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Ambassador Thermal Motel

3.5 of 5 Motel   |   Cnr Whakaue and Hinemaru Sts | PO Box 1212, Rotorua, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Tauranga, New Zealand
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This place is a God's send! Friendly and warm service, nothing was a problem. Good, clean, spacious room and the facilities were all in working order. Great room for a great price - will be staying here again. Thank you to the fabulous hosts!

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Brisbane, Australia
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25 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This motel is very close to the lake and the eat st area of Rotorua. The facilities are great with an onsite thermal mineral pool, spa and swimming pool. The rooms were very spacious with a bedroom with a queen bed & 2 singles in the lounge room. Only downside was that our room was on the second floor with... More 

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Emerald, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Room was reasonable for price however it was a very warn and humid night which was made worse as the room lacked aircon instead had pedestal fans. You can walk to government gardens and Rotorua Museum as well as shops etcfrom the motel so location was great. Obviously a smelly town which takes some getting used to. The spa was... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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59 reviews 59 reviews
38 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great place. Check in was fast and friendly with plenty of help for things to see and do. Had a 1 bedroom unit, first floor. Good clean unit with a kitchen and living area. 2 single in the living area and a double and single in the main bedroom, perfect for a family.Plenty of street parking too.We had... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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83 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015 via mobile

Nice big room and good bathroom and wifi. Friendly welcome from reception and helpful in booking some cabs for us. Did not get a chance to use the pools. Really good location. Few mins walk to the lake and only five mins to the centre of town with lots of restaurants and shops.

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Mannheim, Germany
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Perfect location, a little bit dated but we'll equipped. Nice kitchen. Little balcony. Nice helpfull host. Free use of minarl pools included in price. Daily cleaning of rooms and nice fresh towels. Good bed.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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18 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

The first impression of the building comes a bit as a shock, but after that it is nothing but nice surprises. The friendly lady-owner gave me a towel on arrival, which I used right away for a dip into the warm water of the small outdoor-swimming-pool, as well as for the hot indoor mineral pool. The room with balcony was... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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41 reviews 41 reviews
37 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Sometimes, by the time I get round to submitting a review, I see little point as I have nothing to add. In this case I agree with the majority of the reviews - friendly, well kept, with good facilities, but could be modernised - however that would raise it a price bracket. The thing I can add is about the... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014 via mobile

Our second stay here, it still is a very well kept clean motel. Suitable for us and our grandchildren. The spa was so handy to units 21 and to 2 we could supervise children from our kitchen. We love the healing hot mineral pools at this motel as they are the same as the water at the spa in Queen... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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26 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Stayed here for 3 nights in March in a one-bedroom apartment. As others have mentioned the place is a little tired but the central location, lot of space in the apartment, nice cleaning, friendly staff and the pool, spa and hot pool more then offset this. Also the rate was very reasonable so would definately stay here again if we... More 

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Address: Cnr Whakaue and Hinemaru Sts | PO Box 1212, Rotorua, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ambassador Thermal Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 19
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