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RotoVegas Motel of Rotorua

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

The motel was conveniently located near Rotorua city centre. Just 10 minutes by walk! And a huge Countdown supermarket was located directly opposite the motel; making it more convenient to purchase things to be cooked in the kitchen of the motel. The motel also prepared some coffee/tea sachets in the kitchen & salt & pepper was prepared too! and I... More 

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Thank Syaz N
RotoVegasMotel, Manager at RotoVegas Motel of Rotorua, responded to this review

Kia Ora 'Excellent Guest', What more can you say, I think we might have to offer you a marketing job here at RotoVegas! Seriously it is so nice to hear such a lovely review. The team pride themselves on really 'loving what they do' - all of the the team here will go that extra mile to ensure your stay... More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016

We had a twin room unit for three of us. The beds were wonderful, we were provided with several fans which were adequate for the heatwave at end of January. Very friendly staff and basically everything we needed for two night stay. It was noisy but we were on the ground floor at the front of the premises so that... More 

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Thank glennis_ross
RotoVegasMotel, Manager at RotoVegas Motel of Rotorua, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our Motel. I am glad you had a great stay with us and enjoyed our facilities and our central location (which is so important with so many great walks we have here on offer in the CBD area). We hope to see you again soon. Regards the Team at RotoVegas More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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16 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016

A change of circumstances meant cancelling our original accommodation and booked Rotovegas at the last minute. Right from the greeting at reception to the friendly check out , it was a great experience. fantastic location, walking distance to lakefront and shops and wasn't noisy at all at night. The rooms were big, clean and tidy and the beds were some... More 

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Thank mitchfamli
RotoVegasMotel, Manager at RotoVegas Motel of Rotorua, responded to this review

Thank you for making the time to write this lovely review, we can't wait too host you and your family here again sometime soon. Cheers from the RotoVegas Motel Team More 

Cardiff, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Stayed at this motel for one night in January 2016 on our way to Wellington. It was well furnished although the beds were very soft! It was well situated close to all the amenities you need, a 10-15 minute walk to lively bars and restaurants and directly opposite was a bottle store and supermarket . Staff were friendly and very... More 

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Thank Philippa38
RotoVegasMotel, Manager at RotoVegas Motel of Rotorua, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review RotoVegas Motel. Glad to see you enjoyed our great location to town and the shops across the road. Regards the Team @ RotoVegas Motel More 

Bendigo, Australia
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 8 February 2016

We arrived mid evening and were greeted by Paul. He was helpful and continued being so our entire stay as were all the staff. Details of activities, places to eat and information for our MTB experience in Rotorua were all heartily given. The facilities at Rotovegas Motel were great. After coming back from the trails at night we would slip... More 

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Thank GlennR66
RotoVegasMotel, Manager at RotoVegas Motel of Rotorua, responded to this review

Kia Ora Glenn, Thanks for the wonderful review of our facilities/service and location to Rotorua. Phil loves mountain biking himself, he is a great person to chat with regarding which trails to try and in my case which ones not too! We will welcome any of your friends or family wishes to visit Rotorua. Regards The Team @ RotoVegas Motel More 

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Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

Awesome customer service! Great place to stay, clean and tidy. Would highly recommend to friends and whānau as its very close to the city centre and supermarkets. The price was reasonable for just one person and even the whānau rates are good.

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Auckland
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 January 2016

This is by far one of the best motels in Rotorua that we've stayed! Arrived to a very friendly manager, Phil who kindly offered his help with navigating around town if we haven't been. The room was very clean and tidy. Nice facilities too. Best feature was a private spa pool in the room. Glass windows and doors were triple... More 

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Thank IvanMaiden
RotoVegasMotel, Manager at RotoVegas Motel of Rotorua, responded to this review

Wow - what lovely guests we keep getting at RotoVegas Motel. Glad to read your review and thank you for taking the time to share your experience at RotoVegas Motel. Regards the Team at RotoVegas Motel More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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125 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2016

What a nice surprise!! A motel that's well maintained, cared for and has every thing you need. The unit was modern, a great and comfy Bed (usually they are old and well used) , an out of this world spa pool in the unit. a TV that you could actually see the channels, plenty of cutlery and so forth. There's... More 

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Thank Ustwoguys
RotoVegasMotel, Owner at RotoVegas Motel of Rotorua, responded to this review

It is so wonderful to see such great comments for Carey and Phil. Finally they are having a week off, after a really busy/fun summer. They both work extremely hard to ensure everyone enjoys their stay here and in Rotorua. Thanks again for the feedback. Regards Natalee @ RotoVegas Motel More 

Brisbane, Australia
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79 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2016

Meet at the front desk by a young lady who quickly checked us in and gave a informative talk on the area ,what to see etc, full marks to her (sorry don't remember her name ) Rooms are large clean with possibly the best bed we have slept in The spa was huge but due to some regulations used reheated... More 

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RotoVegasMotel, Manager at RotoVegas Motel of Rotorua, responded to this review

Hi John S Thanks for taking the time to do a review and glad you liked our retro rooms we are just trying to be a little different from the hundreds of standard ones here in Rotorua. Glad you liked our huge spa in the room and hopefully you had the opportunity to use the outdoor heated pool which is... More 

Woodroffe
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8 reviews
Reviewed 28 January 2016

This place was so cool. The friendly staff and clean rooms really impressed us. Short walk into the centre of town, everything was close. Even as we were checking out we were still getting great travel advice. Loved it.

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RotoVegasMotel, Manager at RotoVegas Motel of Rotorua, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review. Regards RotoVegas Motel More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
RotoVegas Motel of Rotorua is centrally located on Fenton Street within walking distance to Restaurants, Shops and Tourist Attractions. RotoVegas Motel of Rotorua has a heated swimming pool, private spa pool units, sauna and ample off-street parking for campervans and large vehicles. Our affordable quality accommodation suits most budgets as there is a range of 1-bedroom and 2-bedroom units that can sleep 4-6 persons to smaller Studio units that sleep 2-3 persons (majority with Private Spas). ... more   less 

Additional Information about RotoVegas Motel of Rotorua

Address: 249 Fenton Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand (Formerly Heywoods Motel)
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range: $126 - $287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — RotoVegas Motel of Rotorua 4*
Number of rooms: 22
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#6 Family Hotel in Rotorua
#9 Luxury Hotel in Rotorua
#13 Romantic Hotel in Rotorua
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“All rooms are good. Two storey building.”
 of 5 bubbles WAP1956, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms away from Fenton St will be quieter”
 of 5 bubbles purrsil, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Large studio with spa is the better choice”
 of 5 bubbles 373anshumana, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“request a downstairs room if you don't like stairs also a room near the rear away from the street”
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  • kitchenette in upstairs studio room
  • upstairs studio room
 of 5 bubbles Bigruss57, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Probably an upper floor room”
 of 5 bubbles 148cate, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
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