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Fairy Springs Motel

#47 of 93 Hotels in Rotorua
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

Spaceous family units with all the necessary convenients for a good night's stay. Handy location to the Gondola as it's next door. This is not a motel for the picky traveler as it is a an older style motel and for those on a budget however I think that the owners have done a great job at providing great value... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

We spent just one night here, and it was fine, but we probably wouldn't go back. The room was dated, though pretty clean. The kitchenette was nice and even included an oven. One bad thing was that the heat was on a timer, so we could only turn it on for an hour at a time. Not especially convenient for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016 via mobile

Not fancy but very friendly reception, clean and well equipped room. Small kids play area. Big screen TV. Coffee maker with bag of real coffee and small carton fresh milk was appreciated. Can't fault it for location right next to Skyline.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016

Fantastic motel, very clean and tidy, and very close to the main attraction in Rotorua. Walking from motel, directly into Rotorua gondola is priceless. Next time we visit Rotorua, this motel will be our first choose. Strongly recommended.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

There are so many places to choose from in Rotorua. We chose Fairy Springs because the people there were so welcoming and the rooms were clean, with no fuss. This place is right beside Rotorua Skyline. We walked there. The manager also organized a courtesy bus for us to go to the Mitai Maori cent. Great stay thanks.

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Napier, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2016

We stayed here for one night, the room was okay, what you'd expect for a motel of this price, shower didnt drain properly and you end up standing in your own washing water. handy location to the gondola and luge, right next door.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2016

We moved here after having a bad experience with our previous night's accommodation. Location is amazing. Owner was really helpful and nice. The room is a goo size and the washrooms were very nice and clean. Is a bit more expensive than other motels around but totally worth it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016

We had two great nights. Very comfortable beds and warm greetings from the owner. Fresh milk every morning. Great cleanliness. safe environment . You can also ask for a spa pool key. the supplies for cooking and the amenities were really in good condition which is a plus.

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Thank Mehdi G
Mangere, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2016 via mobile

This was the right place for us. Service was absolute perfect. The owner of the place made sure we were well looked after and was also a great host and made our stay a warm and welcomed one. He would come every morning to check if we were ok and gave us really great ideas on where to go in... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

This is an older style motel and for this reason the rooms are more spacious than newer motels. The manager was extremely welcoming and willing to assist us in any way. I would highly recommend this motel to families in particular (we had 4 grand parents and 2 grandchildren so had 2x 2-room units which worked extremely well). It is... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
Things to do
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
8 Ground floor apartments in 2 typically kiwi timber buildings. All apartments are self contained with a full kitchen, bathroom & separate toilet. Very Spacious, Comfortable and Clean rooms in quiet peaceful surroundings. Good value & excellent location next to many of Rotorua's famous tourist attractions ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fairy Springs Motel

Address: 156 Fairy Springs Road | (State Highway 5), Rotorua 3015, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range: $62 - $93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Fairy Springs Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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