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Ambassador Thermal Motel

Cnr Whakaue and Hinemaru Sts | PO Box 1212, Rotorua, New Zealand
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Urenui, null, New Zealand
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17 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for one night recently. An older type of motel which was clean and tidy and a very comfortable bed which made for a great sleep. Thermal and spa pools are a plus when it comes to staying here. Would have no hesitation in recommending to others and would stay again if the opportunity arises.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here at New Year, in a room right next to the thermally heated outdoor pool, and my son spent every possible moment in it - straight from bed into the pool in the morning, and he even watched some New Year fireworks (at 9pm) from underwater! But apart from that highlight, the staff were really helpful and the... More 

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1 Thank A A
Exeter, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great apt. We had a corner one which was excellent as Windows everywhere. Well equipped. Lovely oven. The thermal pool was brilliant ( follow instructions which we read afterwards) & remove jewellery. Silver goes a dusky black! Philippa greeted us warmly on reception & was delightfully helpful. A great place to stay in Rotorua.

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1 Thank DandR-Exeter
Guildford, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is right on the edge of the lake and the centre of town. The rooms are a bit dated but this was reflected in the price we paid. The thermal pools available to residents within the hotel are amazing and well worth using. We would recommend this hotel for short stays.

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1 Thank CranleighChatter
Maroochydore, Australia
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150 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an older style motel very near to the centre of town. A 5 minute walk to Government Gardens and lots of restaurants nearby. We had a one bedroom apartment. Very roomy and clean. Very pleasant staff. The motel has a thermal pool, a spa and a heated swimming pool. Lovely way to relax in them all after a... More 

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1 Thank Rhonda E
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015 via mobile

Great value for a quick stopover, our room on the second floor was spacious and full of light with large windows. It was nice to have free access to an outdoor heated pool, a spa, and an indoor sulphur pool. The lady who checked us in was amazingly nice and helpful. Good location within walking distance of the town center.

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015

Nice, clean, functional motel just 1-2 blocks from downtown and the Eat Street restaurant area. Parking is right next to the rooms. There's a small indoor thermal mineral pool, quite hot and rather pungent--but if you're put off by the sulfury smell you probably wouldn't be in Rotorua in the first place. The adjacent outdoor hot tub is good for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

Comfort and clean motel. Welcoming & friendly owners. Great location walk to town and lake. We had ground floor & had convenient, free parking outside unit. Awesome hot pools for winter break. Highly recommend for families on a budget.

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Auckland
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30 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

This is the second time our family have stayed at this motel. It is reasonably priced, very close to Lake Rotorua and the CBD. It is clean and roomy. We stayed in Unit 4, which has a main room (double bed) and a single bed; with two single beds in the lounge/kitchen area. A very sunny unit as is Unit... More 

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Whangamata, null, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

i always enjoy our stays here, very central to eat street, town, govt gardens etc. comfortable spacious rooms, excellent mineral pool available for guests, plus outdoor pool if required.Friendly reception.

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