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Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort

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77 Robinson Avenue Holdens Bay, Rotorua 3010 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Shoddy rooms, safe did not work and staff provided service as if they were working for a person who was focused on money and not service. Would not recommend this to anyone. Save your money and get another hotel

Thank mikeptort
Reviewed 1 week ago

We paid extra for a room with lake view but was very disappinted. You have to stand outide on the balcony end and see the view down the side of the hotel. Also no power to the bathroom and kitchen power points and the bedside...More

Thank chantal d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you WiaOra. Throughly enjoyed our mini break. Staff were so friendly and helpful. On arrival we were shown all around the complex which gave us our bearings. The room was very clean and was more than big enough for the two of us. We...More

Thank Ray M
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We spent a night here for a special occasion. We received a warm welcome a s were taken to our room. Initial impressions were good but this was not to last. The way to the room was along cold corridors which were a bit shabby....More

1  Thank exnorthern
Response from WaiOra_Manager, General Manager at Wai Ora Lakeside Spa ResortResponded September 2, 2018

Dear exnorthern, Thank you for taking the time to review on us. First of all, I would sincerely like to apologize for any inconvenience occurred whilst your stay. We highly regret that your experience did not meet your expectations. Rest assured, I have shared your...More

Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Pretty good room. Full sized king bed. Great shower. Not much swimming in the winter as the heated pool looked a bit dirty. The staff was friendly, the restaurant service was excellent but high priced. Close to the lake.More

Thank RFA2249
Response from WaiOra_Manager, General Manager at Wai Ora Lakeside Spa ResortResponded August 19, 2018

Dear RFA2249, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback. First of all, please accept my sincere apologies in regards to the heated pool. I have taken the matter on board and will be investigating it further with the related team....More

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About
Description
Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort is situated on the picturesque shores of Lake Rotorua in quiet parklike surroundings only 3 mins from Rotorua Airport,and 10 mins to the famous geothermal attractions of Rotorua. More This award winning resort hotel features luxurious accommodation with private balconies or courtyards with views to the lake; New Zealand's award winning fine dining Mokoia Restaurant specialising in indigenous herbs and spices which creates amazing taste sensations including a daily full vegetarian menu; superb personal service; relaxing Manary English lounge bar and the internationally acclaimed Wai Ora Day Spa featuring the World Luxury Spa Award winning "New Zealand Cultural Spa "regime based on the geothermal muds of Rotorua and wellness practices of the Maori. Rotorua's only World Luxury Spa Award winner. Enjoy the tranquility of the landscaped gardens and serene sounds of the meandering spring feed stream as you enjoy the hot and cold pools, steam room and sauna that make up the Wai Ora Spa Water Experience. The ideal Rotorua relaxation, spa, food taste sensations destination and accommodation base for all other Rotorua activities. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Spa
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
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Business
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Spa
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Luxury
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Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
30
Price range
US$121 - US$317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Wai Ora Lakeside Hotel
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Wai Ora Lakeside Resort
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
,
Business
,
Spa
,
Luxury
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
30
Price range
US$121 - US$317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Wai Ora Lakeside Hotel
,
Wai Ora Lakeside Resort
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
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Traveller (158)
Room & Suite (63)
Pool & Beach (22)
Dining (19)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Questions & Answers
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Megan231
May 29, 2016|
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Response from WaiOra_Manager | Property representative |
Hi Megan, Thank you for your inquiry. On Sunday- 5.06.16, we have only one availability at the moment at 9am in the morning for either 1 hour miri miri massage ($135) or 1/2 hour miri miri massage ($85). However, our all... More
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GaryT4418
February 18, 2015|
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Response from Renee B | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about the fishing. You can contact the resort. Yes, I was on an OAT trip. Fantastic!
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"Small but high quality and great location "
HannahS3993
Jul. 8, 2018
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"Great access and amenities for disabled people."
SandyP2122
Mar. 25, 2018
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"Ground floor near pool "
JudithL88
Jan. 23, 2018
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"Make sure you order a room on the top floor. "
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Jan. 7, 2018
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