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4.7 of 5 guest rating
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Executive Suite
33 square metres
1 King Bed 2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Solitaire Suite
70 square metres
1 King Bed and 1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Tarawera Suite
70 square metres
1 King Bed 2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Villa Suite
100 square metres
1 King Bed and 2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
5-star luxury lodge, walk to Lake Tarawera

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Laundry facilities

Located in Lake Tarawera, Solitaire Lodge is on a lake, a 1-minute drive from Lake Tarawera and 12 minutes from Buried Village. This 5-star lodge is 13.8 mi (22.1 km) from Whakarewarewa: The Living Maori Village and 26.8 mi (43.2 km) from Lake Rotoiti.

Make yourself at home in one of the 9 guestrooms featuring free minibar items and LCD televisions. Rooms have private balconies. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming provides entertainment. Bathrooms feature separate bathtubs and showers, designer toiletries, and hair dryers.

Pamper yourself with onsite massages, body treatments, and facials. Additional features at this lodge include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and a fireplace in the lobby.

Grab a bite to eat at the lodge's restaurant, which features a bar/lounge, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). A complimentary full breakfast is included.

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Free self parking is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

  • Picnic area
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Free breakfast
  • Year Built – 1980
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Restaurant
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired Internet
  • Smoke-free property
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Wheelchair accessible: No
  • Concierge services
  • Laundry facilities
  • Television in common areas
  • Total number of rooms - 9
  • Number of floors - 1
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3
  • Garden
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Languages Spoken

  • English

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Solitaire Lodge offers 9 accommodations with free minibar items and safes. Rooms open to balconies. Beds feature premium bedding. LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in September 2016.

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Turndown service
  • Phone
  • Free bottled water
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Ceiling fan
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • LCD TV
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Satellite TV service
  • Premium TV channels
  • Grab bar – Near toilet
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired Internet
  • Designer toiletries
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Premium bedding
  • Slippers
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Balcony
  • Minibar (stocked, free items)

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary full breakfast.

Onsite venue - restaurant. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

  • Fishing on site
  • Waterskiing nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Helicopter/aeroplane tours on site
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Kayaking on site
  • Hot springs nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Sailing nearby

Spa Services

  • Body wraps
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Massages

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Check-in time ends at 9:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is: 25

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 650.0 per day.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Only service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Debit cards not accepted

No rollaway/extra beds available

No lifts

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 650.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Solitaire Lake Tarawera
  • Solitaire Lodge
  • Solitaire Lodge Lake Tarawera
  • Solitaire Hotel Rotorua
  • Solitaire Lodge Lodge
  • Solitaire Lodge Lake Tarawera
  • Solitaire Lodge Lodge Lake Tarawera

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the lodge prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

National Rating

Qualmark® assigns an official classification for accommodations in New Zealand. This Lodge property has been awarded the Qualmark® Luxury Lodge classification, and is displayed on this page as 5.0 stars.

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

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