Astro Accommodation - Motel & Backpackers - Taupo

76 Kaimanawa Street, Taupo, New Zealand, 3330  show map
 3 stars
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Astro Accommodation - Motel & Backpackers - Taupo

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Spa lounge

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Kitchen facilities

Microwave

Refrigerator

Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Shared kitchen

Overview

The 3-star Astro Accommodation Taupo - Motel & Backpackers lies within 4.6 km from Craters of the Moon, Orakei Korako and Volcanic Activity Centre.

The property is about 10 minutes' walk of Taupo Museum, Crazy Catz Adventure Park and Taupo Bay. The venue is set just 10 minutes' walk from Taupo center.

This business hotel is placed within proximity to a valley.

Astro Accommodation Taupo - Motel & Backpackers is within a 10-minute drive to Taupo airport.

Rooms

Astro Accommodation Taupo - Motel & Backpackers offers non-smoking rooms with a heating system, a wardrobe, TV, climate control and a work desk as well as an electric kettle, an oven and coffee/tea makers. The guestrooms look out on the garden. For more comfort bath sheets and a shower are provided.

Eat & Drink

The Crooked Door Gastropub treats guests with new zealand dishes and is just 400 meters away.

Services

Guests will benefit from free private parking, a vending machine and a designated smoking area along with 24-hour reception, ironing service and laundry.

Relax

A wellness center, a Jacuzzi and a sauna are offered for relaxation. Such activities as diving and water skiing are also provided.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   20.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Limited time reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • No elevators
  • Vending machines

Services

  • Self-service laundry

Leisure facilities

  • BBQ facilities
  • Spa lounge
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dining table
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Sink
  • Toilet

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Flat-screen TV

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Astro Accommodation - Motel & Backpackers - Taupo Taupo location
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Hotel Address:

76 Kaimanawa Street, Taupo, New Zealand, 3330

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City Center
  • Taupo
    2300 ft
Airports
  • Taupo (TUO)
    3.8 mi
  • Rotorua (ROT)
    41.9 mi
  • Bus stop
    5000 ft
Restaurants
  • The Crooked Door Gastropub (cuisine: New Zealand)
    1300 ft
  • Fine Fettle Cafe
    1700 ft
Beaches
  • Taupo Bay
    4700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    20

Rooms and availability

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Budget Shared Bathroom Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed
Size: 250 sq. feet
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  • Private bathroom
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    Budget Shared Bathroom Triple Room
    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
    Size: 155 sq. feet
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    • Private bathroom
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      Large Two-Bedroom Apartment
      Size: 55 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
      • Shower
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        Standard Shared Bathroom Single Room
        Bed type: 1 Single bed
        Size: 100 sq. feet
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          Family Double Room
          Bed type: Double bed
          Size: 250 sq. feet
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            Deluxe Shared Bathroom Twin Room
            Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed
            Size: 155 sq. feet
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            • Air conditioning
            • Private bathroom
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              Private Double Room
              Bed type: Double bed
              Size: 155 sq. feet
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                Private Quadruple Room
                Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
                Size: 155 sq. feet
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                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Astro Accommodation - Motel & Backpackers - Taupo Taupo location
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                  Hotel Address:

                  76 Kaimanawa Street, Taupo, New Zealand, 3330

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Taupo
                    2300 ft
                  Airports
                  • Taupo (TUO)
                    3.8 mi
                  • Rotorua (ROT)
                    41.9 mi
                  • Bus stop
                    5000 ft
                  Restaurants
                  • The Crooked Door Gastropub (cuisine: New Zealand)
                    1300 ft
                  • Fine Fettle Cafe
                    1700 ft
                  Beaches
                  • Taupo Bay
                    4700 ft
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  2 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  10 am
                  • Number of rooms:
                    20

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                  What's nearby

                  Popular areas

                  • City Center - 2000 ft

                  Parks

                  • Tongariro Crossing - 2300 ft

                  Local attractions

                  • Waipahihi Botanical Gardens - 1.9 mi
                    Shepherd Road, Taupo
                  • Volcanic Activity Centre - 2.9 mi
                    Corner Karetoto Road & Huka Falls Road, Taupo
                  • Mind Junction - 6.8 mi
                    Corner Palmer Mill Rd & SH 5, Taupo
                  • Craters of the Moon - 2.9 mi
                    Karapiti Road, Taupo
                  • Huka Falls - 4.2 mi
                    Off SH1, Taupo

                  Near the hotel

                  • Taupo Museum - 3000 ft
                    4 Story Place, Taupo
                  • Taupo Bay - 4700 ft
                    Taupo Bay Rd, Taupo

                  Restaurants nearby

                  • The Crooked Door Gastropub - 1300 ft

                    Address: Corner of Roberts St & Titiraupenga St
                    Phone: 07 376 8030

                    85% likes this, based on 41 reviews
                    Cuisine: New Zealand
                    Price Range: USD 7 - USD 30

