Colonial Lodge Motel
Overlooking Lake Taupo, this streamlined motel is a 4-minute walk from Warm Water Beach, 4 km from Spa Thermal Park and 8 km from Huka Falls.
Bright, straightforward studios offer free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, kitchenettes and whirlpool baths. Casual 1-bedroom apartments add kitchens and separate living rooms with sofabeds. Some accommodations offer furnished balconies. There's no air-conditioning.
There's free parking, plus a barbecue area and a coin-operated laundry.