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Get an overview of this hotelSuburban apartment with spa tub and seasonal outdoor pool


Situated near the airport, this apartment is within 2 mi (3 km) of Redwoods Whakarewarewa Forest, Racing Rotorua, and Whakarewarewa: The Living Maori Village. Rotorua Central Mall and Rotorua Arts Village are also within 2 mi (3 km).

Property Features

A spa tub, a seasonal outdoor pool, and dry cleaning are available at this apartment. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, laundry facilities, a free grocery shopping service, and express check-in are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 8 individually decorated apartments feature free WiFi and Select Comfort beds. Upscale amenities include private pools and private spa tubs, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like washers/dryers and sofa beds.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Santa Maria Motel features a spa tub and a seasonal outdoor pool. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. This Rotorua apartment also offers tour/ticket assistance, barbecue grills, and a garden. A complimentary grocery shopping service and wedding services can be provided. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Santa Maria Motel has designated areas for smoking.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 8 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Hair salon 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Airport transportation 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Garden 
  • Picnic area 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free grocery shopping service 
  • Free self parking 
  • Year Built 1960 
  • Free long-term parking 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3 
  • Spa tub 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Playground on site  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Furnished balcony or patio 
  • Microwave 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Private pool 
  • Private spa tub 
  • Sofa bed size 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress 
  • LCD TV 
  • Yard 

Where to Eat

Continental breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

Nearby Things to Do

A seasonal outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site.

Children under 9 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool or spa tub without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Segway rental/tour nearby 
  • Playground on site 
  • Rock climbing nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 8 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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.

Only service dogs are allowed

No rollaway/extra beds available


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 15 per person (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

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.

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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