The Gables Lakefront Motel is the place to be in Taupo

Tuesday 23 April 2013, 12:07PM
By Media PA


By Rosemary Quay

When looking for a motel to stay everyone desires convenience, comfort and great features. Situated in the beautiful town of Taupo, Gables Lakefront Motel ticks all three boxes!

Gables Lakefront Motel is the definition of convenience - it not only offers stunning views of the lake but is within walking distance of Taupo’s shops and eateries. It is also close to numerous attractions including the Taupo Thermal Hot Springs, Lake Taupo Museum and Art Gallery, Taupo Bungy and A.C. Baths. Talk about location location location!

Comfort is another key ingredient in making a motel stay a pleasant stay. When Gray Thompson and Jo Bransgrove assumed management of Gables Lakefront Motel they made sure to add this ingredient to the mix. They have beautifully refurbished every apartment with new furniture, including: beds, sofa beds, plasma televisions, curtains and blinds as well as tables and chairs. Exquisite artwork by Peter Latham is also displayed in all of the one-bedroom units.

The features that a motel offers can make or break it. With free high speed WiFi internet, on-site car parking, self-contained and, self-service laundry facilities and hot pools, Gables Lakefront Motel is certainly made by its features. 

Gables Lakefront Motel offers exceptional service from the moment you arrive to the time you leave. Its impressive hosts certainly go the extra mile to satisfy your needs.

“We will do whatever we can to make Gables Lakefront Motel your home away from home,” says Gray.

With many recurring guests they have definitely succeeded in doing this. One of their long-term stayers, Linda Stewart  is more than pleased with the hospitality of the new owners:

“I cannot say enough about Jo and Gray. They have been very accommodating and their approach to people is infectious.”

Without a doubt, Gables Lakefront Motel goes above and beyond the desired components of the average motel.