Rydges Rotorua Hotel

272 Fenton Street, Rotorua, New Zealand  show map
 4 stars
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Rydges Rotorua Hotel

Free Wi-Fi
Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant buffet

Shuttle

Paid city shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Overview

Rydges Rotorua is a 5-story hotel in a natural area of Rotorua at a close proximity to Whakarewarewa Hot Springs, Whakarewarewa Thermal Reserve and St. Faith's Anglican Church offering bright rooms along with an indoor heated swimming pool, a plunge pool and a roof-top pool. Since 1997, it has been hosting guests in the center of Rotorua.

The city center is 20 minutes' walk of the property. Thanks to a bus stop nearby, the comfortable hotel is well connected with other parts of Rotorua.

The hotel allows quick access to parks and waterfalls.

Rotorua Arts Village train station is a 15-minute walk from the property. A few minutes' drive from Rotorua airport.

Rooms

There are 135 rooms including spa one-bedroom suite, deluxe twin room and superior twin room in Rydges Rotorua Hotel, where guests can enjoy a sweeping view of the lake and make use of cable TV with on-demand movies, a pantry, an iron with ironing board, a mini-fridge and television with satellite channels. Many guestrooms offer views of Lake Rotorua. The rooms are designed with chic décor and have carpet floors.

Eat & Drink

Start your day with an award-winning breakfast served at the restaurant. The hotel features an 24-hour restaurant serving contemporary cuisine. Guests can unwind in the Mezz bar with a favourite drink. Urbano Bistro and Atrium Restaurant offer an assortment of dishes within 50 meters of the property.

The hotel offers a continental breakfast at the price of NZD 18.50 per person per night.  You can start your day with a buffet breakfast, which costs NZD 25 per person per night. 

Services

Rydges Rotorua Hotel caters to the needs of guests providing a baggage storage, a gift shop and a safe deposit box as well as a business center, a conference room and a copier.

Relax

Guests with children can use babysitting, cots and meals available on the premises. A gym and a fitness center are provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   135.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Bicycle storage
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Garden area
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of NZD 35 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

272 Fenton Street, Rotorua, New Zealand

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City Center
  • Rotorua
    4600 ft
Airports
  • Rotorua (ROT)
    4.4 mi
  • Tauranga City (TRG)
    33.1 mi
  • Bus stop
    1.1 mi
Restaurants
  • Urbano Bistro (cuisine: European)
    300 ft
  • Atrium Restaurant (cuisine: Contemporary)
    200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    135

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          Size: 605 sq. feet
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              How to reach hotel

              hotel Rydges Rotorua Hotel Rotorua location
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              Hotel Address:

              272 Fenton Street, Rotorua, New Zealand

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Rotorua
                4600 ft
              Airports
              • Rotorua (ROT)
                4.4 mi
              • Tauranga City (TRG)
                33.1 mi
              • Bus stop
                1.1 mi
              Restaurants
              • Urbano Bistro (cuisine: European)
                300 ft
              • Atrium Restaurant (cuisine: Contemporary)
                200 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Number of floors:
                5
              • Number of rooms:
                135

              Hotel Awards

              New ZealandHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedRotoruaRydges Rotorua

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              Best Design Hotels in New Zealand

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              What's nearby

              Tourist attractions

              • Polynesian Spa - 4000 ft
              • Whakarewarewa Hot Springs - 1.1 mi

              Popular areas

              • Tamaki Maori Village - 4300 ft
              • City Center - 4300 ft

              Places of interest

              • Arawa Park Racecourse - 400 ft
              • Rotorua High Court, District Court and Family Court - 4300 ft
              • Scion Crown Research Institute - 4300 ft
              • Rotorua District Council - 4300 ft
              • Red Stag Timber-Waipa Saw Mill - 4300 ft
              • Sir Howard Morrision Performing Arts Centre - 4600 ft
              • Rotorua District Library - 4600 ft
              • Rotorua Government Gardens - 4600 ft
              • Whakarewarewa Maori Village - 4600 ft
              • Rotorua Energy Events Centre - 5000 ft
              • Rotorua Eat Street - 1.1 mi
              • Matariki Cultural Centre - 1.1 mi
              • Rotorua Soundshell - 1.2 mi
              • Rotorua Lakefront - 1.2 mi
              • Waiariki Institute of Technology - 1.4 mi
              • Te Wananga o Aotearoa - 1.8 mi

              Shopping areas

              • Rotorua Central Mall - 3000 ft

              Monuments and Landmarks

              • Whakarewarewa Thermal Reserve - 1.0 mi

              Stadiums

              • Rotorua International Stadium - 1.7 mi

              Museums

              • Rotorua Museum - 4600 ft

              Parks

              • Kuirau Park - 1.6 mi
              • Rainbow Springs Kiwi Wildlife Park - 2.7 mi

              Galleries

              • Rotorua Arts Village - 4000 ft

              Local attractions

              • New Zealand Maori Arts and Crafts Institute - 1.1 mi
                Hemo Rd, Rotorua
              • Hell's Gate - 1.6 mi
                State Highway 30, Rotorua
              • The Caterpillar Experience - 3.3 mi
                171 Fairy Springs Road, Rotorua
              • Lake Rotorua - 1.2 mi
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              • Mini Golf New Zealand - 3.1 mi
                152-154 Fairy Springs Road, Rotorua

