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Kiwi Paka Waitomo
2 out of 5
Hotel Access Rd., Waitomo Caves
The price is CA $68 per night from Oct 21 to Oct 22
5.4 km from city centre
3.8/5Good! (141 reviews)

"Owners were friendly & helpful, checking in & out simple, accommodation well priced for what it is. Everything is clean, but tired looking although new owners have clearly been upgrading some fittings. Chalet en-suite could do with somewhere dry to put clean clothes while showering as shower screen ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 28, 2020

Kiwi Paka Waitomo
YHA Waitomo Juno Hall Backpackers
1.5 out of 5
600 Waitomo Caves Rd, Waitomo Caves, Waikato
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6.6 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (8 reviews)
Great Location!!

"This hostel is located right across the street from the blackwater rafting company who we booked our adventure tour of the glow worm caves with. The hostel is near quiet farm property. We booked a room that had a private bathroom. It was clean and perfect for our stay. The main room and kitchen was ..."…"

Reviewed on May 17, 2019

YHA Waitomo Juno Hall Backpackers
Woodlyn Park Plane Cockpit Unit
1177 Waitomo Valley Rd, Waitomo Caves, Waikato
The price is CA $158 per night from Oct 23 to Oct 24
5.98 km from city centre
Woodlyn Park Plane Cockpit Unit

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Gorgeous, Comfortable Holiday House
1049 Pouewe Street, Kawhia, Waikato
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28.51 km from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (31 reviews)
Cool kiwi bach

"Just as described, nestled in the heart of Kawhia"…"

Reviewed on Sep. 4, 2020

Gorgeous, Comfortable Holiday House
Waitomo Caves Hotel
3 out of 5
Hotel Access Rd., Waitomo Caves, Waikato
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5.18 km from city centre
3.3/5 (996 reviews)

"Property is a lovely historical hotel but in much need of some love. Our bedroom door was sticky to open and you had to push hard to close. The carpet in the dining room is thread bare and dirty. Filter coffee was delicious at breakfast was was the bacon. Lovely and Smokey. Overall good for a ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 20, 2020

Waitomo Caves Hotel
Otorohanga & Waitomo Motels
2.5 out of 5
59 Main North Rd (SH 3), Otorohanga
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $95 per night from Oct 23 to Oct 24
16.6 km from city centre
3.9/5Good! (183 reviews)

"My son had cockroaches in his room, in the older section of the motel."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 25, 2020

Otorohanga & Waitomo Motels
Waitomo Big Bird Retreat
880 Fullerton Road, Waitomo Caves, Waikato
The price is CA $183 per night from Oct 30 to Oct 31
5.64 km from city centre
Waitomo Big Bird Retreat
Waitomo Woodlyn Park Hobbit Motel
1177 Waitomo Valley Rd, Waitomo Caves, Waikato
The price is CA $218 per night from Nov 13 to Nov 14
5.98 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (1 review)
Uniqueness

"Was a nice place to stay with a unique twist"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 16, 2020

Waitomo Woodlyn Park Hobbit Motel
Waitomo Woodlyn Park Waitanic Captains Unit S1
1177 Waitomo Valley Rd, Waitomo Caves, Waikato
The price is CA $213 per night from Nov 17 to Nov 18
5.98 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)

"Kids loved and Had so much fun! Recommend to everyone"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 16, 2020

Waitomo Woodlyn Park Waitanic Captains Unit S1
Rock Retreat Bed and Breakfast Eco Retreat
Te Anga/Hauturu Rd, R.D.8, Waitomo Caves, Waikato
The price is CA $157 per night from Oct 30 to Oct 31
2.75 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Stunning view

"Great experience, cozy house and amazing place."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 18, 2020

Rock Retreat Bed and Breakfast Eco Retreat
Waitomo Express - 1918 Train Carriage Change Listing Preview Listing
1177 Waitomo Valley Rd, Waitomo Caves, Waikato
The price is CA $155 per night from Oct 28 to Oct 29
5.98 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (2 reviews)
Unique Cosy Train

"Our stay in the train was wonderful! So close to Waitomo, to do the tours and see the great sights around the area made this place perfect. Would definitely come back!"…"

Reviewed on Apr. 13, 2020

Waitomo Express - 1918 Train Carriage Change Listing Preview Listing
Waitomo Woodlyn Park Waitanic Endeavour Unit
1177 Waitomo Valley Rd, Waitomo Caves, Waikato
The price is CA $148 per night from Nov 17 to Nov 18
5.98 km from city centre
Waitomo Woodlyn Park Waitanic Endeavour Unit
Panorama Motor Inn Te Kuiti
3.5 out of 5
59 Awakino Road, Te Kuiti
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $91 per night from Oct 23 to Oct 24
15.35 km from city centre
3.7/5Good! (155 reviews)

