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    Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort

    77 Robinson Avenue | Holdens Bay, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Quality does not come cheap. I received what i paid for. Binod came with an umbrella to receive us at the car park when the weather was terrible. The weather was not perfect but we enjoyed every minutes of our stay here. The rooms were...More

    Thank avilla s
    Response from WaiOra_Manager, Manager at Wai Ora Lakeside Spa ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Avilla S, Thank you for such an amazing review. Our team prides its service and facilities. It is very delighting to hear regarding your overall WaiOra Experience. We look forward to your next visit. I hope you have enough time to spend time and...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The staff at Wai Ora were very accommodating, we had a very late arrival and were sent an email prior to stay to advise that there would be someone there to great us. The resort is nicely situated away from all other hotels/motels in Rotorua...More

    Thank Shakaka
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We had a lovely time at Wai Ora. The staff were all absolutely amazing. The food was really yummy and the chef catered for my 'no gluten no dairy' diet brilliantly. The mineral pool had just broken but they gave us vouchers for the mineral...More

    Thank annes359
    Reviewed 20 August 2017

    A two and half hour drive from Auckland, 10 minutes outside of Rotorua town centre. My partner and I enjoyed a winter break by the shores of Lake Rotorua. The rooms are small but the bed was very comfortable, clean, bathroom a good size. The...More

    Thank visit453
    Response from WaiOra_Manager, Manager at Wai Ora Lakeside Spa ResortResponded 5 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, thank you for taking the time to review our property. I am glad to hear regarding your overall WaiOra experience. It is very pleasing to hear that you enjoyed your stay, our service, and amenities. I would like to sincerely apologise on the...More

    Reviewed 13 August 2017

    Rooms are compact, only way to view TV was by sitting on a small couch in the corner. The hot pools and amenities were fine. Picturesque setting and decent restaurant, although the menu was priced at the higher end.More

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    Thank John E
    Response from WaiOra_Manager, Manager at Wai Ora Lakeside Spa ResortResponded 16 August 2017

    Dear John E, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with a feedback. I am happy to see that you enjoyed our facilities, location and also your visit to the restaurant! Rest assured that we will most definitely look into all your concerns...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$123 - US$357 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Top resorts Hotel in Rotorua
    • #7 Business Hotel in Rotorua
    • #11 Spa Hotel in Rotorua
    • #23 Luxury Hotel in Rotorua
    • #30 Romantic Hotel in Rotorua
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • Location
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    • Rotorua District >
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    • Wai Ora Lakeside Resort
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    Megan231
    29 May 2016|
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    Response from WaiOra_Manager | Property representative |
    Hi Megan, Thank you for your inquiry. On Sunday- 5.06.16, we have only one availability at the moment at 9am in the morning for either 1 hour miri miri massage ($135) or 1/2 hour miri miri massage ($85). However, our all... More
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    GaryT4418
    19 February 2015|
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    Response from Renee B | Reviewed this property |
    I don't know about the fishing. You can contact the resort. Yes, I was on an OAT trip. Fantastic!
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    Jeanette M
    2 February 2015|
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    Response from Anne S | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. Also, washers and dryers are available at the resort. I think there is even no charge to use them!
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    "rooms closer to the lake, tend to come with less distraction"
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    "All the rooms face the lake, higher room numbers are closer to the lake and therefore a slight better view..."
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    "End unit feels more private, but you can still kind of hear upstairs or next door."
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