              Near the hotel

              • Mt. Tarawera - 3600 ft
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              • Lake Tarawera's Hot Water Beach - 3600 ft
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              • Lake Rotoiti - 3600 ft
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              • Rotorua Museum - 5000 ft
                Government Gardens, Rotorua

              Restaurants nearby

              • Urbano Bistro - 300 ft

                Address: 289 Fenton Street
                Phone: 7 3493770

                66% likes this, based on 186 reviews
                Cuisine: European

              • Valentines Rotorua - 1000 ft

                Address: Fenton Sts
                Phone: (07) 349 4490

              • HELLS PIZZA - 1600 ft

                Address: FENTON STREET

                67% likes this, based on 63 reviews

              • Atrium Restaurant - 200 ft

                Address: Rydges Hotel

                62% likes this, based on 16 reviews
                Cuisine: Contemporary

              • Oppie's Fish & Chips - 1600 ft

                Address: 259 Fenton

                62% likes this, based on 98 reviews
                Cuisine: Chinese

              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Number of floors:
                5
              • Number of rooms:
                135

              Hotel Awards

              New ZealandHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedRotoruaRydges Rotorua

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Design Hotels in New Zealand

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              Rydges Rotorua Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Rydges Rotorua

              Average guest rating

              6.6out of 10
              Good
              Based on 26 reviews

              Rating by category:

              Rooms
              8.0
              Value
              10.0

              Guest reviews

              • Single
                9.6

                Relaxed atmosphere and anyone on the staff willing to help with anything. Awesome group.

                Cleaning of the room good be a little better.

              • Older travelers
                6.6

                Most of the gym equipment was not working. Disappointing because this was important to me

              • Older travelers
                9.2

                I liked the rooms and pool. also the the food was great. loved the breakfast and room service. I loved the lobby it was very inviting. I got a great deal online so the price was great.

                In our hotel room we had a menu for the food but it was on a old piece of paper that was faded. It would be nice if those were re-printed and presented nicely.

              • Older travelers
                8.0

                The rooms were spacious and the furniture really nice...not tacky. The dining room was funky, with the umbrellas and waterfall in the background. Having a spa in the room was great. Location was really handy for town. Facilities provided were good, in the rooms, like iron, hair dryer.

                I thought the room service was poor. The sign re servicing it was hung on the door handle but it did not happen. We requested some extra milk cartons and it took two hours and an reminder to get them. Certain reception staff (not all) could have been a bit more friendly....it is after all the hospitality industry.

              • Older travelers
                7.0

                Quiet,nice comfortable room,awesome spa,good room service,clean,

                We had a minor disaster with the room above overflowing thereb spa filling our ceiling with water on our wedding night. Dissapointed with the fact we were still awake at 11-00pm waiting for the night manager to inspect. Only offerred a breakfast as a form of compensation for wrecking our wedding night...a bit poor I thought.

              • Couple
                5.0

                In room spa

                The shower had old tiles which were hard to clean and made it look dirty

              • Single
                6.2

                Bathroom little tired,expensive internet, the key slow to work.

              • Older travelers
                10.0

                Large room. Good facilities. Value for money. Comfortable.

                We couldn't open the windows in the spa bathroom due to lake flies and mosquitos which caused condensation to build. Insect screens would be a good idea.

              • Family with children
                9.6

                Indoor pool, gym, large rooms, buffet breakfast and easy access to amenities and central Rotorua - walking distance.

                Rooms could do with a bit of an upgrade particularly the bath/shower with curtain and poor shower - temperature fine, pressure/spray not as good.

              • Family with children
                5.6

                That I got given a good room rate with a discount because our toilet did not flush and just kept running water so we were left without a workable toilet for nearly 5 hours (I complained twice). I also had to call reception on my cell phone because the phone did not work in our room.

              • Single
                5.0

                Needs updating very tired. Its also smellyThe gym area equipment needs updating.

              • Group of friends
                6.2

                Good location, respectful stuff.

                The bathroom was really small, breakfast closes too early.

              • Couple
                7.8

                Great service

                The building needs attention - paint job The driveway needs attention - potholes Therefore the images do not match what is dispalyed on the website

              • Family with children
                5.0

                Location

                Tired rooms and bathrooms and facilities

              • Single
                9.6

                I love having a cup of tea in the morning on my balcony watching the horses training. Stayed previously with kids, great location, pool is wonderful. Breakfast good, equally family/ business friendly. Quiet retreat after a busy day. Room service prompt and pleasant. Arrived in Rotorua early this time and able to use my room straight away before my first meeting.

                No vegetarian option on room service menu. I had ton loads of work to do and didn't want to go down to the restauarant. The fish option was good.

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Rydges Rotorua Hotel Rotorua location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              272 Fenton Street, Rotorua, New Zealand

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Rotorua
                4600 ft
              Airports
              • Rotorua (ROT)
                4.4 mi
              • Tauranga City (TRG)
                33.1 mi
              • Bus stop
                1.1 mi
              Restaurants
              • Urbano Bistro (cuisine: European)
                300 ft
              • Atrium Restaurant (cuisine: Contemporary)
                200 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Number of floors:
                5
              • Number of rooms:
                135

              Hotel Awards

              New ZealandHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedRotoruaRydges Rotorua

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Design Hotels in New Zealand

              Use Badge