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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Decided late we were going to head to Rotorua for the Labour Weekend. My wife, 2 kids aged 6 and 4 and I headed down to The Cedarwood on Friday night and came home Monday. 8-10minutes out of the main city of Rotorua, perched on the Lake is this little beauty. We were lucky enough to nab the last unit...

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Rose and Leon H, Owner at Cedarwood Lakeside, responded to this review

Hi Scottandeli, Thank you for sharing your experience of Cedarwood Lakeside after your Labour weekend stay with us! We are pleased that you found our units to be warm, clean with everything you need. Yes, we are lucky to have great views from the property across Lake Rotorua. We are glad that there was nothing you didn't like! Lastly, thank...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

The location is about a ten minute drive out of town, which is nice if you want to avoid the local fragrance. The place itself is stunning, right on the edge of the lake. The rooms are comfy and very clean. We would definitely visit again and stay a bit longer.

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Fiona and Nick S, Owner at Cedarwood Lakeside, responded to this review

Hi Tottydownunder, Thank you for your review after your recent stay with us at Cedarwood Lakeside! We are delighted that you loved our beautiful lakefront spot as well as our units to be spacious, clean & warm, Thank you. See you next time on your travels to Rotorua! Best Wishes Fiona & Nick

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Amazing view and access to the adjoining lake..Nice place for relaxing.. Large well designed rooms furnished with all amenities.. Toileteries are top notch too.. A bit away from the town center but the peace and quiet adds to its charm.. No swimming pool.. Enough space for a drive in..

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Fiona and Nick S, Owner at Cedarwood Lakeside, responded to this review

Hi Yatin Tyagi Thanks for sharing your feedback of Cedarwood Lakeside with fellow travellers! As you say we are lucky to be out of town a short drive with the added benefit of not suffering the usual Rotorua odour! Our heated swimming pool is in the middle of the whole complex by the playground. We look forward to seeing you...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for three nights. This motel has excellent location. Only short drive from town centre but is away from hustle and bustle. Situated next to lake Rotorua and has stunning view. Room is very clean and has everything you need. Strong wifi. I really can't think anything I don't like. Definitely recommend to others.

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Fiona and Nick S, Owner at Cedarwood Lakeside, responded to this review

Hi jane2016138, Thank you for sharing your experience of Cedarwood Lakeside after your recent stay with us! We are pleased that you found our units to be clean with everything you need. Yes, we are lucky to have great views from the property across Lake Rotorua. Thanks for the feedback on the strong Wi-Fi too and glad that there was...

Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Room was spacious and heater worked very well to keep us warm. Place was clean and had everything required. Pleasantly surprised by the kitchen facilities. Highly recommended for a quiet chill out spot

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Fiona and Nick S, Owner at Cedarwood Lakeside, responded to this review

Hi Kuang Q, Thank you for your review after your recent stay with us at Cedarwood Lakeside! We are delighted that you found our units to be spacious, clean & warm, so important during our cooler winter months! Thank you for your recommendation for a quiet, chill out spot! See you next time on your travels to Rotorua! Best Wishes...

Orchard Road, Singapore
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Awesome interior and exterior. Not much need to be said about the scenery from the unit. They do have hot pool, trampoline and a cute playground for the kids. It's a nice touch. The unit itself is by large one of the best fit we have stayed in South Island. This place definitely gives a run for money to the...

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Fiona and Nick S, Owner at Cedarwood Lakeside, responded to this review

Hi Darknight1522, Wow, thank you so much for your kind words after your recent stay with us! We are so pleased that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay with us and that your family fell in love with the property! We look forward to welcoming you all back on your next visit to Rotorua. Best Wishes, kind regards Fiona...

Phuket, Thailand
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Very clean and tidy, nothing looked worn or outdated. Very nice hosts. Not far to the city centre ( less than 10 mins drive). Right on the lake. It was really cold so I was glad there were electric blankets and 2 heaters. The room had everything we needed.We would definitely stay again.

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Fiona and Nick S, Owner at Cedarwood Lakeside, responded to this review

Hi caw83, Thank you for your review of Cedarwood after your recent stay with us, we are pleased that you found our property to be clean, tidy and well maintained. We certainly did have a cold snap while you were here so we are glad that you were comfortable during that time. We look forward to welcoming you back on...

Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

We had a studio room, which was fine for the two of us. The heater warmed up the room efficiently. The kitchenette had a fridge, microwave and electric frying pan (no oven or hob, so plan meals accordingly). The setting was quiet and peaceful, with the lake sitting just metres away from the rooms. The main part of the town...

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Fiona and Nick S, Owner at Cedarwood Lakeside, responded to this review

Hi Sue D, Thank you for taking the time to write about your recent stay with us at Cedarwood. We are pleased that you enjoyed your studio room and its facilities, our 1 and 2 bedroom units have full kitchen facilities for those travellers that require an oven on their travels. We are glad that you found our setting to...

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Needed accommodation that would be suitable for a disabled person, my ol' man has a disability and we were recommend by a friend that cedarwood was a good place to stay. the owners we so friendly and the accommodation itself was very nice. having it right by the lake it was such a nice setting in the evening and mornings...

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Fiona and Nick S, Owner at Cedarwood Lakeside, responded to this review

Hi DavidL9244, Thank you for your review after your recent stay at Cedarwood. It is pleasing to know that our facilities were suitable for your family and you enjoyed your stay with us. See you all next time when you visit Rotorua. Regards Fiona & Nick.

Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Me, my brother, my mum and my dad came to this fantastic place. Our room was particularly cosy and all 3 of the beds (2 singles and a double) had an electric blanket, which was lucky because it was cold. It was right by a nice lake and it had a spa, a pool, a playground and a place to...

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Fiona and Nick S, Owner at Cedarwood Lakeside, responded to this review

Hi Splutchy M, Thank you for taking the time to give your feedback to fellow travellers on your experience at Cedarwood Lakeside. We are pleased that you found your room to be cosy and that you enjoyed our facilities for your long weekend away. See you all next time on your travels to Rotorua! Best Regards Fiona & Nick.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Spa
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Quiet, tranquil lakefront accommodation and conference venue on the shores of Lake Rotorua, Cedarwood Lakeside is one of the most relaxing motels in Rotorua, and is your gateway to the very best of Rotorua's world-renowned tourist attractions and adventure activities.We are located within easy driving distance of Rotorua City Centre which is approximately 8 minutes away or 2 minutes drive to the Regional Airport, the gateway to Central Park. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cedarwood Lakeside

Address: 17 Holden Avenue | Holdens Bay, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range: $137 - $233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Cedarwood Lakeside 4*
Number of rooms: 16
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Hotel Style:
#5 Family Hotel in Rotorua
#8 Spa Hotel in Rotorua
#13 Luxury Hotel in Rotorua
#14 Romantic Hotel in Rotorua
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“Any room would be good”
 of 5 bubbles caw83, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a lakeside unit”
 of 5 bubbles buds_nz, 25 May 2016 | Read review
“If you want a view ask when booking.”
 of 5 bubbles JudiRainbow, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“No noise anywhere - great blackout curtains enabling a nice sleep in! :-)”
 of 5 bubbles Jax94, 26 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Close to the lake is wonderful”
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 of 5 bubbles CretsCrew, 24 Jan 2016 | Read review
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