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Best Rotorua hotels

Most recommended Rotorua hotels

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Geneva Motor Lodge - Rotorua - Bedroom
Free Wi-Fi
Copthorne Hotel Rotorua - Rotorua - Outdoor view
$162+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Jet Park Hotel Rotorua
8.1 Very Good
$241+
$241+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Regent of Rotorua
8.3 Very Good
$261+
$261+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Spa
On The Point - Lake Rotorua
9.3 Wonderful
$920+
$920+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
$193+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Spa
Prince's Gate Hotel
7.7 Good
$205+
$205+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Spa
Rydges Rotorua
8 Very Good
$226+
$226+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Ace Motor Lodge
6.6 Okay
$135+
$135+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly

Rotorua hotels near Kuirau Park

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Ibis Rotorua - Rotorua - Bedroom
Ibis Rotorua
7.3 Good
$150+
$150+
Parking
Novotel Rotorua Lakeside - Rotorua - Dining room
$231+
Pool
Spa

Top Rotorua hotels with parking

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Palm Court Motor Inn - Rotorua
$207+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Black Swan Lakeside Boutique Hotel - Rotorua - Bedroom
$705+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi

How much is a Rotorua hotel?

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Good to know

Low season

May

High season

April

Average price (weeknight)

$204

Average price (weekend night)

$266
Cheapest month to stay with an average 19% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 32% rise in price.
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Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a hotel in Rotorua

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Top tips for finding Rotorua hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Rotorua, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Rotorua in May and August.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Rotorua if you stay on a Monday. The opposite is true for, Friday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 62 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Rotorua accommodation.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Rotorua found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $101, while the most expensive was $336.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Rotorua for 1 day.
  • For those who want easy access in and out of Rotorua, choose a hotel near Rotorua train station. The Lake Rotorua Hotel is conveniently located directly next door.
  • If you would like to pamper yourself during your vacation, pick a hotel next to Kuirau Park, an area that contains geothermal footbaths, a scenic lake and several hot springs. The Backyard Inn is an affordable yet charming choice that is a 2min walk from the park, while the Novotel Rotorua Lakeside is a chic 4-star option that is a 7min walk away.
  • To learn more about the region’s culture and visit a few attractions during your stay, opt for lodging in the northeast region of the city such as the Prince's Gate Hotel. This will put you just a short walk away from the Rotorua Museum and Sulphur Point.
  • Hoping to play a round of golf during your travels? Select a hotel near the Springfield Golf Club, an 18-hole course that is open to non-members and contains amenities like a restaurant, driving range and putting area. The Golf Edge is a stylish choice that is less than a 5min drive away.
  • If you want to experience some of the city’s nightlife, book a hotel in the city centre like the Astray Motel & Backpackers. When staying in this area you’ll be just a short walk from bars like the Lava Bar & Grill and the Pig & Whistle Historic Pub.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Rotorua

  • Where should those travelling on a budget choose to stay?

    To travel as affordably as possible, you’ll want to stay in a hotel in the interior of the city rather than near the coast, as this area is generally more budget-friendly. The Rotorua Thermal Holiday Park is a particularly affordable option that is good for families and still less than a 10min drive from the city centre.

  • Where should I stay if I would like to be in a scenic area?

    For travellers who want to be in a particularly beautiful area, choose to stay in a hotel located along Te Ruapeka Bay, an area that has become known for its scenic sunsets. The ibis Rotorua is a comfortable option that will provide you with direct views of the waterfront and free bicycle rentals.

  • Which is the best area to be in if I would like to be just a short drive from the airport?

    To be as close as possible to Rotorua Regional Airport (ROT), you’ll find that it’s best to stay in a hotel on the eastern side of Te Ruapeka Bay. Dream House is both charming and practical and will place you just a 4min drive from the airport.

  • Which is the best area for business travellers to stay in?

    If you’ll be travelling for work, look for hotels in Rotorua that are in the neighbourhood of Fenton Park, as this is where most of the city’s conference and event centres are placed. The Sport of Kings Motel is a casual option, while the Distinction Hotel Rotorua has ample parking.

  • How much does a hotel cost in Rotorua?

    The average price of a double room in Rotorua is $323 per night. In the last 3 days, KAYAK found great deals as cheap as $31 per night.

  • How much is a hotel in Rotorua for this weekend?

    Looking to spend the weekend in Rotorua? Here are the best deals found by KAYAK users within the last 72 hours: 3-star hotels from $42 and 4-star hotels from $37. The cheapest deal overall was for $77 per night.

  • How do I find a hotel in central Rotorua?

    After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central Rotorua districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Rotorua city centre

  • How can I find hotels near me?

    Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

  • Are there Rotorua hotels with free parking?

    There are many hotels in Rotorua that offer both parking and free parking. Popular choices among KAYAK users include Ibis Rotorua, Copthorne Hotel Rotorua and Jet Park Hotel Rotorua.

Where to stay in Rotorua?

Our map will help you find the perfect place to stay in Rotorua by showing you the exact location of each hotel.