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Prince's Gate Hotel
4.5 out of 5
1057 Arawa Street, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
CA $88
per night
Dec 11 - Dec 12
4.2/5Very Good! (1,370 reviews)

"Quaint, historic property. Friendly, helpful staff. Convenient location. Street parking."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 17, 2019

Prince's Gate Hotel
Greenview Motel
3 out of 5
418 Fenton Street, Rotorua
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CA $58
per night
Nov 21 - Nov 22
3.1/5 (186 reviews)

"Property was reasonable for the cost. Needs some TLC"…"

Reviewed on May 12, 2019

Greenview Motel
Lakeside City Apartments
3.5 out of 5
21 Lake Road, Rotorua
CA $99
per night
Dec 5 - Dec 6
3.7/5Good! (115 reviews)

"Spa good - Kitchen lounge spacious - bedroom bit small - needs fan in bathroom."…"

Reviewed on Jun. 17, 2019

Lakeside City Apartments
New Castle Motor Lodge
3 out of 5
18 Ward Avenue, Rotorua
CA $73
per night
Dec 1 - Dec 2
4.3/5Excellent! (437 reviews)

"Nice and quiet & close to everywhere, comfortable & clean"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 25, 2019

New Castle Motor Lodge
Utuhina Hot Springs Lodge
2.5 out of 5
99 Lake Road, Rotorua
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3.1/5 (656 reviews)

"We were late to check in and staff was very accommodative. Much appreciated. Price for the stay was cheap and we know it comes with the tag. We got a bigger house instead of two rooms we actually booked. The house was untidy, had cockroaches. There was no hot water in the night from the point we ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 3, 2019

Utuhina Hot Springs Lodge
B&B Three One Three
3.5 out of 5
2 Tilsley Street, Rotorua
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4.4/5Wonderful! (183 reviews)

"The house was well appointed and clean. A shared TV/lounge was available, but there was no TV in our room. The kitchen was available for use and breakfast items were provided, but we needed to help ourselves and clean up afterward. The location was a bit far from attractions and restaurants for walking, ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 15, 2019

B&B Three One Three
Holiday Inn Rotorua
4.5 out of 5
10 Tryon Street, Whakarewarewa, Rotorua
Free Cancellation
CA $101
per night
Dec 18 - Dec 19
4.4/5Excellent! (1,757 reviews)

"Views of the thermal activity outside and the big tv were good!"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 17, 2019

Holiday Inn Rotorua
Apollo Hotel Rotorua
4.5 out of 5
7 Tryon Street, Whakarewarewa, Rotorua
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $95
per night
Nov 26 - Nov 27
3.9/5Very Good! (597 reviews)

"Large room with plenty of parking. There is a shared laundry which is great when you have lots of clothes that could do with a wash on a long holiday. The elevator was a bit loud and was being used late at night and in the early morning. Overall a great place to stay."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 16, 2019

Apollo Hotel Rotorua
Pohutu Lodge Motel
3.5 out of 5
3 Meade Street, Rotorua
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $86
per night
Dec 5 - Dec 6
4.2/5Excellent! (172 reviews)
would stay here again

"We only stayed one night, and were upgraded to a bigger unit. Compfy couches in the lounge, good beds, and a nice decor made the stay pleasent."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 19, 2019

Pohutu Lodge Motel
Alpin Motel & Conference Centre
3.5 out of 5
16 Sala Street, Rotorua
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $88
per night
Nov 24 - Nov 25
4.3/5Excellent! (525 reviews)

"I liked the spa pool & the price to stay (100) for a quick get away. Had all the basics, would stay again."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 18, 2019

Alpin Motel & Conference Centre
Birchwood Spa Motel
4 out of 5
6 Sala Street, Rotorua
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $84
per night
Nov 24 - Nov 25
4.1/5Very Good! (245 reviews)

"Given its position next to heavily used road it was quieter than I thought it would be, small maintenance issue fixed promptly, only minus would be the weak shower pressure but I would stay again."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 15, 2019

