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Silver Fern Lodge

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Laptop workspace, blackout curtains, soundproofing, iron/ironing board
Laptop workspace, blackout curtains, soundproofing, iron/ironing board
Laptop workspace, blackout curtains, soundproofing, iron/ironing board
Laptop workspace, blackout curtains, soundproofing, iron/ironing board

Overview of Silver Fern Lodge

Silver Fern Lodge

2.5 out of 5

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Laundry
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
118 Tamamutu Street, Taupo, 3330

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationLake Taupo11 min walk
  • Popular LocationTaupo i-SITE Visitor Information Centre12 min walk
  • Popular LocationTaupo Marina and Boat Ramp16 min walk
  • AirportTaupo (TUO)9 min drive

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About this area

Taupo

Located in Taupo, Silver Fern Lodge is in the city centre and near the beach. Taupo Marina and Boat Ramp and Taupo Hot Springs are worth visiting if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Lake Taupo and Huka Falls. Don't miss out on a visit to Taupo Bungy. Enjoy the area's slopes with cross-country skiing and downhill skiing, and don't miss out on the snowmobiling and snow tubing.

What's nearby

  • Lake Taupo - 11 min walk
  • Taupo i-SITE Visitor Information Centre - 12 min walk
  • Taupo Museum and Art Gallery - 14 min walk
  • Taupo Marina and Boat Ramp - 16 min walk
  • Taupo Bungy - 2 min drive

Getting around

  • Taupo (TUO) - 9 min drive

Restaurants

  • Breakfast Room — 1 min walk
  • Spoon & Paddle - 5 min walk
  • Thai Delight - 7 min walk
  • The Bistro - 7 min walk
  • Replete - 8 min walk

About this property

Silver Fern Lodge

Suburban motel in Taupo with restaurant
A restaurant, a microwave in a common area and a fridge in a common area are available at this smoke-free motel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, concierge services, dry cleaning and laundry facilities are on-site. All 28 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and room service. For a bit of entertainment, TVs come with satellite channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like electric kettles and free tea bags/instant coffee. Change of towels is available on request
Silver Fern Lodge offers 28 forms of accommodation with blackout curtains. Televisions come with satellite channels. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. An iron/ironing board and change of towels can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

  • On-site parking available only on request
  • Limited on-site parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available
  • Height restrictions apply for on-site parking
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Ski shuttle nearby

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–9:00 AM: NZD 15 for adults and NZD 15 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Access to nearby indoor pool
  • Access to nearby outdoor pool
  • Bike tour information
  • Bike parking

Family friendly

  • Access to nearby indoor pool
  • Access to nearby outdoor pool
  • Children's games
  • Laundry facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • No lifts
  • Water dispenser

Guest services

  • Change of towels (on request)
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Upper floors only accessible by stairs
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Romance packages available
  • Shared microwave
  • Shared fridge
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains

Bathroom

  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Cleaning supplies
  • Electric kettle
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee

More

  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Local maps
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Soundproofing

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Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk, lockbox

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child aged 4 years old or younger stays free per registered adult when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 25 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.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 15 for adults and NZD 15 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: NZD 35 per person (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: NZD 35 (one-way), (from 5 to 16 years old)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 25 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2.5 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
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds, rollaway/extra beds and on-site parking
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, debit cards and cash
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
One child aged 4 years old or younger stays free per registered adult when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
Alcohol is not served at this property
Parking height restrictions apply
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

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

Silver Fern Lodge
Silver Fern Lodge Taupo
Silver Fern Taupo
Silver Fern Lodge Motel
Silver Fern Lodge Taupo
Silver Fern Lodge Motel Taupo

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.1

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 152 out of 365 reviews
5 - Excellent 42%
Rating 4 - Good. 145 out of 365 reviews
4 - Good 40%
Rating 3 - Okay. 44 out of 365 reviews
3 - Okay 12%
Rating 2 - Poor. 10 out of 365 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 14 out of 365 reviews
1 - Terrible 4%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.2/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Friendly and convenient to everything
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

2/5 Poor

Travelled with family, Travelled with partner, Travelled with group
Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nothing
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

2/5 Poor

Liked: Cleanliness
Disliked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
TV in room didn't even work, room was not as advertised.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nice quiet location very close to lake
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The bed is quite comfort. There is a desk for work, which is quite convenient. No microwave in the room, need to walk to common kitchen to heat up food.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021