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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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Ranked #37 of 93 hotels in Rotorua
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Hobart, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a 3 night stay here in Feb 2014,The owners were on Holidays, we had a very nice couple Judy and Kelvin they bent over backwards to help with anything we needed to know .There is not many places i have stayed at that give you the guided tour around the motel .They were great myself and my Husband... More

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37 reviews 37 reviews
29 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed for 2 nights on a tour of NZ. Great welcome the host is very helpful and the rooms are massive with 3 beds in ours for just the 2 of us. A well fitted kitchen great location for the waterfront and "eat street" where there are some great restaurants. The hotel is next to the Government gardens and museum... More

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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

The most spacious 1 bdrm we have ever stayed in! A great location close to the lake and to town. Friendly helpful owners and clean, tidy rooms. A great value for money choice. Our room had lovely big windows with views towards the lake - although with the old hospital in front. I recommend room no 7.

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Nowra, Australia
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

We stayed two nights, in a two bedroom apartment, lots of room, clean and the beds comfortable. The location was excellent, close to the lake, tourist attractions and town for dining out. It is value for money.

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Oslo, Norway
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Our stay was for a mere 3 nights at Ambassador but we enjoyed it. Our arrival was greeted by a welcoming staff that was very warm and accommodating and made us feel at home. The receptionist was very cooperative and our check in was a quick, hassle free affair with the rest of the hotel staff helping us with our... More

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Montreal, Canada
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

We stayed for four nights at Ambassador. The room we booked, we did it via the internet. We also read some reviews for Ambassador. It seemed fine and suited us economically as well. We arrived here to find this clean and big hotel. Our room even had a balcony; the view from it was amazing. Since the hotel is near... More

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34 reviews 34 reviews
13 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

We booked through the internet and lucked upon a 2-bedroom apartment that has to be one of the largest motel rooms in Rotorua. Two bedrooms - 1 double bed plus two singles in one room, double room in the other bedroom and two couches that can also be beds plus another bed in the lounge. Full kitchen. The Motel is... More

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Whakatane, New Zealand
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

We stayed one night and were very impressed with the unit. It was very clean and spacious. The balcony was awesome and private. The location was awesome, there was no street noise. The beds are very comfortable. I would certainly stay here again.

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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

Clean very light corner 1st floor room, great to have full kitchen! Clean, tidy and comfortable. Great hot mineral pool and spa on site included. Very friendly helpful host. Comfortable beds, what else can I say?

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Palm Beach, Florida
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52 reviews 52 reviews
9 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

We stayed here and were made most welcome by Mike and Philippa - such lovely people. The location is perfect and within easy walking distance to town and close to all other attractions. The pool and thermal pools are a treat as is the ability to BBQ on the deck and simply take in the surroundings. Highly recommended.

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Also Known As:
Ambassador Thermal Hotel Rotorua
Ambassador Thermal Hotel
Address: Cnr Whakaue and Hinemaru Sts | PO Box 1212, Rotorua, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Free Parking Swimming Pool
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#35 Family Hotel in Rotorua
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Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ambassador Thermal Motel 3.5*
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