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    Pohutu Lodge

    3 Meade Street | Whakarewarewa, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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    Overview
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    Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

    Nice place and very nice folks, but: two days of no hot water, or even warm water, in a land surrounded by more natural hot water than almost anywhere... not good. We weren't offered any money back either, and decided it was more than fare...More

    Thank Mark K
    Response from Pohutulodge, Manager at Pohutu LodgeResponded 13 January 2017

    Hi Mark I'm so sorry you really did not enjoy your stay at Pohutu Lodge. We did have hot water issues during your stay (i'm sure this was explained to you). During the Christmas break is the hardest time of year to get gas fitters...More

    Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

    This place is a bit old and tired but comfortable enough. There is an upstairs and downstairs. There is a double bedroom and bathroom downstairs while upstairs is a twin bedroom and and living area. It is perfectly adequate for a family. Our biggest gripe...More

    Thank Sara D
    Response from Pohutulodge, Owner at Pohutu LodgeResponded 13 January 2017

    Hi Sara Thanks for staying Pohutu Lodge Motel. The hot water turned out to be more than just the pilot light and has been a major for us over our busy time regretfully, but it is now fixed. The property is under new management, we...More

    Reviewed 8 December 2016

    Excellent location, great hosts and great to be able to have our wee dog with us. The beds were very comfortable. Advertised as having Sky TV but this was unavailable. Wifi speed very slow. No salt and pepper shakers. The carpet in the sitting room...More

    Thank justme255115
    Response from Pohutulodge, Manager at Pohutu LodgeResponded 14 December 2016

    Thanks for the feedback justme255115. You will be happy to hear new carpet has already been laid in the room you occupied and the new internet capable TVs will be arriving any day. I'm so sorry the salt and pepper was missing from your room,...More

    Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

    I stayed here for 3 nights as a base to see the geo thermals and it was basic but excellent. The owners were very friendly and helpful and went out of there way to help. The rooms are clean and large. It's in the edge...More

    Thank Stephen F
    Response from Pohutulodge, Owner at Pohutu LodgeResponded 13 January 2017

    Hi Stephen I'm glad you enjoyed your stay with us, yes they are large rooms and we are well situated for most tourist activities, being on the edge of the Whakarewarewa thermal valley is a great asset. We do our best to make your stay...More

    Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

    We came and stayed here whilst on a business trip. Rooms we clean and comfortable, a little tired but met our expectations. Owner/manager she was awesome and enjoyed having a chat with her customers. As we were on a business trip we needed a good...More

    Thank Poihakena P
    Response from Pohutulodge, Owner at Pohutu LodgeResponded 9 November 2016

    Thanks for the review Poihakena Portraits, we're right in the middle of renovations so when you stay with us next time you will notice a change in Pohutu Lodge Motel.

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$85 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
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