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Midway Motel

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Was that awesome and cheap worth our money for 3 days and 2 night be coming back on my birthday . I love how clean and tidy they are, especially the spa it takes it all out and makes me want to go back more because it's privacy no extra cost. Very warm and comfortable the beds. Staff treat you...

Thank PikiaoVal R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in a family unit. The staff came in each day and made the beds, replaced the towels and even cleared the drainer of clean pots that we had left to air dry. The kids enjoyed the private plunge pool. It was a little dark for our liking downstairs despite sunny days when we were there. The door to...

Thank PamelaCi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What we paid and what we got are worlds apart. Although all amenities are available they are old and in semi working condition. Kitchen appliances noisy (microwave and fridge). Lights not working. Bathrooms in dire need of a paint. Rust and worn carpets. Free wireless available but signal so poor you switch over anyway. Very noisy - able to hear...

Thank 790nikkis
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We only stayed here as we had a booking across the road at Rydges that ended up being incorrect & we could only stay one night of our reunion that was being held there.We wanted somewhere handy which this place was. Bathrooms outdated & very hard to get around in with that big spa pool in the middle of the...

Thank 389jor
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 March 2017

As a group of three adults, we spent three nights at the Midway, primarily to attend a wedding reception across the road at the Rydges. Familiar with this modest motel from family visits years ago, we chose a Premium Family Apartment (No. 11) knowing this would be quiet and roomy. Was glad to see that the Midway continues to stand...

Thank mykazes
Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We spontaneously decided to head away to Rotorua for the night being my 2 daughter's my partner & myself. Luckily managed to book ourselves a room at the last minute at Midway Motel Rotorua. What a fantastic location for a start being close proximity of the local eateries & supermarkets. Secondly very clean up kept motel. We loved the 2...

Thank Christina C
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed only a night as it was a last minute stay but for $200 for 4 adults and and infant, no one could say no to that price especially. Was even more surprised to find we had 1 queen bed, 1 double bed and 2 single beds aswell as them offering us a cot for our baby and I couldn't...

Thank KitanaRW
Reviewed 8 January 2017

This is a older property or at least it feels like it. All functional. We were is a premium "apartment" which is code for two floors of a motel. Spa bath area was also the bathroom and did not flow very well. All the appliances worked. No TV upstairs which is odd as that would be where the kids would...

Thank Peter T
Vernon, Canada
Reviewed 10 November 2016

When I arrived in Rotorua, it was difficult to choose a place to stay, however, this one spoke out to me and I was not disappointed, The lady who owned the motel, was very pleasant and showed me a great room with spa in my room, what luxury!! The room was clean, tidy, and very quiet. She also recommended I...

Thank lamb314
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Our stay was less than welcoming. We checked in at 3:35pm which is well inside tolerable timings. Upon checkin we were charged a surcharge for being international visitors though our payment method was a global wallet with new zealand currency loaded on it. After checkin we checked our emails and realized that right on 2pm our booking had been cancelled...

Thank Kye F

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Midway Motel is situated in central Rotorua opposite Rydges Hotel Rotorua on Fenton Street Rotorua, Central North Island New Zealand within easy drive of many of New Zealand Tourist attractions. Midway motel is in walking distance of shops, the markets, restaurants and cafes, the Conference Centre and Lake Rotorua, making our location ideal for those who want to enjoy city conveniences without cars. Midway Motel is the perfect accommodation choice for couples weekends, family vacations and holidays, Rotorua Conferences, large groups and Sports teams. We have plenty of parking for trailers, second car or large vehicles and boats. Midway Motel units and Apartments are large and spacious with our Apartments on 2 levels - ideal for families or groups where some members want to stay up later than others. Every Apartment and unit has a Hot pool, Sky TV and free Wifi Internet. Explore Rotorua's scenic beauty spots, a geothermal wonderland with the Rotorua Geysers and Hot pools. Experience Rotorua's and New Zealand's unique Maori cultural heritage and many fun family and sports activities in and around Rotorua. All of this is made easy at Midway Motel. Our friendly and helpful staff are more than willing to provide information about the many tourist attractions located in close proximity to Midway Motel. Visitors vouchers and bookings are available at reception any time. So just ask away. We look forward to having you stay with us. See you when you get here. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Midway Motel

Address: 293 Fenton Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range: $90 - $190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Midway Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
Rotorua Best Western
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Corner unit No 11 suits us.”
mykazes, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room was next to the street but did not hear the traffic.”
R298YWpetert, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If your looking for lots to channels look on but if you want comfort then this is for you”
918jennyk, 26 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Check the fittings work in the unit you rent.”
156philt, 9 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Renovated room probably more appealing. We had a room at the back so no street noise.”
124family, 9 Jan 2016 | Read review
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