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    The Backyard Inn

    60 Tarewa Road, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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    • Very good31%
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 183 reviews

    Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

    I enjoyed the pool and location but that's where the fun ends dirty shower smelly room and ran out of bacon at the buffet breakfast the price i guess was aright but we won't be going back any time soon.More

    1  Thank Carl M
    Response from treenm2014, Owner at The Backyard InnResponded 16 June 2017

    Hi Carl As I said on the Facebook page where you reviewed us as well - we came over immediately and cleaned your shower. You were here for a wedding and we offered free of charge accommodation for both nights to the couple that organised...More

    Reviewed 8 April 2017

    The location is perfect. The staff served us well and provided us with a lot of information and also some bonus vouchers. It is veryy comfortable to leave your car just infront of the door entrance of your room. Mostly recomended to provide free Wifi...More

    Thank Yair S
    Response from treenm2014, Owner at The Backyard InnResponded 16 June 2017

    Thanks for the great review. We are glad you enjoyed our place.

    Reviewed 8 March 2017

    Nice, small room facing a park. Older facility but clean. Nice restaurant, kitchen and lounge. Helpful, understanding staff. The best part was hanging out in the warm pool at night and meeting people while gazing at the Southern Cross.

    Thank vickicar2017
    Response from treenm2014, Owner at The Backyard InnResponded 16 June 2017

    Great review I am so glad you enjoyed our place.

    Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

    This place has nice facilities, but the night we stayed,people were very noisy until around 1am! The rooms are sparse,no TV,no fridge,etc...only shared kitchen facilities. If you want somewhere quiet,this isn't the place for you,it's just way too busy! The pool was nice though,the beds...More

    Thank Richard K
    Response from treenm2014, Owner at The Backyard InnResponded 16 June 2017

    I am sorry it was noisy mostly it is not noisey but I am glad you liked the chalet and the beds. Thank you

    Reviewed 18 February 2017

    Staff were friendly & helpful. Good quality & cheap priced Breakfast & Dinner. Everybody seemed to be enjoying there stay. Handy to have so many facilities on site. Unfortunately the weather didn't play the game, so never got to try the heated swimming pool. Maybe...More

    Thank Warren L
    Response from treenm2014, Owner at The Backyard InnResponded 16 June 2017

    Great review Warren I am glad you enjoyed yourself. Pool is great at this time of year.

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    • US$36 - US$54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Celia L
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    Response from Oliver G | Reviewed this property |
    It seems pretty good we had a clean ish room
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    "I haven't seen the lodges, those might be nicer"
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    "The chalet is definitely the way to go ours was quiet, early morn and late night swim"
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    "-Probably best to stay somewhere else!"
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    "Don't pick one"
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