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Havana Motor Lodge

1078 Whakaue Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Ranked #60 of 96 Hotels in Rotorua
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a truely great place to stay, the couple that run it are so friendly and helpful, even the cleaners are nice, great location to every thing, good size rooms with every thing u need clean towels every day plus rubbish taken as well, free bbq to use good size heated pool, plus 2 mineral pools they also have washing... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This motel is located in the best position in Rotorua.5 minutes walk to the food precinct Eat Street with its many choices and great ambience.A few minutes the other way to foreshore walk and museum/cafe.Good natural swimming pool and private hot springs.All this topped of with Gaylene and Greg two friendly knowledgeable hosts We will be back

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Stockholm County, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

If your looking for a safe and secure clean and well run place to lay up in Rotorua you can't beat this place - walked 5 mins to the new 'Eat Street' every convenience supplied in rooms with an awesome natural hot pool - bottom of town is the place to be and the proprietors are just awesome - will... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Such a convenient location, friendly and helpful staff. Family were all comfortably settled in the unit. Shower and bathroom facilities clean and adequate as was the kitchen facilities. The pool was a huge hit and had a thorough work out! Thanks so much.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

With a huge park, playgound, the water, restaurants and bars in the immediate vicinity you couldn't ask for more....then there was the pool, friendly staff and imaculate rooms....we'll be back soon!!!!

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49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Great location just a short walk to the shops and restaurants , some kitch bathing tubs, good beds and a nice open layout, so a spacious kitchen area and a mum and dad feel to the place. So good sheets, and a comfortable stay.

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014 via mobile

We stayed for two (2) nights, two (2) couples in two (2) suites. One (1) suite had a private outdoor spa. Our suite had a separate very small room with a single bed that was used as a walk-in a Robe. The suites were very large with kitchenettes. To describe the suites I would class them as three (3) Star.... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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11 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We enjoyed our stay at this motel. Rooms were not very modern but were clean. We loved the outdoor heated pool on a cold afternoon. There are also two small mineral pools. Four of us soaked in one for a while until the smell sent us back to the outdoor pool. Peasant and helpful hosts. The bed was comfortable and... More 

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Thanks for everything, very friendly hosts. I can't understand the bad comments. Pool, room, things to do around, advice... Everything was just perfect. Thanks again, i will recommend your Motel for sure ;)

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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Very helpful managers who are knowledgeable and mindful of family needs. Accommodation is a little tired but great as a base for such a fabulous spot - so much to see and do around Rotorua. Outdoor pool was great for a family dip - also has two private mineral spa facilities. The recommendations made by the management were all fabulous... More 

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