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VR Rotorua Lake Resort

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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“rotorua lake”(6 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Restaurant
Free Airport Transportation
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I stayed in the spa suite overlooking the lake, and while the suite was spacious and the view was wonderful (on three sides of my room!) the room was definitely worn in a number of places, and the heater in the living room wasn’t sufficient...More

Thank McCune_Family
Response from vivek s, General Manager at VR Rotorua Lake ResortResponded 2 days ago

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for your feedback. I appreciate your kind comments about our staff. I am sorry that we did not meet your expectations throughout your stay. I would be happy to discuss your stay personally with you, and can be reached at...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

I booked a group of employees here for a 2 day work shop. The service provided by staff was fantastic and they definitely went above and beyond to look after the group and ensure they had everything they required. Hotel rooms were lovely with gorgeous...More

Thank Ashleigh_T27
Response from vivek s, General Manager at VR Rotorua Lake ResortResponded 2 days ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We are very glad to hear that you had a very positive experience! We pride ourselves on our friendly and efficient staff, so it is wonderful to hear that they assisted in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for a holiday, location is very close to Rotorua, a lot of family activities around the area, the resort amenities are very good. The location is perfect for a family to enjoy water activities with the lake next to the Resort, there are...More

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Response from vivek s, General Manager at VR Rotorua Lake ResortResponded 2 days ago

Dear Valued Guest, I am so pleased you enjoyed your short stopover with us as we enjoyed looking after you. Thank you for your review of our property and your positive comments . Take care and I hope to welcome you back in the near...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Did a 2 night stay in this spectacular resort. Our room have a lovely view of the lake. The breakfast buffet fills you up. I loved the danish in particular. The bed is very comfortable. We felt relaxed and slept very well. I will definitely...More

Thank kuraykai
Response from vivek s, General Manager at VR Rotorua Lake ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest, We are very glad that you discovered us on Trip Advisor and enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Regards, Vivek

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great hotel to stay at. The staff is very helpful and kind. The breakfast buffet was such a great treat. Rooms where amazing and so was the view of the lake. I hope to stay here again if I get the chance to visit.

Thank 76Chano
Response from vivek s, General Manager at VR Rotorua Lake ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest, It is great to hear that you had a first class stay with us . Thank you for taking the time to review our Resort. We hope you will come back and visit us soon! Regards, Vivek

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Pool
Tennis Court
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
US$68 - US$288 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Rotorua
#11 Spa Hotel in Rotorua
#14 Family Hotel in Rotorua
#16 Luxury Hotel in Rotorua
#23 Romantic Hotel in Rotorua
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Details
Price range
US$68 - US$288 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Rotorua
#11 Spa Hotel in Rotorua
#14 Family Hotel in Rotorua
#16 Luxury Hotel in Rotorua
#23 Romantic Hotel in Rotorua
Room types
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Traveller (153)
Room & Suite (52)
Dining (7)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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linglingspace
12 July 2017|
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Response from CJO193 | Reviewed this property |
15 min by car
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Kathy L
17 March 2017|
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Response from Sea_Scaper16 | Reviewed this property |
I saw kids there playing by the lake, so I assume it to be suitable for families with kids. 😊
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CodyWhite
27 September 2014|
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Response from vivek s | Property representative |
Not closed. We have changed the brand name from amora lake resort to VR Rotorua lake resort
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Room Tips
"Check for rooms in the ground have access to the lake view."
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"I thought the views from the second floor were better :)"
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"Lake view is so calming but most seem to enjoy this view"
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"If you come from a country that uses 110/120V outlets, be sure to buy a portable power converter with the..."
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