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Princes Gate Hotel

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1057 Arawa St, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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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
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Receptionist very helpful on arrival, personnally showed us to our unit which was very comfortable. This was situated in the annex not in the main building. The ambience of the old hotel was great, this is where I would like to stay should we visit again. Breakfast was basic but very good although the first cup of coffee we were... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Loved the blue- grey and gold ceiling in the reception area but were initially taken aback by the loud carpet and dour furnishings in our room but did enjoy the verandah space in the early morning sun. Great location looking onto the Government Gardens entranceway and were charmed by Rudi, our pleasant and very efficient breakfast waiter. We would return.

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Darwin, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Rooms excellent, foyer awesome, breakfast delicious. Our host Brett was helpful, friendly and funny. All our needs were met. Great place to stay , very central. If you love elegance and ambience then Princes Gate hotel should be your choice. As 3 woman traveling we felt- pampered and cared for

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Napier, New Zealand
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37 reviews 37 reviews
12 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's amazing how when you buy a Grab one deal thinking it would be nice to try somewhere different but you are treated like a second class citizen. Our stay was average and that was about it....won't be back.

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

We were in Rotorua for a conference. The reception team were friendly and hepful on arrival. Our room was plush and old worldly in keeping with the age of the building. The bathroom was white, clean and fresh. The breakfast, for me, was only tea and toast but reminded me of last century. Toptop sliced bread, Craigs packet jams and... More

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

and now that we have it has exceeded expectations. We stayed in one of the apartments and we're concerned that we would miss out on the ambience of the old hotel. Not so, the apartments are nicely appointed in period style, situated in a lovely courtyard, and so warm with the central heating. The thermal pools just devine for a... More

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Kerikeri, New Zealand
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A weekend away at this beautiful old hotel was greatly enjoyed by both of us. The decor and ambience was like stepping back in time but with all the mod cons . Our room up on the first floor had chandeliers, generous drapes,comfortable armchairs and a delightful seating area on the deck right outside our room. Dinner, Cabaret and one... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took our two older grandsons away for a weekend in Rotorua and stayed at Princes Gate Hotel. We were given one of the apartments. It was ideal for us and the two children. They had their own room and we had ours. The apartment was spacious and well-appointed. We had breakfast in the hotel itself, a little bit of... More

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Glasgow, Scotland
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38 reviews 38 reviews
18 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at the Princes Gate for 3 nights in April 2014 with my wife. We were mainly staying in modern hotels on our six-week trip so chose this old colonial style hotel for a change. The hotel did not disappoint - excellent in every respect. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The hotel had lots of character. It was... More

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very special building, reminds of US South State style. Spacious rooms with a nice bathroom, it has everything you need. A nice restaurant with great food and very nice and pleasant staff. That goes for the front desk staff as well! In addition it's situated very central I Rotorua. Very recommendable

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Address: 1057 Arawa St, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Princes Gate Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 50
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