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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Thankyou to Mike and his team for a fantastic week in Rotorua. The rooms were immaculately cleaned each day. Kids had s ball in the outside private spa. Beds really comfortable and staff always delightful. As a family of 6 we would definately stay here again.

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Arad County, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The staff was fantastic, very friendly and helpful. They offered good recommendations for restaurants and tourist-y stuff. The room was very spacious and we had our own private Jacuzzi. They had free Wifi, unfortunately they did have some issues with it, but I think it was more of an issue with the provider rather than anything the hotel itself could... More 

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Napier, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We are a family of 5 (3 teenagers) who stayed in a split level room at the Arista of Rotorua. We highly recommend this motel and we will definitely be returning. We were there when a southerly blast came through and the rooms were lovely and warm, a haven from the chilly temperatures outside. The rooms are very comfortable, welcoming... More 

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1 Thank kiriaxe
Mike and Annema... G, Front Office Manager at Arista of Rotorua, responded to this review

Hi There Kiriaxe, Thank you for your lovely review! We thoroughly enjoyed your family stay :) The thermal heating is such a bonus after walking in on those chilly nights and last week in Rotorua it was mighty chilly!! It is nice to read such a thoughtful review and we are glad that you had such a good time with... More 

Chennai
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46 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great hotel. Friendly owner Mike is always there to assist you. The rooms are spacious. Good beds and AV facilities. Attitude of the staff is great. Guess it flows from the owner whose only motive is to keep guest happy.

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Thank srini3000
Mike and Annema... G, Front Office Manager at Arista of Rotorua, responded to this review

Hi Srini3000, Thank you for your review! Its always nice to get such positive feedback, we are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us here at the Arista. We look forward to seeing you next time you are back in Rotorua, Warm Regards, Emma More 

Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great accomodation and amazing owner and staff. We have 2 little kids who thoroughly enjoyed the little playground provided and also the spa bath! Nothing was too much trouble for the staff. The attention to detail the cleaning staff had we also noticed. Highly recommend Arista of Rotorua but be sure to book direct with Arista to get an even... More 

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Mike and Annema... G, Front Office Manager at Arista of Rotorua, responded to this review

Hi there! Thank you for your awesome review! We are pleased you and your family enjoyed your stay with us. The spa's are an added bonus at the end of a long day adventuring a good chilled way to wind down. Thank you for noticing the awesome job our cleaners do, I will sure pass on your praises. Next time... More 

Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the second time we have stayed with the team at the Arista of Rotorua and this time like the last they have exceeded our expectations. The rooms were clean and well stocked and the spa is much appreciated bonus at the end of a action packed day. All the staff are fantastic to deal with and have alot... More 

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1 Thank Andrea T
Mike and Annema... G, Front Office Manager at Arista of Rotorua, responded to this review

Hi Andrea T, Not one awesome review but two! - Thank you so much for your kind words. We are delighted to know that you and your family had such a great stay with us here at the Arista!! We are more then happy to help and share our local knowledge with you so your time in Rotorua is one... More 

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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good hotel. The staff and owners are very courteous, friendly and helpful. The property is clean and well equipped. We stayed overnight in one of the loft rooms which was quiet and comfortable. Remember to ask for advice from the reception staff if you have questions about attractions etc.

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Mike and Annema... G, Front Office Manager at Arista of Rotorua, responded to this review

Hi Shekeeb S! Thank you for taking your time to write this review :) We are glad to know that your time at the Arista was a good one! It was a pleasure to have you stay and we look forward to having you back again! Take care, Best Wishes, Emma More 

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24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was great value for money accommodation located nice and handy on the main strip of Rotorua. The units are very spacious. The one we had had its a spa - bliss! I think we were in Unit 10 which was nice and private. I wouldn't recommend the loft unit if you have a toddler as the stairs could be... More 

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Mike and Annema... G, Front Office Manager at Arista of Rotorua, responded to this review

Hi Nedine, Wow, awesome review! Thank you!!! Room 10 is great isn't it, tucked away in it's own corner so you can enjoy your time away, the spa makes it all the more better when its time to chill out at the end of a long day :) We are glad that you enjoyed your stay here with us and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We traveled with a large group to Rotorua for a conference. We had two rooms at the Arista. Mike the owner was spectacular! Our first trip to New Zealand and made us feel very welcome. We had a king with 4 singles ( maybe 3) Everything is Geo-thermal heating so the water was super hot for shower. Had a great... More 

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Thank Nikki S
Mike and Annema... G, Front Office Manager at Arista of Rotorua, responded to this review

Hi Nikki S, Awesome Review, pretty much sums this place up in a few words! How awesome is the Thermal it is a god send especially in the mist of Rotorua's chilly winter, after a day of conferencing the spas would of been a great wind down. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hopefully see you the next... More 

Birmingham, UK
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40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

This was a huge room with the bedroom area on a mezzanine. Large lounge, eating area and kitchenette. Outside was a little courtyard with the hot top. The room was quiet and clean and the hotel was in a good location - you could walk down into the town along wide pavements (this would take 20 minutes or so) or... More 

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Mike and Annema... G, Front Office Manager at Arista of Rotorua, responded to this review

Hi Liney1966, Thank you for your review! We are so glad you had a wonderful stay! :) The rooms are such a great size which cater for almost everyone - which is great when you are away from home! The location is really good, we are so close to many of Rotoruas tourist attractions which means as a tourist it... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
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  • Hot Tub
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Do you want SPACE? Try us, we're the largest Units in Rotorua! Sleeping 1-8, they all have Kitchenettes, private spa pools, thermally heated, 2 TVs, DVD player and free DVD hire for family units. We have a bus stop at our door step. We are just a kilometre from town, and if you want to be really looked after while you visit Rotorua, stay with us! Qualmark 4.5 Star rating. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Arista of Rotorua

Address: 296 Fenton Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand (Formerly Cedar Lodge Motel)
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range: $112 - $254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Arista of Rotorua 4.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Arista Of Rotorua Hotel Rotorua
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#2 Family Hotel in Rotorua
#2 Spa Hotel in Rotorua
#3 Luxury Hotel in Rotorua
#5 Business Hotel in Rotorua
#5 Romantic Hotel in Rotorua
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