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Rotorua City Homestay

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Room & Suite (7)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We absolutely loved our stay. Mike and Peter were amazing hosts. They helped us with everything we needed and were incredibly flexible with preparing our breakfast very early in the morning. The room was clean, spacious and comfortable. The location was very convenient and close...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Clara L
Response from Mike-n-Peter, Owner at Rotorua City HomestayResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for this lovely review. We are so pleased you enjoyed our B&B and your time in Rotorua. We hope you'll come to New Zealand again some time and hope to have to opportunity to host you again so you can experience...More

Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

a fantastic stay at a wonderful b&b...our hosts peter and michael were the best, and had great suggestions of things to do... they were beyond accommodating and extremely helpful with any bookings we needed... a definite must stay, if you plan on visiting Rotorua...❤️

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank jportill69
Response from Mike-n-Peter, Owner at Rotorua City HomestayResponded November 10, 2017

Thank you very much for your review and nice words. Glad you had a nice stay. Hope to host you again sometime in the future.

Reviewed May 22, 2017

Rotorua City Home Stay. B & B. Well it also stands for “beautiful” and “brilliant”. My friend and I have just returned from a magnificent 7 day stay here at this property that could only be classed as the upper end of B & B’s....More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank Elaine H
Response from Mike-n-Peter, Owner at Rotorua City HomestayResponded May 23, 2017

Thank you very much for this review. "When people arrive as strangers but leave as friends", is an old saying, but in this case it's absolutely true. We enjoyed your company at our B&B and look forward to your next visit. Regards M&P

Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

We stayed at this nice B&B last week. Everything was very lovely. We walked easily to different places in town. Peter kindly did give us a ride to town one rainy morning. We were traveling with my sister and brother in-law. Mike had the door...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank tucsondesertrats
Reviewed November 29, 2016

Peter and Mike were great hosts and packed a huge amount of useful information in to the breakfast chat we had with them after a late arrival the night before. Better than all the usual run of the mill hotels/motels. Well recommended - and make...More

Date of stay: November 2016
Thank Chris2904
Response from Mike-n-Peter, Owner at Rotorua City HomestayResponded December 4, 2016

Thanks very much for your review. Glad you enjoyed your time here. We try to promote all of Rotorua's attractions evenly based on what we think the guest is interested in. In our view all the geothermal parks are unique in their own right and...More

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Our B&B has 2 well-appointed stylish rooms with dedicated bathrooms, tea and coffee making facilities, a TV and a mini-bar with a selection of drinks and snacks available. Guests are free to use the shared More lounge which has a distinct Balinese style decor and dining room and we have a sunny courtyard area and covered patio with a deluxe 5-person spa pool and sun-loungers. Free Wi-Fi. Daily complimentary breakfast is included in the tariff and consists of fresh fruit salad, yoghurt, cereals, toast and spreads as well as a cooked breakfast which varies daily. Breakfast is served at a time agreed to by all guests and is enjoyed together around the table with your hosts. Complementary transport to/from the airport or bus station is provided (if you let us know your flight number or bus carrier and times). Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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$112 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
$112 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Traveler (2)
Room & Suite (7)
Dining (5)
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"The above questions refer to hotels. In answer to all of the questions 10 out of 10 for Rotarua City..."
May 22, 2017
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"get the room with ensuite and acces to the garden and spa"
Jan 16, 2016
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"Room 2, even though has toilet across the hallway but it is private and bigger"
Sep 19, 2015
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"we actually preferred the triple for the 2 of us (with private bathroom outside the room) as it was larger."
Jan 27, 2015
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