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Get an overview of this hotelLakefront motel in Taupo with free parking


Situated near the airport, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Taupo Museum and Art Gallery, Barbary, and Taupo Hot Springs. Taupo Bungy is 1.7 mi (2.8 km) away.

Property Features

Dry cleaning, laundry facilities, and free newspapers are available at this smoke-free motel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include tour/ticket assistance and barbecue grills.

Room Amenities

All 19 rooms provide conveniences like sofa beds and sitting areas, plus free WiFi and LCD TVs. Other amenities available to guests include refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee makers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Sails Motor Lodge features tour/ticket assistance, barbecue grills, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This Taupo motel also offers laundry facilities and dry cleaning/laundry services. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Sails Motor Lodge is a smoke-free property.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Total number of rooms - 19 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Microwave  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Sofa bed  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • LCD TV 
  • Microwave 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Sofa bed 

Where to Eat

Continental breakfasts are available for a surcharge.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Downhill skiing nearby 
  • Snowboarding nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Ski lessons available nearby 
  • Ski equipment rental shops nearby 
  • Rock climbing nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 9 PM

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 9 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child under 2 years old stays free when using existing bedding.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Only service dogs are allowed

No rollaway/extra beds available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 10 and NZD 14 per person (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

One child 2 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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