About

    A great choice for a stay in Taupo, Karaka Tree Motel is just 3.2 mi (5.1 km) from the airport. The spa tub makes for a relaxing end to the day, and freebies like WiFi and self parking are added perks.

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    Amenities

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Babysitting or child care
    • Business center
    • Internet
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Hot tub
    • Skiing
    • Safe
    • Free parking
    • Storage available
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Facilities for Disabled Guests
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews of Karaka Tree Motel

    Overall Rating

    7.5 Good
    Based on 1,239 reviews
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.4 "Great service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.3 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
    • 6.6 "Average comfort."
      5.8 "Beds were acceptable for 58%."
      6.4 "For only 64%, the noise level was all right."
      5.7 "57% thought the bathroom was big enough."
    • 4.7 "Rooms are not good."
      3.8 "62% complained about the bathroom."
      2.8 "72% said rooms were dirty."
      0.6 "94% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.1 "79% found problems with the furniture."
      4.3 "57% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      1.0 "For 90%, the rooms looked old."
      0.9 "91% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      3.7 "63% had problems with the shower."
      0.9 "91% said the bathroom was dirty."
      4.6 "Air conditioning was criticized by 54%."
      0.7 "93% were disappointed with the minibar."
    • 3.2 "Terrible amenities."
      2.6 "74% thought the building wasn't nice."
      0.0 "100% didn't like the architecture."
      2.3 "For 77%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
      0.0 "100% thought the facilities needed updating."
    • 3.1 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.8 "72% said rooms were dirty."
      4.7 "53% thought it was rather dirty."
      0.9 "91% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.5 "85% said that wellness & sports facilities were unclean."
      1.1 "Unclean dining area, according to 89%."
    • 2.2 "Food is inedible."
      1.1 "For 89%, the dining experience was not enjoyable."
      1.1 "Unclean dining area, according to 89%."
    • 2.2 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.2 "88% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall Rating

    7.3 Good
    Based on 582 reviews
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
      8.2 "City centre within easy reach, said 82%."
    • 8.2 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
    • 7.8 "Good service."
      8.6 "86% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 5.8 "Average comfort."
      5.0 "Beds were acceptable for 50%."
      6.5 "For only 65%, the noise level was all right."
    • 4.2 "Rooms are not good."
      3.8 "62% complained about the bathroom."
      2.9 "71% said rooms were dirty."
      0.4 "96% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.4 "76% found problems with the furniture."
      1.0 "90% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      3.8 "62% had problems with the shower."
      1.2 "For 88%, the rooms looked old."
      4.3 "57% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      0.6 "94% were disappointed with the minibar."
      1.0 "90% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 3.4 "Not very clean."
      2.9 "71% said rooms were dirty."
      4.7 "53% thought it was rather dirty."
      1.6 "84% said that wellness & sports facilities were unclean."
      1.0 "90% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 3.1 "Terrible amenities."
      2.7 "73% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 2.4 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.5 "85% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 1.7 "Horrible vibe."
      1.0 "90% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      1.5 "85% didn't like the unstylish hotel."
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    Overall Rating

    7.5 Good
    Based on 520 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
    • 8.5 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
    • 8.5 "Great service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 4.8 "Rooms are not good."
      2.9 "71% said rooms were dirty."
      3.5 "65% complained about the bathroom."
      0.8 "92% thought they were poorly maintained."
      4.6 "54% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      2.4 "76% found problems with the furniture."
      1.3 "For 87%, the rooms looked old."
      3.3 "67% had problems with the shower."
      0.9 "91% said the bathroom was dirty."
      0.8 "92% thought the tv was sub-standard."
    • 3.6 "Bad amenities."
      2.9 "71% thought the building wasn't nice."
      2.5 "For 75%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
    • 3.2 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.9 "71% said rooms were dirty."
      4.8 "52% thought it was rather dirty."
      0.9 "91% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 2.4 "Food is inedible."
      1.3 "For 87%, the dining experience was not enjoyable."
    • 2.0 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.0 "90% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall Rating

    7.5 Good
    Based on 136 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.5 "Good value."
    • 8.2 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
    • 6.6 "Average comfort."
      5.9 "Beds were acceptable for 59%."
    • 4.7 "Rooms are not good."
      3.9 "61% complained about the bathroom."
      2.7 "73% said rooms were dirty."
      0.5 "95% thought they were poorly maintained."
    • 3.3 "Bad amenities."
      2.8 "72% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 3.0 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.7 "73% said rooms were dirty."
    • 1.3 "Horrible vibe."
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