Renovated in 2007, this hotel is the largest in the area and enjoys a location that is second-to-none. There are 248 rooms in total, ranging from standard and family rooms to premium suites. The hotel features a lobby with a 24-hour reception desk and check-out service, a hotel safe and currency exchange facilities. Further facilities include a bar, a restaurant and conference facilities, whilst Internet access and room and laundry services can be used for an additional fee. Finally, guests travelling by car can leave their vehicles in the hotel's car park.
This hotel is set on the shores of Rotorua's beautiful Lake Rotorua, adjacent to the famous Polynesian Spa complex. Auckland is just over 2 hours from the hotel and Auckland International Airport can be reached in 2 hours by car. Rotorua Airport is 10 km away. The central business district, the Tourism Information Centre, the Convention Centre, and the Energy Event Centre are all only a 5-minute stroll away. The centre of Rotorua, where guests will find numerous restaurants, bars, discos and shops, is just 2 minutes away.
Many of the guest rooms feature superb views over Lake Rotorua. All are en suite with a shower and include a hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, satellite TV with Sky and in-house movies, a radio and wireless broadband Internet access. A minibar, a fridge, tea and coffee making facilities, an iron and ironing board and a room safe also come as standard. The heaters in the rooms can be individually regulated.
The hotel has an open-air swimming pool, heated naturally by geothermal heat to exquisite temperatures. It also has three separate spa pools. Guests can book a half-hour slot at the reception and then collect their spa room key. For an additional fee guests can enjoy a massage treatment. Golf fans can play a round at Rotorua Golf Course, just 2 minutes from the hotel.
Prime New Zealand meats and fresh seafood, artfully prepared with the finest seasonal ingredients, feature on the à la Carte menu. The menu offers a range from Pacific Rim dishes to vegetarian options and international cuisine. Light Lunches are also available throughout the day, and a Night Owl menu is available for in-room dining after 11 pm.
American Express, MasterCard and VISA are accepted by the hotel.
From the hotel to Rotorua Airport: 10 min by road, approximately $15 by taxi, or guests can take the Airport Shuttle for $10). Driving from Rotorua Airport towards the city centre: turn right from Te Ngae Road into Fenton Street, then turn right into Eruera Street. Driving straight towards the lake, and the hotel is on the right hand side at the end of Eruera Street.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board