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Birchwood Spa Motel

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 17 May 2013

With a family of 6 it can often be hard to find quality accommodation that will fit our size. This motel had not only the space, but also a modern self-contained kitchen and private courtyard spa. The hosts were wonderful, the rooms immaculately clean and the gardens beautifully cared for. However, like many of the places we stayed, the toilet...

1Thank Chris A
Reviewed 24 February 2013

This motel is about 2km out of central Rotorua but handy for some of the attractions. The owners are very helpful, it is immaculately clean, tidy and well fitted out. Excellent wifi, (not something that seems common in NZ).

1Thank roderrs
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 14 February 2013

Booked in for mountain bike trip, close to trails ( best mtb trails in the southern hemisphere) Friendly helpful staff, rooms clean Our unit had a garage for safe storage of bikes . Spa good way to relax after a day of riding Had trouble with free WiFi signal strength from back apartments.

2Thank glenn caroline M
JessnMike W, Owner at Birchwood Spa Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for your kindness. We appreciate your feedback and hope to see you next time.

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 12 February 2013

Booked via expedia.co.nz.Literally 10mins before check in, smoothest check in ever, even better stay. Absolutely highly recommended accommodation, gorgeous couple. Excellent service and beautiful stay. Thank you very much. Expats of 9years, make us miss home so much more......

2Thank Roi-Y777
Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 11 February 2013

Tried to book online through booking website, then through their own website, both unsuccessful. Made a booking by phone, subsequently they advised they had double-booked and they arranged alternative accommodation which turned out to be of a reduced standard. Spoiled a long awaited week-end away.

1Thank Schemers2
JessnMike W, Owner at Birchwood Spa Motel, responded to this review

Sorry about that. The booking channel sometimes makes mistake when it is busy. We always do our best to make every guest satisfied. We will discuss this with the booking channel to avoid this kind of things. Thank you.

Reviewed 18 January 2013

We spent 3 nights at Birchwood Spa Motel last week and were very pleased with our choice. The motel is on a busy through road but we were unaware of traffic noise. Each unit has a private spa at the back - very relaxing! The hosts were very pleasant to deal with at all times. As we wanted to walk...

1Thank VirgoHamilton
Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 8 January 2013

clean rooms unlimited wireless won it for me. the promise of a spa room didnt affect my decision to book (the whole rotorua spa obsession is amusing) the owners are lovely and nice homely little touches are appreciated having a toaster and microwave a godsend (food in town is expensive,bland and uninspiring)

Thank billycoops
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 24 November 2012

The motel was super close to all the parks we wanted to visit. The rooms themselves looked a bit old but otherwise spacious and clean. What stood out was the friendliness and service of the staff. The motel had a huge collection of DVDs, so we took advantage of that and also provided unlimited free Wi-Fi (other places advertise free...

Thank HumptyDumptyJ0urney
Islamabad, Pakistan
Reviewed 5 November 2012

Lovely deep spa, firm bed, free wifi and our room had free breakfast. While other reviewers have noted that this place is located on the main road, 90% of motels in Rotorua are so you will get traffic noise everywhere. For us it was not so noticeable. There is also an on-site guest laundry. Great place to stay and the...

Thank Oren F
Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand
Reviewed 25 September 2012

Booked 2 of the townhouses for our netball team. Booking via email was fast and friendly. Houses were very clean and tidy. Each house also has an internal garage which came in handy. The grounds were kept nice and tidy. Hosts were friendly and left us to it. Only downfall was the spa - separate spa cabin is to be...

Thank Travel_lovin_Kiwi

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy a warm welcome at the Birchwood Spa Motel. Studio, one and two bedroom spa units, townhouses with own garaging, close to thermal attractions, 2.5kms from town centre. Studios offer tea/toast making facilities, other units have well equipped kitchens. Qualmark Four Star rating. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Birchwood Spa Motel

Address: 6 Sala Street | Po Box 6107, Rotorua, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range: £58 - £84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Birchwood Spa Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 17
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Also Known As:
Birchwood Hotel Rotorua
Hotel Style:
#43 Luxury Hotel in Rotorua
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Get a 2 bedroom townhouse with a garage, ideal for families or sporty friends”
, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a unit away from the road”
rossheathernz, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms have no Air Conditioning and ask for a room as far away from the road as possible.”
Maris11235, 21 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Get as far away from Sala Street as possible. Avoid Unit No 1”
marsh21, 13 Feb 2016 | Read review
“get a spa tub room (its on a private outdoor deck)”
TW397, 8 Dec 2015 | Read review
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