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Bella Vista Motel

4.0 of 5 Motel   |   94-98 Lake Road, Rotorua, New Zealand
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Ranked #26 of 94 hotels in Rotorua
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Hamilton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The room I stayed in was a Superior studio I loved the colour on the wall and would have them in my own home so decor is very calming I needed to catch up on business so plenty of space and plugs to charge up the phone IPad and laptop. I was given fresh milk for coffee and tea I... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On arrival the lady was lovely and friendly. Room was sufficient heater was on as it was freezing outside. Heater was not positioned very well on the wall and the bed got very warm on one side. The heater was nearly down on the floor. Appreciated towel warmer and heater in bathroom. Very well equipped with fresh milk and not... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great friendly place to stop..........very helpful managers...not quite in town but close enough.. ...warm spacious room....Great parking... (spa suite)..........Would highly recommend to fellow travelers..........

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

We stayed here on our way south and were so impressed with the owners' hospitality, friendliness, knowledge & advice regarding the area, the cleanliness and lovely decor, the location. Everything was so great that we changed our route coming back up north from the South Island to Auckland, especially to stay there again. We arrived after midnight and had to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We stayed 3 nights at Bella Vista and thought it was fantastic. Great location and the studio unit was well appointed and exceptionally clean. The motel is in a great location only a few minutes drive from the centre city or about a 10 minute walk. The owners were brilliant, really friendly, knowledgeable about their area and offering discounts to... More

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Here for the Marathon and had a super unit with spa bath and a huge bed which was very comfortable.With a microwave just heated my food l bought with me and loved the little cookies. Lovely clean unit and l had a ground level one with car right in front of unit.You can quite easily walk into town but plenty... More

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Sydney, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

We booked an executive room for our family of 5 featuring a double bed, two singles and a sofa bed. The room was clean and the staff were very accommodating. The little things always stand out to us and amongst these was the free use of the washing machine. The dryer came at a small cost but this was still... More

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Ayden, North Carolina, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

For a price over $110 NZ, I found this hotel wanting. Two narrow spongy twin beds, a smallish bathroom and a noisy street right outside. The room looked. "Cheap". The staff were friendly and had good suggestions on where to get a hot breakfast--Lakeside Cafe.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014 via mobile

I would like to echo the point made by one or two other reviewers - Sue was so helpful that we didn't need to visit the i-Site. Good accommodation, well situated and good breakfasts. Highly recommended - we would gladly have stayed at other Bella Vistas if we had not already booked all our accommodation.

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Stayed here Feb/March 2014. Originally booked for one night, but due to unexpected change in plans, ended up staying for three. Despite lateness of change, Sue and Kevin couldn't do enough to help, Kevin saying, 'Don't you worry, we'll find you a bed somewhere' - and they did. Without me asking, they also delivered information about an event I needed... More

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Address: 94-98 Lake Road, Rotorua, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Bella Vista Motel 4*
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Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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#5 Best Value Hotel in Rotorua #18 Romantic Hotel in Rotorua #18 Business Hotel in Rotorua #19 Family Hotel in Rotorua #22 Luxury Hotel in Rotorua
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