Acapulco Motor Inn - Taupo

19 Rifle Range Road, Taupo, New Zealand, 3330  show map
 4 stars
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Acapulco Motor Inn - Taupo

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour
Food/ Drinks

Picnic area/ Tables

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Overview

Acapulco Motor Inn is a 4-star hotel providing a luxurious accommodation near to Aratiatia Rapids, Taupo Museum and Taupo Bay. This family hotel dates from 1962 and was refurbished in 2010.

The city center is 20 minute walking distance from the hotel. A museum and an art gallery lie a short distance away.

The hotel allows quick access to a valley and lakes.

Taupo airport can be reached in 10 minutes by car from Acapulco Motor Inn.

Rooms

The property offers 20 guestrooms appointed with TV, individual climate control, a living area, free wireless internet and a private safe. The rooms look on to the garden. Other comforts include coffee/tea makers, a microwave and a dishwasher for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Serving both food and drinks, The Brantry and Jolly Good Fellows are situated around 150 meters from the property.

A continental breakfast is served at the price of NZD 11.50 per person per night.  The hotel offers a full english breakfast at the price of NZD 14.50 per person per night. 

Services

Newspaper service, laundry and wake up service as well as parking, a storage room and a tour desk are available for guests' use.

Relax

Guests with children can avail of babysitting, a play area and a playground offered at the hotel. A fitness center and a gym are provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of rooms:   20.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Front desk
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Ice machine

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Water sports
  • Horseback riding
  • Golf course

Services

  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Picnic area/ Tables

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Board games
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Kitchenette
  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Bedroom

  • Electric blankets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Acapulco Motor Inn - Taupo Taupo location
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Hotel Address:

19 Rifle Range Road, Taupo, New Zealand, 3330

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City Center
  • Taupo
    3700 ft
Airports
  • Taupo (TUO)
    3.3 mi
  • Rotorua (ROT)
    42.4 mi
  • Bus stop
    3700 ft
Restaurants
  • Jolly Good Fellows
    500 ft
  • The Brantry
    700 ft
Beaches
  • Taupo Bay
    4100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    20

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Rooms and availability

Spa Two-Bedroom Room
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    5 persons

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Studio
Garden view
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    3 persons

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Spa Two-Bedroom Suite
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    5 persons

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Spa One-Bedroom Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

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Family One-Bedroom Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

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Private Studio
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

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Acapulco Motor Inn Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center3300 ft

Parks

  • Tongariro Crossing3000 ft

Local attractions

  • Waipahihi Botanical Gardens1.4 mi
    Shepherd Road, Taupo
  • Volcanic Activity Centre3.4 mi
    Corner Karetoto Road & Huka Falls Road, Taupo
  • Mind Junction7.3 mi
    Corner Palmer Mill Rd & SH 5, Taupo
  • Craters of the Moon3.4 mi
    Karapiti Road, Taupo
  • Huka Falls4.5 mi
    Off SH1, Taupo

Near the hotel

  • Taupo Museum3600 ft
    4 Story Place, Taupo
  • Taupo Bay4100 ft
    Taupo Bay Rd, Taupo

Restaurants nearby

  • Jolly Good Fellows500 ft

    Address: 80 Lake Terrace
    Phone: (07) 378 0457

    63% likes this, based on 92 reviews

  • The Lakeland Bar & Brasserie600 ft

    Address: 282 Lake Terrace
    Phone: 7-378 3893

    71% likes this, based on 31 reviews

  • Zest Deli Cafe1100 ft

    Address: 65 Rifle Range Rd

    70% likes this, based on 10 reviews
    Cuisine: International

  • The Brantry700 ft

    Address: 45 Rifle Range Rd
    Phone: 07 378 0484

    82% likes this, based on 124 reviews
    Price Range: USD 14 - USD 27

  • The BBQ Master, Taupo New Zealand.1100 ft

    Address: 8 Northcroft St

    Cuisine: Asian

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    20

Hotel Awards

New ZealandHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedTaupoAcapulco Motor Inn

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

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Acapulco Motor Inn Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Acapulco Motor Inn

Average guest rating

8.6out of 10
Superb
Based on 102 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    10.0

    I was surpirsed at the level of luxury we got at this Motel. Clean room, excellent staff and massive 2 person spa bath!! Absolute Bliss!! I would recommend this Motel 110% to all my friends!!! Keep up the good work!!

  • Couple
    7.0

    The location was great, the staff and facilities were as advertised.

    The room we stayed in had a really bad smell, seems from someone cooking. The smell was all over the kitchen area and in the plates and amenities.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Convenient location in a quiet neighbourhood yet near to Lake Taupo as well as eateries. Spacious room with adequate kitchen facilities, microwave, etc.

  • Couple
    8.2

    Loved the big spa bath, the quiet atmosphere, well equip kitchenette and the office staff had a warm family feel.

  • Single
    10.0

    It was very clean and very comfortable. The kitchen was very well equipped. The room was also very quiet. The person who served me at reception was very friendly, efficient and helpful.

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    Thin walls - noise may transfers from other units

  • Couple
    10.0

    Very friendly staff, great rooms, excellent value for money.

  • Single
    9.0

    Nice hotel which has Aircon if a hot day, only 5-10 min walk to the shopping centre.

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    budget wise, tidy, fresh renovated, good location

  • Single
    8.8

    Location, freindly owners, well appointed rooms

  • Family with children
    7.4

    The private spa was the best attribute!

    I think another couch in the room would have been lovely as it was for a family and one couch for two adults to sit on was a tight squeeze :)

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Good location close to the restaurants, good brekky, good people.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Very clean warm & tidy very obliging host. Great to get a morning paper at the door.

  • Family with children
    9.6

    Had everything we needed, was quiet and off the main road with parking right outside the door. Staff were friendly and very helpful. Also tollerant given we were out in the BBQ area quite late and they never complained and even supplied and cleaned up utensils for the BBQ. For the price we paid, we were very impressed with what we received and would definately stay there again.

    About the only thing was found was a problem was there was only one small washing machine and dryer. The weekend we went was pouring with rain and we were attending a soccer tournament and found it hard to get out clothes dry.

  • Family with children
    7.8

    friendly staff. Good location

    Probably rooms due for upgrade

How to reach hotel

hotel Acapulco Motor Inn - Taupo Taupo location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

19 Rifle Range Road, Taupo, New Zealand, 3330

Get directions
City Center
  • Taupo
    3700 ft
Airports
  • Taupo (TUO)
    3.3 mi
  • Rotorua (ROT)
    42.4 mi
  • Bus stop
    3700 ft
Restaurants
  • Jolly Good Fellows
    500 ft
  • The Brantry
    700 ft
Beaches
  • Taupo Bay
    4100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    20

Hotel Awards

New ZealandHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedTaupoAcapulco Motor Inn

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

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