Featuring 4 private hot mineral pools that are free and exclusive for guests, Rainbow Motel offers spacious self-catering units with central heating, fully equipped kitchens and TVs with DVD player and satellite channels. Free WiFi is available. Rainbow Motel Tokaanu is just a 3-minute drive from Tongariro River and Lake Taupo, both famous for trout fishing. It is a 40-minute drive to the Whakapapa ski area on Mt Ruapehu. Facilities include a gas BBQ with outdoor picnic table, drying room for ski and fishing equipment and a fully equipped laundry room with ironing facilities. Each motel unit has a lounge area with table and chairs, as well as separate bathroom.