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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
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I stayed two nights at the Motel. The room was reasonable sized. It was a bit smelly, maybe from the wall to wall carpet. The bed and the pillows were to hard for my taste. As usual I turned off the refrigerator in the room...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank 747thomase
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from 2 nights stay in this really good resort hotel on the eastern shores of Lake Rotorua, about 7 kms from the centre of this sulphur rich Maori capital, hard by the airport. The resort offers a very good base to explore Rotorua,...More

Date of stay: January 2019
3  Thank jollyrobert
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a very average hotel compared to all the rest we stayed in while in New Zealand. Would suggest looking elsewhere for better service, better food, better quality of rooms, and better location.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank hs0526
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our experience at Wai Ora was very good. The hotel and spa were both enjoyable, clean, and relaxing. Staff was very friendly and helpful. The location within Rotorua is not necessarily ideal, but it has a lovely view of the lake from their hotel courtyard...More

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed 30/12/18. Amazing staff so friendly & helpful. Room was lovely very clean & modern & bed was perfect, so comfortable. I thought the price was fair considering the time of year & I only booked it that morning. We thoroughly enjoyed it. Thank you.

Date of stay: December 2018
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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$93 - US$216 (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$93 - US$216 (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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Dining (19)
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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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