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Cedarwood Lakeside

17 Holdens Avenue | Holdens Bay, Rotorua, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Outstanding facilities, excellent customer service. Units are a great size, great for Families. We will be back in December and I can't wait. Great location if you need to get to the Blue Lake. If you are in Rotorua and need a Motel stay here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful holiday location! Lakes edge with stunning views. Hosts Nick and Fiona are super friendly and take such pride in their surrounds. The heated pool and spa a treat in early spring and the kids were well entertained with trampoline, swings and wifi! We will definitely be back! Thank you!

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We stayed 2 nights at Cedarwood in a studio room for two. The room was very clean and with complete facilities. The location was ideal for people wanting a peaceful break from the hustle and bustle of city life. The lakeside view was picture perfect, the hosts are very welcoming and good selection of free DVDs. Breakfasts were hearty and... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We found this hotel by chance and what a great find it was! The hosts were so friendly and welcoming and the location was magnificent. Our room was comfy with everything we wanted, and the tv, dvd's (free!), AND sky tv was exactly what we were after at the end of a long and busy holiday. We were tired and... More

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Feilding, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Had two nights here recently and found it to be in a beautiful setting. The facilities were of a high standard, rooms in excellent order and very clean. We felt at home in this establishment and the hosts were friendly and helpful. Would definitely recommend to other travellers. Peaceful surroundings but close to the action of the city.

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Fiona and Nick S, Owner at Cedarwood Lakeside, responded to this review

Hi Carol T, Thank you for providing your feedback on our property for the benefits of future travellers! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed our beautiful setting and that you felt at home whilst staying with us, we do look forward to welcoming you back to Rotorua and to Cedarwood on any of your future travels north.Thank you... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

My family is thrilled we chose Cedarwood! My husband, adult son, and I booked a two-bedroom lakefront unit. Our views were spectacular, and we enjoyed the air, tranquility, and lake vistas. The kitchen and bedrooms were spotless. The owners were friendly and helpful and answered our questions with honestly and patience. We asked a LOT of questions about the area.... More

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Fiona and Nick S, Owner at Cedarwood Lakeside, responded to this review

Hi JeanniePurl, thank you for sharing your feedback after your recent stay with us at Cedarwood! It was a great pleasure meeting you all and we are thrilled that you enjoyed your time with us and for extending your stay to see more of Rotorua and its surrounding towns. We sure are lucky to have such great views from our... More

Wellington, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Arriving at Cedarwood was such a surprise to find it in this beautiful setting right on the lakefront and yet close enough to the city. We stayed 3 nights and the accomodation was extremely comfortable and very clean. Fiona had turned on the heater so it was very warm and welcoming. The spa pool looked very enticing but didn't have... More

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Fiona and Nick S, Owner at Cedarwood Lakeside, responded to this review

Hi sharronmac, Thank you for your fantastic review of Cedarwood following your recent stay with us! We are pleased that you found our accommodation comfortable and clean and that the Conference Venue was perfect for your function! Thank you for recommending us to your family, we are sure that they would enjoy our complex with the swimming pool, hot tubs... More

Waihi, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

This was one of the cleanest motels I have ever stayed at. I am a motel cleaner so i check everything and this was superb. Staff were friendly. We only stayed one night but were very impressed by the cleanliness and the perfect spot right on the lakefront. Superb views.

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Fiona and Nick S, Owner at Cedarwood Lakeside, responded to this review

Hi Leeanne863, Thank you for your kind words in regards to the cleanliness of our units, our staff do a great job in this respect so thank you for acknowledging this and sharing it for fellow travellers. Hopefully you have an opportunity to stay with us a little longer on your next visit so you can enjoy the stunning views... More

Wellington, New Zealand
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We stayed 3 nights and couldn't have been more delighted with the peaceful setting by the side of the lake. Fiona and Nick are to be congratulated on their friendly and cheerful service and the lovely landscaped grounds. The accommodation was very clean and well maintained and very well equipped, couldn't have asked for more! Sadly we didn't have enough... More

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Fiona and Nick S, Owner at Cedarwood Lakeside, responded to this review

Hi Patricia W, Thank you for your kind words about your recent experience with us at Cedarwood! We are pleased that you found our accommodation clean and comfortable and that you have already recommended us to your family! We both look forward to welcoming you back to Rotorua and Cedarwood and hopefully you have time on your next visit to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 via mobile

Stayed for the weekend. The location was great, close enough to the city but far enough away to be peaceful. Beautiful lakeside views. Rooms were clean and comfortable. Staff were fun, friendly and very helpful. Conference venue was more than adequate for the small event we had held there. Outdoor pool looked very inviting and had it been the middle... More

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Fiona and Nick S, Owner at Cedarwood Lakeside, responded to this review

Hi Bruce & Erin, Thank you for providing your feedback on your recent stay with us, we are pleased to hear that you found our units clean and comfortable and that the Conference Venue suited the event you were attending! Yes, the pool is a popular one during summer so we look forward to seeing you back when you can... More

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Address: 17 Holdens Avenue | Holdens Bay, Rotorua, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 16
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