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Novotel Rotorua Lakeside

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Novotel Rotorua Lakeside


 
 
 
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Overview



Novotel Rotorua Lakeside is a 4.5 star property located on the picturesque shores of Lake Rotorua and set in park surroundings.

The Hotel features 199 elegantly appointed fully air-conditioned guest rooms with contemporary decor, 7 fully air-conditioned conference rooms, a business centre, an indoor heated pool, In Balance Spa, Atlas Cafe & Restaurant, Clarke's Bar, and a Maori Cultural Centre; Matariki with nightly performances.

The hotel is only minutes from the city centre, cafés, restaurants, Rotorua Convention Centre, Energy Events Centre, and major tourist attractions including water activities on the lake, a golf course, museum, and thermal reserves. At the end of a busy day relax in the comfort of your accommodation room or enjoy a refreshing drink in Clarke's Bar.

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Review date:   June 29, 2018 11:22AM
 
Review:   Very nice place to stay. The breakfast spread was very nice. The chef would make fresh pancakes and also eggs to order. They also had a couple of Indian dishes. They had their own spa which is free for in-house guests. The hotel is very close to the walking street which hosts the food street every Thursday which should never be missed
 
Author:   Mahesh yapamakula
 
Rating (out of 3 stars):  

Review date:   July 9, 2018 9:38PM
 
Review:   Had a wonderful stay here. It is an affordable hotel with all the basic amenities in the room. The room is of a standard size and is clean. Facilities in the hotel include free gym (with a good number of machines), and indoor pool area which had geothermal pools, spa and sauna. The private pools require bookings which were fully booked when I was there. A buffet breakfast is also available. Overall, the place is good for families and of a mid range price.
 
Author:   Isabelle Tran
 
Rating (out of 3 stars):  

Review date:   May 20, 2018 8:36AM
 
Review:   We had a corner king room with a lake view that certainly delivered on the view. The room itself is fine, with a bed that claims to be a king but feels just a little smaller than that. The bathroom is serviceable but don't expect anything too luxurious. The TV is large and the couch is comfortable and well-placed in the space. Ultimately this hotel is overpriced, but is a good mid-range hotel in this town. I've stayed in other nearby properties and this one is better than their competition at this level.
 
Author:   M S
 
Rating (out of 3 stars):  

Review date:   August 14, 2018 1:05AM
 
Review:   Situated close to Lake Rotorua and Eat Streat restaurant complex. Clean and spacious. Friendly staff. Ask for a lake view. It may cost a little more but well worth it.
 
Author:   Eleanor Mansell
 
Rating (out of 3 stars):  

Review date:   June 11, 2018 7:11PM
 
Review:   Great hotel in a great position. Would have rated it 5 stars if it hadn't turned its restaurant into buffet only. It didn't cope with a full house when we were there. Food ran out. Chaos. Decided not to eat there for evening meal. Breakfast wasn't easy either. I don't like queuing for food. Don't like seeing kids wiping their noses then touching the food. Sorry to be so critical of a...what used to be a great place to eat... when we stay at that hotel.
 
Author:   Elizabeth Summerville
 
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