"I felt very comfortable in the motel and found the staff to be very friendly and attentive. I was annoyed by the noise of the trucks from the street and the constant reloading for the WiFi."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 7, 2020

Panorama Motor Inn Te Kuiti
Waitomo Top 10 Holiday Park
3 out of 5
12 Waitomo Caves Road, Waitomo Caves
The price is CA $89 per night from Oct 21 to Oct 22
5.42 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (216 reviews)

"The Holiday Park was a perfect piece of New Zealand, providing a relaxed and friendly escape from the city. The staff and facilities were outstanding."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 8, 2020

Waitomo Top 10 Holiday Park
Waitomo Caves Guest Lodge
3 out of 5
7 Waitomo Village Road, Waitomo Caves
The price is CA $106 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
5.46 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (260 reviews)

"Best location in Waitomo Fantastic owners - made us feel right at home and super helpful. Would definitely highly recommend staying at Waitomo Caves Guest Lodge and we will be back!"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 7, 2020

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Waitomo Caves Hotel Guide

Are you planning to spend time in North Island? Hoping to reserve a place to stay in the Waitomo Caves area? About 2 Expedia-listed hotel and apartments are located within easy driving distance of Waitomo Caves' center.

Expedia-listed hotels within driving distance of Waitomo Caves include the Waitomo Caves Hotel and Waitomo Top 10 Holiday Park.

30 kilometres (19 miles) from the middle of Waitomo Caves, is the Somersal Bed & Breakfast. The Waitomo Lodge Motel is situated 13 kilometres (8 miles) away. The Caves Motor Inn as well as the Glowworm Motel are alternative options around Waitomo Caves.

While you are in Waitomo Caves, ensure you allow time to investigate the other great attractions North Island has to offer. North Island is marked by beaches, coastal plains and forests. Commonly visited North Island visitor attractions include art museums and nature museums. Active travelers can try their hand at snowboarding and skiing in this part of New Zealand.

Looking for things to do? Consider spending a few hours visiting Rangaroa Domain and Taumarunui Golf Course, which you'll find in Taumarunui, 70 kilometres (44 miles) to the south of Waitomo Caves. If you'd like to stay in Taumarunui, check Expedia's booking pages for the latest deals at the Forgotten World Motel and Bradleys Garden Bed & Breakfast. 100 kilometres (62 miles) to the southeast of Waitomo Caves, you can also stay at Wairakei, home to the Wairakei Resort Taupo and Falls Chateau. Regardless of whether you're passing through or spending a few nights in Wairakei, don't miss the Wairakei Terraces & Thermal Health Spa and Wairakei Natural Thermal Valley.

Before you head home, why not spend an afternoon rubbing shoulders and cheering along with North Island sports obsessives at a local match. Waikato Stadium is 55 kilometres (34 miles) to the north of Waitomo Caves. Book a hotel nearby to the action at the Stadium Motel or the Aspen Manor Motel.

If you are flying into or out of Hamilton International Airport and would like to stay nearby try The Narrows Landing or Hamilton Airport Hotel & Conference Centre.

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Waitomo Caves?
Waitomo Caves Guest Lodge is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 3-star guesthouse offers free WiFi and a terrace. It is located a short 5-minute walk from Waitomo Glowworm Caves. Other top choices based on traveler reviews include Waitomo Top 10 Holiday Park and Waitomo Orchard Estate B&B.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Waitomo Caves, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel reservations are fully refundable if cancelled before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your arrival date. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, it might still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to review the best deals in Waitomo Caves.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Waitomo Caves?
Based on reviews, Waitomo Caves Hotel is a popular 3-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Another top choice for your budget-friendly stay is Waitomo Top 10 Holiday Park.
What's the best accommodation for families in Waitomo Caves?
Waitomo Top 10 Holiday Park is a top 3-star property on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and free parking. Other good choices for your kid-friendly vacation include Waitomo Caves Hotel and Woodlyn Park. Kids of all ages will also enjoy a visit to Caveworld.
What's the best hotel for a romantic getaway to Waitomo Caves?
Waitomo Caves Hotel is a favorite 3-star hotel for couples, and features satellite TV and 2 spa tubs.
What's the best hotel in Waitomo Caves to be near historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Waitomo Caves Hotel is a top 3-star hotel for history seekers booking on Expedia, and it offers a restaurant and free WiFi.
What are some accommodations with pools in Waitomo Caves?
Waitomo Top 10 Holiday Park is a popular 3-star property featuring an outdoor pool, a children’s pool, and free WiFi.

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