Birchwood Spa Motel
Atsala Apartment Stay
3.5 out of 5
27-A SALA Street, Rotorua
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3.3/5 (32 reviews)

"They mixed up the rooms and then were quite rude when we enquired about WiFi, disappointing customer service overall for what we paid"…"

Reviewed on Jan. 28, 2018

Atsala Apartment Stay
RotoVegas Motel
4 out of 5
249 Fenton Street, Rotorua
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CA $131
per night
Dec 1 - Dec 2
4.3/5Excellent! (535 reviews)

"nice welcome by lady at the desk. Very helpful and accomodating. Clean bright rooms with private deck. Very close to all attractions, supermarkets, movie theatre, eateries and shopping."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 21, 2019

RotoVegas Motel
Distinction Rotorua Hotel and Conference Centre
4 out of 5
390 Fenton Street, Rotorua
CA $117
per night
Dec 8 - Dec 9
4.1/5Very Good! (479 reviews)

"it is cheap & had a very good breakfast (comes with that package), much much better than motels/holiday park."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 13, 2019

Distinction Rotorua Hotel and Conference Centre
Aywon Motel
4 out of 5
1820 TRIGG AVENUEFENTON PARK,, Rotorua, RO1
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4/5Very Good! (167 reviews)

"bed with undiscussably bad matraz room smelly spa not working and water much too hot (no possibility to add cold water)"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 21, 2017

Aywon Motel
Regal Palms Resort
5 out of 5
350 Fenton Street, Rotorua
CA $150
per night
Nov 29 - Nov 30
4.7/5Exceptional! (565 reviews)

"Another great stay at Regal Palms. It will be amazing when the next stage opens. Highly recommend."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 16, 2019

Regal Palms Resort
Wylie Court
3.5 out of 5
345 Fenton St, Rotorua
CA $145
per night
Nov 21 - Nov 22
4.3/5Excellent! (257 reviews)

"Slight issue on check-in weather this was the hotel system not updating to Expedia’s system , but beautiful venue beautiful rooms, relaxing hot tubs in the rooms that are nice and private"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 19, 2019

Wylie Court
Copthorne Hotel Rotorua
4 out of 5
328-348 Fenton Street, Rotorua
CA $111
per night
Dec 1 - Dec 2
3.7/5Good! (756 reviews)

"All staff were very friendly and helpful especially on reception helping with discounted tickets to local attractions. The pool and spa tubs were great after a day out"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 6, 2019

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Your Guide to Historic Hotels in Rotorua

When you take a Rotorua trip out of town, it is easy to choose a modern hotel, or a chain you are familiar with. You know that your accommodation will have all the necessary amenities. However, staying in an in a more distinctive location can enhance your trip. A stay in a Rotorua historic hotel still gives you a well-appointed room that is also teeming with personality. Additionally, it offers you the opportunity to surround yourself in Rotorua's history.

If These Walls Could Talk

Many of the traditional hotels in Rotorua give you a feel for a bygone period right from the start. With classic charm and interesting back stories, you'll discover that these hotels stand apart from most hotels. Don't worry, you won't have to live totally in the past. Although these hotels are vintage, they have most up-to-date conveniences to help you keep in touch or relax during your holiday. You will notice rooms outfitted with a comfy bed and just about anything else you'll want for a marvellous stay.

Once you have checked-in and had a look around your hotel, you can check out the renowned landmarks and museums to take in more of the area's culture. Of course, all this perusing through the past is going to stimulate your appetite. Be sure to read the reviews and see the suggestions other guests to Rotorua think is merit going to. You can also ask your hotel's front desk staff so you can learn where the area's favourite spots to enjoy a cocktail or dinner in Rotorua are.

Your Rotorua Hotel Is Waiting

If you want to get the most from your Rotorua visit, staying in one of these vintage hotels will elevate your time spent in this renowned region. With Expedia having 360 of these one-of-a-kind hotels to select from, you are bound to find one that you'll love. However, just like the past civilizations you're examining, these rates won't last forever. Reserve soon to get a place in one of these landmark properties.

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