                  • Pimentos - 2000 ft

                    Address: 17 Tamamutu St
                    Phone: (07) 377 4549

                    77% likes this, based on 64 reviews

                  • Salute Taupo Cafe & Deli - 2000 ft

                    Address: 45 Horomatangi Street
                    Phone: +64 7 377 4478

                    86% likes this, based on 46 reviews

                  • Fine Fettle Cafe - 1700 ft

                    Address: 39 Paora Hapi St
                    Phone: (07) 378 7674

                    83% likes this, based on 62 reviews

                  • The Bistro - 2000 ft

                    Address: 17 Tamamutu Street
                    Phone: 07 377 3111

                    79% likes this, based on 65 reviews
                    Cuisine: European

                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  2 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  10 am
                  • Number of rooms:
                    20
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                  Astro Accommodation - Motel & Backpackers Reviews

                  Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Astro Accommodation - Motel & Backpackers

                  Average guest rating

                  7.0out of 10
                  Very good
                  Based on 25 reviews

                  Guest reviews

                  • Couple
                    7.4

                    Good location close to the lake, good facilities, even shared bathroom was ok and clean. Would come again.

                    Thin walls, could hear everything from next room.

                  • Older travelers
                    5.8

                    cheap

                    faulty bathroom doorlock soft bed

                  • Family with children
                    4.2

                    Lcation which was closest to shops

                    As what is being shown on photo was not their. There was corberbs in the room. Thew sad part was that they dont supply milk to their guest.

                  • Older travelers
                    6.6

                    The price. It was fine for one night as budget accommodation

                    Cramped room. Reception not open when we left just prior to10am, to drop off key.

                  • Couple
                    8.8

                    Clean, tidy, a great place to rest your head for the night. Do recommend

                  • Group of friends
                    9.6

                    Cheap clean and everything u need for a night comfy beds too :)

                  • Older travelers
                    10.0

                    Everything really. It was only 10 minutes walk from the Intercity bus stop. The staff were all really friendly. The room & the rest of the facilities were all extremely clean. It was in a quiet part of Taupo but within easy walking distance of the lake & town centre. It was very quiet & we had a great night's sleep.

                    We didn't have any problems at all.

                  • Couple
                    6.2

                    We stayed in a private, double room with kitchenette. Good priced accommodation. Rooms also have self-controlled air conditioning which we were so grateful to have! There was also a good selection of channels available on the TV, including Sky Sports and a few movie channels. Cooking utensils etc are supplied so you are able to cook meals. Kind of random but I liked that they provided 4 pillows on the bed- many places I have stayed have only provided 2 and myself and my partner like to have 2 each.

                    They say en-suite bathroom, but in reality it's a shared en-suite, which made things a hassle while getting ready in the morning. Not really Astro's fault, but on the Saturday night we stayed the guests were really loud- screaming, yelling and swearing up and down the corridors from about midnight to 3am. This wouldn't have been too much of a big deal, but we had just finished a long drive and were exhausted. There is also no soundproofing of the rooms- you can hear EVERYTHING. The rooms aren't serviced daily, and bins aren't emptied, so the bin in our room got very full. The parking there is very weird- if you fill up the parks behind the building I can't see how cars would actually be able to leave the premises as parking space is VERY tight around the building.

                  • Older travelers
                    10.0

                    The cost and staff present.

                    Sharing a bath room, as the fan would come on when light was switched on. Need separate switch for fan.

                  • Group of friends
                    10.0

                    The cleanliness and warmth and modern facilities were far beyond our expectations, especially for the price we paid.

                  • Couple
                    7.0

                    Very cheap, easily accomodating our late check in.

                    There is not much sound proofing between rooms - can hear EVERYTHING - and also not too keen on sharing a bathroom.

                  • Older travelers
                    7.8

                    was good price very small but very clean

                    have coffe an tea but they dont have milk and you cant buy any there so you get caught out when you first arrive

                  • Older travelers
                    5.4

                    convenient location

                    shared en-suite smelt funky and musty and the rooms have now insulation or soundproofing in them, you can hear EVERYTHING going on in other rooms! Also the website needs updating, the room pics looked much better online than in person.

                  • Couple
                    7.4

                    They were very accommodating considering we arrived late at night. Our room was very nice and tidy. Good value for money. Only problem was the room was advertised as ensuite. Which is it was but you shared with another room. The other guests kept banging on the door as they wanted to use the bathroom even though we had only be in there 2 minutes.

                  • Older travelers
                    7.4

                    Convenience, relaxed & value for money. Recommended venue .

                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Astro Accommodation - Motel & Backpackers - Taupo Taupo location
                  Show big map »

                  Hotel Address:

                  76 Kaimanawa Street, Taupo, New Zealand, 3330

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Taupo
                    2300 ft
                  Airports
                  • Taupo (TUO)
                    3.8 mi
                  • Rotorua (ROT)
                    41.9 mi
                  • Bus stop
                    5000 ft
                  Restaurants
                  • The Crooked Door Gastropub (cuisine: New Zealand)
                    1300 ft
                  • Fine Fettle Cafe
                    1700 ft
                  Beaches
                  • Taupo Bay
                    4700 ft
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  2 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  10 am
                  • Number of rooms:
                    20