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Wai Ora Spa

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Relaxing massage, even fell asleep a couple of times.

My masseuse was Kathy and she was amazing. I had a relaxing 2.5hr massage, mud wrap & facial. I... read more

Reviewed April 23, 2019
Helena E
Melbourne, Australia
Couple massage

It was very relaxing massage, l really enjoyed the massage with my partner in the same room... read more

Reviewed February 17, 2019
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Wai Ora Lakeside Spa Resort is situated on the picturesque shores of Lake Rotorua, central to Rotorua Airport, the city and the famous geothermal attractions of Rotorua. This contemporary lakeside resort features luxurious accommodation, and superb...more
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77 Robinson Avenue | Holden's Bay, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Reviewed April 23, 2019

My masseuse was Kathy and she was amazing. I had a relaxing 2.5hr massage, mud wrap & facial. I fell asleep a couple of times. You're the best Kathy.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Helena E
WaiOra_Manager, General Manager at Wai Ora Spa, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2019

Dear Helena, Thank you taking the time to providing us with an amazing feedback. Your comments has been shared with the team. We are all delighted that you enjoyed your treatment. We look forward to hosting you in near future. Warm Regards, Aayush Silwal

Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

It was very relaxing massage, l really enjoyed the massage with my partner in the same room. Highly recommending for couples.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank isurifernando
Reviewed October 25, 2018

Being a Rotorua resident I have enjoyed the mini spa package over many years with my visitors, but this time was very disappointing! THe massages were good tho fairly ineffective and the pedicure was ok until interrupted for a practice fire alarm, dressed in half-sized...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 18, 2018

Had a mini spa package $115 for a massage, mini pedicure, use of spa, pool and sauna and a glass or juice or bubbles and some canapés. Treatments were fabulous. Love the place and how good I felt after. The only thing they didn't get...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

We attended a conference in Rotorua and a trip to Wai Ora Spa was recommended by one of the local delegates We opted for the mini spa treatment and all I can say is “ amazing “ We enjoyed the outdoor spa prior to wonderful...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tongil
Reviewed April 29, 2018

We booked in for a one-hour traditional mirimiri massage, which was wonderful. Very well trained and skilful massage therapists, nice atmosphere and music (using local Maori music), and overall an excellent massage that left us both feeling relaxed and restored. We followed on with a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Sue B
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful hour in the hands of a highly skilled massage therapist. Quiet, peaceful and just the right pressure. She kept checking as we progressed. From the soles of my feet to the final head, neck and face massage she found all my sore spots and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank debboland-vernon
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

Looking for a relaxing getaway, with wonderful and friendly service, where your little ones can enjoy the hot and cold pools. Not to mention the spoils in the rooms. Had one of our best family vacay here.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Moemienah
Reviewed July 9, 2017

We came here for lunch as part of a deal with Hells Gate and weren't disappointed. We arrived early and they were very accommodating and friendly. The food was amazing, we all wanted to lick our plates clean. Decor is a bit old fashioned and...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Janet H
Reviewed April 9, 2017

Great location enjoy fantastic view by the lake, excellent food both decoration and taste, very friendly staff with helping hands.

Date of experience: April 2017
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