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Hastings, New Zealand
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36 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked a two bedroom unit and just loved the kitchen and the space. We just wanted to relax and we could in this room. We used the upstairs bedroom and had the most comfy bed ever I have had staying away, thanks for making it awesome Ocean. My only critisim is the tv could of been bigger.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

Generally poor and not reflective of the website description. The Internet access was good but that's where it stopped. The wardrobe had a strong aroma of sulphur which would have permeated any clothes put in there. Additionally no hangers and of the four provided 2 were for women's attire and 1 was hugely bent out of shape. The cold tap... More 

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Corvallis, Oregon
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7 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

The room itself was okay--shabby but clean. The kitchen was well appointed. The price wasn't bad. The room was hot and there was only a fan--no AC. But, the reason for the low review is because of the owner. I asked for an additional coffee packet and he refused to give me one. My daughter asked to buy one and... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

Budget Motel, Our room was clean and tidy King Bed was comfortable. The rest of our Family had a family room with Double Bed and Single Bed. They said their bed was very hard and uncomfortable. They were very close to the main road and did not sleep well as it was very noisy with trucks going past frequently all... More 

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Regensburg, Germany
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23 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016

Due to the presentation on the web we Chose this place for a 1-night stay. Bad choice. Had boooked a differnt room and were aked to pay 10 dollars extra to get this room instead of an even worse choice. Very primitive facilities, dirty spa you would not want to touch. Bed was a nightmare. For the same price we... More 

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Thank WolfJosef
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our two night stay at the hotel. The host was very welcoming & helpful towards us. We had a lovely spa pool that we really enjoyed. Nice & quiet too. Our only downside was that the cleaner had come into our room after seconds of knocking on the door. We were not impressed. Other than that great hotel.

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Thank Leqend M
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016

We stayed one night in this Motel on our fleeting visit to Rotorua. It was well priced, clean and comfortable. The location was excellent for visiting the tourist attractions the next day. From our room we could see steam rising from the geysers across the road. (Not saying it was a beautiful view but it was interesting). The welcome was... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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26 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

We only had one night at this motel but were very impressed with the service and the standard of accommodation. We had a detached unit which had two bedrooms, a lounge, kitchen and bathroom. There was also a small garden to the rear of the unit with table and chairs. The bedrooms were a good size, one with king size... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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46 reviews
31 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for two nights. Our check in to check out ran smoothly. We had a studio, no kitchen however we had a hot tub and a private outside area. We did not notice any traffic noise. Overall it was a very nice stay. The man who checked us in was lovely & the domestic staff... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2016

We were assigned unit 1 that is closest to Sala Street, and this was a significant factor affecting our stay. There is heavy traffic moving along Sala Street at all hours of the day and night. When heavy trucks went past, you could feel the vibrations in the floor, The weather was very warm at the time, and because there... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible 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
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy a warm welcome at the Birchwood Spa Motel. Studio, one and two bedroom spa units, townhouses with own garaging, close to thermal attractions, 2.5kms from town centre. Studios offer tea/toast making facilities, other units have well equipped kitchens. Qualmark Four Star rating. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Birchwood Spa Motel

Address: 6 Sala Street | Po Box 6107, Rotorua, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range: $80 - $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Birchwood Spa Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 17
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Also Known As:
Birchwood Hotel Rotorua
Hotel Style:
#43 Luxury Hotel in Rotorua
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