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Bella Vista Motel

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#19 of 93 Hotels in Rotorua
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Kingston, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an interesting town, Rotorua, and how wonderful to be welcomed by Dennis and Sirin, who have just taken over this Bellavista a month ago. Full of friendly enthusiasm they take us in. At our very first reservation in New Zealand we did not know that Bellavista was a chain, and we have now been following the Bellavista thread through...

1Thank Marion W
Basehor, Kansas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Comfortable motel at a good price with an enthusiastic and helpful owner. It was just far enough from the city center to be quiet and reasonably priced, but only a ten minute walk from downtown. I think we got a great deal.

Thank NottheMama123
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Dennis and Sirin were practically waiting for us in the parking lot when we arrived, and Dennis greeted us with a smile and an amazing amount of knowledge of Rotorua. His help made it so easy to find our way around the city and saved us a lot of stress getting our bearings. Because of his help we managed to...

Thank Janice W
Fort William, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

This is one of a chain of reasonably priced motels located across New Zealand. The Motel units are spotlessly clean and although small they are perfectly adequate. It is well positioned for taking in the sights of Rotorua and surrounds either on foot, in the car or indeed as a pick up point from some of the main attractions. The...

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Redcliffe, Australia
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Our hosts, Dennis and Sirin went out of their way to be welcoming and helpful. The motel is well situated within walking distance of a geothermal park with free public access, which was our first experience of the bubbling water and mud. The motel was a great base from which to tour the area and we very much appreciated the...

Thank Heather C
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 24 February 2017

The owner was very welcoming and helped us with solving our rental car problem. The rooms and bathrooms were decently sized but very clean. And the location of the motel is also very close to the city as well as the Polynesian Spa. I highly recommend travellers to stay here during their visit!

1Thank Julie L
Middletown, Delaware
Reviewed 22 February 2017

New owners Dennis and Sirin welcomed us upon arrival and made sure we were comfortable. They wanted to make sure our stay was as perfect as possible. The room was clean and comfortable and the kitchen was supplied enough so that we could cook breakfast and dinner. The hotel is directly across the street from a park with mud pools...

Thank Suzanne B
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We used the Bella Vista as our launching point for many different trips around the area. The service was great, room was clean, and was nice and quiet at night so we could sleep well. We used the kitchen quite a lot while we were there, breakfasts and dinners. The bathroom was clean and water pressure fantastic. A great stay!

Thank Marshall H
Reviewed 16 February 2017

I have been more than pleased with Bella Vista Motel. The hosts are amazing and couldn't do enough for you when it comes to planning what to do. The Motel was comfortable and was situated within walking distance from the town. A must stay.

Thank Annette F
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

This hotel had just been purchased by new owners and they were very attentive. It is clear they have many improvements in mind. They were quick to fix a broken fixture in our bathroom. The room itself was well laid out and had all we needed but the bathroom was a little dated. The road noise was quiet loud as...

Thank Brenna L

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  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Bella Vista Motel

Address: 94-98 Lake Road, Rotorua, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
Price Range: RM383 - RM647 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bella Vista Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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Hotel Style:
#4 Green Hotel in Rotorua
#8 Business Hotel in Rotorua
#17 Luxury Hotel in Rotorua
#17 Romantic Hotel in Rotorua
#20 Family Hotel in Rotorua
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“choose a room with a regular door. This means that there are more windows.”
marionw454, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“top floor away from the road traffice”
cassidymarty, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Any room is good”
chaptokos, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“quieter floor”
bluerose2016, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms I believe are great”
Lynd4, 29 May 2016 | Read review
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