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Bella Vista Motel

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Brilliant location, had exactly what we needed. There were 8 of us from melbourne, sue and Kevin gave us discounts to sights and shows, handy walking tips, directions. Nothing was left out. Great location. We would all recommend Bella Vista, and promise we'll be back.

Thank chaptokos
Kansas City
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71 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The motel is situated near town and a lovely park. The rooms are modern and clean, beds very comfortable. The owners were friendly and helpful. Thoroughly enjoyed my stay at Bella Vista and would gladly stay there again.

Thank Sush108
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always enjoy my stay here! Great service, friendly team. Nice room and comfy bed! Central location, and so close to everything. Would recommend to all out of town travellers. My new 'home away from home' A++

Thank Henry H
Auckland, New Zealand
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38 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For a reasonable rate, we had a very comfortable two-night stay in this Rotorua establishment. Although the room was a little on the small side, the rooms were neat and tidy and bathrooms -recently renovated- had that new look about them. Not only is the park a hop and a skip away, a dairy sits practically on the motel's doorstep.... More 

Thank manic_cornflakes
Honolulu, Hawaii
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our stay was quite enjoyable. Everyone was very helpful. They provided great suggestions as far as what to do as well as helping with bookings. Room was comfortable. No complaints. Would go again. Wish there was more than instant coffee.

Thank thezaca
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16 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for 5 nights to explore rotorua! Was greeted by Sue a friendly and polite owner, who was kind enough to explain places to visit on a map for us. A good 15min walk out of rotorua centre to the motel but you can stroll through the geo thermal gardens to get there which was nice on a sunny day.... More 

Thank ryan w
BellavistaMotel, Owner at Bella Vista Motel, responded to this review

Thank you Ryan for your kind comments ,a pleasure hosting you More 

Auckland Central, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Bella Vista, Rotorua, for three nights recently and found it very clean and comfortable and our hosts Kevin and Sue were very welcoming and gave us great advice on what to do and where to eat. The motel is very close to town and the lake and is about 10-15mins walk. We will have no hesitation... More 

Thank norwester65
BellavistaMotel, Owner at Bella Vista Motel, responded to this review

It was nice to see how much you all enjoyed Rotorua .We enjoyed your company More 

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4 reviews
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

My fiancé and I stayed at the hotel for 3 nights and cannot complain about a single thing. We were early when we arrived but luckily we were able to get straight into our room, we were greeted with a warm welcome and Kevin and Sue were very helpful and friendly. Nice and clean and the beds are so comfortable!... More 

Thank Claire d
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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Bella Vista Motel Rotorua for two nights. It is very confortable, clean and welcoming. You can get many advices on things to do in Rotorua from the couple who owns the place. It's 15 mins walk from the city center, 5 mins by bus. Enjoy !

Thank Agathe H
Dunstable, Bedfordshire, England
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 330 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Clean, tidy, welcoming staff and great facilities; free wifi, brekky available, and laundry on site. About 15 minutes walk into town. Not the biggest motel rooms we've had this trip, and no hob to cook on, but quite adequate for our two nights there. Our room was kept clean, and the guy in reception, Kevin I believe, was first class.

Thank Andy-S60

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Bella Vista Motel

Address: 94-98 Lake Road, Rotorua, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range: $112 - $153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bella Vista Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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Hotel Style:
#4 Green Hotel in Rotorua
#8 Business Hotel in Rotorua
#9 Best Value Hotel in Rotorua
#17 Romantic Hotel in Rotorua
#17 Luxury Hotel in Rotorua
#20 Family Hotel in Rotorua
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“Any room is good”
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“All rooms I believe are great”
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