Rainbow Point Motel

Self Rated: 2.5 out of 5
Corner Lake Terrace and Rainbow Drive, Taupo, 3330, New Zealand
4.1 out of 5 rating 199 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.1

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Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at Rainbow Point Motel in Taupo, you'll be near the airport, within a 15-minute drive of Lake Taupo and Huka Falls. This motel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Three Mile Bay and 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from Four Mile Bay.


Make yourself at home in one of the 16 guestrooms featuring microwaves and LCD televisions. Rooms have private patios. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms have showers and hair dryers.


Take in the views from a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and wedding services. Additional features at this motel include a fireplace in the lobby, tour/ticket assistance, and a picnic area.


Grab a bite from the grocery/convenience store serving guests of Rainbow Point Motel. Continental breakfasts are available daily from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include express check-out, dry cleaning/laundry services, and multilingual staff. Event facilities at this motel consist of a conference center and a meeting room. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary (available on request).


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Three Mile Bay - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Lake Taupo - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Four Mile Bay - 1.4 km / 0.8 mi
Waipahihi Botanical Gardens - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Taupo Hot Springs - 3.1 km / 1.9 mi
Five Mile Bay - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Taupo i-SITE Visitor Information Centre - 4.8 km / 3 mi
Barbary - 4.9 km / 3.1 mi
Taupo Museum and Art Gallery - 4.8 km / 3 mi
Taupo Bungy - 5.2 km / 3.2 mi
Spa Thermal Park - 5.3 km / 3.3 mi
Golf Club Taupo - 6.8 km / 4.2 mi
Huka Falls - 10 km / 6.2 mi
Craters of the Moon - 10.3 km / 6.4 mi
Wairakei International Golf Course - 10.6 km / 6.6 mi

The nearest major airport is Taupo (TUO) - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are 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.

The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - 10:30 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Airport shuttle service is available on request from 8:00 AM to 8:30 PM. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 10.00 for adults and NZD 10.00 for children (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -Free long-term parking
  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Wedding services
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Conference space
  • -Free airport transportation
  • -Free RV, bus, truck parking
  • -Grocery/convenience store
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -One meeting room
  • -Conference center
  • -Library
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Free parking nearby
  • -Number of spa tubs - 2
  • -Express check-out
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden
  • -Picnic area
  • -Elevator
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking