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Outdoor pool, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, pool loungers
Premium bedding, in-room safe, individually decorated

Guest reviews

4.1/5 Very good
333 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Parking included
Spa
Breakfast Available
Business Services

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationWaipahihi Botanical Gardens11 min walk
Popular LocationTaupo Hot Springs2 min drive
AirportTaupo (TUO)6 min drive
Popular LocationTaupo i-SITE Visitor Information Centre7 min drive

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About this area

Taupo

Located in Taupo, Chelmswood Motel Taupo is in the city centre and on a lake. While the natural beauty of Lake Taupo and Huka Falls can be enjoyed by anyone, those looking for an activity can explore Taupo Hot Springs. Waipahihi Botanical Gardens and Taupo Bungy are also worth visiting. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking and scuba diving nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails and mountain biking.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Waipahihi Botanical Gardens - 11 min walk
  • Taupo Hot Springs - 2 min drive
  • Taupo Marina and Boat Ramp - 5 min drive
  • Taupo i-SITE Visitor Information Centre - 7 min drive
  • Taupo Museum and Art Gallery - 9 min drive

Getting around

  • Taupo (TUO) - 6 min drive

About this property

Chelmswood Motel Taupo

3.5-star Lakefront motel, walk to Lake Taupo
Along with an outdoor pool, this motel has a sauna and a conference centre. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a business centre, conference space and a children's pool are on-site. All 36 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and room service. Guests will appreciate conveniences such as washers/dryers and fridges, while flat-screen TVs with satellite channels and first-run films provide a bit of entertainment.
Chelmswood Motel Taupo offers 36 forms of accommodation with washers/dryers and a safe. Rooms open to patios. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels and first-run films. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges, microwaves and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include complimentary newspapers and telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and portable fans. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Free RV/bus/truck parking
  • Extended parking (surcharge)
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–9 AM: NZD 6.00-18.00 per person
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Bike hire
  • Canoeing
  • Children's pool
  • Hot springs
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sauna

Family friendly

  • Children's pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fridge
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Washer/dryer

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe
  • Library
  • Newspapers in reception
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Business centre
  • Conference centre

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating
  • Linens
  • Portable fan
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • First-run films
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water
  • Microwave
  • Fridge

Outdoor space

  • Patio

More

  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Soundproofing
  • Turndown service
  • Washer and dryer

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM and 9 PM
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

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
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
This property does not allow late check-ins for the following room types: Ensuite Queen, Ensuite Twin, and Ensuite Econ Queen.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are available for NZD 25.0 per night

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 6.00 and NZD 18.00 per person (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 25.0 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 3 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including stag and hen parties
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
Parking height restrictions apply
Children under 13 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision

National rating

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

Property is also known as

Asure Chelmswood Motel Taupo
Asure Chelmswood Motel
Asure Chelmswood Taupo
Asure Chelmswood

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Chelmswood Motel Taupo and receive a full refund?
Yes, Chelmswood Motel Taupo offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Chelmswood Motel Taupo cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does this property have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool and a children's pool.
Is Chelmswood Motel Taupo pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Chelmswood Motel Taupo?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Chelmswood Motel Taupo?
Check-in is from 2 PM to 9 PM.
What time is check-out at Chelmswood Motel Taupo?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is Chelmswood Motel Taupo located?
Located in the heart of Taupo, this motel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Waipahihi Botanical Gardens, Lake Taupo and Taupo Hot Springs. Three Mile Bay and Five Mile Bay are also within 3 miles (5 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Chelmswood Motel Taupo

4.1
Very good
5 - Excellent
129
4 - Good
127
3 - Okay
55
2 - Mediocre
16
1 - Poor
6
4.2
Cleanliness
4.3
Service and Staff
3.7
Amenities
3.8
Property condition

2/5

  • Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in May 2020

3/5

  • Liked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities

It was okay the room could of been vacuumed a bit more. They didn’t provide me with milk for Sunday morning coffee which was not cool. No remote for the tv either.

Stayed 2 nights in May 2020

5/5 Excellent

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 1 night in May 2020

    4/5 Good

      This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
      Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

      3/5

      • Liked: Staff & service

      Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020