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VR Rotorua Lake Resort

366 State Highway 33 | Mourea, Rotorua 3704, New Zealand (Formerly Amora Lake Resort)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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The Entrance, Australia
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36 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

If your after something out of the hustle and bustle, but still close enough to the action, then this is the place for you. We almost drove past thinking that it was further into town, thankfully all the black and gold flags managed to grab out attention. The grounds in between the gate and the main entrance could do with... More 

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful buildings and lovely rooms amongst NZ's finest natural background on the lake. Excellent friendly helpful service and amazing food. Perfect for a getaway for a very special occasion. Can not fault this place!! Just stunning!

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Dublin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel from the outside looks like it could do with a bit of a revamp, but the hotel rooms are fabulous. My room was overlooking the lake which was picturesque. The hotel is a bit of a drive from Rotorua, but very tranquil.

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Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent only 2 nights & left wanting more. Beautiful grounds, helpful staff, amazing room and amenities. Comfortable bed in a well appointed room. Very clean and well serviced. Was unable to experience the food due to other arrangements, but the dining area was in keeping with the accommodation. Lake side grounds were very scenic and within 15 minutes drive to... More 

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vivek s, General Manager at VR Rotorua Lake Resort, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, What an awesome review! Cheers for that. We're flattered We hope to see you back in the near future, thank you for your support and stay in touch. Regards, Vivek More 

Tauranga, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was the second time we stayed at the resort within this year. Very friendly staff, tidy and beautifully presented rooms and great food! My 16 year old daughter brought a couple of her friends to share a room and they had great time using the pool and spa at the hotel and running around the garden feeding swans and... More 

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vivek s, General Manager at VR Rotorua Lake Resort, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your review. Our property is certainly unique, that is what we are most proud of. We take immense pleasure in being able to serve our guests every day and enjoy what we do. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Regards, Vivek More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Garry and his staff made us feel so welcome. The food, rooms and surroundings are beautiful. Fantastic customer services on arrival and departure was outstanding.Will most definitely recommend, and visit again. Can't wait to visit again.

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vivek s, General Manager at VR Rotorua Lake Resort, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We are very glad to hear that our little touches enhanced your stay and you had a lovely time. It is wonderful to know that you would recommend our Resort. Thank you and please stay in touch with us so we can provide you with our best rates for your return! Regards, Vivek More 

Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff of this hotel are excellent! The room is clean and has an amazing lakeview. Bed is very comfortable that a good night rest is guaranteed. It is about 15-20 minutes drive from the city center so it's good if you have a car. We will definitely be back.

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vivek s, General Manager at VR Rotorua Lake Resort, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We are very glad that you discovered us on Trip Advisor and enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Regards, Vivek More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent customer service team. Tidy, organised rooms. Look forward to my next visit. Stunning scenery and I love the cozy setting of the lounge. 20 min drive from the city and lots of activities to enjoy.

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vivek s, General Manager at VR Rotorua Lake Resort, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, It is great to hear that you had a first class stay with us! Thank you for taking the time to review our Resort! We hope you will come back and visit us soon! Regards, Vivek More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a couple of nights at the Lake Resort, using the days to explore the local area. It is very close to Rotorua but with out the sulphur smell. The resort is beautifully placed on the shore of the lake and I am sure it would be a wonderful place to be in the warmer summer months. The room... More 

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vivek s, General Manager at VR Rotorua Lake Resort, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your wonderful comments following your recent stay with us. We are delighted that you enjoy the great experience that our team strive to deliver including our friendly service, comfortable rooms and restaurant facilities. Thank you again for taking the time to post your review and we look forward to welcoming you back to the... More 

Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly staff made my stay that much more enjoyable. The water front location was beautiful and the family loved it. Managed to pay some tennis and cycling as well while we were there. Kids also enjoyed the swimming pool.

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vivek s, General Manager at VR Rotorua Lake Resort, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for taking the time to provide us with your feedback. I have passed your kind comments on to the team regarding their service so thank you for sharing this with us. I look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Regards, Vivek More 

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