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“2 bedroom executive suite rocks!” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Regent of Rotorua

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Regent of Rotorua
Ranked #5 of 93 Hotels in Rotorua
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Austin, TX
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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“2 bedroom executive suite rocks!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2012

We stayed in the 2 bedroom executive suite and had a wonderful stay. The front desk was very nice and welcoming, and the room itself was so cozy and nice (especially for New Zealand!). The shower was wonderful. We did find the beds to be too soft, but still slept great and would recommend to anyone.

  • Stayed July 2011, travelled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2012

A charming little hotel in a great location with very friendly and helpful staff. Menu breakfasts and dinners were quite good - the Eton Mess was fantastic! Lovelyhot mineral spa and a small but refreshing swimming pool. Rooms are all a little different from each other, but I saw the interiors of half a dozen and all were quite chic.

  • Stayed February 2012, travelled with friends
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Cape Coral, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2012

We arrived in Rotorua by bus and found the location of the Regent to be convienent for getting around on foot, close to the city center, attractions and restaurants. The kitchenette in the room enabled us to have breakfast before heading out each morning.

  • Stayed April 2011, travelled as a couple
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Arlington, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2012

My partner and I stayed here in early March, 2012 and had a great time. Both hosts were warm, helpful and a pleasure to chat with. The hotel itself is quite charming and the rooms are beautifully constructed and set up. They have a small but pleasing pool that you can use (I did and it was very refreshing after an hour in the hot pools of Rotorua). The apple martini (their signature drink) MUST be ordered if you like cocktails, because that was probably the best one I've had (and I lived in Manhattan for years). Breakfast was another treat - eggs benedict with salmon - that had us content all the way to Wellington.

  • Stayed March 2012, travelled as a couple
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2012

well, the rooms are really nicely done. I liked them a lot. the space utilization is simply brilliant.
even the location is quite good. its within walking distance from the lake front.
in case planning to stay there, don't book room no 9 and 10 as they open up in the hotel parking lot next to the main road. its quite irritating as i was allotted room no 10. again, don't buy bed and breakfast together as the spread is very poor for breakfast. it is recommended to order from the menu

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  • Stayed February 2012, travelled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Thank gberia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2012

We arrived today at the "Regent of Rotorua." Front desk reception was excellent and very efficient too. We got a wonderful upgraded room beautifully designed and with high quality bed and linens.Wifi complimentary and good.Very comfortable bath and kitchenette.

  • Stayed March 2012, travelled as a couple
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Los Angeles, CA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2012

We loved the artful remodel of this old motel. The room absolutely wowed us, and the lobby is super cool--has kind of a Phillipe Stark feel to it. The owners are fabulous and were immensely helpful. And the location is great! The only thing I would say is to skip the breakfast and eat elsewhere.

  • Stayed February 2012, travelled with friends
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Additional Information about Regent of Rotorua

Property: Regent of Rotorua
Address: 1191 Pukaki Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Rotorua
#4 Family Hotel in Rotorua
#4 Spa Hotel in Rotorua
#4 Romantic Hotel in Rotorua
#5 Luxury Hotel in Rotorua
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Regent of Rotorua 4.5*
Number of rooms: 23
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Regent of Rotorua Boutique Hotel redefines modern hospitality with a visionary blend of classic design, luxurious facilities and bespoke service. Our philosophy is to marry personalized, intuitive service with divine rooms and suites, stunning surroundings and a smart, relaxed atmosphere. Perfectly located in the heart of Rotorua within walking distance of the eating & shopping precinct, the lakefront, government gardens and the convention centres. The Hotel offers 35 guest rooms, restaurant & bar, outdoor heated pool, natural mineral pool, mini gym, spa services, meeting rooms, unlimited free WiFi & laundry services. Our award winning restaurant can cater for up to 70 guests banquet style and meetings can be held in a choice of 3 rooms from 21sqm up to 200sqm ... more   less 
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