Gables Lakefront Motel

Property Details

  • Property Name: Gables Lakefront Motel
  • Address: 130 Lake Terrace
  • Property Type: Motel Business
  • Price: POA
  • Region: Taupo
  • Listing: EL01319

About this business for sale in Taupo

Gables Lakefront Motel

Key Features

  • Top rated business with maximum returns and ultimate life-style
  • Very high-profile location – the main Taupo sandy swimming beach across the road
  • Attractive 27- yr lease
  • Extremely well-established local return clientele/ long-stay guests, with a noticeably increasing American market
  • 3-4 x bedroom owners’ home, with new kitchen, huge gas oven, living room opening to huge deck with fabulous lake views.


The 15 units offer very spacious rooms, all with kitchens and dishwashers, most with private hot pools the others with access to the Motel hot pool – these are a great attraction for guests. All showers are installed with shower domes for maximum decor protection. Hot water is provided by individual gas caliphonts. All units have 50+ SKY and free fast (Fibre Optic) WiFi. Most of the units have stunning 180 degree lake and mountain views, others with partial views. The family units are 2-story the others, with a wonderful, high chapel ceiling. All units are presented in excellent condition and décor. The 15 units are configured:

  • 12 x one bedroom units (9 with private hot pools) & heat pumps
  • 2 x 2 bedroom family units
  • 1 x 3 bedroom family unit

There is a well-equipped guest laundry – also a very popular ice-making machine and an even more popular motel Jacuzzi. All the hot pools have either individual filters, or an industrial sized sand filter. The motel laundry is very well-equipped with 2 industrial washers and huge gas drier.

Owners Accommodation: The 2 level owners’ home offers 3 x spacious bedrooms with a fourth single or study with family bathroom and separate toilet on the second floor. The large, new kitchen has an excellent large gas cooker and dishwasher, great counter space with family sized breakfast bar. The sunny living room with fantastic lake views across to snowy mountains, opens to a huge deck for meals & entertaining.The owners enjoy private access, a garage, carport and additional parking.