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Sport of Kings Motel

4.5 of 5 Motel   |   6 Peace St | Fenton Park, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Ranked #3 of 93 hotels in Rotorua
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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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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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What a wonderful experience. Tristan and Pete are fantastic hosts. Sharing their knowledge of attractions and tours , booking us in and advising where the best places to go to . The motel is spotless, the room with the spa is really good to have after a long day of sightseeing. I can recommend this motel to all as one... More

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Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife, Daughter and I stayed at the Sport of Kings Motel for three nights and found it to be the perfect place in Rotorua. We were in New Zealand from Canberra Australia for holidays and to attend our sons' wedding in Hamilton. The hosts, Tristen and Pete were extremely friendly and courteous and went out of their way to... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Sport of Kings Motel for 2 nights in April and have already booked to come back. Rooms were spacious and clean and we loved the outdoor pool and the spa attached to our room. Very relaxing and quiet location. The hosts were excellent and go out of their way to help their guests. Looking forward to... More

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 2 nights when visiting Rotorua and surrounding area. Was in the off-season so plenty of Motels to pick from but we decided on Sport of Kings purely based on ratings found online. Very glad we did! Hot tub in the room was fantastic, very comfortable reclining chairs in the living area and overall a great room to... More

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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Sport of Kings motel is the perfect place to stay in Rotorua. The hosts Tristen and Pete are extremely friendly and nothing was too much trouble. The rooms were spacious and very clean and the spa very relaxing after action packed days at the Rotorua attractions. The outdoor pool and BBQ area is a lovely spot with the pool... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Had 3 nights in Rotorua during a month long stay in NZ in February. What a great location. Up a side street from main road away from the noise and what the main street was described to us by a local as motel alley. Nice and quiet had a great room next to the pool. When they said spa they... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed here for two nights and were made to feel welcome from the very beginning. Hosts went out of their way to assure our stay was comfortable and advised us on excursions and even gave us some discount codes. Would highly recommend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister and I stayed at this motel she was visiting me from the UK , Pete and Tristan couldn't have don't more to make our stay enjoyable booking venues ect . I am from tauranga and love rotorua. And wanted her to see it and love it as I do . The room was very comfortable and the spa... More

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Horley, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent location for all of Rotorua's attractions yet in a peaceful and quiet area. Comfortable accommodation, we had our own spa pool which was great. Hosts were the best we had in Australia, we only stayed two nights but with Tristen's advice we packed in so much and the discount vouchers that Mikayla gave us were a bonus. We still... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Sport of Kings is a great option amongst the hundreds of choices you have in Rotorua. We only stayed one night but wished we would have planned for longer. The owners are as nice and helpful as all the reviews suggest which is something that sets them apart. The apartments are large and accommodate families nicely. Its quiet and... More

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Also Known As:
Sport Of Kings Hotel Rotorua
Sport Of Kings Hotel
Address: 6 Peace St | Fenton Park, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > North Island > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Rotorua
#1 Spa Hotel in Rotorua
#3 Luxury Hotel in Rotorua
#4 Business Hotel in Rotorua
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Sport of Kings Motel 4.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Sport of Kings Motel Apartments provides you with all the extras you can only find in the better hotels together with homely hospitality and a wealth of local knowledge. Situated among all of the motels on the main street of Rotorua but just off the main drag on a quiet side street, you don't hear all of the heavy traffic noise - the perfect place to get away and relax in a quiet peaceful environment.All of our rooms are thermally heated and have never ending hot water for your shower!! Our thermally heated outdoor swimming pool is set in a private lawn and garden area and has been newly landscaped. It is kept at the perfect temperature in winter and summer and features poolside furniture and a BBQ. We have comfortable roomy studio units, 1 bedroom spa apartments and large two bedroom apartments which sleep up to 6 people. Something to suit everyone!! We have 2 private spa pools available if you choose a room without it's own private spa. ... more   less 
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