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Deluxe Studio
25 square metres
1 King Bed 2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Panoramic Studio Suite, 1 King Bed, Lake View
49 square metres
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Superior Suite
49 square metres
1 King Bed 2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Beach hotel with a full-service spa and a conference center

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
Business centre
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

Located in Rotorua, Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort is within a 15-minute drive of Lake Rotoiti and Polynesian Spa. This beach hotel is 7.8 mi (12.6 km) from Skyline Rotorua and 8.2 mi (13.1 km) from Lake Rotorua.

Make yourself at home in one of the 30 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and minibars. Rooms have private balconies or patios. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary, while 40-inch LCD televisions with cable programming provide entertainment. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, which include 2 outdoor swimming pools, 4 spa tubs, and a sauna. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services. Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the complimentary area shuttle that operates within 8 kilometers.

Grab a bite to eat at Mokoia Restaurant, a fine-dining restaurant which features a bar/lounge, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available daily from 7 AM to 10:30 AM for a fee.

Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Event facilities at this hotel consist of a conference center and a meeting room.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

  • Bar/lounge
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Number of spa tubs - 4
  • Full-service spa
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Business centre
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Porter
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Restaurant
  • Year Built – 2007
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
  • Smoke-free property
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Free area shuttle
  • Spa services on site
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Concierge services
  • Conference centre
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Laundry facilities
  • Total number of rooms - 30
  • One meeting room
  • Number of floors - 2
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Wedding services
  • Garden
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Indonesian
  • Japanese
  • Filipino
  • Chinese
  • Hindi

Room Amenities

Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort offers 30 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Accommodations offer separate dining areas. Beds feature premium bedding. 40-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels and Netflix. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Air conditioning
  • Fridge
  • Separate dining area
  • Minibar
  • LED TV
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Phone
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • LCD TV
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Netflix
  • Balcony or patio
  • Digital TV service
  • Cable TV service
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Premium TV channels
  • Free WiFi
  • Streaming services
  • Free wired Internet
  • Desk
  • Premium bedding
  • Slippers
  • Separate sitting area

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 10:30 AM.

Mokoia Restaurant - This fine-dining restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

  • Golfing nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

Spa Services

  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Prenatal massage
  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Steam room in spa
  • Massages

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

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: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

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

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit 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. No onsite parking is available.

Debit cards not accepted

Staffed front desk

No lifts

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: NZD 50.00 per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

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

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 7.50 and NZD 25.00 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in fee: NZD 50.00 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: NZD 50.00 (subject to availability)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2.75 percent

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

Hotel Names

  • Wai Ora
  • Wai Ora Lakeside
  • Wai Ora Lakeside Resort
  • Wai Ora Lakeside Spa
  • Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort
  • Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort Rotorua
  • Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Rotorua
  • Wai Ora Resort
  • Wai Ora Spa
  • Wai Ora Spa Resort
  • Wai Ora Lakeside Hotel
  • Wai Ora Lakeside Resort
  • Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Rotorua
  • Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort Hotel
  • Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort Rotorua
  • Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort Hotel Rotorua

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from January to December.

Pool access available from 8 AM to 10:00 PM.

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

Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • Qualmark

National Rating

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