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VR Rotorua Lake Resort

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Auckland
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54 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Going back again in March 2017 for 2 weeks. Beautiful surroundings. Lots of lovely places to visit locally without having to go to Rotorua. 2 Bedrooms, full kitchen, 2 bathrooms. Dining room. Hot pools available by hotel boat.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in the 2 bedroom timeshare apartment.Lovely outlook to the lake. The apartment we were in had been newly painted on the inside. The downstairs shower very tight if you are large. As there were 4 adults and two children it would have been good to have some extra cutlery, plates and hand towels. You can get a takeaway... More 

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Admittidely I managed to gain a room as a late booking for a good price but regardless I would still return. The location was perfect with a lake view from the room, high quality amenities, and comfortable bed. Staff were helpful and accommodating.

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1 Thank aaront138
vivek s, General Manager at VR Rotorua Lake Resort, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, I am so pleased you enjoyed your short stopover with us as we enjoyed looking after you. Thank you for your review of our property and your positive comments on our friendly and helpful staff. Looking forward to welcome you again in near future. Regards, Vivek More 

Adelaide, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a clean quiet Hotel with Great staff, reception made our bookings for shows easy and made us felt welcomed. Good location for easy access to and from Motel The bed was good to sleep in shower was easy to use and good hot water Thanks Yogi

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1 Thank jjc2006
vivek s, General Manager at VR Rotorua Lake Resort, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We are very glad to hear that you had a very positive experience! We pride ourselves on our friendly and efficient staff, so it is wonderful to hear that they assisted in making your stay even more enjoyable. Please stay in touch with us and we look... More 

Auckland
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a lovely stay here. The customer service and the room were both excellent. The breakfast was really nice too. This is the ideal location fora nice relaxing weekend. We will definitely come back again.

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1 Thank Gail624
vivek s, General Manager at VR Rotorua Lake Resort, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for taking time to write a review for us. All of these information will be very useful for our future guests. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay and we hope to welcome you back to the Resort when you are in Rotorua. We wish you all the best for the future!... More 

Whakatane, New Zealand
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We absolutely loved our stay here. The rooms a beautiful and the setting is just magic. The staff a really helpful and there is a range of activities to do. Breakfast was an added bonus. The kids loved it as there was so much space and a tennis court and playground.

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Thank Leigh C C
vivek s, General Manager at VR Rotorua Lake Resort, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your review. Our property is certainly unique, that is what we are most proud of. We take immense pleasure in being able to serve our guests every day and enjoy what we do. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Regards, Vivek More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly staff, nice restaurant but a little pricey We booked King lake view room Very warm in room, walls very thin so can hear neighbours, pathetic hairdryer, bed was two single beds pushed together and pillows very uncomfortable, outside some maintenance required Decor inside nice and couldn't fault staff attendance Probably wouldn't return

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Thank maria m
vivek s, General Manager at VR Rotorua Lake Resort, responded to this review

Dear Maria, Thank you for taking time to review our service and hotel. The staff were delighted at your compliments. I have shared your concerns with Food and Beverage manager. All our rooms have air-conditioning, so glad you were able to stay warm. While you liked our hotel, it is sad to note that our split beds and pillows were... More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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177 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

Made a booking on Wotif , couldnt believe the pricing so wasnt expecting much, but overall was pleasantly surprised Upstairs room all warmed up and lights on when i arrived Very neat and tidy obviously they have maintained the premises well , including all passageways Very quiet wouldnt have known other people were staying , no noise from passageways Only... More 

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vivek s, General Manager at VR Rotorua Lake Resort, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing VR Rotorua Lake Resort for your recent stay. I am delighted to know that you had a wonderful experience from the time you checked in and have taken with you the wonderful memories of your stay. We look forward to having you stay with us once again. Regards, Vivek More 

Atlantic Beach, Florida
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14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

When we arrived we were given an upgrade to a lake view room. It made for beautiful views of the water and sunrise. The beds were very comfortable and the staff was very friendly and helpful. We had breakfast included in our stay, and it was well worth it! Eggs were cooked to order and there were plenty of selections... More 

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Thank Cindy A
vivek s, General Manager at VR Rotorua Lake Resort, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for your kind review. Such an opinion is a reward for us and gives us a great motivation for further work. The most important news for us is that your stay was a very successful and left so positive memories. We hope to welcome you back again soon. Regards, Vivek More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

We stayed for two nights with the kids and were delighted with the VR Rotorua. The rooms were lovely with a sunning view straight out over the lake. Breakfast was great and the staff couldn't have been nicer or more helpful. The kids loved the pool and spa area and the giant chess board on the lawn! Would recommend happliy... More 

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vivek s, General Manager at VR Rotorua Lake Resort, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for giving us the perfect rating and for recommending our Resort to other travellers. I am sure our entire team enjoyed catering to your needs as much as you enjoyed your stay. Thank you and look forward to seeing you soon! Regards, Vivek More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the exclusive suburb of Okawa Bay, Mourea on the beautiful shores of Lake Rotoiti is a unique & classy hotel - The VR Rotorua Lake Resort.Just 15 minutes drive from central Rotorua, the VR Rotorua Lake Resort offers lodge style influenced accommodation options, designed to make a visit one of affordable luxury, combining high quality details with pleasure & fun. ... more   less 

Additional Information about VR Rotorua Lake Resort

Address: 366 State Highway 33 | Mourea, Rotorua 3704, New Zealand (Formerly Amora Lake Resort)
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range: $58 - $205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — VR Rotorua Lake Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 44
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#2 Top resorts Hotel in Rotorua
#9 Spa Hotel in Rotorua
#16 Family Hotel in Rotorua
#19 Luxury Hotel in Rotorua
#24 Romantic Hotel in Rotorua
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