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Adelaide, South Australia
Reviewed 8 August 2014 via mobile

This review is mainly based around the exceptional service we received from Darryn. First the rooms are comfortable. The location is very central to a variety of eateries. The hotel has its own hotpool to soak in. But what made our visit special was Darryn. I believe he would have to the best person I have ever dealt with in...

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 August 2014

Darryn & his team made it for us. The room was excellently furnished with an amazing bathroom (love the underfloor heating!) and the location perfect for walking to restaurants. They gave us lots of ideas of what to do whilst we were there. The most important thing was that I felt like they really cared that we enjoyed our trip....

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1Thank Steve H
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 6 August 2014

We stayed two nights. Comfortable beds and nice linens made good sleeping so much better. The hosts were exceptionally helpful. The location is perfect. We ate breakfast which was very good. There were plenty of outlets for charging devices. On top of all is a great sense of style.

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1Thank Jaimie L
Livingston, New Jersey
Reviewed 3 August 2014

I recently stayed at the Regent of Rotorua with my granddaughter and we were both extremely pleased. The location of the hotel was great. The hotel was decorated tastefully with our comfort in mind. I would highly recommend the restaurant - the food was superb. But what made our experience so memorable was the service. Darryn became our guardian angel...

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2Thank sue f
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 August 2014

Based almost entirely on the fantastic Trip Advisor reports we decided to book one night with Regent. We were not disapointed. First--the photographs you see are NOT carefully doctored shots as you can see elsewhere but actual true reflections of the place. Second -on the first phone call to book the questions asked by brent clearly showed experience and that...

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1Thank Tony F
Dalbeattie, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 July 2014

I'm not going to say this hotel is perfect. Perfection is so subjective. But this hotel is one of the very best I've stayed in. The rooms we had were charming in a boutique style, well appointed and extremely comfortable. The food was excellent, really excellent. The lamb, beef and chicken were of the very best quality. Fantastic breakfasts. The...

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2Thank G4llovidian
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 July 2014

We stayed here as it looked really good in the photos and it had so many good reviews already. From check in I knew why they were so good - the place looks lovely, its spotless and the proprietors and staff are all genuinely pleased to be of assistance. I found Darryn and Brent to be lovely hosts and I...

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1Thank GarlickBread
Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 28 July 2014

Great boutique Hotel. Friendly and helpful staff. Perfect location, very central to the town and walking distance to the night life and landmarks and lovely amenities. Food was great in the restaurant. I would go back to Rotorau just to stay at the Regent.

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1Thank JJJameson2014
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 21 July 2014

We really enjoyed our stay at Regent of Rotorua. The rooms were extremely warm (important because the air temperature outside was very cold!) and there was obviously a lot of thought and effort which went into the decor (quite flamboyant) and the room amenities (including a microwave, plates and cutlery). The managers were very helpful and jolly. We would stay...

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1Thank addictedtotravel24
New York City, New York
Reviewed 20 July 2014

We love the Regent! From the chic decor to the excellent service and recommendation, we cannot recommend it highly enough. The location is perfect - you can walk to anything in the city center. Make sure to use their onsite mineral soaking pool(s) and cuddle up in their ultra soft bathrobes (truth: we even bought one to take home). The...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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Regent of Rotorua
Regent of Rotorua
Cuisines: European, International, Contemporary, New Zealand
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Microwave
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Regent of Rotorua Boutique Hotel redefines modern hospitality with a visionary blend of classic design, luxurious facilities and bespoke service. Our philosophy is to marry personalized, intuitive service with divine rooms and suites, stunning surroundings and a smart, relaxed atmosphere. Perfectly located in the heart of Rotorua within walking distance of the eating & shopping precinct, the lakefront, government gardens and the convention centres. The Hotel offers 35 guest rooms, restaurant & bar, outdoor heated pool, natural mineral pool, mini gym, spa services, meeting rooms, unlimited free WiFi & laundry services. Our award winning restaurant can cater for up to 70 guests banquet style and meetings can be held in a choice of 3 rooms from 21sqm up to 200sqm ... more   less 

Additional Information about Regent of Rotorua

Address: 1191 Pukaki Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range: $183 - $395 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Regent of Rotorua 4.5*
Number of rooms: 23
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Also Known As:
Regent Of Rotorua Hotel Rotorua
Regent Rotorua
Rotorua Regent
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Rotorua
#4 Family Hotel in Rotorua
#4 Romantic Hotel in Rotorua
#5 Spa Hotel in Rotorua
#6 Luxury Hotel in Rotorua
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“Several rooms open into the car park, try to avoid these.”
 of 5 bubbles FandDD, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room 17 is near the outdoor swimming pool and the room is handicap accessible.”
 of 5 bubbles GregB172, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Go ahead and splurge on a two room suite! Truly a great value!”
 of 5 bubbles grassykey, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“get rooms facing the front side if possible, though street is 10m away they're still not noisy”
 of 5 bubbles Arun100, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room 9 is a superior room. No idea what the others are like.”
 of 5 bubbles 188lizm, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
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