Barcelona Motel - Taupo

21 Taniwha Street, Taupo, New Zealand  show map
 3 stars
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Barcelona Motel - Taupo

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour
Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Spa lounge

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

The comfortable 3-star Barcelona Motel provides airport transfer, housekeeping and tour/ticket assistance to ensure guests a comfortable stay.

The venue is 1.7 km away from Taupo Bay. The property lies within 1 km from the city center.

The hotel is set next to a gallery and a museum.

Guests can reach Barcelona Motel by car from Taupo airport in 15 minutes.

Rooms

There are 14 non-smoking rooms fitted with complimentary Wi-Fi, pay TV, a microwave, a dressing area and a sofa. Some rooms overlook the garden. They provide bathrooms with a shower, a hairdryer and towels.

Eat & Drink

The coffee shop Fine Fettle Cafe is around 5 minutes’ walk away.

All visitors are offered a continental breakfast for a fee.  A full english breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

The on-site conveniences include free self parking and a luggage storage.

Relax

Guests will enjoy a spa lounge and a hot tub provided on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   14.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Limited time reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Ice machine

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course

Services

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

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Free breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Spa lounge
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

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

Bedroom

  • Electric blankets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 10 am FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 2 years
Crib NZD 25
Children above
2 years or adults
Extra bed NZD 25
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Barcelona Motel - Taupo Taupo location
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Hotel Address:

21 Taniwha Street, Taupo, New Zealand

Get directions
City Center
  • Taupo
    1700 ft
Airports
  • Taupo (TUO)
    3.9 mi
  • Rotorua (ROT)
    41.9 mi
  • Bus stop
    1.1 mi
Restaurants
  • Fine Fettle Cafe
    800 ft
  • Pimentos
    1300 ft
Beaches
  • Taupo Bay
    1.1 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    14

Rooms and availability

Barcelona Motel photos Room
Two-Bedroom Villa
  • Max occupancy:

    7 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Barcelona Motel photos Room
Family Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio

Barcelona Motel Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center1400 ft

Parks

  • Tongariro Crossing1700 ft

Local attractions

  • Taupo Bay1.1 mi
    Taupo Bay Rd, Taupo
  • Craters of the Moon2.8 mi
    Karapiti Road, Taupo
  • Huka Falls4.4 mi
    Off SH1, Taupo
  • Waipahihi Botanical Gardens2.0 mi
    Shepherd Road, Taupo
  • Volcanic Activity Centre2.9 mi
    Corner Karetoto Road & Huka Falls Road, Taupo

Near the hotel

  • Taupo Museum2300 ft
    4 Story Place, Taupo

    Restaurants nearby

    • Fine Fettle Cafe800 ft

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

      84% likes this, based on 57 reviews

    • The Crooked Door Gastropub1300 ft

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

      85% likes this, based on 52 reviews
      Cuisine: New Zealand
      Price Range: USD 7 - USD 30

    • Lotus Thai Restaurant1400 ft

      Address: 137 Tongariro St
      Phone: (07) 376 9497

      77% likes this, based on 71 reviews
      Cuisine: Thai

    • Pimentos1300 ft

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

      77% likes this, based on 64 reviews

    • The Bistro1300 ft

      Address: 17 Tamamutu Street
      Phone: 07 377 3111

      73% likes this, based on 57 reviews
      Cuisine: European

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  10 am
    • Number of rooms:
      14
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    Barcelona Motel Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Barcelona Motel

    Average guest rating

    7.4out of 10
    Very good
    Based on 46 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Family with children
      10.0

      Very central and convenient when you have travelled a very long way. Very close to grocery store to buy last minute items.Perfect location

    • Older travelers
      9.2

      Location was great, 5 Min walk into town. Room was big and had a sofa which makes a great difference, so many motels have nowhere to sit apart from the bed. The owner/manager was very polite and friendly and upgraded us to a premier room, which was a lovely gesture.

      The room was cold on arrival and took some time to work out how to work the heater, but once this was resolved was very toasty until you opened the bathroom door, the room obviously needs insulation, but this wouldn't stop me from visiting again.

    • Couple
      10.0

      definitely good location. I was living there for taupo half marathon, just walked 5 minutes from my bedroom to the start line. actually you can walk to most avenues in taupo within 10 minutes from barcelona motel. the owner is a nice guy and gave us free upgrade to the premium room. the room is spacious and we were offered an extra heater when I mentioned chilly weather in taupo. but it was proved unnecessary. the heater in room is already warm enough.

    • Older travelers
      9.6

      Good value for money, appreciated the morning paper

    • Single
      9.2

      Caused an inconvenience to the Barcelona Hotel by losing the room key. The hotel staff were very helpful, and were very understanding with the loss of the room key.

    • Group of friends
      8.8

      It had everything we neeed, was warm and freindly and inexpensive

      Rooms was a little stale smelling but nothing really bad

    • Family with children
      7.0

      The owner was very friendly and the motel was in a good location - very close to supermarkets and town centre.

      We stayed in the two storey family apartment and since we stayed there during winter it was a bit cold as it only had one heater downstairs. It could have done with a better heater or maybe a heater upstairs. Also, although the internet was free (which was great) it was intermittent.

    • Older travelers
      5.4

      Only one night so price was the main reason for booking

      Only a small old 3 bar heater to heat the rooms! This was not really adequate. The room was cold and drafty. The shower whilst very hot and powerful. The window was partly inside the actual shower area so privacy was an issue, especially at night as the windows only had obscure glass!!

    • Single
      5.0

      Great location right in town. Pleasant staff.

      Very old decor (circa. 1960s). Bed looked very old and used. Cold. Wi-fi apparently included but no signal to my room (far rooms currently not covered).

    • Couple
      6.2

      Easy to get to the town center.

      Better to improve the cleaning job.

    • Family with children
      7.4

      The price was reasonable and the facilities were clean, tidy and convenient.

      Unfortunately the shower has no pressure, which I recommend they remedy especially before the cooler months!

    • Family with children
      7.4

      the room had everything we needed and the small recreation area with trampoline was fun for the kids.

      Though it,s a short walk to the CBD it,s quite far to the lake.

    • Family with children
      5.8

      Convenience

      silverfish Decor Noise from upstairs unit Showers were cold in the morning

    • Older travelers
      9.6

      Great place to stay - staff really friendly and helpful. Very clean and tidy, spacious units and in good location.

    • Couple
      10.0

      Next to the big supermarkets, everything is within walking distance.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Barcelona Motel - Taupo Taupo location
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    Hotel Address:

    21 Taniwha Street, Taupo, New Zealand

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Taupo
      1700 ft
    Airports
    • Taupo (TUO)
      3.9 mi
    • Rotorua (ROT)
      41.9 mi
    • Bus stop
      1.1 mi
    Restaurants
    • Fine Fettle Cafe
      800 ft
    • Pimentos
      1300 ft
    Beaches
    • Taupo Bay
      1.1 mi
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  10 am
    • Number of rooms:
      14