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Lakefront Resort Rotorua

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Reviewed 29 December 2014 via mobile

The water front location out if town is serene. I enjoyed being away from the bustle and especially the smell of the sulphur fumes. The manager was friendly and helpful. The only negative comment I can make is that the room smelled of old cigarette smoke which was a bit unpleasant every time we walked in the door.

Thank Tim O
Reviewed 19 December 2014

My family and I went to jack and di's on our holiday. Ian was there, gave us helpful informations and instructions all the time we were staying. Lovely lake side view, no smell like in the city. Would recommended to other and definitely coming back!! :) Sam

1Thank somi491
Reviewed 18 December 2014

We got a great deal on this motel. Yes, it's not in the heart of Rororua, but that's exactly where the charm lies...it's close enough but away from the crowds. It is right by the Waiteti lake and even offers free kayaking-which, given the location is irresistible, wifi, spa, trampoline, you can BBQ in the backyard and eat on a...

1Thank beenaroundeworld
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 December 2014

First time visit to this side of Rotorua,(Ngongotaha) and it was beautiful. The resort location is on seaside and the view was beautiful. My family enjoyed it. Beautiful surroundings with heaps of room in the yard for kids to play, and a BBQ free to use and Kayaks for water entertaining. The management and service was excellent and most welcoming....

Thank Veronica S
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 November 2014

You get heaps more than what you pay for at Jack & Di's. We got given a 2 bedroom motel to accommodate 4 adults. Rooms are spacious and clean. Comfy beds. Great cooking facilities if you want to cook. Lots of freebies including wifi, TV, 24 hours spa, kayak, trampoline, swing, BBQ facilities, car parking in front of your room....

Thank teepee20142014
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 November 2014

I was pleasantly surprised with our stay at J&D on 29th October, I had come wth my wife, infant baby and my mum in law. Rooms are big, lake is just across the road. There are many other facilities both for kids and adults such as spa, fishing, trampoline, kayaks, laundry, garden and free parking. As promised we will come...

Thank Swappybhate
Cambridge, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 October 2014

Great service, really helpful gentleman. Nice clean and tidy room and beds. Really good shower and the views are top notch. Quiet location with no traffic. Excellent. We will be back for sure. Sheree Mansell

1Thank Sheree M
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 October 2014

It was such a pleasure staying at Jack and Di's Motel, a home away from home. Ian and his staff were very welcoming and went the extra mile for us on our mini family holiday. Lots of space for the kids to burn off energy! Clean and Tidy unit with lovely lake views, would love to come back in summer...

Thank Kylieandgreg
Rotorua District, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 October 2014

Well Ian at Jack & Di's was such a joy to deal with. Right from the moment he met us he welcomed us into the property and gave us all the information we were looking for. On top of that he is just a damn lovely man. We will certainly be recommending people visit Ian and stay at this place....

Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 October 2014

We had a lovely stay, our kids loved the garden! Clean comfortable unit. Ian and his staff are so welcoming, friendly and full of local knowledge and handy tips. Close to all Rotorua attractions, but far enough away to enjoy superb lake view, bird song and fresh air after returning from a busy tourist day, the kids played in the...

Thank akdebs2014

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Additional Information about Lakefront Resort Rotorua

Address: 5-7 Arnold Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand (Formerly Jack & Di's Waiteti Lakefront Motel)
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range: $115 - $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Lakefront Resort Rotorua 3.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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#24 Family Hotel in Rotorua
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“Room 4 is the best for the lake view.”
 of 5 bubbles , 4 Jun 2016 | Read review
“They are all about the same.”
 of 5 bubbles christiaan2001, 8 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Not much here, because they are all good....”
 of 5 bubbles beenaroundeworld, 17 Dec 2014 | Read review
“We stayed in the Villa, and that was a good choice for family and friends”
 of 5 bubbles veronicas202, 1 Dec 2014 | Read review
“We stayed in room no 4 which is 2 bedroom”
 of 5 bubbles Swappybhate, 4 Nov 2014 | Read review
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