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Papakura, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The hotel front presents a good picture. ..good reception ..clean facilities. .very warm. .had to cool the room down. Remember rotorua does stink ..in general was ok. .our toilet door won't lock. The breakfast was good. ..good selection. Only one sky sport was available and no other choice was available ...is not 5 star as claimed. ..TV needed tuning as... More 

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Auckland
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123 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed for one night on Easter Sunday, on our way home from a wedding in Kawerau. We used Air NZ airpoints to pay for the room. The hotel is down the Whakarewarewa end of Fenton St. It is not on the lake, but with a car that is no issue, the lake is not far. It is nicely appointed... More 

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Thank AnonymousAuckland
DistinctionHotels, General Manager at Distinction Rotorua Hotel & Conference Centre, responded to this review

Kia Ora AnonymousAuckland, thank you for staying with us on your Honeymoon. It's nice to read we helped make in memorable. I do hope you will come and stay some time in the future and maybe try out one of more of our four restaurants and bars. More 

Thames Coast
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59 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we had a great stay at the Distinction Hotel. Room was very comfortable with adjustable heating and fresh air. Beds were great and TV had a full range of channels and was easy to figure out. (it took no figuring out) Only minor complaint was the lighting - it was a bit of a dark room for one, and for... More 

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Thank tematabay
DistinctionHotels, General Manager at Distinction Rotorua Hotel & Conference Centre, responded to this review

Thank you tematabay, your comments on the lights has been taken on board, we appreciate you taking the time to place this feedback. Great to read your stay was enjoyable and we hope you will visit us again soon. More 

New Plymouth, New Zealand
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Used a GrabOne Deal, grabbed two nights, faultless - fantastic friendly personable staff, nothing was a bother, great room, So recommend the High Tea in the Pavilon and Mr Yakitori restaurant...YUMMY and breakfast was great. Had a cool kids programme while we were there, so got to chill and relax in the bar and the kids practically lived in the... More 

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Thank 3jacqui27
DistinctionHotels, General Manager at Distinction Rotorua Hotel & Conference Centre, responded to this review

Great to read 3jacqui27 that you got to relax and enjoy your holiday with the family. There is plenty for everyone here at Distinction and we hope you will visit us again in the future. More 

Dodge City, Kansas
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106 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delightful property with heated pool, steam grottos, jacuzzi, and sauna. Bed was super comfy and staff was happy to meet our needs. Great breakfast and available High Tea. On site bar and restaurants.

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Thank MargaretB1
DistinctionHotels, General Manager at Distinction Rotorua Hotel & Conference Centre, responded to this review

Thank you MargaretB1 for coming to stay with us and taking the time to place some feedback. We do hope you made good use of the hotel facilities and relaxed and enjoyed yourself. Great to read the team looked after you. We hope to see you again next time. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing time at the hotel. I can't get over how amazing all the staff, including the hotel manager, were with us and especially my daughter who adored interacting with them all. The breakfast buffet was delicious, hotel was lovely and clean. We can't wait to go back again

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Thank Tara M
DistinctionHotels, General Manager at Distinction Rotorua Hotel & Conference Centre, responded to this review

Your daughter is too cute for words Tara M. Thank you for coming to stay with us, great to read the team looked after you and you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you and the family back again sometime soon. More 

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19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Greta location! Don't look for a hotel near lake Rotorua. We went in June (winter) but the bugs were out of control, so I can only imagine getting worse in the summer. This hotel is on the main street and a comfortable 15 min walk to the big lake. On the other hand the hotel has a great location to... More 

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Thank Yana M
DistinctionHotels, General Manager at Distinction Rotorua Hotel & Conference Centre, responded to this review

Great to read you enjoyed your stay Yana M. We are a hidden gem with lots on offer with 4 restaurants and bars, heated pool, Jacuzzi and grotto's. We hope you'll visit us again on your next trip to Rotorua. More 

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13 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived from Melbourne (AUS) and i muat say, thenservice we have received has been something else. Amazing staff, Kris the duty mananger went above & beyond for us to enjoy our stay the moment we arrived. Amanda the bar staff member had been so friendly & helpful each and every visit down to the bar. Well worth the stay,... More 

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Thank mareebourke
DistinctionHotels, General Manager at Distinction Rotorua Hotel & Conference Centre, responded to this review

Maree, thank you for your kind words regarding our team. It's fabulous to read the team looked after you during your visit and made it memorable for you. THank you for choosing to stay with us at Distinction. More 

Palmerston North, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

From the time we walked through the door we received exceptional service, the staff exceeded our expectation. They upgraded us to a deluxe room. We asked about bike storage and we where blown away with the facilities they had for mountIn bikes. I shed with lockers, bike washing facility service plus more. 5 minute ride to the entrance to the... More 

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Thank Hilrossiter
DistinctionHotels, General Manager at Distinction Rotorua Hotel & Conference Centre, responded to this review

Thank you Hilrossiter, great to read that someone is making the best use of our terrific facilities for bikes. We are quiet proud of our lock up, best in town. And as you say on the door step of the Redwoods and bikers tracks. See you and your bike again soon we hope. More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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30 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

This hotel was great value & in a really handy location for my family to use as a base for our Christmas holiday. Located just as you arrive into Rotorua there is ample parking & it's not right in the city centre so not too noisy & the road behind the hotel isn't too busy. Staff were always helpful &... More 

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DistinctionHotels, General Manager at Distinction Rotorua Hotel & Conference Centre, responded to this review

Kia Ora Dinhfamily19, than kyou for your comments from your stay. Great to read the kids enjoyed themselves and made use of our facilities, did they try the kids games room we have in operation over holidays? We hope you'll come back and visit again soon. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Distinction Rotorua Hotel & Conference Centre

Address: 390 Fenton Street | PO Box 983, Rotorua 3201, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range: $96 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Distinction Rotorua Hotel & Conference Centre 4*
Number of rooms: 133
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Distinction Rotorua Hotel And Conference Centre
Distinction Hotel Rotorua
Hotel Style:
#25 Luxury Hotel in Rotorua
#32 Romantic Hotel in Rotorua
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