We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

BK's Rotorua Motor Lodge

#18 of 96 Hotels in Rotorua
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel website
16 Victoria St, Rotorua, New Zealand
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 9 more sites!
BK's Rotorua Motor Lodge
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
BK's Rotorua Motor Lodge
Review This Hotel

225 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    142
    73
    8
    1
    1
See reviews for
59
112
10
7
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (32)
Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (225)
  • Mar-May only
    (69)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (44)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (42)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (70)
All months
Christchurch, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was the best motel, in every respect, that we stayed in on our recent North Island trip. It is clean to a very high standard, and comfortable, ideally situated close to supermarkets etc and in a quiet location. The hosts, Ree and Farid were one of the most welcoming of any motel hosts where we had stayed. Unfortunately we... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lower Hutt, New Zealand
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed for 2 nights at this motel. Ree and Farid (the owners) were so friendly and nothing was too much trouble. Lovely clean room, with great facilities, also excellent disabled unit available with wet floor shower and ramp access for walker frame or wheelchair access. Wonderful location, across the road from restaurants, and the shopping centre☺

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kauai, Hawaii
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent location! Right across from Central mall. Ree and Farid were very pleasant, friendly and accomodating. They even helped us book our activities while we were in Rotorua. Three bedroom unit was very clean and spacious for our family. Would highly recommend to our family and friends as this is the second time my family has stayed here. Will definitely... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hastings, New Zealand
Top Contributor
88 reviews 88 reviews
21 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here only one night. Super impressed how friendly the owner (I think?) was. Nothing was a problem and she made me feel so at home! The room was spacious, with a lovely large spa bath. Clean room, comfy bed. The motel is easy walking distance to the main part of town for restaurants and shops. Just across the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
minneapolis
Top Contributor
206 reviews 206 reviews
95 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Like other reviews this lodge is right across the street from a large super market and coffee shop. Very handy since the rooms all have fully equipped kitchens. We did not care for our room as it was for handicap assessable. The bath was not a comfortable room, we were missing items each day that the cleaning service kept forgetting.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sydney, Australia
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's just across supermarkets and shops. Very convenient and there is enclosed car parking area within the hotel compound. Within walking distance to i-site and Rotorua night market. So be sure to plan your stay in Rotorua on Thursday night. I personally miss this as although I stayed in Rotorua for 3 days, it was not on a Thursday. The... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Perth, Australia
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
23 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location of this motel is very good. Shopping complex right across the road. Check in was easy and the room was clean and tidy with everthing that we needed. The owners/managers were attentive and friendly and always asked if everything was OK. one one occasion we needed towels to visit one of the local hot springs, when we asked... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bridgnorth, Shropshire, UK
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
22 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at this very comfortable and clean motel on our first visit to NZ for two nights. Very pleasant and accommodating owners, who ensure their rooms are well equipped. Very close to large supermarket and small shop mall and only a few minutes walk to a wide selection of restaurants and bars. Lake also easy stop reach. Overall, an... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Doncaster, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
17 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We needed a one night stay in rotorua and after research settled on this place. It was fantastic. A wonderful warm welcome and fresh milk provided for complimentary hot drinks. The motel is located just across from a shopping mall with supermarket so if you're staying for a longer period of time you can get all your supplies as there... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Perth, Australia
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
10 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015 via mobile

This is a great, centrally located motel. Clean and comfortable with everything you need for an overnight stay. The lady at reception was especially welcoming and as a bonus provided fresh milk rather than shelf milk. The only thing I would mention is there is a continental breakfast provided you order before 5pm. Unfortunately we didn't spot that but luckily... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

57 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (39)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (6)
Viewed
Room/suite (15)
Viewed
Bathroom (6)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (11)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (18)
Viewed
Room/suite (12)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (5)
Viewed
Other (1)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Amenities

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question