Sails On The Lake Motel - Taupo

ex. Best Western Sails

138 Lake Terrace, Taupo, New Zealand, 2730  show map
 3 stars
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Sails On The Lake Motel - Taupo

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Outdoor dining area

Picnic area/ Tables

Fitness/ Gym

Exercise gym

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Overview

Sails On The Lake Motel is a 3-star property offering luxurious guestrooms with a stunning view of Andes Mountains. The building was renovated in 1995.

Many Taupo sights, including Orakei Korako, Aratiatia Rapids and Huka Falls are within about 10 minutes' drive. Sails On The Lake Motel lies within a 20-minute walk from the center of Taupo.

This modern hotel is placed within proximity to a valley and hiking trails.

Sails On The Lake Motel is within a 5-minute drive to Taupo airport.

Rooms

The rooms in Sails On The Lake Motel are fitted with heating, a dining area, an individual safe, cable TV with on-demand movies and a DVD player. Some rooms have the mountain view. Guests can make use of a bathtub, a bidet and a shower.

Eat & Drink

Complimentary drinks are offered in the garden bar. Mr India Tandoori Restaurant and The Copthorne Hotel Restaurant are located within 400 meters away.

You can start your day with a continental breakfast, which costs NZD 14 per person per night. 

Services

The on-site bicycle rentals are also provided.

Relax

Guests will benefit from a picnic area and a golf course. The hotel offers a gym and a jogging track for active guests.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   19.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • On-site parking
  • Limited time reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Exterior corridors

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym
  • Water sports
  • Golf course
  • Jogging track
  • Fishing

Services

  • Room service
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Picnic area/ Tables

Meeting facilities

  • Business services

Children's facilities

  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • DVDs/ Videos for children

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • Lake view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Connecting rooms
  • Separate sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dining table
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Sofa bed
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Room toiletries
  • Sink
  • Toilet

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Bedroom

  • Electric blankets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  1 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Sails On The Lake Motel - Taupo Taupo location
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Hotel Address:

138 Lake Terrace, Taupo, New Zealand, 2730

Get directions
City Center
  • Taupo
    1.1 mi
Airports
  • Taupo (TUO)
    2.9 mi
  • Rotorua (ROT)
    42.6 mi
  • Bus stop
    2300 ft
Restaurants
  • Mr India Tandoori Restaurant
    1400 ft
  • The Copthorne Hotel Restaurant
    1500 ft
Beaches
  • Taupo Bay
    3400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    19

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Rooms and availability

Standard Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Spa Studio
Lake view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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One-Bedroom Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

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One-Bedroom Apartment
Lake view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Two-Bedroom Apartment
Lake view
  • Max occupancy:

    6 persons

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Sails On The Lake Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center1.1 mi

Parks

  • Tongariro Crossing1.1 mi

Local attractions

  • Waipahihi Botanical Gardens5200 ft
    Shepherd Road, Taupo
  • Craters of the Moon3.8 mi
    Karapiti Road, Taupo
  • Huka Falls4.4 mi
    Off SH1, Taupo
  • Taupo Museum1.1 mi
    4 Story Place, Taupo
  • Volcanic Activity Centre3.8 mi
    Corner Karetoto Road & Huka Falls Road, Taupo

Near the hotel

  • Taupo Bay3400 ft
    Taupo Bay Rd, Taupo

    Restaurants nearby

    • Mr India Tandoori Restaurant1400 ft

      Address: Lake Terrace
      Phone: (07) 377 1969

      81% likes this, based on 15 reviews

    • Waterside Restaurant & Bar1800 ft

      Address: Lake Terrace
      Phone: 07 378 6894

      76% likes this, based on 89 reviews
      Cuisine: New Zealand
      Price Range: USD 10 - USD 24

    • The Lakeland Bar & Brasserie2300 ft

      Address: 282 Lake Terrace
      Phone: 7-378 3893

      82% likes this, based on 34 reviews

    • The Copthorne Hotel Restaurant1500 ft

      Address: 100 Lake Terrace
      Phone: 64 7 376 0116

    • Mole & Chicken2100 ft

      Address: 40 Taharepa Rd
      Phone: (07) 378 7843

      67% likes this, based on 106 reviews

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  1 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  10 am
    • Number of rooms:
      19

    Hotel Awards

    New ZealandHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedTaupoSails On The Lake

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Family Hotels in New Zealand

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    Sails On The Lake Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Sails On The Lake

    Average guest rating

    8.8out of 10
    Superb
    Based on 13 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Family with children
      10.0

      The luxury and the views of the lake and the mountains. The staff The apartment itself

      There was nothing to dislike.

    • Group of friends
      10.0

      Clean, tidy and friendly, well priced.

    • Older travelers
      5.8

      Very clean unit and linen. comfortable bed. Quiet.

      Sparse unit. no extras for the relative cost. outside untidy. furniture budget and not very comfortable.

    • Older travelers
      8.2

      Lake vista,across road from lake,bbq facilities,reasonable tarrif

      I will try to find something next time we visit

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      The staff were fantastic - and the room was perfect. I've never stayed in such a remarkably clean and comfortable unit. The staff/owner's seem to genuinely care about the motel and the environment as well and even though our stay was just one night we rate it as top of its game!

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      The Sails hotel is a consistently good place to stay. We stay here evey year to break the trip from visiting relations back to Welington.

      Nothing

    • Couple
      9.6

      service was great and so was the units which were clean.

      Just the location which is about a good 15 minute walk from the main town, although thats not an issue for young couples. Maybe for older couple or family...although there are several resorts/motels/apartments along the way and also a very scenic walkway which helps.

    • Family with children
      10.0

      Great view, great value, very clean, everything you need, very comfortable. Will stay there again.

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      Convenience

      Sofabed wasnt as comfortable as it could have been

    • Older travelers
      7.0

      Spacious apartment with excellent views over Lake Taupo

      Apartment a little tired - minor maintenance overdue. Long walk to restaurants etc.

    • Older travelers
      9.6

      Great price for quality accommodation. Warm welcome on arrival. Soothing and calming views from balcony. Balcony is a really nice feature. Room has a nice flow and is very comfortable. Close to town. Quiet.

      Unsightly, dirty rubbish bin by stairways to room.

    • Couple
      8.2

      G/F room for easy access and customer visit

      In Room FREE Wifi didn't work,

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      We liked the fact that it had a separate bedroom and it was very quiet despite being on the main road by the lakefront. The kitchen and bathroom facilities were really nice and we had room to park both our cars on the premises as we had come from different cities (Auckland and Wanganui). Had a lovely stay and will be returning.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Sails On The Lake Motel - Taupo Taupo location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    138 Lake Terrace, Taupo, New Zealand, 2730

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Taupo
      1.1 mi
    Airports
    • Taupo (TUO)
      2.9 mi
    • Rotorua (ROT)
      42.6 mi
    • Bus stop
      2300 ft
    Restaurants
    • Mr India Tandoori Restaurant
      1400 ft
    • The Copthorne Hotel Restaurant
      1500 ft
    Beaches
    • Taupo Bay
      3400 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  1 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  10 am
    • Number of rooms:
      19

    Hotel Awards

    New ZealandHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedTaupoSails On The Lake

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Family Hotels in New Zealand

    Use Badge