Alpine Lake Motor Lodge
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- Airport Transportation
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Non-smoking rooms
- Refrigerator in room
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Laundry facilities (self serve)
TripAdvisor Reviews Alpine Lake Motor Lodge Taupo
Travel Blogs from Taupo
... inner child a treat! Leaving Rotorua by the Hobbiton movie bus, our journey began in Lord of the Rings country! When we entered the diary farming region of New Zealand, we realised that we were really close. The movie set is actually on a sheep farmers land and there is now a dedicated business that keeps the maintenance of the live set in pristine condition. (http://www.hobbitontours.com). Oh the joy of wandering around hobbit holes and Hobbiton! The set was really amazing ...
... do the north island and over a 6 week holiday at some point we will come back and spend time doing the South Island. We set off about 11am to Rotarua (I am probably spelling all these place names wrong) what's the first thing you notice about Rotarua?? You notice nothing first, you smell the place. Think of the worst eggy **** you've ever smelt. Some parts smell so much worse than that. We had a quick drive around and then decided to pull up for the night, have ...
... share a few 'Are you ok!'s and 'Oh my gods!' over the wind and the roar of the engine. As we approached 15,000 ft the instructors began to strap us in tight and before I knew it the door was pulled open and I was asked to sit on the edge with my feet hanging off the plane! I was pleased to go first as I would have become so much more nervous watching Edd and Laura go without me - and I think I just wanted to out before I had chance to think about it too much! It was ...
... at other shops. After looking at the town we headed back to Lake Taupo JJ,Billa and I could see that no one was playing with the giant chess game so we played on it meet a little boy called George and bought same new jade butterfly ear rings from the Jade Centere. Then we went to the camping spot that our camper van is.We had dinner,cleaned our teeth,got changed,setted the beds up and went to ...
... Rotorua mud...but we also smelled like it...a delightful rotten egg aroma. While soaking again in the sulphur pools we chatted with some Australians excited to have been some of the Australian locales the described. Post soak we scrubbed and rinsed and scrubbed the stench off. We returned to the city and enjoyed some Mexican for dinner. Good Mexican...something that until New Zealand has been terrible compared to North ...