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Aura Accommodation

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“free bikes”(20 reviews)
“eat street”(60 reviews)
“great location”(56 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Suites
Kitchenette
Spa
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Breakfast
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
3 Star Hotel
Congratulations. You've stumbled upon something pretty special. Located in the heart of city, this little gem is within a block of the central Rotorua ‘Must Do’ attractions – the lakefront, ‘Eat Streat,’ Sulphur Point, Kuirau Park and Government Gardens. Whatever pace you choose to...
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Location and contact
1078 Whakaue Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
6 km to Rotorua Airport
92 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Just magic for me and two teenage boys. Pool fabulous could not get boys out.. bikes a wonderful treat, walk to restaurants, park with fun, Loved my stay, Grumpy Grandma!! so close to walk to attractions staff just so helpful. Met other very nice folk...More

Thank pepsii111
Response from AuraAccom, Guest Relations Manager at Aura AccommodationResponded 2 days ago

Hi pepsii111, Thanks for the great review. It no magic here, just hard work to ensure all our guests have an amazing experience. Thanks again, Nick

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stayed for 4 nights with young family. Staff got to know us all well. The ‘recommendations from the locals’ board was extremely helpful in planning our days and staff were delighted to discuss this with us and make a booking if we wanted. Rooms had...More

Thank Nelly_Chiz
Response from AuraAccom, Front Office Manager at Aura AccommodationResponded 2 days ago

Hi Nelly_Chiz, Thanks for the awesome review. It is awesome when we have young families around, they really bring the energy to our place. We do have lots to offer here at Aura and in Rotorua for 4 days is never enough. Enjoy the last...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Last minute decision to grab the kids and shoot down to Rotorua. Toss up between staying at the usual international brand 4+ star Hotel with avg. reviews or the Aura 3 star with great reviews. So glad we chose the Aura! Just shows what a...More

Thank Ian W
Response from AuraAccom, Front Office Manager at Aura AccommodationResponded 2 days ago

Hi Ian W, Thanks for the awesome review, you really have got us all blushing here. You certain sum up what we are all about here, a really welcoming, personalized and fun experience, attention to the small details (or as you put it, 'folding towels...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stayed at Aura for three nights and had a great stay. The heated pool was a total bonus for our family - we swam every day! Great central location. Friendly service which gave the whole place a relaxed and welcoming feel. We wouldn’t hesitate...More

Thank Sophjt
Response from AuraAccom, Front Office Manager at Aura AccommodationResponded 2 days ago

Hi Sophjt, Thanks for the comments. It is such a great feeling when exceed our guests expectations. The pool is a real crowd please, no surprises you and the family were in it all three days. Enjoy the last day of school holidays, Nick

Reviewed 6 days ago

Our third time staying at Aura, and blown away again at how friendly the staff are, and how clean and tidy the rooms and grounds are. Great location to all the attractions and cafes, restaurants. So many things for the kids and adults to use,...More

Thank Janine L
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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$91 - US$227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Rotorua
#24 Family Hotel in Rotorua
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$91 - US$227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Rotorua
#24 Family Hotel in Rotorua
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (79)
Room & Suite (17)
Pool & Beach (10)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Questions & Answers
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Pipo2968
22 July 2018|
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Response from chrishA9211YO | Reviewed this property |
Beds are firm, but not too firm! The outdoor steamer could be good for the trout, maybe?
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Jimmy O
8 June 2018|
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Response from AuraAccom | Property representative |
Hi Jimmy O, we only have AC in the 2 Bedroom Superior Unit. If people do feel uncomfortable with the heat it is generally through February, December is not an issue
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Room Tips
"The room with the private spa is great!"
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"Location is Quiet, Stylish & Very comfortable, Extremely handy to everything you need, & Great for..."
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"Ask for the configuration you'd like (singles or queen in the bedroom)"
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"The second floor rooms have a view of the lake/park. There are many rooms with three beds for families."
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