Kia ora, welcome to fabulous Rotovegas! Whether you’re after a dirty weekend or a family holiday, we’ve got you sorted with our range of motels in Rotorua that don’t stink! No need to break the bank, we’ve got a spread of options from budget-friendly motels to some that are as flash as hotels. And, best of all plenty of them have hot tubs in the room!
The Best Motels in Rotorua
Silver Fern Rotorua
Silver Fern Rotorua is a great place for a relaxing stay for couples or families. The accommodation is five star and the service is friendly and attentive. Each room has a spa bath and kitchenette with a coffee machine! The rooms are spacious, comfortable and clean.
The location is handy to both shops and attractions, and there is free bicycle hire for exploring. Rotorua Golf club is only a kilometre away, and there is a hot tub and day spa on site, so plenty of options to keep the family entertained. This motel is excellent value and has great reviews.
The Heart of Rotorua
If you’re a larger family or bigger group, or are planning a long stay in Rotorua these apartments would be the perfect base to explore from. Choose the three bedroom, double storey option for a full kitchen and lounge and two bathrooms. It hold up to 8 people. They are close to the supermarket so easy to grab supplies and cater for yourself.
The complex is fairly central if you have a car. It is a couple of minutes drive to the city centre eateries and lake front. It is private, quiet and has secure parking. Laundry facilities are available.
Executive on Fenton
Executive On Fenton offers spacious, modern accommodations with free WiFi, and either a 2-person spa bath or private courtyard with spa pool. It includes a kitchenette and flat-screen TV with Sky Sports. The property is within walking distance of shops and a few minutes drive from Lake Rotorua. Dine at the nearby restaurant serving local and international food or walk 5 minutes to the supermarket.
Capri on Fenton
Capri on Fenton offers spacious rooms with free WiFi and a private 2-person spa pool. Room options vary from cosy studios to 2-bedroom units that can accommodate families of 6. The motor inn is located a 3-minute drive from both the Polynesian Spa and Rotorua city center, and provides free parking and free bike storage and wash-down area on site. The rooms are equipped with satellite TV, thermal heating, a microwave and tea/coffee making facilities, while some apartments offer full kitchen facilities and a private courtyard. The motel also has access to BBQ facilities and a guest laundry, and the tour desk can arrange local activities.
Aura Accommodation is a centrally located motel in Rotorua, just 3 minutes’ walk from the lakefront and 4 minutes’ walk from Eat Streat. The fully equipped units feature stove tops, microwaves, and unlimited free WiFi, as well as a Smart TV with Netflix. Guests can enjoy the large outdoor geothermal heated pool or fire up the BBQ on a beautiful Rotorua evening. The property also features a laundry, tea/coffee maker in all rooms, and free parking. Deluxe studios come with the added luxury of a private hot tub. This is a great location.
Arista of Rotorua
Arista of Rotorua is a highly rated motel located just a 5-minute drive from central Rotorua. The property offers a range of spacious studios with a kitchenette, private hot tub, and in-room air conditioning. Guests can take advantage of the property’s numerous amenities including a tour desk, BBQ area, guest laundry, and free parking for one car per accommodation. With a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for 2012 and 2013, as well as a 2015 TripAdvisor Travelers Choice Award for Top New Zealand Hotel for Families, Arista of Rotorua is the perfect choice for a comfortable and relaxing stay.
Rotorua International Motor Inn
Rotorua International Motor Inn is a comfortable and well-equipped 4-star motel located in Rotorua, between Fairy Springs and the CBD. It offers a variety of room options, including superior studio, deluxe studio, superior apartment, one bedroom with a spa pool, standard two-bedroom apartment, two-bedroom apartment with a spa pool, interconnecting apartments with two spa pools, and interconnecting standard apartments. Each room is air-conditioned and some rooms also have a kitchen and a hot tub.
Relax by the outdoor heated pool, get fit in the gym, dine in the restaurant, or enjoy a peaceful moment in the garden. There’s even a sauna and room service available for your convenience. The property also offers free private parking and free WiFi, making it ideal for families and couples. With family room options that can accommodate up to 10 guests, Rotorua International Motor Inn is the perfect place for a comfortable and enjoyable stay in Rotorua.
Sport Of Kings Motel
Sport of Kings Motel is a relaxing retreat in Rotorua, just 10 minutes’ walk from Te Puia Thermal Reserve. The motel boasts free Wi-Fi, an outdoor thermal pool, and rooms with private spa pools. You’ll also enjoy free parking, with 1 space per room, as well as BBQ facilities in the landscaped gardens.
The motel is conveniently located just 5 minutes’ drive from central Rotorua and Polynesian Spa, and a 5-minute ride to world-famous mountain biking trails. All rooms have kitchens or kitchenettes, private en suite bathrooms, and individually controlled heating, and of course a flat-screen TV with satellite channels.
Guests can also take advantage of a guest laundry, bike wash area, and storage. The motel has been highly rated by recent guests, with couples particularly enjoying the location, comfortable beds and private hot tubs.
Thermal Oak Motel
Thermal Oak Motel is a modern retreat in Rotorua, offering a variety of accommodation options including studios, one and two-bedroom suites, and a three-bedroom apartment. Each unit is equipped with a flat-screen TV, air conditioning, full kitchenette, free unlimited WiFi, and free on-site parking. The motel is just a 10-minute walk from the city center, where guests can enjoy all that Rotorua has to offer. Couples particularly love the location, which has been highly rated by recent guests.
No, not all motels offer private hot tubs in your room, but it is way more common in Rotorua than elsewhere in New Zealand due to the abundant free hot water. Be sure to book a room that has a hot tub as many motels only offer jacuzzis in premium rooms.